The Fort Collins Senior Center is the venue for our next movie playing on Wednesday, March 13th. Doors open at 1:30 pm, the movie starts at 2:00 pm. There will be free popcorn available. Following the movie, a facilitator-led discussion will allow viewers to participate in a dialogue on the film.
Directed by Jonathan Dayton, and starring Abigail Breslin, Steve Carell, and Alan Arkin. When 7 year old Olive Hoover learns that she’s qualified for the Little Miss Sunshine contest the entire family sets off in their VW camper from Albuquerque to California. The family includes reasonably sane mom Sheryl; her stressed out father Richard, her brother Dwayne who hasn’t said a word in 9 months, her grandpa Edwin who loves to cuss, and her uncle Frank who recently tried to commit suicide. Along the way, the van breaks down and Olive is left behind at a gas station. Somehow they get Olive to the pageant on time – even if the pageant itself doesn’t quite go as planned. 101 min.