Located on the banks of the Tennessee River, Muscle Shoals, Alabama is the unlikely breeding ground for some of the most creative and defiant music in American history. This juicy musical documentary features Aretha Franklin, Greg Allman, Bono, Clarence Carter, Jimmy Cliff, Mick Jagger, Etta James, Alicia Keys, Wilson Pickett, Keith Richards, Percy Sledge, Steve Winwood and others.
This darkly funny comedy from director Curtis Hanson hits the Starlight screen. A professor (Michael Douglas), suffering from writer's block, tries to deal with the pressures of his complex love life and his troubled students' assorted problems. Also starring Toby Maguire, Katie Homes and Robert Downey Jr.
Meek housewife Thelma (Geena Davis) joins her friend Louise (Susan Sarandon), an independent waitress, on a short fishing trip. However, their trip becomes a flight from the law when Louise shoots and kills a man who tries to rape Thelma at a bar. Louise decides to flee to Mexico, and Thelma joins her. On the way, Thelma falls for sexy young thief J.D. (Brad Pitt) and the sympathetic Detective Slocumb (Harvey Keitel) tries to convince the two women to surrender before their fates are sealed.
One of the best concert movies of all time, and a Rose Theatre tradition--but this time in the Starlight Room. Come enjoy the sweet funky tunes of the Talking Heads. This movie is meant to be played loud, and it will be.
The 1986 cult classic, directed by Jonathan Demme, comes to the Starlight! Free-spirited Lulu (Melanie Griffith) sets her sights on uptight banker Charles (Jeff Daniels) for a little bit of fun. Their relationship starts off simple enough with a tryst and some modest adventure, but Lulu wants Charles to pose as her husband at a high school reunion. It seems harmless until Lulu's actual husband (Ray Liotta) shows up.
CITIZEN RUTH is the story of Ruth Stoops (Laura Dern), a woman who nobody even noticed -- until she got pregnant. Now, everyone wants a piece of her. The film is a comedy about one woman caught in the ultimate tug-of-war: a clash of wild, noisy, ridiculous people that rapidly dissolves into a media circus. Directed by Alexander Payne (SIDEWAYS, ELECTION, THE DESCENDANTS, NEBRASKA).
The Big Lebowski - Starlight Room
The Dude abides. In the Starlight Room. For one show only. Get your tickets now! Rated R, 117 min. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Romeo + Juliet
Baz Luhrmann's fabulous retelling of Shakespeare's epic love story, starring Claire Danes, Leonardo DiCaprio, Paul Rudd, John Leguizamo, Diane Venora, Paul Sorvino and many more. With a killer soundtrack and visuals to match. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Mermaids - Starlight Room
The fabulous 90s cult classic starring Cher (bringing the sass) and Winona Ryder (bringing the teen angst) comes to the Starlight Room! 15-year-old Charlotte Flax (Ryder) is tired of her wacky mom (Cher). When they move to a small Massachusetts town and Mrs. Flax begins dating a shopkeeper (Bob Hoskins), Charlotte and her 9-year-old sister, Kate (Christina Ricci), hope that they can finally settle down. But when Charlotte's attraction to an older man gets in the way, the family must learn to accept each other for who they truly are. Rated PG-13, 110 min. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
6/15 - 6/16
The Princess Bride - Starlight Room
Inconceivable! Westley and Buttercup are back in the Starlight Room! And it sold out so quickly that we've added another show in the Rose. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Clueless - Starlight Room
The 90s cult classic starring Alicia Silverstone comes to Late Night @ the Starlight! Socially successful Cher (Silverstone) is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school's pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher decides to give hopelessly klutzy new student Tai (Brittany Murphy) a makeover. When Tai becomes more popular than she is, Cher realizes that her disapproving ex-stepbrother (Paul Rudd) was right about how misguided she was -- and falls for him. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Hair - Starlight Room
The iconic 60s musical about hippies in New York at the time of the Vietnam war comes to the Starlight. Directed by the late Milos Forman (1932 - 2018). Featuring all the classic songs: "Hair", "Let the Sun Shine in", "Aquarius", "I Got Life", "Easy to Be Hard", "Electric Blues", "Manchester" and more. 121 min. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Harold and Maude - Starlight Room
Late Night @ the Starlight Room! This 1971 classic from Hal Ashby features Bud Cort as a morose teenager in love with a carefree septuagenarian, played by Ruth Gordon. Featuring the excellent tunes of Cat Stevens. Rated PG, 92 min. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Local Hero - Late Night @ The Starlight
One of Rocky's Favorite Movies of All Time! You may never have heard of it, but we promise you'll love this wonderful comedy from 1983. Up-and-coming Houston oil executive "Mac" MacIntyre (Peter Riegert) gets more than he bargained for when a seemingly simple business trip to Scotland changes his outlook on life. Also starring Burt Lancaster. Rated PG, 111 min. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Ferris Beuller's Day Off - Starlight Room
Late Night @ the Starlight! The joyful 1986 romp starring Matthew Broderick in his most impish and iconic role. Ferris is a high schooler in Chicago who just wants to enjoy one day playing hookie with his best friend and girlfriend, but the high school principal has other ideas.. Directed with aplomb by 80's auteur John Hughes. Also starring Jennifer Grey, Alan Ruck, Charlie Sheen and more.103 min. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
A Late Night @ the Starlight celebration of girl power. Ellen Page (JUNO) is Bliss, a rebellious Texas teen who throws in her small town beauty pageant crown for the rowdy world of roller derby. Marcia Gay Harden plays Bliss’ disapproving mother, while Kristen Wiig, Drew Barrymore, Eve and Juliette Lewis play roller-derby stars. A hilarious and joyful exploration of roller derby. 120 min. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Bill Murray's hilarious take on the Christmas Carol tale hits the Starlight screen for one show only! Also starring Carol Kane and Karen Allen. Starlight Room is a 21+ venue, ID required. Seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
Dirty Dancing - Late Night @ The Starlight
The 80s classic featuring Patric Swayze, Jennifer Grey and Jerry Orbach comes to Late Night @ the Starlight!
Friday the 13th - Late Night @ The Starlight
A halloween classic! Live it up in the Starlight on the 31st with the classic 80s slash-fest. Accompanied by a bloody mary, natch. Starring a very young Kevin Bacon.
The Breakfast Club
John Hughe's 80s classic hits the Starlight screen. Starring Molly Ringwald, Ally Sheedy, Judd Nelson, Emilio Estevez and Anthony Michael Hall.
Singles - Late Night @ the Starlight
The 90's classic romance and paean to Grunge, directed by Cameron Crowe (Say Anything, Almost Famous), shot on Seattle's Capitol Hill comes to the Starlight. A group of twenty-something friends, most of whom live in the same apartment complex, search for love and success in grunge-era Seattle. Starring Bridget Fonda, Campbell Scott and Matt Dillon. Rated PG-13, 99 min.
Late night in the Starlight Room! Cameron Crowe's classic 80's film starring John Cusack, Ione Skye, Lili Taylor, John Mahoney, Jeremy Piven and Eric Stoltz. 100 min. The Starlight Room seats 46 and sells out quickly. Seating begins 45 minutes before show time.
(500) Days of Summer
Boy meets girl. Boy falls in love. Girl doesn’t. This post modern love story is never what we expect it to be — it’s thorny yet exhilarating, funny and sad, a twisted journey of highs and lows that doesn’t quite go where we think it will. When Tom, a hapless greeting card copywriter and hopeless romantic, is blindsided after his girlfriend Summer dumps him, he shifts back and forth through various periods of their 500 days “together” to try to figure out where things went wrong. Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Zooey Deschanel. PG-13, 95 min.
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
If your Thanksgiving this year turns out to be a wee bit challenging, then revisiting this hilarious comedy from 1987 will make you feel much better. Featuring a riotous Steve Martin and John Candy, this Thanksgiving tale is one for the ages. Directed by John Hughes. 93 min.
From the twisted mind of Terry Gilliam comes one of the most twisted movies of all time. It's a surrealistic nightmare vision, and a dark comedy of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme. Everyone is monitored by a secret government agency that forbids love to interfere with efficiency. Starring Jonathan Pryce, Robert DeNiro, Ian Holm, Bob Hoskins and Jim Broadbent. 132 min.
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
They came. They conquered. They looked fabulous. With a contract to perform a drag show out in the Australian desert, Tick (Hugo Weaving), Adam (Guy Pearce) and Benadette (Terrance Stamp) each has his own reason for wanting to leave the safety of Sydney. This wickedly funny and high-drama trio heads for the outback...and into crazy adventures in even crazier outfits. 104 min.
Blade Runner, Final Cut
Back by popular demand! Ridley Scott's 1982 Sci-Fi masterpiece comes to the Starlight Room. Don't miss the FINAL CUT on the big screen. Featuring dazzling performances by Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young and Daryl Hannah.
2001: A Space Odyssey
Stanley Kubrick's space epic returns to the big screen! Don't miss this one-time event.
We're so thrilled to be showing this Tarantino classic as part of our Late Night @ the Rose series. With Samuel L. Jackson, Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Harvey Keitel, Christopher Walken, Bruce Willis -- and best of all -- John Travolta. Rated R, 153 min.
Saturday Night Fever
Catch John Travolta shaking his groove thing to classic hits of the Bee-Gees, KC and the Sunshine Band and Kool & the Gang.