Friday, November 22 9:30am to 6pm

Thursday Afternoon Movies at the Library

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

 

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

 

Rudy

January 2
Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame. Starring Sean Astin, Jon Favreau. (1993) 1h 54m

Double Wedding
January 9
Two sisters of differing temperaments, the younger’s milquetoast fiancé, and a free-spirited artist in an auto trailer are all experiencing romantic complications.
Starring Myrna Loy, William Powell.

(1937) 1h 27m

 

Island in the Sky
January 16
C-47 transport plane, named the Corsair, makes a forced landing in the frozen wastes of Quebec, and the plane’s pilot, Captain Dooley, must keep his men alive in deadly conditions while waiting for rescue. Starring John Wayne.

(1953) 1h 49m

 

Selma
January 23
A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from
Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965. Starring David Oyelowo.

(2014) 2h 8m

 

A League of Their Own
January 30
Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry. Starring Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Lori Petty.

(1992) 2h 8m