July 25, Friday
Children are 12 and under, Seniors are 60 and older
Students and Military must show a valid ID to receive discount
We accept cash, check, NCard, Visa, and Mastercard
Box Office Opens 30 Minutes Before Showtimes
Many of the films shown at The Ross are not rated due to the prohibitive cost of acquiring a rating from the Motion Picture Association of America. Consequently, as many of these films contain graphic content, viewer discretion is advised.
313 N. 13 STREET
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THE 2014 PRAIRIE PRIDE FILM FESTIVAL
July 24 - 26, 2014
This event is at regular Ross prices and open to the public.
The Prairie Pride Film Festival (PPFF), presented by Outlinc, delivers independent films featuring LGBTQA issues to a midwestern audience in Lincoln Nebraska. In it’s fourth year the festival continues the tradition of using art to advocate and starting important conversations in an often conservative community.
The Fourth Annual Prairie Pride Film Festival is proudly presented by Outlinc and thanks event sponsors: The Panic, JamesAnn Photography, Eric Brown Home Real Estate, Tom Beckius & John Pearson, and Zach Anderson. The festival would not be possible without numerous individual donations and extends its thanks to everyone who has provided support.
SUCH GOOD PEOPLE
2014 | USA | 97 min.
Thursday July 24 - 7:00pm
“Such Good People” is a contemporary screwball comedy, about a couple, Michael Urie ("Ugly Betty") & Randy Harrison ("Queer As Folk"), who find a million dollars while housesitting. The movie was produced by Such Good Productions, LLC, a production company created by the movie’s three producers: editor David Avallone, screenwriter David Michael Barrett, and director Stewart Wade.
Our characters want what everyone wants: success, family and a fabulous house in LA. But first they've got to work through a few issues: greed, jealousy, real estate, sibling rivalry, greyhounds, labradoodles, porpoises, a million dollars, and the orphans of Bhutan.
In addition to Urie and Harrison, “Such Good People” also stars Scott Wolf, Ana Ortiz, James Urbaniak, Carrie Wiita, Rick Overton, Tom Lenk, Kate Reinders, Lance Bass, Alec Mapa, Mitch Silpa, Drew Droege, and Kee Chan.
REACHING FOR THE MOON
2014 | USA | 118 min
Friday July 25 - 7:00pm
Anchored by critically-acclaimed lead performances from Miranda Otto (War of the Worlds, Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King) and Glória Pires (Smoke Gets in Your Eyes, If I Were You), Director Bruno Barreto’s (Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands, View from the Top) romantic period drama REACHING FOR THE MOON will be available across all digital platforms beginning February 4th, before debuting on DVD February 11th from Wolfe Video.
An intimate snapshot of the search for inspiration, wherever and however you find it, the film is based on the true story of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Elizabeth Bishop (Otto), who travels to Brazil where she encounters the beguiling architect Lota de Macedo Soares (Pires). Initial hostilities make way for a complicated yet long-lasting love affair that dramatically alters Bishop’s relationship to the world around her. Based on the bestselling Brazilian novel “Rare and Commonplace Flowers” by Carmen Oliveira, the film evokes the vibrant life in Rio during the 1950s.
BOY MEETS GIRL
2014 | USA | 95 min.
Saturday July 26 - 1:00 pm
Eric Schaeffer’s new film, BOY MEETS GIRL is a poignant, sexy, romantic coming of age comedy about three twenty year-olds living in Kentucky: Robby, (Michael Welch, Twilight) and his best friend since childhood, Ricky, a gorgeous transgender girl, have never dated. Lamenting the lack of eligible bachelors, Ricky considers dating a girl. In walks Francesca, a beautiful young debutante waiting for her Marine fiance to return from the war. Ricky and Francesca strike up a friendship, and maybe a little more, which forces Robby to face his true feelings for Ricky. This is a sex/human positive modern fable and identification with it's story crosses all gender and sexual orientation lines.
I AM DIVINE
2013 | USA | 86 min.
Saturday July 26 - 7:00pm
I AM DIVINE is the story of Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, from his humble beginnings as an overweight, teased Baltimore youth to internationally recognized drag superstar through his collaboration with filmmaker John Waters. Spitting in the face of the status quos of body image, gender identity, sexuality, and preconceived notions of beauty, Divine was the ultimate outsider turned underground royalty. With a completely committed in-your-face style, he blurred the line between performer and personality, and revolutionized pop culture. I AM DIVINE is a definitive biographical portrait that charts the legendary icon’s rise to infamy and emotional complexities.
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