Coming Soon To The Drexel

Us (R)

Runtime: 1:56

Starts Friday, March 22

Haunted by an unexplainable and unresolved trauma from her past and compounded by a string of eerie coincidences, Adelaide feels her paranoia elevate to high-alert as she grows increasingly certain that something bad is going to befall her family. After spending a tense beach day with their friends, the Tylers, Adelaide and her family return to their vacation home. When darkness falls, the Wilsons discover the silhouette of four figures holding hands as they stand in the driveway. Us pits an endearing American family against a terrifying and uncanny opponent: doppelgängers of themselves.

Starring: Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker, Cali Sheldon, Noelle Sheldon
Directed by: Jordan Peele

Visit the film's website here.

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) (NR)

Runtime: 2:06

Tuesday, April 2 at 7:00 p.m. - Free Admission

The historic Drexel Theatre continues its America’s Greatest Films series on Tuesday, April 2 with The Treasure of the Sierra Madre. Made possible through the generous support of PNC, the series will show a classic film on the first Tuesday of each month. This presentation will include an introduction and post-film Q&A. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free.

The Story: Fred Dobbs and Bob Curtin, two Americans searching for work in Mexico, convince an old prospector to help them mine for gold in the Sierra Madre Mountains. The film received 4 Academy Award nominations, and won three awards for Best Director (John Huston), Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Walter Huston) and Best Writing Screenplay.

The Aftermath (R)

Runtime: 1:48

Starts Friday, April 5

Set in postwar Germany in 1946--Rachael Morgan arrives in the ruins of Hamburg in the bitter winter, to be reunited with her husband Lewis, a British colonel charged with rebuilding the shattered city. But as they set off for their new home, Rachael is stunned to discover that Lewis has made an unexpected decision: They will be sharing the grand house with its previous owners, a German widower and his troubled daughter. In this charged atmosphere, enmity and grief give way to passion and betrayal.

Starring: Keira Knightley, Jason Clarke, Alexander Skarsgård, Ned Wills, Pandora Colin
Directed by: James Kent

Visit the film's website here.