December 2020 Shows at The Cary Theater’s Virtual Cinema

Cary, NC — In mid-October the Cary Theater started up their virtual cinema as a way to bring arthouse cinema experience home for its patrons.

To learn more about the virtual cinema program and how to get tickets, check out our previous coverage.

Here’s a look at what new films are available to stream at home right now.

Available Now Through December 31, 2020

Jingle Bell Rocks

2013 | 1hr 34min | Not Rated | Documentary

Equal parts social history, pop culture pilgrimage and revealing character study, the documentary Jingle Bell Rocks follows a motley crew of merry misfits as they confront the Christmas music mainstream, reinventing the seasonal soundtrack for the 21st century.

76 Days

2020 | 1hr 33min | Not Rated | Documentary | Mandarin with English Subtitles

Set in the early days of the COVID-19 outbreak, this raw and intimate documentary captures the struggles and human resilience in the battle to survive the pandemic in Wuhan, China.

Rare Exports

2010 | 1h 24min |Rated R |Adventure, Fantasy, Horror | Finnish with English Subtitles

It’s the eve of Christmas in northern Finland and an “archeological” dig has just unearthed the real Santa Claus — only this particular Santa isn’t the one you want coming to town.

Beasts Clawing at Straws

2020 | 1hr 48min | Adult Themes | Crime, Drama, Thriller | Korean with English Subtitles

A Louis Vuitton bag stuffed full of cash sends a group of hard-luck lowlifes on a desperate chase for the fortune in this pitch-black neo-noir crime thriller.

Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

2019 | 1hr 51min | Not Rated | Documentary

A documentary in which friends, family members, colleagues and patients discuss the remarkable life and career of Dr. Oliver Sacks.

The Keeper

2018 | 2 hr | Not Rated | Biography, Drama, Romance

The love story of a young English woman and a German prisoner of war, who together overcome prejudice, public hostility and personal tragedy.

Martin Eden

2019 | 2h 9min | Not Rated | Drama/Romance | Italian with English Subtitles

Adapted from a 1909 novel by Jack London yet set in a provocatively unspecified moment in Italy’s history, Martin Eden is a passionate and enthralling narrative fresco in the tradition of the great Italian classics.

The Tobacconist

2018 | 1hr 57min | Drama, Adult Themes, Nudity | German with English Subtitles

A young man develops a friendship with Sigmund Freud during the Nazi occupation of Vienna.


2020 | 1hr 48min | Not Rated | Documentary

Filmmaker and documentarian Hubert Sauper explores the history of post-colonial Cuba and the extraordinary people of Havana.

Coming Soon on December 11

Mr. Soul

2018 | 1h 44min | Not Rated | Documentary

Mr. Soul celebrates the groundbreaking PBS series from its genesis to its eventual loss of funding against the backdrop of a swiftly changing political and social landscape while profiling Ellis Haizlip, the charismatic man behind the culturally significant and successful show.

Get your virtual pass to watch these films through The Cary Theater website.

Story from staff reports. Images courtesy of The Cary Theater.

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