Wednesday Film MatineeWednesday November 28, 2018
2:00 PM until 5:00 PM
LEAN ON PETE
2017, 122 minutes, rated R
Director: Andrew Haigh
Cast: Steve Buscemi, Travis Fimmel, Chole Sevigny, Thomas Mann, Charlie Plummer, Steve Zahn
Synopsis: Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson arrives in Portland, Oregon with his single father Ray, both of them eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds acceptance and camaraderie at a local racetrack where he lands a job caring for an aging Quarter Horse named Lean On Pete. The horse's owner Del Montgomery and his jockey Bonnie help Charley fill the void of his father's absence-until he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter.
Priority seating given to Great Neck School District residents. Please bring your library card or driver's license. Ten (10) minutes before the film begins, no seat may be held, and non-residents will be seated if space permits.
Location: Main Library Community Room
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