Thursday, June 18, 2015

New This Week (6/18/15)

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

Black Sea (R)
After being laid off from a salvage company, a rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control on board their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the mission causes the men to turn on each other to fight for their own survival.

Kingsman : The Secret Service (R)
A super-secret organization recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a dire global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

Thursday, June 4, 2015

New This Week (6/4/15)

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

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. : The Complete First Season (TV-PG)
In the wake of The Battle of New York, the world has changed forever. Mysteriously resurrected Agent Phil Coulson assembles an elite team of skilled agents and operatives. Together, they investigate the unknown, but every answer unearths even more tantalizing questions that reverberate across the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Boy Meets Girl (NR)
Robby and his best friend since childhood, Ricky, a gorgeous transgender girl, have never dated. Lamenting the lack of eligible bachelors, Ricky considers dating a girl. In walks Francesca, a beautiful young debutante waiting for her Marine fiancé to return from the war. Ricky and Francesca strike up a friendship, and maybe a little more, which forces Robby to face his true feelings for Ricky.

Broadchurch : The Complete Second Season (NR)
In the aftermath of twelve-year-old Daniel Lattimer's death, the close-knit community of Broadchurch is thrown into further turmoil when his killer pleads not guilty on the stand. Now faced with the indignity of a trial, the Lattimer family struggle to hold together through fresh adversity, while detectives Alec Hardy and Ellie Miller are forced to defend several blunders made during their investigation into the boy's death.

Justified : The Complete Final Season (NR)
While Raylan is torn by just how far he will go to bring Boyd down--including using Boyd's fiancee Ava as his secret informant--both Raylan and Boyd must now contend with the new incendiary force in town, a drug lord intent on building his own pot empire in Harlan.

My Fair Lady (G)
An arrogant professor attempts to turn a sassy, working-class London street vendor into a sophisticated lady through proper schooling, but when the humble flower girl blossoms into the toast of London's elite, her teacher may have a lesson or two to learn himself.

Love, Rosie (R)
Since the age of 5, Rosie and Alex have been best friends. As each navigates the complexities of life, love, and everything in between, they always find their way back to each other--but is it just friendship, or something more?

McFarland USA (PG)
Novice runners strive to build a cross-country team under coach Jim White in their predominantly Latino high school. Everyone has a lot to learn about each other, but when Coach realizes the boys' exceptional running ability, things change. Beyond their talent, it's the power of family, commitment to each other, and work ethic that transform them into champions--helping them achieve their own American dream.

The Red Tent (NR)
The Red Tent takes place during the times of the Old Testament, told through the eyes of Dinah, the daughter of Leah and Jacob. Dinah happily grows up inside the red tent where the women of her tribe gather and share the traditions and turmoil of ancient womanhood. Dinah matures and experiences an intense love that subsequently leads to a devastating loss, and the fate of her family is forever changed.

Spring (NR)
Evan is a young American fleeing to Europe to escape his past. While back-packing along the Italian coast, everything changes during a stop at an idyllic Italian village, where he meets and instantly connects with the enchanting and mysterious Louise. A flirtatious romance begins to bloom between the two however, Evan soon realizes that Louise has been harboring a monstrous, primordial secret that puts both their relationship and their lives in jeopardy.

Wolf Hall (NR)
King Henry VIII is obsessed with protecting the Tudor dynasty by securing his succession with a male heir to the throne. From blacksmith Thomas Cromwell's perspective, he must serve king and country while dealing with deadly political intrigue, Henry VIII's tempestuous relationship with Anne Boleyn, and the religious upheavals of the Protestant reformation.