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The Projector: Movies opening Friday, Oct. 29

Special Screenings

Ghost Bird--Scott Crocker’s documentary about the rediscovery of the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker, presented by the Golden Eagle Audubon Society. Wednesday, November 3, 7 p.m., $ 8.50 general, $6.50 students with ID and seniors. Flicks, 646 Fulton St., 208-342-4222,

Phantom of the Opera--Benefit screening of the silent film accompanied by live theater organist Dennis James. Proceeds benefit the Egyptian Theatre Robert Morton pipe organ restoration fund. Friday, Oct. 29, 8 p.m. $18 adv., $21 day of show. Egyptian Theatre, 700 W. Main St., Boise, 208-345-0454,

Quilombo--From director Carlos Diegues about Palmares, a runaway slave colony in 17th century Brazil. Wednesday, Nov. 3, 6 p.m. FREE. Boise State Student Union Forum.


Conviction--Based on a true story, Hilary Swank portrays a woman who dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction that sent her brother to prison for life. Read our review here.(R) Flicks.

Saw VII 3D--The seventh installment finds Jigsaw’s surviving victims seeking counseling from a fellow survivor-turned-self-help-mentor whose dark past is resurrected. (R) Edwards 9, Edwards 22

You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger--In this most recent tale of unfulfilled longings, Woody Allen’s screenplay tells the story of interconnected lives that begin to unravel with the expectations that come with being in a relationship. (R) Flicks

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