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Wednesday Night @ The Movies

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Enjoy newly released feature films, documentaries and now classics.

July 15 - A DOG’S WAY HOME
As a puppy, Bella finds her way into the arms of Lucas, a young man who gives her a wonderful home. When Bella becomes separated from Lucas, she finds herself on an epic 400-mile journey to reunite with her beloved owner. Along the way, the lost but spirited dog touches the lives of an orphaned mountain lion, a down-on-his-luck veteran, and some friendly strangers who happen to cross her path. Rated PG 1 hour 37 minutes

Following his great success with North by Northwest, director Alfred Hitchcock (Anthony Hopkins) makes a daring choice for his next project: an adaptation of Robert Bloch’s novel Psycho.When the studio refuses to back the picture, Hitchcock decides to pay for it himself in exchange for a percentage of the profits. His wife Alma Reville (Helen Mirren), has serious reservations about the film but supports him nonetheless. Rated PG13 1 hour 38 minutes

Return to the worldwide phenomenon Downton Abbey as the beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance! Rated PG13 2 hours 2 minutes

Since bursting onto the music scene in 1967, Linda Ronstadt has been an icon for more than 50 years. Her extraordinary vocal range and ambition created unforgettable songs like “You’re No Good,” “When Will I Be loved” and “Blue Bayou.” Ronstadt guides us through her early years, her reign as the rock queen of the 70s and 80s. Unfortunately, her singing voice was stilled by illness but her music and influence remain as timeless as ever. Enjoy moving performance footage by other musical stars and enjoy the music that made generations of fans fall in love with her and the sound of her voice. Rated PG13 1 hour 35 minutes

August 12 - BILLY ELLIOT
The life of 11-year-old Billy Elliot (Jamie Bell), a coal miner’s son in Northern England, is forever changed one day when he stumbles upon a ballet class during his weekly boxing lesson. Before long, he finds himself in dance, demonstrating the kind of raw talent seldom seen by the class’s exacting instructor, Mrs. Wilkinson. With a tart tongue and never-ending stream of cigarettes in her hand, Mrs. Wilkinson’s zest for teaching is revived when she sees Billy’s potential. Rated R 1 hour 51 minutes

August 19 - LOVE, GILDA
Love, Gilda pays gentle, unequivocal tribute to Gilda Radner — with excerpts from diaries, audiotapes, videotapes and testimonies from friends and colleagues offering insight into the life and career of Gilda Radner. This special movie captures the jubilant spirit of the beloved comic and actress who became the first female superstar on Saturday Night Live. Documentary 1 hour 24 minutes

August 26 - MIDWAY
On December 7, 1941, Japanese forces launch a devastating attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. naval base in Hawaii. Six months later, the Battle of Midway commences on June 4, 1942, as the Japanese navy once again plans a strike against American ships in the Pacific. For the next three days, the U.S. Navy and a squad of brave fighter pilots engage the enemy in one of the most important and decisive battles of World War II. Rated PG13 2 hours 18 minutes


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