Saturday, Sep 23 at 5:00 pm
Location la: Bartos Screening Room
Dir. Sanaa Hamri. 2010, 100 mins. 35mm. With Queen Latifah, Common, Paula Patton. In this romantic comedy from director Hamri and writer Michael Elliot, physical therapist Leslie Wright (Queen Latifah) helps Scott McKnight (Common) find a second chance at love, compassion, and confidence, on and off the court. Filmed at locations across Brooklyn and Manhattan, including world-famous Rucker Park and Regis High School, this film features charming performances from its two Grammy-winning rappers-turned-actors, and offers guest appearances from former NBA superstars Dwight Howard, Dwayne Wade, and Rajon Rondo. Winner of NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture.
Tickets: $15 / $11 senior and students / $9 youth (ages 3–17) / discounted for MoMI members ($7–$11). Order tickets. Please pick up tickets at the Museum’s admissions desk upon arrival. All seating is general admission. Review safety protocols before your visit.