The Fishers Island Community Center is pleased to again be able to offer Classic Movie Night! From now on, people who have been vaccinated no longer have to wear a mask. Only those who have not been vaccinated should wear a mask.
- The movies will be shown in the Great Room on the 2nd floor of the FICC, with the elevator in full working order.
- Doors open at 6:30pm, film at 7:00pm.
- The availability of popcorn, soda, and water for donation only is back. A small selection of drinks and snacks, are available in the vending machine in the 1st floor Café lounge, and you may BYO beverage.
- Each movie will have a short introduction by former faculty David Hoch who taught a class in this subject.
See you at the movies!
Thursday, June 3 – The Americanization of Emily (1964) Comedy/Satire | 117 min.
James Garner, Julie Andrews, Melvyn Douglas, James Coburn. Script by Paddy Chayefsky.
In the days before D-Day, an admiral’s adjutant is assigned to lead a film crew to photograph the 1st sailor on Omaha Beach. Garner and Andrews have both cited this film as the favorite of their careers.
Thursday, June 10 – Bad Day at Black Rock (1955) Mystery | 81 min.
Spencer Tracey, Robert Ryan, Anne Francis, Walter Brennan, Lee Marvin. Directed by John Sturges.
After WWII, a one-armed former soldier travels to the desert town of Black Rock and runs into a dangerous mystery. Dynamite cast also includes Ernest Borgnine, Dean Jagger in classic suspenser.
Thursday, June 17 – The Big Heat (1953) Film Noir | 90 min .
Glenn Ford, Gloria Graham, Jocelyn Brando, Lee Marvin. Directed by Fritz Lang.
Ford plays a detective investigating a suspicious suicide involving police corruption.
Thursday, June 24 – Rio Conchos (1964) Western | 107 min.
Richard Boone, Stuart Whitman, Anthony Franciosa, Jim Brown, Edmond O’Brien, Wende Wagner.
Sprawling big-budget western involving stolen rifles and renegade Confederates joining with Apaches.