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

 

 

MAY 2015 MOVIES

 

May 13th      THE IMITATION GAME (2014) 1 HOUR AND 53 MIN. CC

Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Mark Strong, Roy Kinnear

 

During the winter of 1952, British authorities entered the home of mathematician, cryptanalyst, and war hero Alan Turing to investigate a reported burglary.  They instead ended up arresting Turning himself. Little did officials know they were actually incriminating the pioneer of modern-day computing.

  

May 20th:      GLORIOUS 39 (2009) 2 HOURS AND 13 MIN. CC

Cast: Bill Nighy, Romola Garai, Julie Christie, Eddie Redmayne, Juno Temple, Hugh Bonneville, Christopher Lee, David Tennant

 

In this tense WWII-era thriller, Anne, a young woman from a political family, stumbles upon sinister evidence relating to a secret Nazi conspiracy plot and ends up caught in a deadly web of lies and betrayal.

 

May 27th:        LIFE ITSELF (2014) 2 HOURS CC

Documentary based on the book Life itself: a Memoir by Roger Ebert

The legacy of Rober Ebert’s life recounts the insipiring and entertaining life of the world-renowned film critic and social commentator, from his Pulitzer Prize-winning film criticism at the Chicago Sun-Times to becoming one of the most influential cultural voices in America.