JAMESTOWN – The 1981 Academy Award winner for Best Picture, Chariots of Fire will be shown Saturday, Oct. 8 at 8 p.m. at Reg Lenna Center for The Arts. Admission is $5.
Winner of four Academy Awards including Best Picture, Chariots of Fire is the inspiring true story of British athletes competing in the 1924 Olympics. Ben Cross and Ian Charleson head a sterling cast of newcomers and veterans. The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. Chariots of Fire is rated PG and is 124 minutes long.
Upcoming Movies at The Reg include the 1991 multiple Oscar-winning thriller, The Silence of the Lambs on October 19 at 7pm, the animated film The Secret Life of Pets on Friday, October 21 at 7pm and as a Sensory Friendly matinee on Saturday, October 22 at 2pm and the 1996 comedy, Swingers on November 2 at 7pm, two days before Swingin’ at The Reg presents Big Bad Voodoo Daddy live in concert.
For more information visit reglenna.com or call 716.484.7070. The Reg Lenna Center for The Arts is located at 116 E. 3rd St. in Jamestown, NY. The box office is open Tuesday through Friday, 10am-5pm, Saturday, 10am-2pm and one hour prior to showtimes.