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HOW LONG CAN I CHECKOUT MOVIES?

Movies are checked out for one week - unlike music and books.

May list by Nanette Alderman
American Moonshine
American Moonshine
Vanessa Leigh, Jeremy Koerner, James Allen Brewer, Ray Medved, and Gift Harris, 2015, not rated

In a small rural town hit hard by the Depression, Katie Connors kills her abusive, bootlegging husband, but must now deal with his business partners, who won't let his death get in the way of receiving their shipments of moonshine. With the authorities unable to help, Katie must take matters into her own hands and start an all-out war with the bloodthirsty gangsters who want her dead.

The Brooklyn Banker
The Brooklyn Banker
Troy Garity, Paul Sorvino, David Proval, Elizabeth Masucci, and John Bedford Lloyd, 2016, rated r

A banker with a talent for memorizing numbers is recruited by a mobster looking to get ahead. Money changes everything and a series of betrayals turns friends into enemies and family against family in this taut crime thriller.

The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.
The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. The Complete Series, Part 1Stephanie Powers, Leo G. Carroll, and Noel Harrison, 1966, not rated

The United Network Command for Law and Enforcement has a new agent in its struggle with THRUSH: The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. The girl is April Dancer who, assisted by partner Mark Slate and guided by chief Alexander Waverly, travels the globe on assignments, using her martial-arts and espionage prowess to combat foes. April Dancer was first introduced to fans in the Moonglow Affair episode of The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Joe's War
Joe's WarMichael Markiewicz, Armand Assante, Ed Asner, and Tom Sizemore, 2017,
not rated

Joe Caruso virtually has it all: Family pride and fearless determination drive him to join the Marines to take part in today's War on Terror. Upon his return home Joe tries to fall back into normal life with the help of his family and friends, while coping with his life changing overseas battle.

Kidnapped
KidnappedArmand Assante, Patrick Malahide, Michael Kitchen, Brian Blessed, Brian McCardie, and Des Braiden, 1995, not rated

Alan Breck Stewart returns to his homeland to discover he is a wanted man. Alan quickly sets on a mission to retrieve tributes from loyalists in France to help fund a future uprising. Meanwhile, following the death of his father, David Balfour discovers he is heir to an estate in the lowlands of Scotland. His cruel Uncle Ebenezer craves the land and arranges for his nephew to be kidnapped and stowed upon a ship bound for the Carolinas.

The Last Kingdom
The Last Kingdom. Season TwoAlexander Dreymon, David Dawson, Emily Cox, Matthew Macfadyen, and Ian Hart, 2017, not rated

A story of redemption, vengeance, and self-discovery set against the birth of England, this drama follows young warrior and outsider Uhtred on a fierce mission to reclaim his birthright. The series combines real historical figures and events with fiction, retelling the history of King Alfred the Great and his desire to unite the many separate kingdoms into what would become England.

The Last Ship
The Last Ship. The Complete Third Season
Eric Dane, Rhona Mitra, Adam Baldwin, Travis Van Winkle, Charles Parnell, Christina Elmore, Marissa Neitling, John Pyper-Ferguson, and Jocko Sims, 2016, rated tv-14

In Season Three, the crew of the Nathan James is shifting attention to Asia after President Michener hears that the Chinese leader has been hoarding the 'Scott cure' instead of distributing it to people in the region. Michener sends Chandler to a global summit to investigate this allegation, as well as rumors of a possible mutation of the original virus.