Entertainment at 8 Film Group

Entertainment at Eight is a film screening group, which gathers twice a month to watch and discuss both contemporary and classic LGBT and mainstream films.



 December 8th 2018 Friendly Persuasion (1956) - 2 hr. 18 mins

Directed by William Wyler

Starring Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, Anthony Perkins, Marjorie Main

The patriarch of a peace-loving Quaker family, Jess Birdwell (Gary Cooper), begins to question his pacifist values when the Civil War moves toward his close-knit Indiana community. Meanwhile, Jess's daughter, Mattie, is in love with a soldier, and her brother, Josh (Anthony Perkins), contemplates picking up arms to defend his home lest he be considered a coward. As Confederate forces draw nearer, the Birdwells must make some difficult, life-altering decisions.

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December 22nd 2018 Christmas In Connecticut (1945) - 1 hr. 42 mins

Directed by Peter Godfrey

Starring Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Morgan, Sydney Greenstreet

While recovering in a hospital, war hero Jefferson Jones (Dennis Morgan) grows familiar with the "Diary of a Housewife" column written by Elizabeth Lane (Barbara Stanwyck). Jeff's nurse arranges with Elizabeth's publisher, Alexander Yardley (Sydney Greenstreet), for Jeff to spend the holiday at Elizabeth's bucolic Connecticut farm with her husband and child. But the column is a sham, so Yardley hastens to arrange a publicity ploy by setting up single, nondomestic Elizabeth on a country farm.

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  Entertainment @ 8  
  07/01/2018 to 12/31/2018 Upcoming Movie List  
Date Movie Title Genre
07/14/2018 Mon Oncle Antoine (1971) - 1 hrs. 44 mins French Drama
  Directed by Claude Jutra  
  Starring Jacques Gagnon, Jean Duceppe, Olivette Thibault, Lionel Villeneuve, Claude Jutra  
07/28/2018 A League Of Their Own (1992) - 2 hrs. 8 mins Sport Dramedy
  Directed by Penny Marshall  

Starring Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Madonna, Lori Petty, Jon Lovitz, Garry Marshall

08/11/2018 The Shape of Water (2017) - 2 hr. 3 mins Fantasy Drama
  Directed by Guillermo del Toro  
  Starring Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones  
08/25/2018 The Post (2017) - 1 hrs. 56 mins Hist. Thriller
  Directed by Steven Spielberg  
  Starring Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Matthew Rhys  
09/08/2018 Love, Simon (2018) - 1 hrs. 50 mins Rom. Dramedy
  Directed by Greg Berlanti  
  Starring Nick Robinson, Josh Duhamel, Jennifer Garner  
09/22/2018 Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) - 1 hr. 55 mins. Drama
  Directed by Martin McDonagh  
  Starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, Peter Dinklage  
10/13/2018 Victoria and Abdul (2017) - 1 hr. 51 mins Biog. Dramedy
  Directed by Stephen Frears  
  Starring Judi Dench, Ali Fazel, Eddie Izzard, Paul Higgins, Michael Gambon  
10/27/2018 Hereditary (2018) - 2 hr. 7 mins Horror
  Directed by Ari Aster  
  Starring Toni Collette, Alex Wolff, Milly Shapiro, Ann Dowd, Gabriel Byrne  
11/10/2018 Darkest Hour (2017) - 2 hr. 5 mins Drama
  Directed by Joe Wright  
  Starring Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James, Stephen Dillane  
11/24/2018 Call Me By Your Name (2017) - 2 hr. 12 mins Rom. Drama
  Directed by Luca Gudagnino  
  Starring Armie Hammer, Timothee Chalamont, Michael Stuhlbarg, Amira Casar  
12/08/2018 Friendly Persuasion (1956) - 2 hr. 18 mins Drama
  Directed by William Wyler  
  Starring Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, Anthony Perkins, Marjorie Main  
12/22/2018 Christmas In Connecticut (1945) - 1 hr. 42 mins Comedy
  Directed by Peter Godfrey  
  Starring Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Morgan, Sydney Greenstreet  



LOFT Social Groups are open groups which welcome everyone ages 18 and over. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend. Donations are welcome. They are lead by facilitators who identify as peers with those in attendance.

There is no fee to attend groups but a $5 donation is suggested, more if you can, less if you can’t. Fees related to activities are to the responsibility of participants.