(2014) Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley. Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II. Discussion and refreshments to follow screening.
(2015) Starring George Lopez and Jamie Lee Curtis. Inspired by a true story, four undocumented Mexican-American high-school students enter the National Underwater Robotics Competition. There, with the help of their teacher, the savvy young students test their tech skills against some of the brightest minds at MIT. Rated PG-13; 83 min.
(2015) Starring Kevin Costner and Ramira Rodriguez. A cross country coach in a small California town transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders. Rated PG; 129 min.
Starring Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern. A chronicle of one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent catastrophe. Rated R; 115 min. Discussion and refreshments to follow.
(1991) Starring Miranda Richardson, Joan Plowright and Alfred Molina. Two proper Englishwomen, determined to get away from their drab lives and inattentive husbands, find paradise in the serene countryside of the Italian Riviera. When the pair rent a magnificent villa for a month, they share expenses with two unlikely companions- an austere widow and a bored socialite. At first, personalities clash, but the hideaway holds a special magic that soon sparks friendships and reminds the women of ways to live and love that have long eluded them. Rated PG; 95 min.
2010) Starring Amy Adams and Matthew Goode. This romantic comedy follows one woman’s determined quest to get married to the perfect guy…despite what fate has in store for her. When their four-year anniversary passes without a marriage proposal, Anna decides to take matters into her own hands. Investing in an Irish tradition that allows women to propose to men on February 29th, Anna decides to follow her boyfriend, Jeremy, to Dublin and get down on one knee herself. Rated PG; 100 min.
(2014) Starring Jack O’Connell and Garett Hedlund. An epic drama that follows the incredible life of Olympian and war hero Louis "Louie" Zamperini who, along with two other crewmen, survived in a raft for 47 days after a near-fatal plane crash in WWII - only to be caught by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. Rated PG-13; 138 min
Join us for series of improvistional workshops to be scheduled throughout the summer under the direction of Linda Richmond. She will lead participants through developing characters and scenarios from their imaginations and experiences to improvising a play around common themes. No prior acting experience is necessary and there is no script, so you don"t have to learn lines!
The book club will conclude its discussion of Wolf Hall