Read It / Watch It Discussion Group: Children of Men (2006)
All Library locations will be closed on Monday, May 30, for Memorial Day.
Join Kansas City Public Library Readers’ Advisory expert (and film enthusiast) Kaite Stover – who appears regularly as a ‘Book Doctor’ on KCUR 89.3 FM – for film screenings and lively conversations centered on quality film versions of books that are part of the Winter Reading Suggested Readings list. These screenings are open to the public. Participants are encouraged (but not required) to read the source novel prior to the film screening.
The Handmaid’s Tale (1990)
Sunday, January 16, 2011
Natasha Richardson stars opposite Faye Dunaway and Robert Duvall in this adaptation of the Margaret Atwood novel. Rated R. (109 min.)
The Road (2009)
Sunday, February 13, 2011
Viggo Mortensen leads a small cast that includes Charlize Theron and Robert Duvall in an adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Cormac McCarthy novel. Rated R. (111 min.)
Children of Men (2006)
Sunday, March 13, 2011
Oscar-nominated director Alfonso Cuaron presents a vivid imagining of the P.D. James novel, starring Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Michael Caine, and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Rated R. (109 min.)