Senior Cinema

Coolidge Corner Branch Library
31 Pleasant Street, Brookline MA 02446
Telephone 617-730-2380

Thursdays
Refreshments 1:00 p.m.
Film 1:30 p.m.

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Selma

Jun 4, 2015

2014. 128 min. PG-13 A chronicle of Martin Luther King's campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. This is a movement that prompted change and altered history. A gripping performance by Oyelowo. Won Oscar: Best Original Song – “Glory” Stars: David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth

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Now Voyager

Jun 11, 2015

1942. 117 min In this romantic drama a Boston spinster blossoms under therapy and finds impossible romance. In 2007 it was added to the National Film Registry . A classic. Stars: Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains

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Still Alice

Jun 18, 2015

2014. 101 min. PG-13 A linguistics professor and her family find their bonds tested when she is diagnosed with early- onset Alzheimer's Disease. A heartfelt drama that honors its themes with bravery and sensitivity. Won Oscar – Best Actress Julianne Moore Stars: Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart

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The Rewrite

Jun 25, 2015

2014. 107 min. An Oscar-winning writer in a slump leaves Hollywood to teach screenwriting at a college on the East Coast, where he falls for a single mom taking classes there. This is a comedy that features an all star cast, and Hugh Grant’s charms. Stars: Hugh Grant, Marisa Tomei, J.K. Simmons, Allison Janney