Honor veterans and their service this Veterans Day, the 99th aniversary of the armistice that ended The Great War, World War I.
The feature will run continuously throughout the day and is shown with subtitles/closed captioning. Snacks permitted!
The film follows a group of German schoolboys, talked into enlisting at the beginning of World War I by their jingoistic teacher. The story is told entirely through the experiences of the young German recruits and highlights the tragedy of war through the eyes of individuals.
A Best Picture winner, based on Erich Maria Remarque's novel.
Director: Lewis Milestone
Production year: 1930
Studio: Universal Pictures
Runtime: 140 minutes
Cast: Lew Ayres, Louis Wolheim, Slim Summerville, Ben Alexander, John Wray
Saturday, November 11 at 10:30am to 4:30pm
Roland Park Branch, Meeting Room
5108 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21210