Movies At Oakmont 7-1-2019

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Screening days and times: Sunday, July 7, 2:00 and 7:00 pm., East Rec

Sundays, July 14 and 21, Berger Center

Hosts: Barbara Bowman, Ernie Erler, Al Haggerty, Carol Haggerty, Mike McInnis

and Jeff Neuman.

NOTE: ALL FILMS ARE SHOWN WITH SUBTITLES WHEN POSSSIBLE;

FREE OF CHARGE, COMPLIMENTS OF THE OVA

July 7, 2:00 and 7:00 pm

NOTE: THIS FILM WILL BE SHOWN AT THE EAST REC BARRING ANY DIFFICULTIES WITH THE AV EQUIPMENT, NOT THE BERGER.

THE TOURIST

An American tourist (Johnny Depp), seeking solace for his broken heart instead finds it in danger again after encountering a beautiful Interpol agent (Angelina Jolie.) Little does the Yank know that the lady arranged their “chance” meeting and is using him to trap a thief. Soon they’re dodging bullets though both the historic streets of Paris and the canals of Venice. This stylish romantic thriller, with its beautiful cinematography, was nominated for three Golden Globes: Best Picture, Actor and Actress. (2010), PG-13, 103 minutes.

July 14, 2:00 and 7:00 pm

CHAPPAQUIDDICK

In this riveting docudrama, the 1969 car accident that doomed Ted Kennedy’s (Jason Clarke) presidential ambitions and resulted in the drowning death of Mary Jo Kopechne (Kate Mara) gets a fresh look, focusing on the cover-up that followed the crash as documented at the inquest. Not only did this event take the life of an aspiring political strategist, but it ultimately changed the course of presidential history. Clarke’s performance as Kennedy received critical acclaim. (2018), PG-13, 107 minutes.

July 21, 2:00 pm ONLY

SHOPLIFTERS

After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osama and his son find a little girl out in the freezing cold. Osama’s wife reluctantly agrees to take care of the girl after learning of the hardships she faces. Although a poor family, barely surviving through petty crime,

they are happy together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them. Nominated for or won over eighty awards, including a Best Foreign Film Oscar. (2018), R (sexual content/nudity), 121 minutes. (In Japanese.)

July 21, 7:00 pm ONLY

MARY POPPINS RETURNS

In conjunction with Grandparents Week, Movies at Oakmont screens a film that delights all ages. The magic continues in Disney’s classic as Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt) helps the Banks family remember the joy of being a child. Together with her friend Jack the lamplighter (Lin-Manuel Miranda), fun is brought back to the streets of London in a celebration that everything is possible…even the impossible. Dick Van Dyke, Angela Lansbury, Colin Firth and Meryl Streep join the romp. (2018), PG-13, 130 minutes.

July 28, 2:00 and 7:00 pm

MEGAN LEAVEY

In this affecting true-life drama, marine corporal Megan Leavey (Kate Mara) and her bomb-sniffing German shepherd, Rex, build a profound bond of thrust and loyalty that sees them through more than 100 missions during the Iraq War – until an IED injures them both, putting their future together in question. Well-acted and excellently-produced, this heartfelt and powerfully emotional film is especially good when showing the training process for these soldiers and their dogs. (2018), PG-13, 106 minutes.

For Your Refrigerator/wallet

Sunday, July 7, 2:00 & 7:00, The Tourist, (2010), 103 minutes. (East Rec!)

Sunday, July 14, 2:00 & 7:00, Chappaquiddick , (2018), PG-13, 107 minutes.

Sunday, July 21, 2:00 ONLY, Shoplifters, (2018), R, 121 minutes (In Japanese.).

Sunday, July 21, 7:00 ONLY, Mary Poppins Returns, (2018), PG, 130 minutes.

Sunday, July 28, 2:00 & 7:00, Megan Leavey, (2018), PG-13, 106 minutes.

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PÉTANQUE CLUB

SAVE THE DATE: JULY 14 The Oakmont Pétanque Club has tentatively scheduled its first tournament for 2021, the Bastille Day Tournament, for Bastille Day, Wednesday,

Free Shredding Event!

The Kiwanis Club of Oakmont, in partnership with OVA, is holding its semi-annual drive-through shredathon Friday, January 29, 2020, at Berger Center Parking Lot, 9:00