"Marcus Theatres is proud to observe National Hispanic Heritage Month by showcasing the many contributions of Latinos in the entertainment industry," said
Hispanic Heritage Month Film Lineup
The following Spanish-language and Hispanic-interest films will be playing at select Marcus Theatres during National Hispanic Heritage Month. Two bonus titles will also be shown at the end of October.
Each film will be in the theatre specified for approximately one week following the release date; visit www.MarcusTheatres.com/CineLatino for more information.
September 15: "Carpineteros" (Not rated; South Shore Cinema) — Julian finds love and a reason for living in the last place imaginable: the Dominican Republic's Najayo Prison. His romance with a fellow prisoner must develop through sign language and without the knowledge of guards. September 22: "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" (Rated R; Gurnee, Elgin, Addisonand South Shore Cinemas) — See one of this fall's most highly-anticipated movies with Spanish dubbing and English subtitles. When the Kingsman's headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the group embarks on a new journey that leads to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the U.S. September 29: "Instructions Not Included" (PG-13; South Shore) — A man who has made a new life for himself and the daughter left on his doorstep six years ago finds his family threatened when the birth mother resurfaces. September 29: "How to Be a Latin Lover" (PG-13; South Shore) — Finding himself dumped after 25 years of marriage, a man who made a career of seducing rich older women, must move in with his estranged sister, where he begins to learn the value of family. October 6: "Selena" (PG; South Shore) — The true story of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Texas-born Tejano singer who rose from cult status to performing in the largest venues in the world. October 13: "Tales of Mexico" (Not rated; South Shore) — Eight different stories that take place in the same room and in a different period of modern Mexican history. October 20: "Frida" (R; South Shore) — A biography of artist Frida Kahlo, who channeled the pain of a crippling injury and her tempestuous marriage into her work. October 27: "The Book of Life" (PG; 42 locations in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohioand Wisconsin) — A young man is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. From there, he embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastic worlds where he must face his greatest fears.
Recognizing and appreciating the Hispanic culture doesn't stop at the end of October. Marcus Theatres is also excited to announce the second annual
During the inaugural 2017 event, half of all net proceeds from CineLatino Milwaukee were donated to Hispanic health and education efforts. As a result,
Building on that momentum, the 2018 festival will extend to five days with a continued focus on Hispanic film, culture and community.
"Adding another day to the festival provides us with an even greater platform to exhibit amazing films while giving back to the community," said Rodriguez.
For more information about the special National Hispanic Heritage Month film series and to purchase tickets, visit www.MarcusTheatres.com/CineLatino. Stay tuned for additional information about CineLatino 2018.
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