Sinister

Summit Entertainment releases this "frightening new thriller from the producer of the PARANORMAL ACTIVITY films and the writer-director of THE EXORCISM OF EMILY ROSE." Ethan Hawke stars as a true crime novelist who discovers some disturbing home movies that plunge his family into a nightmarish experience of supernatural horror. Rated R.

Release Date: October 12

Location: nationwide

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FAUST by Jan Svankmajer

As part of its series "The Cabinet of Jan Svankmajer," the Cinefamily screens Svankmajer's baffling but fascinating 1994 feature-length film version of the famous legend of the man who sold his soul. Svankmajer, combines live-action, stop-motion, and other techniques, while borrowing bits and pieces from previous texts on the subject: Goethe, Marlowe, etc. The result is unconventional to say the least. Location: The Silent Movie Theater, 611 N. Fairfax Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036. Date: September 15 at 5pm

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