MHL's Monday Movie
Free film screenings in the Memorial Hall.
Light movie refreshments will be served. Films in
this series may not be appropriate for
all audiences. Enter to win the DVD
after watching it!
The Book Thief
September 29, 2014 at 6:30 pm
While subjected to the horrors of World War II Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. In the basement of her home, a Jewish refugee is being sheltered by her adoptive parents.
Stars Sophie Ne̒lisse, Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson.
- About Time
October 27, 2014 at 6:30 pm
A young man with the ability to time travel discovers that finding true love isn't as easy as he thought it would be. In the harsh morning light following a depressing New Year's Eve party, however, he discovers a family secret that will change his life forever.
Stars Rachel McAdams, Domhnall Gleeson, Bill Nighy, Margot Robbie.
- Heaven Is for Real
November 17, 2014 at 7:00 pm
A young boy suffers a near-death experience in which he claims to have visited heaven.
Stars Greg Kinnear,
Thomas Haden Church,
- The Grand Budapest Hotel
December 15, 2014 at 7:00 pm
The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous Hungarian hotel between the first and second World Wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend.
F. Murray Abraham,
- The Fault in Our Stars
January 26, 2015 at 6:30 pm
Hazel and Gus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they met and fell in love at a cancer support group.
Directed by Josh Boone
Fox 2000 Pictures
Rated PG-13; 126 minutes; 2014
February 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm
The mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle in 18th century England.
Directed by Amma Asante
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Rated PG; 104 minutes; 2013
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