Below are the showtimes for Osio Theater, October 25-31, 2019. Osio, a nonprofit movie theater dedicated to independent, foreign, and art films, is located at 350 Alvarado Street in Old Monterey. Purchase advance tickets on our website.
20th ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL
Fri & Sat at 6:30pm
The United Nations Association’s Monterey Bay Chapter presents its 20th Annual International Documentary Film Festival, screening recent award-winning films from around the globe. The festival aims to foster a sense of shared humanity, with films reflecting issues of war and peace, the environment, human rights, migration, and women’s empowerment. Watch the trailer.
DOLEMITE IS MY NAME
Weekdays at 1:30pm, 7pm
Sat & Sun at 11am, 1:30pm, 7pm
In 1970s LA, struggling comedian Rudy Ray Moore (played by Eddie Murphy) hits it big with his raunchy alter ego, Dolemite, then risks it all to take his act to the big screen. Watch the trailer.
Weekdays at 1:45pm, 4:15pm, 6:30pm
Sat & Sun at 11:30am, 1:45pm, 4:15pm, 6:30pm
The film shows the prolific director Takashi Miike at his most fun and anarchic. A noir-tinged yakuza film blending genres, it's the story of a young boxer and a call girl who fall passionately in love while getting innocently caught up in a drug-smuggling scheme over the course of one night in Tokyo. Watch the trailer.
Daily at 4pm
Sex, drugs, power, and vice: welcome to the mid-2000s Italy of Silvio Berlusconi, the egomaniac billionaire Prime Minister who presides over an empire of scandal and corruption. Sergio is an ambitious young hustler managing an escort service catering to the rich and powerful. Determined to move up in the world, Sergio sets his sights on the biggest client of all: Berlusconi, the ex-PM currently plotting his political comeback. Watch the trailer.
RAISE HELL: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MOLLY IVINS
Mon, Tues, Thurs at 2:15pm, 6:30pm
Wed at 2:15pm
Sun at 12:15pm, 2:15pm 6:30pm
(No screening Fri & Sat)
This documentary tells the story of media firebrand Molly Ivins, six feet of Texas trouble who took on the Good Old Boy corruption wherever she found it. Her razor sharp wit left both sides of the aisle laughing and craving ink in her columns. She knew the Bill of Rights was in peril, and said "Polarizing people is a good way to win an election and a good way to wreck a country." Molly's words have proved prescient. Watch the trailer.
LUCY IN THE SKY