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

November list by Nanette Alderman
19-2
19-2. Season 4
Adrian Holmes, Jared Keeso, Maxim Roy, Dan Petronijevic, and Benz Antoine, 2017, not ratED

The critically acclaimed Canadian drama returns for its fourth and final season, finding Nick determined to move forward and Ben fighting to keep his faith in justice, and in himself.

Anne of Green Gables: The Good Stars
Anne of Green Gables: The Good StarsElla Ballentine, Sara Botsford, Martin Sheen, Julia Lalonde, and Zoe Fraser, 2017, Rated g

Anne Shirley is thirteen years old and finds that life in Avonlea is never simple. Torn between her free-spirited nature and her own perceived need to become sensible, Anne finds that the journey toward her goal is fraught with confusion and more than a few unfortunate yet amusing mishaps.

Beach Rats
Beach RatsHarris Dickinson, Madeline Weinstein, and Kate Hodge, 2017, Rated r

An aimless teenager on the outer edges of Brooklyn struggles to escape his bleak home life and navigate questions of self-identity, as he balances his time between his delinquent friends, a potential new girlfriend, and older men he meets online.

Blackway
BlackwayAnthony Hopkins, Julia Stiles, and Ray Liotta, 2015, Rated r

An ex-logger comes to the aid of a woman who returns to her hometown in the Pacific Northwest and finds herself harassed and stalked by a former cop turned crime lord.

The Christmas Note
The Christmas NoteJamie-Lynn Sigler, Leah Gibson, and Lynda Boyd, 2015, not Rated

Gretchen returns to her hometown with son Ethan and meets her new neighbor Melissa under unusual circumstances. Melissa's mother has passed away, and the two form a reluctant friendship whennMelissa discovers she has a sibling she never knew about. Through their detective work, Gretchennand Melissa grow closer and uncover a huge surprise that will change everything.

The Crown
The Crown. Season 1Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Victoria Hamilton, Vanessa Kirby, John Lithgow, Nicholas Rowe, and Pip Torrens, 2016, not Rated

Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century.

A December Bride
A December BrideDaniel Lissing, Jessica Lowndes, and Jay Hindle, 2016, not Rated

Aspiring interior designer Layla is dreading the Christmas time wedding of her cousin who's marrying Layla's ex-fiance. Although Seth is the one responsible for introducing the bride and groom, she begrudgingly accepts his offer to be her date as she's out of options. Seth gets carried away at the reception and announces they're engaged, forcing a mortified Layla to keep up the pretense.

Escape Artist
Escape ArtistAlex Miller, Grant Liffmann, and Brianna Kellum, 2017, not Rated

A socially and politically frustrated young man vents his frustrations through a social networking website and unwittingly sparks a revolutionary social movement.

The Good Karma Hospital
The Good Karma Hospital. Series 1Amrita Acharia, Amanda Redman, James Floyd, Neil Morrissey, Phyllis Logan, Philip Jackson, and Darshan Jariwala, 2017, not Rated

Wanting a fresh start after a broken relationship and a stressful job in the UK, Dr. Ruby Walker takes a job in India. Although she applied to work at a new urban clinic, Ruby ends up at the overcrowded and underfunded Good Karma Hospital run by the formidable Dr. Lydia Fonseca. As she adjusts to her new life in rural india, Ruby slowly realizes that the hospital may be more than the rundown medical outpost it appears to be.

Grandma's House
Grandma's HouseLoretta Devine, Coco Jones, Paige Hurd, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Jazsmin Lewis, Jordan Calloway, Ashlee Brian, and Flex Alexander, 2016, not Rated

A teenager and her siblings are forced to move in with their Grandma because their parents are going through some hard times. They come to learn the true meaning of love, faith, and family not only through the strict rules she imposes, but also the strength and devotion she maintains, as the extended family goes through ups and downs.

Looking for Grace
Looking for GraceRadha Mitchell, Richard Roxburgh, Odessa Young, Kenya Pearson, and Harry Richardson, 2017, not Rated

When rebellious sixteen-year-old Grace takes off on her own, her exasperated parents enlist the help of a close-to-retirement detective, and begin the long drive from Perth to the West Australian Wheatbelt to try to find her. Looking for Grace is about how we make sense of the mess of our lives and what it all means. It is a wry drama about lies, secrets, small and large griefs and, of course, love.

My First Miracle
My First Miracle
Sean Patrick Flanery, Jason London, Valerie Cruz, Quinton Aaron, Matthew Rauch, Shad Gaspard, and Jessica Cherniak, 2016, not rated

A teenage girl who is battling a rare kind of cancer, hopes to find her first true love before it's too late. Her parents are struggling due to money troubles and they must locate a rare multi-racial donor to treat her. Destiny brings her together with a homeless runaway, and they form an unlikely bond. Together they witness a miracle proving that God works in mysterious ways, and she ultimately experiences a love deeper than she could have ever expected.

The Night Of
The Night Of
Riz Ahmed, Peyman Moaadi, Poorna Jagannathan, Syam M. Lafi, and John Turturro, 2016, rated tv-ma

An HBO limited series. After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death, and he is charged with her murder.

Poldark
Poldark. The Complete Third Season
Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson, Heida Reed, Kyle Soller, Ruby Bentall, Jack Farthing, and Beatie Edney, 2017, rated tv-14

1794: War and the revolution in France hang over Britain. In Cornwall, George Warleggan grows his empire with a view to crush the Poldarks while Ross and Demelza attempt to repair their relationship. Ross must ask himself how long he can allow George's ascent to continue unchecked. Facing battles both at home and abroad, will Ross answer the call and risk losing everything he holds dear?

Preacher
Preacher. Season Two
Dominic Cooper, Joseph Gilgun, Ruth Negga, Lucy Griffiths, W. Earl Brown, Derek Wilson, and Ian Colletti, 2017, not rated

The second season is a genre-bending thrill ride that follows West Texas preacher Jesse Custer, his badass ex-girlfriend Tulip, and Irish vampire Cassidy as they embark on a road trip to find God and are thrust into a twisted battle spanning Heaven, Hell, and everywhere in between.

The Secret Scripture
The Secret Scripture
Rooney Mara, Eric Bana, Vanessa Redgrave, Jack Reynor, and Theo James, 2016, rated pg-13

Rose McNulty, a once vibrant and lively beauty, has spent the majority of her adult life confined to a mental hospital in Ireland. When new chief psychiatrist Dr. Grene arrives, he takes a keen interest in Rose. He finds a hidden memoir, written over the course of decades by Rose, that unravels the mystery of her wartime love, incarceration, and the tale of her passionate, yet tortured, life.

The Show
The Show
Josh Duhamel, Giancarlo Esposito, Famke Janssen, Caitlin Fitzgerald, James Franco, and Sarah Wayne Callies, 2017, rated r

After a dating show ends in violence, its host Adam Rogers and a ratings-hungry network exec launch a terrifying new program that promises fresh kills every week. The tension mounts as a kindhearted janitor joins the deadly program, hoping to help his struggling family survive at any cost.