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At the Arthouse 

When you're looking for something more than the multiplex

There's a whole lotta Ramones going on this weekend, including tribute bands at the Happy Dog on Saturday and special theme sandwiches at both Melt Bar & Grilled locations all weekend. Best of all, there's a screening of the band's 1979 classic movie at midnight on Saturday. Show up at the Capitol Theatre in a leather jacket that looks like Joey Ramone's, or a satin one like Riff Randall's, and you'll score free popcorn. Gabba gabba hey! At midnight Saturday, February 19. — Michael Gallucci

Boxing Gym

Documentary about still-life-painting monkeys. Nah, we're kidding — it's about a boxing gym. Cleveland Museum of Art's Morley Lecture Hall. At 7 p.m. Friday, February 18, and 1:30 p.m. Sunday, February 20.

Double-Stop

This 1968 movie about racial tolerance was made in Cleveland. You probably never heard of it, since this is the first time it's played here since the late '60s. The filmmakers and a couple of the movie's stars will attend the screening. Cinematheque. At 2:30 p.m. Sunday, February 20.

Heartless

A guy with a heart-shaped birthmark on his face meets demons in London. Cinematheque. At 9:15 p.m. Thursday, February 17, and 9:45 p.m. Saturday, February 19.

Hadewijch

Meditative film from France about a woman and her fanatical religious beliefs. Cinematheque. At 7:25 p.m. Saturday, February 19, and 8:40 p.m. Sunday, February 20.

The Kids Grow Up

Documentary about parents, kids, and empty nests. Bring tissues. Cleveland Museum of Art's Morley Lecture Hall. At 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 16.

To Die Like a Man

An aging transvestite reflects on his/her life. Cinematheque. At 6:45 p.m. Thursday, February 17, and 9:15 p.m. Friday, February 18.

Two for the Road

The Cinematheque's "Audrey Hepburn: Sophisticated Lady" series continues with this 1967 bittersweet comedy about a couple looking back on their bumpy marriage. Cinematheque. At 5:15 p.m. Saturday, February 19, and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, February 20.

Victim

The IFC Midnight series continues with this new horror movie about a doctor who kidnaps some dude and then experiments on him. Sorta like The Human Centipede, without the whole centipede part. Capitol Theatre. At midnight Saturday, February 19.

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