Friday, January 23, 2015

New This Week (1/22/15)

Call the library to check availability and request these new items:

The Americans : The Complete Second Season (NR)
Technological advances have escalated Cold War tensions to an all-time high, and undercover KGB operatives Elizabeth and Philip Jennings face the growing threat of discovery. As their assignments grow more deadly, their family is in more danger, and their loyalties are tested like never before.

Before I Go To Sleep (R)
Christine, a woman who wakes up every day remembering nothing, due to a mysterious accident in her past, tries to piece together her former life. She uncovers terrifying secrets that leave her with no one she can trust, including her doctor, and even her husband.

Boyhood (R)
Writer/director Richard Linklater follows the same actors over 12 years to tell a coming-of-age story like none other in film history--one boy's epic journey to adulthood.

Calvary (R)
Father James is a good priest who feels sinister forces closing in after being threatened by a mysterious parishoner. As he continues to comfort the troubled members of his community--including his own fragile daughter--Father James begins to wonder if he will have the courage to face his own personal Calvary.

Gone Girl (R)
On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne reports that his beautiful wife, Amy, has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick's portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the same dark question: Did Nick Dunne kill his wife?

The Two Faces of January (PG-13)
Chester MacFarland and his alluring wife Collette befriend a young guide during a European trip. Their friendship quickly takes a dangerous turn when it morphs into a love triangle rife with envy, obsession, and murder.

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