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Top events to do Wednesday: Art Cinema at the Crest, OmmBeats in Wywnood and "King... A Filmed Record"

Martin Luther King Jr.FitnessJames Earl JonesLeonor WatlingLibrary of CongressSidney Lumet

Movies

"King: A Filmed Record … Montgomery to Memphis": Screening on the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech in Washington, D.C., is this 1970 documentary from Joseph L. Mankiewicz and Sidney Lumet. Added to the National Film Registry in 1999, the film chronicles King's civil rights legacy from 1955 until his assassination in 1968, punctuated with footage of speeches, protests and arrests, along with interviews from Harry Belafonte, James Earl Jones and Paul Newman. The doc, remastered in high-definition by the Library of Congress, will screen 7 p.m. at O Cinema (90 NW 29th St., Miami). $7.50-$10.50. 305-571-9970 or O-Cinema.org. — Phillip Valys

Art Cinema at the Crest: "If I Were You" closes the successful first season of the summerlong weekly film series in the old Crest Theater, sponsored by the Delray Center for the Arts (where series creator Brian Ridolfo promises a series return next summer). "If I Were You" stars Marcia Gay Harden as a wife who gets revenge on a philandering husband (Aidan Quinn) by befriending his mistress (Leonor Watling). "It's a dark comedy, and it's really funny," Ridolfo says. Screenings will take place 6 and 8:30 p.m at 51 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach. $8. Cash bar, concessions available. 561-243-7922 or DelrayCenterForTheArts.org. — Ben Crandell

Benefit

OmmBeats: This inspiring nighttime yoga event will take place against the backdrop of the Wynwood Walls murals (2550 NW Second Ave., Miami) and raise money for Haiti relief by the Palm Beach-based Paradise Fund. Good karma all around. Instructors from Brickell Hot Yoga will begin at 8 p.m., and the cool-down includes juice from JugoFresh and specials at Wynwood Kitchen next door. $30. TheParadiseFund.com. — Ben Crandell

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