Film Screenings

Join us Thursday evenings in the Meeting Room for our weekly film screenings. Our films are very popular so we recommend you arrive early to get a seat. Can’t make it to a film screening? All movies are owned by the library–please ask us about placing a hold or click here to access our catalog to place your own hold.

Thursday, November 9
No Film Screening–Please join us for Thanksgiving Time with Robin Glowa, The Conscious Cook

Thursday, November 16
No Film Screening–Please join us for The Missing Link in Retirement Planning: Long Term Care Seminar 

Thursday, November 23
No Film Screening–Happy Thanksgiving

 

Thursday, November 30 at 7 PM
The Glass Castle
PG-13, 127 mins; Biography, Drama

The-Glass-Castle-2017Chronicling the adventures of an eccentric, resilient and tight-knit family, THE GLASS CASTLE is a remarkable story of unconditional love. Oscar (R) winner Brie Larson brings Jeannette Walls’s best-selling memoir to life as a young woman who, influenced by the joyfully wild nature of her deeply dysfunctional father (Woody Harrelson), found the fiery determination to carve out a successful life on her own terms.

Thursday, December 7 at 7 PM
Beatriz at Dinner
R, 83 mins; Comedy, Drama

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Beatriz (Salma Hayek), an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner in Los Angeles. Doug Strutt (John Lithgow) is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide and neither will ever be the same.

 

 

Thursday, December 14 at 7 PM
Home Again
PG-13, 120 mins; Comedy

MV5BNDMxNTQ0NjIwOV5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwODE5NjA5MjI@._V1_UX182_CR0,0,182,268_AL_Reese Witherspoon stars as Alice Kinney in a modern romantic comedy. Recently separated from her husband, (Michael Sheen), Alice decides to start over by moving back to her hometown of Los Angeles with her two young daughters. During a night out on her 40th birthday, Alice meets three aspiring filmmakers who happen to be in need of a place to live. Alice agrees to let the guys stay in her guest house temporarily, but the arrangement ends up unfolding in unexpected ways. Alice’s unlikely new family and new romance comes to a crashing halt when her ex-husband shows up, suitcase in hand. HOME AGAIN is a story of love, friendship, and the families we create. And one very big life lesson: Starting over is not for beginners.

 

Thursday, December 21 at 7 PM
Dunkirk
PG-13, 107 mins; Action, Adventure, Drama

dunkirk-posterAcclaimed auteur Christopher Nolan directs this World War II thriller about the evacuation of Allied troops from the French city of Dunkirk before Nazi forces can take hold. Tom Hardy, Kenneth Branagh and Mark Rylance co-star, with longtime Nolan collaborator Hans Zimmer providing the score.

 

 

Thursday, December 28 at 7 PM
The Beguiled 
R, 93 mins. Drama

downloadAn atmospheric thriller from acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola. The story unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in an unexpected turn of events.

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