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Cinema Arts Centre Hosts ‘1984’ Global Protest Screening

Based on George Orwell’s presciently terrifying novel, the movie by writer-director Michael Radford stars Richard Burton as a villain, Suzanna Hamilton as a romantic, and John Hurt as Winston Smith, a dutiful drone in a totalitarian state, who begins to fathom the depth of his oppression by a government that he always took for granted. The film will be shown at 7:30 p.m. on April 4 at nearly 200 independent art-house movie theatres across the country and several internationally, with a post-film discussion at the Cinema Arts moderated by Prof. Marty Haas, who teaches American history at Adelphi University. The date of the screening is especially relevant because it was on this day that Smith began his rebellion by making his first entry in his forbidden diary. It’s what Big Brother’s Thought Police would call a “thought crime” because they don’t want anyone thinking independently. Smith’s job at the government’s Ministry of Truth had been to rewrite history, eliminating inconvenient truths and erasing incongruent facts. For some reason, he suddenly woke up.

Long Island Summer Camps Guide

Just like backyard BBQs and trips to the beach, it wouldn’t be summer on Long Island without children’s summer camp adventures. From traditional day camps and sleepaway camps to genre-specific camps for kids interested in sports, science or the arts, there is no shortage of fun to choose from. What follows is a guide to summer camps on Long Island!

Huntington Station Man Suffered Medical Emergency Before Fatal Crash, Cops Say

A 59-year-old man died after crashing his car into a tree in Huntington on Tuesday afternoon and investigators suspect that he suffered a medical emergency before the collision.

Hollywood Insider Patricia Bosworth Hosts Rare Screening of “A Place in...

Patricia Bosworth not only knew Montgomery Clift growing up, she wrote the troubled actor's definitive biography. She crossed paths with many Hollywood legends as she carved out a career in her own light, which she recounts in her revealing new memoir.

Against Me! To Unleash Transgender Dysphoria Blues & More At The...

Punk rock rebels Against Me!, known for intensely personal albums and explosive sound, hits The Paramount in Huntington Thursday, March 16 for an unforgettable night of its trademark supersonic hybrid of impassioned and introspective pop, folk, rock and country.

Long Island Film & Food Fest Cooks Up Cinematic Delights In...

For fans of films and savory foods, this is the best of both worlds.

Equal Means Equal: Women’s Rights Doc Coming to Cinema Arts Centre

The documentary follows Kamala Lopez as she traverses the United States to tell stories of gender inequality from not only women’s rights activists but women from all walks of life.

‘The Freedom To Marry’ Gives Inside Look At Fight For Marriage...

On June 26, 2015 that long struggle paid off. That’s the day the U.S. Supreme Court, in a landmark decision, legalized same-sex marriage across the nation.

10 Places to Celebrate Mardi Gras on Long Island

Try as they may, few establishments on LI are bound to throw parties as lively or serve food as authentic as these Cajun joints that have menus featuring crawfish, alligator and of course, jambalaya.

‘X-Files’ Actor David Duchovny Rocks The Paramount

The actor best known for playing FBI Agent Fox Mulder on The X-Files is holding off on chasing TV aliens and strapping on a guitar as he takes his band on the road to promote his debut rock album, crash-landing at The Paramount in Huntington on Thursday, Feb. 23.