Movies @ Main: Money Matters

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.

Where: Woodbridge Main Library Meeting Room

When: 2:00 PM


March 3

The Accountant (2016)

As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.

Director: Gavin O'Connor

Stars:  Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons 


March 10

Trading Places (1983)

A snobbish investor and a wily street con artist find their positions reversed as part of a bet by two callous millionaires.

Director: John Landis

Stars: Eddie Murphy, Dan Aykroyd, Ralph Bellamy


March 17

The Big Short (2015)

Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight.

Director: Adam McKay

Stars: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling


March 24

Catch Me if You Can  (2002)

The true story of Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars' worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor.

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken


March 31 

Color of Money (1986)

Fast Eddie Felson teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback

Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Paul Newman, Tom Cruise, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio 


April 7

Margin Call (2011)

Follows the key people at an investment bank, over a 24-hour period, during the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis.

Director: J.C. Chandor

Stars: Zachary Quinto, Stanley Tucci, Kevin Spacey


April 21

Pursuit of Happyness (2006)

A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor.

Director: Gabriele Muccino

Stars: Will Smith, Thandie Newton, Jaden Smith