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HOW LONG CAN I CHECKOUT MOVIES?

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

March list by Nanette Alderman
19-2
19-2. Season 3
Maxim Roy, Dan Petronijevic, Benz Antoine, Mylene Dinh-Robic, and Laurence Leboeuf, 2016, not ratED

The squad in Station Nineteen struggles to recover from the revelation of the identity of the mole. As their commander scrambles to save his own career, the patrollers reach for connection to each other. Nick, still rocked by guilt over his involvement in a murder, seeks closure by trying to find out what happened to his missing cousin Kaz. Ben finds love and happiness with Nick's sister, Amelie, but struggles with the family he thought he'd left behind in Morin Heights.

The Americans
The Americans. The Complete Fourth SeasonsKeri Russell, Matthew Rhys, and Keidrich Sellati, 2016, not Rated

The stakes have never been higher for KGB operatives Philip and Elizabeth Jennings than in this pulse pounding fourth season. Still grieving the death of her mother, Elizabeth berates Paige for telling her pastor about her parents' covert profession. A deadly bioweapon threatens Gabriel's life, and the couple shatters the lives of loved ones when Martha is told Clark's true identity and Elizabeth betrays her friend Young-Hee.

Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the BeastVincent Cassel and Lea Seydoux, 2014, Rated pg-13

A struggling merchant stumbles upon the magical domain of the fearsome Beast, who sentences him to death for stealing a rose. The merchant's youngest daughter Belle bravely sacrifices herself and takes her father's place. Once at the Beast's castle, it is not death that awaits Belle, but a strange and fantastical life unlike anything she has ever experienced, and the discovery that her mysterious host is living under a terrible enchantment.

Christine
ChristineRebecca Hall, Michael C. Hall, Tracy Letts, Timothy Simons, J. Smith-Carmeron, Kim Shaw, John Cullum, and Morgan Spector, 2016, Rated r

The story of a woman who finds herself caught in the crosshairs of a spiraling personal life and career crisis. Christine, always the smartest person in the room at her local Sarasota, Florida news station, feels like she is destined for bigger things and is relentless in her pursuit of an on-air position in a larger market.

Chronic
ChronicTim Roth, Elizabeth Tulloch, David Dastmalchian, Claire Van Der Boom, and Maribeth Monroe, 2017, Rated r

David is a highly skilled in-home nurse who works with terminally ill patients. Intensely dedicated and extremely compassionate, David develops intimate relationships with each person he cares for. But outside of work, David suffers the effects of chronic depression, and he needs his patients as much as they need him.

Frank and Lola
Frank & LolaMichael Shannon, Imogen Poots, Michael Nyqvist, Justin Long, Stella Schnabel, and Rosanna Arquette, 2016, not Rated

The story of two people locked in a battle of passion and obsession. When talented chef Frank meets aspiring fashion designer Lola, he is instantly and violently in love. As the secrets of Lola's dark past are revealed, the lovers are drawn into a web of sex, jealousy, and revenge.

Green Is Gold
Green I$ GoldRyon Baxter, Jimmy Baxter, David Fine, and Derek W. Adam, 2016, Rated r

A thirteen-year-old boy is forced to live with his estranged older brother, an irresponsible marijuana dealer, after his father is sent to prison, and they must discover a way to beat life's odds together.

I Am Michael
I Am MichaelJames Franco, Emma Roberts, Daryl Hannah, Zachary Quinto, Leven Rambin, Avan Jogia, Lesley Ann Warren, and Ahna O'Reilly, 2015, not Rated

Based on the fascinating true-life story of Michael Glatze, a gay activist who becomes an anti-gay Christian pastor.

Killing Reagan
Killing ReaganTim Matheson, Cynthia Nixon, Joel Murray, Zachary Vazquez, and Patrick St. Esprit, 2016, not Rated

Just two months into his presidency, Ronald Reagan lay near death after a gunman's bullet came within an inch of his heart. His recovery was nothing short of remarkable, but Reagan had been grievously injured, forcing him to encounter a challenge that few men ever face. Could he overcome his traumatic experience while carrying out the duties of the most powerful man in the world?

London Town
London TownNatascha McElhone, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Tom Hughes, and Dougray Scott, 2016, Rated r

During the 1970s, a young boy is introduced to the band the Clash by his estranged mother, and his life changes forever.

Men Go To Battle
Men Go To Battle
Tim Morton, David Maloney, and Rachel Korine, 2015, not rated

Bracing for another winter on their struggling farm in rural Kentucky, brothers Henry and Francis Mellon have become suffocatingly close. Francis' practical jokes become more and more aggressive until the night he accidentally injures Henry in a drunken fight. After humiliating himself in front of a daughter of the town's preeminent family, Henry disappears in the night. Months later, Francis learns that Henry has joined the Union army.

Mercy Street
Mercy Street. Season 2
McKinley Belcher III, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Josh Radnor, Gary Cole, Hannah James, and Norbert Leo Butz, 2017, rated tv-14

Season two picks up directly from the dramatic events and the end of the season one finale, continuing to explore the growing chaos within Alexandria, the complicated interpersonal dynamics of Dr. Foster, Nurse Mary and the Mansion House staff, the increasingly precarious position of the Green family and the changing predicament of the burgeoning black population.

Nashville
Nashville. The Complete Fourth SeasonConnie Britton, Claire Bowen, Eric Close, Hayden Panettiere, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson, Sam Palladio, Lennon Stella, and Maisy Stella, 2016, Rated tv-14

For Rayna James and Deacon Claybourne, the road to intimacy is rocky as ever. Devastated by his sister's death, jealous of Rayna's focus on a sexy recording artist and unsettled in his new role as Maddie's father, Deacon lashes out, forcing Rayna to make some agonizing choices. And, despite having a new baby and a hit movie, Juliette Barnes is spiraling downward in a haze of partying, drugs and booze after her split from Avery.

A Place To Call Home
A Place To Call Home. Season 4
Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood, Marta Dusseldorp, Noni Hazlehurst, and Craig Hall, 2016, not rated

Against the backdrop of post-World War II Australia, Sarah Adams is a nurse who becomes involved in the affairs of the wealthy Bligh family. It deals with themes such as anti-Semitism, sexuality, and social class.

Saving Hope
Saving Hope. The Complete Fourth Season
Erica Durance, Daniel Gillies, Kristopher Turner, K.C. Collins, and Michael Shanks, 2016, not rated

Season four picks up nine months after the devastating accident, as the Hope Zion staff continue to deal with the aftermath of the death of their colleague and friend, Dr. Joel Goran. Alex is back at work following maternity leave, trying to balance motherhood and a busy O.R. Meanwhile, Dr. Charlie Harris continues to be haunted by his ghost-seeing abilities and the looming question of whether or not he is Baby Luke's biological father.

Stealing Cars
Stealing Cars
Emory Cohen, William H. Macy, John Leguizamo, Felicity Huffman, Mike Epps, and Paul Sparks, 2015, rated r

Billy Wyatt is a young man with tremendous promise, but a troubled past leads him to the Burnsville Camp for Boys. Billy must navigate his way through dangerous inmates and a cruel and punishing staff, but during it all, he learns to inspire others and find out the truth about himself in the process.

Wentworth
Wentworth. Season 2
Danielle Cormack, Nicole Da Silva, Kris McQuade, Georgia Flood, Leeanna Walsman, Kate Atkinson, Robbie Magasiva, and Aaron Jeffery, 2014,
not rated

Drastic changes are in store for the women at Wentworth Prison as the hit Australian drama returns. In Season Two, Bea languishes in solitary, plotting revenge for her daughter's murder, while Franky runs the prison unopposed. But the arrival of sadistic new governor Joan Ferguson threatens Franky's top-dog status. With Franky's contraband operation in her crosshairs, Ferguson attempts to recruit informants, and the inmates are forced to choose a side.

Wheeler
Wheeler
Stephen Dorff and Kris Kristofferson, 2017, rated pg

An aspiring musician from Kaufman, Texas, travels to Nashville with the lifelong dream of trying his hand at country music. The line between reality and fiction blurs as the artist chases his dream in this touching tribute to old-school country legends.

When Calls the Heart: The Heart of Faith
When Calls the Heart: The Heart of Faith
Lori Loughlin, Daniel Lissing, Erin Krakow, and Jack Wagner, 2016, 
not rated

Everyone is in a festive mood as the holidays approach. Elizabeth and the citizens of Hope Valley want to make the season even more special and band together to build houses for all the settlers who lost their homes in a flood.

Yellow Day
Yellow Day
Drew Seeley and Lindsey Shaw, 2015, rated pg

To many, the Yellow Day is simply a fun day celebrating outreach at a kid's camp, but to some, God bestows visions and miracles, transforming their lives. For this young man, the Yellow Day becomes an imaginative adventure: showing him true heroes, challenging him to face his fears, find love, and inviting him to accept grace, so that he can be shaped into who he is meant to be.