It may be awards season in Hollywood, but you wouldn’t know it by what’s playing in theaters right now.
January is typically Tinseltown’s dumping ground, when the big studios put out movies they hope critics will ignore while the films from last year pick up Oscars and Golden Globes.
But there are great movies to be seen for free in the D.C. area this week. They just came out a few years — or in some cases, several decades — ago.
Here’s the full list of free movies for the week beginning Saturday, Jan. 4: