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The BFG

Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Rebecca Hall, Bill Hader, Penelope Wilton
PG; 2016; 117 minutes

Steven Spielberg directed this adaptation of Roald Dahl's beloved novel, which centers on the unlikely friendship between a lonely orphan named Sophie and the titular "big friendly giant". Together, the pair explore Giant Country and collect dreams; later, they try to warn the Queen of England about the threat posed by the other giants, who, unlike the vegetarian BFG, eat children for sustenance.

Glenvar Library

Tuesday, December 6
6:30 PM

South County Library

Thursday, December 22
6:30 PM


Finding Dory

Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Diane Keaton, Ty Burrell, Ed O'Neill
PG; 2016; 103 minutes

In this sequel to Finding Nemo, lovable Dory decides to go off in search of her long-lost parents. With the help of clown fish Nemo and his dad Marlin, Dory heads for California and the Monterey Marine Life Institute, evading predators along the way as she hopes to find a place she can call home.

South County Library
Thursday, December 8
6:30 PM


Pete's Dragon

Robert Redford, Bryce Dallas Howard, Wes Bentley, Oakes Fegley, Oona Laurence
PG; 2016; 102 minutes

After his parents are killed in a car accident, a young boy named Pete finds an unlikely caregiver in the form of a dragon whom he names Elliot living in a forest in the Pacific Northwest. Years later, a forest ranger discovers Pete and takes him in, but his attempts to adjust to a normal life are complicated by a man who wants to hunt down Elliot.

Hollins Library
Thursday, December 8
6:30 PM

Movies for Grownups

Florence Foster Jenkins

Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg

PG-13; 2016; 110 minutes

Heiress Florence Foster Jenkins longs to become an opera star in 1940s New York, despite possessing a horrible singing voice. With the help and encouragement of her husband and a talented musician, she finds a very strange kind of success as a performer and recording artist. Stephen Frears directed this biopic, which is based on the real-life socialite and opera singer of the same name.

South County Library
Tuesday, December 20
6:00 PM

Movie & Popcorn

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Samuel L. Jackson, Judi Dench, Rupert Everett
PG-13; 2016; 127 minutes

When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers.

Hollins Library
Tuesday, December 20
6:30 PM