Films

torch song trilogy

Free film showing: TORCH SONG TRILOGY

The film adaptation of Harvey Fierstein's funny and poignant hit Broadway play Torch Song Trilogy2 hours, rated R.
empire strikes back

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back: After the rebels have been brutally overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker takes advanced Jedi training with Master Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader as part of his plan to capture Luke. (via imdb)
under the cherry moon

An Evening and Birthday Celebration with Prince... Under the Cherry Moon

Come join us for an evening with Prince and Jerome in Under the Cherry Moon, a movie about two friends from Miami in the Mediterranean  enjoying life by scamming money off of rich women. One day, they read about a young woman set to inherit $50 million from her father. At first, Tricky has Christopher Tracy talked into romancing her for her money, but as he gets to know her, Christopher falls in love with her. (via imdb)
return of the jedi

Episode VI: Return of the Jedi

Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi: Darth Vader and the Empire are building a new, indestructible Death Star. Meanwhile, Han Solo has been imprisoned, and Luke Skywalker has sent R2D2 and C3PO to try and free him. Princess Leia, disguised as a bounty hunter, and Chewbacca go along as well.
The Home and the World

Heroes of Cinema - The Home and the World by Satyajit Ray

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 exciting online streaming resource: the Criterion Collection
Seafaring vessel of the era, courtesy Wikicommons.

Celebrating Shakespeare and 'The Merchant of Venice'

We're teaming with the Folger Theatre to celebrate the life and work of William Shakespeare. Join us as we spotlight The Merchant of Venice. Monday, May  16th  @ 5:30 p.m.
Food Waste

Food and Sustainability: A Night of Short Films

Join us for a screening of short films about food and sustainability to learn more about where your food comes from, and to learn more about local initiatives that address problems within our present food system. Screening in room A-10.
Tuesday Night Movies logoRide Along 2 movie poster.From Purple Rain DVD cover.Image from Honor & Duty.The Merchant of Venice movie poster.Race movie poster.

Tuesday Night Movies

May 3 Ride Along 2 Ice Cube and Kevin Hart return, this time taking their war on drugs to Miami. Tika Sumpter also stars in this action-filled comedy. Directed by Tim Story.  102 minutes.  2016.  PG-13 May 10  Purple Rain The late, great Prince in his star making turn as a young musician on the rise, spawning one of the all-time blockbuster soundtracks. Directed by Albert Magnoli.   111 minutes. 1984. R  May 17
Purple Rain

Purple Rain - Second Screening!

Dearly beloved We are gathered here today To get through this thing called life Electric word life It means forever and that's a mighty long time But I'm here to tell you There's something else The after worldLet's Go Crazy - Prince - Purple Rain
camera and home movie sign

The Sharing Extravaganza

Join us in A-5 and share your home videos/photos. Nothing better than a home movie night in the library! It is a sharing event, so bring a home movie or photograph(s).

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