"The Verdict" (1982)
All Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 24 and remain closed on Thursday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday.
Paul Newman was nominated for an Oscar for his portrayal of an alcoholic ambulance chaser who finds redemption in a malpractice lawsuit against a major hospital. With Charlotte Rampling, Jack Warden, and James Mason. This title is recommended for adult audiences only.
MPAA rating: R. 129 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)|