Films

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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'Frost / Nixon'

Free movie showing: Frost / Nixon U.S./U.K., 2008, rated R, 122 minutes A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon. Nixon chose Frost to interview him thinking he could outfox him. Directed by Ron Howard. Starring Frank Langella and Michael Sheen.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete'

Free movie showing: The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete U.S., 2013, rated R, 108 minutes A coming-of-age story about two poor boys who are left to fend for themselves over the summer after their mothers are taken away by the authorities.    The movie will show at 2 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'Dear White People'

Free movie showing: Dear White People U.S., 2014, Rated R, 108 minutes Winner of the Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  A social satire that follows four black students at an Ivy League college where controversy breaks out over an offensive black-face party thrown by some white students. The movie will show at 2 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'Some Like It Hot'

Free movie showing: Some Like It Hot  U.S., 1959, 120 minutes. When two musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all-female band dressed as women, but further complications set in. Starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon. Winner of three Golden Globes in 1960. The movie will show at 2 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'The Theory of Everything'

Free movie showing: The Theory of Everything U.K., 2014, PG-13, 123 minutes Eddie Redmayne stars as Stephen Hawking in this bio-pic adapted from Jane Hawking’s book Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen. With Felicity Jones as Jane Hawking. Redmayne won the Best Actor award for this film at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'Newsies'

Free movie showing: Newsies U.S., 1992, rated PG, 121 minutes A musical based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899. When young newspaper sellers are exploited beyond reason by their bosses, they set out to enact change and are met by the ruthlessness of big business. The Broadway musical version of Newsies comes to D.C. in June.   The movie will show at 2 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'The Skeleton Twins'

Free film showing: The Skeleton Twins U.S., 2014, rated R, 93 minutes           Having both coincidentally cheated death on the same day, estranged twins reunite with the possibility of mending their relationship. Starring Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Ty Burrell and Luke Wilson. One of the National Board of Review’s Top 10 independent Films of 2014. The movie shows at 2 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'The Pink Panther'

Free film showing: The Pink Panther  U.S. 1963, 115 minutes.
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Marvelous Movie Monday: 'The Hundred Foot Journey'

Free film showing: The Hundred Foot Journey   India-France-US, 2014, PG, 122 mins. A talented Indian chef opens a restaurant in France only to meet with unpleasant competition with a restaurant across the street. Starring Helen Mirren and Om Puri. The movie shows at 2 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m.
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Welldery Week!

Wellderly Week is a special celebration of all mature adults who are fabulous at 50+, young at heart and committed to joyful, active, age-defying lifestyles! The following fitness and entertainment programs take place during Wellderly Week: Mature and Motivated presents....Petworth Pacers 2.0

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