Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, Darkest Hour, & Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi
Where: Berger Center
Screening days and time: Sundays, 2:00 and 7:00 pm
Hosts: Barbara Bowman, Chris Decker, Ernie Erler, Al Haggerty, Carol Haggerty and Mike McInnis
NOTE: ALL FILMS ARE SHOWN WITH SUBTITLES WHEN POSSIBLE; FREE OF CHARGE, COMPLIMENTS OF THE OVA
October 7, 2 and 7 PM
WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR?
This timely documentary takes an intimate look at America’s favorite neighbor: Mister Fred Rogers. A portrait of a man whom we all think we know, this emotional and moving film takes us beyond the zip-up cardigans, puppets and the land of make-believe, and into the heart of a creative genius who inspired generations of children with compassion and limitless imagination. There hadn’t been anything like Mr. Rogers on television before and there hasn’t been since. (2018), PG-13, 104 minutes.
October 14, 2 and 7 PM
Winston Churchill’s (Gary Oldman) stirring defiance of the Nazi threat is the focus of this historical drama, depicting his fearless refusal to surrender Britain to Adolf Hitler during early World War II’s darkest hour. Oldman’s electrifying Oscar-winning performance brings Churchill to life. The film earned six Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, and numerous international awards. Kristin Scott Thomas portrays Churchill’s wife, Clementine. (2017), PG-13, 125 minutes.
October 21, 2 and 7 PM
STAR WARS: EPISODE VIII: THE LAST JEDI
Jedi Master (Mark Hamill) unwillingly attempts to guide young hopeful Rey (Daisy Ridley) in the ways of the force, while Leia, former princess turned general (Carrie Fisher in her last film), rallies to lead what is left of the Resistance and its leader, Captain Poe ( Oscar Isaac) away from the ruthless tyrannical grip of the First Order. Packed with invention, wit and action, this
critically acclaimed film was nominated for four Oscars, including Best Original Score and Best Visual Effects. (2017), PG-13, 152 minutes.
For Your Refrigerator/Wallet
Sunday, October 7, 2:00 & 7:00, Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (2018), PG-13, 104 minutes.
Sunday, October 14, 2:00 & 7:00, Darkest Hour, (2017), PG-13, 125 minutes.
Sunday, October 21, 2:00 & 7:00, Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Of The Jedi, (2017),
PG-13, 152 minutes.