Modern Times Film: The Big Short

Tuesdays, July 19, 2:00 PM & July 26, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. Join us this month for The Big Short, a frighteningly comedic look at how economists profited from the mid-2000s housing market meltdown. 2015. 2h 10m. Rated R.


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Finding Nemo at the HIP

Friday, June 10th, 2016, 8:30 PM.

A week before Finding Dory hits theaters, see Finding Nemo on the roof of the Harlem Irving Plaza as part of our Summer Film Series, a cooperation between the Eisenhower Library, Norridge Park District, and the HIP. Come early to enjoy fun giveaways, concessions and more!


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Modern Times Film: In the Heart of the Sea

Tuesdays, June 14, 2:00 PM & June 28, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. Join us this month for In the Heart of the Sea, a recount of the real-life 1820 maritime disaster that inspired Herman Melville to write Moby Dick. 2015. 2h 2m. Rated PG-13.


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Modern Times Film: Black Mass

Tuesdays, May 10, 2:00 PM & May 24, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. Join us this month for Black Mass starring Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger, whose collaboration with the FBI allowed him to become one of the most ruthlessly powerful gangsters in Boston history. 2015. 2h 3m. Rated R.


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Page to Screen Club: Children of Men

Sunday, May 15, 2016, 1:30 PM.

This month, we'll read Children of Men by P. D. James and will screen the Alfonso Cuaron film starring Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Michael Caine.


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Modern Times Film: Suffragette

Tuesdays, April 12, 2:00 PM & April 26, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. Join us this month for Suffragette, Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, and Meryl Streep as women willing to lose everything in their fight for equality in early-20th-century Britain. 2015. 1h 46m. Rated PG-13.


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Modern Times Film: Bridge of Spies

Tuesdays, March 08, 2:00 PM & March 22, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. Join us this month for Bridge of Spies, Stephen Spielberg's Cold War thriller starring Tom Hanks as a lawyer sent by the CIA to negotiate the release of a captured American pilot. 2015. 2h 22m. Rated PG-13.


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Page to Screen Club: Doubt

Sunday, March 13, 2016, 1:30 PM.

This month, we're starting with John Patrick Shanley’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Doubt: A Parable and will screen the film starring Meryl Streep and Philip Seymour Hoffman.


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Modern Times Film: Mr. Holmes

Tuesdays, February 09, 2:00 PM & February 23, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. Join us this month for Mr. Holmes, starring Ian McKellen as an aged, retired Sherlock Holmes looking back on his life and grappling with an unsolved case involving a beautiful woman. 2015. 1h 44m. Rated PG.


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Modern Times Film: Love and Mercy

Tuesdays, January 12, 2:00 PM & January 26, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. Join us this month for Love and Mercy, the true-life story of Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggling with psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop music masterpieces. 2014. 2h 1m. Rated PG-13.


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