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United States | 1969 | Robert Downey

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An African-American “Black Power” advocate takes over a Madison Avenue ad agency—with outrageous results—in this irreverent and very funny counterculture classic by Robert Downey, Sr. (Jr.’s father), “one of our great American directors,” according to Paul Thomas Anderson. With Antonio Fargas. Cleveland revival premiere. DCP. 85 min.

Special event pricing $11; members, CIA & CSU I.D. holders, and those age 25 & under $8. No passes, twofers, or radio winners.

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Sunday 12/8
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at the Cleveland Institute of Art
11610 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

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General Admission: $10
Member: $7 (includes CIA and CSU I.D. holders)
Age 25 & under: $7 (proof of age required)
Additional film on the same day: $7 (or the member price for that film)

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