Bama Art House Nostalgic Fall Blockbuster Series 2023:
Screenings are on Tuesday nights at
7:00 p.m. except for the bye weeks of
Sept. 26 and Oct. 17
($10 general/$9 students and seniors/$8 Arts Council members).
Screenings begin: 7:00 p.m.
Doors, Box Office, and Bama Bar open: 6:00 p.m.
Season pass punch card tickets: $70 (pick 10 films in any series you want to attend! For sale at the box office prior to each film.)
Bama Art House is presented by The Arts Council of Tuscaloosa.
September 12, 2023
Synopsis: Three parapsychologists forced out of their university funding set up shop as a unique ghost removal service in New York City, attracting frightened yet skeptical customers.
Rated PG | 1h 45min | Action / Comedy / Fantasy / Sci-Fi
Written by: Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis
Directed by: Ivan Reitman
Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis, Annie Potts, William Atherton, Ernie Hudson
1985 Nominee Oscar for Best Effects, Visual Effects
1985 Nominee Oscar for Best Music, Original Song
1985 Nominee Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical
1985 Nominee Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical
1985 Nominee Golden Globe for Best Original Song – Motion Picture
September 19, 2023
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Synopsis: Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of three people; the culprit is legendary apparition The Headless Horseman.
Rated R | 1h 45min | Fantasy / Horror / Mystery
Written by: Washington Irving, Kevin Yagher, Andrew Kevin Walker
Directed by: Tim Burton
Stars: Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Michael Gambon, Casper Van Dien, Jeffrey Jones, Richard Griffiths
2000 Winner Oscar for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
2000 Nominee Oscar for Best Cinematography
2000 Nominee Oscar for Best Costume Design
October 3, 2023
26th Annual Manhattan Short
Film Festival (2023)
The world’s first global film festival in which over 100,000 film lovers in over 500 cities across six continents gather to view and vote on the Finalists’ Films in the 26th Annual MSFF.
MANHATTAN SHORT is not a touring Festival; rather, it is an instantaneous celebration that occurs simultaneously across the globe, bringing great short films to venues and allowing the audiences to select their favorites from around ten. If the Film Festival experience truly is about getting great works in front of as many eyes as possible, MANHATTAN SHORT offers the ultimate platform — one that sees its films screened in Sydney, Mumbai, Moscow, Vienna, Cape Town to cinemas in all fifty states of the United States and beyond.
Upon entry at all participating venues, festival attendees are handed a Voting Card and an Official Program and asked to vote for the ONE Film and Actor they feel should win. Votes are tallied by each host venue then emailed to our NYC headquarters where winning votes are tallied.
October 10, 2023
The Fog (2005)
Synopsis: A thick mist full of vengeful spirits haunts a prosperous island town off the coast of Oregon, as its inhabitants try to learn their town’s dark secret in order to stop it.
Rated PG-13 | 1h 40min | Horror / Mystery
Written by: Cooper Layne, John Carpenter, Debra Hill
Directed by: Rupert Wainwright
Stars: Tom Welling, Maggie Grace, Selma Blair, DeRay Lewis
October 24, 2023
Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)
Synopsis: The centuries old vampire Count Dracula comes to England to seduce his barrister Jonathan Harker’s fiancée Mina Murray and inflict havoc in the foreign land.
Rated R | 2h 8min | Fantasy / Horror / Drama
Written by: Bram Stoker, James V. Hart
Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola
Stars: Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins, Keanu Reeves, Richard E. Grant
1993 Nominee Oscar for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
1993 Winner Oscar for Best Costume Design
1993 Winner Oscar for Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing
1993 Winner Oscar for Best Makeup