Arthouse Movie Listings June 29-July 5

Castro Theatre. The Blue Angel and The Devil Is a Woman: Von Sternberg/Dietrich double feature. Wed., June 29, 3, 5:15 & 7 p.m. $10. The Life and Times of Candy Darling, Andy Warhol Superstar: Written and directed by James Rasin. Thu., June 30, 7 & 9:15 p.m. $10. Purple Rain: Featuring Peaches Christ, Martiny, and Putanesca. Fri., July 1, 8 p.m. $23. "Scary Cow's Fourteenth Indie Film Festival": Indie film festival. Sat., July 2, 3 p.m. $15-$50. 429 Castro (at Market), 621-6120, www.thecastrotheatre.com.

Dark Room Theater. Dungeons & Dragons: Part of "Swords and Stupidity." Sun., July 3, 8 p.m. $5. 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987, www.darkroomsf.com.

de Young Museum. Picasso and Braque Go to the Movies: Documentary produced by Martin Scorsese and Robert Greenhut (and directed by Arne Glimcher) on the effects of the technological revolution on Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. Fri., July 1, 7 p.m. free. 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden (at JFK, in Golden Gate Park), 750-3600, www.deyoungmuseum.org.

Femina Potens. "Open Eyes: Queer Film Friday": Local film series; screenings are followed by wine and vegan cookie receptions including Q+A sessions with the filmmakers. Also features a visual open mike: 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.

Oddball Film and Video. "Scopitones-a-Go-Go": Film precursors to music video. Thu., June 30, 8 p.m. $10-$15. "Down the Rabbit Hole": Films include Our Friend the Atom, Camera Magic, Animation Sex and Propaganda Reel, The Man that Comes Around, and Chiquita Banana.. Fri., July 1, 8:30 p.m. $10. "Pick Your Poison: Medicine and Madness": Medical, educational, corporate, and military films include Pain and Its Alleviation (1961), Addictive Sopers (1978), One a Minute (1944), and Ulcer at Work (1957). Sat., July 2, 8 p.m. $10. 275 Capp (at 18th St.), 558-8112, www.oddballfilm.com.

Red Vic Movie House. Orgasm, Inc: Directed by Liz Canne. Wed., June 29, 2 p.m.; Wednesdays, Thursdays, 7:15 & 9:15 p.m. Continues through June 30. $6-$9. Rango: Directed by Gore Verbinski. Starting July 1. Fridays, Saturdays, 7:15 & 9:30 p.m.; Sat., July 2, 2 & 4:15 p.m. Continues through July 2. $6-$9. Vertigo: Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Starting July 5. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, 7 & 9:30 p.m.; Wed., July 6, 2 p.m. $6-$9. 1727 Haight (at Cole), 668-3994, www.redvicmoviehouse.com.

Roxie Theater. Making the Boys: Directed by Crayton Robey; on creating the controversial gay-themed film and play The Boys in the Band. Through June 30. $5-$9.75. San Francisco United Film Festival: Independent films as well as classic movies. Through June 30. varies. Meek's Cutoff: Three families get lost on the Oregon Trail in 1845 and must choose between their hired guide and a Native American stranger. Through June 29. $10. Yoga Is: Suzanne Bryant appears in person for the screening of her documentary. Thu., June 30, 7 p.m. $6-$10. Happy: Reviewed on page 23. July 1-7. $6.50-$7. "Watch Out for Children" Triple Feature: Midnites for Maniacs lineup includes Tex, Over the Edge, and River's Edge. Filmmakers appear in person. Fri., July 1, 7 p.m. $15. Viva Riva!: Numerous underworld players compete for a cache of fuel they can sell on the black market of the Democratic Republic of Congo. July 2-4; Wed., July 6. $6.50-$10. 3117 16th St. (at Valencia), 863-1087, www.roxie.com.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Centre Forward: Pak Chong-Song's story of a young soccer player and his brutal training regime. Thu., June 30, 7:30 p.m. $8. 701 Mission (at Third St.), 978-2787, www.ybca.org.

 
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