With a career spanning 60 years in film and on stage, Christopher Plummer is one of the most prolific and influential actors in cinematic history.
BI-WEEKLY @ the Museum - 5810 Ferry St.
All Thursday night films are introduced by film critic and programmer Joan Nicks.
We are excited to have you back at the Museum for this year’s Fall Film Series.
With safety as our priority, please note COVID-19 protocols below:
Due to limited capacity in our Theatre, we are happy to offer an additional screening of the each film at 1pm on the Friday following the original showing.
(Blake Edwards, 1975) 113 min
Caper Comedy: Inspector Clouseau (Peter Sellers) plots to nab notorious phantom thief Sir Charles Litton (Plummer)
(Michael Hoffman, 2009) 112 min
Period drama: Novelist Leo Tolstoy (Plummer) argues with wife Sofya (Helen Mirren) over his legacy as a Russian writer. With Paul Giamatti, and James McAvoy.
(Ridley Scott, 2017) 132 min
Drama: Callous J. Paul Getty (Plummer) reacts to the kidnapping of his grandson. With Michelle Williams, Mark Wahlberg, and Timothy Hutton.
(Erik Canuel, 2011) 84 min
Plummer’s one-man show about gifted and doomed actor John Barrymore. A Tony and Drama Desk award for Plummer.
Cylla Von Tiedemann, Photograph
(Rian Johnson, 2019) 130 mins
Whodunit: Dead mystery writer (Plummer), sleuth (Daniel Craig), cunning heirs (Jamie Lee Curtis, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Michael Shannon, and Chris Evans).
Joan Nicks, film critic and writer, programs film series for the Niagara Falls History Museum and advises on film programming for the Niagara Artists Centre (NAC). She collaborates with the Gallery Players of Niagara on special silent film events. She curated image projections for the “Flutes en Route” concert (2017) featuring flutist Doug Miller, and concerts by Chorus Niagara and Toronto Orpheus Choir. She is recipient of the Laura Sabia Award (2003) for women’s contributions to the arts in Niagara.
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Recordings from the Museum Collection
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