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NEW! The Physician (2013, Germany) Philipp Stolzls adventure drama film starring Ben Kingsley, Stellan Skarsgard and Olivier Martinez. Avrora, Mirage Cinema, Velikan Park. Starts Feb. 6.
12 Years a Slave (2013, U.S.-U.K.) Steve McQueen's epic historical drama film starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael K. Williams and Michael Fassbender. Angleterre (in English with Russian subtitles).

47 Ronin (2013, U.S.) Carl Rinsch's fantasy action film starring Keanu Reeves, Rinko Kikuchi and Tadanobu Asano. Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Pik.

All Is Lost (2013, U.S.) J.C. Chandor's action drama film starring Robert Redford. Angleterre (in English with Russian subtitles), Avrora, Formula Kino Galereya, Jam Hall, Rodina, Velikan Park.

NEW! August: Osage County (2013, U.S.) John Wells' black comedy-drama film starring Meryl Streep, Dermot Mulroney, Julia Roberts and Juliette Lewis. Angleterre, Avrora, Dom Kino.

Augustine (2012, France) Alice Winocour's drama film starring Vincent Lindon, Stephan Wojtowicz and Chiara Mastroianni. Avrora.

Blue Is the Warmest Color (La vie d'Adele) (2013, France-Belgium-Spain) Abdellatif Kechiche's romantic drama film starring Lea Seydoux, Adele Exarchopoulos and Salim Kechiouche. Dom Kino.

The Book Thief (2013, U.S.-Germany) Brian Percival's war drama film starring Sophie Nelisse, Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson. Avrora, Jam Hall, Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Pik, Rodina, Velikan Park.

The Broken Circle Breakdown (2012, Belgium-Netherlands) Felix Van Groeningen's drama film starring Veerle Baetens, Johan Heldenbergh and Nell Cattrysse. Angleterre (in Flemish and English with Russian subtitles), Dom Kino.

NEW! Champions (Chempiony) (2014, Russia) A sports drama directed by Dmitry Dyuzhev, Artyom Aksenenko, Alexei Vakulov and Emil Nikogosyan. Alexei Chadov, Svetlana Khodchenkova and Mark Bogatyryov star. Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Pik, Velikan Park.

The Devil's Violinist (2013, Germany-Italy) Bernard Rose's music biopic about Paganini, starring David Garrett, Jared Harris and Joely Richardson. Rodina.

Dog's Paradise (Sobachy Rai) (2012, Russia) Anna Chernakova's family drama film starring Anya Korneva, Sasha Kudryavtsev and Marina Ignatova. Rodina.

Eternal Return (Vechnoye Vozvrashcheniye) (2012, Ukraine) Kira Muratova's comedy-drama film starring Renata Litvinova, Oleg Tabakov and Alla Demidova. Rodina.


NEW! Viy (2013, Russia-Ukraine-Czech Republic-Germany-U.K.) Oleg Stepchenkos mystery thriller based on a tale by Gogol starring Alexei Chadov, Anna Churina and Agnia Ditkovskite. Avrora, Jam Hall, Rodina.

Filth (2013, U.K.) Jon S. Baird's crime comedy-drama film starring James McAvoy, Jamie Bell and Imogen Poots. Angleterre (in English with Russian subtitles), Rodina.

The Geographer Drank His Globe Away (Geograf Globus Propil) (2013, Russia) Alexander Veledinsky's drama film starring Konstantin Khabensky, Yelena Lyadova and Alexander Robak. Rodina.

Grand Central (2013, France-Austria) Rebecca Zlotowski's drama film starring Tahar Rahim, Lea Seydoux and Olivier Gourmet. Dom Kino.

Grudge Match (2013, U.S.) Peter Segal's sports comedy film starring Robert De Niro, Sylvester Stallone and Kim Basinger, Formula Kino Galereya, Jam Hall, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Neva, Pik, Velikan Park.

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013, U.S.-New Zealand) Peter Jackson's epic fantasy adventure film starring Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen and Richard Armitage. Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Pik.

I, Frankenstein (2014, U.S.-Australia) Stuart Beattie's fantasy action film starring Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy and Miranda Otto. Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Neva, Pik, Velikan Park.

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013, U.S.-France) Ethan Coen and Joel Coen's music drama film starring Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan and John Goodman. Angleterre (in English with Russian subtitles), Avrora, Dom Kino, Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Pik.

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014, U.S.-Russia) Kenneth Branagh's action thriller film starring Chris Pine, Kevin Costner and Keira Knightley. Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Neva, Pik, Velikan Park.

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013, U.S.) Jeff Tremaine's comedy film starring Johnny Knoxville, Jackson Nicoll and Greg Harris. Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Pik, Velikan Park.


NEW! The Wolf of Wall Street (2013, U.S.) Martin Scorseses biographical comedy-drama film starring Leonard DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie and Matthew McConaughey. Avrora, Jam Hall, Mirage Cinema, Velikan Park. Starts Feb. 6.

Mobile Home (2012, Belgium-Luxembourg-France) Francois Pirot's comedy-drama film starring Arthur Dupont, Guillaume Gouix and Jean-Paul Bonnaire. Avrora. Starts Feb. 5.

Much Ado About Nothing (2012, U.S.) Joss Whedon's romantic comedy film starring Alexis Denisof, Amy Acker and Fran Kranz. Rodina.

NEW! My African Adventure (Min sosters born i Afrika) (2013, Denmark) Martin Miehe-Renard's adventure comedy film starring Peter Mygind, Mathilde Hogh Kolben and Sebastian Kronby. Rodina.

Pawn Shop Chronicles (2013, U.S.) Wayne Kramer's crime comedy starring Paul Walker, Norman Reedus and Elijah Wood. Rodina.

NEW! The Physician (2013, Germany) Philipp Stlzl's adventure drama film starring Ben Kingsley, Stellan Skarsgard and Olivier Martinez. Avrora, Mirage Cinema, Velikan Park. Starts Feb. 6.

Pirate TV (Tele gaucho) (2012, France-Belgium) Michel Leclerc's comedy film starring Felix Moati, Eric Elmosnino and Sara Forestier. Dom Kino.

The Role (Rol) (2013, Belarus-Russia-Finland-Germany) Konstantin Lopushansky's historical drama film starring Maria Jrvenhelmi, Leonid Mozgovoy and Anastasia Shevyoleva. Rodina.

Romance with Cocaine (Roman s Kokainom) (2014, Russia) Gennady Sidorov's drama film starring Igor Trif, Ksenia Sobchak and Kirill Pletnyov. Rodina.

Saving Mr. Banks (2013, U.S.-U.K.-Australia) John Lee Hancock's biographical comedy-drama film starring Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks and Annie Rose Buckley. Avrora, Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Pik, Velikan Park.

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013, U.S.) Ben Stiller's adventure comedy-drama film starring Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig and Adam Scott. Formula Kino Galereya, Khudozhestvenny, Mirage Cinema, Pik, Rodina.

NEW! That Awkward Moment (2014, U.S.) Tom Gormican's comedy film starring Zac Efron, Miles Teller and Michael B. Jordan. Mirage Cinema, Velikan Park. Starts Feb. 6.

NEW! Viy (2013, Russia-Ukraine-Czech Republic-Germany-U.K.) Oleg Stepchenko's mystery thriller starring Alexei Chadov, Anna Churina and Agnia Ditkovskite. Avrora, Jam Hall, Rodina.

NEW! The Wolf of Wall Street (2013, U.S.) Martin Scorsese's biographical comedy-drama film starring Leonard DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie and Matthew McConaughey. Avrora, Jam Hall, Mirage Cinema, Velikan Park. Starts Feb. 6.



 


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Thursday, Apr. 17


Expocenter Eurasia at 13 Ulitsa Kapitan Voronin is the sight of Goods on the Way, a five-day event starting today showcasing the latest in the industrial products industry. Bags, backpacks, swimsuits and much, much more will be available to attendees hoping to update not only their style but their accessories for the upcoming summer.


Friday, Apr. 18


Teachers and students alike shouldnt miss the opportunity to establish lasting contacts with Russian and foreign institutions during the 21st Education and Career Fair at LenExpo, beginning today and finishing tomorrow. Learn more about education in Russia and connect with your fellow scholars.


The Tromso International Film Festival, Norways largest, brings a short festival to St. Petersburg for one day only during Scandinavian Oddities, starting at 7 p.m. today at Rodina Cinema Center. Tickets for the event are 100 rubles ($2.80).


Sunday, Apr. 20


Celebrate Easter at Pavlovsk during the Easter Fair that begins today and continues through next Sunday. Visitors will have the chance to paint Easter eggs and children can take part in games as well as help decorate a tree in honor of Christianitys holiest day.


Today is one of the final days to see the exhibit Cacti Children of the Sun at the Peter the Great Botanical Garden. Starting Apr. 17, budding botanists will marvel at the variety and beauty of the deserts most iconic plant.


Monday, Apr. 21


Improve your grasp of Neruda, Bolano and Marquez at TrueDAs Beginners Spanish Lesson this evening at their location on the Petrograd Side. An experienced teacher will be on hand to help all attendees better understand the intricacies of the language and improve their accent.


Tuesday, Apr. 22


SPIBAs Breakfast with the Director event series continues as the association welcomes Andrei Barannikov, general director of SPN Communications, to the Anna Pavlova Hall of the Angleterre Hotel this morning at 9 a.m. Attendees must confirm their participation by Apr. 21.


The AmCham Environment, Health and Safety Committee Meeting is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. this morning in the their St. Petersburg office.