Join us the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month for our series featuring films about and starring seniors. We’ll show some of your old favorites, as well as newer releases destined to become classics. All films begin at 2pm in the Main Library Auditorium, except where noted. You don’t have to be a “senior” yourself to attend—adults of all ages are welcome!
Schedule of Events:
Oct 22: BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S (Not Rated)
Audrey Hepburn plays Holly Golightly, an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire. Her next-door neighbor, a writer, is "sponsored" by a wealthy patroness. Guessing who's the right man for Holly is easy; seeing just how romance blossoms is one of the enduring delights of the film.
Nov 12: LAURA (Not Rated)
In this film noir production, police detective Mark McPherson, played by Dana Andrews, investigates the murder of beautiful advertising executive Laura Hunt. Throughout his investigation McPherson slowly becomes obsessed with Laura, adding more suspense to the twists unearthed in his investigation.
Nov 26: THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY (Not Rated)
Charlton Heston and Rex Harrison star in this war of wills based on the biographical novel of the same name. Michelangelo, played by Heston, is originally commissioned to sculpt the tomb of Pope Julius II (Harrison). However, a change in Michelangelo’s assignment results in a painting on the Sistine Chapel’s ceiling.
Dec 10: THE GHOST AND MRS. MUIR (Not Rated)
Gene Tierney plays Lucy Muir, a young widow who moves into a coastal property to escape her in-laws. Not long after settling in, Mrs. Muir discovers that her house is haunted by the spirit of its previous owner—a bombastic, yet attractive sea captain.
Dec 24: No screening due to a Library holiday closure
Location: Main Library Auditorium
Contact Information: 801-524-8200