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At the Movies: “BlacKkKlansman (2018)” at Fort Washington NYPL

Infiltrate hate. Ron Stallworth, Colorado Springs’ first African American police officer, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Based on actual events. Biography, Crime, Drama (2018). Recommended for teens and adults.

 

At the Movies: “Get Out (2017)” at Fort Washington NYPL

Do you belong in this neighborhood? Just because you’re invited, doesn’t mean you’re welcome. A young African-American visits his white girlfriend’s parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point. Horror, Mystery, Thriller (2017). Recommended for Teens and Adults.