Movie Matinee

Coolidge Corner Branch Library
31 Pleasant Street, Brookline MA 02446
Telephone 617-730-2380

Thursdays
Refreshments 1:00 p.m.
Film 1:30 p.m.

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Feb 4, 2016

2015. 116 mins. PG13. This is a fresh take on the popular 1960s television series. Set in the early 1960s, at the height of the Cold War, the film centers on CIA agent Solo and KGB agent Kuryakin. The two team up on a joint mission to stop a mysterious international criminal organization which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons. Directed by Guy Ritchie 1 Stars: Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander

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The Martian

Feb 11, 2016

2015. 144 mins. PG13. During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. With only a meager amount of supplies, the stranded visitor must utilize his wits and spirit to find a way to survive on the hostile planet. It won the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, and got seven Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Actor for Damon, and Best Adapted Screenplay. Stars: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristin Wiig

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The Intern

Feb 18, 2016

2015. 120 mins. PG13. 70 year old widower Ben Whittaker had discovered that retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by a young, career-driven woman. Stars: Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Rene

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Ricki and the Flash

Feb 25, 2016

2015. 101 mins. PG13. A hard rocking musician who gave up everything for her dream of rock-and-roll stardom returns home, looking to make things right with her family. Streep stars opposite her real life daughter Mamie Gummer. Directed by Jonathan Demme. Stars: Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Mamie Gummer