Libraries Rock Film Series
Our Libraries Rock Film Series kicks off with Singin’ In the Rain which will be shown on Tuesday, July 17 at 7 p.m. This classic starring Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds portrays the end of the silent movie era as Hollywood moved toward sound films or “talkies.” This film is rated G. A brief discussion will follow the movie.
The Libraries Rock Film Series continues with Bye Bye Birdie on Tuesday, July 24 at 7 p.m. In this 1964 film starring Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret, and Janet Leigh, fictional rock and roll star Conrad Birdie is drafted into the Army and plans are made for his good-bye performance on The Ed Sullivan Show. This film is not rated. A brief discussion will follow the movie.
Our Libraries Rock Film Series wraps up with La La Land on Tuesday, July 31 at 7 p.m. Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star in this film about a jazz pianist and aspiring actress beginning a whirlwind romance as they pursue their dreams in Los Angeles. This film is rated PG-13. A brief discussion will follow the movie.