This week in art-house cinema: a new look at the OKC bombing, and ‘Wayne’s World’ is 25
A new documentary about the Murrah Building bombing, a “Wayne’s World” anniversary screening and Robert De Niro tries to be funny in this week’s art-house cinema presentations.
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“The Comedian”: A look at the life of a stand-up comic features Robert De Niro in the starring role. Co-starring Leslie Mann, Danny De Vito, Patti Lupone, Harvey Keitel and more. A 7 p.m. Friday showtime includes an introduction by Tulsa’s Comedy Parlor.
“Oklahoma City”: This new PBS “American Experience” documentary based on the 1995 bombing, fresh off a debut at the Sundance Film Festival, comes to Circle Cinema with a special showing including a Q-and-A with journalist Ben Fenwick, who covered the bombing and the trial and who appears in the documentary, following a 7:30 p.m. Friday screening.
Chamber Music Tulsa/Tulsa Girls Art School event: a free concert by members of the Aeolus Quartet will take place in the Circle’s Gallery, where Art School students will be painting, at 11 a.m. Saturday. This event is part of Chamber Music Tulsa’s Beethoven Winter Festival.
Tulsa Math Club/Navajo Math Circles: This special event is set for 6:30 p.m. Monday, with guest speaker Tatiana Shubin following the film.
“Wayne’s World” 25th anniversary: These anniversary screenings are set for 7:15 p.m. Tuesday at Cinemark Tulsa and Cinemark Broken Arrow.
“Sabrina”: The classic Audrey Hepburn movie screens at 2 p.m. Sunday and 2 and 7 p.m. Wednesday at Cinemark Tulsa.
“Yu Gi Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions”: A 2016 animated film with an original story, from the Japanese animated movie franchise. Showtimes are set for 12:30 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Monday at Starworld 20.
“Nenu Local”: This Telegu action-romance from India opens Friday at Cinemark Tulsa.
See next week’s wide-release movie early: Showtimes are set for previews of movies including “The Lego Batman Movie” as early as 5 p.m. and “Fifty Shades Darker” as early as 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, at Tulsa-area theaters.