The latest installment in the popular Sound Opinions at the Movies series will be the 1972 Jamaican crime film The Harder They Come, to be screened at the Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Avenue, Wednesday evening, June 1 at 7:00 p.m. Sound Opinions hosts and acclaimed music critics Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis to introduce the film most famous for “bringing reggae to the world.”
Sound Opinions is co-hosted by noted music writers Greg Kot of the Chicago Tribune and Jim DeRogatis of WBEZ and reaches more than 400,000 tastemakers each week through national radio broadcasts and a popular podcast. Chicago Public Media creates award-winning content for people curious about the issues and ideas that affect our community, our nation, and our world. Chicago Public Media is also the home of This American Life, Serial, Wait, Wait...Don’t Tell Me! (a co-production with NPR), The Morning Shift, and Worldview. In addition to WBEZ 91.5 FM, Chicago Public Media also operates Vocalo 91.1 FM, a next generation service that seeks to expand the reach of public media. For more information, visit www.soundopinions.org.