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
Wednesday, December 13, 6:00 pm
Henry Brougham is an Episcopal bishop, and has been trying to secure funds for an elaborate new cathedral from a wealthy, stubborn widow. As he begins to lose sight of his family and the reasons why he first became a churchman, an angel is sent to help keep him on the right track.
Starring Cary Grant, Loretta Young, and David Niven.
This movie is approximately 2 hours long. Refreshments including fresh popcorn will be provided.
Based on the novel The Bishop’s Wife by Robert Nathan.
Thursday, January 25, 6:00 pm
Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, far from his home and family. He learns to survive in the city of Kolkata before being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later he sets out to find his lost, first family.
Starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, and Rooney Mara.
This movie is rated pg-13 and is approximately 2 hours long. Refreshments including fresh popcorn will be provided.
Lion is based on the book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley.
Tuesday, February 13, 6:00 pm
Troy Maxsen is a sanitation worker in 1950s Pittsburgh. He once dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player, but was too old by the time the majors began admitting black players. When Troy’s son is offered the chance to meet a college football recruiter, Troy’s bitterness grows.
Starring Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, and Stephen Henderson.
This movie is rated pg-13 and is approximately 2.25 hours long. Refreshments including fresh popcorn will be provided.
Fences is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by August Wilson.