Admit it: You want to blow of your bike ride/hike/picnic, escape the midsummer heat, and go hide out in a cool, dark theater for an afternoon of sci-fi.
Here’s what’s playing:
Special Limited Showing in Denver
Alien (Yes, Alien!): Wed, July 30th ONLY at the SIE Film Center in Denver
- Stick around for the discussion afterward with a real, live scientist
- Part of Denver Film Society’s Science Fiction Film Series
Now Showing in theaters
Snowpiercer: Everyone’s talking about this one…
Synopsis: The surviving members of humanity struggle to survive amidst a world covered in ice on a supertrain where the poor and the rich are constantly at odds in the English-language debut of filmmaker Bong Joon-ho (The Host). Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton and Jaime Bell star.
Lucy: Hopefully you like Scarlett Johansson enough to tolerate the “we only use 10% of our brains” crap
Synopsis: A woman is accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: There’s also a 3D version playing
Synopsis: A molecular biologist and his lab partner uncover startling evidence that could fundamentally change society as we know it and cause them to question their once-certain beliefs in science and spirituality.
Hercules: Also has a 3D version
Transformers: Age of Extinction
X-Men: Days of Future Past