Movie Mondays & More

Movie Mondays

Mondays, weekly | 6:30 PM | Watertown Savings Bank Room

Looking for a communal watching experience without paying movie theater prices?  Join us for Movie Mondays!  We'll take a cinematic journey through new releases and great films from around the world.

  1. Current Films
  2. Past Films

June

6/6 – American Underdog [PG], 112 min
The story of NFL MVP and Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner, who went from stocking shelves at a supermarket to becoming an American Football star.

6/13  Marry Me [PG-13], 112 min
Music superstars Kat Valdez and Bastian are getting married before a global audience of fans. But when Kat learns, seconds before her vows, that Bastian has been unfaithful, she instead decides to marry Charlie, a stranger in the crowd.

6/20 Summer of Soul [PG-13], 118 min
Documentary about the legendary 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival which celebrated African-American music and culture and promoted Black pride and unity.

6/27  Major! [NR], 95 min
Documentary film exploring the life and campaigns of Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, a formerly incarcerated Black transgender elder and activist who has been fighting for the rights of trans women of color for over 40 years.

July

7/4 – Library closed, no movie

7/11 – The 355 [PG-13], 124 min
When a top-secret weapon falls into mercenary hands, a wild card CIA agent joins forces with three international agents on a lethal mission to retrieve it, while staying a step ahead of a mysterious woman who's tracking their every move.

7/18  Fatherhood [PG-13], 110 min
A father brings up his baby girl as a single dad after the unexpected death of his wife who died a day after their daughter's birth.

7/23 The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent [R], 105 min
In this action-packed comedy, Nicolas Cage plays Nick Cage, channeling his iconic characters as he's caught between a superfan (Pedro Pascal) and a CIA agent (Tiffany Haddish).

August

8/1 – The Outfit [R], 90 min
An expert cutter must outwit a dangerous group of mobsters in order to survive a fateful night.

8/8  Ghostbusters: Afterlife [PG-13], 124 min
When a single mom and her two kids arrive in a small town, they begin to discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind.

8/15 Compartment Number 6 [R], 107 min (Russian language film)
As a train weaves its way up to the arctic circle, two strangers share a journey that will change their perspective on life.

8/22  The Lost City [PG-13], 92 min
A reclusive romance novelist on a book tour with her cover model gets swept up in a kidnapping attempt that lands them both in a cutthroat jungle adventure.

8/29  Dog [PG-13], 101 min
Two former Army Rangers are paired against their will on the road trip of a lifetime. Briggs (Channing Tatum) and Lulu (a Belgian Malinois) race down the Pacific Coast to get to a fellow soldier's funeral on time.

Mad About the Movies

Third Wednesday, monthly | 7 PM | Raya Stern Trustees Room

Watch each month's movie on Kanopy, Hoopla, or library DVD, then join us for a discussion led by Kevin Carson, a Watertown resident and film buff with an MFA in Filmmaking and Film Studies. 

  1. Current Films
  2. Past Films

June

Wednesday, 6/15 – Magnolia [R], available on Kanopy

This sprawling character study follows 10 people whose damaged lives intersect—often by sheer coincidence—during a single day in Southern California's San Fernando Valley.

July

Wednesday, 7/20 – The Battle of Algiers [NR], available on Kanopy

One of the most influential political films in history, The Battle of Algiers vividly re-creates a key year in the tumultuous Algerian struggle for independence from the occupying French in the 1950's.

August

Wednesday, 8/17 – The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) [R], available on Kanopy

A gang of armed professionals hijack a New York subway train somewhere outside the Pelham station threatening to kill one hostage per minute unless their demands are met.