Brick

Thu Mar 15 2018, 07:00 PM - 09:30 PM

Throughout March, The Roxy will be celebrating the work of The New Faces of Hollywood. These are the earliest films by some of the most ambitious and successful contemporary filmmakers. the work on which the directors of today's biggest blockbusters cut their teeth.

Before he was expanding the potential of the Star Wars universe with Episode IX: The Last Jedi, Rian Johnson reinvented the noir genre with the dynamic and gritty crime story Brick.

After receiving a frantic phone call from his ex-girlfriend, teenage loner Brendan Frye (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) learns that her dead body has been found. Vowing to solve her murder himself, he must infiltrate high-school cliques that he previously avoided. His search for the truth places him before some of the school's roughest characters, leading to a confrontation with a drug dealer known as "the Pin (Lukas Haas)."

Location: Roxy Theater 718 S Higgins Ave Missoula, MT