A young Brooklyn widow falls for her fiancé’s brother in the iconic romantic comedy that won Cher an Oscar.
Preceded by the Love Is Short (Films) program: stories of wayward loves and unexpected romantic entanglements that Loretta Castorini and Johnny Cammareri might appreciate.
Norman Jewison | US | 102
With Cher, Nicolas Cage, Olympia Dukakis, Vincent Gardenia, Danny Aiello. One of the most magical romantic comedies of all time, Moonstruck stars a revelatory Cher in her Oscar-winning role as Loretta Castorini, a young Brooklyn widow who is supposed to marry Johnny Cammareri (Aiello) but falls for his brother Ronny (Cage) instead. At the same time, her cynical mother, Rose, unforgettably played by Olympia Dukakis (who also won an Oscar), is dealing with her own romantic complications. Fueled by an Academy Award–winning screenplay by playwright John Patrick Shanley, Moonstruck endures as a quintessential New York love story.
Waiting for Sun
Zelene Pineda Suchilt | US | 3
An ode to the art and music of El Barrio, this poetic film celebrates joy in the fear of displacement and the solidarity between friends DJ Bembona, poet Maria Fernanda, and filmmaker Zelene Pineda Suchilt.
Who Can Predict What Will Move You
Livia Huang | US | 9
Nathan feels more than he says and looks up to Vincent, the leader of their friend group. On Vincent's last night before college, the two boys play a game of basketball in Brooklyn. When they meet up with other friends, Vincent becomes preoccupied and Nathan struggles with how to move on.
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47-01 111th St, Corona, NY 11368