Do you like to read the book before seeing the movie?
Then join O'Neil Cinemas at The Point in Littleton and the Silver Unicorn Bookstore of Acton for the Big Screen Book Club. Our first Big Screen Book Club selection is A Dog's Journey by W. Bruce Cameron.
On Monday, May 20, we'll be discussing the book in the Backstage Lounge & Bistro at 6 p.m. followed by a screening of the film at 7 p.m. Big Screen Book Club-ers can enjoy 15 percent off the Backstage Lounge & Bistro food menu and popcorn/drink packs for $5 per person.
Add these upcoming movie adaptations of your favorite books to your reading list for future Big Screen Book Club selections.
Note: Movies are subject to availability and are not guaranteed to be booked. Book club session and movie are subject change. We will not be doing the book club if we do not get the movie.
A teenager finds love at a difficult time in her family's life. Stars Yara Shahidi (Grown-ish) and Charles Melton.
A group of teens face their fears in order to save their lives.
Bernadette Fox (Cate Blanchett) is a Seattle woman who had it all. When she unexpectedly disappears, her husband (Billy Crudup) and daughter (Emma Nelson) set off on an exciting adventure to solve the mystery of where she might have gone.
Twenty-seven years later, the Losers Club have grown up and moved away, until a devastating phone call brings them back. Stars Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Bill Hader, and Bill Skarsgard.
A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Stars Nicole Kidman and Sarah Paulson.
A dog named Enzo recalls the life lessons he has learned from his race car driving owner, Denny. Stars Kevin Costner, Milo Ventimiglia, and Amanda Seyfried.
An agoraphobic woman (Amy Adams) living alone in New York begins spying on her new neighbors only to witness a disturbing act of violence. Also stars Julianne Moore.
Career con artist Roy Courtnay (Ian McKellan) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Helen Mirren) online. As Betty opens her home and life to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life.
A woman seeks revenge against those who orchestrated a plane crash that killed her family. Stars Blake Lively and Jude Law.
Director Greta Gerwig follows up Lady Bird with this classic about four sisters coming of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War. Stars Emma Watson, Saoirse Ronan, Laura Dern, Timothee Chalamet, and Meryl Streep.
A sled dog struggles for survival in the Alaskan wild. Stars Harrison Ford, Dan Stevens, and Karen Gillan.
See you on Monday, May 20 at 6 p.m. when our Big Screen Book Club kicks off with A Dog's Journey. The book can be purchased at The Silver Unicorn Bookstore located at 12 Spruce Street in Acton.