Starting in September the Castro Senior Center film program will no longer be showing the Friday classic films. This is due to a scheduling conflict that requires the senior center to schedule bingo on Friday afternoons. Anyone who attended the Friday movies is invited to join the Friday Bingo group which will start at 12:45 PM.
CASTRO SENIOR CENTER FILM PROGRAM
Films start at 12:45 unless otherwise noted with ** early start @ 12:30.
Monday, January 1st
Castro Senior Center closed for New Year Holiday
Monday, January 21st
Castro Senior Center closed for MLK Day.
Monday, January 7th. Singing in the Rain
Time: 1hr. 43min.
Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds and Donald O'Connor combine their legendary talents in one of the greatest big-screen musicals ever made, a two-time Oscar nominee that includes the songs "Good Morning, and the iconic title tune. When Hollywood attempts the transition from silent films to talkies, a matinee idol (Kelly) hopes to make the cut. But he's hampered by a silent-movie queen (Jean Hagen) with a voice like fingernails on a blackboard.
Monday, January 14th. Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood
Time: 1hr. 38min.
In this dishy documentary about his days facilitating sexual encounters for movie stars, handsome and charming Scotty Bowers recounts how he began supplying more than just gasoline at the filling station he ran in 1940s Hollywood.
Monday, January 28th. RGB (Ruth Bader Ginsberg): Hero, Icon, Dissenter
Time: 1hr. 37min.
Brought back for a second showing by request, the documentary provides an illuminating look at the life of trailblazer Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- including her early career-defining work in gender-discrimination law -- this engaging documentary charts her journey to becoming a justice on America's highest court.
Every Monday unless the Castro Center is closed for a holiday Films start at 12:45 unless otherwise noted with ** early start @ 12:30.
The Monday film program will continue and we will show both newer and classic films in the monthly schedule. This will reduce the number of days per month in which movies will be shown. For example, because of the Labor Day Holiday on Monday September 3rd we will only show three movies on three Mondays in September. Those film are listed below
R rated movies may include adult themes, hard language, high levels of violence, sexually oriented nudity and/or drug abuse.