Friday, August 3 at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. -- BIG MIRACLE (2011) Starring Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski, and Ted Danson; Rated PG; 114 minutes; Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.

Set in Cold War-era 1988, Big Miracle tells the true story of a small-town news reporter and a Greenpeace volunteer who enlist the help of rival superpowers to save three majestic gray whales trapped under the ice of the Arctic Circle.

" enjoyable, lively account of an Alaskan animal rescue story that touched the world." -- Michael Rechtshaffen, The Hollywood Reporter

For more information, please watch the film's trailer. Check out the rest of our Friday Night Features in August.

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