For Immediate Release
UPDATE September 11, 2013
Fort Worth, TX
Dustin Van Orne
dustin@themodern.org
817.840.2151
Magnolia at the Modern Film Schedule

October 18-November 24     

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Regular show times are Friday at 6 and 8 pm, Saturday at 5 pm, and Sunday at noon, 2 and 4 pm (exceptions are noted). Tickets are $8.50; $6.50 for Modern members. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

 

 

Film Schedule    

 

Wadjda

October 18-20

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2, and 4 pm

 

An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for her school's Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest.                 

98 minutes; PG; Arabic with English subtitles

 

 

Short Term 12

October 25-27

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2, and 4 pm

 

A 20-something supervising staff member of a foster care facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend.

96 minutes; R

 

 

Herb & Dorothy 50x50

November 1-3

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2, and 4 pm

 

The follow up to award winning documentary Herb & Dorothy, explores the ordinary couple's extraordinary gift of art to the nation as they close the door on their life as collectors.

87 minutes; Unrated

 

 

Cutie and the Boxer

November 8-10

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2, and 4 pm

 

This candid New York love story explores the chaotic 40-year marriage of famed boxing painter Ushio Shinohara and his wife, Noriko. Anxious to shed her role as her overbearing husband's assistant, Noriko finds an identity of her own.

82 minutes; Rated R

 

 

Muscle Shoals

November 15-17

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2, and 4 pm

 

Overcoming crushing poverty and staggering tragedies, Rick Hall and FAME studios brought black and white together in Alabama's cauldron of racial hostility to create music for the generations while giving birth to the 'Muscle Shoals Sound' and 'The Swampers'. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Percy Sledge, Gregg Allman, Clarence Carter, Etta James, Alicia Keys, Bono, and others bear witness to Muscle Shoals' magnetism, mystery, and why it remains influential today.

111 minutes; PG

 

 

Kill Your Darlings

November 22-24

Friday 6 and 8 pm; Saturday 5 pm; Sunday noon, 2, and 4 pm

 

Nominated for the 2013 Sundance Grand Jury Prize, Daniel Radcliffe stars in this compelling story of a 1944 murder that draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.

104 minutes; R

 

 

Come early or stay late on Friday for dinner or Sunday for brunch at Café Modern!

LOCATION

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

3200 Darnell Street

Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Telephone 817.738.9215

Toll-Free 1.866.824.5566

Fax 817.735.1161

www.themodern.org

 

Museum Gallery Hours

Tue 10 am-7 pm (Sep-Nov, Feb-Apr)

Tue-Sun 10 am-5 pm

Fri 10 am-8 pm

 

CAFÉ MODERN
Lunch 

Tue-Fri 11 am-2:30 pm
Brunch 

Sat-Sun10 am-3 pm
Dinner 

Fri 5-8:30 pm
Coffee, snacks, and dessert

10 am-4:30 pm

 

The Museum is closed Monday and holidays including New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas.

 

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