A nation conceived in war harbors a keen awareness of the costs borne by those who take up arms in her name. From its fragile beginnings under the generalship of a gentleman farmer from Virginia, the United States has found willing Americans of every generation ready to answer their nation’s call to service. We now invite your participation in a call to recognition and gratitude.
Judging by last weekend's box office records, most movie-goers went to see Contagion or The Help. As interested as I was in seeing The Help, it was Friday's release of Warrior that I'd been waiting for.
Come join us on Friday October 7th at 2:00 p.m. The Lee's Summit Branch will be viewing the eighth wonder of the world, the one and only King Kong. Of course, we'll be watching the original and best version of the giant ape from 1933, starring Fay Wray and Robert Armstrong.
Join us for our First Friday Film on December 2 at 2 p.m. for one of Walt Disney's live action masterpieces: 20,000 Leauges Under the Sea, starring Kirk Douglas and James Mason. As always, the popcorn and drinks are on us. Come join the fun.
It's time to play the music. It's time to light the lights. It's time to meet the Muppets...
As a child of the 80s who grew up with Sesame Street, reruns of the classic Muppet Show, and a love for all things created by the wonder that was Jim Henson, I was a little wary of a return of the Muppets to the silver screen.