November Friday Movies

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Movies are free and open to the public

Nov.  2 Joueuse (Queen to Play) French with English subtitles

Kevin Kline and the luminous Sandrine Bonnair square off in this stylish and sophisticated dramedy of newfound passions and mid-life triumphs, set on the postcard-perfect isle of Corsica. Lovely, repressed and quietly intelligent, French chambermaid Hélène (Bonnaire) discovers her love for chess when, one day, she comes upon a couple engaged in an intense match. This obsession with the game, much to the chagrin of her husband and teenaged daughter, leads her to seek the clandestine tutelage of a reclusive American doctor   NR. Runtime: 101 minutes,

Nov. 9 Adrift 

Starring Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin  Inspiring true story of two sailors who set out to journey across the ocean from Tahiti to San Diego. couldn’t anticipate they would be sailing directly into one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history. In the aftermath of the storm, Tami awakens to find Richard badly injured and their boat in ruins. With no hope for rescue, Tami must find the strength and determination to save herself and the only man she has ever loved. Rating: PG-13 (For injury images) Runtime:  120 minutes

Nov.  16 The Seagull 

One summer at a lakeside Russian estate, friends and family gather for a weekend in the countryside. While everyone is caught up in passionately loving someone who loves somebody else, a tragicomedy unfolds about art, fame, human folly, and the eternal desire to live a purposeful life.  Rating:  PG-13 (for some mature thematic elements, a scene of violence, drug use, and partial nudity)  Runtime: 98 minutes

Nov. 23   Ocean’s 8   

Upon her release from prison, Debbie, the estranged sister of legendary conman Danny Ocean, puts together a team of unstoppable crooks to pull of the heist of the century. Their goal is New York City’s annual Met Gala, and a necklace worth in excess of 150 million dollars. Rating:: PG-13 (for language, drug use, and some suggestive content)  Runtime:  110 minutes

Nov. 30   The Healer

The Healer is a story about a gambling, womanizing bankrupt electrical repairman named Alex Bailey (Oliver Jackson Cohen) who is traumatized by the death of his twin brother. His distant uncle Raymond Heacock (Jonathan Pryce) offers to absolve his debts under the condition that he agrees to live with him in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  Rating: NR.  Runtime:  113 minutes