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Making the Five Heartbeats (PG-13)

Cast: Michael Wright, Harry J Lennix, Leon Robinson, Tico Wells

Release Date: August 27, 2018

Runtime: 1 hr. 50 mins.

Genre: Program

Fathom Events take you on a journey to a classic...that almost didn't happen when Robert Townsend's Making the Five Heartbeats premieres in cinemas on Monday, August 27. A love letter to the movie's fans, as well as a master-class on filmmaking, Making The Five Heartbeats is told through behind-the-scenes footage and personal stories with the five stars of the film (Townsend, Michael Wright, Harry J Lennix, Leon Robinson, Tico Wells), plus co-writer Keenen Ivory Wayans, and the film's bad guy you love to hate, "Big Red" (Hawthorne James). In addition to the documentary, attendees will view an exclusive welcome from Townsend.

Synopsis

Fathom Events take you on a journey to a classic...that almost didn't happen when Robert Townsend's Making the Five Heartbeats premieres in cinemas on Monday, August 27. A love letter to the movie's fans, as well as a master-class on filmmaking, Making The Five Heartbeats is told through behind-the-scenes footage and personal stories with the five stars of the film (Townsend, Michael Wright, Harry J Lennix, Leon Robinson, Tico Wells), plus co-writer Keenen Ivory Wayans, and the film's bad guy you love to hate, "Big Red" (Hawthorne James). In addition to the documentary, attendees will view an exclusive welcome from Townsend.