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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Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens

May 4, 2016

(2015) PG-13 2 hr, 16 min Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts to rule the galaxy and only a ragtag group of heroes can stop them, along with the help of the Resistance. Nominated for 5 Academy Awards. Stars: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac , Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher.

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The Revenant

May 11, 2016

(2015) R 2hr, 36 min A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. Won 3 Academy awards, including best actor and best director. Based on the novel by Michael Punke. Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter.

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The Danish Girl

May 18, 2016

(2015) R 1 hr, 59 min A fictitious love story loosely inspired by the lives of Danish artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer. Alicia Vikander won the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, and Eddie Redmayne was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Also stars Amber Heard.

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In the Heart of the Sea

May 25, 2016

(2015) PG-13 2 hr, 2 min A recounting of a New England whaling ship's sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick. Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson.