A romantic story about a widow rediscovering the love of her life and a star-studded comic caper by director Wes Anderson are playing at UNL’s Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center.
“The Face of Love,” which plays through April 10, is the story of a widow named Nikki (Annette Bening) who meets a man who looks exactly like her deceased husband. The encounter brings back a flood of feelings as Nikki meets the love of her life, again.
The film, rated PG-13, also features Ed Harris and Robin Williams.
Also showing is Anderson’s “The Grand Budapest Hotel.” The film, rated R, plays the Ross through April 24.
“The Grand Budapest Hotel” recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the World War I and II, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes Gustave’s most trusted friend.
The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune, all against the backdrop of a changing continent.
“The Grand Budapest Hotel” features Ralph Fiennes, Tony Revolori, F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum, Jude Law, Bill Murray, Edward Norton, Saoirse Ronan, Jason Schwartzman, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson and Owen Wilson.
For more information, including ticket prices and show times, go to http://www.theross.org or call 402-472-5353.