Coming Soon To The Drexel

Elf - Holiday Film Series (PG)

Runtime: 1:37

Starts Thursday, December 8

Buddy (Will Ferrell) was accidentally transported to the North Pole as a toddler and raised to adulthood among Santa's elves. Unable to shake the feeling that he doesn't fit in, the adult Buddy travels to New York, in full elf uniform, in search of his real father. As it happens, this is Walter Hobbs (James Caan), a cynical businessman. After a DNA test proves this, Walter reluctantly attempts to start a relationship with the childlike Buddy with increasingly chaotic results.

Thursday, December 8 at 6pm; Saturday, December 10 at 10am, Sunday, December 11 at 2pm.

Drexel Family Admission: $2 for kids (2-12) • $3 for adults • $10 family cap • Under 2 and Drexel Members FREE

Read more about the Drexel Holiday Film Series here.

Manchester by the Sea (R)

Runtime: 2:15

Starts Friday, December 9

In Manchester by the Sea, the latest film from award-winning writer and director Kenneth Lonergan, the life of a solitary Boston janitor is transformed when he returns to his hometown to take care of his teenage nephew.

Starring: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler
Written and directed by: Kenneth Lonergan

Visit the film's website here.

Lion (NR)

Runtime: 2:09

Starts Wednesday, December 21

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

Starring: Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman
Directed by: Garth Davis

Visit the film's website here.

Fences (NR)

Runtime: TBA

Starts Sunday, December 25

An African-American father struggles with race relations in the United States while trying to raise his family in the 1950s and coming to terms with the events of his life. Based on the August Wilson play that won a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award!

Starring: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Mykelti Williamson
Directed by: Denzel Washington

Visit the film's website here.

Elle (R)

Runtime: 2:10

Starts Friday, January 13

A successful businesswoman gets caught up in a game of cat and mouse as she tracks down the unknown man who raped her. French language film!

Starring: Isabelle Huppert, Laurent Lafitte, Anne Cosigny
Directed by: Paul Verhoeven

Visit the film's website here.

Jackie (R)

Runtime: 1:35

Starts Friday, January 27

Following the assassination of her husband, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console her children, and define her husband's historic legacy.

Starring: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Caspar Phillipson
Directed by: Pablo Larraín

Visit the film's website here.