You're expecting something snarky, aren't you? Hiss.

You’re expecting something snarky, aren’t you? Hiss.

After you gobble gobble, you should wobble wobble to the movies, folks.

Doc Films
Max Palevsky Cinema, 1212 East 59th Street, University of Chicago
Films resume on Monday with Steven Soderbergh’s King of the Hill (1993, 109 min, 35mm). Tuesday gives us flames on the side of faces with Clue (1985, 94 min, 35mm) directed by Jonathon Lynn. Kurosawa makes a return with Red Beard (1965, 185 min, 35 mm), marking his final film with Toshiro Mifune on Wednesday. Bringing us to Thursday, a double feature of The Thin Blue Line (1988, 103 min, digital) and Zoolander (2001, 89 min, 35 mm) directed by Errol Morris and Ben Stiller, respectively. Or is it the other way around….
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Saturday Cinema: The LEGO Movie Screening
1101 W. Taylor Street, Chicago Public Library
Let the kids wind down on Saturday morning before you go out for Small Business Saturday with this fun animated flick. Families are welcome to bring their own drinks and snacks. More details here.

25 to Life
DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 East 56th Place Chicago
A young man keeps his HIV status a secret for over twenty-five years, but now confront the past if he’s to create an open and honest future with his HIV negative wife. There will be a Q & A session led by Yaa Simpson, a Community Epidemiologist and founder of The Association of Clinical Trials Services (TACTS). Monday.
Wanna know more? Here.

After Tiller
Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 109, University of Chicago
A FREE showing on Thursday of a film following one of four doctors in the United States willing to perform late-term abortions.
Read on about the event here.

Melvin and Jean: An American Story
Arts Incubator, Washington Park, University of Chicago
FREE screening with discussion and dinner to follow on Thursday of a documentary about Melvin and Jean McNair, who hijacked a plane in 1972 to join Eldridge Cleaver and the Black Panthers as an outcry to racism and the Vietnam War. Special presentation to follow with Blair Anderson, former Illinois Chapter Black Panther Party member.
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Stay tuned.