Midday Movies at Putterham

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

Wednesdays, 1:30 PM



Oct 1, 2014

1940. 2 hrs, 10 min. Not Rated. Hitchcock’s Academy Award winning rendition of the Daphne Du Maurier novel. A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. Stars: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine.


Words and Pictures

Oct 8, 2014

2013. 1 hr, 51 min. Rated PG-13. An art instructor and an English teacher form a rivalry that ends up with a competition at their school in which students decide whether words or pictures are more important. Stars: Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche.


Dolores Claiborne

Oct 15, 2014

1995. 2 hrs, 12 min. Rated R. A big-city reporter travels to the small town where her mother has been arrested for the murder of an elderly woman that she works for as a maid. Stars: Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Christopher Plummer.


Romancing the Stone

Oct 22, 2014

1984. 1 hr, 46 min . Rated PG. A romance writer sets off to Colombia to ransom her kidnapped sister, and soon finds herself in the middle of a dangerous adventure. Stars: Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito.


Halloween Double Feature: Village of the Damned & Children of the Damned

Oct 29, 2014

Village of the Damned - 1960. 1 hr, 17 min. NR. In the English village of Midwich, the blond-haired, glowing-eyed children of uncertain paternity prove to have frightening powers. Stars: George Sanders, Barbara Shelley, Martin Stephens
Children of the Damned - 1964. 1 hr, 30 min. NR. Scientists become fascinated when a new standard of international intelligence tests show that Paul Looran, a British boy, has amazing mental abilities. The tests also show that six other children are similarly gifted. These children are brought to England. When the various governments become anxious about losing control of the children, the children band together and take over an abandoned church. Star: Ian Hendry, Alan Badel, Barbara Ferris.