Purple Rain (1984)

Saturday Aug 9, 2014

423 Central Ave NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 768-3522
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Phone: (505) 768-3544

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Film follows talented musician Apollonia (Prince) trying to make it in the business. Part of the Route 66 Summer Fest.


A young man with a talent for music has begun a career with much promise. He meets an aspiring singer, Apollonia, and finds that talent alone isn't all that he needs. A complicated tale of his repeating his father's self destructive behavior, losing Apollonia to another singer (Morris Day), and his coming to grips with his own connection to other people ensues.


Rated (R)

111 Min



Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day

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The City of Albuquerque’s annual Summerfest is in full swing. In case you didn’t know, daughter of renowned percussionist Pete Escovedo and one-time Prince protégé Sheila E. will be in town to headline the next Summerfest event. It will take place Downtown on Saturday, Aug. 9, between 5pm and 10:30pm. To mark the event, Downtown’s KiMo Theatre is hosting a screening of the 1984 musical Purple Rain starring Prince and Morris Day and the Time (who will be hitting the Westside Summerfest on Aug. 23!). The film starts at 3pm and will let out just in time for the start of Downtown Summerfest. Like Summerfest itself the movie screening is free and open to the public. The KiMo is located at 423 Central NW.

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