Movies: anytime, any location, all ages

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Hollywood has too often relegated Latino characters to stereotype: the bandido, the buffoon, the harlot, the Latin lover. Not so with the Library’s August film series, Latinos in Cinema.

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

This title is Rated R and is recommended for adult audiences only.


Saturday, August 8, 2015

Hollywood has too often relegated Latino characters to stereotype: the bandido, the buffoon, the harlot, the Latin lover. Not so with the Library’s August film series, Latinos in Cinema.

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

This title is Rated R and is recommended for adult audiences only.


Friday, August 14, 2015
12:00pm @ Waldo Branch

This month's offering is "To Have and to Have Not" featuring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall in their first onscreen experience that would lead to more memorable movies together as they ratcheted up up the electricity. This thriller is filled with intrigue. A must see.


Saturday, August 15, 2015

Hollywood has too often relegated Latino characters to stereotype: the bandido, the buffoon, the harlot, the Latin lover. Not so with the Library’s August film series, Latinos in Cinema.

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


Thursday, August 20, 2015

Come in and play your favorite Wii games and board games with other adults.


Friday, August 21, 2015
12:00pm @ Waldo Branch

"Desk Set" starring Katherine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy is a fun romantic comedy film with two classic actors who worked magic together on and off screen. Bunny Watson (Katherine) heads a a major TV network. When Richard (Spencer) is sent in to observe the workings of the department arrives, everyone jumps to the conclusion firings are in the immediate future. Things start to steam up and it goes from there.


Friday, August 21, 2015

Doors open: 8 p.m. • Program: 8:45 p.m.

The Library’s annual summer Off-the-Wall film series takes filmgoers Down the Rabbit Hole, celebrating movies about people cast into strange, through-the-looking-glass lands.

The fate of the world lies in the hands of a couple of truant air-guitar enthusiasts whose partnership is destined to bring about world peace. Bill and Ted might just save the future—if they can pass high school history class. They have the ultimate study aid, though: a time-traveling phone booth. Starring Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves.


Saturday, August 22, 2015

Hollywood has too often relegated Latino characters to stereotype: the bandido, the buffoon, the harlot, the Latin lover. Not so with the Library’s August film series, Latinos in Cinema.

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


Friday, August 28, 2015
12:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Classic 50's B movie "The Thing From Another World" makes its appearance at the Waldo branch just to terrify viewers. Pre-Gunsmoke James Arness play the Thing who's UFO has crash landed near an Arctic base of scientists. Terror ensues as they fight for their lives. A must see for 1950's sci-fi film buffs.


Saturday, August 29, 2015

Hollywood has too often relegated Latino characters to stereotype: the bandido, the buffoon, the harlot, the Latin lover. Not so with the Library’s August film series, Latinos in Cinema.

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