Movies

2017 Outdoor Movie Schedule
 

Tuesday, July 18 – The Wizard of Oz

Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger 
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; Directed by Victor Fleming
Rated G; 102 min; 1939

When a tornado rips through Kansas, Dorothy (Judy Garland) and her dog, Toto, are whisked away in their house to the magical land of Oz. They follow the Yellow Brick Road toward the Emerald City to meet the Wizard, and en route they meet a Scarecrow (Ray Bolger) that needs a brain, a Tin Man (Jack Haley) missing a heart, and a Cowardly Lion (Bert Lahr) who wants courage. The wizard asks the group to bring him the broom of the Wicked Witch of the West (Margaret Hamilton) to earn his help.

Wednesday, July 19 – Field of Dreams

Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, Ray Liotta, Amy Madigan
Gordon Company; Directed by Phil Alden Robinson
Rated PG; 107 min; 1989

When Iowa farmer Ray (Kevin Costner) hears a mysterious voice one night in his cornfield saying "If you build it, he will come," he feels the need to act. Despite taunts of lunacy, Ray builds a baseball diamond on his land, supported by his wife, Annie (Amy Madigan). Afterward, the ghosts of great players start emerging from the crops to play ball, led by "Shoeless" Joe Jackson. But, as Ray learns, this field of dreams is about much more than bringing former baseball greats out to play

Thursday, July 20 – Dead Poets Society

Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke
Touchstone Pictures; Directed by Peter Weir
Rated PG; 128 min; 1989

A new English teacher, John Keating (Robin Williams), is introduced to an all-boys preparatory school that is known for its ancient traditions and high standards. He uses unorthodox methods to reach out to his students, who face enormous pressures from their parents and the school. With Keating's help, students Neil Perry (Robert Sean Leonard), Todd Anderson (Ethan Hawke) and others learn to break out of their shells, pursue their dreams and seize the day.

Friday, July 21 – Hidden Figures
Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe
Levantine Films, Chernin Entertainment, Fox 2000 Pictures; Directed by Theodore Melfi
Rated PG; 127 min; 2016

Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) -- serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world.

Saturday, July 22 – La La Land

Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Rosemarie DeWitt
Black Label Media, Gilbert Films, Impostor Pictures; Directed by Damien Chazelle
Rated PG-13; 128 min; 2016

Written and directed by Academy Award(R) nominee Damien Chazelle, La La Land tells the story of Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a dedicated jazz musician, who are struggling to make ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern day Los Angeles, this original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams.