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Posted Tuesday, June 25th, 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. Films are free and on a first-come, first-served basis. All showings are in the public meeting room.  Films for children run on Monday afternoons at the library. So check the schedule and come on in.

Movie promo posterJune 28: On the Basis of Sex. Biography, drama. The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice. When Ruth takes on a groundbreaking tax case with her husband, attorney Martin Ginsburg, she knows it could change the direction of her career and the way the courts view gender discrimination. Starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux. (2018, PG-13, 2 hrs)

July 5: Instant Family. Comedy, drama. A couple find themselves in over their heads when they decide to foster three children. Starring Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne, Isabela Moner. (2018, PG-13, 1hr&58mins)

July 12: Alpha. Adventure, drama, family. An epic adventure set in the last Ice Age, Alpha is a fascinating, visually stunning story that shines a light on the origins of man’s best friend. While on his first hunt with his tribe’s most elite group, a young man is injured and must learn to survive alone in the wilderness. After the young man reluctantly tames a lone wolf abandoned by its pack, the pair learn to rely on each other and become unlikely allies in order to find their way home before winter arrives. Starring  Kodi Smit-McPhee, Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson, Marcin Kowalczyk. (2018, PG-13, 1hr&36mins)

Bumblebee promo imageJuly 19: Bumblebee. Action, adventure, sci-fi. (Transformers movie.) On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small California beach town and befriends a teenage girl named Charlie. Starring  Hailee Steinfeld, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Cena. (2019, PG-13, 1hr&54 mins)

July 26: Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald. Adventure, family, fantasy.  In the Harry Potter Universe, this is the second installment of the Fantastic Beasts series featuring the adventures of Magizoologist Newt Scamander. Starring  Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler. (2018, PG-13, 2hrs&14mins)

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Important Reminder: Seating is limited and there are no reservations, so come early to be sure to get in.

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.