September 2019 Friday Movies
HUNTINGDON VALLEY LIBRARY
FRIDAY ADULT MOVIE MATINEES @ 11 am
Movies are free and open to the public
September 6 Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)
Melissa McCarthy stars as Lee Israel, the best-selling celebrity biographer who made her living in the 1970s and 80s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead and Estée Lauder. When Lee found herself unable to get published because she had fallen out of step with the marketplace, she turned her art form to deception, creating forgeries of celebrities’ letters with the help of her loyal friend Jack (Richard E. Grant). R, 106 minutes.
September 13 A Private War (2018)
In a world where journalism is under attack, Marie Colvin (Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike) is one of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time. Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless, while constantly testing the limits between bravery and bravado. R, 106 minutes.
September 20 Hotel Mumbai (2018)
A gripping true story of humanity and heroism, Hotel Mumbai vividly recounts the 2008 siege of the famed Taj Hotel by a group of terrorists in Mumbai, India. Among the dedicated hotel staff is the renowned chef Hemant Oberoi (Anupam Kher) and a waiter (Academy Award-Nominee Dev Patel) who choose to risk their lives to protect their guests. As the world watches on, a desperate couple (Armie Hammer and Nazanin Boniadi) is forced to make unthinkable sacrifices to protect their newborn child. R, 123 minutes.
September 27 POMS (2019)
An uplifting comedy about Martha (played by Diane Keaton), a woman who moves into a retirement community and starts a cheerleading squad with her fellow residents, Sheryl (Jacki Weaver), Olive (Pam Grier) and Alice (Rhea Perlman), proving that it’s never too late to follow your dreams. PG-13, 91minutes