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What's better than free feature films on a big screen?
Stop at Billy's Café in the library atrium for some popcorn and a cold drink and enjoy the latest critically acclaimed films shortly after they are released! Sponsored by the Friends of the Thomas Crane Public Library.
Directed by Judd Apatow. Starring Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, Brie Larson, and Colin Quinn. Theatrically released in 2015. 125 Minutes; Rated R for strong sexual content, nudity, language and some drug use.
Thursday, November 19 at 1:00 (matinee) and 6:30 p.m.
"Sweet is not how Schumer wants Trainwreck to go down. She wants to explode rom-com clichés and replace them with something fierce and ready to rumble. Done." - Rolling Stone
No Movie on Thursday, November 26
Ricki and the Flash
Directed by Jonathan Demme. Starring Kevin Kline, Mamie Gummer, Meryl Streep, Rick Springfield, and Sebastian Stan. Theatrically released in 2015. 101 Minutes; Rated PG - 13 for thematic material, brief drug content, sexuality and language.
Thursday, December 3 at 1:00 (matinee) and 7:00 p.m.
"Because Demme genuinely likes people and is interested in them, Ricki and the Flash feels like “Stella Dallas” as remade by Jean Renoir — it’s a humanist suburban fable." - Boston Globe
Directed by Peyton Reed. Starring Corey Stoll, Evangeline Lilly, Hayley Atwell, Michael Douglas, Michael Peña, and Paul Rudd. Theatrically released in 2015. 117 Minutes; Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence.
Thursday, December 10 at 1:00 (matinee) and 6:30 p.m.
"Playful in unexpected ways and graced with a genuinely off-center sense of humor, Ant-Man is light on its feet the way the standard-issue Marvel behemoths never are." - Los Angeles Times
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Directed by Christopher McQuarrie. Starring Alec Baldwin, Jeremy Renner, Rebecca Ferguson, Simon Pegg, Tom Cruise, and Ving Rhames. Theatrically released in 2015. 131 Minutes; Rated Rated PG-13 for sequences of action and violence, and brief partial nudity.
Thursday, December 17 at 1:00 (matinee) and 6:30 p.m.
"At once questioning and reaffirming the pleasures of cinematic espionage, this is the rare sequel that leaves its franchise feeling not exhausted but surprisingly resurgent at 19 years and counting." - Variety
Wednesday Matinees @North Quincy
Stop by the North Quincy Branch Library on Wednesday at 2 p.m. for matinee screenings of great films, old and new.
- November 25 Mr. Holmes (PG)
- December 2 Z is for Zacharia (PG-13)
- December 9 Ricki and the Flash (PG-13)
- December 15 TBD (XXX)
- December 23 The Holiday (PG-13)
- December 30 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (PG-13)