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Arthouse movie listings for December 31, 2008-January 6, 2009 

Wednesday, Dec 31 2008
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Castro Theatre. Singin' in the Rain: Nobody ever talks about how psychedelic this classic is. Thu., Jan. 1, 12:45, 2:50, 4:55, 7 & 9 p.m. Legendary Composer: Henry Mancini: Victor Victoria and Mommie Dearest: Fri., Jan. 2, 7 p.m. Breakfast at Tiffany's and A Shot in the Dark: Sat., Jan. 3, 12:45 p.m. Charade and Experiment in Terror: Sun., Jan. 4, 2:15 p.m. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120, www.thecastrotheatre.com.

Dark Room Theater. Bad Movie Night: Snakes on a Plane: Motherfucking snakes. Sundays, 8 p.m. $5. 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987, www.darkroomsf.com.

Femina Potens. "Open Eyes: Queer Film Friday": Screenings are followed by receptions including Q&A sessions with the filmmakers. Open mic: Submit short (five minutes or less) films or video pieces at 7:30 p.m. First Friday of every month. 2199 Market (at Sanchez), 864-1558, www.feminapotens.org.

Grace Cathedral. The Hunchback of Notre Dame: Wed., Dec. 31, 7 & 10 p.m. $10-$20. 1100 California (at Taylor), 749-6300.

Red Vic Movie House. W.: Our president is profiled in a lovely way. Jan. 1-3, 2, 4:30, 7 & 9:40 p.m.; Fri., Jan. 2, 7 & 9:40 p.m.; Sat., Jan. 3, 2, 4:30, 7 & 9:40 p.m. The 400 Blows: Directed by Francois Truffaut, icon of French New Wave. Sun., Jan. 4, 2, 4:15, 7:15 & 9:25 p.m.; Mon., Jan. 5, 7:15 & 9:25 p.m. Religulous: Bill Maher interviews people about God. Tue., Jan. 6, 7:15 & 9:25 p.m.; Wed., Jan. 7, 2, 7:15 & 9:25 p.m. 1727 Haight (at Cole), 668-3994, www.redvicmoviehouse.com.

Roxie Theater. Happy-Go-Lucky: Mike Leigh's new feature about a goofball lady. Through Jan. 8, 2009, 6:45 p.m.; Sat., Jan. 3, 1 p.m.; Sun., Jan. 4, 1 p.m. Synecdoche, New York: Charlie Kaufman's weird film about a theater director. Through Jan. 8, 9 p.m.; Sat., Jan. 3, 4 p.m.; Sun., Jan. 4, 4 p.m. Angry Monk: Reflections on Tibet: Swiss anthropologist and filmmaker Luc Schaedler follows Tibetan iconoclast Gendun Choephel. Jan. 1-8, 6:45 & 8:45 p.m.; Jan. 3-4, 1 & 2:45 p.m. The Times of Harvey Milk: Rob Epstein and Richard Schmeichen's 1984 documentary. Jan. 3-4, 4:45 p.m. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087, www.roxie.com.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. The Misfits: 30 Years of Fluxus: Daily screenings. Through Feb. 8, 2009, 3 p.m. Chantal Akerman Shorts: Saute ma ville, La Chambre, and Hôtel Monterey. Sat., Jan. 3, 1 p.m.; Sat., Jan. 10, 1 p.m. Je, tu, il, elle: Sat., Jan. 3, 3 p.m. 151 Third St. (at Mission), 357-4000, www.sfmoma.org.

Varnish Fine Art. "Moving Pictures": Last Wednesday of every month, 7 p.m. 77 Natoma (at Second St.), 222-6131, www.varnishfineart.com.

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