‘The Post,’ ‘Call Me By Your Name’ Coming To The Reg
Reg Lenna Center for The Arts begins its March movie series with Best Picture nominees “The Post” on March 3 at 8 p.m. and “Call Me By Your Name” on March 7 at 7 p.m.
Admission is $5.
Steven Spielberg directs Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in “The Post”, a thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post’s Katharine Graham (Streep), the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee (Hanks), as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S. Presidents. The two must overcome their differences as they risk their careers to help bring long-buried truths to light. “The Post” marks the first time Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg have collaborated on a project. It is nominated for 2 Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Actress (Streep). “The Post” is rated PG-13 and is 114 minutes long.
The romantic drama “Call Me By Your Name” is nominated for 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Actor (Timothee Chalamet), Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Original Song (“Mystery of Love” by Sufjan Stevens). In the summer of 1983, in the north of Italy, Elio Perlman, (Chalamet) a 17-year-old American spends his days in his family’s 17th century villa lazily transcribing music and flirting with his friend Marzia (Esther Garrel). One day Oliver (Armie Hammer), a 24-year-old graduate student working on his doctorate arrives as the annual summer intern tasked with helping Elio’s father (Michael Stuhlbarg), an eminent professor specializing in Greco-Roman culture. Soon, Elio and Oliver discover a summer that will alter their lives forever. “Call Me By Your Name,” directed by Luca Guadagnino and written by James Ivory, is based on the novel by AndrÈ Aciman. The film is rated R and is 132 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. The temporary 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 upon entering the building.
Throughout construction, Forte the Restaurant will remain open.
Upcoming movies include Best Picture nominees Phantom Thread starring Best Actor nominee Daniel Day-Lewis on March 10 at 8 p.m., the romantic fantasy The Shape of Water with 13 nominations on March 14 at 7 p.m. and Best Animated Feature nominee Ferdinand showing March 16 at 7 p.m. and again as a Sensory Friendly matinee March 17 at 2 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.