Free popcorn, trivia and prizes!
Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles (2011) on Sunday, October 22, 1:30 p.m. at the Central Library Conference Center.
Hundreds of cryptic tiled messages about resurrecting the dead have been appearing in city streets across the U.S. and South America. In this documentary, a group of Philadelphia residents work to solve the urban mystery. What they discover is more surreal than at first imagined and hits disturbingly close to home.
The Shining (1980) on
Sunday, October 29, 1:30 p.m. at Central Library Conference Center.
In this classic Kubrick horror film, Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) takes a job as winter caretaker at an isolated hotel in Colorado with his son Danny (Danny Lloyd) and his wife Wendy (Shelley Duvall). Danny, who is plagued by psychic premonitions, starts to see horrific forebodings as an evil presence in the hotel drives Jack mad. [Organizer's description]