Reel Deal Goes to the Movies

Movie Night with Mitch and Crew – October 14 at the Emagine

Movie Night with Mitch and Crew – October 14 at the Emagine

September 21, 2014 2 Comments

Reel Deal Members are invited to share Mitch Albom’s new monthly movie night at the Emagine Royal Oak Theater! Each month, Mitch will host an 8pm screening of a new film.  There is a meet and greet in the lobby beginning at 7:15 and an invitation to discuss the film after.  Who knew that the […]

Reel Deal Went to the Movies: West Side Story, Saturday September 27 at the Redford Theater

Reel Deal Went to the Movies: West Side Story, Saturday September 27 at the Redford Theater

September 21, 2014 No Comments

Sharks and Jets United! Those of us fortunate to attend the Redford Theater’s tribute to West Side Story were reminded why some movies NEED to be seen on the big screen, surrounded by sound and shared with a mesmerized audience.  The story is ageless (thank you Shakespeare), the music riveting (Leonard Bernstein has yet to […]

Boyhood

Boyhood

August 10, 2014 No Comments

On Sunday, August 10, the Reel Deal sponsored and led a discussion of Richard Linklater’s phenomenal new epic “Boyhood.”  The audience who gathered at the Royal Oak Main Theater to experience this unique film had the opportunity to discuss it before re-joining the “real world.” Nearly three hours long, the film follows the lives of […]

Reel Deal Film Series Presents: All Quiet on the Front Line with Director Anna Djavaheri

February 14, 2014 No Comments

The Reel Deal is proud to present a special program on Sunday, March 9 at 1 pm at the Bloomfield Library. Anna Djavaheri’s short film will be screened in its entirety and discussed with the director. The film is a coming of age story that addresses the unique challenges of cultural issues in a post […]

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Reel Deal Goes to the Movies: “Talk to Her” at the Detroit Film Theater (Friday, January 10)

Reel Deal Goes to the Movies: “Talk to Her” at the Detroit Film Theater (Friday, January 10)

January 2, 2014 7 Comments

What is the nature of love?  Dr. Bruce Russell led a discussion of Pedro Almodovar’s classic “Talk to Her” on Friday, January 10 for an appreciative group of cinephiles.   ” Talk to Her” is the story of two men who find friendship, love and self-discovery while caring for two comatose women( a ballerina and […]

The Redford Theater Presents: Alfred Hitchcock’s “Shadow of a Doubt”

The Redford Theater Presents: Alfred Hitchcock’s “Shadow of a Doubt”

January 2, 2014 No Comments

The Redford Theater scores again with Alfred Hitchcock’s classic ‘Shadow of a Doubt” screening this weekend: Friday January 3 at 8pm Saturday January 4 at 8pm Saturday January 4 at 2pm Hitchcock considered this film his “personal favorite.”  Teresa Wright and Joseph Cotten star in this Thorton Wilder-adapted story that blows the lid off the […]

Reel Deal Goes to the Movies: A Town Called Panic

November 23, 2013 No Comments

Sunday November 24 Detroit Film Theater 4:30 pm Prepare yourself for the ultimate in stop action animation! Quirky! Droll! Smart! Watch the film and let’s discuss it in the Crystal Gallery*, immediately following the 4:30 pm showing! UPDATE: DISCUSSION LOCATION MAY BE CHANGED TO RODIN. 

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Amour

Amour

October 5, 2013 1 Comment

Can MURDER ever be an act of LOVE???? On Sunday, September 22, the Reel Deal Film Series presented the first program of the year with Michael Haneke’s masterpiece film “Amour.”  This question was posed by Professor Thomas Wartenberg and Matthew Sherman, the program’s discussants, and processed by the audience fortunate to attend. Jolyn Wagner introduced […]

The Reel Deal Presents: Amour (Sunday, September 22 1pm-3pm at the Bloomfield Library)

The Reel Deal Presents: Amour (Sunday, September 22 1pm-3pm at the Bloomfield Library)

August 18, 2013 No Comments

The Reel Deal is proud to present the first installment in our film series “Amour”  on Sunday, September 22 at 1pm. This masterpiece by director Michael Haneke was nominated for best picture and best foreign film in 2012 (it won for best foreign film) We are privileged to have Professor Thomas Wartenberg discussing the film.  […]

The Detroit Film Theater Presents: The Act of Killing

The Detroit Film Theater Presents: The Act of Killing

August 11, 2013 2 Comments

Friday, August 16 at 9:30pm Saturday, August 17 at 9:30pm Sunday, August 18 at 4;30 pm Don’t miss the opportunity to experience this profoundly moving film.

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