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February 2019

John Ford’s “The Searchers”

Tuesday February 19, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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John Wayne plays ex-Confederate soldier Ethan Edwards, an Indian-hater who believes more in bullets than words. He’s out to find his young niece, who’s been taken captive by the renegade Comanches who massacred her family. In his obsessive quest, Ethan finds something unexpected: his own humanity. Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, and Natalie Wood also star. Free admission & refreshments.

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John Ford’s “The Quiet Man”

Tuesday February 26, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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Winner of two Academy Awards and nominated for five others. John Ford directs John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara in this romantic comedy. Sean Thornton, an American prizefighter who swears off boxing after accidentally killing an opponent, returns to the Irish town of his birth, and finds happiness when he falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor. Trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry.

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March 2019

Meet the Author: Colin Woodard

Saturday March 2, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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In an American Nations/American Character fusion talk, Woodard will discuss North America's rival regional cultures and their effect on history, politics, and the American future, while also exploring the ongoing debates throughout history between the fight for individual rights and the community as a whole. His other books include The Lobster Coast: Rebels, Rusticators, and the Struggle for a Forgotten Frontier; Ocean’s End: Travels Through Endangered Seas; and The Republic of Pirates: Being the True and Surprising Story of the…

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John Ford’s “Mister Roberts”

Tuesday March 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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James Cagney, Henry Fonda, and Jack Lemmon star in this comedy-drama about life aboard a Navy cargo ship in Pacific waters during World War II. The monotonous non-combat duty of a fun-loving crew is enlivened by a feud between the petty, intolerant captain and an impetuous, highly-respected cargo officer whose continuous efforts to get a transfer to combat duty are blocked by the captain. Jack Lemmon won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar; the film was nominated for Best Picture.

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John Ford’s “How Green Was My Valley”

Tuesday March 12, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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Based on the novel by Richard Llewellyn. A man looks back on his life as a boy in a small Welsh mining town. His reminiscences reveal the disintegration of his closely knit family while capturing the sentiments and issues of their time. Starring Walter Pidgeon and Maureen O’Hara. Academy Award winner for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor, Best Art Direction, and Best Cinematography.

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John Ford’s “Young Mr. Lincoln”

Tuesday March 19, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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Henry Fonda stars in a fictionalized account of the early life of the American president as a young lawyer facing his greatest court case. Before he became known to his nation and the world, Lincoln moves from a Kentucky cabin to Springfield, Illinois to begin his law practice. He defends two men accused of murder in a political brawl, suffers the death of his girlfriend Ann, courts his future wife Mary Todd, and agrees to go into politics.

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John Ford’s “The Grapes of Wrath”

Tuesday March 26, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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The Joad clan, introduced to the world in John Steinbeck’s iconic novel, is looking for a better life in California. After their drought-ridden farm is seized by the bank, the family — led by just-paroled son Tom — loads up a truck and heads west. On the road, beset by hardships, the Joads meet dozens of other families making the same trek and holding onto the same dream. Once in California, however, the Joads soon realize that the Promised Land…

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June 2019

“Captain Blood” (1935)

Tuesday June 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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After being wrongly convicted as a traitor, Peter Blood (Errol Flynn), an English physician, is sent to exile in the British colonies of the Caribbean, where he becomes a pirate. Co-starring Olivia de Havilland and Basil Rathbone. Directed by Michael Curtiz.

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“Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl” (2003)

Tuesday June 25, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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The first (and some say the best) of the Jack Sparrow series. Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, and Keira Knightley star. Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate “Captain” Jack Sparrow to save his love–the governor’s daughter–from Jack’s former pirate allies, who are now undead. Sponsored by

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July 2019

“The Princess Bride” (1987)

Tuesday July 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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An elderly man reads his bedridden grandson the story of a farmboy-turned-pirate who encounters numerous obstacles, enemies and allies in his quest to be reunited with his true love. Directed by Rob Reiner, screenplay by William Goldman, and starring Carey Elwes, Robin Wright, and Mandy Patinkin. A cult classic! Sponsored by

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“The Black Swan” (1942)

Tuesday July 9, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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When notorious pirate Henry Morgan is made governor of Jamaica, he enlists the help of some of his former partners in ridding the Caribbean of buccaneers. When one of them apparently abducts the previous governor’s pretty daughter and joins up with the rebels, things are set for a fight. Tyrone Power, Maureen O’Hara, George Sanders and Anthony Quinn star. Sponsored by

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“Captain Phillips” (2013)

Tuesday July 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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Tom Hanks stars in the true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the U.S.-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years. Nominated for six Academy Awards and four Golden Globes. Sponsored by

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“The Crimson Pirate” (1952)

Tuesday July 23, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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Burt Lancaster plays a pirate with a taste for intrigue and acrobatics who involves himself in the goings-on of a revolution in the Caribbean in the late 1700s. A light hearted adventure involving prison breaks, an oddball scientist, sailing ships, naval fights, and tons of swordplay. Sponsored by

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“The Buccaneer” (1958)

Tuesday July 30, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Patten Free Library, 33 Summer Street
Bath,ME04530United States
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During the war of 1812, Louisiana buccaneer Jean Lafitte assists the Americans in defending New Orleans against the attacking British war fleet. Starring Yul Brynner, Claire Bloom, Charles Boyer, and Charlton Heston. Directed by Anthony Quinn. Sponsored by

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