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BRIEF: Library to show Halloween movies

October 30, 2013


Oct. 30--LODI -- The Lodi Public Library will host a free horror movie film festival to celebrate Halloween on Thursday.

Headlined by the film "The Thing" at 6:40 p.m., the library will also show a total of three films.

Library Director Dean Gualco said the library is not allowed under it's movie permit to promote movies it shows that are not based on books.

The library's Facebook page, however, does link to IMDB accounts for both films that will be shown prior to "The Thing."

The first film that will be shown at 3 p.m. is "Ghostbusters," which is rated PG. The next film, "Poltergeist" will be shown at 4:45 p.m., also rated PG.

"The Thing" is rated R. Children under the age of 17 will not be admitted.

Snacks and water will be provided at the film festival, with short breaks between each film.

The Lodi Library is located at 201 W. Locust St., Lodi.


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