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United_kingdom
A United Kingdom

Fri. 3/10 -Thurs. 3/23

(PG-13) 1 Hr. 56 Min. In English (Drama, Romance)

A United Kingdom is based on extraordinary true events. In 1947, Seretse Khama, the King of Botswana, met Ruth Williams, a London office worker. They were a perfect match, yet their proposed marriage was challenged not only by their families but by the British and South African governments. The latter had recently introduced the policy of apartheid and found the notion of a biracial couple ruling a neighboring country intolerable. South Africa threatened the British: either thwart the couple or be denied access to South African uranium and gold and face the risk of South Africa invading Botswana. This beautifully told love story cuts across continents and tells a chapter of history few are aware of.
Closed Caption Glasses Available


Fri 3/10 12:00 p.m.
Fri 3/10 7:00 p.m.
Sat 3/11 12:00 p.m.
Sat 3/11 3:00 p.m.
Sun 3/12 11:00 a.m.
Sun 3/12 6:00 p.m.
Mon 3/13 12:00 p.m.
Mon 3/13 7:00 p.m.
Tue 3/14 12:00 p.m.
Wed 3/15 7:00 p.m.
Thu 3/16 4:00 p.m.
Fri 3/17 12:00 p.m.
Sat 3/18 12:00 p.m.
Sun 3/19 11:00 a.m.
Mon 3/20 7:00 p.m.
Tue 3/21 12:00 p.m.
Tue 3/21 4:00 p.m.
Wed 3/22 12:00 p.m.
Thu 3/23 4:00 p.m.
Fri 3/24 12:00 p.m.
State Theatre Modesto
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The Sense of An Ending

Fri. 3/17 - Thurs. 3/23

(PG-13) 1 Hr. 48 Min. (Digital) In English (Drama)

Based Julian Barnes' short, penetrating novel about how we self-protectively edit our memories, The Sense of An Ending follows Tony Webster (Jim Broadbent), a retiree who leads a reclusive and quiet existence. When long-buried secrets from his past force him to face the flawed recollections of his younger self, he finally faces the truth about his first love (Charlotte Rampling) and the devastating consequences of decisions made a lifetime ago.

Closed Caption Glasses Available


Fri 3/17 4:00 p.m.
Sat 3/18 7:00 p.m.
Sun 3/19 5:30 p.m.
Mon 3/20 12:00 p.m.
Mon 3/20 4:00 p.m.
Tue 3/21 7:00 p.m.
Wed 3/22 4:00 p.m.
Thu 3/23 12:00 p.m.
Thu 3/23 7:00 p.m.
State Theatre Modesto
All_nighter
New York Film Critics Series
Sneak Preview
All Nighter

Wed. March 22

(R) 1 Hr. 26 Min. (Digital) In English (Comedy)

The next film in the monthly New York Film Critics series of sneak previews is All Nighter, a comedy about Martin, a struggling LA musician meeting his girlfriend Ginnie's intimidating father for the first time over dinner.  The meal is a complete disaster. Six months later, Martin is broken-hearted over being dumped by Ginnie, who has "moved on.” But that’s not the end to the story. Gallo shows up at Martin’s looking for his daughter. Her cellphone is off and she has not responded to any texts or emails. Although it's the last thing he wants to do, Martin agrees to help find Ginnie, and learns more about Mr. Gallo over the course of one night than he bargained for. Starring J.K. Simmons, Emile Hirsch, Analeigh Tipton, Taran Killam, and Kristen Schaal.

Admission: $10


Wed 3/22 7:30 p.m.
State Theatre Modesto

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