Where: Berger Center.
Screening days and times: Sundays, 2:00 and 7:00 pm.
Hosts: Barbara Bowman, Ernie Erler, Al Haggerty, Carol Haggerty, Mike McInnis and Jeff Neuman.
NOTE: ALL FILMS ARE SHOWN WITH SUBTITLES WHEN POSSSIBLE; FREE OF CHARGE, COMPLIMENTS OF THE OVA
April 21, 2:00 and 7:00 pm BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY
Born in Zanzibar, Farrokh emigrated to England in his teens where he formed the band Queen in 1970 under his new name, Freddy Mercury (Rami Malik.) This biopic charts the group’s first 15 years, including the band’s meteoric rise, their revolutionary sound and Freddy’s solo career. The movie received four Academy Awards, including Best Actor for Malik, as well as a nomination for Best Picture. (2018), PG-13, 134 minutes.
April 28, 2:00 and 7:00 pm RBG
Providing an illuminating look at the life of trailblazer Ruth Bader Ginsberg – including her career-defining work in gender-discrimination law – this engaging documentary charts her journey to become the second female justice on America’s highest court. At the age of 85, Ginsberg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. A multi-award-winning documentary, it was also nominated for Best Documentary Feature Oscar. (2018), PG, 97 minutes.
May 5, 2:00 and 7:00 pm A STAR IS BORN
Seasoned country music star Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) discovers – and falls in love with – struggling but talented singer Ally (Lady Gaga.) She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer – until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. The film earned eight Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Supporting Actor, and won Best Original Song. (2018), R (language/sexuality), 136 minutes.
For Your Refrigerator/wallet
Sunday, April 21, 2:00 & 7:00, Bohemian Rhapsody, (2018), PG-13, 134 minutes.
Sunday, April 28, 2:00 & 7:00, RGB, (2018), PG, 97 minutes.
Sunday, May 5, 2:00 & 7:00, A Star Is Born, (2018), R, 136 minutes