Esther Williams Film Series | Jan 8-29

Break out the popcorn, Lower Mills Branch is showing classic movies. 

Thrill of a Romance 

  • 1945, NR -105 Min
  • Friday, January 8, 1pm

An army corpsman on vacation falls for lovely, but newly married, swimming instructor. 


  • 1947, NR-104 Min
  • Friday, January 15, 1pm

Mario wants to be a musician; his parents want him to be a matador. Lucky for Mario, his sister Maria is happy to take over for him in the ring.

Pagan Love Song

  • 1950, NR-76 Min
  • Friday January 22, 1pm

When a tourist in the South Seas mistakes another tourist for a native, he instantly falls in love with her and begins courting Tahitian traditions. 

Million Dollar Mermaid

  • 1952, NR - 115 Min
  • Friday, January 29, 1pm

An Aspiring ballet dancer joins her father in England and needs to find work fast. Her swimming skills and bold stunts soon attract attention. 


Where: Lower Mills Branch Library, 27 Richmond St, Dorchester Center, MA 02124