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KING RICHARD
Chauncey -Theater 3
Friday, Nov 26, 2021 6:45 PM
Based on the true story that will inspire the world, this unconventional sports drama follows the journey of Richard Williams (Will Smith), an undeterred father instrumental in raising two of the most extraordinarily gifted athletes of all time, who will change the world of tennis forever.
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Admission Adult Evening - $9.73
Admission Seniors (60+) - $7.52
Admission Children (12 and younger) - $7.52
Admission UI Student (with valid ID) - $7.52

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"King Richard is perfectly timed; his performance is a sterling reminder of Smith's singular charge, seizing upon a mighty challenge with thrilling recommitment."—Richard Lawson, Vanity Fair

"As stirring and heart-warming as you'd like, this is a hugely touching family opus."—Alex Godfrey, Empire Magazine

"A towering turn from Will Smith, his best since Ali and one of the year's great screen performances."—Kevin Maher, The Times

Based on the true story that will inspire the world, this unconventional sports drama follows the journey of Richard Williams, an undeterred father instrumental in raising two of the most extraordinarily gifted athletes of all time, who will end up changing the sport of tennis forever. Will Smith stars as Richard, under the direction of Reinaldo Marcus Green (Monsters and Men). Driven by a clear vision of their future and using unconventional methods, Richard has a plan that will take Venus and Serena Williams from the streets of Compton, California to the global stage as legendary icons. The profoundly moving film shows the power of family, perseverance and unwavering belief as a means to achieve the impossible and impact the world. Aunjanue Ellis (If Beale Street Could Talk) plays the girls’ mom, Saniyya Sidney (Hidden Figures) stars as Venus Williams, Demi Singleton (Godfather of Harlem) stars as Serena Williams, with Tony Goldwyn (Scandal) as coach Paul Cohen and Jon Bernthal (Ford v Ferrari) as coach Rick Macci.



Series Info
Series:New Release Films
Film Info
Rating:PG-13
Runtime:138 minutes
Director:Reinaldo Marcus Green
Year Released:2021
Production Country:USA
Language:English