Tuesday Night Movies

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Tuesday Night Movies

A weekly film series for adults at 6 p.m. In Auditorium A-5

Don't miss these Tuesday Night Movies!

Sept. 1

Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Laugh-out-loud tale of a young man’s antics while playing hooky! Matthew Broderick is the kid; Jeffrey Jones is the principal out to get him. Directed by John Hughes.
103 minutes. 1986. PG-13

Sept. 8 

Jakob the Liar
Robin Williams is a Jewish shopkeeper in WWII Poland, bringing hope to his fellow man with fabricated stories about the war. Directed by Peter Kassovitz. 
120 minutes. 1999. PG-13 

Sept. 15

Mad Max: Fury Road
Violent and action-packed apocalyptic tale of man’s fight for survival. Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron star. Directed by George Miller.
120 minutes. 2015. R

Sept. 22 

Double Feature

The Magnificent Ambersons 
Orson Welles’ brilliant telling of a wealthy family’s power and influence that fades with the rapid changes of the early 20th century. Starring Tim Holt, Joseph Cotton, Anne Baxter and Agnes Morehead. From the novel by Booth Tarkington.  It's our 'Movie of the Month'!
88 minutes. 1942. NR

Bernice Bobs Her Hair
From the PBS American Short Story Collection. A shy girl who yearns for popularity takes the advice of her duplicitous cousin. This tale of the "Roaring 20s" is considered one of the best film versions of the work of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Stars Shelley Duvall. Directed by Joan Micklin Silver.
49 minutes. 1976. NR

Sept. 29

Furious 7
Blockbuster franchise continues with exotic locations, crazy stunts and fast cars! Starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham. James Wan directs.
140 minutes. 2015. PG-13