The Magic Lantern Theater will be showing “Breaking Away” on Wednesday, December 12th at 7pm and Saturday, December 15th at 2pm in the Handley Library. Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Handley, the event is free and open to the public though donations are appreciated.
Plot Summary from IMDb.com: Dave, nineteen, has just graduated high school, with his 3 friends: The comical Cyril, the warm hearted but short-tempered Moocher, and the athletic, spiteful but good-hearted Mike. Now, Dave enjoys racing bikes and hopes to race the Italians one day, and even takes up the Italian culture, much to his friends and parents annoyance. While meanwhile, the 4 friends try to break away from their townie, Indiana reputation while fighting with nearby college snobs.