Wednesday Movies

Movies at the Southbury Public Library

Wednesday afternoons at 1:00 P.M.

(Starting the second Wednesday of the month)

KINGSLEY MEETING ROOMS

SURROUND SOUND THEATER

 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Library

Connecticut Libraries provide the films.

(Infrared Listening System Available)

CC: Closed Captions

 

September  2015 MOVIES

Sept. 9th:      LONGEST RIDE (2015)  2 HOURS AND 8 MIN. CC

Based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks
Cast:  Scott Eastwood, Britt Robertson, Jack Huston, Oona Chaplin, Alan Alda, Lolita Davidovich

The story is about the star-crossed love affair between  Luke, a former champion bull rider looking to  make a comeback, and Sophia, a college student who is about to embark upon her dream job in New York City’s art world.

Sept. 16th;     DELI  MAN (2014)      1 HOUR AND 31 MIN. CC

Documentary featuring Ziggy Gruber, Larry King, Jerry Stiller, Freddie Roman, Fyvush Finkel, Alan Dershowitz

A look at the world of the delicatessan; the creation of Jewish immigrants as a way of preserving ethnic culinary traditions in the New World.  Profiles Ziggy Gruber, co-ower of Kenny & Ziggy’s New York Delicatessan Restaurant in Houston and third-generation deli man, as well as other well know New York deli owners and aficionados in the U.S. and Canada.

Sept. 23rd:    THE LETTER  (1940)  1 HOUR AND 35 MIN. CC

Based on the play by W. Somerset Maugham
Cast: Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson, Frieda Inescort, Gale Sondergaad

Set on a rubber plantation in Malaya, this story centers on a woman’s reasons for killing a man who was a close family friend.

Sept. 30th:    MADAME BUTTERFLY (1995) 2 HOURS AND 9 MIN. CC

From the opera by Giacomo Puccini; libretto by Guiseppe Giacosa & luigi Illica           

An American naval officer falls in love with a Japanese geisha girl know as Butterfly and marries her, with no intention of ever taking her home to America.