Fort Bend County Libraries’ Sienna Branch Library will feature a free Summer Movie Series in July. A different family movie will be shown each Tuesday evening in the Large Meeting Room of the library, located at 8411 Sienna Springs Blvd in Missouri City.
The movie series will begin on Tuesday, July 3, with a 2005 film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic story about a magical candy factory owned by an eccentric recluse. The movie stars Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, and Freddie Highmore as Charlie Bucket. This movie is rated PG. Showtime is 6:30 pm, in the Large Meeting Room.
On Tuesday, July 10, enjoy an animated movie based on a popular series of books written by Hergé about a fearless young reporter and his canine side-kick, Snowy.
Directed by Steven Spielberg, this movie is rated PG. Showtime is 6:30 pm, in the Large Meeting Room.
The series continues on Tuesday, July 17. Edward Asner is the voice of Carl Fredrickson, an aging widower who recalls a promise he made to the girl he fell in love with many, many years ago – a shared dream of exploring the world.
Together, they embark on an adventure, where they encounter talking dogs, an evil villain, and a rare bird named Kevin. Released in 2009, this animated comedy/adventure film won an Oscar for Best Animated Feature Film. Showtime is 6:30 pm, in the Large Meeting Room. This movie is rated PG.
The family comedy on Tuesday, July 24, is a 2011 film starring Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, and the whole Jim Henson crew. Showtime is 6:30 pm, in the Large Meeting Room. This movie is rated PG.
The last movie of the month will be shown on Tuesday, July 31. This special feature is set in Paris in the 1930s. An orphaned boy lives secretly in the walls of a busy train station. Showtime is 6:30 pm, in the Large Meeting Room. This movie is rated PG.
All of the movies are free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. For more information about the featured movies, call the branch library at 281-238-2900 or the library’s Public Information Office at 281-341-2677.