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My Own Private Idaho

Midnight weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnight)!

Director: Gus Van Sant Run Time: 104 min. Format: Audio Amplification Available Rating: R Release Year: 1991

Starring: Chiara Caselli, Grace Zabriskie, James Russo, Keanu Reeves, River Phoenix

In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Henry IV,” a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy and the rebellious son of a mayor travel from Portland to Idaho and finally to the coast of Italy in a quest to find an estranged mother. Along the way they turn tricks for money and drugs, eventually attracting the attention of a wealthy benefactor. (1991)