Movies @ Main: Build A Better World

Movies @ Main: Build A Better World

Now with light refreshments provided for by the Woodbridge Library Foundation; we've got entertainment covered.

Got an open Friday and are in the mood for a free matinee? Stop by for our Movies at Main film series. Movies are generously sponsored by the Friends of the Libraries of Woodbridge Township.

Where: Woodbridge Main Library Meeting Room

When: 2:00 PM

June 30

Queen of Katwe (2016)

A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess.

Director: Mira Nair

Stars: Madina Nalwanga, David Oyelowo, Lupita Nyong'o

July 7 

Loving (2016)

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple whose arrest for interracial marriage in 1960s Virginia began a legal battle that would end with the Supreme Court's historic 1967 decision.

Director: Jeff Nichols

Stars: Ruth Negga, Joel Edgerton, Will Dalton 

July 14

The Walk (2015)

In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Center towers.

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Charlotte Le Bon, Guillaume Baillargeon

July 21

Selma (2014)

A chronicle of Martin Luther King's campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965.

Director: Ava DuVernay

Stars: David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth 

July 28

Good Lie (2014)

A group of Sudanese refugees given the chance to resettle in America arrive in Kansas City, Missouri, where their encounter with an employment agency counselor forever changes all of their lives.

Director: Philippe Falardeau

Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany 

August 4

Arrival (2016)

When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.

Director: Denis Villeneuve

Stars: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker