Frankenstein

Dec 17, 2014 - Dec 18, 2014

National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand.
Directed by Academy Award®-winner Danny Boyle (TrainspottingSlumdog Millionaire,London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony), Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch (12 Years A SlaveStar Trek: Into Darkness) and Jonny Lee Miller (TrainspottingMansfield Park) alternating roles as Victor Frankenstein and his creation.

Dec 17, 2014 - Dec 18, 2014

National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand.
Directed by Academy Award®-winner Danny Boyle (TrainspottingSlumdog Millionaire,London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony), Frankenstein features Benedict Cumberbatch (12 Years A SlaveStar Trek: Into Darkness) and Jonny Lee Miller (TrainspottingMansfield Park) alternating roles as Victor Frankenstein and his creation.

Antarctica: A Year on Ice

Dec 19, 2014 - Dec 21, 2014

Antarctica: A Year on Ice is a visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there year-round. Antarctic residents experience firsthand the beauty and brutality of this most severe environment.
92 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Dec 19, 2014 - Dec 21, 2014

Antarctica: A Year on Ice is a visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there year-round. Antarctic residents experience firsthand the beauty and brutality of this most severe environment.
92 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Dec 19, 2014 - Dec 21, 2014

Antarctica: A Year on Ice is a visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there year-round. Antarctic residents experience firsthand the beauty and brutality of this most severe environment.
92 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Dec 19, 2014 - Dec 21, 2014

Antarctica: A Year on Ice is a visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there year-round. Antarctic residents experience firsthand the beauty and brutality of this most severe environment.
92 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Foxcatcher

Dec 26, 2014 - Dec 28, 2014

Friday 6 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 11:45 am, 2 pm, and 4:15 pm

Based on true events, Foxcatcher, starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo, tells the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multimillionaire and two champion wrestlers.
130 minutes; R

Dec 26, 2014 - Dec 28, 2014

Friday 6 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 11:45 am, 2 pm, and 4:15 pm

Based on true events, Foxcatcher, starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo, tells the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multimillionaire and two champion wrestlers.
130 minutes; R

Dec 26, 2014 - Dec 28, 2014

Friday 6 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 11:45 am, 2 pm, and 4:15 pm

Based on true events, Foxcatcher, starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo, tells the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multimillionaire and two champion wrestlers.
130 minutes; R

Dec 26, 2014 - Dec 28, 2014

Friday 6 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 11:45 am, 2 pm, and 4:15 pm

Based on true events, Foxcatcher, starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo, tells the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multimillionaire and two champion wrestlers.
130 minutes; R

Dec 26, 2014 - Dec 28, 2014

Friday 6 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 11:45 am, 2 pm, and 4:15 pm

Based on true events, Foxcatcher, starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo, tells the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multimillionaire and two champion wrestlers.
130 minutes; R

Dec 26, 2014 - Dec 28, 2014

Friday 6 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday 11:45 am, 2 pm, and 4:15 pm

Based on true events, Foxcatcher, starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo, tells the dark and fascinating story of the unlikely and ultimately tragic relationship between an eccentric multimillionaire and two champion wrestlers.
130 minutes; R

The Better Angels

Jan 02, 2015 - Jan 04, 2015

Spanning three years of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood, The Better Angels explores his family, the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him forever, and the two women who guided him to immortality.
95 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Jan 02, 2015 - Jan 04, 2015

Spanning three years of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood, The Better Angels explores his family, the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him forever, and the two women who guided him to immortality.
95 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Jan 02, 2015 - Jan 04, 2015

Spanning three years of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood, The Better Angels explores his family, the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him forever, and the two women who guided him to immortality.
95 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Jan 02, 2015 - Jan 04, 2015

Spanning three years of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood, The Better Angels explores his family, the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him forever, and the two women who guided him to immortality.
95 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Jan 02, 2015 - Jan 04, 2015

Spanning three years of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood, The Better Angels explores his family, the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him forever, and the two women who guided him to immortality.
95 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Jan 02, 2015 - Jan 04, 2015

Spanning three years of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood, The Better Angels explores his family, the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him forever, and the two women who guided him to immortality.
95 minutes; PG

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

National Gallery

Jan 09, 2015 - Jan 11, 2015

Friday 5 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 3:30 pm; Sunday 10:30 am and 2 pm

Jan 09, 2015 - Jan 11, 2015

Friday 5 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 3:30 pm; Sunday 10:30 am and 2 pm

Jan 09, 2015 - Jan 11, 2015

Friday 5 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 3:30 pm; Sunday 10:30 am and 2 pm

Jan 09, 2015 - Jan 11, 2015

Friday 5 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 3:30 pm; Sunday 10:30 am and 2 pm

Jan 09, 2015 - Jan 11, 2015

Friday 5 and 8:15 pm; Saturday 3:30 pm; Sunday 10:30 am and 2 pm

Of Mice and Men

Jan 14, 2015 - Jan 14, 2015

Golden Globe® winner and Academy Award® nominee James Franco (127 HoursMilk) and Tony Award® nominee Chris O’Dowd (BridesmaidsGirls) star in the hit Broadway production Of Mice And Men, filmed on stage by National Theatre Live. This landmark revival of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck's play is a powerful portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship.

Jan 14, 2015 - Jan 14, 2015

Golden Globe® winner and Academy Award® nominee James Franco (127 HoursMilk) and Tony Award® nominee Chris O’Dowd (BridesmaidsGirls) star in the hit Broadway production Of Mice And Men, filmed on stage by National Theatre Live. This landmark revival of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck's play is a powerful portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship.

Elsa and Fred

Jan 16, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015

Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer star as two people who, at the end of the road, discover that it's never too late to love and make dreams come true.
94 minutes; PG-13

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

 

Jan 16, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015

Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer star as two people who, at the end of the road, discover that it's never too late to love and make dreams come true.
94 minutes; PG-13

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

 

Jan 16, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015

Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer star as two people who, at the end of the road, discover that it's never too late to love and make dreams come true.
94 minutes; PG-13

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

 

Jan 16, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015

Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer star as two people who, at the end of the road, discover that it's never too late to love and make dreams come true.
94 minutes; PG-13

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

 

Jan 16, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015

Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer star as two people who, at the end of the road, discover that it's never too late to love and make dreams come true.
94 minutes; PG-13

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

 

Jan 16, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015

Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer star as two people who, at the end of the road, discover that it's never too late to love and make dreams come true.
94 minutes; PG-13

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $9; $7 for Modern members; $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

 

The Shooting

Jan 24, 2015 - Jan 24, 2015

The Shooting (Monte Hellman, 1966) After working on Back Door to Hell and Flight to Fury, Monte Hellman’s relationship with Roger Corman and Jack Nicholson enabled him to direct the celebrated, genre-defying western The Shooting. Starring Warren Oates, Will Hutchins, and Jack Nicholson, and written by Carole Eastman, The Shooting pushed the western genre into more heady territory and defined the celebrated director’s early career. 

Piranha

Feb 06, 2015 - Feb 06, 2015

Piranha (Joe Dante, 1978) Joe Dante’s breakout film, Piranha, details the horror of mutant man-eating piranhas determined to ruin a beautiful summer by the lake. Produced by Roger Corman and written by John Sayles, the “best of the Jawsrip-offs” according to Steven Spielberg is Joe Dante’s hilariously gory contribution to B-movies in a time when the genre was elevating from drive-in fodder to box office blockbuster. 

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John

Feb 11, 2015 - Feb 11, 2015

JOHN contains adult themes, strong language and nudity. Suitable for 18yrs+

Feb 11, 2015 - Feb 11, 2015

JOHN contains adult themes, strong language and nudity. Suitable for 18yrs+

The Last Picture Show

Feb 28, 2015 - Feb 28, 2015

The Last Picture Show  (Peter Bogdanovich, 1971) An adaptation of Larry McMurtry’s novel and set in a small North Texas town, The Last Picture Show focuses on the coming-of-age stories of Sonny (Timothy Bottoms), Duane (Jeff Bridges), and Jacy (Cybill Shepherd), as the conservative American values of the 1950s begin to crumble into a stark, moody landscape.

Treasure Island

Mar 11, 2015 - Mar 04, 2015

Treasure Island, based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money, and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the National Theatre.
It’s a dark, stormy night. The stars are out. Jim, the innkeeper’s granddaughter, opens the door to a terrifying stranger. At the old sailor’s feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in, and her dangerous voyage begins.

Mar 11, 2015 - Mar 04, 2015

Treasure Island, based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money, and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the National Theatre.
It’s a dark, stormy night. The stars are out. Jim, the innkeeper’s granddaughter, opens the door to a terrifying stranger. At the old sailor’s feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in, and her dangerous voyage begins.

Mar 11, 2015 - Mar 04, 2015

Treasure Island, based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money, and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the National Theatre.
It’s a dark, stormy night. The stars are out. Jim, the innkeeper’s granddaughter, opens the door to a terrifying stranger. At the old sailor’s feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in, and her dangerous voyage begins.

Mar 11, 2015 - Mar 04, 2015

Treasure Island, based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money, and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the National Theatre.
It’s a dark, stormy night. The stars are out. Jim, the innkeeper’s granddaughter, opens the door to a terrifying stranger. At the old sailor’s feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in, and her dangerous voyage begins.

Mar 11, 2015 - Mar 04, 2015

Treasure Island, based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money, and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the National Theatre.
It’s a dark, stormy night. The stars are out. Jim, the innkeeper’s granddaughter, opens the door to a terrifying stranger. At the old sailor’s feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in, and her dangerous voyage begins.

Dark Girls

Mar 05, 2015 - Mar 05, 2015

Dark Girls  (NR, 2012, 72 minutes) This fascinating and controversial film explores the prejudices dark-skinned women face throughout the world. It examines the roots of classism, racism and the lack of self-esteem within a segment of cultures which often lead to self-esteem issues.  The film contains interviews with notable African Americans including Viola Davis.

The Howling

Mar 06, 2015 - Mar 06, 2015

The Howling (Joe Dante, 1981) TV newscaster Karen White (Dee Wallace) brashly interjects herself in the middle of a search for a serial killer, but in the process finds something much more sinister in Joe Dante’s werewolf thriller The Howling. Adapted by John Sayles for the screen from a novel by Gary Brandner, this continuation of Dante’s interest in the sinister, self-reflexive, and seedy is as amusing as it is disturbing.   ____________________________

 Kick back with cocktails and dinner in Café Modern, then enjoy a late-night cult classic.

Gremlins

Apr 03, 2015 - Apr 03, 2015

Gremlins (Joe Dante, 1984) 

The 1984 instant classic Gremlins exemplifies Joe Dante’s unique voice as a filmmaker in an otherworldly horror film set in your very familiar backyard. The film tells the story of cinema’s cutest fuzzball, Gizmo, and the very big responsibility required to keep him from spawning terrifying, destructive little monsters. Executive produced by Steven Spielberg and written by Chris Columbus (Home Alone, The Goonies), Gremlins was a unique box office smash in a summer full of hits. 

Raging Bull

Apr 04, 2015 - Apr 04, 2015

Raging Bull (Martin Scorsese, 1980) With a big leap in his career as the director of the Roger Corman-produced Boxcar Bertha (1972), Martin Scorsese polished his style and turned around to create his breakout film Mean Streets (1973) the following year. The film began a longtime collaboration between Scorsese and Robert De Niro that reached a pinnacle in the 1980 film Raging Bull.

The ’Burbs

May 01, 2015 - May 01, 2015

The ’Burbs (Joe Dante, 1989) Starring Tom Hanks as everyman Ray Peterson, The ’Burbs tells the story of a neighborhood whose fences are just not tall enough. After a suspiciously creepy family moves in down the block, the neighbors can’t help but speculate wildly about the newcomers’ intent, which escalates into total suburbanite anarchy. Produced by another of Corman’s proteges, Ron Howard, and costarring Bruce Dern, Carrie Fisher, and a young Corey Feldman, The ’Burbs is a gothic comedy about the all-American suburban way of life. 

Lone Star

May 02, 2015 - May 02, 2015

Lone Star (John Sayles, 1996) When Sam Deeds (Chris Cooper) believes he has discovered the body of his brutal predecessor Charlie Wade (Kris Kristofferson), the investigation leads him across the literal and political landscape of West Texas, uncovering stories of violence and corruption in his border town community.

The Hard Problem

Jun 03, 2015 - Jun 03, 2015

The Hard Problem by Tom Stoppard
Acclaimed playwright Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in LoveArcadiaRosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead) returns to the National Theatre with his highly anticipated new play The Hard Problem, directed by Nicholas Hytner (OthelloHamletOne Man, Two Guvnors).

Jun 03, 2015 - Jun 03, 2015

The Hard Problem by Tom Stoppard
Acclaimed playwright Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in LoveArcadiaRosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead) returns to the National Theatre with his highly anticipated new play The Hard Problem, directed by Nicholas Hytner (OthelloHamletOne Man, Two Guvnors).

The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till

Jun 04, 2015 - Jun 04, 2015

Never-before-seen testimony is included in this documentary on Emmett Louis Till, who, in 1955, was brutally murdered after he whistled at a white woman.

Presented by the City of Fort Worth Human Relations Commission, and in partnership with the Modern and the Fort Worth Public Library, Movies That Matter is a free, quarterly film series highlighting different human rights issues. Screenings are followed by a moderated discussion. Seating is limited. For information, call 817-392-7525.

Man and Superman

Jun 24, 2015 - Jun 24, 2015

Man and Superman by George Bernard Shaw

Jun 24, 2015 - Jun 24, 2015

Man and Superman by George Bernard Shaw

Modern Kids—Summer Flicks Series

Aug 11, 2015 - Aug 13, 2015

Take a break from the Texas heat and join the Modern and Lone Star Film Society for Modern Kids—Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the art as stories unfold and ideas form in paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos throughout the museum. 

Aug 11, 2015 - Aug 13, 2015

Take a break from the Texas heat and join the Modern and Lone Star Film Society for Modern Kids—Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the art as stories unfold and ideas form in paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos throughout the museum. 

Aug 11, 2015 - Aug 13, 2015

Take a break from the Texas heat and join the Modern and Lone Star Film Society for Modern Kids—Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the art as stories unfold and ideas form in paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos throughout the museum. 

Aug 11, 2015 - Aug 13, 2015

Take a break from the Texas heat and join the Modern and Lone Star Film Society for Modern Kids—Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the art as stories unfold and ideas form in paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos throughout the museum. 

Aug 11, 2015 - Aug 13, 2015

Take a break from the Texas heat and join the Modern and Lone Star Film Society for Modern Kids—Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the art as stories unfold and ideas form in paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos throughout the museum. 

Aug 11, 2015 - Aug 13, 2015

Take a break from the Texas heat and join the Modern and Lone Star Film Society for Modern Kids—Summer Flicks! Share the art of the screen with your children as they watch stories unfold and ideas form in delightful and innovative films. The bonus for seeing these films at the Modern is the opportunity to visit the galleries before or after and experience the wonder of the art as stories unfold and ideas form in paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos throughout the museum.