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Blinded by the Light

Directed by Gurinder Chadha. US. 2019. PG-13. 1 hour 58 minutes. Warner Bros. Digital .
Fri., August 16, 2019 thru Thu., August 22, 2019
Friday
August 16, 2019
2:50 pm
Friday
August 16, 2019
5:15 pm
Friday
August 16, 2019
7:45 pm
Saturday
August 17, 2019
1:00 pm
Saturday
August 17, 2019
3:45 pm
Saturday
August 17, 2019
6:30 pm
Saturday
August 17, 2019
9:00 pm
Sunday
August 18, 2019
2:50 pm
Sunday
August 18, 2019
5:15 pm
Sunday
August 18, 2019
7:45 pm
Monday
August 19, 2019
2:50 pm
Tuesday
August 20, 2019
2:50 pm
Wednesday
August 21, 2019
2:50 pm
Thursday
August 22, 2019
2:50 pm
Monday
August 19, 2019
5:15 pm
Tuesday
August 20, 2019
5:15 pm
Wednesday
August 21, 2019
5:15 pm
Thursday
August 22, 2019
5:15 pm
Monday
August 19, 2019
7:45 pm
Tuesday
August 20, 2019
7:45 pm
Wednesday
August 21, 2019
7:45 pm
Thursday
August 22, 2019
7:45 pm

Starts Fri, Aug 16 – Tickets on Sale Now!
From writer/director/producer Gurinder Chadha (Bend It Like Beckham) comes the inspirational drama Blinded by the Light, set to the music and lyrics of Bruce Springsteen’s timeless songs.

Blinded by the Light tells the story of Javed (Viveik Kalra) a British teen of Pakistani descent, growing up in the town of Luton, England, in 1987. Amidst the racial and economic turmoil of the times, he writes poetry as a means to escape the intolerance of his hometown and the inflexibility of his traditional father. But when a classmate introduces him to the music of “The Boss,” Javed sees parallels to his working-class life in Springsteen’s powerful lyrics. As Javed discovers a cathartic outlet for his own pent-up dreams, he also begins to find the courage to express himself in his own unique voice.

Based on Sarfraz Manzoor’s acclaimed memoir Greetings from Bury Park, Blinded by the Light is a joyful story of courage, love, hope, family and the unique ability of music to lift the human spirit.