PRINCE TRIBUTE SCREENING – PURPLE RAIN

Rating: M
Length: 111 mins
Cast:
Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day.

April 21 marks the one year anniversary of Prince’s passing so we are again paying tribute and celebrating the impact of one of the most commercially successful and influential artists of all time!

Purple Rain is a 1984 American rock musical drama film directed by Albert Magnoli. In it, Prince makes his film debut, which was developed to showcase his particular talents. Hence, the film contains several extended concert sequences. The film grossed more than US$80 million at the box office and became a cult classic. The film won an Academy Award for Best Original Song Score.

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.

Official Trailer