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At the Movies

Enjoy movies every Thursday in the Game Room in Building B of the Benson Multipurpose Complex.

Movies are shown in the morning and afternoon. They start promptly at 10:00 am and 1:15 pm unless advance notice is given of a time change. There will be no admittance after the doors are closed and the movie starts.

Flyers for the monthly movie program and movie reviews are available at the doors to the Game Room and in the lobby.

December 14, 2017, HACKSAW RIDGE 

Based on a true story, this World War II drama focuses on Desmond D. Doss, a conscientious objector who becomes a hero while serving as an unarmed medic during the brutal and bloody fight for Okinawa.
Cast: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey.

2016, R, 2hr 11m



December 21, 2017, BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID 

Legendary outlaws Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid displays their gifts for perfect comedic timing as they pull off heist after heist. To evade a posse, the boys flee to Bolivia, but trouble finds the charming pair of desperadoes where they go.
Cast: Paul Newman, Robert Redford.

1969, PG, 1hr 50m



December 28, 2017, THE GOOD LIE 

In this fact-based drama, a young Sudanese War refugee wins a lottery that allows him to start life anew in the United States. But adapting to his new home presents challenges - both for the "lost boy" and for the American woman who's helping him. 

2014, PG, 1hr 50m



Click here to download our December 2017 Movie Flyer


Past Movies

Below is a collection of movies that we have shown in the recent past: 

December 7, 2017, DECODING ANNIE PARKER 

In this fear-based drama about the origins of disease, breast-cancer patient Annie Parker works with tireless researcher Mary-Claire King as she tries to identify cancer's genetic components - despite a last of funding and skeptical colleagues.
Cast: Aaron Paul, Alice, Maggie Grace.

2013, R, 1hr 40m




November 30, 2017, MAX 

In this affecting drama based on real events, military dog Max is adopted by the family of his trainer, who was killed in Afghanistan. Besides helping the family overcome with their grief, Max's arrival provides new clues about the soldier's death.
Cast: Lauren Graham, Joseph Julien Soria, Josh Wiggins.

2015, PG, 1hr 51m



November 16, 2017, TERMS OF ENDEARMENT 

James L. Brooks directs this Academy Award-winning drama that follows widowed Aurora (Shirley MacLaine) and her daughter, Emma (Debra Winger) through the years as they support each other through relationships with various men -- and deal with heartbreaking tragedy.
This warm, offbeat film won 5 Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Actress (MacClaine) Best Director and Best Supporting Actor (Jack Nicholson). 

1983, PG, 2hr 11m




November 9, 2017, FLY AWAY HOME 

When 13-year-old Amy adopts a flock of orphaned Canada geese, she sets out to teach them survival skills. Before long, Amy and her inventor dad take to the skies in a homemade aircraft to help the gaggle migrate 500 miles.
Cast: Jeff Daniels, Anna Paquin. 

1996, PG, 1hr 47m




November 2, 2017, THE GUYS 

In the days following the September 11 World Trade Center tragedy, a journalist agrees to help a New York Fire Department Captain write eulogies for eight of the firemen he lost in the twin towers.
Cast: Sigourney Weaver, Anthony LaPaglia. 

2002, PG, 1hr 25m




Disclaimer

Operating hours:
Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 5:00pm.

Adult Day Program Hours:
Business hours Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm.