Art-house screenings during the week of July 31 include “Battlestar Galactica,” “Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F,” “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2” and “A-Bomb: 70 Years Since Hiroshima.”
“Cylons, unite!” The original 1978 movie version of “Battlestar Galactica” comes to the SIFF Cinema Uptown at 7 p.m. Friday, July 31. It stars Richard Hatch, Dirk Benedict and Lorne Greene. Tickets are $7 for SIFF members, $12 general. 511 Queen Anne Ave. N., Seattle (206-324-9996 or siff.net).
The Northwest Film Forum will show “Miracle Mile,” director Steve De Jarnatt’s 1988 action/drama/romance/sci-fi/thriller starring Anthony Edwards, Mare Winningham and Denise Crosby, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 31. A happy hour with Jarnatt begins at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $6 for members, $8 and $11 general admission. “Dark Cool Quiet,” a “block of video art and experimental films addressing similar concerns,” will have a free showing at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1. “Her Wilderness,” Frank Mosley’s 2014 drama described as “a fairy tale for adults,” screens at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5. “A-Bomb: 70 Years Since Hiroshima,” a collection of 16mm short movies from the first 30 years of the atomic era, runs at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6. Tickets are $6 for members, $8 and $11 general admission. 1515 12th Ave., Seattle (206-829-7863 or nwfilmforum.org).
Fathom Events will show “Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F,” Tadayoshi Yamamuro’s 2015 animated adventure/sequel, at several theaters Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 4-5. For locations and more information, go to fathomevents.com.
The Beacon Hill branch of the Seattle Public Library presents a free showing of “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2,” the 2013 animated fantasy sequel, at 5:30 p.m. Friday, July 31, 2821 Beacon Ave. S., Seattle (206-684-4711 or spl.org).
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The “Friday Night at the Meaningful Movies” series presents “Neurons to Nirvana: The Great Medicines,” Oliver Hockenhull’s 2014 documentary, an “an in-depth analysis of psychedelic drugs in light of current scientific, medical and cultural knowledge,” at 7 p.m. Friday, July 31, Keystone Congregational Church, 5019 Keystone Place N., Seattle (meaningfulmovies.org).
And at the Central Cinema this week, you can see “The Muppet Movie,” Kermit and Miss Piggy’s 1979 film debut. Also showing is “The Matrix,” the Wachowskis’ 1999 fun, ridiculous sci-fi thrill ride starring Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 at the door. 1411 21st Ave., Seattle (central-cinema.com).