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Carmike Cinemas to screen "Purple Rain" nationwide starting Saturday

Carmike Cinemas will screen the 1984 classic "Purple Rain" at theaters nationwide from Saturday through Thursday in memory of Prince, who died Thursday at 57.  The quasi-autobiographical film will be shown in about 80 theaters in 24 states.

Here's a list of participating Georgia theaters. See for showtimes.


Ovation 12 Athens, GA

Movies ATL Atlanta, GA

Riverstone 15 Canton, GA

Carmike 12 Cartersville, GA

Carmike 15 Columbus, GA

Crossroads 16 Conyers, GA

Movies 400 Cumming, GA

Movie 278 Hiram, GA

Carmike 10 Newnan, GA

Wynnsong 11 Savannah, GA

Carmike 12 Snellville, GA


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