|NOW SHOWING NOV 9 – NOV 15
7:00 PM: BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY (#1 in the U.S!)
|BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music & their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek). Freddie defied stereotypes & shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic sounds & songs like “We Will Rock You,” “We Are the Champions,” & of course, “Bohemian Rhapsody.” They reach unparalleled success, but in an unexpected turn Freddie, surrounded by darker influences, shuns Queen in pursuit of his solo career. Having suffered greatly without the collaboration of Queen, Freddie manages to reunite with his bandmates just in time for Live Aid. While facing a recent AIDS diagnosis, Freddie leads the band in one of the greatest performances in the history of rock music. Queen cements a legacy that continues to inspire outsiders, dreamers & music lovers to this day.
Stars Rami Malek, Biography/Drama, PG-13 (Language), 130 Minutes
|7:30 PM: THE HATE U GIVE|
THE HATE U GIVE is a new book adaptation/drama based on the critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller by Angie Thomas. Starr Carter (Amanda Stenberg) is constantly switching between two worlds: the poor, mostly black, neighborhood where she lives & the rich, mostly white, prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil. Now, facing pressures from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice & take a stand. The novel The Hate U Give is very popular in school groups & book clubs right now – if this is of interest to you, check out the movie version of THE HATE U GIVE this week.
Stars Amanda Stenberg & Regina Hall, Book Adaptation/Drama, PG-13 (language), 130 Minutes