Where: Berger Center
Screening days and time: 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 ENGLISH SUBTITLES WHEN POSSIBLE; FREE OF CHARGE, COMPLIMENTS OF THE OVA
August 18, 2:00 and 7:00 pm
STAN AND OLLIE
With their glory days as Hollywood’s premier comedy team long behind them, Stan Laurel (Steve Coogan) and Oliver Hardy (John C. Reilly) begin a grueling farewell tour of England and Ireland, reminding audiences – and themselves – of the magic of their partnership. A touching and sweet tribute to the two comedians who remained old friends through the good and bad times of their careers. Brilliantly acted by Coogan and Reilly, the film strikes just the right balance between comedy and effective drama. (2019), PG-13, 98 minutes.
August 25, 2:00 and 7:00 pm
After a plane crash in an icy wasteland, Danish cargo pilot Overgard (Mads Mikkelson) must live by his wits as he waits for help to arrive. But when a long-awaited rescue effort fails, he faces a life-or-death decision: remain in the relative safety of his camp and hope to be found, or embark on an arduous trek that may be the only hope for him and a critically injured stranger. A critically acclaimed film festival favorite, this gripping and suspenseful movie features a stellar performance by Mikkelson. (2019), PG-13, 98 minutes.
September 1, 2:00 and 7:00 pm
In the 1970s, Ron Stallworth becomes the first African-American detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a difference, he bravely sets out on a dangerous mission: infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. He and a seasoned colleague team up to take down the extremist organization. Based on actual events, the film’s examination of race relations in the ‘70s remains relevant today. Six Oscar nominations, including Best Picture, Supporting Actor and Director; it won for Best Screen Play. (2018), R (language), 135 minutes.
For Your Refrigerator/Wallet
Sunday, August 18, 2:00 & 7:00, Stan and Ollie, (2019), PG-13, 98 minutes.
Sunday, August 25, 2:00 & 7:00, Arctic, (2019), PG-13, 98 minutes.
Sunday, September 1, 2:00 & 7:00. BlacKkKlansman, (2018), R, 135 minutes.