A brief rundown of what’s happening at the Circle Cinema
OPENING SEPTEMBER 6
David Crosby: Remember My Name
Singer-songwriter David Crosby shares the challenges of his journey through music and life with unexpected candor in this critically-acclaimed documentary. Kicks off with opening night “Trivia & Vinyl” event. Rated R.
In the mountains of Macedonia, a woman whose beekeeping practices follow ancient traditions is upset when neighboring beekeepers move in, disregard her advice, and put the environmental balance at stake. The Sept. 8, 2 p.m. show has pre-and-post screening insights from Dane Strickland, Pres. Of Northeast Oklahoma Beekeepers Assc. Not Rated.
The Cat Rescuers
A documentary about volunteer activists in New York City who save and rescue abandoned cats off the street. Not Rated.
OPENING SEPTEMBER 13
Brittany Runs A Marathon
In an effort to improve her health and her life, a young woman makes a commitment to lose weight and run the New York City marathon. One of the feel-good movies of the Sundance Film Festival, it’s a breakout star performance for rising actress Jillian Bell. Rated R.
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice
Before her career was cut short by Parkinson’s disease, Linda Ronstadt was one of the most popular singer-songwriters of the 70s, and 80s. She recounts her journey from folk singer to rock queen in this documentary. Fellow singing legends like Bonnie Raitt, Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris, and Jackson Browne also contribute. Rated PG-13.
Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am
A new documentary about the “Beloved” author, who recently passed away, is screened, along with local writers and artists of Tulsa’s literary community who will gather for readings from Morrison’s works. (Thur. Sept. 5, 7 p.m.)
Graveyard Shift presents hops on the Keanussance bus with two 25th Anniversary screenings of this action movie classic starring Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock, and Dennis Hopper. (Fri. & Sat., Sept. 6 & 7, 10 p.m.)
Midsommar: Director’s Cut
Circle presents two special screenings of Ari Aster’s three-hour director’s cut for this summer’s art house horror sensation. (Fri. & Sat. Sept. 6 & 7, 10 p.m.)
Fleabag: NT Live
London’s National Theatre presents Phoebe Waller-Bridge in her one-woman show that inspired the hit TV series Fleabag. (Thurs. Sept. 12, 7 p.m.)
Robin Hood (1922)
Second Saturday Silents presents Douglas Fairbanks in this early screen adaptation of the heroic legend, in one of the biggest productions of its time. Live accompaniment provided by Bill Rowland on Circle Cinema’s original 1928 pipe organ. Adults $5, Children $2. (Sat. Sept. 14, 11 a.m.)
Three men who fight to maintain the spirit of Route 66 in this documentary. Panel follows with Michael Wallis (author, “Route 66: The Mother Road”), Ken Busby (Exec. Dir., Route 66 Alliance), and Rhys Martin (Pres., Oklahoma Route 66 Assc.). Tickets $10. (Sun. Sept. 15, 2 p.m.)
Circle celebrates Art House Theatre Day with this new nightmarish thriller from horror director Peter Strickland. A London divorcee’s search for a red dress leads her to a dark evil. Circle Cinema Members attend FREE. Pre-show “Fears & Beers” trivia with Jack Wood starts at 5:30 p.m. (Wed. Sept. 18, 7 p.m.)