Q Night at the Movies 8/3

KLRU Q - Night at the Movies

Just Seen it at 7 pm
Had enough of big, loud summer movies? Then check out our review of the indie coming-of-age comedy, THE SPECTACULAR NOW. But there’s lots of great summer shows on TV so join us as we review the new Starz historical drama, THE WHITE QUEEN. Can’t get enough of big, loud summer movies? Then RED 2 is just the movie ticket – see what we have to say. And finally, check out our top three movies picks for the first half of 2013.

On Story at 7:30 pm
The screenwriters (Abby Kohn, Geoff LaTulippe, Dana Stevens, Marc Silverstein, Marcie Mayhorn-Moderator) behind NEVER BEEN KISSED, SAFE HAVEN, GOING THE DISTANCE and HE’S JUST NOT THAT INTO YOU contemplate the important balance of relationship, conflict and originality when creating romantic comedies. Followed by the short film, DO OVER by David Fabelo, illustrating several failed judicious attempts.

Feature Film: Splendor In The Grass at 8 pm
In 1925 Kansas, a teenage girl (Natalie Wood) suffers an emotional breakdown following a platonic love affair. Beatty’s film debut. Cast: Natalie Wood, Warren Beatty, Pat Hingle.

Miller’s Tale at 10:05 pm
Best known as Father Karras in The Exorcist, Jason Miller was an award-winning playwright and actor who experienced a brilliant period of national acclaim, then curiously abandoned Hollywood to return to live and work in Scranton, Pennsylvania. In Miller’s Tale, filmmaker Rebecca Marshall Ferris explores the complex relationship between Miller and his hometown.