Join us for screenings of films adapted from books. Free showings of films adapted from books, presented by the Stanley A. Milner Library. Friday afternoons at 2:00pm in the Audio Visual room. September is a month of classic Science Fiction Friday, September 7, 2:00pm Forbidden Planet Loosely based on Shakespeare’s “The Tempest”, “Forbidden Planet” is considered one of the great science fiction films of the fifties. Leslie Nielsen (yes, that Leslie Nielsen) and his fellow starship crew set out to investigate a space colony with a one-man empire run by Dr. Morbius (Walter Pidgeon)and his daughter Altaira (Anne Francis). The film also features Robbie the Robot. 96 minutes (1956) PG Friday, September 14, 2:00pm The War of the Worlds Starring Gene Berry, this is the first film adaptation of H.G.
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Oct 19, 2012 02:00 PM: From Books to Film at Stanley A. Milner Library