18 2018

Movie Matinee at The J

12:30PM - 2:30PM  

Shaw JCC of Akron 750 White Pond Dr
Akron, OH

Contact Rachel Williams

Come one come ALL! Enjoy a movie in the quiet of The J, plus free popcorn! Closed captions provided. FREE

April 18: Girl with a Pearl Earring: In this adaptation of the best-selling novel, a young housemaid with a hidden appreciation for art becomes the muse of Dutch master painter Vermeer. Starring Colin Firth and Scarlett Johansson.

May 16: Wonder: Entering fifth grade will be momentous for Auggie—because at last, he’ll get to be ordinary. While his facial deformity has previously kept him from attending regular schools, Auggie is determined to make his classmates see beyond his face. Adapted from a best seller book, this movie stars Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson and introduces Jacob Tremblay as Auggie.

June 20: The Theory of Everything: With his body progressively ravaged by ALS,world-famous physicist Stephen Hawking must rely on his wife, Jane, to continue his life’s work as he faces various challenges. This affecting biographical drama centers on the couple’s fertile partnership. Starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones. Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter and Ray Romano.