Best Bests July 12, 2012

By NEMS Daily Journal

‘Singin’ in the Rain’ on the big screen tonight
TCM celebrates the 60th anniversary of the beloved musical, “Singin’ in the Rain,” tonight at the Cinemark in Tupelo.
The Gene Kelly classic screens at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., and it includes a special interview with star Debbie Reynolds and TCM host Robert Osborne.
The 1952 comedy portrays three stars caught up in the transition from silent films to “talkies,” and features favorite songs like “Make ’Em Laugh,” “Good Morning,” and, of course, “Singin’ in the Rain.”
Tickets are $11.50/adult, $10.50/seniors and students and $9.50/children.
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LCD Soundsystem documentary to screen at The Lyric Oxford
Watch as one of the most celebrated and influential bands of its generation disbands in front of a camera’s lens.
“Shut Up and Play the Hits” documents the last show by LCD Soundsystem and shows frontman David Murphy prepare for the band’s last – and biggest – gig ever.
The film screens at The Lyric Oxford at 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Tickets are $10.
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Beaver Nelson to present film and concert at show
Texas singer-songwriter Beaver Nelson has made both an album and a film called “Macro/Micro,” and he’s presenting both at Proud Larry’s in Oxford next week.
He’ll perform the album from start to finish while the film plays.
“Macro/Micro” is Nelson’s seventh album, and the first one he’s produced himself.
It’s a free show, for ages 18 and up, and it starts at 9:45 p.m. Monday.
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