Films

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Classic Cinema Night

Join us at our monthly screening of a classic film as we enjoy Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.

Spare Parts

It's Marvelous Movie Monday at the Chevy Chase Branch Library!  We show the same film at 2:00 pm and at 6:30 pm.  Today: Spare Parts.  Based on a remarkable true story of some disadvantaged high school kids from Phoenix who competed against MIT in a robotics competition.  83 minutes.  
The Untold Story of Emmett Luis Till

The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till- A documentary by Keith Beauchamp

Please join the Black Studies Center and the Adult Services Department to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the death of Emmett Louis Till, a 14-year-old African American from Chicago who was slain in Money, Mississippi. DC Public Library is participating  in a nation-wide screening of Keith Beauchamp’s documentary film, The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till (2005), in collaboration with libraries across the country, including the NY Public Library's Schomburg Center, and public libraries in Chicago, Los Angeles, Detroit and Miami.
Harry PotterBanned Books Week

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

The DC Public Library invites all wizards and muggles to an UNCENSORED: Banned Books Week special event...Harry Potter Movie Marathon!
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Free Movie: 'Chariots of Fire'

It's Marvelous Movie Monday at Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library! Now showing the same film at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. This week: Chariots of Fire U.K., 1981, rated PG, 119 minutes. Winner of the Best Picture Oscar in 1982. True feel-good story of two sprinters in the 1924 Olympics. Starring Ben Cross and Ian Charleson.
Chariots of Fire

Free Movie: 'Chariots of Fire'

It's Marvelous Movie Monday at Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library! Now showing the same film at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. This week: Chariots of Fire U.K., 1981, rated PG, 119 minutes. Winner of the Best Picture Oscar in 1982. True feel-good story of two sprinters in the 1924 Olympics. Starring Ben Cross and Ian Charleson.
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Free Movie: 'Crash'

It's Marvelous Movie Monday at Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library! Now showing the same film at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. This week: Crash U.S., 2005, 113 minutes. Winner of the 2006 Oscar for Best Picture. L.A. citizens with vastly separate lives collide with interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption. Starring Don Cheadle and Sandra Bullock.
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Free Movie: 'Crash'

It's Marvelous Movie Monday at Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library! Now showing the same film at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. This week: Crash U.S., 2005, 113 minutes. Winner of the 2006 Oscar for Best Picture. L.A. citizens with vastly separate lives collide with interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption. Starring Don Cheadle and Sandra Bullock.
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Free Movie: 'Captain Phillips'

It's Marvelous Movie Monday at Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library! Now showing the same film at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. This week: Captain Phillips U.S., 2013, rated PG-13, 134 minutes. True story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the U.S.-flagged MV Maersk Alabama. Nominated for 6 Oscars. Starring Tom Hanks.
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Free Movie: 'Captain Phillips'

It's Marvelous Movie Monday at Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library! Now showing the same film at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. This week: Captain Phillips U.S., 2013, rated PG-13, 134 minutes. True story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the U.S.-flagged MV Maersk Alabama. Nominated for 6 Oscars. Starring Tom Hanks.

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