Entertainment at Eight

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.

Entertainment at Eight takes place on the 2nd & 4th Saturday evenings of each month at 8:00pm.


Saturday, December 8th

Friendly Persuasion (drama - 1956)

Saturday, December 8th @ 8:00pm

Synopsis: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.

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

Directed by:  William Wyler

Run time: 2 hrs and 18 minutes

Click here to view the trailer.


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

 

WHEN
December 08, 2018 at 8pm - 11pm
WHERE
The LOFT: LGBT Community Services Center
252 Bryant Ave
White Plains, NY 10605
United States
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