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July 27, 2018

Friday Flix: “Dirty Dancing” at Mother’s Brewery

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The Mother’s Brewery outdoor series with Moxie Cinema screens “Dirty Dancing” (1987). Summary: A young girl (Grey) vacationing with her parents in the conservative Catskills falls for the hotel’s maverick dance instructor (Swayze). The cost is $6 at the door (with a portion of proceeds going to support the nonprofit Moxie Cinema), 21+ only. Grab […]

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July 22, 2018

MOXIE FLIX: Porco Rosso (1992)

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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: In 1930s Italy, a veteran World War I pilot is cursed to look like an anthropomorphic pig. “Porco Rosso” is rated […]

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July 21, 2018

MOXIE FLIX: Porco Rosso (1992)

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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: In 1930s Italy, a veteran World War I pilot is cursed to look like an anthropomorphic pig. “Porco Rosso” is rated […]

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July 20, 2018

MOXIE FLIX: Porco Rosso (1992)

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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: In 1930s Italy, a veteran World War I pilot is cursed to look like an anthropomorphic pig. “Porco Rosso” is rated […]

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July 15, 2018

“Sub Rosa” (Local Film)

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The Moxie’s Local Film Series tickets cost only $5. Synopsis: During a vacation at the lake, the sudden and mysterious death of a friend rocks the world of three college students in ways they could never imagine. “Sub Rosa” is a mystery-thriller that follows Claire, along with her boyfriend Jeremy, as they decide to spend […]

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July 14, 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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June 29, 2018

Friday Flix: “The Royal Tenenbaums” at Mother’s Brewery

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The Mother’s Brewery outdoor series with Moxie Cinema screens “The Royal Tenenbaums”. Summary: Royal Tenenbaum (Gene Hackman) and his wife, Etheline (Anjelica Huston), had three children—Chas, Margot, and Richie—and then they separated. Chas (Ben Stiller) started buying real estate in his early teens and seemed to have an almost preternatural understanding of international finance. Margot […]

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June 27, 2018

“Tatterdemalion” (Local Film)

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“Tatterdemalion” was shot in the Ozarks. Look for your friends on screen and in the credits–Debbie Sutcliffe, James Kerr, Justin Cardoza and Lizbeth Chappell, to name a few! The Moxie’s Local Film Series tickets cost only $5. Female director Ramaa Mosley delivers an award-winning psychological thriller about a young, female army veteran who returns home […]

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June 16, 2018

MOXIE FLIX: Seasons (2016)

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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. Summary: Jacques Perrin and Jacques Cluzaud document the lush green forests and megafauna that emerged across Europe following the last Ice Age. Winter […]

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June 15, 2018

Friday Flix: “Boogie Nights” at Mother’s Brewery

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The Mother’s Brewery outdoor series with Moxie Cinema screens Paul Thomas Anderson’s “Boogie Nights” (1997). Summary: A multifaceted look at the Los Angeles porn industry in the 70s and 80s, focusing on the journey of a young man (Wahlberg) from restaurant dishwasher to porn star and beyond. The cost is $6 at the door (with […]

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