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
Oct. 12th: THE MEDDLER (2016) 1 HOUR AND 43 MIN CC
Cast: Susan Sarandon, Rose Byrne, J.K. Simmons
Marnie Minervini has happily relocated from New Jersey to Los Angeles to be near her daughter Lori and smother her with motherly love. Lori’s reaction to the unsolicited advice is to draw strict personal boundaries.
Oct. 19th: GENIUS (2016) 1 HOUR AND 38 MIN. CC
Cast: Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Guy Pearce, Laura Linney, Dominic West
A stirring drama about the complex friendship and transformative professional relationship between book editor Maxwell Perkins (who discovered F. Scoot Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway) and Thomas Wolfe.
Oct. 26th: WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE? (1962) 2 HOURS AND 13 MIN. CC
Cast: Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Victor Buono, Wesley Addy
Jane Hudson, a former child star, and her sister Blanche, a movie queen forced into retirement after a crippling accident, live in virtual isolation in a decaying Hollywood mansion.
NOVEMBER 2016 MOVIES
Nov. 9th: THE MAN WHO KNEW INFINITY (2016) 1 HOUR 48 MIN. CC
Cast: Dev Patel, Jeremy Irons, Devika Bhise, Stephen Fry, Toby Jones
Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy. This is a true story.
Nov. 16th: COAT OF MANY COLORS (2015) 1 HOUR 25 MIN. CC
Cast: Alyvia Alyn Lind, Jennifer Nettles, Ricky Schroder, Gerald McRaney
An inspiring true story of living legend Dolly Parton’s remarkable upbringing in rural Tennessee. Set in the Tennessee Great Smokey Mountains in 1955.
Nov. 23rd: CAFÉ SOCIETY (2016) 1 HOUR 36 MIN. CC
Cast: Jeannie Berlin, Steve Carell, Jesse Eisenberg, Blake Lively, Parker Posey, Kristen Stewart
A romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. Set in the 1930s, the film is a glittering valentine to the movie stars, socialites, playboys, debutantes, politicians, and gangsters who epotomized the excitement and glamour of the age.
Nov. 30th: THE WHALES OF AUGUST (1988) 1 HOUR 31 MIN. …No Subtitles
Cast: Betty Davis, Lillian Gish, Vincent Price, Ann Sothern
Two elderly sisters, one contrary and cantanierous, the other patient and kind, must decide whether to give up their family home, independence, and life together.