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Wadsworth Screening J.P. Morgan Film, 'Ragtime,' To Compliment Exhibit

Wadsworth Screening J.P. Morgan Film, 'Ragtime,' To Compliment Exhibit

This autumn's film series at the Wadsworth Atheneum, "Where in the World is J.P. Morgan?" focuses on places where the legendary financier worked, lived and bought art. The film being shown on Friday, Oct. 27, at 8 p.m. is the most specific of all: The climax of the action is set in the Morgan Library & Museum, where Morgan kept his books and papers and which was turned into a museum after his death.

Milos Forman's 1981 drama "Ragtime" tells interweaving stories that took place at the turn of the 20th century in New York City: stories of black rebellion, female rebellion and violent uprising, as well as the true story of the murder of architect Stanford...

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