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Ramin Bahrani, Ashok Amritraj, Kevin Turen, Justin Nappi, Andrew Garfield
Description: When a single father Dennis Nash is evicted from his home, his only chance to win it back is to go to work for Rick Carver, the charismatic and ruthless businessman who evicted him in the first place. It's a deal-with-the-devil that provides security for his family; but as Nash falls deeper into Carver's web, he finds his situation grows more brutal and dangerous than he ever imagined.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
James Bowen
Description: As Street Cat Bob and James spend a cold and challenging December on the streets together, James once more draws strength and inspiration from his extraordinary cat--learning important lessons about the true meaning of Christmas along the way. From the day James rescued a street cat, they began a friendship which has transformed both their lives and, through their books touched millions around the world. In this new story of their journey together, James looks back at the last Christmas they spent scraping a living on the streets and how Bob helped him through one of his toughest times--providing strength, friendship and inspiration but also teaching him important lessons about the true meaning of Christmas along the way.--From statement provided by publisher.
Call Number: LP 636.8 Bow
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 20, 2022
Clint Eastwood, Jason Hall, Robert (Robert B.) Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper
Description: U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield. However, his reputation is also growing behind enemy lines, putting a price on his head and making him a prime target of insurgents. He is also facing a different kind of battle on the home front: striving to be a good husband and father from halfway around the world.
Call Number: Action
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Asif Kapadia, James Gay-Rees, Chris (Film editor) King, Amy Winehouse, Mark Ronson
Description: The incredible story of six-time Grammy winner Amy Winehouse - in her own words. Featuring extensive unseen archival footage and previously unheard tracks, this strikingly modern, moving, and vital film shines a light on our culture and the world we live in today.
Call Number: B Win
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Jason R Savage, Don Coscarelli, Bruce Campbell, Ossie Davis, Ella Joyce
Description: Mud Creek, Texas is about to get all shook up. When mysterious deaths plague the Shady Rest retirement home, it's up to "Elvis", its most sequined senior citizen and a black curmudgeon-in-chief, "JFK", to defeat a 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummy with a penchant for sucking the souls from the barely living.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Paul Anderson, Laurence Fishburne, Sam Neill, Kathleen Quinlan, Michael Kamen
Description: Event Horizon is the high-tech, pioneering research spacecraft that had mysteriously vanished, without a trace, on its maiden voyage seven years earlier. But a weak, persistent signal from the long-missing craft prompts a rescue team to wing its way throught the galaxy on a bold rescue mission.
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Gavin Hood, Guy Hibbert, Ged Doherty, Colin Firth, David Lancaster
Description: Col. Katherine Powell, a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, sees her mission escalate when a girl enters the kill zone, triggering an international dispute over the implications of modern warfare.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
David Yates, J. K. Rowling, Jude Law, Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston
Description: After Newt Scamander helps to capture Gellert Grindelwald, the criminal soon escapes custody and begins gathering followers under his ideology of keeping magic for pure-blood wizards only. Albus Dumbledore, Grindelwald's truest friend, has no choice but to resist the charismatic leader and asks Newt to help thwart the plans for (wizarding) world domination.
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Jason Reitman, Gil Kenan, Ivan Reitman, Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard
Description: When a single mom and her two kids arrive in a small town, they begin to discover their connection to the original Ghostbusters and the secret legacy their grandfather left behind.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
BenDavid Grabinski, Kerry Bishé, Joel McHale, Al Madrigal, Natalie Zea
Description: After fourteen years of marriage, Tom and Janet still can't keep their hands off each other. When they discover their friends are resentful of their constant public displays of affection, the couple starts to question the loyalty of everyone around them. Then, a visit from a mysterious stranger thrusts them into an existential crisis, leading to a dead body, a lot of questions, and a very tense couples' vacation in this dark romantic comedy.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Brad Peyton, Brian. 1970- Gunn, Mark Gunn, Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson
Description: The new journey begins when young adventurer Sean receives a coded distress signal from a mysterious island where no island should exist, a place of strange life forms, mountains of gold, deadly volcanoes, and more than one astonishing secret. Unable to stop him from going, Sean's new stepfather joins the quest. Together with a helicopter pilot and his beautiful, strong-willed daughter, they set out to find the island.
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Mike Figgis, Nicolas Cage, Elisabeth Shue, Julian Sands, John O'Brien
Description: A drunk leaves behind his life and goes to Las Vegas to drink himself to death, and meets a prostitute who tries to save him.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Wayne Wang, Jennifer Lopez, Ralph Fiennes, Stanley Tucci, Natasha Richardson
Description: Marisa Ventura is a struggling single mom who works at a posh Manhattan hotel and dreams of a better life for her and her young son. One day, a hotel guest mistakes her for a wealthy socialite and they fall madly in love. When Marisa's true identity is revealed, issues of class and social status threaten to separate them.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 7, 2022
Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito, Courtney Love, Miloš Forman, Universal Pictures (Firm)
Description: A stunning portrayal of the late Andy Kaufman.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Mark Protosevich, Kurt Russell, Josh Lucas, Richard Dreyfuss, Wolfgang Petersen
Description: Over 2,000 passengers and crew are celebrating New Year's Eve aboard the luxury cruise ship 'Poseidon' on the open sea. Without warning, at midnight, a rogue wave hundreds of feet high, slams into the ship and rolls it upside down. Most of the passengers and crew are killed outright, but several hundred remain alive in the ballroom, where the party was being held. Realizing their only hope of rescue lies at the surface of the water, a handful of survivors, led by Dylan and Robert start to make their way past falling debris, flash fires, and the ever-present threat of flooding. Their destination is the ship's propeller shafts.
Call Number: Action
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Walter Seltzer, Russell Thacher, Richard Fleischer, Stanley R Greenberg, Charlton Heston
Description: Charlton Heston plays a cop in this science-fiction horror story. The setting is New York in the year 2022, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely on a wafer-like substance called soylent. As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green."
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston, Billy Wilder
Description: An ambitious office clerk plans to get ahead by lending out his apartment to his boss, but falls in love with the boss's girlfriend.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 7, 2022
Jennifer Paxton, production company Teaching Company
Description: In The Celtic World, discover the incredible story of the Celtic-speaking peoples, whose art, language, and culture once spread from Ireland to Austria. This series of 24 lectures explains the traditional historical view of who the Celts were, then contrasts it with brand-new evidence from DNA analysis and archeology that changes our perspective on where the Celts came from. European history and culture have been profoundly affected by the Celts, from the myth of King Arthur to the very map of the United Kingdom, where the English confronted the peoples of the "Celtic Fringe."
Call Number: KIT 940.04916 Pax
Format: Kit
Date Added: Apr 7, 2022
David Charbonier, film director Vigilante (Fictitious character), Ryan Scaringe, Carter Armstrong, Meghan Weinstein
Description: Mute boy, Dylan finds a book of spells in the closet when he is left home alone in their new apartment by his father to work the night shift. Blaming himself for the recent death of his mother, Dylan summons a djinn to grant one wish. Now he must survive a night of sheer terror at the hands of the sinister creature to fulfill his heart's greatest desire.
Call Number: Horror
Format: Book
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Paul Thomas Anderson, Joanne Sellar, Daniel Lupi, Megan Ellison, Joaquin Phoenix
Description: In post-World War II America, a naval veteran arrives home unsettled and uncertain of his future, until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader.
Call Number: Drama
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Guillermo del Toro, Vanessa Taylor, J. Miles Dale, Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer
Description: An otherworldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment.
Call Number: SciFi/Fantasy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
Michael Lehmann, Cari-Esta Albert, Audrey Wells, Uma Thurman, Janeane Garofalo
Description: Abby, a savvy, witty veterinarian who hosts her own radio talk show, is anything but confident when it comes to love. A petite brunette, she describes herself as tall and blonde when Brian, a caller who is smitten with her radio persona, asks her on a date. She then talks her tall, blonde neighbor Noelle into assuming her identity, setting off an escalating series of hilarious and romantic crises.
Call Number: Comedy
Format: DVD
Date Added: Apr 6, 2022
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99 Homes
Ramin Bahrani, Ashok Amritraj, Kevin Turen, Justin Nappi, Andrew Garfield
Drama
Leaving Las Vegas
Mike Figgis, Nicolas Cage, Elisabeth Shue, Julian Sands, John O'Brien
Drama
A Gift From Bob How A Street Cat Helped One Man Learn The Meaning Of Christmas
James Bowen
LP 636.8 Bow
Maid In Manhattan
Wayne Wang, Jennifer Lopez, Ralph Fiennes, Stanley Tucci, Natasha Richardson
Comedy
American Sniper
Clint Eastwood, Jason Hall, Robert (Robert B.) Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper
Action
Man On The Moon
Jim Carrey, Danny DeVito, Courtney Love, Miloš Forman, Universal Pictures (Firm)
Comedy
Amy
Asif Kapadia, James Gay-Rees, Chris (Film editor) King, Amy Winehouse, Mark Ronson
B Win
Poseidon
Mark Protosevich, Kurt Russell, Josh Lucas, Richard Dreyfuss, Wolfgang Petersen
Action
Bubba Ho-tep
Jason R Savage, Don Coscarelli, Bruce Campbell, Ossie Davis, Ella Joyce
Comedy
Soylent Green
Walter Seltzer, Russell Thacher, Richard Fleischer, Stanley R Greenberg, Charlton Heston
SciFi/Fantasy
Event Horizon
Paul Anderson, Laurence Fishburne, Sam Neill, Kathleen Quinlan, Michael Kamen
SciFi/Fantasy
The Apartment
Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston, Billy Wilder
Comedy
Eye In The Sky
Gavin Hood, Guy Hibbert, Ged Doherty, Colin Firth, David Lancaster
Drama
The Celtic World
Jennifer Paxton, production company Teaching Company
KIT 940.04916 Pax
Fantastic Beasts. The Crimes Of Grindelwald
David Yates, J. K. Rowling, Jude Law, Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston
SciFi/Fantasy
The Djinn
David Charbonier, film director Vigilante (Fictitious character), Ryan Scaringe, Carter Armstrong, Meghan Weinstein
Horror
Ghostbusters : Afterlife
Jason Reitman, Gil Kenan, Ivan Reitman, Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard
Comedy
The Master
Paul Thomas Anderson, Joanne Sellar, Daniel Lupi, Megan Ellison, Joaquin Phoenix
Drama
Happily
BenDavid Grabinski, Kerry Bishé, Joel McHale, Al Madrigal, Natalie Zea
Comedy
The Shape Of Water
Guillermo del Toro, Vanessa Taylor, J. Miles Dale, Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer
SciFi/Fantasy
Journey 2 The Mysterious Island
Brad Peyton, Brian. 1970- Gunn, Mark Gunn, Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson
SciFi/Fantasy
The Truth About Cats & Dogs
Michael Lehmann, Cari-Esta Albert, Audrey Wells, Uma Thurman, Janeane Garofalo
Comedy