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MY DINNER WITH ANDRE with Wine + Amaretto
Sunday, July 16 @ 8:00 pm
There are two ticket packages for this event:
On a budget? Your ticket will include a glass of Louis Jadot, Maison Beaujolais Villages 2014 wine and an amaretto to follow – just like Wally orders.
Want the full experience? A ticket for two will include a full bottle of Louis Jadot, Maison Beaujolais Villages 2014 – to be shared in the same way Wally and Andre do – as well as an amaretto for each of you.
“Someone asked me the other day if I could name a movie that was entirely devoid of clichés. I thought for a moment, and then answered, My Dinner with Andre.” – Roger Ebert
“It’s the most subliminal piece of magic realism—expansive, incantatory words jousting with monotonous matter—ever put on film.” – ArtForum
“My Dinner With Andre is still shocking in its own way: it dares to force you to conjure up a private movie inside your head.” – The Village Voice
Old friends Wallace (Wallace Shawn) and Andre (Andre Gregory) haven’t seen each another in five years and agree to meet for dinner. Andre, a once well-known theater director, dropped out of the New York scene to travel the world, while Wallace stuck around, finding only mixed success as a playwright. As they sit down to eat, Andre launches into a series of fantastic stories from his time away, and Wallace can’t help but notice how different their worldviews have become.
Dir. Louis Malle. 1981. 110 min.
Stick around after the film! Redeem your ticket at the bar for $2 off any drink.