Movies on the Lawn: Respect

Movies on the Lawn: Respect

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Great Lawn

1010 Butternut Street Northwest

Washington, DC 20012

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Outdoor films under the stars on the Great Lawn.

About this event

The Parks presents Movies on the Lawn, the second season of our film series in partnership with and the Home Rule Music and Film Preservation Foundation. The 2022 season is back with four fun films that will pique your curiosity or send you home singing.

Respect: Jennifer Hudson

Production Year: 2021

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 2h 25m

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Genres: Biography, Drama, Music

Director: Liesl Tommy

Cast: Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans

Summary: Following the rise of Aretha Franklin's career from a child singing in her father's church's choir to her international superstardom, RESPECT is the remarkable true story of the music icon's journey to find her voice.

Blankets will be available (if the ground isn’t too wet). Bring your own chairs, picnics, and popcorn, and enjoy this family friendly line-up. The event is free, and all are welcome.

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