Nicholas Nickleby (2002)

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 28, for Thanksgiving.

Charles Dickens wrote a whole lot more than A Christmas Carol. Enjoy screen adaptations of some of his greatest novels as envisoned by cinematic masters such as David Lean and David O. Selznick.
Not Just for Christmas: Charles Dickens at 200
Monday, February 6, 2012
6:30pm @ Central Library

Everyone is familiar with Charles DickensA Christmas Carol. But of course he wrote numerous masterpieces, many of which have become feature films. To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the writer’s birth, the Kansas City Public Library in February is offering four of these celluloid adaptations.

All films are screened in the Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault. Admission is free.

MONDAYS at 6:30 p.m.

February 6 Nicholas Nickleby (2002 : Rated PG)
February 13 A Tale of Two Cities (1935 : Not Rated)
February 20 David Copperfield (1935 : Not Rated)
February 27 Great Expectations (1946 : Not Rated)