Escape the heat with summer films at the library! Thursdays June – August. As always, these films are open to the public and FREE. Light refreshments are served!
Nancy Drew | June 25 | 6 PM
Nancy leaves River Heights for La-La-Land...but not to meet that guy on Smallville, as her boyfriend Ned fears. No, she's out to solve one of the greatest mysteries ever: the death of movie star Dehlia Draycott. Rated PG, 95 min.
2015 marks the 85th anniversary of Nancy Drew. During June, the library will host a Nancy Drew exhibit courtesy of local collector Susan Roman, including early and foreign editions of the books, board games, movie lobby cards, and more. Please join us after this film for a discussion with the collector!
Kingsman: The Secret Service | July 9 | 6:30 PM
Based upon the acclaimed comic book, the movie tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius. Rated R, 129 min.
McFarland USA | July 23 | 6:30 PM
Inspired by the 1987 true story, the movie follows novice runners from McFarland, an economically challenged town in California's farm-rich Central Valley, as they give their all to build a cross-country team under the direction of Coach Jim White, a newcomer to their predominantly Latino high school. With grit and determination, the unlikely band of runners eventually overcomes the odds to forge not only a championship cross-country team but an enduring legacy as well. Rated PG, 129 min.
Selma | August 13 | 6:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s historical struggle to secure voting rights for all people. A dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1964. Rated PG-13, 128 min.
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel | August 27 | 6:30 PM
As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel. Rated PG, 122 min.
All film synopses from Midwest Tapes.