Movies

Updated 3/28/2019
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We show movies on our large projection screen several times each month – usually on Friday afternoons.  Check the Chronicle or the monthly calendar for the current schedule.  We even serve popcorn!

 

All movies start at 12:30 unless specified!!!!

 

All films are purchased through VUDU.com. The synopses for films are provided by VUDU

9 to 5

 

Friday, October 25
12:30 PM 109 min.

 

In this witty, satirical farce, secretaries Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda and office manager Lily Tomlin live every female worker’s dream after discovering they share the same resentment towards their egotistical, sexist boss (Dabney Coleman). When they get an unexpected chance to take revenge, they turn their male controlled workplace into a model office – even as their scheme

Gravity

Friday, November 1
12:30 PM 91 min.

 

Sandra Bullock and George Clooney star in this heart-pounding thriller from Alfonso Cuarón and set in the infinite and unforgiving realm of deep space. Bullock plays a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, with Clooney as a veteran astronaut in command of his last flight before retiring. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving the two completely alone — tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness

Maleficent

Friday, November 8
12:30 PM 97 min.

 

Angelina Jolie stars in the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the classic Sleeping Beauty. Driven by revenge, Maleficent places a curse upon the king’s newborn infant Aurora–only to discover she may hold the key to peace in the land.

Nothing But Trouble

 

Friday, November 22
12:30 PM 93 min.

 

A story about a yuppie couple who get busted for speeding in a small town and enter a comic nightmare as they try to escape from the town’s ancient judge and his
law-and-order Sheriff.

Great Courses: DVD Series
Beginning September 16 through November 4

 

Customs of the World: Using Cultural Intelligence to Adapt, Wherever You Are

 

Sept 16 – Nov 4    1:00 to 2:30 PM

 

Avoid costly mistakes and faux pas when traveling abroad with this course that helps anyone—businesspersons, tourists, and more—navigate other cultures.

This series is taught by Professor David Livermore, Ph.D.

Great Courses: DVD Series

 

Beginning November 18   1:00 – 2:30 pm

 

Great Courses: Food – A Cultural Culinary History

 

Eating is an indispensable human activity. As a result, whether we realize it or not, the drive to obtain food has been a major catalyst across all of history, from prehistoric times to the present. Epicure Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin said it best:    “Gastronomy governs the whole life of man.”