Upcoming Movie Matinees at the library
Much Ado About Nothing
Mon., Mar. 17 ; 1 p.m.
Joss Whedon's sexy and contemporary spin on Shakespeare's classic comedy about the story of sparring lovers Beatrice and Benedick offers a sensual, tragic and occasionally absurd view of the intricate game that is love.
Rated: PG-13. 109 min.
The Lone Ranger
Mon., Apr. 21 ; 1 p.m.
A thrilling adventure infused with action and humor, in which the famed masked hero is brought to life through new eyes. Native American spirit warrior Tonto recounts the untold tales that transformed John Reid, a man of the law, into a legend of justice -- taking the audience on a runaway train of epic surprises and humorous friction as the two unlikely heroes must learn to work together and fight against greed and corruption.
Rated PG-13. 149 min.
Mon., May 19 ; 1 p.m.
Based on the book A Captain's Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy SEALS, and Dangerous Days at Sea , the story follows Cpt. Rich Phillips (Hanks), a no-nonsense family man taken beyond the brink when his cargo ship's travel around the African Horn is disrupted by four pirates.
Rated PG-13. 134 min.
Mon., June 16 ; 1 p.m.
A heart-pounding thriller that pulls you into the infinite and unforgiving realm of deep space starring Sandra Bullock & George Clooney. Bullock plays Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky (Clooney). But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky completely alone. Directed by Oscar nominee Alfonso Cuaron.
Rated PG-13. 91 min.
Saving Mr. Banks
Mon., July 21 ; 1 p.m.
Determined to fulfill a promise to his daughters, Walt Disney (Hanks) tries for 20 years to obtain the rights to author P. L. Travers’ (Thompson) beloved book. Armed with his iconic creative vision, Walt pulls out all the stops, but the uncompromising Travers won’t budge. Only when he reaches into his own complicated childhood does Walt discover the truth about the ghosts that haunt Travers, and together, they set “Mary Poppins” free. Starring Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks & Paul Giamatti & directed by John Lee Hancock.
Rated PG-13. 125 min.
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Mon., Aug. 18 ;1 p.m.
Starring Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, & Adam Scott. A day-dreamer escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, he takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.
Rated PG-13. 155 min.
The Hobbit : the Desolation of Smaug
Mon., Sept. 15 ; 1 p.m.
The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring. Starring Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Benedict Cumberbatch, & Orlando Bloom. Directed by Peter Jackson.
Rated PG-13. 161 min.
All movies are free. Located in the lower level meeting rooms.