Lakewood Public Library's Films on Friday Schedule

Submitted by Lakewood Public... on Tue, 09/12/2006 - 18:13.
09/15/2006 - 18:59
02/16/2007 - 18:59

Digitally projected and fully licensed, these modern masterworks will roar to life out of our new stereo sound system. Come early to see a cartoon before the show! Feel free to bring your own candy, popcorn and pop. Doors open fifteen minutes before the show. Fridays at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library Auditorium. Free and open to the public.


Series sponsors:
Virginia Marti College of Art and Design      Arabica Coffee House at Lakewood Hospital

September 1
Bananas  IMDB
Directed by Woody Allen (1971)
Counter-revolutionary Woody Allen falls in love, tests consumer products and topples banana republics.
This film is rated PG-13 by the MPAA.
September 15
Stormy Weather  IMDB
Directed by Andrew L. Stone (1943)
Lena Horne sings her signature tune in this musical biography of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, featuring Cab Calloway, Fats Waller, and the Nicholas Brothers.
This film is not rated.
October 6
The Muppet Movie  IMDB
Directed by James Frawley (1979)
Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem storm the big screen along with Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie and friends.
This film is rated G by the MPAA.
October 13
Son of Frankenstein  IMDB
Directed by Rowland V. Lee (1939)
Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi team up for the scariest of the original Frankenstein films. Underrated.
This film is not rated.
November 3
Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser  IMDB
Directed by Charlotte Zwerin (1988)
The offbeat, piano-playing genius stars with family and friends in this jazz documentary.
This film is rated PG-13 by the MPAA.
November 17
Strange Brew  IMDB
Directed by Rick Moranis & Dave Thomas (1983)
The McKenzie Brothers stumble through a modern-day Hamlet and drink a lot of beer. Beauty catch, eh?
This film is rated PG by the MPAA.
December 1
Lifeboat  IMDB
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock (1944)
This thriller crams all the suspense of a regular Hitchcock film into a tiny lifeboat set adrift in the North Atlantic during WW II.
This film is not rated.
December 15
Miracle on 34th Street  IMDB
Directed by George Seaton (1947)
Of course Santa Claus is real! And this classic film really is as funny and charming as you remember.
This film is not rated.
January 5
Raising Arizona  IMDB
Directed by Joel Coen (1987)
Cop and robber fall in love and want to start a family but, "It's a hard world for the little things."
This film is not rated.
February 2
The King of Comedy  IMDB
Directed by Directed by Martin Scorsese (1983)
Robert DeNiro devastates in the story of the man who would be funny. It's no laughing matter.
This film is rated PG by the MPAA.
February 16
Bringing Up Baby  IMDB
Directed by Directed by Howard Hawks (1938)
Cary Grant and Katherine Hepburn have a ball with the most oddball screwball of all. And there's a leopard!
This film is not rated.


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