Boats and food trucks | Weekend Preview
Activities for the weekend of May 3-5, 2013, include Seattle Yacht Club Opening Day and the Mobile Food Rodeo. Films opening include “Iron Man 3” and “The Reluctant Fundamentalist.”
Seattle Yacht Club Opening Day: Windermere Cup crew races with teams from Dartmouth, Cornell and the UW, 10:20-11:40 a.m. Saturday; parade of decorated boats with “Hawaiian Magic” theme, noon Montlake Cut, Montlake Bridge and vicinity, Seattle (www.seattleyachtclub.org).
Mobile Food Rodeo: Featuring 40 food trucks parked around Fremont from noon to 7 p.m. Sunday; free (mobilefoodrodeo.wordpress.com).
AT THE MOVIES
“Iron Man 3”: Robert Downey Jr. returns as Tony Stark in the second sequel in the franchise. It has late-night screenings Thursday and opens Friday at several theaters (at some in 3D and IMAX).
“The Reluctant Fundamentalist”: Mira Nair’s film adaptation of Mohsin Hamid’s novel opens Friday at the Guild 45th.
“No Place on Earth”: A documentary about 38 Ukrainian Jews who survived World War II by living in caves for 18 months. It opens Friday at the Harvard Exit.
“Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay”: A documentary that looks into the life of magician Ricky Jay. It opens Friday at the Varsity.
“Eden”: Megan Griffiths’ drama follows a young Korean-American girl forced into the world of human trafficking. It opens Friday at the SIFF Cinema at the Uptown.
“Simon Killer”: A drama about an American psychopath (Brady Corbet) in Paris. It opens Friday at the Northwest Film Forum.
“The Source Family”: A documentary about a California commune and its charismatic leader. It opens Friday at the SIFF Cinema at the Film Center.
“The Angels’ Share”: Ken Loach’s latest is a comedy about an unemployed Glasgow man with a special talent. It opens Friday at the SIFF Cinema at the Uptown.
“Renoir”: A look at the great painter (played by Michel Bouquet) toward the end of his life. It opens Friday at the SIFF Cinema at the Uptown.
For reviews and showtimes, go to seattletimes.com/movies or to Friday’s Weekend Plus section.
For more fun this weekend, see Friday’s Weekend Plus. For advance planning, see Sunday’s NW Traveler.