Entertainment at Eight is a film screening group, which gathers twice a month to watch and discuss both contemporary and classic LGBT and mainstream films.
Next Meetings: Saturday, August 10th and 24th
Saturday, August 10th, 8pm
The Theory of Everything (2014)
Synopsis: In the 1960s, Cambridge University student and future physicist Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne) falls in love with fellow collegian Jane Wilde (Felicity Jones). At 21, Hawking learns that he has motor neuron disease. Despite this -- and with Jane at his side -- he begins an ambitious study of time, of which he has very little left, according to his doctor. He and Jane defy terrible odds and break new ground in the fields of medicine and science, achieving more than either could hope to imagine.
Run Time: 2 hours, 3 minutes
Stars: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, Emily Watson, et al.
Director: James Marsh
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Saturday, August 24th, 8pm
The Kite Runner (2007)
Synopsis: Afghani immigrant Amir is summoned from his California home to Pakistan by Rahim Khan, an old, dying friend of his father. As a boy in Afghanistan, wealthy Amir was best friends with servant's son Hassan, but when Hassan was brutally assaulted by a local bully, Amir was too scared to save him, and has been tormented by guilt ever since.
Run Time: 2 hours, 8 minutes
Stars: Khalid Abdalla, Zekeria Ebrahimi, Ahman Khan, Mahmoodzada, et al.
Director: Marc Forster
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|Entertainment @ 8|
|Upcoming Movie List|
|Date||Movie Title||Genre||Run Time|
|07/13/2019||On the Basis of Sex (2018)||Biographical Drama||2 hours|
|Directed by Mimi Leder|
|Starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Sam Waterson, & Kathy Bates|
|07/27/2019||History of the World, Part I (1981)||Comedy||1 hour, 32 minutes|
|Directed by Mel Brooks|
|Starring Mel Brooks, Dom DeLuise, Madeline Kahn, Harvey Korman, & Cloris Leachman|
|8/10/2019||The Theory of Everything (2014)||Biog. Rom. Drama||2 hours, 3 minutes|
|Directed by James Marsh|
|Starring Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, Emily Watson, et al.|
|8/24/2019||The Kite Runner (2007)||Drama||2 hours, 7 minutes|
|Directed by Marc Forster|
|Starring Khalid Abdalla, Zekeria Ebrahimi, Ahman Khan, Mahmoodzada, et al.|
|09/14/2019||Going in Style (2017)||Comedy||1 hour, 36 minutes|
|Directed by Zach Braff|
|Starring Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Alan Arkin, Matt Dillon, et al.|
|09/28/2019||The In-Laws (1979)||Action Comedy||1 hour, 43 minutes|
|Directed by Arthur Hiller|
|Starring Peter Falk & Alan Arkin|
|10/12/2019||Marty (1955)||Romantic Drama||1 hour, 30 minutes|
|Directed by Delbert Mann|
|Starring Ernest Borgnine, Betsy Blair, Joe Mantell, Frank Sutton, Karen Steele, et al.|
|10/26/2019||A Quiet Place (2018)||Horror Drama||1 hour, 31 minutes|
|Directed by John Krasinski|
|Starring John Krasinski & Emily Blunt|
|11/09/2019||Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)||Romantic SciFi||1 hour, 48 minutes|
|Directed by Michael Gondry|
|Starring Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Mark Ruffalo, Elijah Wood, et al.|
|11/23/2019||Being 17 (2016)||Drama (French)||1 hour, 56 minutes|
|Directed by Andre Techine|
|Starring Sandrine Kiberlain, Kacey Mottet Klein, & Corentin Fila|
|12/14/2019||Beautiful Boy (2018)||Biographical Drama||2 hours|
|Directed by Felix van Groengen|
|Starring Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney, & Amy Ryan|
|12/28/2019||Elf (2003)||Comedy||1 hour, 35 minutes|
|Directed by Jon Favreau|
|Starring Will Ferrell, James Caan, Zooey Deschanel, Mary Steenburgen, Bob Newhart, et al.|
LOFT Social Groups are open groups which welcome everyone ages 18 and over. Groups are led by members of the LGBT and allied communities. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend.
Donations are welcome. Suggested donation is $5; more if you can, less if you can't. Fees related to activities are the responsibility of participants.