March 6, 2009 in Features

Film events


“Milk” - The story of California’s first openly-gay elected official, Harvey Milk (Sean Penn), a San Francisco supervisor who was assassinated by a colleague. Rated R. Today, 7:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors/students. (208) 263-9191

“The Black Hole” - Walt Disney classic about a research vessel that finds a missing ship, commanded by a mysterious scientist, on the edge of a black hole. Rated PG. Saturday, 2 p.m., The Cretin Hop, 1317 N. Howard St. Free. (509) 327-7195

“The Life of Emile Zola” - Academy Award-winning film about the French writer and social activist. Free popcorn and soda. Saturday, 3 p.m., Manito United Methodist Church, 3320 S. Grand Blvd. Free. (509) 747-4755

Family Movie: “A Little Princess” - A young girl tries to adapt to boarding school while her father serves in World War I. Directed by Alfonso Cuaron based on Francis Hodgson Burnett’s novel. Rated G. Saturday, 2 p.m., South Hill Library, 3324 S. Perry St. Free. (509) 444-5385

“Cool Hand Luke” - Luke Jackson (Paul Newman) is a cool, gutsy prisoner in a Southern chain gang that refuses to buckle under to authority. Wednesday, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Library, 906 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 444-5336

“Frost/Nixon” - Ron Howard’s Oscar-nominated dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon. Rated R. Thursday-March 13, 7:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors/students. (208) 263-9191

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