Midday Movies at Putterham
Putterham Branch Library
959 West Roxbury Parkway, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Wednesdays, 2:30 PM
Dec 11, 2013
I.S.318 is an inner-city school where more than 65 percent of students are from homes with incomes below the federal poverty level, that also happens to have the best, most winning junior high school chess team in the country. If Albert Einstein, who was rated 1800, were to join the team, he'd only rank fifth best. 2012, PG, 1 hr. 42 min.
Dec 18, 2013
Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries. With George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Beau Bridges, Robert Forster, Judy Greer, Matthew Lillard, Nick Krause, Amara Miller, Mary Birdsong, Rob Huebel, Patricia Hastie. Directed by Alexander Payne ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash (2011 Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay). 2011, R, 1 hr. 55 min.