May’s Flick: Million Dollar Baby
Starring Hilary Swank, Clint Eastwood and Morgan Freeman, Million Dollar Baby is a shining tour de force, winning 4 Oscars including for Best Picture. “Clint Eastwood’s ‘Million Dollar Baby’ is a masterpiece, pure and simple, deep and true.” (Roger Ebert, 4/4)
“I don’t train girls,” grumbles Eastwood’s character, “Frankie”, a boxing coach. The movie’s theme: Originally from a “white trash” background, Swank’s character, “Maggie”, fights to take hold of the American dream.
Experience a poignant flick followed by an engaging discussion. Free & all (19+) welcome. Come join the conversation!
Date: Thursday, May 23
Place: St. David’s Presbyterian Church, 271 Snowsell Street, Kelowna