Posted Thursday, February 7th, 2019
Films are Free; Seating is Limited
You are invited to the Morris County library’s free screenings of recent blockbusters films and independent movies for adults on Fridays at 2 p.m. in February and March.
Films are free and on a first-come, first-served basis. All showings are in the public meeting room. So check the schedule and come on in.
The Iron Lady, Feb. 8: An elderly Margaret Thatcher talks to the imagined presence of her recently deceased husband as she struggles to come to terms with his death while scenes from her past life, from girlhood to British prime minister, intervene. Stars Meryl Streep, Jim Boradbent, Olivia Coleman. Biological Drama. (PG-13, 1 hrs & 45 mins, 2011)
The Hollars, Feb. 15: A man returns to his small hometown after learning that his mother has fallen ill and is about to undergo surgery. Stars John Krasinski, Richerd Jenkins and Margo Martindale. Drama/Comedy. (PG-13, 1 hrs & 28 mins, 2016)
Mission Impossible: Fallout, Feb. 22: Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong. Stars Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg and Henry Cavill. Action/Suspense. (PG-13, 2 hrs & 27 mins, 2018)
BlacKkKlansman, March 1: An African-American police officer from Colorado Springs successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Nominated for 6 Oscars. Stars John David Washington, Adam Driver and Alec Baldwin. Biographical Drama. (R, 2 hrs & 15 mins, 2018)
First Man, March 8: One man’s ruthless pursuit of justice plays out against the Great Famine, the darkest page in Irish history. Stars Hugo Weaving, James Frecheville and Stephen Rea. Historical Drama. (PG-13, 1 hrs & 33 mins, 2018)
Old Man and the Gun, March 22: Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker and his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Stars Robert Redford, Sissy Spacek, Casey Affleck. Biographical Drama. (PG-13, 1 hrs & 33 mins, 2018)
Boy Erased, March 29: The son of a Baptist preacher is forced to participate in a church-sponsored gay conversion program after being forcibly outed to his parents. Stars Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Lucas Hedges. Biographical Drama. (R, 1 hrs & 33 mins, 2018)
The Morris County Library is located at 30 East Hanover Avenue in the Whippany section of Hanover Township.
For more information on the movies series call 973-285-6979.