Marvelous Movie Mondays!

Chevy Chase Library

Marvelous Movie Mondays!

Join us for great films most Mondays at 2 p.m.

Upcoming films in our Marvelous Movie Monday film series include some classics you might enjoy seeing again:
8 WomenTopsy-TurvyGreat GatsbyCitizen Kane
Jan. 28: The Queen - After the death of Princess Diana, the royal family decide that it would be best to remain hidden from the public.  But the public want the Queen to offer comfort to the people. Starring Helen Mirren.
Feb. 4: 8 Women - A family's beloved patriarch is murdered and the murderer must be one of the 8 women closest to him. Each of the eight women has a motive and a secret... One of them is guilty.  Which one?  Starring Catherine Deneuve, Fanny Ardant, & Isabel Huppert.
Feb. 11: Topsy-TurvyAfter Gilbert and Sullivan's latest play is critically panned, the frustrated team threatens to disband... until it is inspired to write The Mikado.
Feb. 25: The Great GatsbyNick Carraway finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbor, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby's circle, becoming a witness to obsession and tragedy. Starring Robert Redford and Mia Farrow.
March 4: Citizen KaneFollowing the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance: "Rosebud." Starring Orson Welles and Joseph Cotton.
March 11:  Italian for Beginners - Three lonely hearts in Denmark take a beginner's course in Italian as a way to jump-start the romance in their lives.

All films are shown with subtitles, even English language films.  After each film you are invited to rate the film!  And stick around for a discussion of the film if you like.