Movies & Music
HPL Movie Night
This month we're showing two movies as part of our Great War Centenary series. All Quiet on the Western Front will be shown on Thursday, November 13 at 1:00 in the afternoon. And War Horse will be shown on Wednesday evening, November 19 at 7:00 - our usual movie night time.
All Quiet on the Western Front - November 13 from 1:00 - 3:30
We are proud to show this classic, academy award winning film from 1930.
This brilliant adaptation of the book by Enrich Maria Remarque is one of the greatest war films ever made. We hope you are able to attend this special, afternoon screening. Unrated.
War Horse - November 19 from 7:00 - 9:30
War Horse is a war drama film set during the First World War and directed by Steven Spielberg. It is an adaptation of British author Michael Morpurgo's 1982 children's novel of the same name.
Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on. Rated PG-13.
If you would like more information about our monthly movie night, please contact the main desk at 781-741-1405, or ask a staff member the next time you're in the library!
See you at the movies! We'll supply the popcorn!
Movie Site License
The Library has purchased a public performance movie site license permitting the showing of a wide variety of major studio releases within the Library. Organizations wishing to show a movie for group viewing at the Library should contact the AV Department at 781-741-1405 x1407.