Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Movie - The Who's "Tommy"
13 Main Street, Tarrytown, NY
The Who's "Tommy" (Wed. 4/18 - buy tix online or at door prior to movie)
1975 111 minutes Starring The Who, Ann-Margret & Oliver Reed.
Directed by Ken Russell and written by Pete Townshend, this classic film tells the story of a young boy, Tommy, whose family dynamics so traumatize him that it results in a psychosomatic disability -- turning him deaf, dumb and blind. To compensate, he quickly overcomes his afflictions and becomes a master pinball wizard. Then things heat up when Tommy becomes famous and the object of a religious cult.Other stars include Eric Clapton, Jack Nicholson & Tina Turner