Movies @ Adams Street Branch in December and January

Starting Monday December 5 and extending into January, the Adams Street Branch of the BPL will be hosting Monday Matinees - a chance to see great films for free - popcorn included! The theme is Food and Love - check out the lineup after the break. The Adams Street Branch is located at 690 Adams Street, Dorchester, MA 02122. For more information, call the branch at 617.436.6900.

 

Monday December 5, 2011 Mystic Pizza  (1988, 105 min.)  with Julia Roberts, Lili Taylor & Annabeth Gish  While slinging pizza at a local restaurant, three girls share their dreams for getting out of their small town.

 

Monday December 12, 2011   Eat Drink Man Woman  (1994, 124 min.)  directed by Ang Lee. A father tries to reach his daughters through his cooking.

 

Monday December 19, 2011   Like Water for Chocolate (1992, 105 min.) directed by Alfonso Arau. Pedro & Tita are in love; but they can only express their feelings through food...

 

Monday January 9, 2012 Julie & Julia  (2009, 123 min.) with Meryl Streep & Amy Adams.  A culinary legend provides a frustrated office worker with a new recipe for life.

 

Monday January 23, 2012  Chocolat  (2000, 121 min.)   with Juliette Binoche. A woman and her daughter open a  chocolate shop in France, which shakes up the rigid morality of the town!

 

Monday January 30, 2012  Eat Pray Love  (2010, 102 min.) with Julia Roberts

A married woman realizes how unhappy her marriage really is, and that her life needs to go in a different direction. After a painful divorce, she takes off on a round-the-world journey to "find herself".