Movies @ the Library
The library hosts free movies for the public throughout the year. Join us for the very best in newly released DVDs. Each movie will be chosen from the very latest DVDs that the library is allowed to show and will be announced at least one week prior to the showing.
In addition to feature films, we also show foreign films, recently released documentaries and retrospective film series.
Monday, September 15 at 6:30PM – Auditorium
DRAFT DAY (2014) R starring Kevin Costner. At the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. He must decide what he’s willing to sacrifice on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with NFL dreams. Rated R-no children.
Saturday, September 27 at 2PM – Auditorium
GODZILLA (2014) PG-13 starring Bryan Cranston and Elizabeth Olsen. The world’s most famous monster is pitted against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence. Well behaved children are welcome when accompanied by a responsible adult.
Monday, October 20 at 6:30PM – Auditorium
EDGE OF TOMORROW (2014) PG-13 starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt. In a near future, an alien race has hit the Earth in an unbeatable assault. Major William Cage has never seen a day of combat, but is dropped into a suicide mission and killed within minutes. Cage now finds himself thrown into a time loop-forcing him to live out the same day over and over, fighting and dying each time. With each ‘life’, Cage learns more fighting skills, so that when he and warrior Rita Vrataski take the fight to the aliens, they are one step closer to defeating the enemy. Well behaved children are welcome when accompanied by a responsible adult.
We haven’t picked the movies yet but please save these dates: Saturday November 22, Monday December 8 and Saturday December 20.
RETROSPECTIVE FILM SERIES-ONCE & FUTURE FILMS
Join the Newburgh Free Library for three World War II movies as we remember our late coworker, Jerry Henry, honor our nation’s veterans and celebrate OrangeREADS UNBROKEN.
Saturday, November 15 at 1PM – Auditorium
EMPIRE OF THE SUN (1987) PG starring a youthful Christian Bale. A young English boy struggles to survive under Japanese occupation during World War II. Well behaved children are welcome when accompanied by a responsible adult.
SCHINDLER’S LIST (1993) R starring Liam Neeson and Ralph Fiennes. In Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis. Rated R, no children.
Monday, November 17 – TBA
If you didn’t see it at the theater, think about joining us for free admission and popcorn. Movies are shown in the library’s upstairs auditorium. Hope to see you there!