Movies for May

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May Selection

Friday Adult Movie Matinees at 2 pm
2nd floor Community Room


May 6   Brooklyn  

BROOKLYN tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan), a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother’s home for the shores of New York City. Rated: PG-13 (for a scene of sexuality and brief strong language)  One (1) hour and 51 minutes.

May 13  Joy  

JOY is the wild story of a family across four generations centered on the girl who becomes the woman who founds a business dynasty and becomes a matriarch in her own right. Betrayal, treachery, the loss of innocence and the scars of love, pave the road in this intense emotional and human comedy about becoming a true boss of family and enterprise facing a world of unforgiving commerce.  Rated: PG-13 (for brief strong language) 2 hours and 4 minutes.

May 20   Carol

A young department-store clerk in 1950s Manhattan meets Carol (Cate Blanchett), a beautiful older woman stuck in a depressing marriage of convenience. As their bond deepens and they become romantically involved, Carol finds the strength to leave her husband (Kyle Chandler). Unfortunately, her spouse starts to raise questions about her fitness as a mother. Rating: R (for scene of sexuality/nudity and brief language) 1 hour 58 minutes.

May 27  Martian

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Rated PG-13 (some strong language, injury images and nudity) 2 hours 14 minutes.

 

Notice:  Starting in September, the movies will begin at 11 am.