The Public

  • 2018
  • USA
  • 1h 59min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Emilio Estevez
  • Cast: Alec Baldwin, Emilio Estevez, Gabrielle Union

Stuart (Estevez) is a member of staff at a Cincinnati public library who finds that on the coldest night of the year, the homeless refuse to leave. Old-fashioned but topical and worthy drama about inequality, with a strong ensemble cast.

Read review

Performance times

This film is not currently showing in cinemas.

Reviews & features

The Public

17 Feb 20203 stars

Emilio Estevez directs and heads up an impressive ensemble in this stirring social issue drama

Emilio Estevez has quietly forged a directorial career from films that reflect his liberal values and ethical concerns. His notable credits include The Way and Bobby. The Public is no exception and at times feels a worthy successor to the social issue…

Tell us more about this listing.