Midday Movies at Putterham

Putterham Branch Library
959 West Roxbury Parkway, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Telephone 617-730-2385

Wednesdays, 1:30 PM

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Birdman

Apr 1, 2015

(2014) R, 119 min. A washed-up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to the opening of his Broadway play. Starring: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton. Winner of 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture.

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Whiplash

Apr 8, 2015

(2014) R, 107 min. A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential. Starring: Miles Teller, Academy Award winner J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist. Winner of 3 Academy Awards.

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Foxcatcher

Apr 15, 2015

(2014) R, 134 min. The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances. Starring: Steve Carrell, Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo. Nominated for 5 Academy Awards.

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Big Hero 6

Apr 22, 2015

(2014) PG, 102 min. The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes. Starring: Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, Jamie Chung. Academy Award winner.

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The Judge

Apr 29, 2015

(2014) R, 141 min. Big city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. Hank sets out to discover the truth and, along the way, reconnects with his estranged family. Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Robert Duvall. Academy Award nominee.