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The Best of Enemies at Historic Tryon Theatre

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - May 11 @ 9:00 pm

Based on a true story, THE BEST OF ENEMIES centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater (Henson), an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis (Rockwell), a local Ku Klux Klan leader who reluctantly co-chaired a community summit, battling over the desegregation of schools in Durham, North Carolina during the racially-charged summer of 1971. The incredible events that unfolded would change Durham and the lives of Atwater and Ellis forever.

132 mins | Rated PG-13 (For thematic material, racial epithets, some violence and a suggestive reference.) | Biography

Directed by Robin Bissell | Starring Wes Bentley, Taraji P. Henson, Nick Searcy, John Gallagher Jr., Anne Heche, Sam Rockwell

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Start:
May 8 @ 7:00 pm
End:
May 11 @ 9:00 pm
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Venue

Historic Tryon Theatre
45 S Trade Street
Tryon, NC 28782 United States
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Phone:
828-859-6811
Website:
https://tryontheatre.com/