Thursday, May 1, 2014

New This Week (5/1/14)

Use the link in the titles or call the library to check availability and request these new items:

Broadchurch: The Complete First Season (NR)
When the body of an eleven-year-old is found on the beach in Broadchurch, detectives are called to investigate. As suspicions mount and the mystery deepens, a national spotlight descends upon Broadchurch, threatening to pull the town, its residents and their secrets apart.

47 Ronin (PG-13)
After a treacherous warlord kills their master and banishes their kind, 47 leaderless samurai vow to seek vengeance and reclaim their honor. This band of ronin must seek help from Kai--an enslaved half-breed they once rejected. Kai becomes their most deadly weapon and the heroic inspiration for these outnumbered warriors to confront their enemy and seize eternity.

Gimme Shelter (PG-13)
A troubled teenager flees from her abusive mother, setting out on a journey to find her father, whom she's never known. The extraordinary and courageous true story of one girl's fight against the odds to find hope, redemption, and a family to call her own.

George Gently: Series 6 (NR)
Detective Chief Inspector George Gently returns to the job six months after he and his sergeant, John Bacchus, were gravely injured in the line of duty. While Gently is intent on putting the incident behind him, Bacchus clearly is not--and shocks his boss by submitting a letter of resignation.

Gravity (PG-13)
On a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes, leaving the shuttle destroyed. Stone and Kowalski are completely alone, tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the darkness. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go farther out into the terrifying expanse of space.

Labor Day (PG-13)
What starts as an unforeseen encounter over a long holiday weekend soon becomes a second chance love story that draws two strangers together under incredible circumstances.

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