Our Free Movie @ the Library program continues with movies to beat the heat! Come on into the Library, cool off, and find some inspiration or a laugh with our July selections. We've got Tina Fey, Melissa McCarthy, and the well-acclaimed story of Jackie Robinson. There're still free snacks and cold drinks! So what are you waiting for? Jump the hold list, and see these hot (but air-conditioned) movies now!
Sunday, July 21 @ Nichols Library
"42" (2 pm)
History was made in 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball race barrier to become the first African American MLB player of the modern era. "42" tells the life story of Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey.
Rated "PG-13" for thematic elements including language.
Thursday, July 25 @ Naper Blvd Library
"Identity Thief" (6:30 pm)
Sandy Patterson gets a nice call confirming his name and other identifying information. The next thing he knows, a spa in Florida is reminding him of his appointment, and his credit cards are maxed out. With his identity stolen, Sandy leaves his wife, kids and job to literally bring the thief to justice in Colorado.
Rated "R" for sexual content and language.
Saturday, July 27 @ 95th Street Library
"Admission" (2 pm)
A Princeton admissions officer, Portia Nathan, who is up for a major promotion, takes a professional risk after she meets a college-bound alternative school kid who just might be the son she gave up years ago in a secret adoption.
Rated "PG-13" for language and some sexual material.