This week in art-house cinema: a film-festival preview, zombies, ‘E.T.’ and boxing
A film-festival preview, zombies, “E.T.” and boxing are on the menu for specialty events on Tulsa-area movie screens this week.
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“Mother!”: This psychodrama from filmmaker Darren Aronofsky (“Black Swan”) stars Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem as a troubled couple.
“The Wedding Plan”: This romantic comedy about a jilted bride who refuses to cancel her wedding plays as a preview film ahead of October’s Oklahoma Jewish Film Festival at the Circle.
“Prince of Darkness”: Filmmaker John Carpenter’s 1987 supernatural horror-zombie flick gets the “Graveyard Shift” treatment in the Circle’s 10 p.m. Friday-Saturday shifts.
“Rooted in Peace”: For World Peace Day, this documentary plays at 7 p.m. Thursday, and a discussion will follow the film.
“E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial”: A classics series continues with showings of the Steven Spielberg favorite playing at 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday at Cinemark Tulsa.
“Canelo vs. GGG”: A pair of middleweight titans face off — Gennady Golovkin against Canelo Alvarez — on this card of live boxing. Showing at 7 p.m. Saturday at Cinemark Tulsa.