Coming Movie Attractions...
Wednesday Foreign Film: The Third Murder
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 1:30 pm (NR) • Main Auditorium
Leading attorney Shigemori takes on the defense of murder-robbery suspect Misumi who served jail time for another murder 30 years ago. Shigemori's chances of winning the case seem low; his client freely admits his guilt, despite facing the death penalty if he is convicted. As he digs deeper into the case, as he hears the testimonies of the victim's family and Misumi himself, the once confident Shigemori begins to doubt whether his client is the murderer after all. Movie run time is 124 Minutes.
Director: Hirokazu Koreeda
Writer: Hirokazu Koreeda
Friday Night Movie at the Branch: Glass
Friday, May 24, 2019 at 6:30 pm (PG-13) • Station Community Room
After the conclusion of the film Split, David Dunn pursues the Beast, which is Kevin Crumb's superhuman personality. The encounters with the Beast escalate as Elijah Price materializes as an orchestrator who knows critical secrets about both Dunn and Crumb. Movie run time is 129 Minutes.
Director: M. Night Shyamalan
Writer: M. Night Shyamalan
Wednesday Foreign Film: Padre, Padrone
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 1:30 pm (NR) • Main Auditorium
The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh, almost barbaric existence by slowly educating himself, despite violent opposition from his brutal father. Movie run time is 114 Minutes.
Midday Movie: A Star is Born
Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 1:00 pm (R) • Main Auditorium
Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers -- and falls in love with -- struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer until Jackson coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jackson fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons. Movie run time is 136 Minutes.
Director: Bradley Cooper
Wednesday Foreign Film: Jerichow
Wednesday, June 4, 2019 at 1:30 pm (NR) • Main Auditorium
The dishonorably discharged Afghanistan veteran Thomas returns to his home village of Jerichow. Ali, a local Turkish-German businessman, owner of a snack-bar chain, hires him as a driver. That's when Thomas meets Laura, his Turkish boss's young and attractive wife. A classic love triangle is born, unfolding in desolate northeast Germany, where thick forests suddenly end on cliffs overlooking the Baltic Sea. Caught between guilt and freedom, between passion and reason, the protagonists have no hopes for fulfillment of their dreams. Movie run time is 93 Minutes.
Director: Christian Petzold
Writer: Christian Petzold
Wednesday Foreign Film: The Guilty
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 1:30 pm (R) • Main Auditorium
Alarm dispatcher and former police officer Asger Holm answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the search for the woman and her kidnapper begins. With the phone as his only tool, Asger enters a race against time to save the endangered woman. But soon he realizes that he is dealing with a crime that is far bigger than he first thought. Movie run time is 85 Minutes.
Director: Gustav Möller
Midday Movie: Green Book
Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm (PG-13) • Main Auditorium
A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South. Movie run time is 130 Minutes.
Friday Night Movie: Green Book
Friday, June 14, 2019 at 6:30 pm (PG-13) • Main Auditorium
Saturday Foreign Film: Day for Night
Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 1:30 pm (PG) • Station Community Room
This film is director François Truffaut’s loving and humorous tribute to the communal insanity of making a movie. It details the making of a family drama called “Meet Pamela” about the tragedy that follows when a young French man introduces his parents to his new British wife. Movie run time is 115 Minutes.
Director: François Truffaut
Friday Night Movie at the Branch: Holmes & Watson
Friday, June 21, 2019 at 6:30 pm (PG) • Station Community Room
Detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson join forces to investigate a mysterious murder at Buckingham Palace. It seems like an open-and-shut case as all signs point to Professor James Moriarty, the criminal mastermind and longtime nemesis of the crime-solving duo. When new twists and clues begin to emerge, the world's greatest sleuth and his trusted assistant must now use their legendary wits and ingenious methods to catch the killer before the queen becomes the next victim. Movie run time is 90 Minutes.
Friday Night Movie: A Star is Born
Friday, June 21, 2019 at 6:30 pm (R) • Main Auditorium
Director: Bradley Cooper
Midday Movie: If Beale Street Could Talk
Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 1:00 pm (R) • Main Auditorium
In early 1970s Harlem, daughter and wife-to-be Tish vividly recalls the passion, respect and trust that have connected her and her artist fiancé Alonzo Hunt, who goes by the nickname Fonny. Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together, but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit. Movie run time is 119 Minutes.
Director: Barry Jenkins
Friday Night Movie: If Beale Street Could Talk
Friday, June 28, 2019 at 6:30 pm (R) • Main Auditorium
Director: Barry Jenkins
Foreign Film: Aftershock
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 1:30pm (NR) • Main Auditorium
Based on the novel Aftershock by Zhang Ling, the film follows a family who became victims in the Tangshan earthquake. The father, Fang Daqiang, was crushed dead while trying to rescue his children, Fang Deng and Fang Da, who were trapped in the house. Unable to save both kids, the mother, Li Yuanni, is forced to sacrifice Fang Deng for her feeble younger brother Fang Da, a decision that proved agonizing for the entire family. Movie run time is 128 Minutes.
Location Main Auditorium