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Stardust @Claremont

A Victorian lad retrieves a fallen star that transforms into a beautiful woman whose magic is coveted by a witch in this stylish and whimsical fantasy.

Based on the novel by Neil Gaiman and starring Claire Danes, Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro, Charlie Cox, and Sienna Miller.

Join us each Wednesday evening at the Claremont Branch Library and enjoy the company of fellow film lovers and a terrific film.

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Dune: Part II @Claremont

“Dune: Part Two” explores the mythic journey of Paul Atreides as he unites with Chani and the Fremen while on a path of revenge against the conspirators who destroyed his family. Facing a choice between the love of his life and the fate of the known universe, he endeavors to prevent a terrible future only he can foresee.

Please note this movie will begin at 4:30p, an hour earlier than usual, due to its 195 minute running time. 

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Dune: Part I @Claremont

A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, who must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure the future of his family and his people. As malevolent forces explode into conflict over the planet’s exclusive supply of the most precious resource in existence—a commodity capable of unlocking humanity’s greatest potential—only those who can conquer their fear will survive.

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Dumb Money @Claremont

Dumb Money is the ultimate David vs. Goliath tale, based on the true story of everyday people who flipped the script on Wall Street and got rich by turning GameStop (yes, the mall videogame store) into the world’s hottest company. Regular guy Keith Gill (Paul Dano) sinks his life savings into GameStop stock. When his social posts about the stock start blowing up, so does his life and the lives of everyone following him. A stock tip becomes a movement, everyone gets rich – until the billionaires fight back.

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American Fiction @Claremont

Thelonious “Monk” Ellison's writing career has stalled because his work isn't deemed “Black enough.” Monk, a writer and English professor, writes a satirical novel under the pseudonym Stagg R. Lee, aiming to expose the publishing world's hypocrisies. The novel's immediate success forces Monk to become more involved with his assumed identity and challenges his closely-held worldviews.

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Bob Marley: One Love @Claremont


Join us on Wednesdays at Claremont Branch Library for a free movie, popcorn and the company of other movie fans. Tonight's film stars Kingsley Ben-Adir as iconic musician, Bob Marley and Lashana Lynch as his wife Rita. This celebration of the life and music of a legend was made in collaboration with the Marley family and has been nominated for a BET Best Picture award. (pg-13)

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Where the Crawdads Sing @Claremont

Join us on Wednesdays at Claremont Branch Library for a free movie, popcorn and the company of other movie fans. This week's program features the book to film adaptation of Where the Crawdad's Sing, directed by Olivia Newman and Co-starring Harris Dickinson, Garret Dillahunt, and David Strathairn. Kya becomes drawn in to small town life after a man she was involved with is murdered and she becomes a suspect. (pg-13)
 

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Are You Proud @Claremont

Join us on Wednesdays at Claremont Branch Library for a free movie, popcorn and  the company of fellow film-lovers. Tonight's film is a docu-celebration of the LGBT rights movement featuring rare archive footage and interviews across a spectrum of historical campaigns while current activists in the United Kingdom celebrate the LGBTQ+ Pride movement's landmark achievements. From the 1967 Sexual Offences Act, Stonewall, AIDS crisis, Pulse night club shooting to today's treatment of Trans individuals.

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Film Club @West: Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Let's talk about movies! Join us for a screening of Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe (2023, PG-13).

Based on the best-selling YA novel of the same name by Benjamin Alire Sáenz the film centers on the friendship between two teenage Mexican-American loners in 1987 El Paso who explore a new, unusual friendship and the magical road to self-discovery.

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