For Immediate Release
February 22, 2013
Fort Worth, TX
Dustin Van Orne
Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule

March 22 through April 28    

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Regular show times are Friday at 6 and 8 pm, Saturday at 5 pm, and Sunday at noon, 2 and 4 pm (exceptions are noted). Tickets are $8.50; $6.50 for Modern members. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.



Film Schedule    


56 Up

March 22-24

Friday 6 and 8:30 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday no noon show time, 2 pm, and 4:30 pm


"This unique enterprise, which began as a documentary experiment almost a half century ago, has grown into an inspiring testimonial to the unpredictability of the human spirit." Joe Morgenstern, The Wall Street Journal.Director Michael Apted revisits the same group of British-born adults again after a seven year wait. The subjects are interviewed as to the changes that have occurred in their lives during the last seven years.

144 minutes




March 29-31

Friday 6 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2:15 pm, and 4:30 pm


"Anchored by an admirably measured performance from Gael Garcia Bernal as the maverick advertising ace who spearheaded the winning campaign, the quietly impassioned film . . . seems a natural for intelligent arthouse audiences." David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter. Gael García Bernal stars in this 2013 Academy Award nominee as an ad executive who comes up with a campaign to defeat Augusto Pinochet in Chile's 1988 referendum.

R; 118 minutes




April 5-7

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm


"We know where this is going pretty early on, but that doesn't prevent Lore from being riveting stuff, start to finish." Steven Boone, Chicago Sun-Times. Left to fend for themselves after their SS officer father and mother, a staunch Nazi believer, are interred by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, five German children undertake a harrowing journey that exposes them to the reality and consequences of their parents' actions.

108 minutes; German with English subtitles



Beyond the Hills

April 12-14

Friday 6 and 8:45 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 11 am, 2 pm, and 4:45 pm


"Running two-and-a-half engrossing hours, Beyond the Hills explores the push and pull between the collective and the individual, between faith and free will." Manohla Dargis, The New York Times. In an isolated Orthodox convent in Romania, Alina has just been reunited with Voichita after spending several years in Germany. The two young women have supported and loved each other since meeting as children in an orphanage. Alina wants Voichita to leave and return with her to Germany, but Voichita has found refuge in faith and a family in the nuns and their priest.

155 minutes; Romanian with English subtitles



To the Wonder

April 19-21

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday no noon show time, 2 pm, and 4 pm


Written and directed by Terrence Malick, To the Wonder tells the story of lovers (Olga Kurylenko and Ben Affleck) who meet in France and move to Oklahoma to start a life together. Problems soon arise when one meets a priest and fellow exile (Javier Bardem) who is struggling with his vocation and the other renews a relationship with a childhood sweetheart (Rachel McAdams). Bold and lyrical, the film is a moving, gorgeously shot exploration of love in its many forms.

R; 112 minutes



The Company You Keep

April 26-28

Friday 6 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2:15 pm, and 4:30 pm


Robert Redford directs and stars in this thriller centered on a former Weather Underground activist who goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity.

R; 125 minutes


Come early or stay late on Friday for dinner or Sunday for brunch at Café Modern!


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Tue-Sun 10 am-5 pm

Fri 10 am-8 pm



Tue-Fri 11 am-2:30 pm

Sat-Sun10 am-3 pm

Fri 5-8:30 pm
Coffee, snacks, and dessert

10 am-4:30 pm


The Museum is closed Monday and holidays including New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas.


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