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Teen Cinema

November 27, 2012

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Throg's Neck Library
For ages 13 to 18 years

Get the old-time movie feel in the library! Come watch some classic films and past favorites on the little silver screen. Call for more details.

November 6, 2012

Battleship

 

Taylor Kitsch, Brooklyn Becker, Alexander Skarsgard
Universal Pictures; Directed by Peter Berg
Rated PG-13; 131 minutes; 2012

Inspired by Hasbro’s classic naval game characters include Lt. Alex Hopper , a Naval officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, Sam Shane, a physical therapist and Hopper’s fiancée, Hopper’s older brother, Stone, Commanding Officer of the USS Sampson; Rihanna as Petty Office Raikes, Hoper’s crewmate and a weapons specialty on the USS John Paul Jones.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 13, 2012

FEEL THE NOISE

 

Omarion Grandberry, Giancarlo Esposito, Pras
TriStar Pictures; Directed by Alejandro Chomski
Rated PG-13; 86 minutes; 2007

A young man from the South Bronx has his dreams of making it as a hip-hop star dashed when a run-in with local thugs forces him to hide in Puerto Rico with the father he never knew.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 20, 2012

A THOUSAND WORDS

Eddie Murphy, Allison Janney, Cliff Curtis
Dreamworks Films/Paramount Pictures;
Directed by Brian Robbins
Rated PG-13; 91 minutes; 2011

Fast-talking agent Jack's insincere patter is his chief weapon, but it irritates his assistant Aaron, threatens his marriage to Caroline and gets him into trouble repping guru/author Dr. Sinja. Jack suffers karmic repercussions from Sinja's magical Bodhi tree, which sheds one leaf for each word Jack speaks. After one thousand words, Jack will die.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 27, 2012

JUST GO WITH IT

Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Nicole Kidman
Columbia Pictures; Directed by Dennis Dugan
Rated PG-13; 116 minutes; 2011

Danny is a successful plastic surgeon who pretends to be unhappily married as a pick up line. When he finally meets a girl he believes to be the woman of his dreams, he doesn't use the pick-up line on her but when she finds the wedding band he uses and she believes him to be married, he has to tell her he's getting a divorce, to which she requests to meet his soon-to-be ex. He asks his office manager Katherine to pose as his wife in order to prove his story, but one lie turns into another that brings Katherine's children into his scheme, resulting in a trip to Hawaii that will change all their lives.

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