UNION — The Union Public Library will screen four Hollywood films dealing with espionage, sabotage, and code breaking as part of a series starting on Tuesday, Jan. 4. The movies will be presented at 2 p.m. every Tuesday, running through Jan. 25. The public is invited to this admission-free event.
“Triple Cross,” starring Christopher Plummer and Yul Brynner, opens the series on Jan. 4. This is the true story of Eddie Chapman, a notorious British safecracker who turned double agent during World War II.
Alfred Hitchcock’s “Saboteur” starring Robert Cummings and Priscilla Lane, will be screened on Jan. 11. “From Russia With Love,” starring Sean Connery and Robert Shaw, will be featured on Jan. 18. In this film, James Bond searches Istanbul for a stolen Russian decoding.
“The Windtalkers,” starring Nicolas Cage and Mark Ruffalo, will conclude the series on January 25th. Windtalkers is the true story of Navaho code talkers during World War II, the Marines’ new secret weapon.
The Union Public Library is located at 1980 Morris Avenue in Union. For more information, call the reference department at 1-908-851-5450, ext. 5452.
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