Oct 28, 2018

“For while this may be a film about how Wilde's life -- and genius -- were cruelly curtailed by the stigma of his homosexuality, it's also about lives lived, enduring friendships and the relentless passing of time.” Matthew Bond, The Mail.

Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, and Emily Watson star in the untold story of the last days of Oscar Wilde, a man who observed his own failure with ironic distance and regarded the difficulties that beset his life with detachment and humor.

Oct 28, 2018

“For while this may be a film about how Wilde's life -- and genius -- were cruelly curtailed by the stigma of his homosexuality, it's also about lives lived, enduring friendships and the relentless passing of time.” Matthew Bond, The Mail.

Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, and Emily Watson star in the untold story of the last days of Oscar Wilde, a man who observed his own failure with ironic distance and regarded the difficulties that beset his life with detachment and humor.

Lecture
Oct 30, 2018

There is also something to be said for zooming out from the granular political immediacies and considering the bigger picture. . . .

Oct 31, 2018

Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the increasingly desperate and vengeful Creature determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal.

Scientific responsibility, parental neglect, cognitive development and the nature of good and evil, are embedded within this thrilling and deeply disturbing classic tale.

Oct 31, 2018

Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the increasingly desperate and vengeful Creature determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal.

Scientific responsibility, parental neglect, cognitive development and the nature of good and evil, are embedded within this thrilling and deeply disturbing classic tale.

Member Event
Nov 01, 2018

Vault Tour

Donor’s Circle level members and above.

Nov 02, 2018

Dames Eileen Atkins, Judi Dench, Joan Plowright and Maggie Smith have let the cameras in on a friendship that goes back more than half a century. The four acting greats discuss their careers and reminisce about their humble beginnings in the theatre.

NR; 84 minutes

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $10; $8 for Modern members; $7 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Nov 02, 2018 - Nov 02, 2018

Take advantage of live music in the Grand Lobby and enjoy music from the Tom Reynolds Trio.

Tour
Nov 02, 2018

A docent-led, twenty-minute tour of the galleries is available at 6:30 pm. Gallery admission is free on Friday.

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