Lakewood Public Cinema

Film - CB4 (1993)

In the same vein as This is Spinal Tap, the gangsta rap group CB4 is the focus of this satire of rap music. Named after the prison block where it formed, Cell Block Four, the group makes its claim to fame by being the only gangsta rap group that is made up of actual gangsters.

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

The Invisible Man (1933)

While working in Dr. Cranley’s laboratory, scientist Jack Griffin (Claude Rains) discovers an invisibility serum and uses himself as a test subject. Disaster strikes when he can’t reverse the process. Disguising himself with bandages, Jack goes into hiding at a nearby inn.

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Little Big Man (1970) Presented by Terry Meehan

By the beginning of the 1970s, filmmakers had already begun to question the conventional narrative of the Hollywood western. They wanted to tell new stories, stories about what life (and death), was really like in the American west.

Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Race (2016) Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

Cleveland’s Jesse Owens (Stephan James) attends Ohio State University, achieving track and field prominence. His coach Larry Snyder (Jason Sudeikis) recognizes Owens’ Olympic potential.

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Their Eyes Were Watching God (2005)

Free-spirited Janie Crawford (Halle Berry) lives in 1920s Florida. She marries a local farmer at the insistence of her grandmother (Ruby Dee), but finds that marriage is not what she thought it would be.

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Atonement (2007)

When Briony Tallis (Saoirse Ronan) catches her sister Cecilia (Keira Knightley) in a passionate embrace with their servant’s son Robbie Turner (James McAvoy), she misinterprets what is happening out of her own infatuation with Robbie.

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

R.P. McMurphy (Jack Nicholson) is a crook who pleads insanity to avoid prison. McMurphy trades the labor camp and work detail for the mental institution and shock therapy. His dreams of comfort and luxury are quickly dashed.

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971) Presented by Terry Meehan

John McCabe (Warren Beatty) arrives in the town of Presbyterian Church, Washington and establishes a make-shift brothel. Constance Miller (Julie Christie) approaches him with ideas on how they could run the operation more profitably.

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 6:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

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