Movies Under the Stars: Get on Up: The James Brown Story (2014)
Friday, July 16, 2021
8:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
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Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film!
The remarkable life story of James Brown, from his destitute childhood to his emergence as the Godfather of Soul, is documented in this stunning, exquisitely detailed biopic. Rated PG-13.
Grab a blanket and come enjoy a movie in a neighborhood park or playground! This summer, NYC Parks will host family-friendly movie showings across the five boroughs. Movies begin at dusk. You should arrive before 8:30 p.m. to get your spot. This event is FREE and open to the public, but seating is limited. Reservations are not taken.
Know Before You Go:
For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:
- Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
- All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
- Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
- Wash your hands before attending a program
- Stay home if you are sick
Contact (212) 360-1430 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information regarding accessibility.
Glass bottles and alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited.