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Free English movies at OCT Art Salon

Edward Scissorhands’

 
“Edward Scissorhands” is a 1990 American romantic dark fantasy film directed by Tim Burton and starring Johnny Depp as an artificial man named Edward, an unfinished creation who has scissor blades instead of hands. The young man is taken in by a suburban family and falls in love with their teenage daughter Kim (Winona Ryder).
Time: 7:30 p.m., April 11

‘Charlotte’s Web’


“Charlotte’s Web” is a 2006 American live-action feature film based on the book of the same name by E. B. White. One spring, on a farm in Somerset County, Maine, Fern Arable (Dakota Fanning) finds her father about to kill the runt of a litter of newborn pigs. She successfully begs him to spare its life. He gives it to her, who names him Wilbur and raises him as her pet. To her regret, when he grows into an adult pig, she is forced to take him to the Zuckerman farm, where he is to be prepared as dinner in due time. Charlotte A. Cavatica (Julia Roberts), a spider, lives in the space above Wilbur’s sty in the Zuckermans’ barn; she befriends him and decides to help prevent him from being eaten.
Time: 7:30 p.m., April 12

‘Up’


“Up” is a 2009 3D-animated comedy-drama adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by Pete Docter, the film centers on an elderly widower named Carl and an earnest young “Wilderness Explorer” named Russell. By tying thousands of balloons to his home, 78-year-old Carl sets out to fulfill his dream to see the wilds of South America and complete a promise made to his late wife, Ellie.
Time: 7:30 p.m., April 14
Venue: OCT Art Salon, 9011 Shennan Boulevard, Nanshan District (南山区深南大道9011号华艺术沙龙)
Metro: Line 1, OCT Station, Exit C(SD News)