Movies

Enjoy recently released movies with occasional film classics, shown in a “theater” setting.
Every Thursday in the Game Room in Building B of the Benson Multipurpose Complex.

Movies shown in the morning and afternoon.
They start promptly at 10:00am and 1:15pm unless advance notice is given of a time change.
There will be no admittance after the doors are closed and the movie starts.

Flyers for the monthly movie program and movie reviews are available at the doors to the Game Room and in the lobby.
Or download the current flyer here:

September 2018 Benson Center Movie Flyer
September 2018
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October 2018

 

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 10:00am and 1:15pm
Bullitt

Lt. Frank Bullitt must baby-sit a Chicago gangster before he testifies against his brother. But when gunmen snuff the witness, Bullitt won’t be stopped in his quest for vengeance.
Stars: Steve McQueen, Robert Vaughn.

1968 PG 1hr 54mins

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 10:00am and 1:15pm
Antwone Fisher

A young sailor, Antwone Fisher (Derek Luke) is ordered to see a Navy psychiatrist (Denzel Washington) who aims to help him get a handle on debilitating anger that causes many shipboard scraps and that also led Fisher to a life of crime before he joined the Navy. Via therapy, Antwone seeks out the family who abandoned him as a child and experiences a catharsis that leads him to a career as a Hollywood career screenwriter.
This film is based on a true story.

2002 PG-13 2hr

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 10:00am and 1:15pm
Please Stand By

Intent on submitting her 500-page script to a writing competition, autistic young Wendy sneaks away from her care home, and heads to Hollywood. In hot pursuit is her caregiver, Scottie - who inspired Wendy in the first place.
Starring Dakota Fanning, Toni Collette, Alice Eve.

2018 PG-13 1hr 34min

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 10:00am and 1:15pm
My all American

This touching biopic chronicles the true story of Texas Longhorns safety Freddie Steinmark, who - days after his team became national champions in 1969 - was diagnosed with a malignancy that cost him his leg.
Stars Finn Wittrock, Aaron Eckhart, Robin Tunney.

2017 PG 1hr 45min

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 10:00am and 1:15pm
The Greatest Showman

Behind “The Greatest Show on Earth” was one of history’s greatest showmen, P.T. Barnum. This musical biopic centers on Barnum’s creation of the three-ring circus and his infatuation with Swedish songbird Jenny Lind.
Stars Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams.

1968 PG 1hr 54min

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