Rocky’s Review
The Batman

Schedule Change: Due to Russian aggression and escalating events in Ukraine, the distributor of the Bolshoi Ballet has cancelled all forthcoming Boshoi presentations. For those of you who purchased tickets online, we'll be reaching out to you to refund your tickets. If you purchased tickets at the box office, please contact us at office@rosetheatre.com for a refund. We apologize for any inconvenience.

"'American Utopia' is just the kind of healing, inspiring balm that the audience needs right now. It arrives like an unexpected answer to an unspoken prayer." -Washington Post"...it is a surprisingly direct call to political action and social betterment." - Slant Magazine. "A joyous expression of art, empathy and compassion." -RogerEbert.com"It is [a] dose of pure joy" - NPR Los Angeles

     I have watched AMERICAN UTOPIA at least 10 times. It is a musical wonder that helped me through the pandemic and the challenges of the past two years. I cannot recommend it highly enough. Tickets are on sale for our one showing, Saturday, March 12 at 7:45 in the Rose. Watch this great conversation between David Byrne and Spike Lee.

     LICORICE PIZZA ends this Thursday, 3/3. CYRANOTHE WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD and the OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS - animation and live action - are all holding over for another week.

     Only 10 tickets remaining for HOLIDAY, our Classics Film in the Starlight this Sunday, starring Katherine Hepburn and Cary Grant. "There are a thousand nonconformist comedies, but only one 'Holiday'" - Chicago Reader

     The Port Townsend Public Library and the PT Film Festival present a free showing of BOY at the Rose this Saturday, 3/5 at 1:00. Tickets are only available through the PTFF website.

     Our Sneak Preview of THE BATMAN is this Thursday evening at 7:30. The regular engagement begins Friday.

     March is Women's History Month and the theme this year is Providing Healing, Promoting Hope. From out streaming Film Library we recommend the following movies about remarkable, inspiring women: BARBARA LEE: SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWERBEYOND THE VISIBLE - HILMA AF KLINTBOMBSHELL: THE HEDY LAMARR STORYTHE EAGLE HUNTRESSEVA HESSETHE GLEANERS AND IIRISLOUISE BOURGEOIS: THE SPIDER, THE MISTRESS AND THE TANGERINEMAIDENMAIDENTRIPWOMAN AT WAR
     
Cinematically yours,
Rocky