Starring Colin Farrell, Russell Crowe and Jessica Findlay. One winter night, Peter Lake, orphan and master mechanic, attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Although he thinks the house is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the love between Peter and Beverly Penn, a young girl who is dying. Based on the 1983 novel by Mark Helprin. Rated PG-13; 118 min.
Starring Robert Duvall, Bill Murray and Sissy Spacek. A movie spun out of equal parts folk talke, fable and real-life legend about the mysterious, 1930s Tennessee hermit who famously threw his own funeral party...while he was still alive. Rated PG-13; 103 min.
Starring Cate Blanchett and Alec Baldwin. A New York socialite, deeply troubled and in denial, arrives in San Francisco to impose upon her sister. She looks a million, but isn't bringing money, peace or love... Rated PG-13; 98 min.
Discussion and refreshements will follow screening.
Starring James Cromwell, Ronan Rees, and Genevieve Bujold. A love story based on actual events that proves love is the ultimate triumph. Determined to build a more suitable house for his wife Irene, whose memory is failing, Craig Morrison is met with resistance from an over-zealous government inspector. Facing a possible jail sentence, and with Irene becoming increasing ill, Craig races to finish the house in this beautiful story filled with heart and humour. Rated PG-13; 102 min.
Starring Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. A mistaken deliver in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in a lunchbox. Rated PG; 104 min.
Starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner and Jared Leto. In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is himself diagnosed with the disease. Rated R; 117 min.
Movie to be followed by discussion and refreshments.
Starring Ralph Fiennes and F. Murray Abraham. The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. Rated R; 100 min.
Starring Judi Dench and Bill Connolly. Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant, Brown, who adores her, through admiration and friendship, brings her back to life, but that relationship creates a scandalous situation and is likely to lead to a monarchy crisis. Rated PG; 105 min.