Upcoming Movie Synopses, Reviews & Trailers

Saturday Nights at the Movies

with limited seating to mitigate the spread of Covid-19.

 


Saturday, October 2, 7:30 (Oak Room): "Cry Macho" (PG-13, 2021)

A one-time rodeo star and washed-up horse breeder takes a job to bring a man's young son home and away from his alcoholic mom. On their journey, the horseman finds redemption through teaching the boy what it means to be a good man.

Roger Ebert

Rotten Tomatoes

CNN

Saturday, October 9, 7:30 (Oak Room): "Come From Away" (TV-13, 2021)

Come From Away chronicles the real-life experiences of the people of Gander, Newfoundland, and the almost 7000 airline passengers who were forced to land there when US air space was closed on September 11, 2001.

Roger Ebert

The Guardian

CNN

Saturday, October 16, 7:30 (Oak Room): "On The Rocks" (R, 2020)

The story of a young mother who reconnects with her larger-than-life playboy father on an adventure through New York. In this comedy about aging, marriage, and the tenuous bond between parents and grown children, New York author and married mother-of-two Laura has become suspicious that her career-driven husband may be having an affair with a coworker, a speculation encouraged by her caddish, bon vivant father.

Roger Ebert

Variety

Hollywood Reporter

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Saturday, October 23, 7:30 (Oak Room): "Hala" (R, 2019)

Seventeen-year-old Pakistani American teenager Hala (Geraldine Viswanathan) struggles to balance desire with her family, cultural, and religious obligations. As she comes into her own, she grapples with a secret that threatens to unravel her family.

Roger Ebert

NPR

Hollywood Reporter

Saturday, October 30, 7;30 (OAK ROOM): "Worth" (PG-13, 2021)

Following the horrific 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon, Congress appoints attorney and renowned mediator Kenneth Feinberg (Michael Keaton) to lead the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund. Assigned with allocating financial resources to the victims of the tragedy, Feinberg and his firm's head of operations, Camille Biros (Amy Ryan), face the impossible task of determining the worth of a life to help the families who had suffered incalculable losses. When Feinberg locks horns with Charles Wolf (Stanley Tucci), a community organizer mourning the death of his wife, his initial cynicism turns to compassion as he begins to learn the true human costs of the tragedy.

Roger Ebert

Variety



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