September Movies: Megan Leavey and The Big Sick


Megan Leavey
Friday, September 8th 2:00 PM

Based on the true life story of a young Marine corporal whose unique discipline and bond with her military combat dog saved many lives during their deployment in Iraq. When she is assigned to clean up the K9 unit after a disciplinary hearing, Leavey identifies with a particularly aggressive dog, Rex, and is given the chance to train him. Over the course of their service, Megan and Rex completed more than 100 missions until an IED explosion injures them, putting their fate in jeopardy.
Rated PG-13 for war violence, language, suggestive material, and thematic elements; 1 hour 56 minutes.

The Big Sick
Friday, September 22nd 2:00 PM

Kumail is a Pakistani comic who meets an American graduate student named Emily at one of his stand-up shows. As their relationship blossoms, he soon becomes worried about what his traditional Muslim parents will think of her. When Emily suddenly comes down with an illness that leaves her in a coma, Kumail finds himself developing a bond with her deeply concerned mother and father.
Rated R for language including some sexual references; 2 hours.

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