Entertainment at 8 Film Group

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.

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Entertainment at Eight meets on the 2nd & 4th Saturday of every month at 8:00pm.

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.