The Round Rock Public Library presents its Book-to-Movie series from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, July 25.
Today's Book-to-Movie feature brings an ususual western story.
Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. marshal she can find, Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn. Against his wishes, she joins him in his trek into the Indian Nations in search of Chaney. They are joined by Texas Ranger LaBoeuf, who wants Chaney for his own purposes. The unlikely trio find danger and surprises on the journey, and each has his or her "grit" tested in this new film version of the classic novel by Charles Portis.
Rated PG-13. (110 min.)
Bring your Adult Summer Reading Log and have your attendance verified to enter in our prize drawing on August 9th.
Call the Library for more information on the Book-to-Movie series including the movie titles and show dates and times.
Our licensing agreement prohibits public disclosure of film titles, but information is available at the library.