Fall film screenings will take place in the Herreshoff Room on the lower level. Refreshments will be provided. Please be mindful of the ratings if you plan to bring your family.
Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 6:30 pm
Veteran comedy writer Charlie Burnz meets New York street singer Emma Payge when she wins him in an auction. They later form a unique bond that starts when he brings her to the E.R. after a food allergy incident, and the doctors mistake them as a father-and-daughter tandem. As Emma gets to know Charlie’s life, she takes it upon herself to help him fix things before it’s too late for him to achieve his last life goals.
Cast: Sharon Stone, Billy Crystal, Tiffany Haddish, Penn Badgley, Kevin Kline
Judas and the Black Messiah (2021) – Rated R
Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 6:30 pm
FBI informant William O’Neal (LaKeith Stanfield) infiltrates the Illinois Black Panther Party and is tasked with keeping tabs on their charismatic leader, Chairman Fred Hampton (Daniel Kaluuya). A career thief, O’Neal revels in the danger of manipulating both his comrades and his handler, Special Agent Roy Mitchell (Jesse Plemons). Hampton’s political prowess grows just as he’s falling in love with fellow revolutionary Deborah Johnson (Dominique Fishback). Meanwhile, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul. Will he align with the forces of good? Or subdue Hampton and The Panthers by any means, as FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover (Martin Sheen) commands?
Cast: Daniel Kaluuya, LaKeith Stanfield, Jesse Plemons, Dominique Fishback, Algee Smith
Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain (2021) – Rated R
Thursday, October 21, 2021 at 6:30 pm
This documentary explores the life, career, and legacy of the late Anthony Bourdain. It charts his initial rise to national fame with the publication of his 2000 memoir, his globe-trotting culinary adventures as a travel show host, to his death by suicide in 2018 at the age of 61.
Stillwater (2021) – Rated R
Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 6:30 pm
Humble family man Bill Baker contends with the unthinkable when his daughter calls him from a French prison, revealing that she has been charged with murder. Determined to prove his daughter’s innocence to the French courts and secure her freedom he embarks on an odyssey from rural Oklahoma to France driven by paternal instinct.
Cast: Matt Damon, Abigail Breslin, Camille Cottin, Ginifer Ree, Deanna Dunagan