Apollo 13 (1995)

No Oscar? Really? Film Series
The list of actors who’ve won Academy Awards is long and distinguished. So is the roll of those who haven’t. Leading off a series of films this month that earned nominations – but not statuettes – for notably Oscar-less stars: Ed Harris portrays Mission Control leader Gene “Failure Is Not an Option” Kranz in the acclaimed depiction of the Apollo 13 space crisis of 1970. (Rated PG)
Saturday, February 2, 2019 1:30 pm
Room: 
Durwood Film Vault
PG — Parental Guidance Suggested
The list of actors who’ve won Academy Awards is long and distinguished. So is the roll of those who haven’t. The Library this month screens four films that earned nominations—but not statuettes—for four notably Oscar-less stars: Ed Harris and Amy Adams, Brad Pitt and Glenn Close.

SATURDAYS AT 1:30 P.M.
Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
February 2 Apollo 13 (1995; PG-13)
February 9 American Hustle (2013; R)
February 16 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008; PG-13)
February 23 Albert Nobbs (2011; R)