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VIRTUAL FEATURE OF THE WEEK

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Jean Cocteau Cinema has partnered with distributors to provide a virtual cinema experience offering new release arthouse films and restored classics.

Virtual Screenings

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An enthralling documentary about the dark side of the Las Vegas economy, Money Machine exposes Sin City’s darkest secrets… including its culpability in this country’s deadliest shooting. See More

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A long-awaited follow up to Munch’s acclaimed 2011 Sundance film Letters From the Big Man, THE 11TH GREEN stars CAMPBELL SCOTT (House of Cards, Roger Dodger) as a journalist who uncovers the truth behind the mythology of President Eisenhower’s long-alleged involvement in extraterrestrial events. See More

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The Jean Cocteau Cinema presents “WBCN and The American Revolution.”Rent and screen this award-winning documentary and help support the Jean Cocteau Cinema at this critical time! The film is available for online rental and screening for $10.00 for a three-day rental. See More

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Seventeen-year-old Franz journeys to Vienna to apprentice at a tobacco shop. There he meets Sigmund Freud (Bruno Ganz, “Wings of Desire”, “Downfall”), a regular customer, and over time the two very different men form a singular friendship. See More

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A locked-room mystery with a twist: A slickly successful businessman wakes up next to his dead lover and becomes the chief suspect. His defense lawyer’s never lost a case, but can even she help him? See More

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Lise (16 years old) is accused of murdering her best friend. As the trial starts, her parents stand right by her side. But once her secret life is revealed in court, the truth becomes indistinguishable.

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Jean Cocteau Cinema presents Quarantine Cat Film Festival. Amateur filmmakers from around the world filmed their beloved cats during COVID-19stay-at-home orders. This compilation reel brings together the cutest, funniest, bravest, and most loving of these videos, exclusively filmed during the pandemic. See More

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A glimpse at the stories and songs locked away in our nation’s prisons. A unique rehabilitation effort in a Virginia jail encourages inmates to write and record original music. Four men collaborate to produce an album with Grammy-winner Speech Thomas (Arrested Development). These artists must confront the traumas of their past, and the music becomes the key to unlocking a new chapter in their lives. See More

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Guy-Blaché’s career came to an abrupt end, and she and the 1000 films that bore her name were largely forgotten. Pamela B. Green’s energetic film is both a tribute and a detective story, tracing the circumstances by which this extraordinary artist faded from memory and the path toward her reclamation. Narration by Jodie Foster. See More

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In a remote Icelandic town, an off-duty police chief (a chilling Ingvar Sigurdsson, who received Cannes’ Critics’ Week award for Best Actor for his performance) begins to suspect a local man of having had an affair with his late wife, who died in a tragic accident two years earlier.   See More

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Auguste Topaze (Peter Sellers), a poor but proud French schoolmaster, loses his job after he refuses to alter the failing grades of one of students. Seizing the opportunity to exploit his honesty, actress Suzy Courtois (Nadia Gray) convinces her lover, the corrupt city council member Castel Benac (Herbert Lom), to hire Topaze as a managing director for one of his shady businesses. See More

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The acclaimed feature film debut of writer/director Emily Cohn, CRSHD tells a hilarious, unique story about navigating the messy ups and downs of life and love in the age of social media. See More

Featured Books

  • Pre-Order | A Storm of Swords: The Illustrated Edition

    By George R. R. Martin

    Signed Hardcover

    Pre-order now before the Nov 3, 2020 release!

    A gorgeous illustrated edition of the third book in the beloved A Song of Ice and Fire series, for fans of HBO’s Game of Thrones

    The twentieth-anniversary celebration of George R. R. Martin’s landmark saga continues with this beautifully illustrated special edition of the third book in the series. With twenty-five all-new illustrations in both color and black-and-white from acclaimed artist Gary Gianni—who also illustrated A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms—this modern classic takes on a truly timeless feel sure to delight its legion of fans.

    $50.00
  • Ready Player One

    Ernest Cline

    Signed Hardcover

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Now a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg.

    “Enchanting . . . Willy Wonka meets The Matrix.”—USA Today • “As one adventure leads expertly to the next, time simply evaporates.”—Entertainment Weekly

    A world at stake. A quest for the ultimate prize. Are you ready?

    $29.00
  • Starport

    Graphic Novel signed by Raya Golden and George R. R. Martin

    2020 Locus Award Nominee in Illustrated Book Category

    Law & Order meets Men in Black in this graphic novel adaptation of an unproduced TV pilot script by the author of A Game of Thrones—a never-before-seen story brought to life for the first time!

     

    Based on a TV pilot script written by George R. R. Martin in 1994 and adapted and illustrated by Hugo Award–nominated artist Raya Golden, this bold and brilliant graphic novel adaptation at last brings Martin’s singular vision to rollicking life. With all the intrigue, ingenuity, and atmosphere that made A Game of Thrones a worldwide phenomenon, Starport launches a new chapter in the career of a sci-fi/fantasy superstar.

    $28.00
  • The Forest of Arrows: The Prince of Old Vynterra

    The Prince of Old Vynterra

    By V.F. Sharp

    Signed Trade Paperback

    IN A LAND WHERE MAGIC IS FORBIDDEN, AN ANCIENT EVIL HAS RETURNED…

    $15.00