Savvy Senior Movies

Main Library

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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:

Aug 24: THE STING (NR)
Following the murder of a friend, con men Johnny Hooker and Henry Gondorff team up to take revenge on the ruthless crime boss responsible, Doyle Lonnegan. Hooker and Gondorff set about implementing an elaborate scheme. As their big con unfolds, however, things don't go according to plan, requiring some last-minute improvisation by the duo.

While aboard a steamer, young Alec encounters a magnificent black Arabian horse. When the steamer capsizes, Alec and the horse escape a nearby island, where they form a close bond. Both are rescued and return to America, where the horse is trained for a race.

On their annual vacation from their wives, three friends attempt to reignite their masculinity by taking a supervised cattle drive across the Southwest. Their journey turns unexpectedly dangerous, but the three men form a lasting bond along the way to conquering their fear of aging.

Oct 12: THE TEMPEST (PG–13)
This modern retelling of William Shakespeare's final masterpiece is an exciting, mystical, and magical fantasy. Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera conjures up a storm that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge.

In this musical version of the classic William Shakespeare comedy, the King of Navarre and his three best friends swear to remain celibate for three years. When the Princess of France arrives with her three beautiful companions, their will is put to the test.

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Contact Information: 801-524-8200