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Actor Spotlight - Denzel Washington

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


May 5

Magnificent Seven (2016)

Seven gunmen in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.

Director: Antoine Fuqua

Stars: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke 


May 12 

Inside Man (2006)

A police detective, a bank robber, and a high-power broker enter high-stakes negotiations after the criminal's brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation.

Director: Spike Lee

Stars:  Denzel Washington, Clive Owen, Jodie Foster


May 19

Flight (2012)

An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Stars: Denzel Washington, Nadine Velazquez, Don Cheadle


June 2 

Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

Young lovers Hero and Claudio, soon to wed, conspire to get verbal sparring partners and confirmed singles Benedick and Beatrice to wed as well.

Director: Kenneth Branagh

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Denzel Washington 


June 9 

Training Day (2001)

On his first day on the job as a Los Angeles narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes on a 24-hour training course with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears..

Director: Antoine Fuqua

Stars: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn 


June 16

The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

In the midst of the Gulf War, soldiers are kidnapped and brainwashed for sinister purposes.

Director: Jonathan Demme

Stars: Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Meryl Streep


June 23

Fences (2016)

A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.

Director: Denzel Washington

Stars: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson