Lakewood Public Cinema

Film - Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011) Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

Late 19th century London is famous for the 221B Baker Street address of eccentric genius Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey, Jr.). Dr. John Watson (Jude Law) remains his grounded, loyal friend and other half of the intrepid crime solving duo.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Unbroken (2014) Directed by Angelina Jolie

Olympian Louis “Louie” Zamperini (Jack O’Connell) trades feats of athleticism for military service during World War II. After a near-fatal plane crash, Louie floats in a lifeboat for forty-seven days, but his fight for survival is not over yet.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Forrest Gump (1994) Directed by Robert Zemeckis

Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks) is a simple man who makes up for his lack of intelligence with good intentions and a whole lot of heart. The boy from Alabama runs through life and accidentally achieves greatness along the way.

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973) Directed by Sam Peckinpah Presented by Terry Meehan

Pat Garrett (James Coburn) and Billy the Kid (Kris Kristofferson) are old pals passing the time in Lincoln County, New Mexico. Garrett, however, is about to become Sheriff, and when he does, he will have to run Billy out of town. Violent gunplay ensues.

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - The Mambo Kings (1992) Directed by Arne Glimcher Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

The musically talented Castillo brothers, Cesar (Armand Assante) and Nestor (Antonio Banderas), are forced to flee Cuba after Cesar finds out that his brother’s fiancée has married another man. On the way to New York, they dream of making it big in the world of Latino music.

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - The Kite Runner (2007) Directed by Marc Forster

In 1970s Afghanistan, two boys from conflicting ethnic groups bond over the popular pastime of kite fighting. After Amir witnesses an attack on Hassan, he is haunted by his cowardly behavior, and their lives are changed forever.

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Of Mice and Men (1992) Directed by Gary Sinise

Two drifters wander the country looking for work during the Great Depression. Quick-witted George (Gary Sinise) and mentally disabled Lennie (John Malkovich) become field hands at the Tyler Ranch.

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Indignation (2016) Directed by James Schamus

In 1951, Marcus (Logan Lerman), a working-class Jewish atheist student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with sexual repression and cultural disaffection amid the ongoing Korean War.

Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Girl on the Bridge (1999) Directed by Patrice Leconte Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

Despondent young woman Adele (Vanessa Paradis) stands on a Paris bridge gazing into the dark water below, determined to end her life. She’s approached by professional knife-thrower Gabor (Daniel Auteuil) who attempts to dissuade her. She ultimately decides to jump, and he dives after her.

Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

The King’s Speech (2010) Directed by Tom Hooper

One of England’s most unlikely monarchs, Prince Albert “Bertie” (Colin Firth) is forced to ascend the throne after his brother abdicates. Prince Albert suffers from a speech impediment that diminishes his confidence and leaves him full of dread at the thought of public appearances.

Saturday, December 23, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Pages