Thor: Ragnarok


Wednesday, July 18 at 2:00 p.m. at the Library
AGES: 12–18 years old

Kick back, relax, and join the Library for a free showing of Thor: Ragnarok!  Imprisoned on the other side of the universe, the mighty Thor finds himself in a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against the Hulk, his former ally and fellow Avenger. Thor’s quest for survival leads him in a race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home world and the Asgardian civilization. (2017, PG-13, 2 hr 10 min)

 

Film Fanatics


Join us on the third Thursday of every month at 7:00 p.m. and take advantage of stadium seating, new HD projection, and free popcorn in the Library’s auditorium for a showing of cinematic gems you may have missed. Admission to the show is free! Film titles for this program are announced one month prior to the event.

May 17 | June 21 | July 19 | August 16


Thursday, May 17 – Dunkirk

In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from British and French forces, troops were slowly and methodically evacuated from the beach using every serviceable naval and civilian vessel that could be found. At the end of this heroic mission, 330,000 French, British, Belgian and Dutch soldiers were safely evacuated.

(2017, Rated PG-13, 1 hour 47 minutes)

Please note: all Film Fanatics showings will be at the Bensenville Library

Summer Monday Matinees


Mondays at 11:00 a.m. at the Bensenville Library
June 11 – July 23

Join the library every Monday at 11:00 a.m. and take advantage of stadium seating, new HD projection, and free popcorn in the Library’s auditorium for Monday Matinees. Each week we will feature one of our favorite Disney classic animated films. Admission to the show is free!

June 11 Fox and the Hound

June 18Oliver and Company

June 25 — Pinocchio

July 2Jungle Book

July 9101 Dalmatians

July 16The Aristocats

July 23Bambi

 

 

 

Foreign Language Film Series


Join us on the second Monday of every month at 7:00 p.m. and take advantage of stadium seating, new HD projection, and free popcorn in the Library’s auditorium for our Foreign Language Film Series, featuring films in a variety of languages. Admission is free! All films will be presented in their native languages with English subtitles.

May 14 | June 11 | July 9 | August 13


Monday, May 14 – Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla

Mexican General Ignacio Zaragoza  leads badly outnumbered and outgunned troops to defend the city of Puebla from invading French forces.

(2013, rated r, 2 hours 5 minutes) – Language: Spanish

Please note: all Foreign Language Film Series showings will be at the Bensenville Library


Monday, June 11 – [Rec]

A reporter and her cameraman record the horrifying outbreak of a disease that turns humans into vicious cannibals.

(2007, rated R, 1 hour 18 minutes) – Language: Spanish

Please note: all Foreign Language Film Series showings will be at the Bensenville Library


Monday, July 9 – Amelie

A fanciful comedy about a young woman who discretely orchestrates the lives of the people around her, creating a world exclusively of her own making.

(2001, rated R, 2 hours 9 minutes) – Language: French

Please note: all Foreign Language Film Series showings will be at the Bensenville Library


Monday, August 13 – 3 Idiotas

Two lifelong friends embark on a quest to find a college buddy who disappeared without a trace the day before graduation.

(2017, rated PG-13, 1 hour 46 minutes) – Language: Spanish

Please note: all Foreign Language Film Series showings will be at the Bensenville Library

Family Movie Night


Join the Library the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m. and take advantage of stadium seating, new HD projection, and free popcorn in the Library’s auditorium for a showing of our favorite family films. Admission to the show is free! Film titles for this program are announced one month prior to the event.

June 5 | July 3 | August 7


Tuesday, June 5 – Ferdinand

Ferdinand is a young bull who escapes from a training camp in rural Spain after his father never returns from a showdown with a matador. Adopted by a girl who lives on a farm, Ferdinand’s peaceful existence comes crashing down when the authorities return him to his former captors. With help from a wisecracking goat and three hedgehogs, the giant but gentle bovine must find a way to break free before he squares off against El Primero, the famous bullfighter who never loses.

(2017 | Rated PG | 1 hour 48 minutes)

Please note: all Family Movie Night showings will be at the Bensenville Library