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Oct19
Banned Book Film Festival: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
6:30pm - 8:45pm
Location: Main Library, Rines Auditorium
Audience: Adults, Teens, Seniors
Based on the novel by Ken Kesey, this film swept the Academy Awards, including a Best Actor Award for Jack Nicholson, and Best Actress for Louise Fletcher as Nurse Ratched.
Oct26
Banned Book Film Festival: Misery
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Library, Rines Auditorium
Audience: Adults, Teens, Seniors
Just in time for Halloween: Kathy Bates gives a memorable performance as Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of author Paul Sheldon (James Caan) in this adaptation of the Stephen King novel.
Nov02
Feast of Films: Julie & Julia
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Library, meeting room (5)
Audience: Adults, Seniors
Meryl Streep gives a delightful performance as Julia Child in this story about a woman (Amy Adams) who assigns herself the task of cooking her way through Julia's classic Mastering the Art of French Cooking.
Nov03
Early Music Film: Amadeus
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Main Library
Audience: Adults, Teens, Seniors
In honor of our celebration of Early Music, we've scheduled a special showing of the award-winning film Amadeus, starring Tom Hulce and F. Murray Abraham.
Nov09
Feast of Films: Eat Drink Man Woman
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Library, meeting room (5)
Audience: Adults, Seniors
Master chef Chu (Sihung Lung) has three daughters who are too caught up in their own lives to notice the love with which he prepares the family's Sunday dinners. Written and directed by Ang Lee.
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