Honoring Dr. King

January 19, 2015

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”

Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”

Martin Luther King, Jr.


7th, 8th and 9th grade students FREE ADMISSION to SELMA (January 16 – 19th)
Selma is a 2014 American historical drama film based on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches. The film stars David Oyelowo as King, Tom Wilkinson as President Lyndon Johnson, Common as Bevel, and Carmen Ejogo as Coretta Scott King.

7th, 8th and 9th grade Connecticut students will be admitted free at participating theaters: AMC Loews Danbury, AMC Loews Plainville, Bow Tie Cinemas Majestic Stamford, Bow Tie Cinemas Plaza Greenwhich, Bow Tie… Cinemas Royale Norwalk, Cinema City At The Palace Hartford, Cinemark Buckland Hills Manchester, Cinemark CT Post Milford, Cinemark North Haven and Showcase Cinemas Bridgeport.

Must be in grades 7, 8 or 9 and students must show ID or report card. Visit www.selmamovie.com/studenttickets for additional information.