Sunday, October 20 1pm to 5pm

Thursday Afternoon Movies at the Library

Come in and enjoy our classic film series. All films shown at 1:30 pm.

 

 

Francis of Assisi

October 3

In 13th century Italy, Francis Bernardone, the son of an Assisi merchant, renounces a promising army career in favor of a monastic life and starts his own religious order, sanctioned by the Pope. (IMDB) Starring Bradford Dillman and Dolores Hart.

(1961) NR 1h35m

 

Oceans 11

October 10

Danny Ocean gathers a group of his World War II compatriots to pull off the ultimate Las Vegas heist. Together the eleven friends plan to rob five Las Vegas casinos in one night. (IMDB) Starring Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin.

(1960) NR 2h7m

 

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

October 17

A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn’t back down. (IMDB) Starring James Stewart and Jean Arthur.

(1939) NR 2h9m

 

Knights of the Round Table

October 24

King Arthur’s rule is threatened by the adulterous love between Sir Lancelot and Queen Guinevere, a relationship the king’s enemies hope to exploit. (IMDB) Starring Robert Taylor and Ava Gardner.

(1953) NR 1h55m

 

Spiral Staircase

October 31

In 1916, a shadowy serial killer is targeting women with “afflictions”; one night during a thunderstorm, the mute Helen feels menaced. (IMDB) Starring Dorothy McGuire and George Brant.

(1946) NR 1h23m

 

PT109

November 7

During WW2, Lieut. John F. Kennedy takes command of PT 109 to fight the Japanese in the Solomon Islands. (IMDB) Starring Cliff Robertson and Robert Culp.
(1963) NR 2h20m

 

Summer Stock

November 14

A small-town farmer, down on her luck, finds her homestead invaded by a theatrical troupe invited to stay by her ne’er-do-well sister. (IMDB) Starring Judy Garland and Gene Kelly.

(1950) NR 1h48m

 

Friendly Persuasion

November 21

The pacifist attitude of a Quaker family is tested as a result of the American Civil War. (IMDB) Starring Gary Cooper and Dorothy McGuire.

(1956)NR 2h17m

 

Holiday Affair

December 5

A young widow is romanced by a sales clerk whom she inadvertently got fired. (IMDB) Starring Robert Mitchum and Janet Leigh.

(1949) NR 1h27m

 

Boys Town

December 12

An advocate of child rights and an opponent of the
severe approach to juvenile delinquency at the time, Flanagan genuinely believed that there is no such thing as a bad boy. Throughout it all Flanagan has to fight prejudice in those who believe delinquents should just be locked up and the never ending shortage of money to accomplish his goals. (IMDB) Starring Spencer Tracey and Mickey Rooney.
(1938) NR 1h36m

 

Bishop's Wife

December 19

An angel in human form enters the life of a bishop in order to help him build a new cathedral and repair his fractured marriage. (IMDB) Starring Cary Grant and Loretta Young.

(1947) NR 1h49m

 

A Christmas Carol

December 26

An old bitter miser is given a chance for redemption when he is haunted by three ghosts on Christmas Eve... (IMDB) Starring Alastair Sim and Jack Warner.
(1951) NR 1h26m