THE CATLOW

MOVIE THEATER

 

116 W. Main Street

Barrington, Illinois

 

 

 

An Alfonso Iannelli Designed Landmark

Listed on The National Register Of Historic Places

Established 1927

Theater Amenities:

Digital Projection

Digital 7.1 Surround Sound

New Matte White Screen

New Comfortable Seating

Listening Devices

Subtitle Device

Handicap Access

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 but Hot Dogs and Polish Sausage are available from The Catlow Concession Stand on Sundays and Holidays.

OUR PURPOSE:  Not only is The Catlow Theater old-style - so is our way of doing business. We keep our admission and concession prices lower than most movie theaters do these days. We are here to see that you pay a fair price and have an enjoyable time.

NOW SHOWING:

The Hundred-Foot Journey

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Friday and Saturday

5:30 & 8:00 PM

 

Sunday thru Thursday

7:00 PM

 

Admission:

$5.00

Cast:

Helen Mirren, Manish Dayal, Om Puri, Charlotte Le Bon, Rohan Chand, Juhi Chawla, Rohan Chand, Amit Shah, Dillon Mitra, Farzana Dua Elahe

 

Director:

Lasse Hallstrom

 

Genre:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

 

MPAA Rating:

PG for thematic elements, some violence, language and brief sensuality.

 

Running Time:

2 hours 2 minutes

 

Synopsis:

In "The Hundred-Foot Journey," Hassan Kadam (Manish Dayal) is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. Displaced from their native India, the Kadam family, led by Papa (Om Puri), settles in the quaint village of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val in the south of France. Filled with charm, it is both picturesque and elegant - the ideal place to settle down and open an Indian restaurant, the Maison Mumbai. That is, until the chilly chef proprietress of Le Saule Pleureur, a Michelin starred, classical French restaurant run by Madame Mallory (Academy Award (R)-winner Helen Mirren), gets wind of it.

 

Her icy protests against the new Indian restaurant a hundred feet from her own, escalate to all out war between the two establishments - until Hassan's passion for French haute cuisine and for Mme. Mallory's enchanting sous chef, Marguerite (Charlotte Le Bon), combine with his mysteriously delicious talent to weave magic between their two cultures and imbue Saint-Antonin with the flavors of life that even Mme. Mallory cannot ignore. At first Mme. Mallory's culinary rival, she eventually recognizes Hassan's gift as a chef and takes him under her wing.

COMING SOON ?

Help Choose Our Next Feature

 

Here's how the selection process works for upcoming features at The Catlow:

 

We choose a handful of movies that we think might interest you. Scan over the titles, view the included movie trailers (aka previews) and vote for your favorite titles. The titles with the most votes normally win - barring some unforeseen booking situation. The titles with the least votes are replaced with newer titles, so check back often.

 

We then present the movies with the most votes at an affordable price - if you don't mind waiting a few weeks to see them.

 

The Catlow is your theater. You tell us what you want to see and we'll try our hardest to get it booked here. You can also help us add other titles to the list. Simply send in your votes by filling out the 'Vote For Movies' form at the end of this section.

All movie trailers are in QuickTime format courtesy of Apple®.

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The Disappearance Of Eleanor Rigby

 

Cast:

Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Ciaran Hinds, Bill Hader, Viola Davis, William Hurt, Isabelle Huppert, Jess Weixler, Nina Arianda, Marta Milans, Kelly Southerland

 

Director:

Ned Benson

 

Genre:

Drama

 

MPAA Rating:

Not yet rated.

 

Runtime:

2 hours 2 minutes

 

Synopsis:

With his unique vision, writer/director Ned Benson ambitiously captures a complete picture of a relationship in the beautifully relatable portrait of love, empathy and truth that is "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby".

 

Once happily married, Conor (McAvoy) and Eleanor (Chastain) suddenly find themselves as strangers longing to understand each other in the wake of tragedy. The film explores the couple's story as they try to reclaim the life and love they once knew and pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone.

 

Screened for the first time at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, Benson's latest version of their story combines his previous two films - titled HIM and HER - uniting their perspectives and taking a further look into the subjectivity of relationships.

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Boyhood

 

Cast:

Ellar Coltrane, Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette, Lorelei Linklater, Brad Hawkins, Tamara Jolaine, Nick Krause, Jordan Howard, Evie Thompson, Sam Dillon

 

Director:

Richard Linklater

 

Genre:

Drama

 

MPAA Rating:

R for language including sexual references, and for teen drug and alcohol use.

 

Runtime:

2 hours 44 minutes

 

Synopsis:

Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette as Mason's parents and newcomer Lorelei Linklater as his sister Samantha, "Boyhood" charts the rocky terrain of childhood like no other film has before.

 

Snapshots of adolescence from road trips and family dinners to birthdays and graduations and all the moments in between become transcendent, set to a soundtrack spanning the years from Coldplay's Yellow to Arcade Fire's Deep Blue. "Boyhood" is both a nostalgic time capsule of the recent past and an ode to growing up and parenting. It's impossible to watch Mason and his family without thinking about our own journey.

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Calvary

 

Cast:

Brendan Gleeson, Chris O'Dowd, Kelly Reilly, Aiden Gillen, Dylan Moran, Marie-Josee Croz, Isaach de Bankole, David Wilmot

 

Director:

John Michael McDonagh

 

Genre:

Drama, Comedy

 

MPAA Rating:

R for sexual references, language, brief strong violence and some drug use.

 

Runtime:

1 hour 40 minutes

 

Synopsis:

Father James is a good priest, driven by spiritual integrity. One day in confession, an unseen man tells James that he's going to kill him precisely because he's done nothing wrong. Given a week to make his peace with God, James ministers to sundry lost souls-visits that double as a guided tour of suspects. His preparation for death is further complicated by the arrival of his daughter, who has recently attempted suicide.

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The Drop

 

Cast:

Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, James Gandolfini, Matthia Schoenaerts, John Ortiz, Ann Dowd, James Frecheville

 

Director:

Michaël Roskam

 

Genre:

Drama

 

MPAA Rating:

PG for thematic elements, some violence, language and brief sensuality.

 

Runtime:

1 hour 47 minutes

 

Synopsis:

THE DROP is a new crime drama from Michaël R. Roskam, the Academy Award-nominated director of BULLHEAD. Based on a screenplay from Dennis Lehane (MYSTIC RIVER, GONE BABY GONE), THE DROP follows lonely bartender Bob Saginowski (Tom Hardy) through a covert scheme of funneling cash to local gangsters—"money drops"—in the underworld of Brooklyn bars.

 

Under the heavy hand of his employer and cousin Marv (James Gandolfini), Bob finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living—no matter the cost.

 

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Get On Up

 

Cast:

Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Tika Sumpter, Nick Eversman, Lennie James, Aloe Blacc, Dan Aykroyd, Jill Scott, Josh Hopkins, Keith Robinson

 

Director:

Tate Taylor

 

Genre:

Drama, Biography

 

MPAA Rating:

PG-13 for sexual content, drug use, some strong language, and violent situations.

 

Runtime:

2 hours 18 minutes

 

Synopsis:

In his follow-up to the four-time Academy Award®-nominated blockbuster The Help, Tate Taylor directs 42's Chadwick Boseman as James Brown in Get on Up. Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.

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Guardians Of The Galaxy

 

Cast:

Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Djimon Hounsou, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close, Benicio del Toro

 

Director:

James Gunn

 

Genre:

Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure

 

MPAA Rating:

PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language.

 

Runtime:

2 hours 2 minutes

 

Synopsis:

From Marvel, the studio that brought you the global blockbuster franchises of Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and The Avengers, comes a new team-the Guardians of the Galaxy. An action-packed, epic space adventure, Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy" expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the cosmos, where brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe.

 

To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits-Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance.

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The Two Faces Of January

 

Cast:

Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, Oscar Isaac, Yigit Ozsener, Daisy Bevan, Evgenia Dimitropoulou, Nikos Mavrakis

 

Director:

Hossein Amini

 

Genre:

Thriller

 

MPAA Rating:

PG-13 for some violence, language and smoking.

 

Runtime:

1 hours 36 minutes

 

Synopsis:

1962. A glamorous American couple, the charismatic Chester MacFarland (Mortensen) and his alluring younger wife Colette (Dunst), arrive in Athens by boat via the Corinthian Canal. While sightseeing at the Acropolis they encounter Rydal (Isaac), a young, Greek-speaking American who is working as a tour guide, scamming tourists on the side. Drawn to Colette's beauty and impressed by Chester's wealth and sophistication, Rydal gladly accepts their invitation to dinner.

 

However, all is not as it seems with the MacFarlands and Chester's affable exterior hides darker secrets. When Rydal visits the couple at their exclusive hotel, Chester presses him to help move the body of a seemingly unconscious man who he claims attacked him. In the moment, Rydal agrees but as events take a more sinister turn he finds himself compromised and unable to pull himself free. His increasing infatuation with the vulnerable and responsive Colette gives rise to Chester's jealousy and paranoia, leading to a tense and dangerous battle of wits between the two men. Their journey takes them from Greece to Turkey, and to a dramatic finale played out in the back alleys of Istanbul's Grand Bazaar.

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Love Is Strange

 

Cast:

John Lithgow, Alfred Molina, Marisa Tomei, Cheyenne Jackson, Charlie Tahan, Tracy Letts, Manny Perez, Darren E. Burrows

 

Director:

Ira Sachs

 

Genre:

Drama

 

MPAA Rating:

R for language.

 

Runtime:

1 hour 34 minutes

 

Synopsis:

After nearly four decades together, Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina) finally tie the knot in an idyllic wedding ceremony in lower Manhattan. But when George loses his job soon after, the couple must sell their apartment and - victims of the relentless New York City real estate market - temporarily live apart until they can find an affordable new home.

 

While George moves in with two cops (Cheyenne Jackson and Manny Perez) who live down stairs, Ben lands in Brooklyn with his nephew (Darren Burrows), his wife (Marisa Tomei), and their temperamental teenage son (Charlie Tahan), with whom Ben shares a bedroom. While struggling with the pain of separation, Ben and George are further challenged by the intergenerational tensions and capricious family dynamics of their new living arrangements.

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Tracks

 

Cast:

Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver, Jessica Tovey, Emma Booth, Rainer Bock, Melanie Zanetti, Robert Coleby, Tim Rogers, John Flaus

 

Director:

John Curran

 

Genre:

Adventure, Bio, Drama

 

MPAA Rating:

PG-13 for thematic elements, some partial nudity, disturbing images and brief strong language.

 

Runtime:

1 hour 52 minutes

 

Synopsis:

In 1977, a twenty-seven-year-old Australian woman named Robyn Davidson set out from Alice Springs to walk across 2,700 kilometers of harsh desert to the Indian Ocean. Accompanied only by her dog and four camels, Davidson yearned for a solitary journey of self-discovery, and had no ambition other than to reach the ocean beach. She ultimately wrote about her desert adventure in 1980 in the travelogue Tracks, which became a cult favourite around the world.

 

Robyn (Mia Wasikowska, in a bravura performance) spends two hardscrabble years in the Alice Springs area learning how to train and care for camels (feral herds of which number in the thousands in Western Australia) in order to prepare for her journey. Finally ready to embark with her animals, she realizes she is woefully underfunded and, despite her desires for self-sufficiency, accepts a fee from National Geographic in exchange for a written piece. The magazine adds a condition: she must allow photographer Rick Smolan (Adam Driver, also at the Festival in Michael Dowse's The F Word) to photograph her at selected stops along the way.

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Magic In The Moonlight

 

Cast:

Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Marcia Gay Harden, Jacki Weaver, Eileen Atkins, Hamish Linklater, Simon McBurney, Erica Leerhsen, Catherine McCormack, Paul Ritter, Jeremy Shamos

 

Director:

Woody Allen

 

Genre:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

 

MPAA Rating:

PG-13 for a brief suggestive comment, and smoking throughout.

 

Runtime:

1 hour 40 minutes

 

Synopsis:

"Magic in the Moonlight" is a romantic comedy about an Englishman brought in to help unmask a possible swindle. Personal and professional complications ensue. The film is set in the south of France in the 1920s against a backdrop of wealthy mansions, the Cote d'Azur, jazz joints and fashionable spots for the wealthy of the Jazz Age.

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The Skeleton Twins

 

Cast:

Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Luke Wilson, Ty Burrell, Boyd Holbrook, Joanna Gleason

 

Director:

Craig Johnson

 

Genre:

Drama, Comedy

 

MPAA Rating:

R for language, some sexuality and drug use.

 

Runtime:

1 hour 33 minutes

 

Synopsis:

When estranged twins Maggie (Kristen Wiig) and Milo (Bill Hader) feel they're at the end of their ropes, an unexpected reunion forces them to confront why their lives went so wrong. As the twins reconnect, they realize the key to fixing their lives may just lie in repairing their relationship.

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What If?

 

Cast:

Daniel Radcliffe, Zoe Kazan, Adam Driver, Rafe Spall, Megan Park, Mackenzie Davis, Oona Chaplin

 

Director:

Michael Dowse

 

Genre:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

 

MPAA Rating:

PG-13 for sexual content, including references throughout, partial nudity and language.

 

Runtime:

1 hour 38 minutes

 

Synopsis:

What If is the story of medical school dropout Wallace (Daniel Radcliffe), who's been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. So while everyone around him, including his roommate Allan (Adam Driver) seems to be finding the perfect partner (Mackenzie Davis), Wallace decides to put his love life on hold.

 

It is then that he meets Chantry (Zoe Kazan) an animator who lives with her longtime boyfriend Ben (Rafe Spall). Wallace and Chantry form an instant connection, striking up a close friendship. Still, there is no denying the chemistry between them, leading the pair to wonder, what if the love of your life is actually your best friend? The ensemble romantic comedy costars Megan Park and Oona Chaplin.

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