Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Where the Wild Things Are (2013), Maurice Sendak: The Memorial Exhibition is a retrospective of original works by the late, great Maurice Sendak. The artwork is presented with heartfelt words from 50 extraordinary people, whose lives were all touched by this beloved author and illustrator.
It's a Frankenstein double feature:
First up is Frankenstein (1931, 71 minutes)
Still regarded as the definitive film version of Mary Shelley's classic tale of tragedy and horror, Frankenstein made unknown character actor Boris Karloff a star and created a new icon of terror.
The film's greatness stems less from its script than from the stark but moody atmosphere created by director James Whale; Herman Rosse's memorable set designs,...
Marc Webb directs this sequel to the reboot of the always exciting Spider-man franchise.
Peter Parker continues his search for the truth about his parents' death. His investigation leads him straight to Oscorp and his childhood friend, Harry Osbourne. Unbeknownst to Peter, Harry is dying and is using all his wealth and power to find a cure for his disease. A major storm is coming for the young superhero as he and Oscorp head for a clash. A...
In The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Peter Parker finds that his greatest battle is about to begin. It's great to be Spider-Man. For Peter Parker, there's no feeling quite like swinging between skyscrapers, embracing being the hero, and spending time with Gwen. But being Spider-Man comes at a price: only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. With the emergence of Electro, Peter must confront...
Gary Pendleton, author of 100 Plein Air Painters of the Mid-Atlantic, fine artist, president of the Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters Association, and musician will talk on plein air painting and sign copies of his book. Info: www.garypendleton.com
What began as a film document (recording Nana before she died) evolves into the filmmaker's search for her roots, her relationship with her family, and her identity as a woman. Using photographs, old home movies and direct interviews, Amalie R. Rothschild explores the mother-daughter ties in three generations of her own family. In the process she explores the classic female problem faced by her artist mother: the conflict between work and...
Based on Steve Harvey's relationship self-help book, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. Four women have decided to take the advice in Harvey's book and use the recommendations to get their men on track. When the men discover this, they try to turn the tables on their women.
Cast: Kevin Hart, Taraji P. Henson, Chris Brown, Michael Ealy, Gabrielle Union
Runtime: 122 min.
Release Year: 2012