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Summer Airwaves: Radio on Film


2007 / 118 minutes / Drama
USA / English / Rated R

Saturday, August 13, 2022 

Doors at 7:00pm
Little Theatre 1 (240 East Ave)

Outspoken ex-convict Ralph “Petey” Greene (Don Cheadle) talks his way onto the air at a white-owned radio station in 1960s Washington, D.C. Fueled by the new music and social upheaval of the times, he courts controversy while becoming the voice of the black movement.

With Chiwetel Ejiofor, Taraji P. Henson, Mike Epps, Cedric the Entertainer, and Marrtin Sheen.


Windows open. Short sleeves. Late sunsets. And the sound of a radio wafting through the air, setting the stage for the conversations and music of a Summer to remember. From iconic music to influential speeches — whether regulated, from a “pirate” setup,  or beyond our solar system — radio shapes our auditory experiences at any age. Join The Little for “Summer Airwaves: Radio on Film” and experience iconic portrayals of radio on the big screen.