Sunday Afternoon MovieEvery Sunday at 1:30pm-4:30pm
Next Meeting: Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 1:30pm
These movies were requested by our Sunday movie group. Please note that movies are subject to change!
July 16: The Bishop’s Wife
An angel in human form enters the life of a bishop in order to help him build a new cathedral and repair his fractured marriage.
July 23: The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry
An wise old Christian man imparts Biblical truths to three boys during the summer of 1970.
July 30: Trouble Along the Way
Struggling to retain custody of his daughter following his divorce, a football coach finds himself embroiled in a recruiting scandal at the tiny Catholic college he is trying to bring back to football respectability.
August 6 The Martian 2015 Abandoned on the surface of Mars after his crew concludes that he perished in a dust storm, astronaut Mark Watney must find a way to survive the planet’s harsh environment—despite having only 28 days of supplies left.
August 13 Grace Unplugged 2013 Every Sunday, 18-year-old Grace performs at church with her ex-rock star father, but she longs to share her talent with the rest of the world. Heading for the bright lights of Los Angeles, she soon must choose between stardom and faith.
August 20 His Girl Friday 1940 Hildy Johnson (Rosalind Russell) is about to get hitched to dull insurance agent Bruce Baldwin (Ralph Bellamy)—that’s if her ex-husband, ruthless newspaper publisher Walter Burns (Cary Grant), doesn’t succeed in winning her back.
August 27 The Way We Were 1973 Sociopolitical opposites attract in director Sydney Pollack’s wistful, Oscar-winning tearjerker about an outspoken political crusader named Katie Morosky (Barbra Streisand) who finds herself drawn to glib golden boy Hubbell Gardner (Robert Redford). Despite their differences, the improbable couple eventually ties the knot, but a move to Tinseltown and the firestorm surrounding the 1950s blacklist unravel the marriage.Cast: Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford, Bradford Dillman,
September 3 Rules Don’t Apply 2016 When Southern beauty Marla Mabrey arrives in Hollywood to work for Howard Hughes, his driver, Frank Forbes, meets her at the airport. Sparks fly immediately between the two, but dating among the billionaire’s employees is strictly prohibited. Cast: Warren Beatty, Lily Collins, Alden Ehrenreich
September 10 The Jane Austin Book Club 2007 Six book club members find their lives resemble a modern-day version of Jane Austen’s novels in this drama. For starters, Sylvia’s (Amy Brenneman) husband of 20-plus years has walked out, Bernadette (Kathy Baker) seeks Mr. Right, and married Prudie (Emily Blunt) dreams of other men. Then there’s lonely dog-breeder Jocelyn (Maria Bello); Allegra (Maggie Grace), who has issues with her girlfriend; and Grigg (Hugh Dancy), the sole male in the club.