Thursday, January 17th
Movie Running Time: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
A Walt Disney production critically acclaimed from coast to coast! If you’re looking for must-see, feel-good entertainment, “Newsies” delivers! Starring Christian Bale, Ann-Margret, Bill Pullman and Robert Duvall.
This boisterous musical is based upon a true story of a courageous group of newsboys led by homeless New York City newsboy Jack “Cowboy” Kelly (Christian Bale), who become unlikely heroes when they team up and go ‘on strike’ against an unscrupulous newspaper tycoon (Robert Duvall) who sets new rules making it harder for the young newspaper salesmen to make a buck. Bryan Denton (Bill Pullman), a journalist who’s sympathetic to their plight, gives them some tips in public relations, as the newsboys’ battle grips the city. Determined to see fair treatment and justice done, they find the courage to challenge the powerful!
In the Multi-Purpose Room.
Member Fee $2.00.