Films

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Movie Time: Into the Woods

The final installment of our summer "Grown Up Fairytales" film series, Into the Woods explores what happens after "happily ever after."
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Heroes of Cinema - Yasujiro Ozu's 'An Autumn Afternoon'

Are you a film buff? Are you looking to nurture your budding love of film? Come join a monthly discussion of a film from DC Public Library's new and exciting online streaming resource: the Criterion Collection
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Film Screening and Discussion

Screening and discussion of The Greatest Man in the World, from the American Short Story Collection as seen on PBS and adapted from the classic short story by James Thurber (1894-1961), sta
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Movies in the Afternoon

As part of our Adult Daytime Programming series, Movies in the Afternoon will present a selection from a variety of films each month, including feature films and documentaries. Join us in Room A-5 on the 3rd Wednesday of every month.   
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Celebrating Washington's Neighborhoods: Our City Film Festival Encore

Did you miss the Our City Festival this year?  You can still see an encore of three of the best indie shorts that local filmmakers have to offer. Join us for the following powerful and reflective documentary films:    Chinatown (2013, 28 mins)Yi Chen
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Free Movie: 'The Late Show'

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: The Late Show U.S., 1977, rated PG, 93 minutes. A grumpy, semi-retired private investigator (Art Carney) partners with a quirky, female client (Lily Tomlin) to catch the people who murdered his partner. Starring Bill Macy.
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Free Movie: 'The Late Show'

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: The Late Show U.S., 1977, rated PG, 93 minutes. A grumpy, semi-retired private investigator (Art Carney) partners with a quirky, female client (Lily Tomlin) to catch the people who murdered his partner. Starring Bill Macy.
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Free Movie: 'About Schmidt'

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: About Schmidt U.S., 2002, rated R, 125 minutes. A retired man embarks on a journey to his estranged daughter’s wedding. Starring Jack Nicholson, Kathy Bates, Dermot Mulroney, Hope Davis and Howard Hesseman.
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Free Movie: 'About Schmidt'

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: About Schmidt U.S., 2002, rated R, 125 minutes. A retired man embarks on a journey to his estranged daughter’s wedding. Starring Jack Nicholson, Kathy Bates, Dermot Mulroney, Hope Davis and Howard Hesseman.
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Free Movie: 'The Awful Truth'

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: The Awful Truth U.S., 1937, not rated, 91 minutes. Unfounded suspicions lead a couple to begin divorce proceedings, whereupon they start undermining each others’ attempts to find new romance.  Starring Cary Grant and Irene Dunne.    

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