Searching For Sugar Man

Nov 16th thru 20th: 6:00 PM
Sat & Sun Mainees 3:00 PM

Searching for Sugar Man tells the incredible true story of Rodriguez, the greatest ’70s rock icon who never was. Discovered in a Detroit bar in the late ’60s by two celebrated producers struck by his soulful melodies and prophetic lyrics, they recorded an album which they believed would secure his reputation as the greatest recording artist of his generation. In fact, the album bombed and the singer disappeared into obscurity amid rumors of a gruesome on-stage suicide. But a bootleg recording found its way into apartheid South Africa and, over the next two decades, he became a phenomenon. The film follows the story of two South African fans who set out to find out what really happened to their hero. Their investigation leads them to a story more extraordinary than any of the existing myths about the artist known as Rodriguez.

60 Minutes Segment about Redriguez


  • Friday, November 16th – 6:00 PM
  • Saturday, November 17th – 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM
  • Sunday, November 18th – 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM
  • Monday, November 19th – 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday, November 20th – 6:00 PM

The Crescent Theater was opened with intent to serve adult patrons. The films we chose usually have a PG-13 rating or higher. We have always tried to follow the MPAA guidelines. We also serve beer and wine. We do not allow cell phone use in the theater after the film has started and we do not allow late entry. Our doors are open every day one hour before each film and due to our popularity we encourage our patrons to arrive early to get a good seat.

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