d-day circle cinema

The World War II memorabilia in Keith Myers’ traveling military museum returns Thursday, June 6, to Circle Cinema in conjunction with the theater’s free showing of the documentary “D-Day Remembered” to mark the 75th anniversary of the invasion. Tulsa World file

The Circle Cinema (for the 15th consecutive year) honors D-Day with a free screening and other events, and Steven Spielberg’s “Saving Private Ryan” screens as well on the 75th anniversary of the decisive battle.

NEW AT CIRCLE CINEMA

“Rocketman”: For fans of movies like “Bohemian Rhapsody,” here’s the music-filled story of Elton John’s career, starring Taron Edgerton from the “Kingsman” movies as the legend. Of note: Edgerton is doing his own singing.

“Ramen Shop”: This Japanese film profiles a young man’s journey of food and family through Singapore.

“The Biggest Little Farm”: A couple’s efforts to successfully develop a sustainable farm outside of Los Angeles is detailed in this new documentary.

“Hesburgh”: This documentary looks at Father Theodore Hesburgh, who has long served as the president of the University of Notre Dame.

“D-Day Remembered”: Free and separate showings of the Oscar-nominated documentary, along with military memorabilia on display, set for 2 and 6 p.m. Thursday, June 6, as Circle marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

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“Saving Private Ryan”: The Steven Spielberg classic 1998 film about the D-Day invasion returns to the big screen for 3 and 7 p.m. screenings Sunday, June 2, and Wednesday, June 5, at Cinemark Tulsa.

“Pavarotti”: The life and legend of opera singer Luciano Pavarotti is explored in this new documentary directed by Ron Howard, showing in a sneak preview screening at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, at Cinemark Tulsa.

NT Live: “The Audience”: Helen Mirren won a Tony Award for this portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II on the Broadway stage in this play that you can see on the big screen in an encore showing at 7 p.m. Monday, June 3, at Cinemark Tulsa.

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