Welcome to this episode of the Movies Past and Present podcast!
New in Theaters
Check your local listings for some great comeback classics, like special 35th anniversary Fathom Events’ screenings of The Breakfast Club (1985) playing on 9/21 and 9/24, and Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980) which is coming back again on 9/25 to many theater chains in the U.S. in honor of its 40th anniversary.
Also, the Turner Classic Movies (TCM) Big Screen Classics series is back! First up is Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) playing on 9/27, 9/29, and 10/1.
- Disney’s live-action/CGI Mulan (2020), which is now playing on Premier Access on the Disney+ streaming service.
Also of Note
- Black Panther (2018); available on Disney+; and R.I.P. Chadwick Boseman
- The Brother from Another Planet (1984); part of my 2020 TCM “Must-See Sci-Fi” movie watching project; available for digital rental on Apple iTunes
Thank You for Tuning In!
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