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Movie Matinee: “Norman”
08/19/2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Community Room

Film showing of Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer, written and directed by Joseph Cedar and starring Richard Gere, Lior Ashkenazi, Michael Sheen, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Steve Buscemi. Norman Oppenheimer is a small-time operator who befriends a young politician at a low point in his life. Three years later, when the politician becomes an influential world leader, Norman’s life dramatically changes for better and worse.

“Gere delightfully soft shoes his way through Norman, surfacing the character’s loneliness without unduly exploiting it.” Globe and Mail

Rated R, 118 minutes. Free showing, popcorn & soda.

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Movie Matinee: “Their Finest”
08/26/2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Community Room

Film showing of Their Finest, directed by Lone Scherfig and starring Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, and Bill Nighy. Set in 1940 London, the story is an ode to how women played a major role in boosting national morale during the Blitz of London in World War II. A former secretary, newly appointed as a scriptwriter for propaganda films, joins the cast and crew of a major production while the Blitz rages around them.

“Inspiring, funny and genuinely romantic, Their Finest is a solid, refreshing crowd-pleaser.” Associated Press

Rated R, 117 minutes. Free showing, popcorn & soda.

 

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Movie Matinee: “My Cousin Rachel”
09/09/2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Community Room

Film showing of My Cousin Rachel, based on the 1951 novel by Daphne Du Maurier; directed by Roger Michell; and starring Rachel Weisz, Sam Claflin, Iain Glenn, and Holliday Grainger. A young Englishman plots revenge against his late cousin’s mysterious, beautiful wife, believing her responsible for his death. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.

“Not only a triumphant exercise in dark and delicious romantic ambiguity, the pitfalls of being taken in are what this melodramatic thriller is all about.” Los Angeles Times

Rated PG-13, 106 minutes. Free showing, popcorn & soda.

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Movie Matinee: “Meagan Leavey”
09/16/2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Community Room

Film showing of Meagan Leavey, directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite and starring Kate Mara. Based on the true life story of a young Marine Corporal whose unique discipline and bond with her military combat dog saved many lives during their deployment in Iraq. When she is assigned to clean up the K9 unit after a disciplinary hearing, Leavey identifies with a particularly aggressive dog, Rex, and is given the chance to train him. Over the course of their service, Megan and Rex completed more than 100 missions until an IED explosion injures them, putting their fate in jeopardy.

“Kate Mara delivers one of the best performances of her career in the title role.” – Richard Roeper

“Not only is it a compelling metaphor for a woman finding independence and empowerment, it dramatizes a primal emotional relationship that proves heartbreaking and triumphant.” Boston Globe

Rated PG-13, 117 minutes. Free showing, popcorn & soda.

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