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Movies @ Kips Bay Library presents New Releases Movie Night: Magnificent Seven

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 4 p.m.

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Fully accessible to wheelchairs

Columbia Pictures Industries Inc.

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Rating PG-13, Runtime 128 minutes, Release Year 2016; Director Antoine Fuqua

Synopsis

In this remake of the classic 1960 oater of the same name (itself a Western remake of Akira Kurosawa's masterpiece, The Seven Samurai), seven gunslingers join forces in order to protect a small town from a mining tycoon (Peter Sarsgaard) and his goons, who plan to seize the residents' land by force. The seven-man army is led by a mysterious bounty hunter (Denzel Washington), and also includes a sharp-witted gambler (Chris Pratt), a troubled ex-Civil War soldier (Ethan Hawke), a mountain man (Vincent D'Onofrio), an expert knife thrower (Byung-hun Lee), an outlaw (Manuel Garcia-Rulfo), and a Comanche warrior (Martin Sensmeier). Directed by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day). Author: Jack Rodgers

Cast

Denzel Washington, Matt Bomer, Chris Pratt, Vincent D'Onofrio, Ethan Hawke, Cam Gigandet

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