Hereafter (2010)

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 28, for Thanksgiving.

No filmmaker can claim information from the Great Beyond – but the drama, poetry, and laughter in these films offer impressions of what might  lie ahead.
Beyond This Vale of Tears: Hollywood Visits the Afterlife
Saturday, December 17, 2011
1:30pm @ Central Library

Hollywood has been all too happy to provide answers (some more serious than others) to the biggest question facing mankind. No filmmaker can claim information from the Great Beyond – but the drama, poetry, and laughter in these films offer impressions of what might lie ahead.

SATURDAYS at 1:30 p.m.

December 3 Stairway to Heaven (1946) Not rated
December 10 Between Two Worlds (1944) Not rated
December 17 Hereafter (2010) Rated PG-13
December 24 Heaven Can Wait (1978) Rated PG
December 31 Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life (1983) Rated R

 

MONDAYS at 6:30 p.m.

December 5 A Guy Named Joe (1943) Not rated
December 12 What Dreams May Come (1998) Rated PG-13
December 19 The Lovely Bones (2009) Rated PG-13
December 26 Defending Your Life (1991) Rated PG