Interested in seeing some new Oscar-nominated movies this year? Well, we here at the Avalon Free Public Library proud to announce the Oscar Series! We will be showing Oscar-nominated movies over the next few months on Tuesdays at 6pm! Check out below for more information on the movies we will be showing!
Dallas Buyers Club
Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jared Leto
In 1985 Dallas, electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof works around the system to help AIDS patients get the medication they need after he is himself diagnosed with the disease.
Stars: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris
A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space.
Stars: Bruce Dern, Will Forte & Jane Squibb
An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize.
12 Years A Slave
Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael K. Williams, Michael Fassbender
In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.
Stars: Amy Adams, Christian Bale & Bradley Cooper
A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive British partner, Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.
Stars: Judi Dench & Steve Coogan
A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman’s search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent.