(WNY News Now) – Prepare for an intense cinematic experience as “Golda,” a gripping thriller set during the 1973 Yom Kippur War, featuring Helen Mirren and Liev Schreiber, screens at The Reg on Wednesday, November 8 at 7 p.m.
Jamestown – “Golda” is a heart-pounding thriller that plunges viewers into the high-stakes drama of the 19-day Yom Kippur War in 1973. The film showcases the remarkable performance of Helen Mirren as Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir, who, during this critical period, faced the looming threat of Israel’s complete destruction. With millions of lives hanging in the balance, Meir must grapple with overwhelming odds, a skeptical cabinet, and a complex relationship with the then-US Secretary of State, Henry Kissinger, portrayed by Liev Schreiber.
The movie’s plot revolves around Meir’s unyielding leadership and her compassionate approach, which would ultimately determine the fate of her nation. The choices she makes during this perilous time leave her with a controversial legacy that resonates around the world. “Golda” is a PG-13 rated film with a runtime of 100 minutes.
In addition to “Golda,” The Reg has a lineup of upcoming movie events to delight cinephiles. On November 15 at 7 p.m., Sean Astin will be part of a 30th-anniversary special engagement of “Rudy.” And for those who love holiday classics, a free showing of “The Santa Clause” will take place on December 2 at 3:30 p.m., just before the Downtown Holiday Parade, with the event sponsored by Collaborative Children’s Solutions. On December 20 at 7 p.m., The Reg is set to mark the 35th anniversary of “Scrooged” with a special engagement.
Movie tickets at The Reg are affordably priced at $7 for regular films and $6 for family films. Please note that an additional $1 theater restoration fee will be added to each ticket. Special movie engagements may have different pricing. Tickets can be purchased during the hours of 12-5 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays, and 12-8 p.m. on Wednesdays. You can buy them in person or call 716.484.7070. For the convenience of moviegoers, tickets can also be purchased online at reglenna.com.
Don’t miss the opportunity to experience the tension and history of the Yom Kippur War with “Golda” and to catch some classic movie magic at The Reg in the upcoming weeks.