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Join John Turturro at a Free Screening of His Film in Astoria

(DNAINFO)  Jeanmarie Evelly | August 16, 2017 — Catch a flick with John Turturro in the neighborhood.

The actor will be at Socrates Sculpture Park on Aug. 16 for a free screening of “Romance & Cigarettes,” the 2005 flick that he wrote and directed, organizers announced Thursday.

Turturro — best known for his roles in “The Big Lebowski” and “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” — will introduce the movie before joining the audience to watch it, according to the park’s spokeswoman.

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The event is part of Socrates Sculpture Park’s summer Outdoor Cinema series, a partnership with Film Forum and Rooftop Films that brings free movie screenings to the waterfront venue for eight weeks in July and August.

“Romance & Cigarettes” is a musical set in Queens featuring an all-star cast, including Susan Sarandon, James Gandolfini, Kate Winslet, Steve Buscemi, Mandy Moore, Mary-Louise Parker, Christopher Walken and Elaine Stritch.

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