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MAY

2017

Monday: newer films <> Friday: classics movies start at 12:45

unless otherwise noted with  ** early start @ 12:30

Monday, May 1st The Dressmaker

Friday, May 5th  Old Acquaintance

Year: 2015

Time: 2hr. 00min.

Year: 1943

Time: 1hr. 50min.

Monday, May 8th La La Land

Friday, May 12th The Band Wagon    

Year: 2016

Time: 2hr. 08min.

Year: 1947

Time: 1hr. 55min.

This year’s critical and popular hit film and just released in DVD tells the story (with music) of Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) who are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.







Directed by Vincente Minnelli, starring Fred Astaire and Cyd Charisse, an aging musical star hopes a Broadway show will restart his career. But the play's director brings in a prima ballerina who clashes with the star. All star cast includes Nanette Fabray, Oscar Levant and Jack Buchannan. Along with Singin' in the Rain, it is regarded as one of the finest of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer musicals.







This Australian fim stars Kate Winslet as a femme fatale in the titular role of the dressmaker, Myrtle "Tilly" Dunnage, who returns to a small Australian town to take care of her ailing, mentally unstable mother. The film explores the themes of revenge and creativity and was described by one critic as "Clint Eastwood's Unforgiven with a sewing machine."







This Warner Brothers classic pairs real life rivals Bette Davis and Miriam Hopkins as old friends Kit Marlowe and Millie Drake who adopt contrasting lifestyles: Kit is a single, critically acclaimed author while married Millie writes popular pulp novels.Also stars Gig Young.







Monday, May 15th  Lion

Year: 2016

Time: 2hr. 00min.

Friday, May 19th Monsieur Verdoux

Year: 1947

Time: 1hr. 55min.

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.Stars Dev Patel







Charlie Chaplin stars in one of his later films as a suave but cynical man who supports his family by marrying and murdering rich women for their money, but the job has some occupational hazards. The cast includes Marta Raye







Monday, May 22nd Advance Style

Year: 2014

Time: 1hr. 12min.

Friday, May 26th Crossfire

Year: 1947

Time: 1hr. 26min.

Street style photographer Ari Seth Cohen and director Lina Plioplyte dive into the personal lives of New York City's most fashionable women over 60. In an industry obsessed with youth, these older women dispel conventional ideas about beauty and aging and prove that with age comes grace, confidence, boldness, flair and new, unimagined opportunities for fame and fortune.







Starring Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilly, and Jo Beth Williams. The story of a group of baby boomer college friends who reunite after 15 years when one of their old comrades, Alex, commits suicide without warning. The soundtrack features soul, R&B and pop-rock music from the 1960s and 70s, including tracks by Creedence Clearwater Revival, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, the Temptations, the Rolling Stones and Three Dog Night







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