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HOW LONG CAN I CHECKOUT MOVIES?

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

September list by Nanette Alderman
Fresh Off the Boat
Fresh Off the Boat. The Complete Fourth SeasonRandall Park, Constance Wu, and Hudson Yang, 2017, not rated

Set in the 90s, hip-hop loving teenager Eddie Huang and his family have lived in Orlando for a few years now and are assimilating nicely into the suburban American lifestyle. Cultural differences still present everyday challenges, but close friends, neighbors and business partners are there to help them navigate the complexities of raising a family of future Millenials.

The Goldbergs
The Goldbergs. The Complete Fifth Season
Wendi McLendon-Covey, Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile, Hayley Orrantia, George Segal, and Jeff Garlin, 2017, not rated

Adam Goldberg continues navigating high school while his mom, Beverly, continues bedazzling her way through life and his dad, Murray, parents from the comfort of his recliner in his underpants. Oldest sister Erica is finally breaking away from her family and going off to college. Then there's middle child Barry, as in touch with his emotions as he is with his rap skills, who commiserates with JTP member Geoff Schwartz as they deal with their older loves leaving for college.

Ideal Home
Ideal HomePaul Rudd, Steve Coogan, Kate Walsh, and Alison Pill, 2018, not rated

The story of Erasmus and Paul, a bickering gay couple whose life is turned inside out when a ten-year-old boy shows up at their door claiming to be Erasmus's grandson. Neither Paul nor Erasmus is ready to give up their extravagant lifestyle to be parents, but maybe this little kid has a thing or two to teach them about the value of family.

Izzy Gets the F*ck Across Town
Izzy Gets the F*ck Across TownHaley Joel Osment, Mackenzie Davis, Sarah Goldberg, Lauren Miller Rogan, Lakeith Stanfield, Annie Potts, Alia Shawkat, and Carrie Coon, 2017,
not rated

Riot girl rocker and shameless hot mess Izzy wakes up hungover AF to find out that her ex-boyfriend is celebrating his engagement to her ex-best friend at a bougie party tonight across town. Enraged and desperate, Izzy embarks on a frenetic quest across Los Angeles to break up the party in order to fulfill what she believes to be her destiny before it's too late.

Modern Family
Modern Family. The Complete Ninth SeasonEd O'Neill, Sofia Vergara, and Julie Bowen, 2017, not rated

The outrageous ninth season revolves around the blended Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan, headed by Jay Pritchett. Jay and his vivacious second wife Gloria are raising their young son Joe and Gloria's college bound son Manny. Meanwhile, Jay's grown daughter Claire and her husband Phil are becoming empty nesters, while Claire's brother Mitchell and his husband Cameron fumble through nurturing their gifted daughter Lily.

Mystery Science Theater 3000
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Lost and Found CollectionJoel Hodgson, Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill Corbett, 2018, not rated

A man and his two robot friends watching cheesy B-movies and poking fun at them.

New Girl
New Girl. The Final SeasonZooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield, Hannah Simone, and Lamorne Morris, 2018, not rated

When the series returns for its final season, a three-year time jump will have occurred. Jess and Nick are happily together and returning from a whirlwind European book tour; stay-at- home dad Schmidt and working mom Cece are raising their daughter, Ruth; and Winston and Aly are married, with a child on the way.

Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley. The Complete Fifth SeasonThomas Middleditch, Josh Brener, T. J. Miller, Martin Starr, Christopher Evan Welch, Kumail Nanjiani, Amanda Crew, Zach Woods, and Matt Ross, 2018,
rated tv-ma

In the season five finale, Monica is suspicious of PiperNet's early success. The team races against the clock when their future is threatened. Richard makes a surprising move.

Speechless
Speechless. The Complete First SeasonMinnie Driver, John Ross Bowie, and Cedric Yarbrough, 2016, not rated

A family comedy centering on Maya DiMeo, a mom on a mission who will do anything for her husband Jimmy and kids Ray, Dylan, and JJ, her eldest son with cerebral palsy. As Maya fights injustices both real and imagined, the family works to make a new home for themselves and searches for just the right person to help give JJ his voice.

Young Sheldon
Young Sheldon. The Complete First SeasonIain Armitage, Zoe Perry, Lance Barber, Annie Potts, Montana Jordan, and Raegan Revord, 2017, not rated

For nine-year-old Sheldon Cooper, it isn't easy growing up in East Texas. Being a once-in-a-generation mind capable of advanced mathematics and science is not always helpful in a land where church and football are king. And while the vulnerable, gifted, and somewhat naive Sheldon deals with the world, his very normal family must find a way to deal with him.