Lakewood Public Cinema

Film - The Virgin Suicides (1999)

The Lisbons seem like an ordinary family. The father (James Woods) is a high-school math teacher. The mother (Kathleen Turner) is a faithful wife. They have five daughters, from thirteen-year-old Cecilia (Hannah Hall) to seventeen-year-old Therese (Leslie Hayman).

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - The Spy in Black (1939) - Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

In the middle of World War I, German U-boat commander Captain Hardt (Conrad Veidt) receives secret orders. Under cover of darkness, the sub surfaces and Hardt boards a small boat. He’s rowed ashore and makes contact with German agent Fraulein Thiel (Valerie Hobson).

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - I Confess (1953) - Presented by Terry Meehan

Father Logan (Montgomery Clift), a devout Catholic priest at St. Marie’s in Quebec City, hears the confession of a man who says he has committed a murder.

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Jersey Boys (2014) - Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

The movie is a musical biography about one of the most idolized pop/rock sensations of all time. A group of young guys from New Jersey pool their talents and perform in local lounges. Friend Joe Pesci (Joe Pesci) mentions a songwriter who might be a perfect fit.

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Selma (2014)

During the height of the civil-rights movement, Martin Luther King Jr. (David Oyelowo) and other activists plan to lead a march from Selma, Alabama to the capital of Montgomery to secure voting rights for black Americans.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - The Luzhin Defence (2000) - Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

Chess genius Aleksandr Ivanovich “Sascha” Luzhin (John Turturro) has been immersed in the game since childhood. Leo Valentinov (Stuart Wilson) cons his father into allowing the boy to leave home, promising Sascha will meet the right people.

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Dial M for Murder (1954) - Presented by Terry Meehan

Tennis pro Tony Wendice (Ray Milland) suspects that his wealthy wife Margot (Grace Kelly) is having an affair with handsome playboy Mark Halliday (Robert Cummings). He blackmails an old army buddy (Anthony Dawson) into following his plan for the murder of his wife.

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Secretariat (2010) - Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

This docudrama tells the true story of racehorse Secretariat, aka “Big Red.” Penny Chenery Tweedy (Diane Lane) acquires ownership of the not yet born colt by losing a coin toss. Penny hires eccentric French-Canadian trainer Lucien Laurin (John Malkovich).

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Europa Europa (1990)

Based on a true story, this drama follows Solomon Perel (Marco Hofschneider), the son of a Jewish shoe salesman who survived the Holocaust by falling in with the Nazis. Solomon flees to Poland where he lives in an orphanage operated by Stalinist forces.

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Film - Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001) - Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hil

Top shelf insurance investigator C. W. Briggs (Woody Allen) works for a company in New York City. Efficiency expert Betty Ann Fitzgerald (Helen Hunt) quickly makes clear her authority over C. W.

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

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