We may get a different crowd as this is partly science fiction, but it is directed by a Bong Joon-ho who is moving over to American films but hasn't been spoiled by mediocre movie syndrome, at least not yet. His film "Mother" was a great Korean film of intrigue Korean a few years back.
So why not get out of the sun for a couple of hours to enjoy a great film:
Note: we are planning this at the Cedar Lee contingent on movie times. If this changes, I will let keep you updated.
Meet us in the lobby about 5 minutes for the movie starts. If you can't find us, not a problem. We will catch you afterwards.
6:45 EATS and DISCUSSION
Cafe Tandoor has great Indian food, they are quick and will allow us to dissect the movie in some detail. It is a 10-15 minute walk from the theater (which I plan to do) or just get in your car, head left / east on Cedar and take a left on Taylor (a block north of Melt).
Tips for improving your restaurant experience:
• Print a map or enter the address in your GPS ahead of time.
• Bring CASH to pay for your meal.
• When you arrive, ask to sit at the "Movie Group" table.
FIRST TIME MOVIEGOERS
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In this sci-fi epic from director Bong Joon Ho (The Host, Mother), a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet. The final survivors board the SNOWPIERCER, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine. When cryptic messages incite the passengers to revolt, the train thrusts full-throttle towards disaster
"The best action film of 2014, and probably the best film, period."
The $5.00 yearly fee (or $1.50 for one movie) goes toward charges incurred for using the MeetUp website. You can access PayPal or pay your fee to the Organizer at the event.
CEDAR LEE 2163 Lee Road. Cleveland Heights
Parking: Paid Parking is now 24 X 7, so bring quarters. Credit cards work in the garage. The back half of the parking lot is only 25 cents for 60 minutes. A free parking lot is on Edgewood road, one block west of Lee road at Cedar.
CAPITOL THEATER 1390 W. 65th St. Cleveland (216) 651-7295. http://www.clevelandcinemas.com/showtimes.asp?ptID=AACAP
Parking: A free parking lot is next to the theater.
CINEMATHEQUE Cleveland Institute of Art, 11141 East Blvd. http://www.cia.edu/extended_film_schedule/
Parking: They have a free parking lot.
CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART Films , 11150 East Blvd. http://www.clevelandart.org/events/films.aspx
Parking: They have an attendant parking garage. There is also street parking.
CLEVELAND FILM SOCIETY. Hosts the Cleveland International Film Festival at Tower City. http://www.clevelandfilm.org/
Parking at Tower City: Free validated parking with movie.
NOTE TO ALL
In the world of Independent films, it is recommended that you check back a few days before the event to make sure the movie, restaurant, location or time has not changed.