Waverly Midnights

Staff Picks

Staff Picks

Friday, October 15 - Sunday, January 23, 2011

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Favorites chosen by our ushers, projectionists, box office and concession staff members.


The Last Dragon

The Last Dragon

Friday, October 15 - Saturday, October 16, 2010
Chosen by Bryce T., manager "A funny, high-energy combination of karate, romance, rock music and sensational special effects... THE LAST DRAGON stars two remarkably attractive and likable... more...



The Jerk

The Jerk

Friday, October 22 - Saturday, October 23, 2010
Chosen by Dylan P., projectionist "A seedy character, a man, screeches into a service station in a hot rod, and hands the attendant a very stolen-looking credit card. 'Fill 'er up,... more...



Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Friday, October 29 - Saturday, October 30, 2010
Chosen by Ashley S., manager "I can't believe I'm in a graveyard hunting for vampires with a strange man... on a school night!" Come see the comedy that spawned the legendary... more...



Red Dawn

Red Dawn

Friday, November 16 - Saturday, November 17, 2012
High-definition digital projection "To any sniveling lily-livers who suppose that John Milius, having produced Uncommon Valor, directed Conan the Barbarian and written... more...



The Night of the Hunter

The Night of the Hunter

Friday, November 12 - Saturday, November 13, 2010
Chosen by Larry A., floor staff member THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER—incredibly, the only film the great actor Charles Laughton ever directed—is truly a stand-alone masterwork. A horror... more...



Point Blank

Point Blank

Friday, November 19 - Saturday, November 20, 2010
Chosen by Jon S., staff member "One of the definitive films to emerge from Hollywood in the late '60s, this hard-nosed adaptation of Richard Stark's The Hunter owed much to... more...



Enter the Dragon

Enter the Dragon

Wednesday, November 24 - Saturday, November 27, 2010
Chosen by Jimmy I., projectionist "Putting an espionage twist on the familiar revenge theme, ENTER THE DRAGON features Lee as a martial arts expert whose sister was killed by drug smugglers.... more...



Cruising

Cruising

Friday, March 7 - Wednesday, March 12, 2014
DCP projection "William Friedkin's 1980 ode to fisting, faggotry, and flash cuts... CRUISING, based on a book inspired by a series of murders that would in later years be termed hate... more...



After Hours

After Hours

Friday, December 10 - Saturday, December 11, 2010
Chosen by Todd V., manager "A quiet New York computer programmer (Dunne) travels downtown to SoHo for a vaguely arranged date. Losing his taxi fare en route is only the first of the... more...



Purple Rain

Purple Rain

Friday, December 17 - Saturday, December 18, 2010
Chosen by Kasara N., box office staff "[A] mesmerizing rock-video psychodrama... Prince plays the Kid, a talented musician who's still hung up on his relationship with his brooding... more...



Clueless

Clueless

Thursday, December 23 - Saturday, December 25, 2010
Chosen by Anna M, manager "This satiric portrait of California rich kids has plenty of charm and wit, and a winning central performance from Silverstone. Cher, 15, is a designer mall... more...



Coming to America

Coming to America

Thursday, December 30 - Saturday, January 1, 2011
Chosen by Amanda C., box office staff "Murphy plays HRH Akeem, Crown Prince of Zamunda, whose pampered existence extends to molly-coddled privates. But when presented by his father... more...



The Thing

The Thing

Friday, September 14 - Saturday, September 15, 2012
High-definition digital projection (DCP) "John Carpenter’s 1982 horror classic THE THING is, like Whiteout, a thriller set in a US base... more...



Paper Moon

Paper Moon

Friday, April 11 - Sunday, April 13, 2014
DCP projection "A charming mixture of Hawksian comedy and Fordian lyricism imbues Bogdanovich's not-too-sentimental meeting-cute between a conman (Ryan O'Neal) busy bamboozling widows... more...



Pee-wee’s Big Adventure

Pee-wee’s Big Adventure

Friday, January 21 - Saturday, January 22, 2011
Chosen by Jordan P., floor staff member "Fed by comic tributaries perhaps, but Pee-Wee Herman comes over as a delightful original. It's a balancing act, and he doesn't put a '50s preppy... more...





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