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Musicals & Westerns


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

July list by Nanette Alderman
Dirty Dancing
Dirty Dancing
Abigail Breslin, Colt Prattes, Sarah Hyland, Nicole Scherzinger, Tony Roberts, Katey Sagal, Billy Dee Williams, and Debra Messing, 2017,
not rated

A reimagining of the beloved 1987 hit film and global pop-culture phenomenon.

Pillars of Fire
Pillars of FireBrent Grosvenor, 2015, not rated

A musical rendition of the life of Paul the Apostle. 

Song of Scheherazade
Song of ScheherazadeBrian Donlevy, Yvonne De Carlo, and Jean Pierre Aumont, 1947, not rated

In 1865, the cadets of a Russian Naval Academy ship have shore leave in Morocco; among them is future composer 'Nicky' Rimsky-Korsakov. In search of a piano, Nicky and singing ship's doctor Klin meet a family of once-wealthy Spanish colonists...and their daughter Cara who secretly dances in a cabaret.

ShalakoBrigitte Bardot and Sean Connery, 1968, rated pg

While leading a hunting expedition, Shalako encounters an Indian camp where a countess is being held hostage. After rescuing her, he and his men face not only Indian retaliation but also jealousy within the group.

TriggermanTerence Hill and Paul Sorvino, 2009, rated pg

A legendary poker-playing outlaw, Triggerman, arrives in town for the wildest gambling tournament this side of the West. As the tournament begins, he'll get caught up in a violent showdown as bandits try to cheat their way to the finals. With his hand on the trigger, this outlaw won't let anything come between him and his winning hand.

The Westerner
The WesternerBrian Keith, hank gobble, and John Dehner, 1960, not rated

The drifter Dave Blassingame is a congenial cowhand who's as good with a gun as he is with the ladies. Along with his faithful dog Brown, Blassingame wanders the West, finding adventure and excitement along the way.