Dufferin Clark’s Wednesdays at the Movies programming continues! Every other Wednesday evening, starting at 6:30 pm, we will screen a movie and offer coffee, tea, juice and popcorn to snack on. This summer, the emphasis is on family films. We hope to see you there!
June 23 – The Pursuit of Happyness (PG – Parental Guidance)
Come celebrate Father’s Day! Will Smith stars in this moving tale inspired by the true story of Chris Gardner, a San Francisco salesman struggling to build a future for himself and his 5-year-old son Christopher (Jaden Smith) with almost no money. With self-confidence and the love and trust of his son, Chris Gardner rises above his obstacles to become a Wall Street legend.
July 7 – Toy Story (G – all ages)
With the release of Toy Story 3 on June 18, catch up on the film that started it all! As six-year-old Andy’s favorite toy, Woody, a take-charge, pull-string cowboy, was confident in his role as room leader. But after Andy’s birthday party, newcomer Buzz Lightyear – a flashy space ranger sporting laser action and pop-out wings – crash-lands into Woody’s world, igniting a rivalry between the two toys.
July 21 – The Princess and the Frog (G – all ages)
Walt Disney presents The Princess and the Frog, an animated musical comedy set in the great city of New Orleans during the Roaring Twenties. This modern twist on a classic tale features a beautiful girl named Tiana, a frog prince who desperately wants to be human again, and a fateful kiss that leads them both on a hilarious adventure through the mystical bayous of Louisiana.
August 4 – Astro Boy (G – all ages)
Set in futuristic Metro City, the animated movie Astro Boy is about a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist in the image of the son he has lost. Unable to fulfill the grieving man’s expectations, our hero embarks on a journey in search of acceptance, experiencing betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with his father.