Raging Bull (1980)

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving.

Think you’re film literate? Not until you’ve experienced the masterpieces of world cinema presented as part of this
Movies That Matter
Sunday, November 4, 2012
1:30pm @ Plaza Branch

 

Twenty Films Essential to Cinema Literacy

Think you’re film literate? Not until you’ve experienced the masterpieces of world cinema presented as part of this new series. Former Kansas City Star film critic Robert W. Butler (now a member of the Library’s Public Affairs staff) provides opening and closing remarks.

SUNDAYS at 1:30 p.m.

September 2, 2012 Citizen Kane (1941: NR)
September 16, 2012 The General (1926: NR)
September 30, 2012 The Seventh Seal (1957: NR)
October 14, 2012 Rashomon (1950: NR)
October 28, 2012 Nosferatu (1922: NR)
November 4, 2012 Raging Bull (1980: R)
November 18, 2012 The Bicycle Thieves (1948: NR)
December 2, 2012 The Manchurian Candidate (1962: NR)
December 9, 2012 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1939: NR)
January 6, 2013 The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928: NR)
January 13, 2013 My Darling Clementine (1946: NR)
January 27, 2013 Bringing Up Baby (1938: NR)
February 10, 2013 All About Eve (1950: NR)
February 24, 2013 Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to
Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
(1964: NR)
March 10, 2013 The Circus (1928: NR)
March 24, 2013 Rear Window (1954: NR)
April 7, 2013 Wings of Desire (1987: PG-13)
April 21, 2013 Singin’ in the Rain (1952: NR)
May 5, 2013 Sunset Boulevard (1950: NR)
May 19, 2013 Metropolis (1927: NR)