A film series for adults showing movies adapted from books. Films are shown at irregular intervals, so check this page often to find out when the next one is.
Upcoming LitFlicks movie nights
Me Before You
Thursday, February 9, 6:00 pm
Louisa “Lou” Clark moves from one job to help her family make ends meet. She becomes the caregiver of Will Traynor, a wealthy banker who became paralyzed a few years earlier. Will is cynical, but his outlook on life begins to change the longer he’s around Lou.
Starring Emilia Clarke and Sam Claflin.
This movie is 1 hour & 50 minutes long. Refreshments including fresh popcorn will be provided.
Based on the book of the same title by Jojo Moyes.
After the movie find out what happens next in Jojo Moyes' sequel After You.
Wednesday, March 8, 6:00 pm
The year is 1787, and midshipman Roger Byam joins Captain Bligh and Fletcher Christian on the HMS Bounty bound for Tahiti. Bligh is a tyrant so, on the trip home, Christian leads the crew to mutiny. Once home, Byam is forced to defend himself against charges of mutiny.
Starring Charles Laughton and Clark Gable.
This movie is 2 hours & 12 minutes long. Refreshments including fresh popcorn will be provided.
Based on the novel of the same title by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall.
Tuesday, March 21, 6:00 pm
Although George Orwell’s novel was first published in 1949, and even though the year 1984 has come and gone, Orwell’s prophetic, dystopian vision of the future seems timelier than ever.
This film adaptation stars John Hurt and Richard Burton, and is a faithful adaptation of the original novel. Remember: Big Brother is watching!
The movie is approximately 1 hour & 45 minutes long. Refreshments including fresh popcorn will be provided.
Tuesday, April 11, 6:00 pm
Political interference in the Avengers’ activities causes a dangerous rift between former allies Captain America and Iron Man.
Starring Chris Evans, Robert Downey, Jr., and Scarlett Johansson.
This movie is 2 & ½ hours long. Refreshments including fresh popcorn will be provided.
Based on the Marvel comics Civil War #1-7 by Mark Millar and Steve McNiven.
Thursday, May 11th at 6:00 pm
Hercule Poirot is on the Orient Express, but the train becomes caught in a snowstorm. When one of the passengers is discovered murdered, his investigation begins.
Starring Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Ingrid Bergman, Sean Connery, and many others.
This movie is 2 hours & 8 minutes long. Refreshments icluding fresh popcorn will be provided.
Based on the novel of the same title by Agatha Christie.