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Purple Rain (1984)
Purple Rain (1984)
Purple Rain (1984)
Purple Rain (1984)



Purple Reign: Prince on Screen
(R) USA – 1 hr 51 min  
1984 · d. Albert Magnoli
Starring Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman

Can troubled musician the Kid (Prince playing Prince, basically) keep his band together, win the beautiful Apollonia’s heart, and blow the roof off the First Avenue nightclub? Don’t let de-elevator bring u down—come celebrate the Purple One’s birthday week with this classic rock musical, featuring songs like “Let’s Go Crazy,” “I Would Die 4 U,” and, yes, “Purple Rain.”

Come in costume or in Prince gear and get a free popcorn!

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Beginning with the films and events scheduled for June 3, BMFI is returning to open seating. Patrons will seat themselves in the theater in their preferred location and can change seats if desired.

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Thursday, June 30