Kick off Spring with some Oscar worthy movies!
Movies start at 2 PM and refreshments will be served.
April 5th - Green Book
When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley, a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on a book to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger, as well as unexpected humanity and humor, they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime.
Starring Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Sebastian Maniscalco. Rated PG-13; 2 Hrs, 10 mins.
April 12th - Mary Queen of Scots
Queen of France at sixteen, widowed at eighteen, Mary Stuart defies pressure to remarry and instead returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. By birth, she also has a rival claim to the throne of Elizabeth I, who rules as the Queen of England. Mary asserts her claim to the English throne, threatening Elizabeth's sovereignty. Betrayal, rebellion, and conspiracies within each court imperil both Queens, driving them apart, as each woman experiences the bitter cost of power.
Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie, Jack Lowdon. Rated R; 2 Hrs, 4 min.