As a high school senior in Staten Island, Vee (Emma Roberts) is looking to take more risks in her life. She sees an opportunity in Nerve, an updated version of Truth or Dare where competitors complete tasks in exchange for money. When she teams up with a stranger (Dave Franco), she discovers that the stakes are raised much more than she anticipated.
PG-13 | 96 min | 2016
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock, this film details the issues of common small-town citizens when they discover a dead body in the woods. The audience shares in the drama and overall bewilderment of the characters in dealing with this bizarre and at times comedic situation. Starring Shirley MacLaine and John Forsythe, this movie is truly one of Hitchcock’s most unique films.
G | 99 min | 1955
John Carpenter, one of the leading directors in horror, created a timeless slasher classic with Halloween. Exiled to a psych ward at a young age, Michael Myers breaks out at the age of 21 to stalk Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) and her friends. A haunting score, an unforgettable mask, and no trace of the remakes that would plague the franchise later on. This year’s Audience Pick Horror Short Film Contest will screen at 11:30pm and the winner will be announced after Halloween.
R | 91 min | 1978
Spartans never die, and neither does Halo. Come on by the ASLC for various competitions spanning throughout the Halo series. Expect tournaments in Grifball, Infection, 2v2 Arena Fights, 1v1 Battles, and more. To pre-register and for more details, follow ASLC Gaming at FSU on Facebook. Few events Arbiter than this.
Mon | Oct 24
This documentary depicts the lives of trans individuals in Puerto Rico. The film explores the personal struggles of identity in a world and country where being trans leads to violence. The Pride Student Union will hold a panel discussion after the screening.
87 min | 2014
Tue – Wed | Oct 25-26
7:30 PM and 10:30 PM
Set in 1630’s New England, this horror-drama follows a farmer and his wife who accuse their oldest daughter of witchcraft when their youngest mysteriously disappears under her care. While the town is divided on the matter of witches, this event tests the trust and faith of those in the community.
R | 92 min | 2015
Thu – Fri | Oct 27 – 28
6:00 PM and 9:00 PM
Two paranormal researchers (Melissa McCarthy & Kristen Wiig) team up with an engineer (Kate McKimmon) and a subway worker (Leslie Jones) when apparitions begin appearing all over New York City. Armed with proton packs, the group prepares themselves for an epic battle as one thousand ghosts descend on Times Square. Just remember, DON’T CROSS THE STREAMS.
PG-13 | 116 min | 2016