Dollar movie

November 10

E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
Thursday, Nov. 10
7:30 10 12:30
This 1982 classic kicks off AB Films’ Spielberg week with the story of Elliott (Henry Thomas) and his unexpected adventures with E.T., an alien he befriends after it is stranded on Earth. The unlikely duo work together to avoid E.T.’s detection by the government and Elliott’s mother. The film was directed and co-produced by Steven Spielberg and won a variety of awards, including an Oscar for Best Music and Original Score and a Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture. E.T. is also one of the highest-grossing movies of all time.

November 11

Super 8
Friday, Nov. 11
7:30 10 12:30
This 2011, film produced by Steven Spielberg and written and directed by J. J. Abrams, chronicles the lives of a group of six friends in the year 1979. While out filming their own movie for a film festival in Cleveland, the group witnesses their teacher crash his car into a train. This accident is the start of a series of inexplicable events that shake their small Ohio town. The film features a love interest between two of the main characters, Joe (Joel Courtney) and Alice (Elle Fanning). An alien tied into the plot makes the movie another Spielberg classic.

November 12

The Goonies
Saturday, Nov. 12
7:30 10 12:30
Written by Steven Spielberg, this 1985 film follows the adventures of a group of children after they discover a pirate treasure map to “One-Eyed” Willy’s hidden treasure. The map is found by Mikey (Sean Astin) as he and his brother Brandon (Josh Brolin) prepare to move out of their house. The only way to save their home is with a large sum of money — the kind of money that should be present at the end of a treasure map. Along with a group of their peers, the boys begin an epic adventure, totally unprepared for what is about to unfold.

November 13

Raiders of the Lost Ark
Sunday, Nov. 13
7:30 10 12:30
This 1981 film stars Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones, an adventurer and archeologist off to find the titular Biblical artifact before the Nazis find it. Set in 1936, Jones escapes countless predicaments, including deadly traps and groups of Nazis. Directed by Steven Spielberg, the film also stars Karen Allen as Marion, Jones’ ex-love interest, and Paul Freeman as Dr. René Bolloq. The film won four Oscars, including Best Director and Best Picture.