August 29 - September 4
A molecular biologist’s study of the human eye points to evidence with far reaching implications about our scientific and spiritual beliefs.
Stars:Michael Pitt, Steven Yeun, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey
Genres:Drama | Sci-Fi
Rated R for some sexuality/nudity, and language
Run Time:107 min
SHOW TIMES: DAILY at 3:00 and 7:00
The discussion group on I ORIGINS will be lead by John Zukowski and his wife Kim Stahler. John is a journalist and author/writer and editor of the web site spiritualpopculture.com. Kim is a librarian at RACC and has given many food education talks throughout Berks County. Because of the Labor Day Holiday, the discussion will be held TUESDAY September 2 around 9:00pm after the 7:00pm showing
VENUS IN FUR (La Vénus à la fourrure)
Starts Friday September 5
An updated take on Leopold von Sacher-Masoch’s 1869 classic S&M novel, “Venus im Pelz,” which centers around the relationship between a dominatrix and her lap dog–and their subsequent series of encounters.
Stars:Emmanuelle Seigner, Mathieu Amalric
Director: Roman Polanski
Language:French | German
Run Time: 96 min
Tony Lucia, Reading Eagle critic, TV and Art Films columnist, Movie House blogger and copy editor, will lead the discussion on VENUS IN FUR after the 7:00pm show (about 8:50 pm) on Monday September 8
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 12
Michael (Liam Neeson) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning fiction author who has holed himself up in a hotel suite in Paris to finish his latest book. He recently left his wife, Elaine (Kim Basinger), and is having a tempestuous affair with Anna (Olivia Wilde), an ambitious young journalist who wants to write and publish fiction. At the same time, Scott (Adrien Brody), a shady American businessman, is in Italy to steal designs from fashion houses. Hating everything Italian, Scott wanders into the Café American” in search of something familiar to eat. There, he meets Monika (Moran Atias), a beautiful Roma woman, who is about to be reunited with her young daughter. When the money she has saved to pay her daughter’s smuggler is stolen, Scott feels compelled to help. They take off together for a dangerous town in Southern Italy, where Scott starts to suspect that he is the patsy in an elaborate con game. Julia (Mila Kunis), an ex-soap opera actress, is caught in a custody battle for her 6 year old child
Stars:Liam Neeson, Mila Kunis, Adrien Brody, Olivia Wilde, James Franco, Moran Atias, Maria Bello, Kim Basinger
Director; Paul Haggis
Rated R for language and some sexuality/nudity
Runtime: 137 min
SHOW TIMES: DAILY at 3:00 and 7:00
GoggleWorks will be holding its next discussion group Monday September 15 on the movie THIRD PERSON after the 7:00 pm showing. (around 9:20 pm). The discussion will be led by Dr. Harry L. Serio, co-chair of the Hidden River Film Initiative.
Rent the Theatre
While we do offer the GoggleWorks Theatre for rent, please note that availability is limited due to our own schedule, and we often cannot disrupt our programming to accommodate an outside event. Rentals are currently limited to "off-times", and are provided only at the discretion of GoggleWorks Theatre management. Proof of insurance coverage naming The GoggleWorks Theatre as an additional insured is required for all outside events.
The Theatre is suited to a wide variety of uses including concerts and other live performances, film screenings, conferences & business meetings, and private parties and weddings. The Theatre is outfitted with state-of-the-art projection and sound equipment.
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