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

January list (no new titles) by Nanette Alderman
Check out some of the best Sci-Fi & Horror DVDs of 2016!
The Conjuring 2
The Conjuring 2
Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Madison Wolfe, Frances o'Connor,  and Lauren Esposito, 2016, rated r

Lorraine and Ed Warren, who, in one of their most terrifying paranormal investigations, travel to north London to help a single mother raising four children alone in a house plagued by malicious spirits.

Independence Day: Resurgence
Indepencence Day: Resurgence
Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, Sela Ward, William Fichtner, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, and Charlotte Gainsbourg, 2016, rated pg-13

Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare people for the aliens' advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring the world back from the brink of extinction.

Lights Out
Lights Out
Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Alexander Dipersia, Billy Burke, and Maria Bello, 2016, rated pg-13

When a bloodthirsty supernatural being that lurks in the shadows preys upon her family, a young woman must fight to protect herself, save her younger brother, and uncover a mystery about her family's shadowy past.

The Neon Demon
The Neon DemonKeanu Reeves, Jena Malone, Christina Hendricks, Elle Fanning, Bella Heathcote, Abbey Lee, and Jamie Clayton, 2015, rated r

When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will use any means necessary to get what she has

Star Trek Beyond
Star Trek: BeyondChris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Anton Yelchin, and Idris Elba, 2016, rated pg-13

Dispatched on a rescue mission to the farthest reaches of space, the USS Enterprise is ambushed by Krall, a ruthless enemy sworn against the Federation. Crash-landing on an uncharted hostile world, Captain Kirk, Spock, and the crew are separated with no means of escape. Only Jaylah, a rebellious alien warrior, can help them reunite and find a way off the planet in a race against time to stop Krall's deadly army from triggering all-out galactic war.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Star Wars: The Force AwakensDaisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, and Carrie Fisher, 2015, rated pg-13

Luke Skywalker has vanished, and both the Resistance and the sinister First Order are searching for him. Crack pilot Poe Dameron obtains a clue to his whereabouts, but when everything goes wrong, a droid called BB-8 becomes the center of the search, along with scavenger Rey and stormtrooper deserter FN-2187, who have found the droid.

The Witch
The WitchAnya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, and Kate Dickie, 2015, rated r

A family in 1630s New England faces destruction by the forces of witchcraft, black magic, and possession. When one of their five children goes missing and their life-sustaining crops fail, they fall victim to paranoia and fear as they begin to turn on one another.

X-Men: Apocalypse
X-Men: Apocalypse
James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, and Jennifer Lawrence, 2016,
rated pg-13

With the emergance of the world's first mutant, Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction-level plan.