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Arthouse Movie Listings June 27-July 3, 2012 

Wednesday, Jun 27 2012
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The Castro Theatre. Pina and Cave of Forgotten Dreams: A documentary double feature about German dance choreographer Pina Bausch and Werner Herzog's expedition to the Chauvet Cave in France. Through June 27. $7.50-$10. Barbarella and Cherry 2000: A double feature about the French comic strip character, and a futuristic comedy about a mercenary in 2017. Thu., June 28, 7 p.m. $7.50-$10. Grease Sing-A-Long: A sing-a-long to the 1970s movie. Starting June 29. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays-Sundays. Through July 5. $10-$15. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120, www.castrotheatre.com.

Clay Theatre. The Rocky Horror Picture Show: A musical spoof of Hollywood horror movies. Sat., June 30. 2261 Fillmore (at Clay), 267-4893, www.landmarktheatres.com.

Dark Room Theater. Twilight Zone Live: Season 9: Two episodes per weekend, performed live. Includes: "Nick of Time," "From Agnes with Love," "Dead Run," and "16 mm. Shrine." Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. Through June 30. $20. The Fast and the Furious: An undercover cop infiltrates an underworld subculture of Los Angeles street racers looking to bust a hijacking ring. Part of Bad Movie Night. Sun., July 1, 8 p.m. $6.99. 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987, www.darkroomsf.com.

de Young Museum. Kika: Satire about murder, sex and the media. Fri., June 29, 6:30 p.m. free. 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden (at JFK, in Golden Gate Park), 750-3600, www.deyoungmuseum.org.

San Francisco Film Society | New People Cinema. Found Memories: A meditation on aging and memory in a Brazilian town. Through June 28. $8-$11. Corpo Celeste: A young girl struggles to find her place in an unfamiliar city, and with the Catholic church. June 29-July 5. $8-$11. The Story of Film: An Odyssey: A documentary about film, told in eight parts. Saturdays, noon. Through July 21. $8. 1746 Post (at Webster), 525-8630, www.sffs.org.

Oddball Films. Strange Sinema 53: Kinetica: This monthly screening features a mix of kinetic, motion-oriented art and sounds from the 20th century. Films include Kinetic Art in Paris (1971), The Dreamer That Remains (1973), and Arabesque (1975). Thu., June 28, 8 p.m. $10; RSVP to programming@oddballfilm.com. Portrait of a Lady: The Fashionable Struggle: A collection of films that explore women's issues. Includes: Woman Speaks (1940s), The Fur Coat Club (1973), and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1981). Fri., June 29, 8 p.m. $10; RSVP to programming@oddballfilm.com. 275 Capp (at 18th St.), 558-8112, www.oddballfilms.com.

Roxie Theater. Ultrasonic: A music teacher and his brother investigate a noise they think is a government conspiracy. Through June 28. $6.50-$10. The War Around Us: Part of the Arab Film Fest. A documentary about Western journalists in Gaza. Features a Q&A with director Abdallah Omeish. Wed., June 27, 7:30 p.m. $15. Gerhard Richter Painting: Documentary about the artist. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays. Through June 28. $6.50-$10. Marley: A documentary about Bob Marley. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays. Through June 28. $6.50-$10. The Connection: 35mm restored print of Shirley Clarke's 1962 film about a group of eight anxious junkies awaiting the arrival of their connection. June 29-July 5. $6.50-$10. Beyond the Black Rainbow: A young girl is kept captive, her mind controlled by a sinister technology. Through July 5. $6.50-$10. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087, www.roxie.com.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Spirits of the Dead: Three-story compilation film based on Edgar Allen Poe's works. Thu., June 28, 7 p.m. free-$5. Seeking the Monkey King: An abstract audiovisual film that plays tricks on the viewer. Tue., July 3, noon. Free. 151 Third St. (at Minna), 357-4000, www.sfmoma.org.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Guilty Pleasures : Directed by Julie Moggan. Thu., June 28, 7:30 p.m. $8. 701 Mission (at Third St.), 978-2787, www.ybca.org.

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