Opera House Cinema Series To Screen ‘Anna Karenina’

FREDONIA – “Anna Karenina,” starring Keira Knightley and Jude Law, is the next featured film in the 1891 Fredonia Opera House Cinema Series. It will be screened on Saturday and Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 7:30 p.m.

Nominated for four Academy Awards, including best cinematography and costume design, “Anna Karenina” is a lavish adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s novel of love and betrayal. Acclaimed director Joe Wright’s bold theatrical new vision stars Knightley as Anna and Law as her cuckold husband. Aaron Taylor-Johnson stars as the affluent Count Vronsky, with whom Anna enters into a life-changing affair.

“Anna Karenina” runs 129 minutes. Tickets are available at the door for $7 for adults, $6.50 for seniors and Opera House members, and $5 for students the night of each screening. For more information, call the Opera House Box Office at 679-1891.