Wednesday Movie Matinee

Wednesday, May 07, 2014 | Time: 2:00 p.m.


Captain Phillips

CAPTAIN PHILLIPS (2013), 134 min., Rated PG-13.

Based on the true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, which was the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.  Starring Tom Hanks as Captain Phillips.

Join our Book Club on Tuesday, May 13 at 7:00 p.m. as they discuss the book the film was based on: “A Captain’s Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy Seals, and Dangerous Days at Sea” by Richard Phillips and Stephan Talty.

Drop-in only.  Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.