Old Monterey District Blog

Below are the showtimes for Osio Theater, an independent, locally-owned movie theater located at 350 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey, February 22-28, 2019.

ARCTIC
Weekdays at 2:40pm, 5:10pm, 7:55pm
Sat & Sun at 11:50am, 2:40pm, 5:10pm, 7:55pm

A man stranded in the Arctic after an airplane crash must decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his makeshift camp or to embark on a deadly trek through the unknown in hopes of making it out alive. Watch the trailer.

EVERYBODY KNOWS
Weekdays at 2:15pm, 5pm, 7:30pm
Sat & Sun at 11:40am, 2:15pm, 5pm, 7:30pm

he film follows Laura on her travels from Argentina to her small home town in Spain for her sister's wedding, bringing her two children along for the occasion. Amid the joyful reunion and festivities, the eldest daughter is abducted. In the tense days that follow, various family and community tensions surface and deeply hidden secrets are revealed. Watch the trailer.

CAPERNAUM
Weekdays at 4:50pm
Sat & Sun at 11:30am, 4:50pm

Capernaum ("Chaos") tells the story of Zain, a Lebanese boy who sues his parents for the "crime" of giving him life. The film follows Zain, a gutsy streetwise child as he flees his negligent parents, survives through his wits on the streets, takes care of Ethiopian refugee Rahil and her baby son, Yonas, is jailed for a crime, and finally seeks justice in a courtroom. Watch the trailer.

DOCUMENTARY OSCAR-NOMINATED SHORT FILMS 2019
Daily at 7:15pm

**Featured documentary short films**
Black Sheep (UK, 27 minutes)
End Game (USA, 40 minutes)
A Night at the Garden (USA, 7 minutes)
Lifeboat (USA, 40 minutes)
Period. End of Sentence. (India, 26 minutes)

ANIMATED OSCAR-NOMINATED SHORT FILMS 2019
Weekdays at 5:20pm

Sat & Sun at 12:45pm, 5:20pm
**Featured animated short films**
Bao (USA, 8 minutes)
Late Afternoon (Ireland, 10 minutes)
Animal Behaviour (Canada, 14 minutes)
Weekends (USA, 16 minutes)
One Small Step (USA, 8 minutes)
**With additional animated short films**
Wishing Box (6 minutes)
Tweet Tweet (11 minutes)

LIVE ACTION OSCAR-NOMINATED SHORT FILMS 2019
Daily at 3pm

**Featured live action short films**
Madre (Spain, 19 minutes)
Fauve (Canada, 17 minutes)
Marguerite (Canada, 19 minutes)
Detainment (Ireland, 30 minutes)
Skin (USA, 20 minutes)

COLD WAR
Fri, Mon, Tues, Wed at 5:
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Lunch break? Why not grab some takeout food in Old Monterey and bring it down to Fieldwork Brewing Company's biergarten, where you can enjoy one of our craft beers with your meal. If you need a pairing suggestion, ask our knowledgeable staff for a recommendation. Outside food is always encouraged and welcome in the biergarten. We're located at 560 Munras Avenue in Old Monterey.

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Vuori Activewear at Fleet Feet

Posted on February 21st, 2019 by Fleet Feet Monterey

Fleet Feet in Monterey is happy to announce that we just got in some great items by Vuori, an awesome new take on athletic wear. It offers all-day wearability and it's versatile and suuuuuper comfy. Come check it out and try it on...or just touch it and you’ll be a believer! Visit us at 472 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey.

Vuori is built to move and sweat in, yet is designed with a West Coast aesthetic that transitions effortlessly into everyday life.Breaking down the boundaries of traditional activewear, Vuori is a new perspective on performance apparel.

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Looking for lunch or dinner? The Crown and Anchor British Pub, located at 150 W. Franklin Street in Old Monterey, serves our full menu 11am-midnight, with lunch specials until 5pm and dinner specials running 5pm-12am. We offer a lot of options beyond the regular pub fare, including vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free dishes. We even have a kids' menu! Check out our full menu, including all the special options, on our website.

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Below are the showtimes for Osio Theater, an independent, locally-owned movie theater located at 350 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey, February 15-21, 2019.

CAPERNAUM
Weekdays at 2:10pm, 4:55pm, 7:40pm
Sat & Sun at 11:30am, 2:10pm, 4:55pm, 7:40pm

Capernaum ("Chaos") tells the story of Zain, a Lebanese boy who sues his parents for the "crime" of giving him life. The film follows Zain, a gutsy streetwise child as he flees his negligent parents, survives through his wits on the streets, takes care of Ethiopian refugee Rahil and her baby son, Yonas, is jailed for a crime, and finally seeks justice in a courtroom. Watch the trailer.

DOCUMENTARY OSCAR-NOMINATED SHORT FILMS 2019
Weekdays at 7:15pm
Sat at 7:30pm
Sun at 7:15pm

**Featured documentary short films**
Black Sheep (UK, 27 minutes)
End Game (USA, 40 minutes)
A Night at the Garden (USA, 7 minutes)
Lifeboat (USA, 40 minutes)
Period. End of Sentence. (India, 26 minutes)

ANIMATED OSCAR-NOMINATED SHORT FILMS 2019
Weekdays at 5:20pm

Sat at 12:45pm
Sun at 12:45pm, 5:20pm

**Featured animated short films**
Bao (USA, 8 minutes)
Late Afternoon (Ireland, 10 minutes)
Animal Behaviour (Canada, 14 minutes)
Weekends (USA, 16 minutes)
One Small Step (USA, 8 minutes)
**With additional animated short films**
Wishing Box (6 minutes)
Tweet Tweet (11 minutes)

LIVE ACTION OSCAR-NOMINATED SHORT FILMS 2019
Daily at 3pm

**Featured live action short films**
Madre (Spain, 19 minutes)
Fauve (Canada, 17 minutes)
Marguerite (Canada, 19 minutes)
Detainment (Ireland, 30 minutes)
Skin (USA, 20 minutes)

ON THE BASIS OF SEX
Daily at 2:40pm

This film tells an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. Watch the trailer.

COLD WAR
Weekdays at 2:50pm, 5:10pm, 7:20pm

Sat & Sun at 12:30pm, 2:50pm, 5:10pm, 7:20pm
Cold War is a passionate love story between a man and a woman who meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatefully mismatched. Set against the background of the Cold War in 1950s Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia, and Paris, it's the tale of a couple separated by politics, character flaws, and unfortunate twists of fate - an...Read More

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Casting Call for TV Series Filming in Monterey March 4-8, 2019

Posted on February 14th, 2019 by pcofresi

Little Bird Casting announces a casting call for the new Ryan Murphy 1940s era television series filming March 4-8, 2019 in the Monterey area. They are looking for male and female paid background actors to portray ages late 20s to mid 60s. Must be available on the dates listed above plus one day between February 26 - March 1, 2019 for fitting.

In addition, men must have hair that is short on sides and back and long enough on top to part and comb over. Men must be willing to let us cut your hair to match the period. Women need shoulder length hair or shorter, no heavily highlighted hair, natural look.

Please email two current, clear photos (they do not want professional photos) - one full body and a one selfie - of your face along with your phone number and the area in which you live. to [email protected]. Men, please include: height, weight, coat, and shoe size. Women, please include: height, weight, dress size, and shoe size. Please submit as soon as possible.

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Attention, vegetarians! Alvarado Street Brewery and Grill offers an absolutely, ridiculously delicious vegetarian Impossible Burger, which we serve with a fresh Kaiser bun, vegan "cheese", secret sauce, and caramelized onions. It's pretty amazing. Visit us and try it! We're located at 426 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey.

What is an Impossible Burger? Well, Impossible Foods took everything they love about meat from animals, and made it even better...by using plants. You won’t believe your mouth! That's right: Impossible meat delivers all the flavor, aroma, and beefiness of meat from cows, but it's entirely vegetarian.

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Ornaments aren't just for Christmas! Stop by the Joseph Boston Store and check out these delightful products made by artist Helene Benson of Little Herb Girl, LLC. Visit us at 210 Olivier Street in Old Monterey.

The Joseph Boston Store, managed by the all-volunteer Historic Garden League, offers merchandise themed to the 1850s, unique history books and locally-made artisan products such as soaps, elderberry cordials and syrups, jams, honey, olive oils and vinegars, and teas.

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