Fremont Oktoberfest, food-truck fest | Weekend Preview
Activities for the weekend of Sept. 20-22, 2013, include Fremont Oktoberfest and a Food Truck Round Up. Films opening include “Prisoners” and “Thanks for Sharing.”
Fremont Oktoberfest: Beer-tasting garden, music, 5 p.m.-midnight Friday, 11 a.m.-midnight Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday; village with kids’ activities, vendors, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday; Texas Chainsaw Pumpkin Carving 1 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Fremont neighborhood, Seattle; tasting garden $25-$40 (fremontoktoberfest.com ).
Food Truck Round Up: Ten local food trucks, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Uwajimaya Renton, 501 S. Grady Way, Renton (uwajimaya.com/FoodTruckRoundUp2013.html ).
AT THE MOVIES
“Prisoners”: This crime thriller stars Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal. Opens Friday at several theaters.
“Salinger”: A documentary about the life of author J.D. Salinger. Opens Friday at the Seven Gables.
“Thanks for Sharing”: Mark Ruffalo, Gwyneth Paltrow and Josh Gad star in this romantic comedy about people struggling with sex addiction. Opens Friday at the Guild 45th.
“Populaire”: A speed-typing romantic comedy. Opens Friday at the Varsity.
“The Patience Stone”: A drama set in war-torn Kabul. Opens Friday at the Sundance Cinemas.
“My Lucky Star”: A Chinese romantic comedy starring Zhang Ziyi as a daydreaming drone who gets whisked into a real-life adventure. Opens Friday at the Pacific Place.
“Good Ol’ Freda”: A documentary about Freda Kelly, a Liverpool secretary who worked in the office of the fellows who would become the Fab Four. Opens Friday at the Sundance Cinemas.
“Ip Man: The Final Flight”: A dramatization of the life and times of one of the most revered Chinese practitioners and teachers of the art of kung fu. Opens Friday at the Grand Illusion.
“Battle of the Year: The Dream Team”: A drama about the “Olympics of break dancing.” Opens Friday at several theaters.
“A Single Shot”: A drama about a hunter (Sam Rockwell) who kills a young woman by accident. Opens Friday at Pacific Place.
“You Will Be My Son”: A family drama about a winemaker and his son. Opens Friday at the Sundance Cinemas.
“Mademoiselle C”: A documentary that chronicles the months leading up to the launch of Carine Roitfeld’s style bible, the CR Fashion Book. Opens Friday at the Sundance Cinemas.