Oscar Film Series: “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood”
Directed by Marielle Heller and starring Tom Hanks and Matthew Rhys. A story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, based on the true story of a friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. After a jaded magazine writer is assigned a profile of Fred Rogers, he overcomes his skepticism, learning about kindness, love, and forgiveness from America’s most beloved neighbor.
1 OSCAR NOMINATION: Best Actor–Tom Hanks
Rated PG, 109 minutes. Free showing, popcorn & soda.