Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on July 1, 2010
A young couple’s relationship is stretched to the breaking point on a Mediterranean vacation in "Alle Anderen" ("Everyone Else"). On the surface, Chris and Gitti are the picture-perfect couple. But beneath it all there is tension, exacerbated when they run into a happier, more successful couple, leading in the end to a second chance at happiness. 4 and 6:30 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
"John Rabe" is the story of a German businessman who rescued more than 200,000 civilians during the "Nanking Massacre" in China. Learn about the man who is still revered in China as a saint, yet was never rewarded in his lifetime. Based on truth. 4:10 and 9 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
In the 2010 film "Lourdes," young Christine has been in a wheelchair most of her life. To escape her isolation, she journeys to Lourdes, a site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees Mountains. One day, she wakes up miraculously cured, spurring jealousy and the attention of the handsome pilgrimage-group leader. 7 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
BABY GROWS UP
Make it a movie night in downtown Miami at the historic Gusman Center, including a pre-show happy hour, after-show dance party and screening of the 1987 film "Dirty Dancing" starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Gray. While vacationing in the Catskills with her family, Frances (also known as Baby) falls hard for a strapping dancer. 6 p.m. happy hour. 7 p.m. film screening. Gusman Center, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. $10. Free parking with ticket stub at the Miami Parking Authority’s Convention Center Garage, 100 SE Second St., Miami. Details: (305) 372-0925 or www.gusmancenter.org.