(WNY News Now) – The Reg Lenna Center for The Arts is set to feature special engagement screenings of the inspirational sports classic “Rudy” on November 15th and the cinematic journey through Taylor Swift’s illustrious career with “The Eras Tour Concert Film” on November 17th and 18th.
Jamestown – In a bid to offer diverse cinematic experiences, the Reg Lenna Center for The Arts has curated a special lineup featuring two iconic films – “Rudy” and “Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour Concert Film.”
“Rudy” – A Tale of Persistence and Triumph (Nov. 15, 7 p.m.):
Rudy, portrayed by Sean Astin, follows an against-all-odds journey to fulfill his dream of playing football for Notre Dame. Despite facing relentless skepticism about his abilities, Rudy’s determination propels him to heroic and occasionally humorous lengths to secure a spot at the prestigious institution. The film, rated PG and spanning 114 minutes, promises a heartwarming and inspiring narrative.
Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour Concert Film (Nov. 17-18, 7 p.m.):
Taylor Swift enthusiasts are in for a treat as the Reg Lenna Center showcases a cinematic rendition of the singer’s 17-year musical odyssey. This once-in-a-lifetime concert film captures the essence of Swift’s award-winning career, providing a breathtaking visual journey through her various eras. Unrated and spanning 169 minutes, the film promises a cultural juggernaut experience, as described by Ben Sisario of The New York Times. Attendees are encouraged to embrace the Swiftian spirit by donning Eras Tour attire and friendship bracelets.
Upcoming Screenings at The Reg:
Looking ahead, The Reg Lenna Center has a diverse array of screenings in store. The holiday season kicks off with a free showing of “The Santa Clause” on December 2nd, sponsored by Collaborative Children’s Solutions. On December 20th, a special 35th-anniversary engagement of “Scrooged” will captivate audiences, followed by the historical drama “Killers of the Flower Moon” on January 6th at 4 p.m.
Movie enthusiasts can secure their seats for these engaging screenings at affordable prices. Regular movie tickets are priced at $7, while family films come at a discounted rate of $6. An additional $1 restoration fee is applicable. Special engagements may have different pricing. Tickets can be conveniently purchased at the Reg Lenna Center from 12-5 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays, and from 12-8 p.m. on Wednesdays. Online purchases are available at reglenna.com, ensuring accessibility for all moviegoers.
As the Reg Lenna Center for The Arts continues to bring a mix of timeless classics and contemporary favorites to its audience, these upcoming screenings promise to cater to diverse tastes, providing a cinematic experience for everyone.