Friday, June 22nd My Beautiful Launderette
Time: 1hr. 37min.
Directed by Stephen Frears, the story is set in London and addresses the complex—and often comical—relationships between members of the Pakistani and English communities. The story focuses on Omar, played by Gordon Warnecke, a young Pakistani man living in London, and his romance with a street punk named Johnny (Daniel Day-Lewis).
Monday, June 18th All the Money in the World
Time: 2hr. 12min.
The film, based on actual events, tells the story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather J. Paul Getty to pay the ransom. The cast includes Christopher Plummer, Michelle Williams and Mark Wahlberg.
Friday, June 29th Tom Jones
Time: 2hr. 09min.
This bawdy, funny adaptation of Henry Fielding's classic novel follows Tom Jones, a country boy who becomes one of the wildest playboys in 18th-century England. Over the course of the film, Jones tries to amass his own fortune and win the heart of Sophie. The film, directed by Tony Richardson, made Albert Finney a star. Other cast members include Susannah York, Dame Edith Evans and Hugh Griffith.
Monday, June 25th Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool
Time: 1hr. 45min.
Based on Peter Turner's memoir, the film follows the passionate relationship betweenTurner (Jamie Bell) and the actress Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening) in 1978 Liverpool. What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her young lover quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner being the person Gloria turns to for comfort.
Monday, April 30th Phantom Thread
Time: 2hr. 10min.
Set in 1950's London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his muse and lover. A finely woven narrative is filled out nicely by humor, intoxicating romantic tension, and yet another impressively committed performance from Daniel Day-Lewis.
Monday: newer films <> Friday: classics movies start at 12:45
unless otherwise noted with ** early start @ 12:30
CASTRO SENIOR CENTER FILM PROGRAM
Friday, June 15th
LGBTQ Party ( No Film)
Monday, June 4th The Florida Project
The Florida Project tells the story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
Friday, June 1st Sunday Bloody Sunday
Time: 1hr. 50min.
Glenda Jackson plays divorced woman Alex and her family doctor Daniel Hirsh ( Peter Finch) share not only the same answering service but also the favors of young Bob Elkin. Both Alex and Dr.Hirsh are aware of the other's existence but prefer to live with the situation rather than risk losing Elkin completely. But a wet winter weekend in London can be difficult.
Monday, June 11th Call Me By Your Name
Time: 2hr. 12min.
It’s the summer of 1983 in the north of Italy, and Elio Perlman (Timothée Chalamet),
a precocious 17- year-old American-Italian, spends his days in his family’s 17th century villa transcribing and playing classical music and reading. Elio’s scholarly parents favor him with the fruits of high culture in a setting that overflows with natural delights.
Friday, June 8th Gallipoli
Time: 1hr. 50min.
A young Mel Gibson stars as one of a pair of Australian sprinters who become caught up in one of the most brutal battles of World War I at Gallipoli, directed by Peter Wier.
R rated movies may include adult themes, hard language, high levels of violence, sexually oriented nudity and/or drug abuse.