"The First Monday in October" (1981)
In this comedy the first woman appointed to the Supreme Court (Jill Clayburgh) finds herself tangling with sexism and becomes a friendly rival to a liberal associate (Walter Matthau). This title is recommended for adult audiences only.
MPAA rating: R. 98 minutes
In honor of its new event series on the Supreme Court and former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor's appearance, the Kansas City Public Library is offering Order in the Court!, a series of courtroom movies. The films screen on Saturdays at 1:30 p.m. throughout June 2013 in the Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault at the Central Library, 14 W. 10th St. Admission is free.
|June 1, 2013||The First Monday in October (1981: R)|
|June 8, 2013||The Verdict (1982: R)|
|June 15, 2013||Presumed Innocent (1990: R)|
|June 22, 2013||Witness for the Prosecution (1957: NR)|
|June 29, 2013||Primal Fear (1996: R)|