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:
Nov 9: THE THREE MUSKETEERS (NR)
Aspiring swordsman D'Artagnan arrives in Paris with hopes of joining the royal guard. After clashing with three of the king's musketeers, he joins them in fighting the forces of the corrupt Cardinal Richelieu. When Richelieu attempts to undermine the throne and fan the flames of war, D'Artagnan and the musketeers must thwart his plans.
Nov 23: 42ND STREET (NR)
When Broadway director Julian Marsh falls on hard times, he helms an ambitious musical as a final production before his retirement. His lead actress, Dorothy Brock, is torn between two loves—the show's wealthy backer and an earnest but penniless actor—while aspiring young performer Peggy Sawyer waits in the wings, hoping for her big break.
Dec 14: FOR YOUR EYES ONLY (PG)
When a British ship is sunk in foreign waters, M16 agent James Bond is sent to retrieve its cargo: a nuclear submarine control system. Thus begins one of 007’s most riveting adventures yet, as he infiltrates the Greek underworld and rushes to prevent global devastation.
Dec 28: THE GETAWAY (PG)
When convict Doc McCoy is refused parole, he enlists his wife to strike a deal with crooked Texan Jack Benyon, who agrees to pull strings for Doc in return for help on a bank heist. The job is a success, but Benyon's men betray Doc, and he and his wife must escape with the money and get to Mexico before they're caught.
Jan 11: WILD HEARTS CAN'T BE BROKEN (G)
In Depression-era America, a young orphan named Sonora works her way toward becoming the star of a diving horse act. The journey to the top goes smoothly, and soon Sonora finds herself on the diving platform. A trying challenge, however, is on the horizon.
Jan 25: NO SCREENING
Feb 8: PATTON (PG)
This biographical film explores the controversial World War II General George S. Patton. From his placement at the head of the American II Corps in North Africa, though his removal from command, Patton was known for his colorful personality and aggressive leadership style.
Feb 22: IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT (NR)
When the spoiled heiress Ellie Andrews elopes with fortune-hunter “King” Westley, her father threatens to annul her marriage. Andrews runs away to reunite with her spouse, and on the way meets newspaper reporter Peter Warne. During their travels, the reporter finds himself falling for the feisty young heiress.
Location: Main Library Auditorium
Contact Information: 801-524-8200