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January 19, 2019

MOXIE FLIX: The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales (2017)

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Part of a monthly series focusing on essential films for kids to see before they turn 13, MOXIE FLIX are FREE screenings. Film Synopsis: It’s a hilarious, heartwarming tale of animal misfits. The countryside isn’t always as calm and peaceful as it’s made out to be, and the animals on this farm are particularly agitated: […]

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January 18, 2019

MOXIE FLIX: The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales (2017)

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Part of a monthly series focusing on essential films for kids to see before they turn 13, MOXIE FLIX are FREE screenings. Film Synopsis: It’s a hilarious, heartwarming tale of animal misfits. The countryside isn’t always as calm and peaceful as it’s made out to be, and the animals on this farm are particularly agitated: […]

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September 28, 2018

Friday Flix: “Silence of the Lambs” at Mother’s Brewery

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The Mother’s Brewery outdoor series with Moxie Cinema screens “Silence of the Lambs.” The cost is $6 at the door (with a portion of proceeds going to support the nonprofit Moxie Cinema), 21+ only. Grab a Mother’s brew and Cecil’s To Go grub. If you’d rather pack a picnic basket, that’s okay too. Baskets must […]

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August 31, 2018

Friday Flix: “Jurassic Park” at Mother’s Brewery

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The Mother’s Brewery outdoor series with Moxie Cinema screens Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park” (1993). Summary: Paleontologists Alan Grant (Sam Neill) and Ellie Sattler (Laura Dern), and mathematician Ian Malcolm (Jeff Goldblum), are among a select group chosen to tour an island theme park populated by dinosaurs created from prehistoric DNA. While the park’s mastermind, billionaire […]

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August 26, 2018

Back-To-School Screening: “Dead Poets Society”

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We’re teaming up with The Moxie for a free, back-to-school screening of “Dead Poet’s Society.” Film summary: In 1959, English teacher John Keating (Robin Williams) takes a position at a conservative, all-boys New England boarding school. Keating helps his students maneuver the pressures of demanding class schedules, high standards of conduct and well-intentioned parents by […]

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August 25, 2018

Moxie Mornings

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Saturday mornings are a terrific time to catch a kid-friendly short film. Catering to children ages two to six, this 60-minute event even offers an opportunity to create hands-on art. Support from Missouri Arts Council, Mama Jean’s, Discovery Garden Montessori, Bambino’s, Greater Springfield Kids Directory and The Springfield Art Museum allow The Moxie to carry […]

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August 18, 2018

MOXIE FLIX: Bringing Up Baby (1938)

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A monthly series focusing on essential films for kids to see before they turn 13, MOXIE FLIX are free screenings made possible thanks to a generous grant from the Missouri Arts Council. Film Synopsis: A madcap heiress upsets the staid existence of a strait-laced scientist. [TCM.com] “Bringing Up Baby” has a run time of 102 […]

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August 17, 2018

MOXIE FLIX: Bringing Up Baby (1938)

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A monthly series focusing on essential films for kids to see before they turn 13, MOXIE FLIX are free screenings made possible thanks to a generous grant from the Missouri Arts Council. Film Synopsis: A madcap heiress upsets the staid existence of a strait-laced scientist. [TCM.com] “Bringing Up Baby” has a run time of 102 […]

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August 11, 2018

Moxie Mornings

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Saturday mornings are a terrific time to catch a kid-friendly short film. Catering to children ages two to six, this 60-minute event even offers an opportunity to create hands-on art. Support from Missouri Arts Council, Mama Jean’s, Discovery Garden Montessori, Bambino’s, Greater Springfield Kids Directory and The Springfield Art Museum allow The Moxie to carry […]

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July 28, 2018

Moxie Mornings

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Saturday mornings are a terrific time to catch a kid-friendly short film. Catering to children ages two to six, this 60-minute event even offers an opportunity to create hands-on art. Support from Missouri Arts Council, Mama Jean’s, Discovery Garden Montessori, Bambino’s, Greater Springfield Kids Directory and The Springfield Art Museum allow The Moxie to carry […]

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