Calendar Casts Retirement Home Residents as Beloved Film Characters


The Contilia Retirement Group in Essen, Germany is quashing fears of retirement as sedentary and of company calendars as soporifically laden with floral or sea-mammal imagery. The home has released its 2014 calendar (spotted via Gawker), which features its residents as characters in epochal films. If you were at any point unsure of the fates of the Rockies, Sally Bowleses, Bonds, or Poppinses, take a peek here into their flourishing (if scenically unchanged) later years, and rest assured that they’re having a grand old time.

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Dirty Dancing

James Bond

Saturday Night Fever


The Seven Year Itch

Easy Rider


The Blues Brothers



Mary Poppins