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crank 2 picCrank 2: High Voltage -Chelios faces a Chinese mobster who has stolen his nearly indestructible heart and replaced it with a battery-powered ticker that requires regular jolts of electricity to keep working.

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earth imageEarth – A nature documentary,aimed at children,  compiled from the vast footage of the BBC’s and The Discovery Channel’s Planet Earth series; Earth is the first nature film from the newly formed Disneynature.

sin nombre picSin Nombre – Honduran teenager Sayra (Gaitan) reunites with her father, an opportunity for her to potentially realize her dream of a life in the U.S. Moving to Mexico is the first step in a fateful journey of unexpected events.

state of play picState of Play – A team of investigative reporters work alongside a police detective to try to solve the murder of a congressman’s mistress.

sugar picSugarSugar follows the story of Miguel Santos, a.k.a. Sugar, a Dominican pitcher from San Pedro De Macorís, struggling to make it to the big leagues and pull himself and his family out of poverty.

– posted by Sonia,  Readers’ Services

New in DVD

adventureland picAdventureland – A comedy set in the summer of 1987 and centered around a recent college grad  who takes a nowhere job at his local amusement park, only to find it’s the perfect course to get him prepared for the real world.

fighting dvdFighting – In New York City, a young counterfeiter is introduced to the world of underground street fighting by a seasoned scam artist, who becomes his manager on the bare-knuckling brawling circuit.

rudo y cursiRudo y Cursi – Two siblings rival each other inside the world of professional soccer.

goodbye solo dvdGoodbye Solo – Two men form an unlikely friendship that will change both of their lives forever.

trouble the water dvdTrouble the Water – An aspiring rap artist and her streetwise husband, armed with a video camera, show what survival is all about when they are trapped in New Orleans by deadly floodwaters, and seize a chance for a new beginning.

– posted by Sonia, Readers’ Services

Mad Men

mad menThe Emmy award winning series just had its much anticipated premiere this past Sunday.  If you’re interested in catching up on this drama about a group of Madison Avenue advertising executives in the early 1960s, the Syosset Public Library has both Season 1 and Season 2 on DVD.   Mad Men is just one of many Television Series on DVD available for loan at the library.

– posted by Sonia,  Readers’ Services

New in DVD today…

hannah montana the movieHannah Montana, The Movie – As Hannah Montana’s popularity begins to take over her life, Miley Stewart, on the urging from her father takes a trip to her hometown of Crowley Corners, Tennessee to get some perspective on what matters in life the most.

last house on the left 2009Last House on the Left (2009) – After kidnapping and brutally assaulting two young women, a gang led by a prison escapee unknowingly finds refuge at a vacation home belonging the parents of one of the victims — a mother and father who devise an increasingly gruesome series of revenge tactics.

tysonTyson – A mixture of original interviews and archival footage and photographs sheds light on the life experiences of Mike Tyson.

– posted by Sonia, Readers’ Services