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 .
Deepwater Horizon 
Directed by Peter Berg. Starring Brad Leland, David Maldonado, Douglas M. Griffin, Gina Rodriguez, James DuMont, Joe Chrest, John Malkovich, Kurt Russell, & Mark Wahlberg. Theatrically released in 2016. 107 Minutes; Rated PG-13 for prolonged intense disaster sequences and related disturbing images.
Thursday, January 12 at 1:00 (matinee) and 7:00 p.m.
"An action flick entertaining enough to justify the more than $100 million it took to make it come alive on-screen. And come alive, Deepwater Horizon does, in 107 minutes of terse, tight storytelling, a good 95 of which are white-knuckle tense." - NPR
Kevin Hart: What Now? 
Directed by Leslie Small and Tim Story. Starring Don Cheadle, Halle Berry, and Kevin Hart. Theatrically released in 2016. 96 Minutes; Rated R for some sexual material, and language throughout.
Thursday, January 19 at 1:00 (matinee) and 7:00 p.m.
"Kevin Hart: What Now? is Kevin Hart at the top of his game." - Odie Henderson on RogerEbert.com
The Light Between Oceans 
Directed by Derek Cianfrance. Starring Alicia Vikander, Florence Clery, Michael Fassbender, and Rachel Weisz. Theatrically released in 2016. 133 Minutes; Rated PG-13 for thematic material and some sexual content.
Thursday, January 26 at 1:00 (matinee) and 6:30 p.m.
"A sweeping romantic period drama, heavy with themes of love and duty and fate, lifted up by cinematic craft and great performances. " - Ty Burr, Boston Globe
Queen of Katwe 
Directed by Mira Nair. Theatrically released in 2016. 124 Minutes; Rated PG for thematic elements, an accident scene and some suggestive material.
Thursday, February 2 at 1:00 (matinee) and 6:30 p.m.
"In Ms. Nair’s hands, Phiona’s story has a richness and unpredictability that separates it from other, superficially similar movies. It also has the buoyant, cleareyed feel for the particulars of culture and place that is among this director’s great gifts." - The New York Times
Wednesday Matinees @North Quincy
Stop by the North Quincy Branch Library on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. for matinee screenings of great films, old and new.