Posted Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Seating is Limited

Morris County Library Shows Free Films Fridays

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.

Arctic, Sept. 13:  A man stranded in the Arctic after a plane crash must decide whether to remain in the safety of his makeshift camp or embark on a deadly trek through the unknown. Adventure, drama. Mads Mikkelsen, Maria Thelma Smáradóttir, Tintrinai Thikhasuk. (PG-13, 1 hr & 38 mins, 2019)

Morris County Library Shows Free Films FridaysThe Best of Enemies, Sept. 20: Civil rights activist Ann Atwater faces off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 over the issue of school integration. Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay. Biography, drama, history. (PG-13, 2 hrs & 13 mins, 2019)

The Children Act, Sept. 27: As her marriage crumbles, a judge must decide a case involving a teenage boy who is refusing a blood transfusion on religious principle. Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin. Drama. (R, 1 hr & 45 mins, 2018)

Shazam, Oct. 4: By shouting out SHAZAM, a streetwise fourteen-year-old foster kid named Billy Batson can turn into the adult superhero Shazam.  Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Asher Angel. Action, adventure, comedy. (PG-13, 2 hrs & 12 mins., 2019)

Tolkien, Oct. 11: The formative years of the orphaned author J.R.R. Tolkien as he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at school.  Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, Colm Meaney. Biography, drama, war. (PG-13, 1 hr & 52 mins, 2019)

Morris County Library Shows Free Films Fridays

Glass, Oct. 18: Security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has 24 personalities. James McAvoy, Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson. Drama, sci-fi, thriller. (PG-13, 2 hrs & 9 mins, 2018)

Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Oct. 25: The crypto-zoological agency Monarch faces off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Millie Bobby Brown. Action, adventure, fantasy. (PG-13, 2 hrs & 12 mins, 2019)

library-logoImportant 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 or check the schedule.