Sick Chick Flicks Film Festival at The Cary
Saturday, The Cary Theater hosts The Sick Chick Flicks Film Festival, a 12-hour showcase of short films produced by women from all over the world. The fest kicks off with an awards ceremony at 10:30 a.m., followed by Series 1: Dark and Twisted Films (11 a.m.-1 p.m.), Series 2: Sci-fi and Dark Fantasy (1:20-3:20 p.m.), Series 3: Scary Tales from the South (3:40-5:40 p.m.), Series 4: Creepy and Disturbing (6:40-8:40 p.m.), and Series 5: Frightening Foreign Films (9 p.m.-11 p.m.). Each series is followed by a Q&A. Admission is $5 to each series block (day passes are $23). Details: 919-462-2051 or thecarytheater.com.
- The N.C. Museum of Art’s 2016 Fall Films series “Decomania” concludes Friday with Cecil B. DeMille’s 1930 musical “Madam Satan,” starring Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny and Lillian Roth. 8 p.m. $7 ($5 for Museum members). Info: ncartmuseum.org.
- In Durham on Friday, the Carolina Theatre’s RetroTreasures series offers a double feature of Richard Lester’s 1973 action adventure “The Three Musketeers” starring Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch and Richard Chamberlain; and Michael Curtiz and William Keighley’s 1938 classic “The Adventures of Robin Hood,” starring Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland and Basil Rathbone. 7 p.m.; $9. Details: 919-560-3030 or carolinatheatre.org.
- Friday through Saturday, the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts in Wake Forest hosts the “Big Screen Classics Movie Marathon Weekend,” which includes screenings of “The Land Before Time,” “No Time For Sergeants,” “The Sound of Music,” “Ghostbusters,” “The Never Ending Story,” “E.T.,” “The Outsiders” and “Jaws.” Free. Info: wakeforestnc.gov.
- Saturday, The Raleigh Film Underground and Oak City Hustle present two screenings of Andrew H. Shirley’s “Wasted Land 2” – along with live music – at the Warehouse next to Trophy on Maywood. 8 p.m. Free. Details: facebook.com/raleighfilmunderground.
- Sunday at The Cary, Arthur Hiller’s 1976 action comedy “Silver Streak,” starring Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor, screens at 2 p.m. Thursday, Hannes Holms’ 2015 Swedish comedy drama “A Man Called Ove,” starring Rolf Lassgård, screens at 2 and 7 p.m. followed by the 2016 Queen concert documentary “A Night in Bohemia” at 9:30. Tickets are $3-$5 for each film. Details: thecarytheater.com.
- Sunday at Duke University, the Screen/Society’s Nasher Southern Cinema Film series presents Phil Morrison’s 2016 comedy drama “Junebug” at the Nasher Museum of Art at 2 p.m. Monday, the Reel Women Directors of the Middle-East series features Yamina Bachir-Chouikh’s 2002 drama “Rachida” at White 107. Wednesday, there is a screening of Laura Bialis’ 2014 documentary “Rock in the Red Zone” at Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater. Thursday at White 107, the AMI Showcase Alumni Filmmaker Homecoming series presents Benjamin Epps’ “Revolve on Camera: The Performances,” a video compilation of selected works from Revolve Dance Company. All screenings are free, and except for “Junebug,” begin at 7 p.m. Details: ami.trinity.duke.edu/screensociety.
- Wednesday at Mission Valley Cinema in Raleigh, the Cinema Overdrive series features David Cronenberg’s 1975 horror sci-fi cult classic “Shivers.” 7:30 p.m. $5. Thursday at the Rialto, there is a one-night showing of Jim Jarmusch’s 2016 documentary “Gimme Danger,” about the legendary punk band The Stooges at 9:15 p.m. $9 ($7.50 for seniors). Details: 919-834-2233 or ambassadorcinemas.com.