Film preview: 'The Old Man & the Gun'

Film preview: 'The Old Man & the Gun'

As a breezy crime caper, "The Old Man & the Gun" makes for satisfying entertainment, but as a tribute to Redford's legacy and his remarkable career, it becomes immensely moving.

2018 ImageOut Film Festival

The 26th annual Rochester LGBT Film Festival takes place Thursday, October 4, through Sunday, October 14, and features dozens of film screenings that celebrate the world-wide cultures and stories of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people.

Film preview: Witness Palestine Rochester

The annual Witness Palestine Film Festival seeks to examine the Palestine-Israel conflict from a human rights perspective, screening films that center the point of view of everyday citizens in the region and illustrate the realities on the ground in both Israel and occupied Palestinian territories.

Film preview: 'Smallfoot'

At the film's center are themes involving the importance of thinking critically about the world around you, learning to question established norms, and the realization that keeping people fearful can be a powerful governmental tool to control the population.

John Cusack gave us his heart

John Cusack will be in town on Thursday to do a Q&A after a screening of "Say Anything" at Kodak Center. Get him to talk politics.

Film preview: 'The Bookshop'

There are movies made to challenge you, and then there are movies like "The Bookshop." Sweet, sad, and oh-so-British, the film is well-made and acted, but it's also safe and sort of boring.

Film preview: 'Juliet, Naked'

Based on Nick Hornby's 2009 novel, "Juliet, Naked" is a sweet, amiable little romance about second chances and new beginnings.

Film preview: 'Puzzle'

The modest indie drama follows a predictable path, but packs a secret weapon in the form of a powerhouse lead performance from actress Kelly Macdonald.


Lifelong Learning Butterfly Talk @ The Strong National Museum of Play

The History of Halloween @ Perinton Historical Society & Fairport Museum

Paul Tantillo....

The Writers Forum: Weike Wang @ New York Room, Cooper Hall, The College at Brockport

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  • Lifelong Learning Butterfly Talk @ The Strong National Museum of Play

    • Tue., Oct. 16, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $15
  • The History of Halloween @ Perinton Historical Society & Fairport Museum

    • Tue., Oct. 16, 7 p.m.
  • The Hornets’ Nest Reading Series: The Cake @ Geva Theatre Center

  • Hay Fever @ Callahan Theater at Nazareth College Arts Center

    • Thu., Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m., Fri., Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m., Sat., Oct. 20, 2 & 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 21, 2 p.m. $12
  • Mrs Smith: Socialite. Guitar Hero. Supermodel! @ Todd Theatre, UR

    • Fri., Oct. 19, 8:30 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 20, 8:30 p.m. $10

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