January 18, 2023
Coronado Public Library
640 Orange Ave.
Coronado, CA 92118
FILM FORUM CORONADO: "Seven Days in May"
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Coronado Public Library, in partnership with the Coronado Island Film Festival, presents FILM FORUM CORONADO, taking place the first and third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the library's Winn Room. Film expert Ralph DeLauro provides a brief introduction to each film and leads a discussion afterwards, often including pointers about how lighting or camera angles contribute to a scene’s mood or propel the story.
January 18: Seven Days in May (1964, 117 min)
Rod (The Twilight Zone) Serling penned this suspenseful and provocative conspiracy thriller. A Colonel (Kirk Douglas) stumbles upon a deep-state plot led by a rogue General (Burt Lancaster) to nix a U.S.-Russia nuclear treaty. This film co-stars Frederic March, Ava Gardner, Edmond O’Brien and Martin Balsam.