Introducing "Love Hurts" – a cinematic journey for those who prefer breaking hearts over celebrating them.

Say goodbye to sappy love stories and dive into films that embraces the anti-Valentine's Day spirit. With a dark and twisted take on romance, each film in this series is crafted for those who find joy in the bitter/darker side of love.

Get ready for a rollercoaster of emotions that challenges the status quo of love stories. "Love Hurts" – because sometimes, the best way to celebrate Valentine's Day is by embracing its opposite.


BELLE DE JOUR - 2/3/24

MY BLOODY VALENTINE - 2/9/24

THE PIANO TEACHER - 2/10/24 

DER FAN - 2/10/24

SECRETARY - 2/12/24

SALTBURN - 2/14/24

SID AND NANCY - 2/16/24

CEMETERY MAN - 2/17/23

BRIDE OF CHUCKY - 2/23/24

THE LOBSTER - 2/24/24

See film details below


Love Hurts at the OT

  • Oriental Theatre

    Belle De Jour (Love Hurts Series)

    Catherine Deneuve’s porcelain perfection hides a cracked interior in one of the actress’s most iconi...

    Director: Luis Buñuel France, Italy | 1967 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    My Bloody Valentine (Love Hurts Series)

    A decades-old folk tale surrounding a deranged murderer killing those who celebrate Valentine's Day ...

    Director: George Mihalka Canada | 1981 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    The Piano Teacher (Love Hurts Series)

    A young man romantically pursues his masochistic piano teacher.

    Director: Michael Haneke France, Austria, Germany | 2001 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    Secretary (Love Hurts Series)

    A young woman, recently released from a mental hospital, gets a job as a secretary to a demanding la...

    Director: Steven Shainberg USA | 2002 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    Saltburn (Love Hurts Series)

    Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Emerald Fennell (PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN) brings us a beautifully wic...

    Director: Emerald Fennell UK, USA | 2023 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    Der Fan (Love Hurts Series)

    The hero-worship that Simone has for a pop singer is built to a crescendo until she passes out when ...

    Director: Eckhart Schmidt West Germany | 1982 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    Sid and Nancy (Love Hurts Series)

    The relationship between Sid Vicious, bassist for British punk group Sex Pistols, and his girlfriend...

    Director: Alex Cox UK | 1986 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    Cemetery Man (Love Hurts Series)

    Francesco Dellamorte (Rupert Everett) is the groundskeeper at a cemetery where the dead just won't s...

    Director: Michele Soavi Italy | 1994 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    Bride of Chucky (Love Hurts Series)

    Chucky, the doll possessed by a serial killer, discovers the perfect mate to kill and revive into th...

    Director: Ronny Yu USA | 1998 |

  • Oriental Theatre

    The Lobster (Love Hurts Series)

    In a dystopian future, a man is sent to a hotel for single adults in order to find a new partner aft...

    Director: Yorgos Lanthimos Ireland, UK, USA, Greece | 2016 |