Classic movies at the Community Center!
Join us for Classic Movie Night at the Community Center’s Great Room on Thursdays. The 2nd floor of the FICC, is accessible with the elevator in full working order.
Please wear a mask until comfortably seated or if not yet vaccinated.
- Doors open at 6:30pm, film at 7:00pm.
- Each movie will have a short introduction by former faculty David Hoch, a retired English professor who has taught several different film courses.
See you at the movies!
November 2021 Classic Movie Schedule:
Thursday, November 4 – The Long, Long Trailer (1954)
Comedy | 1 hr. 36 min.
Directed by Vincente Minnelli
Starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Marjorie Main, Keenan Wynn
After their marriage, Nick (Desi Arnaz) wants to buy a house, but Tacy (Lucille Ball) insists on getting a 36-ft. house trailer to tour the U.S. for their honeymoon.
Thursday, November 11 – Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)
Film Noir | 1 hr. 35 min.
Directed by Robert Wise
Starring Harry Belafonte, Robert Ryan, Shelley Winters, Gloria Grahame, Ed Begley
A disgraced cop, a Black musician w/gambling debts, and a White racist team up to rob a bank. What could go wrong? Unusual early social commentary combined with a suspenseful heist caper.
Thursday, November 18 – West Side Story (1961)
Musical | 2 hr. 31 min. w/overture and intermission
Music by Leonard Bernstein; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Winner of 10 Oscars, including picture and director (Robert Wise).
Starring Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, George Chakiris (Oscar), Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno (Oscar)
Landmark musical about juvenile gangs in NYC.