LODI, N.J. -- The Lodi Memorial Library will continue its weekly movie screenings for adults in January.
The movies are sponsored by the Friends of the Lodi Library.
January's movies include the following:
- Jan. 6: "Aloha" (2015, PG-13R, 105 mins.). A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs, the U.S. space program in Honolulu and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned to him.
- Jan. 13: "The Walk" (2015, PG, 123 mins.). Twelve people have walked on the moon, but only one man – Philippe Petit – has ever walked in the immense void between the World Trade Center towers. Guided by his real-life mentor, Papa Rudy, and aided by an unlikely band of international recruits, Petit and his gang overcome long odds, betrayals, dissension, and countless close calls to conceive and execute their mad plan.
- Jan. 20: "The Intern" (2015, PG-13, 121 mins.). Jules Ostin is a young woman running a thriving online fashion website. Convinced by her employees to enact a senior outreach program, she hires 70-year-old retiree Ben Whittaker as an intern. Ben initially has much to learn, and finds that the modern business world isn't anything like he remembers. However, as Ben acclimates himself it becomes clear that he has plenty to teach the young people around him. In the end, it may be Ostin that learns the most valuable lessons of all.
- Jan. 27: "Shanghai" (2015, R, 104 mins.). Nothing is what it seems in this Casablanca-style international thriller set in the ancient Chinese city a week before the attack on Pearl Harbor. U.S. secret agent Paul Soames has just arrived to investigate the murder of his best friend, only to become quickly immersed in a web of conspiracy and lies that beset the city. Shadowed by a Japanese intelligence officer Tanaka Soames’ investigation quickly centers on a charismatic local gangster, Anthony Lanting (Chow Yun-Fat) – and Lanting’s beautiful wife, Anna Before long, Soames and Anna are involved in an affair that will put everything they have at stake.