The movie for Sept. 30/Oct. 1 is


On January 15, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” when Captain “Sully” Sullenberger glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career.

Actors: Tom Hanks, Laura Linney, Anna Gunn, Aaron Eckhart, & Autumn Resser.

Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Friday, September 30th, 2016 & Saturday, October 1st, 2016 @ 7 PM
Running time 1 hr 36 min. Rated PG-13 for some peril and brief strong language.
Next week’s movie is “Storks” rated PG
Future Movies: Girl on the Train, Jack Reacher, The Accountant. (Dates not set)

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Florence Foster Jenkins

The movie for Sept. 9&10 is Florence Foster Jenkins

This film tells the inspirational true story of a New York heiress, Florence, who obsessively pursued her dream of becoming a great singer. The voice she heard in her head was divine, but to the rest of the world it was hilariously awful. At private recitals, her devoted husband and manager, St Clair Bayfield, managed to protect Florence from the truth. But when Florence decided to give her first public concert at New York’s Carnegie Hall, St Clair realized he had perhaps bitten off more than he could chew.

Actors: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Rebecca Ferguson, Simon Helberg, & Nina Arianda.
Directed by: Stephen Frears

Friday, September 9th, 2016 & Saturday, September 10th, 2016 @ 7 PM
Running time 1 hr 50 min. Rated PG-13 for brief suggestive material

Next week’s movie is Kubo & the Two Strings

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