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

MARCH 2017 MOVIES

 

March 22nd:              GILBERT & SULLIVAN- THE SORCERER (2002) 1 HOUR AND 53 MIN.

Cast: Clive Revill, David Kernan, Nan Christie, Donald Adams, Nuala Willis, Janis Kelly
Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. opens the movie with a presentation about Gilbert & Sullivan. Alexis, son of Sir. Marmaduke, determined that all share the purity of his love to Aline, daughter of the Lady Sangazure, arranges for a love potion to be administered to everyone in the village.

 

March 29th:              JEZEBEL(1938) 1 HOUR AND 44 MIN. CC

Cast: Bette Davis, George Brent, Henry Fonda, Margaret Lindsay, Donald Crisp 
Julie Marsden is a Southern Belle in Pre-Civil War New Orleans with a knack for manipulating the men in her life. Scorned by the man she loves, she lashes out in revenge and destroys lives in the process.

 

APRIL 2017 MOVIES

 

April 12th:       LOVING  (2016) 2 HOURS AND 3 MIN. CC

Cast: Joel Edgeton, Ruth Negga, Marton Csokas, Nick Kroll, Michael Shannon

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme court.

 

April 19th:       THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS (2016) 2 HOURS 10 MIN. CC

Cast: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikkander, Rachel Weisz, Jack Thompson

A lighthouse keeper, living off the coast of Australia with his wife, all of a sudden find a baby from an adrift rowboat.  They rescue and raise the child as their own.

 

April 26th:       HOWARDS END (1991) 2 HOURS AND 23 MIN.

Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Vanessa Redgrave, Helena Bonham  carter, Emma Thompson James Wilby, Samuel west, Prunella Scales

Tells the story of the idealistic, independent and highly educated Schlegel sisters and their tangled relationships with a rich businessman and his family, and with an unhappliy married young bank clerk.

THIS PROGRAM IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.