Monday, July 26, 2010
Harkins Tucson Spectrum 18, 5455 S. Calle Santa Cruz, will screen Smile Til It Hurts: The Up With People Story the following days and times:
Tuesday, July 27 and Wednesday, July 28: 7:10 p.m.
Thursday, July 29 through Saturday, July 31: 11:15 a.m. and 2:15 p.m.
Up With People formed in 1965 as an international singing group. They have performed at four Superbowl halftimes and featured actress Glenn Close in earlier years. The singers set out to change the world with cheery songs, but their foundation stressed right-wing political ideals and religious views. Up With People is "... a critical and objective analysis of the organization in a historical and political context ...," says filmmaker Lee Storey.
Read a review here.