Wednesday Movies

Movies at the Southbury Public Library

Wednesday afternoons at 1:00 P.M.

(Starting the second Wednesday of the month)



Sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Library

Connecticut Libraries provide the films.

(Infrared Listening System Available)

CC: Closed Captions



February 8th:              SULLY (2016)  1 HOUR AND 45 MIN. CC

Cast: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney, Valerie Mahaffey, Delphi Harrington, Mike O’Malley, James Sheridan, Anna Gunn
On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” when Captain Chesley Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid water of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. This film enacts the investigation that threatened to destroy his reputation and career.


February 15th:              BRIEF ENCOUNTER  (1945) 1 HOUR AND 26 MIN. CC

Cast: Cella Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey
A casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever. Happy Valentine’s Day!


February 22nd:              RACE  (1931) 2 HOURs AND 15 MIN. CC

Cast: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Jeremy Irons, Carice Van Houten, William Hurt
Jesse Owens’ quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history launches him on to the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler’s vision of Aryan supremacy.