Feature Film: The Beguiled

movie stillThe story unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in an unexpected turn of events.

"Coppola is a virtuoso of image and sound. but don't mistake her delicate touch for weakness. The Beguiled is a hothouse flower of startling power and intimacy. You can't shake it."--Rolling Stone, Peter Travers

Directed by Sofia Coppola. Starring Addison Riecke, Angourie Rice, Colin Farrell, Elle Fanning, Emma Howard, Kirsten Dunst, Matt Story, Nicole Kidman, Oona Laurence, and Wayne Pére. Theatrically released in 2017. 93 Minutes; Rated R for some sexuality.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Thomas Crane Public Library.

Date:
Thursday Oct 26, 2017
Time:
7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM
Contact:
Thomas Crane Library    617-376-1316   
Location:
Main Library Community Meeting Room (ground floor)

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