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The Onyx Staff Talks Film: A HIDDEN LIFE

In anticipation of the new Terrence Malick film, A Hidden Life, I must revisit my feelings regarding this particular filmmaker and endeavor to pin down exactly why I find his...

The Onyx Staff Talks Film: UNCUT GEMS

  [embed]http://vimeo.com/381368928[/embed] In anticipation of our Opening Day for UNCUT GEMS, take a look at what Onyx staff member zsa'lai has to share with you about this film and the...

The Onyx Staff Talks Film: UNCUT GEMS

Uncut Gems is a full tilt thriller orbiting an ill-starred jeweler in the Diamond District of 47th Street in New York City. Gems is a decade in the making passion...

In honor of Mr. Rogers

“Love is at the root of everything,” Rogers says at one point in the documentary. “All learning, all parenting, all relationships. Love or the lack of it. And what we...

Focus On A Filmmaker: Boots Riley

We are thrilled to be bringing SORRY TO BOTHER YOU to The Onyx this summer. There was quite a buzz around this title when it screened at Sundance in January....

Nevada City’s revamped indie movie theater sets sights on Grand Opening

Last year, the Danish concept of "hygge" — which means comfort, warmth or togetherness — was all the rage. Next year — if the owner and staff of Nevada City's...

A familiar theatre with a new name

The Magic Theatre, a beloved and independent community movie-house, has unveiled plans for major renovation and upgrades, including an additional screening room, an expanded menu, roomier, comfy seating, two remodeled...

Lighting the Way!

The new digital projectors will light up the screen, but we still need to light up a few other places for you. This glowing beauty will illuminate one of our...

Nevada City Film Festival 2018

The Nevada City Film Festival is returning to its roots, September 7-14, 2018!  You can visit their website to keep current on all festival news. “From the beauty of the mountains...

Progress Update: We’re putting in Drywall!

Moses Jones, our beloved contractor, has reached the point during the construction process where drywall is being hung. The screening room walls are being made to be as soundproof as...