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Newly arrived at the library!

These are new feature films from all over the world.


Mike Mills, Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Lucas Jade Zumann
Description: The story of three women who explore love and freedom in Southern California during the late 1970s.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Mar 29, 2017
J. A. Bayona, Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell
Description: Twelve-year-old Conor, dealing with his mother's illness, a less-than-sympathetic grandmother, and bullying classmates, finds a most unlikely ally when a monster appears at his bedroom window. Ancient, wild, and relentless, the monster guides Conor on a journey of courage, faith, and truth.
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Mar 29, 2017
Mark Griffiths, Amy Acker, Dylan Bruce, Camille Mitchell, Charles S. Dutton
Description: A romance author experiencing writer's block moves to Portland and falls in love with his biggest critic.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 19, 2017
Paul Wright, George Mackay, Michael Smiley, Nichola Burley, British Film Institute
Description: Aaron, a young misfit in a remote Scottish community, is the lone survivor of a strange fishing accident that claimed the lives of five men including his older brother. Spurred on by sea-going folklore and local superstition, the village blames Aaron for this tragedy, making him an outcast amongst his own people. Steadfastly refusing to believe that his brother is dead, and possessed by grief, madness and magic, Aaron sets out to recover him.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 19, 2017
Jim Jarmusch, Adam Driver, Gulshīftah Farāhānī, Barry Shabaka Henley, Cliff Smith
Description: Paterson is a bus driver in the city of Paterson, New Jersey - they share the name. Every day, Paterson adheres to a simple routine: he drives his daily route, observing the city as it drifts across his windshield and overhearing fragments of conversation swirling around him; he writes poetry into a notebook; he walks his dog; he stops in a bar and drinks exactly one beer. He goes home to his wife, Laura. By contrast, Laura's world is ever changing.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2017
Peter Berg, Mark Wahlberg, Kevin Bacon, John Goodman, J.K. Simmons
Description: The story of Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis's actions in the events leading up to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the aftermath.
Call Number: Action
Format: DVD
Date Added: Mar 29, 2017
Gareth Edwards, Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen
Description: In a period of great conflict, a group of unlikely heroes led by Jyn Erso, a daring fugitive, and Cassian Andor, a rebel spy, band together on a desperate mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction.
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2017
Martin Scorsese, Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Tadanobu Asano , Ciarán Hinds
Description: Two Catholic missionaries face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan looking for their missing mentor, at a time when Catholicism was outlawed.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Mar 29, 2017
M. Night Shyamalan, James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Haley Lu Richardson
Description: Even though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him, as well as everyone around him, as the walls between his compartments shatter apart.
Call Number: Horror
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 21, 2017
John Lee Hancock, Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll Lynch, Linda Cardellini
Description: Tells the true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers' speedy system of making the food and saw franchise potential. He maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 21, 2017
Charles McDougall, Tony Marchant, Priscilla Parish, Toby Jones, Vicky McClure
Description: The Russians are furious with the English establishment's indifference to the anarchist threat gripping the rest of Europe. So Verloc, a Russian spy, is assigned a mission: blow up the Greenwich Observatory and make it look like a terrorist attack to provoke a crackdown. Should he fail, Verloc's real identity as a spy could be exposed to his vicious comrades.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 24, 2017
John Hamburg, James Franco, Bryan Cranston, Megan Mullally, Zoey Deutch
Description: Over the holidays, Ned, an overprotective but loving dad and his family visit his daughter at Stanford, where he meets his biggest nightmare: her well-meaning but socially awkward Silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, Laird. The rivalry develops, and Ned's panic level goes through the roof when he finds himself lost in this glamorous high-tech world and learns that Laird is about to pop the question.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Mar 29, 2017
Philippe Faucon, Yasmina Nini-Faucon, Soria Zeroual, Zita Hanrot, Kenza Noah Aïche
Description: Fatima lives on her own with two daughters to support: 15-year old Souad, a teenager in revolt, and 18-year old Nesrine, who is starting medical school. Fatima speaks French poorly and is constantly frustrated by her daily interactions with her daughters. Her pride and joy, they are also a source of worry. To ensure the best possible future for them, she works odd hours as a cleaning woman. One day, she takes a fall on the stairs. On leave, Fatima begins to write to her daughters in Arabic that which she has never been able to express in French.
Call Number: 843 Fat
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 24, 2017
Emmanuelle Devos, Gabriel Byrne, Jérôme Bonnell
Description: In the short break between performances in Calais, stage actress Alix, played by the stunning Emmanuelle Devos makes a quick escape to Paris. On the train, she meets a mysterious English stranger. Drawn toward him, she follows him, loves him, for a few hours, before facing what could be a new life.
Call Number: 843 Jus
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 24, 2017
Filipe Matzembacher, Marcio Reolon, Mateus Almada, Maurício José Barcellos, Elisa Brites
Description: Having drifted apart, Martin invites his friend Tomaz to go to southern Brazil, where he is traveling to sort out a family inheritance matter. Tomaz is openly gay yet has never discussed this with Martin. Martin does know, however, and furthermore harbors an attraction for his old friend. Once the two young men arrive at the seaside cottage, inevitably, awkward feelings develop, as they explore the borders between friendship and love.
Call Number: 869.3 Sea
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 10, 2017
Bentley Dean, Martin Butler, Mungau Dain, Marie Wawa, Marceline Rofit
Description: In one of the last traditional tribes in the South Pacific, a young girl falls in love with her chief's grandson. But when war with their enemies escalates, Wawa is unknowingly betrothed as part of a peace deal. The young lovers run away, but are pursued by warriors of both tribes. With their lives on the line, the star-crossed lovers must choose between their hearts and the peaceful future of the tribe.
Call Number: 899.2 Tan
Format: DVD
Date Added: Mar 30, 2017
Pad-ma-tshe-brtan, Shide Nyima, Yangshik Tso, Tashi
Description: Tharlo is a Tibetan shepherd, used to living with little human contact. Visiting a Tibetan town in Qinghai province to obtain a proper ID card from the local police station, Tharlo surprises Police Chief Dorje by reciting from memory a lengthy excerpt from one of Chairman Mao's essays. But things develop in a romantic rather than a political direction. To prepare for his ID photo, Tharlo needs his hair washed, and so meets Yangtso, a beautiful local hairdresser. Their courtship is both exquisitely awkward and enthrallingly suspenseful.
Call Number: 895.4 Tha
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 10, 2017
Alekseĭ Mizgirëv, Sergeĭ Melʹkumov, Aleksandr Rodn︠i︡anskiĭ, Petr Fedorov, Vladimir Mashkov
Description: Returning to Saint Petersburg after a long exile, the dashing Yakovlev, a retired army officer, makes a comfortable living by winning other people's duels. An enigmatic, focused, and extremely skilled professional, he leaves a trail of dead bodies behind him as he swirls through polite society. But when Yakovlev meets the naive young Prince Tuchov and his beautiful sister, Princess Martha, the normally cold-hearted mercenary is surprised by hitherto undetected emotions.
Call Number: 891.7 Due
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 24, 2017
Johnny To, Yau Nai Hoi, Tianle Gu, Wei Zhao, Hanliang Zhong
Description: Realizing that he will be defeated in no time during a police showdown, a thug shoots himself to force the cops to cease fire and take him to the hospital. In the hospital, he claims human rights to refuse immediate treatment in order to bide time for his underlings to rescue him. The detective in charge sees through his scheme but decides to play along so as to capture his whole gang once and for all.
Call Number: 895.13 Thr
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 10, 2017
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20th Century Women
Mike Mills, Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Lucas Jade Zumann
Drama
The Secret Agent
Charles McDougall, Tony Marchant, Priscilla Parish, Toby Jones, Vicky McClure
Drama
A Monster Calls
J. A. Bayona, Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell
SciFi/Fantasy
Why Him?
John Hamburg, James Franco, Bryan Cranston, Megan Mullally, Zoey Deutch
Comedy
A Novel Romance
Mark Griffiths, Amy Acker, Dylan Bruce, Camille Mitchell, Charles S. Dutton
Comedy
Fatima
Philippe Faucon, Yasmina Nini-Faucon, Soria Zeroual, Zita Hanrot, Kenza Noah Aïche
843 Fat
For Those In Peril
Paul Wright, George Mackay, Michael Smiley, Nichola Burley, British Film Institute
Drama
Just A Sigh = Le Temps De L'aventure
Emmanuelle Devos, Gabriel Byrne, Jérôme Bonnell
843 Jus
Paterson
Jim Jarmusch, Adam Driver, Gulshīftah Farāhānī, Barry Shabaka Henley, Cliff Smith
Comedy
Seashore : Beira-mar
Filipe Matzembacher, Marcio Reolon, Mateus Almada, Maurício José Barcellos, Elisa Brites
869.3 Sea
Patriots Day
Peter Berg, Mark Wahlberg, Kevin Bacon, John Goodman, J.K. Simmons
Action
Tanna
Bentley Dean, Martin Butler, Mungau Dain, Marie Wawa, Marceline Rofit
899.2 Tan
Rogue One
Gareth Edwards, Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen
SciFi/Fantasy
Tharlo
Pad-ma-tshe-brtan, Shide Nyima, Yangshik Tso, Tashi
895.4 Tha
Silence
Martin Scorsese, Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver, Tadanobu Asano , Ciarán Hinds
Drama
The Duelist
Alekseĭ Mizgirëv, Sergeĭ Melʹkumov, Aleksandr Rodn︠i︡anskiĭ, Petr Fedorov, Vladimir Mashkov
891.7 Due
Split
M. Night Shyamalan, James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Haley Lu Richardson
Horror
Three
Johnny To, Yau Nai Hoi, Tianle Gu, Wei Zhao, Hanliang Zhong
895.13 Thr
The Founder
John Lee Hancock, Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll Lynch, Linda Cardellini
Drama