Lakewood Public Cinema
See a film at Lakewood Public Library every Saturday evening at 6:00 p.m. These free events take place in the cozy confines of the Main Library Basement Auditorium on a digitally-projected big screen. Be sure to pick up a Film Calendar on your next visit. As always, the programs at Lakewood Public Library are free and open to the public.
Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill. Young runaways Martha Ivers (Barbara Stanwyck) and boyfriend Sam Masterson (Van Heflin) are found. Shes returned home to rich aunt Mrs. Ivers (Judith Anderson). Hours later, the woman falls down a flight of stairs and dies. Martha and friend Walter ONeil (Kirk Douglas) are the only witnesses and claim it was […] Read More
Directed by Paolo Taviani and Vittorio Taviani. In Italian folklore, the Night of San Lorenzo is the night when dreams come true. Every shooting star fulfills a wish, but in a small Italian village in 1944, the only wish is for peace. The villagers of San Martino must flee their homes after hearing of Nazi […] Read More
In 1931 Berlin, British academic Brian Roberts (Michael York) lives a lonely existence in a boarding house, until he meets his vivacious neighbor Sally Bowles (Liza Minnelli). This season we will highlight excellence in film by showing Oscar Award-winning films. This film earned eight Academy Awards, including Best Actress and Best Director. Read More
Terry Meehan rides back into town with a new film series, Dry Spell: Westerns of the 1980s. The Long Riders follows the exploits of a band of robbers led by Jesse James, Cole Younger and their brothers. To emphasize the brotherly motif, the films cast includes four sets of real-life siblings: Stacy and James Keach, […] Read More