Films

Benedetta

Forgoing the hallmarks of prestige cinema, this delirious, erotic, and violent melodrama from Paul Verhoeven is told with a boundless spirit for scandal, and unabashedly courts blasphemy as it unfolds its tale of religious hypocrisy.

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Julia

Attention all foodies: you’ll want to get a snack before watching this sumptuous four-course meal of a documentary on iconic chef Julia Child. Julia tells the story of the cookbook author who changed the way Americans think about food, television, and women.

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C’Mon C’Mon

Oscar-winner Joaquin Phoenix, in a remarkably warm, sympathetic performance, plays Johnny, a restless radio documentary producer who flies across the country to visit his sister in hopes of reconnecting with his family.

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Belfast

Winner of the People’s Choice Award for Best Film at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival, Belfast is a winning tale of love, laughter and loss in one boy’s childhood.

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The French Dispatch

Acclaimed filmmaker Wes Anderson pays homage to the literary world and brings to life a collection of stories from the final issue of an American magazine published in a fictional 20th-century French city. 

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Open Air Cinema

Outdoors At The Loft!

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

Written by John Hughes, this wacky third installment in the popular Vacation series has become one of the most beloved holiday comedies!

Dec 4 & 9
Cult Classics

Barrio Brewing Presents

The Matrix (1999) Reissue

Take the red pill and revisit the original mind-bending 1999 sci-fi classic, The Matrix, back on the big screen, with special bonus content!  Whoa.

Dec 10 & 11

The Power of the Dog

Oscar-winner Jane Campion reaffirms her status as one of the world’s greatest—and most gratifyingly eccentric—filmmakers with this mesmerizing, psychologically rich variation on the American western.

Starts Dec 10

Don’t Look Up

Written and Directed by Adam McKay, Don’t Look Up tells the story of two low-level astronomers who must go on a giant media tour to warn mankind of an approaching comet that will destroy planet Earth.

Starts Dec 10
Open Air Cinema

Outdoors At The Loft!

Gremlins

In Joe Dante’s wickedly funny, deliciously scary Gremlins, a lovable, furry little Christmas dream multiplies into a horde of nasty, scaly little Christmas nightmares, and the holidays will never be the same again!

Dec 10 & 15
Open Air Cinema

Outdoors At The Loft!

Elf

The ever-optimistic Buddy the Elf is searching for the true meaning of Christmas, but it’s not going to be easy, in this hilariously off-the-wall, Ferrell-tastic holiday comedy!

Dec 11 & 16
Special Events

Free Admission!

The Star Wars Holiday Special

A Loft Cinema holiday tradition continues as we unleash the dubious galactic magic of the infamous 1978 Star Wars Holiday Special, for FREE (with the original commercials intact), on the big screen!

Monday, Dec 13
Community Rentals

What’s Up Docs?

The Loft Cinema partners with the University of Arizona School of Theatre, Film & Television to present What’s Up, Docs? In this year’s showcase, Tucson gets the documentary treatment!

Tuesday, Dec 14
Open Air Cinema

Outdoors At The Loft!

Die Hard

Deck the Halls with Bruce and Bullets, Fa-La-La-La-Argh! Celebrate the holidays with everyone’s favorite Christmas action flick – the one, the only, the original Die Hard!

Dec 17 & 22
Cult Classics

35th Anniversary!

Labyrinth

All hail The Goblin King as we celebrate the magic of David Bowie and Jim Henson with 35th anniversary screenings of the timeless classic, Labyrinth!

Dec 17 & 18

Preview Screenings 12/15 & 12/16

Nightmare Alley

Oscar-winning filmmaker Guillermo del Toro returns to the big screen with this dark and twisted neo-noir thriller, featuring an all-star cast and based on the 1946 pulp novel by William Lindsay Gresham.

Starts Dec 17

The Novice

Winner of the top prize at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, The Novice is an intense psychological thriller that grips the viewer until its very last frame.

STARTS DEC 17
Open Air Cinema

Outdoors At The Loft!

The Nightmare Before Christmas

This terrifically-twisted extravaganza from producer Tim Burton and director Henry Selick is a delectable witch’s brew of stop-motion animation, catchy tunes and seriously oddball imagination!

Dec 18 & 23
Special Events

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Let’s do the Time Warp again with the campy cult classic that will always make us shiver with antici … pation! Join the Heavy Petting shadow cast at The Rocky Horror Picture Show, a Loft Cinema tradition for over 40 years!

Saturday, Dec 18

Licorice Pizza

Celebrated filmmaker Paul Thomas Anderson (Phantom Thread, Boogie Nights) offers a humorous and visually hypnotic portrait of unlikely first love in this freewheeling coming-of-age story set in Southern California, circa 1973.

Starts Dec 25
Open Air Cinema

Outdoors At The Loft!

The Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Monty Python takes on the Middle Ages and coverts Arthurian legend into uncontrollable lunacy in one of the most hilarious cult classics of all time!

Dec 29 & 30

Streaming Exclusives

Virtual Cinema

The Loft Cinema brings the Arthouse Cinema experience to the comfort of your home! These streamings titles are arthouse exclusives, and not available on other streaming platforms. Click below to view all of the current titles being offered!

Parallel Mothers

Pedro Almodóvar surprises us once again with this lively and tender melodrama about two women, Janis (Penélope Cruz) and Ana (Milena Smit), whose lives intersect profoundly thanks to a casual encounter in a hospital where they’re both going into labor.

Starts Jan 28