Posted tagged ‘“Precious” based on the book “Push” by Sapphire’

showtimes for the Malverne Cinema & Art Center 1/1-7/2010

December 30, 2009
“A Single Man”  Rated PG-13, 99 minutes.  It’s L. A. in 1962 and the Cuban Missile Crisis is paralyzing the country.  Colin Firth portrays a British college professor struggling to find the true meaning of life after losing a loved one.  Julianne Moore also stars.  Distributed by the Weinstein Company.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:35 & 9:30
 
“Young Victoria”  Rated PG, 1 hour 44 minutes.  England in 1837 and King William is dying (Jim Broadbent) and next in line to the throne is Victoria (Emily Blunt) who is young and unmarried.  Her mother (Miranda Richardson) is both self serving and controlling.  Victoria must overcome the adversaries around her and win the trust of the public as well as the hand of a future husband.  Distributed by Apparition Films
Friday & Saturday @ 12 noon, 2:20, 4:35, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday  @ 12 noon, 2:20, 4:35, 7pm & 9:30
Monday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:30
 
“Precious”  Rated R, 1 hour 49 minutes.  Harlem in 1987 we find 16 year old Precious Jones pregnant again for the 2nd time played by newcomer Gabbie Sidibe.  Her overbearing mother is portrayed by the comedian Mo’nique.  Mariah Carey also stars in this spiritually uplifting film.  Based on the book Push by Sapphire.  Distributed by Lionsgate films.
Same schedule as “Victoria” above.
 
“Broken Embraces”  Rated R, 2 hour 8 minutes SUBTITLED produced in Spanish.  Starring Penelope Cruz.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:30
 
“An Education”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 40 minutes.  Starring Carrey Mulligan and Alfred Molina & Kate Nelligan.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday to Sunday @ 2:20, & 7pm
Monday to Thursday @ 2pm, & 7pm
 
“The Road”  Rated R, 1 hour 52 minutes.  Starring Viggo Mortenson and Charlize Theron.  Distributed by the Weinstein Company
Friday & Saturday @ 4:30 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 4:30 & 9:35
“Fantastic Mr. Fox”  Rated PG, 1 hour 27 minutes.  Animation distributed by Fox Searchlight.  Wes Anderson directs and George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Jason Schwartzman along with Bill Murray lend their voices.
Friday to Sunday at 12 noon only.