Movie Matinee


Movie Matinee at 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday afternoon. Light refreshments provided 

 

APRIL 27

House of Gucci

This film is inspired by the true story of the family behind the Italian fashion empire. Lady Gaga portrays Patrizia Reggiani, an outsider from humble beginnings who marries into the Gucci family. Her ambition begins to unravel the family legacy into spiraling revenge and betrayals. Variety magazine calls this film, “Murderously Delicious”. Rated R

May 4

The Lost Valentine

Valentine love stories are not just for February! This film was first aired in 2011 but was brought back in 2022 following the death of Betty White who stars in the film. Betty plays Caroline, a loyal wife who returns to a train station every Valentine’s Day since it was the last place where she saw her husband Neil, who went missing in action during WWII. A jaded TV reporter gets the story as an assignment and sets out to find what happened to Neil.

 

May 11

American Underdog

This is the true inspirational story of Kurt Warner who dreamt of being an NFL player but years of setbacks kept him from reaching his goal. As he stocked shelves in a supermarket, his wife’s encouragement leads him to believe he can be the champion she knows he can be and he perseveres and with hard work and determination, he becomes a legendary NFL quarterback.

 

May 18

Nightmare Alley

When a manipulative carnival man (Bradley Cooper) teams with an equally deceptive psychiatrist (Cate Blanchett) to grift the wealthy in 1940s New York society, he learns that his new partner in crime might be his most formidable opponent yet. This film is based on William Lindsay Gresham's novel.

 

May 25

The Pilot

Based on a true story: In 1941, a WWII pilot crash-lands deep in enemy territory. Seriously injured, he must battle hunger, extreme cold and wild animals―all while evading Nazi soldiers―if he is ever to make it home alive.