(2015) Starring Blythe Danner, Martin Starr and Sam Elliot. Blythe Danner stars as a widow who’s settled into her life and her age, until a series of events propels her into a renewed engagement with the people and the world around her. Rated PG-13; 92 min.
(2015) Starring Al Pacino and Annette Benning. An aging rock star decides to change his life when he discovers a 40-year-old letter written to him by John Lennon. Rated R; 106 min. Discussion and refreshments will follow screeening.
(2014) Starring Kristoffer Polaha, David DeSanctis and Danica McKellar. A baseball player whose professional career was cut short due to his personal problems is suddenly awakened and invigorated by a young-man with Down Syndrome who works at the local grocery store. Rated PG-13; 95 min.
(1994) Starring Meg Ryan, Tim Robbins and Walter Matthau. Albert Einstein helps a young man who's in love with Einstein's niece to catch her attention by pretending temporarily to be a great physicist. Rated PG; 100 min.
(2015) Starring Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds. The remarkable true story of one woman's journey to reclaim her heritage and seek justice for what happened to her family. Sixty years after she fled Vienna during World War II, an elderly Jewish woman, Maria Altmann starts her journey to retrieve family possessions seized by the Nazis, among them Klimt's famous painting Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I. Together with her inexperienced but plucky young lawyer Randy Schoenberg, she embarks upon a major battle which takes them all the way to the heart of the Austrian establishment and the U.S.
(2010) Starring Johnny Depp and Mia Wasikowska. Nineteen-year-old Alice returns to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns of her true destiny— to end the Red Queen's reign of terror. Rated PG; 108 min.
Natalie Angier takes us on a "guided whirligig through the scientific canon." She draws on conversations with hundreds of the world's top scientists, and her own work as a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for The New York Times, to create a thoroughly entertaining guide to scientific literacy. People magazine says "Angier has that rare dual talent: a true passion for science combined with a poet's linguistic flair." Those gifts are on full display in THE CANON, an ebullient celebration of science that stands to become a classic.
Join us for a screening Thomas Hardy's Far From the Madding Crowd, starring Carey Mulligan and Matthias Schoenaerts. In Victorian England, the independent and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer; Frank Troy, a reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor. Rated PG-13; 119 min.