Film Forum Jr.: Thoroughly Modern Millie
November 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Catch kid-friendly classics on the big screen at a famous indie movie theater. In this 1967 cult-favorite musical, 1920s flapper Julie Andrews meets small-town newcomer Mary Tyler Moore and becomes determined to find the perfect husband in boss John Gavin, though perhaps a modern woman needs a little more than that. Also starring Carol Channing, James Fox, and Beatrice Lillie. Frothy with fun dancing (plus some questionable gender and racial stereotypes-be prepared to discuss).
In this Christmas classic, an old man going by the name of Kris Kringle (Edmund Gwenn) is just right for Macy’s Santa – but what if he thinks he really is Santa? Skeptical Maureen O’Hara wants the store’s (pseudo) shrink Porter Hall to commit him, John Payne ends up defending…