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Winter Movies

All movies are free and open to the public.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
 
Saturday, December 6 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG13, run time 2 hr. 10 min

A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species.

Guardians of the Galaxy
 
Wednesday,  December 10 @ 6:30pm & Saturday, December 13 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG13, run time 2 hr. 2 min

Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand with the galaxy's fate in the balance.

Muppet Christmas Carol
 
Saturday, December 20 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated G, run time 1 hr. 25 min

The muppets take on the Dicken's classic about the miserly Scrooge learning the true meaning of Christmas after being visited by the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future.

Dolphin Tale 2
 
Saturday, December 27 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG, run time 1 hr. 47 min

It has been several years since young Sawyer Nelson and the dedicated team at the Clearwater Marine Hospital, headed by Dr. Clay Haskett, rescued Winter. With the help of Dr. Cameron McCarthy, who developed a unique prosthetic tail for the injured dolphin, they were able to save her life. Yet their fight is not over. Winter's surrogate mother, the very elderly dolphin Panama, has passed away, leaving Winter without the only poolmate she has ever known. However, the loss of Panama may have even greater repercussions for Winter, who, according to USDA regulations, cannot be housed alone, as dolphins' social behavior requires them to be paired with other dolphins. Time is running out to find a companion for her before the team at Clearwater loses their beloved Winter to another aquarium.

Maze Runner
 
Saturday, January 3 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG13, run time 1 hr. 53 min

Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow "runners" for a shot at escape.

Magic in the Moonlight
 
Saturday, January 10 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG13, run time 1 hr. 37 min

A romantic comedy, by Wood Allen, about an Englishman brought in to help unmask a possible swindle. Personal and professional complications ensue.

Get On Up
 
Saturday, January 14 @ 6:30pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG13, run time 2 hr. 19 min

This is a biopic about James Brown, the Godfather of Soul. It stars the terrific actor, Chadwick Boseman. who wowed audiences as Jackie Robinson in the film "42" back in 2013. It is directed by Tate Taylor who also directed "The Help." 

Dinosaur 13
 
Saturday, January 17 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG, run time 1 hr. 35 min

A documentary about the discovery of the largest Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil ever found.

Boxtrolls
 
Saturday, January 24 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG, run time 1 hr. 36 min

A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator. Based on the children's novel 'Here Be Monsters' by Alan Snow.

The Book of Life
 
Saturday, January 31 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG, run time 1 hr. 35 min

Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart, embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastic worlds where he must face his greatest fears.

Dracula Untold
 
Saturday, February 7 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG13, run time 1 hr. 32 min

As his kingdom is being threatened by the Turks, young prince Vlad Tepes must become a monster feared by his own people in order to obtain the power needed to protect his own family, and the families of his kingdom.

Dear White People
Wednesday, February 11 @ 6:30pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated R, run time 1 hr. 48 min

The lives of four black students at an Ivy League college.

 Beauty and the Beast
 
Saturday, February 14 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated G, run time 1 hr. 24 min

Belle, whose father is imprisoned by the Beast, offers herself instead and discovers her captor to be an enchanted prince.

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
 
Saturday, February 21 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG, run time 1 hr. 21 min.

Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by more calamities. Though he finds little sympathy from his family and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him, his mom, dad, brother, and sister all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day.

Big Hero 6
 
Saturday, February 28 @ 2:00pm
 Lecture Hall
 Rated PG, run time 1 hr. 22 min

The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.