On July 27, the Downtown Truro Partnership will have two free movie screenings at the Marigold Cultural Centre. Hairspray at 6:00 pm and Cloudburst* at 8:30 pm.
Hairspray presents a pleasantly plump teenager, Tracy Turnblad, teaching 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show. (2007; rated PG)
Cloudburst features a lesbian couple who escape from their nursing home and head up to Canada to get married. Along the way, they pick up a young, male hitchhiker. Starring Olympia Dukakis, Brenda Fricker and Ryan Doucette, with Nova Scotia as their backdrop.
*Cloudburst contains mature language and some nudity. Viewer discretion is advised.