August 1, Monday
Film Screening: What About Bob? (PG, 1991)
A successful psychotherapist loses his mind after one of his most dependent patients, a manipulative, obsessively compulsive narcissist, tracks him down during his family vacation.
August 5, Friday
Film Screening: The Way Way Back (PG-13, 2013)
Shy 14-year-old Duncan goes on summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and her boyfriend’s daughter. Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, manager of the Water Wizz water park.
August 8, Monday
Film Screening: The Endless Summer (PG, 1966)
The crown jewel to ten years of Bruce Brown surfing documentaries. Brown follows two young surfers around the world in search of the perfect wave, and ends up finding quite a few in addition to some colorful local characters.
August 12, Friday
Film Screening: The Great Outdoors (PG, 1988)
A Chicago man’s hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in.
August 15, Monday
Film Screening: The Sandlot (PG, 1993)
A new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his team in this coming of age movie set in the summer of 1962. Together, they get themselves into many adventures involving rival teams, lifeguards, and a vicious dog.
August 19, Friday
Film Screening: On Golden Pond (PG, 1981)
The loons are back again on Golden Pond and so are Norman Thayer, a retired professor, and Ethel who have had a summer cottage there since early in their marriage. This summer their daughter Chelsea — whom they haven’t seen for years — feels she must be there for Norman’s birthday.
August 22, Monday
Film Screening: Mr. Hulot’s Holiday (NR, 1953)
Monsieur Hulot goes on a holiday to a seaside resort, but accidents and misunderstandings follow him where ever he goes. The peace and quiet of the hotel guests don’t last very long with Hulot around, because although his intentions are good, they always turn out catastrophically.
August 26, Friday
Film Screening: Moonrise Kingdom (PG-13, 2012)
Set on an island off the coast of New England in the 1960s, as a young boy and girl fall in love they are moved to run away together. Various factions of the town mobilize to search for them and the town is turned upside down — which might not be such a bad thing.
August 29, Monday
Film Screening: The Parent Trap (PG, 1961)
Hayley Mills plays twins who, unknown to their divorced parents, meet at a summer camp. Products of single parent households, they switch places (surprise!) so as to meet the parent they never knew, and then contrive to reunite them.