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These are new feature films from all over the world.


Brad Anderson, Rosamund Pike, Jon Hamm, Dean Norris, Mark Pellegrino
Description: Caught in the crossfires of civil war, CIA operatives must send a former US diplomat to negotiate for the life of a friend he left behind.
Call Number: Action
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 9, 2018
Janus Metz, Sverrir Gudnason , Shia LaBeouf, Stellan Skarsgård, Tuva Novotny
Description: Wimbledon, 1980. The rainiest summer in decades. The world is waiting to see the number one tennis player in the world, Bjorn Borg, claim his fifth Wimbledon title. But few know of the drama behind the scenes: at only 24, Borg is close to the end, run-down, worn out and ridden with anxiety. Meanwhile, the challenger John McEnroe, 20, has decided to replace his former hero on the Wimbledon throne. A story about the price of success.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 9, 2018
Eric Stoltz, Skyler Gisondo, Olivia Holt, Kristin Chenoweth, Bruce Dern
Description: Two high school outsiders, Veronica, a type-A personality with Ivy League aspirations and Bernard, a quirky nerd, join forces in an attempt to overtake the local school board and eliminate the class-ranking system. Guided by their families, the two enter the perilous word of politics and, in the process, learn a thing or two about love.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jun 27, 2018
Aaron Katz, Lola Kirke, Zoë Kravitz, John Cho, Greta Lee
Description: A heinous crime tests the complex relationship between a tenacious personal assistant and her Hollywood starlet boss. As the assistant unravels the mystery, she must confront her own understanding of friendship, truth, and celebrity.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 9, 2018
Andrew Haigh, Charlie Plummer, Chloë Sevigny, Steve Zahn, Travis Fimmel
Description: Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson arrives in Portland, Oregon with his single father Ray, both of them eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds acceptance and camaraderie at a local racetrack where he lands a job caring for an aging Quarter Horse named Lean On Pete. The horse's owner Del Montgomery and his jockey Bonnie help Charley fill the void of his father's absence--until he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 11, 2018
Armando Iannucci, Olga Kurylenko, Paddy Considine, Adrian McLoughlin, Simon Russell Beale
Description: When the tyrannical ruler Stalin dies, his hapless inner circle scrambles to come up with the next evolution of the revolution, but it's clear everyone is really out for themselves. Proof that comedy, like politics, is all in the execution.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jun 27, 2018
Marc Webb, Callum Turner, Kate Beckinsale, Pierce Brosnan, Cynthia Nixon
Description: A recent college graduate who discovers that his father is cheating on his mother only to become smitten with his father's mistress. He also gets life lessons from his new neighbor.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 6, 2018
Víctor Erice, Omero Antonutti, Sonsoles Aranguren, Iciar Bollain, Lola Cardona
Description: In the North of Spain, Estrella grows up captivated by her father, a doctor with mystical powers, and by the enigma of his youth in the South, a near-mythical region whose secrets seem to haunt him more and more as time goes on. Though Erice's original vision also encompassed a long section set in the South itself, which was never made, it remains an experience of rare perfection and satisfaction.
Call Number: 863 Sur
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 6, 2018
Arnaud Desplechin, Mathieu Amalric, Marion Cotillard, Charlotte Gainsbourg,
Description: Twenty-one years ago, she ran away, And twenty-one years later, Carlotta is back from the void. But, Ismael has been busy rebuilding a life for himself with Sylvia and working on his next feature film. As Ismael's trials and tribulation unfurl, so too do those of his film's protagonist: idle, funny and reckless diplomat Ivan Dedalus. The character is a nod to the ghost of another of Desplechin's creations.
Call Number: 843 Ism
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 9, 2018
Wong Cheuk-Hon, Jinquan Hu, Chung Ling, Shih Chun, Hsu Feng
Description: A traveling scholar is tasked with translating a Buddhist sutra said to have immense power over the spirits of the afterlife. During his research, he loses his way in the mountains, encountering ghostly presences amid a haunting fantasia of color, light and landscape.
Call Number: 895.13 Leg
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 6, 2018
Alireza Khatami, Juan Margallo, Tomas Del Estal , Manuel Moron, Itziar Aizpuru
Description: When the elderly caretaker of a remote morgue discovers the body of a young woman killed during a protest, he embarks on a magical odyssey to give her a proper burial before the militia returns.
Call Number: 863 Obl
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 6, 2018
Tanuja Chandra, Irrfan Khan, Parvathy, Neha Dhupia, Annu Malik
Description: Jaya and Yogi set out on a short journey to retrace past relationships and end up in the most eventful, strange, crazy trip of their lives.
Call Number: 891.4 Qar
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 11, 2018
Michel Simon, Alain Cohen, Paul Cadéac, Claude Berri, Gérard Brach
Description: A Jewish boy living in Nazi-occupied Paris is sent by his parents to the countryside to live with an elderly Catholic couple until France's liberation. Forced to hide his identity, Claude bonds with the irascible, staunchly anti-Semitic Grandpa.
Call Number: 843 Two
Format: DVD
Date Added: Jul 6, 2018
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Beirut
Brad Anderson, Rosamund Pike, Jon Hamm, Dean Norris, Mark Pellegrino
Action
El Sur = The South
Víctor Erice, Omero Antonutti, Sonsoles Aranguren, Iciar Bollain, Lola Cardona
863 Sur
Borg Vs. McEnroe
Janus Metz, Sverrir Gudnason , Shia LaBeouf, Stellan Skarsgård, Tuva Novotny
Drama
Ismael's Ghosts
Arnaud Desplechin, Mathieu Amalric, Marion Cotillard, Charlotte Gainsbourg,
843 Ism
Class Rank
Eric Stoltz, Skyler Gisondo, Olivia Holt, Kristin Chenoweth, Bruce Dern
Comedy
Legend Of The Mountain = Shan Zhong Chuan Ji
Wong Cheuk-Hon, Jinquan Hu, Chung Ling, Shih Chun, Hsu Feng
895.13 Leg
Gemini
Aaron Katz, Lola Kirke, Zoë Kravitz, John Cho, Greta Lee
Drama
Oblivion Verses
Alireza Khatami, Juan Margallo, Tomas Del Estal , Manuel Moron, Itziar Aizpuru
863 Obl
Lean On Pete
Andrew Haigh, Charlie Plummer, Chloë Sevigny, Steve Zahn, Travis Fimmel
Drama
Qarib Qarib Singlle
Tanuja Chandra, Irrfan Khan, Parvathy, Neha Dhupia, Annu Malik
891.4 Qar
The Death Of Stalin
Armando Iannucci, Olga Kurylenko, Paddy Considine, Adrian McLoughlin, Simon Russell Beale
Comedy
The Two Of Us
Michel Simon, Alain Cohen, Paul Cadéac, Claude Berri, Gérard Brach
843 Two
The Only Living Boy In New York
Marc Webb, Callum Turner, Kate Beckinsale, Pierce Brosnan, Cynthia Nixon
Drama