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Our Take On: "The 39 Steps" [1935]

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What Are "The 39 Steps"?

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SAG Award Winners for 2016!

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SAG (Screen Actors Guild)  Winners!

Check this out to see who won – and link to the full list of nominees & winners!

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It's Oscar Time - Our Oscar Contest Starts Monday!

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Do you like to guess who you think will win the Oscars? Do you watch them? Or just follow the buzz in the media & with friends? Want to win some awesome prizes just for taking a wild guess at them?

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Lisle Library Remembers David Bowie

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There was sad news in the music and film communities today: legendary musician and talented actor, David Bowie has passed away. See how we're celebrating his life.

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Our 2016 List of Golden Globe Nominees Now Has the Winners!

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Happy Cinema Ceremony Season! We've just had the first serious match up for film awards: the Golden Globes. 

Our list of this year's Golden Globe nominees has been updated in the "Just Between Frames Pages" links on the right side of this site. And there's more...!

Next up: the Screen Actor's Guild Awards, also known as the SAG Awards. The awards will be held at the Shrine Auditorium in LA on Jan. 30.

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Our Take On: "A Fish Called Wanda"

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What happens when you combine Monty Python players with the classic screwball comedy formlua?  Magic!

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A Special Prize at Our December 14th Meeting!

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A bit of Hollywood history has come our way - just in time for the season of giving ...

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Our Take On: "It Happened One Night"

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This month's feature is widely considered to by the very definition of a screwball comedy -- did we agree?

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Horroween 2015 -- Begins Tomorrow Night!

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Join us for the first of three great classic horror films, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, The Wolf Man, and Frankenstein Meets The Wofl Man. All three are hosted by classic horror afecianado, Richard Flint! if you haven't come before, Richard always shares great insights &  fun facts about each feature. And there iwll be popcorn.Our first film will be ...

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Our Take On: "Some Like it Hot"

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How do two '20s jazz musicians escape from the Chicago mob? 


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The Naperville Independent Film Festival: Sept. 12th - 19th 2015

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It's tim for the 8th Annual Naperville Independent Film Festival!

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What Will We Be Seeing & Talking About in 2016?

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One Year. 

Four Themes.

Eleven Movies!!

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A New "Sherlock" for Christmas!

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The BBC has done it again -- giving fans of the TV show Sherlock another creative twist...

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Our Take On: "Public Enemies"

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How did Johnny Depp do in portaying John Dillinger? This and the burning question about waitress licenses are addressed in this discussion.

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Coming Soon!! The Summer Read Kickoff - This Saturday!!

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The whole library is celebrating Summer -- and the start of  Summer Read -- with a great kickoff party for everyone!

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