Thursday Movie Matinees: Movies with an Irish Twist! – Jackson
Thursdays at 3:00 pm
Movies will be shown on the widescreen TV with popcorn! (Synopses courtesy of imdb.com)
Mar. 6: The Quiet Man (G) starring John Wayne, Maureen O’Hara, and Betty Fitzgerald
A retired American boxer returns to the village where he was born in Ireland, where he finds love.
Mar. 13: My Left Foot (R) starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Brenda Fricker, and Alison Whelan
The story of Christy Brown, who was born with cerebral palsy. He learned to paint and write with his only controllable limb – his left foot.
Mar. 20: Walking Ned Devine (PG) starring Ian Bannen, David Kelly, and Fionnula Flanagan
When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money.
Mar. 27: The Field (PG-13) starring Richard Harris, John Hurt, and Tom Berenger
“Bull” McCabe’s family has farmed a field for generations, sacrificing endlessly for the sake of the land. And when the widow who owns the field decides to sell the field in a public auction, McCabe knows that he must own it.
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