Wednesday Movies

Wednesday at the Movies

Wednesday afternoons at 1:00pm

Kingsley Meeting Room A & B
(Starting the 2nd Wednesday of the month)
No Registration Necessary
Surround Sound Theater

Sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Library
Connecticut Libraries provide the films.
(Infrared Listening System Available)

 

SEPTEMBER 2014 MOVIES

September 10th: RAILWAY MAN (2013) 1 HOUR AND 48 MIN. CC

Cast: Colin Firth, Nocole Kidman, Jeremy Irvine, Stellan Skarsgård, Hiroyuki Sanada

Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer stationed in Singapore who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway.  Years later, Lomax is persuaded by his wife Pattie to find and confront one of his captors. Lomax manages to track down his captor, Japanese officer Takashi Nagase.  The screenplay is film at the actual locations of the POW camp and the surrounding areas.


September 17th: MON MEILLEUR AMI = MY BEST FRIEND  (2006) 1 HOUR AND 35 MIN. CC

French dialogue with English subtitles

Cast: Daniel Auteuil, Dany Boon Julie Gayet, Julie Durand, Jacques Mathou

Unlikeable antiques dealer François always gets what he wants, but there’s one thing he’s never had: a friend.  Challenged to a bet by his business partner, François must find someone who will pose as his best pal in just 10 days.

 

September 24th: MURDER IN MESOPOTAMIA (2001) 1 HOUR AND 40 MIN.

Cast: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser

An archeologist’s beautiful but unpopular wife is murdered while the couple is in the Middle East excavating an historical site.  At the request of local authorities a vacationing Hercule Poirot takes on the case.