The Old Maid (1939)

All Library locations will be closed on Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day.

Take a trip in time back to 1939, regarded by many critics as the greatest year in the history of American film. The Old Maid (NR)
Hollywood’s Greatest Year: Romance
Saturday, April 26, 2014
1:30pm @ Central Library

Film critics regard 1939 as the greatest year in Hollywood history, when more memorable movies were released than at any other time. Throughout 2014, the Kansas City Public Library recreates the movie going experience enjoyed by audiences 75 years earlier. Each week, the free series Hollywood’s Greatest Year will present a movie from 1939.

Swoon with Irene Dunne, Joan Crawford, and Bette Davis. Take in this lineup of great screen romances.

In the Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault, Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.

Saturdays at 1:30 p.m.
 
Love Affair (NR; Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer)
April 5, 2014

The Women (NR; Joan Crawford, Norma Shearer)
April 12, 2014

Dark Victory (NR; Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart)
April 19, 2014

The Old Maid (NR; Bette Davis, Miriam Hopkins)
April 26, 2014