Books on Film: 'Lost in Yonkers"

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Books on Film: 'Lost in Yonkers"

Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, 6 p.m.

Lost in Yonkers DVD CoverBased on a play by Neil Simon:

Set in New York in 1942.  When their mother dies and their father thinks he might be able to find work in the war industries of the South, two teenage boys must leave the Bronx to go live with their grandmother in Yonkers.  There, they share the home with their mercurial, but delightful, Aunt Bella.

Starring Richard Dreyfuss and Mercedes Ruehl.

Directed by Martha Coolidge.

1993, 114 mins. Rated PG.

Showing in Room A-5, on the Lower Level.