Reg Lenna To Show ‘The Leisure Seeker,’ ‘Thoroughbreds’

A scene from “The Leisure Seeker,” which airs at The Reg Lenna Saturday at 8 p.m. Submitted photo

Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland star in the romantic comedy “The Leisure Seeker” on Saturday at 8 p.m. while Anya Taylor-Joy stars in the black comedy “Thoroughbreds” on Wednesday, May 9, at 7 p.m. at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts.

Admission to each film is $5.

“The Leisure Seeker” stars Academy Award-winner Helen Mirren and two-time Golden Globe-winner Donald Sutherland as a runaway couple going on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker, traveling from Boston to The Ernest Hemingway Home in Key West. They recapture their passion for life and their love for each other on a road trip that provides revelation and surprise right up to the very end. The Leisure Seeker is rated R and is 112 minutes long.

In Thoroughbreds, childhood friends Lily and Amanda reconnect in suburban Connecticut after years of growing apart. Lily has turned into a polished, upper-class teenager, with a fancy boarding school on her transcript and a coveted internship on her resume; Amanda has developed a sharp wit and her own particular attitude, but all in the process of becoming a social outcast. Though they initially seem completely at odds, the pair bond over Lily’s contempt for her oppressive stepfather, Mark, and as their friendship grows, they begin to bring out one another’s most destructive tendencies. Their ambitions lead them to hire a local hustler, Tim, and take matters into their own hands to set their lives straight. Thoroughbreds is rated R and is 92 minutes long.

Due to construction at The Reg, a temporary box office location is open at 215 Spring St. between Second and Third streets and the entrance to the theater is next door. This box office is open between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday. The temporary theater entrance will be open one hour prior to movies and events, at which time tickets will be available in the box office.

Throughout construction, Forte the Restaurant will remain open.

Upcoming movies include the family film “Peter Rabbit” showing Friday, May 18, at 7 p.m. and as a sensory friendly matinee Saturday, May 19, at 2 p.m. and the political satire “The Death of Stalin” showing Wednesday, May 23, at 7 p.m.

Tickets may be purchased at our box office locations during the times listed above, over the phone at 484-7070 or online at reglenna.com.

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