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:
Apr 8: THE MALTESE FALCON (Not Rated)
This noir classic features Humphrey Bogart as Sam Spade, a private investigator who takes on a case searching for a client’s missing sister. After Spade’s partner is killed, he is hounded by police, and learns that his client is not who she seems to be.
Apr 22: BULLITT (Not Rated)
Lieutenant Frank Bullitt is assigned to give round-the-clock protection to a star witness in a case against organized crime. When the witness is murdered by a pair of hitmen, Bullitt is held responsible, and he decides to go after the hitmen on his own.
May 13: ENCHANTED APRIL (PG)
In the 1920s, four women who are trying to come to grips with their lives and relationships leave their rainy, English homes for a holiday on a remote Italian island. Though the four are nearly strangers at first, each find common ground with one another and are transformed by the end of their getaway.
May 27: SECRETARIAT (PG)
After agreeing to take over her father’s stables, housewife Penny Chenery finds herself an unlikely race horse owner in a male-dominated business. She wins a foal named Secretariat on a coin toss, an event that begins a spectacular journey which concludes with the winning of the 1973 Triple Crown.
June 10: THE ROCKETEER (PG)
Young stunt pilot Cliff Secord stumbles onto a prototype jetpack that leads him to becoming a high-flying masked hero known as The Rocketeer. When Cliff finds out that Nazis want to use jetpack as a weapon, he must use his alter ego to save the day and his loved ones.
June 24: GOLDFINGER (PG)
In this installment of the James Bond series, Bond comes face-to-face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, Auric Goldfinger. Now, Bond must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a scheme to raid Fort Knox — and obliterate the world’s economy.
Location: Main Library Auditorium
Contact Information: 801-524-8200