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Oscar® Calendar

JANUARY Mon., Jan. 4Early registration opens for Niles District cardholders who bring their completed 10-punch film card.  &WATCH TO WIN contest begins Mon., Jan.11Registration opens for all Niles District cardholders Mon., Jan. 25Registration opens for all NON-Niles District cardholders Tues., Jan. 26, 2pmRebecca, Not Rated, 130 min FEBRUARY Mon., Feb. 8PICK THE WINNERS contest begins […]

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Winter Film Program Recap

December *Sat., Dec. 5, 2pm—Angels and Demons, PG-13, 138 min*Thurs., Dec. 17, 2pm—Four Christmases, PG-13, 88 min*Sat., Dec.19, 2pm—Josh Groban in Concert, NR, 60 min January *Sat., Jan. 2, 2pm—My Sister’s Keeper, PG-13, 109 min*Mon., Jan. 4—WATCH TO WIN OSCAR CONTEST begins — see the AV Desk for details.*Sat., Jan.16, 2pm—Gypsy Caravan: When the Road […]

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Unforgiven

Clint Eastwood directs and stars as a former violent cowboy who turns over a new leaf. Now a father and a widower, he finds out whether he still has that violent streak. Eastwood and a friend (Morgan Freeman) decide to collect a bounty in a corrupt town, run by a detestable sheriff (Gene Hackman). Called […]

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La Vie En Rose

When I saw Monster or The Queen, I felt like I had seen movies where the actors (in these cases, Charlize Theron and Helen Mirren respectively) embodied the persona of a real-life person. In La Vie en Rose Marion Cotillard takes it one step forward…she embodies the persona and the SOUL of the Edith Piaf. […]

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Witness

By far, Harrison Ford’s finest performance…here as a Philadelphia cop who loses his partner in a shooting where the only witness is a little Amish boy. With his mother at a train station, the boy is in the bathroom at the same time the cop is shot…peering through the stall door, getting a good look […]

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Tootsie

The only way Dustin Hoffman can get work as an actor is to become a woman, which he does to get a role on a soap opera. At first, it is only temporary, but after his character improves the show greatly, they sign him on for a longer stint. When he falls for co-star Jessica […]

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