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Arthouse Movie Listings Aug 29-Sept 4, 2012 

Wednesday, Aug 29 2012

The Castro Theatre. The Night of the Iguana and Under the Volcano: A John Huston double feature. Wed., Aug. 29. $8.50-$11. City Lights and Sherlock, Jr.: A silent comedy double feature. Thu., Aug. 30. $8.50-$11. Vertigo: A 70mm screening of Alfred Hitchcock's classic-based detective film. Aug. 31-Sept. 3. $8.50-$11. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120,

Dark Room Theater. Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Part one of J.R.R. Tolkien's series. Part of Bad Movie Night. Sun., Sept. 2, 8 p.m. $6.99. 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987,

Oddball Films. The Hand: Peninsula Performances: Includes: The Milky Way, Earth: Man's Home, and Heart of the Dragon, with live accompaniment by Korean-American musician Donghoon Han. Thu., Aug. 30, 8 p.m. $10; RSVP to Spread Eyes and Fly!: Flight-themed program includes: The Icarus Wish (1972), Birds and Their Characteristics (1961), No. 00173 (1969), and Elegy (1968). Fri., Aug. 31, 8 p.m. $10; RSVP to 275 Capp (at 18th St.), 558-8112,

Roxie Theater. Alps: A group of people start a business impersonating the recently deceased in order to help their clients through the grieving process. Through Aug. 30. $6.50-$10. The United Film Festival: Highlights local and global cinema with a diverse program of features, documentaries, and shorts. Aug. 31-Sept. 6. $10. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087,

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Kick-Ass: Based on a comic book, an average teen becomes a real-life superhero. Thu., Aug. 30, 7 p.m. $5. 151 3rd St., 357-4000,

The Vortex Room. Bluebeard and 99 and 44/100% Dead: The conclusion of the Pop Goes the Vortex series. Thu., Aug. 30, 9 p.m. $7. 1082 Howard (at Seventh St.),

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