Movie Matinee (formerly Senior Cinema)

Coolidge Corner Branch Library
31 Pleasant Street, Brookline MA 02446
Telephone 617-730-2380

Refreshments 1:00 p.m.
Film 1:30 p.m.


Far from the Madding Crowd

Dec 3, 2015

2015. 119 mins. PG13 In Victorian England, the independent and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer; Frank Troy, a reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor. Stars: Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen


Some Like it Hot

Dec 10, 2015

1959. 120 mins. When two musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all female band disguised as women, but further complications set in. A comedy masterpiece directed by Billy Wilder. Stars: Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon


Joyeux Noel

Dec 17, 2015

2005. 116 mins. PG13. In December 1914, an unofficial Christmas truce on the Western Front allows soldiers from opposing sides of the First World War to gain insight into each other's way of life. Stars: Diane Kruger, Benno F├╝rmann, Guillaume Canet


The Nutcracker

Dec 24, 2015

1977. 78 mins. One of the most famous productions of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker, this version from the American Ballet Theatre was shot in 1977 and features legendary ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov. With music by the National Philharmonic, the program was directed by Tony Charmoli and features Gelsey Kirkland as Clara and Alexander Minz as Drosselmeier.


Love and Mercy

Dec 31, 2015

2014. 120 mins. PG13 In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of shady therapist Dr. Eugene Landy. Stars: John Cusack, Paul Dano, Elizabeth Banks