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noahNoah

Drama PG-13

A man is appointed by God to carry out a crucial mission of rescue before a calamitous flood destroys the world. Also available in Blu-Ray DVD.

 

The Other Woman

Comedy PG-13

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After discovering her boyfriend is married, a woman tries to get her ruined life back on track. But when she accidentally meets the wife he’s been cheating on, she realizes they have much in common, and her sworn enemy becomes her greatest friend. When yet another affair is discovered, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge on their cheating, lying, three-timing SOB.

- posted by Ralph, Media Services

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Today is Batman Day!!!

batman 75 years

DC Entertainment announced that July 23rd, 2014 is Batman day to celebrate the 75th anniversary of one of America’s favorite superheroes!

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DC Entertainment is the publisher of Batman comic books. The library has video games, movies, graphic novels, fiction and non-fiction books available on Batman! There will be a mini display of Batman related material in front of the computers by the media desk on the main level.

evolution of batmanYou can also browse collections of books, graphic novels, and video games in the Children’s Room on the main level  and batman display in Teen Space on the 3rd floor. Plus a mini display across from the circulation desk which has a special giveaway on it (as long as supplies last!).

- posted by Stacey, Readers’ Services

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single moms clubSingle Mom’s Club

Comedy PG-13
When five struggling single moms put aside their differences to form a support group, they find inspiration and laughter in their new sisterhood, and help each other overcome the obstacles that stand in their way.

cesar chavezCesar Chavez

Drama PG-13
The story of the famed civil rights leader and labor organizer torn between his duties as a husband and father and his commitment to securing a living wage for farm workers.

Heaven is for Real

Drama PG
heaven is for realThe true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son’s extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Colton claims to have visited Heaven during a near-death experience. He recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth.

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endless loveEndless Love

Drama PG-13
A privileged girl and a charismatic boy share an instant desire that sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.

Enemy

enemyDrama R
Adam Bell, a glum, disheveled history professor who seems disinterested even in his beautiful girlfriend Mary. Watching a movie on the recommendation of a colleague, Adam spots his double; a bit-part actor named Anthony St. Clair, and decides to track him down. The identical men meet and their lives become bizarrely and irrevocably intertwined.

300: Rise of an Empire

300 Rise of an EmpireAction R
Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. He’s pitted against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal turned god Xerxes, and Artemesia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.

winters taleWinter’s Tale

Drama PG-13
Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, follow a story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil.

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The Grand Budapest Hotel

grand budapest hotelComedy R
The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune.
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Robocop

robocopAction PG-13

The year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. When Alex Murphy, a loving husband, father, and good cop, is critically injured in the line of duty, OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer. OmniCorp envisions a RoboCop in every city and even more billions for their shareholders, but they never counted on one thing. There is still a man inside the machine, pursuing justice.

Son of God

son of godDrama PG-13

The story of Jesus’ life brought to audiences through compelling cinematic storytelling that is both powerful and inspirational. Told with the scope and scale of an action epic, the film features powerful performances, exotic locales, dazzling visual effects and a rich orchestral score from Oscar-winner Hans Zimmer.

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About Last NightAbout Last Night

Comedy R
A modern reimagining of the classic romantic comedy, this contemporary version closely follows new love for two couples as they journey from the bar to the bedroom and are eventually put to the test in the real world.

Monuments Men

Drama PG-13
Monuments MenAn unlikely World War II platoon has been tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could they possibly succeed? But as the Monuments Men, as they were called, found themselves in a race against time, they would risk their lives to protect mankind’s greatest achievements. Also available in Blu-Ray DVD.

Pompeii

Drama PG-13
PompeiiSet in 79 A.D., Pompeii tells the epic story of Milo, a slave turned invincible gladiator who finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him. Also available in Blu-Ray DVD.

3 Days to Kill

Action PG-13
3 Days to KillA dangerous international spy is determined to give up his high stakes life to finally build a closer relationship with his estranged wife and daughter, whom he’s previously kept at arm’s length to keep out of danger. First, he must complete one last mission, even if it means juggling the two toughest assignments yet: hunting down the world’s most ruthless terrorist and looking after his teenage daughter for the first time in ten years while his wife is out of town.

Vampire AcademyVampire Academy

Drama PG-13
Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, half-human and half-vampire, who is preparing to be a guardian at St. Vladimir’s Academy. Her destiny is to protect the Moroi, peaceful, mortal vampires, from the evil, immortal Strigoi vampires.

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herHer

Drama R

A withdrawn writer, Theodore Twombly, falls in love with his computer’s highly advanced operating system named Samantha.

I, Frankenstein

i frankensteinHorror PG-13

Set in a dystopic present where vigilant gargoyles and ferocious demons rage in a battle for ultimate power, Victor Frankenstein’s creation Adam finds himself caught in the middle as both sides race to discover the secret to his immortality.

nut jobThe Nut Job

Comedy PG

Follow the travails of Surly, a mischievous squirrel, and his rat friend Buddy, who plan a nut store heist of outrageous proportions and unwittingly find themselves embroiled in a much more complicated and hilarious adventure.

ride alongRide Along

Comedy PG-13

Fast-talking security guard Ben joins his soon-to-be brother-in-law James on a 24-hour patrol of Atlanta in order to prove himself worthy of marrying Angela, James’s sister.

Stalingrad

stalingradForeign R

An epic look at the battle that turned the tide of World War II. A band of determined Russian soldiers fight to hold a strategic building in their devastated city against a ruthless German army, and in the process become deeply connected to two Russian women who have been living there.

that awkward momentThat Awkward Moment

Comedy R

Three best friends find themselves at that confusing ‘moment’ in every dating relationship when the decision has to be made: ‘So…where is this going?’

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