movies

Americans At War: A Tribute In Film

A nation conceived in war harbors a keen awareness of the costs borne by those who take up arms in her name. From its fragile beginnings under the generalship of a gentleman farmer from Virginia, the United States has found willing Americans of every generation ready to answer their nation’s call to service. We now invite your participation in a call to recognition and gratitude.

Anime Movie Night @ the Library

Join us at the Antioch Branch on September 12th at 6:30 p.m. and watch Case Closed, one truth prevails: The Phantom of Barker Street.

First Friday Films Are Back

Join us here at the Lee's Summit Branch for the return of the First Friday Film Series. 

Movie Review: Warrior

Judging by last weekend's box office records, most movie-goers went to see Contagion or The Help. As interested as I was in seeing The Help, it was Friday's release of Warrior that I'd been waiting for.

Anime Movie Night At the Library

Join us and watch Case Closed, One Truth Prevails. Movie: The Last Wizard of the Century at the Antioch Branch on October 10th at 6:30 p.m.

First Friday Films Love King Kong

Come join us on Friday October 7th at 2:00 p.m. The Lee's Summit Branch will be viewing the eighth wonder of the world, the one and only King Kong. Of course, we'll be watching the original and best version of the giant ape from 1933, starring Fay Wray and Robert Armstrong.

As always, the popcorn and punch are on us.

Beth A.
Lee's Summit Branch

One for the Money

Janet Evanovich readers will be pleased to know that Hollywood has finally swooped up the Stephanie Plum series.

My Perfect Pride & Prejudice

Have you ever wondered what your favorite movie would be like if you could cast it? I actually think about it a lot.

First Friday Films: December Edition

Join us for our First Friday Film on December 2 at 2 p.m. for one of Walt Disney's live action masterpieces: 20,000 Leauges Under the Sea, starring Kirk Douglas and James Mason. As always, the popcorn and drinks are on us. Come join the fun.

Beth A.
Lee's Summit Branch

The Muppets

It's time to play the music. It's time to light the lights. It's time to meet the Muppets...

As a child of the 80s who grew up with Sesame Street, reruns of the classic Muppet Show, and a love for all things created by the wonder that was Jim Henson, I was a little wary of a return of the Muppets to the silver screen.