Lakewood Public Cinema

See a film at Lakewood Public Library every Saturday evening. 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.

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Lakewood Public Cinema Matinee- Gilda (1945)

Directed by Charles Vidor  (110 minutes) Johnny Farrell (Glenn Ford) is a small-time American gambler, newly arrived in Buenos Aires. When he is caught cheating Farrell manages to talk his way into a job with the casino's owner, the powerful Ballin Mundson (George Macready). The two form an uneasy partnership until Mundson introduces Farrell to […] Read More

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Lakewood Public Cinema- Songcatcher (2000)

Directed by Maggie Greenwald  (109 minutes)   In 1907 a professor of musicology (Janet McTeer) is denied a promotion at the male-dominated university where she teaches. She impulsively decides to visit her sister (Jane Adams), who runs a struggling rural school in the mountains of Appalachia. There she discovers a surprising collection of English and Scotch-Irish ballads, which […] Read More

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Lakewood Public Cinema Matinee- Spellbound (1945)

Directed by Alfred Hitchcock  (101 minutes) Dr. Anthony Edwardes (Gregory Peck) arrives at a Vermont mental hospital to replace the outgoing hospital director. Dr. Constance Peterson, (Ingrid Bergman), a psychoanalyst, discovers Edwardes is an impostor. The man confesses that the real Dr. Edwardes is dead and fears he may have killed him but cannot recall anything. […] Read More