Carlsbad CA— The Carlsbad City Library Film Series features films on the first three Wednesdays in March at Georgina Cole Library, located at 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive. Special features begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by the film at 6 p.m. Admission is free, and seating is first come, first served. Attendees are invited to stay afterward for an optional post-film discussion.
March’s film series theme is Cult Classics.
Wednesday, March 2, 6 p.m.
The Princess Bride (1987, PG, 98 min.)
Based on the William Goldman novel of the same name and directed by Rob Reiner, this fairy tale adventure is about a young woman (Robin Wright) and her one true love (Cary Elwes).
Wednesday, March 9, 6 p.m.
Young Frankenstein (1974, PG, 106 min.)
A neurosurgeon (Gene Wilder) inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Frankenstein, with its odd and funny staff. Young Frankenstein discovers the book of the mad doctor’s reanimation experiment and believes he could make it work and clear the family name.
Wednesday, March 16, 6 p.m.
Waiting for Guffman (1996, R, 84 min.)
The town of Blaine, Missouri is putting on an amateur show about the town’s history. The director invites a famous theater critic, Mr. Guffman, to see the opening night of the show. Convinced a good review will get them a place on Broadway, the minimally talented cast and crew give it their “all” and expect big things.
For more information
Library programs, 760-602-2026