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Movie: Loving

4/28/2017
1:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Petty Auditorium

Richard (Joel Edgerton), a white construction worker in Virginia, falls in love with a local black woman, Mildred Jeter (Ruth Negga). Upon realizing that Mildred is pregnant, the pair decide to marry and travel to Washington, D.C. to obtain a license. Later, they are harassed for their relationship back home, and must work to undo the state's anti-miscegenation laws by taking their case to the Supreme Court in the historic case Loving v Virginia. Nominated for Best Actress at the 2017 Academy Awards.

Released 2016 - 123 minutes - Rated PG-13 - Historical Drama


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