Film


Friday June 6, 2014: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

REMEMBERING MICKEY ROONEY: We celebrate the actor’s astounding 88-year career with Clarence Brown’sThe Human Comedy (1943-117 min.), in which teenager Homer Macauley (Mickey) works as a telegram delivery boy to support his family while his older brother Marcus (Van Johnson) prepares to go to war. Co-stars include Frank Morgan, Fay Bainter, Donna Reed and an uncredited Robert Mitchum. Howard Estabrook adapted William Saroyan’s original screenplay, which Saroyan turned into a novel to coincide with the movie’s release. 7:30 p.m.