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:

July 13: BORN FREE (NR)
Game warden George Adamson and his wife care for three orphaned lion cubs at an Kenyan national park. Two of the three lions are eventually sent to a zoo, but the smallest cub, Elsa, stays with the couple. When Elsa is held responsible for stampeding a herd of elephants, George's boss gives the couple three months to either rehabilitate Elsa to the wild or send her to a zoo.

Childhood friends Julianne and Michael planned to marry each other if they were still single by age 28. Now, four days before Julianne's 28th birthday, Michael announces that he's marrying a gorgeous 20-year-old named Kimberly. Realizing that she's in love with him, Julianne vows to stop the wedding. However, things get complex when she’s appointed maid of honor.

Peter P. Peters, an American ballet dancer in Paris, happens across a photograph of tap-dance sensation Linda Keene and falls instantly in love. Peters meets Linda, but his overzealous nature leaves her unimpressed and a rumor begins circulating that the two are secretly married. To quell the rumor, Peters and Keene decide to actually get married and then seek a prompt divorce.

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.

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Contact Information: 801-524-8200