Saturday, February 28, 2015

March Contemporary Film Series – Sundays at 2PM: Woody Allen Festival

February 26, 2015 by  
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03/01 – ANNIE HALL (1977) PG
93 minutes – Winner of four Oscars — including Best Picture and Best Actress — director Woody Allen's iconic romantic comedy charts the relationship between neurotic writer Alvy Singer and quirky aspiring singer Annie Hall. (United Artist)

03/08 – Midnight in Paris (2011) PG-13
94 minutes – In this charming romantic comedy, legendary director Woody Allen focuses his lens on an engaged young couple whose experiences traveling together in Paris make them begin to question the kind of life they want to live. (Sony Pictures Classics)

03/15 – Magic in the Moonlight (2014) PG – 13
98 minutes – Exposing a phony soothsayer proves harder than expected when the debunker (an Englishman) becomes smitten with the purported fraud (a French beauty). This deft romantic comedy unwinds amid the gilt and glamour of the French Riviera in the 1920s. (Sony Pictures Classics)

03/22 – Blue Jasmine (2013) PG-13
98 minutes – The high life leads to high anxiety for a fashionable New York City homemaker in crisis who finds herself forced to live a more modest lifestyle in San Francisco. Woody Allen directs an ensemble cast that includes Cate Blanchett and Alec Baldwin. (Sony Pictures Classics)

03/29 – Radio days (1987) PG
88 minutes – Director Woody Allen's Oscar-nominated comedy set in 1940s Brooklyn draws heavily on his youth — a time when radio was king. Through vignettes woven together by music from the era, the film focuses on young Joe (Seth Green) and his houseful of relatives. His father (Michael Tucker) craves news from Europe, his aunt (Dianne Wiest) is obsessed with marriage, and his mother (Julie Kavner) is appalled that Joe has bought a secret decoder ring. (Orion Pictures)

March Family Friendly Films – Saturdays at 2PM

February 26, 2015 by  
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03/07 – The Boxtrolls (2014) PG
96 minutes – In this animated fable, young orphan Eggs lives in an underground cave with his adoptive family: a band of impish creatures called Boxtrolls. When a malicious exterminator sets out to destroy them, they look to Eggs and a plucky rich girl for help. (Focus Features)

03/14 – Scooby-Doo: Frankencreepy (2014) NR
74 minutes – Scooby-Doo and those meddling kids are back in this all-new original movie! Velma discovers she's inherited her great-great-uncle Dr. Von Dinkenstein's cursed castle in the terrifying town of Transylvania, Pennsylvania. (Warner Bros Animation)

03/21 – The Book of Life (2014) PG
95 minutes – Zoe Saldana, Danny Trejo and Cheech Marin lend their voices to this splashy animated fable that weaves a Romeo-and-Juliet story against the backdrop of the Mexican customs surrounding the Day of the Dead. (Twenty Century Fox Film Corporation)

03/28 – The Maze Runner (2014) PG-13
113 minutes – In a postapocalyptic future, an amnesiac named Thomas wakes up to find himself trapped with a group of other teenage boys in a mysterious community called the Glade, where they must uncover the deadly secrets of a giant maze in order to survive. (Twenty Century Fox Film Corporation)

Thursday Night Films in March

February 26, 2015 by  
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3/5 National Velvet (1944) NR
123 minutes – A jaded former jockey (Mickey Rooney) helps a young girl (Elizabeth Taylor) prepare a wild but gifted horse for England's Grand National Sweepstakes.

3/12 Born Free (1966) PG
95 minutes – A couple living in Kenya raise a lion cub as a pet. When the lion approaches maturity they determine that it must be reeducated and set free to live a natural life in the wild. (Academy Award – Best Song and Best Score)

3/19 Marley & Me (2008) PG
115 minutes – A family learns important life lessons from their adorable, but naughty and neurotic dog. This film stars Owen Wilson and Jennifer Aniston.

3/26 War Horse (2011) PG-13
146 minutes – A tale of incredible loyalty, hope and tenacity in which a young man and his beloved horse both serve in the British Army during World War I. This film is directed by Steven Spielberg. (Academy Award Nomination – Best Picture)

*Films start at 7pm.

Happy Presidents Day

February 16, 2015 by  
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Today we take the time to honor our courageous leaders and how their visions have shaped our great country.

Happy Valentine’s Day!

February 14, 2015 by  
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Wishing you a sweet day with your loved ones!

Metro Purple Line Extension Construction Notice

February 12, 2015 by  
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Debi Doodles Valentine’s Day After School Workshop

February 11, 2015 by  
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We all enjoyed creating our Valentine's Day cards today — lady bugs, hedge hogs, dogs, cats, owls and even ice cream cones, all covered with hearts of love!

Happy Valentine's Day from the Debi Doodlers!

2015 PLB OSCAR TELECAST LIVE!

February 10, 2015 by  
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Super Bowl Sunday

February 2, 2015 by  
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It was a packed house at the theater for Super Bowl Sunday!

Essence Package

January 29, 2015 by  
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