FIRST REFORMED R, CC, DV, 2018, 113 mins. A priest of a small congregation in upstate New York grapples with mounting despair brought on by tragedy, worldly concerns and a tormented past. New York Times Critic's Pick.
"'First Reformed,' a mesmerizingly austere drama of one man's apocalyptic crisis of faith, feels like the movie Paul Schrader was put on this planet to make. Ann Hornaday, Washington Post.
THE 5000 FINGERS OF DR. T G, 1950, 92 mins. Saturday, June 9 at 11am A young boy who detests taking piano lessons, Bart Collins (Tommy Rettig) has developed a deep suspicion of his strict instructor, Dr. Terwilliker (Hans Conried). Raised by his single mother, Heloise (Mary Healy), Bart looks up to the local plumber August Zabladowski (Peter Lind Hayes). When Bart ends up in a Seussian dreamworld, he must join with Zabladowski to rescue his mom from Dr. T's clutches and stop his plan to force 500 boys to play a massive piano in perpetuity.Part of our Family Series.
Next Week: STORYTIME ON SCREEN Monday, June 11 at 10:30am - Free! Storytime On Screen is a completely FREE event held from 10:30 – 11:30 AM the 2nd and 4th Mondays of every month in partnership with the Prince George's County Memorial Library Service. Each Storytime on Screen includes a story, a short movie, and a craft. Free of charge through generous support of the Friends of New Carrollton Library and Friends of Greenbelt Library. Photo Credit Route one Fun!
Coming Soon: VINCENT VAN GOGH: A NEW WAY OF SEEING Sunday, June 17 & Monday, June 18 (times TBD) The life of Vincent Van Gogh, as presented through the collection of the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. The museum gives an intimate look at Vincent's life through his brother, Theo Van Gogh's letter collection, as well as the over 200 paintings he inherited after his brother's death. Part of our Stage on Screen Series.
Coming Soon: THE THING (1982) Thursday, June 21 at 8pm A crew in Antarctica finds a neighboring camp destroyed and its crew dead. Whatever killed them is nowhere to be found, unless it's hidden in plain sight.Part of our Stranger Origins Series.
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