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November list by Nanette Alderman
800 Words
800 Words. Season 3, Part 1
Erik Thomson, Melina Vidler, Benson Jack Anthony, Michelle Langstone, Anna Jullienne, Emma Leonard, and Cian Elyse White, 2018, NOt ratED

After relocating from the whirlwind of Sydney, newspaper columnist George Turner is slowly learning what it means to be a local in the quirky New Zealand town of Weld. He wanted his kids, Shay and Arlo, to have a fresh start after the death of his wife, but not all went according to plan. Now George must reunite his family by bringing Shay home from her self-appointed exile in Australia.

At Home in Mitford
At Home in Mitford
Andie Macdowell, Cameron Mathison, Sarah Edmondson, David Lewis, and Daniel Bacon, 2017, not ratED

With a case of writer's block, a children's author escapes to small town Mitford for a change of scenery. She soon finds the heart and soul of the southern town in a priest as they work together to care for a young boy who's lost his family. With heartbreak in their pasts, each must find the courage and faith to grab an unexpected chance at true love.

Because of Gracia
Because of GraciaJohn Schneider, Chris Massoglia, Ben Davies, and Masey McLain, 2017,
Rated pg-13

Eastglenn High's newest student, Gracia Davis, is a girl with charisma, intelligence, and conviction, but she's not as 'put together' as fellow senior Chase Morgan may think. A dark past gives her a unique connection with Bobbi, a misunderstood classmate with a pushy boyfriend and disconnected father. As her friends struggle with life-or-death decisions, Gracia challenges them to step outside their comfort zones.

A Bramble House Christmas
A Bramble House ChristmasAutumn Reeser, David Haydn-Jones, and Liam Hughes, 2017, not Rated

While settling his father's estate, Finn Conrad becomes suspicious as to why the man left a nurse 50 thousand dollars. His dad knew her for less than two months before he died. Just before Christmas, Finn wants to reclaim what he considers his family's money, going undercover to investigate the bed and breakfast nurse has recently taken over. When Finn meets Willa, he discovers she's not a conniving gold digger at all, but a woman in need who put the money to good use.

The Children Act
The Children ActEmma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin, Fionn Whitehead, Rosie Cavaliero, Honey Holmes, Nikki Amuka-Bird, and Jason Watkins, 2017, Rated r

Fiona Maye is a High Court judge in London ruling with wisdom and kindness over ethically complicated cases of family law. Fiona is tasked with ruling on the case of Adam, an exceptional boy who is refusing a life-saving blood transfusion. He is three months from his eighteenth birthday and legally still a child. Fiona visits Adam in the hospital and it has an extreme emotional impact on them both.

Christmas at Holly Lodge
Christmas at Holly LodgeAlison Sweeney, Jordan Bridges, and Sheryl Lee Ralph, 2017, not Rated

When a major developer sends Evan to evaluate the value of Holly Lodge, he and lodge owner Sophie have an instant attraction. But when Sophie realizes the reason for Evan's stay, she must convince him the lodge is a bad investment, while trying not to fall in love.

Christmas Next Door
Christmas Next DoorJesse Metcalfe, Fiona Gubelmann, and Brittany Bristow, 2017, not Rated

Eric Randall, an author of bachelor lifestyle books, is left in charge of his young niece and nephew for the holidays. Eric turns to his neighbor April, a lover of all things Christmas, for help.

A Crooked Somebody
A Crooked SomebodyRich Sommer, Ed Harris, Clifton Collins Jr., Amanda Crew, Joanne Froggatt, Amy Madigan, and Randee Heller, 2017, Rated r

Michael Vaughn is a phony psychic medium who is kidnapped by a guilt-ridden murderer who believes Michael can help him make peace with the spirit of his dead victim. But when Michael learns that his captor's crime is a high-profile unsolved case, he devises a plan to use the captor's secret to gain fame andfortune on a national stage.

The Crown
The Crown. Season TwoClaire Foy, Matt Smith, Victoria Hamilton, Vanessa Kirby, Pip Torrens, Will Keen, and Lizzy McInnerny, 2017, 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.

Empire
Empire. The Complete Fourth SeasonTerrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Bryshere Y. Gray, Trai Byers, and Grace Byers, 2017, not Rated

In season four, the show's explosive twists and turns resume, as Empire Entertainment embarks on a celebration of its 20th anniversary. Lucious makes his first public appearance after the explosion in Las Vegas, and all members of the Lyon family have their own interests in Lucious regaining his physical and mental faculties.

Engaging Father Christmas
Engaging Father ChristmasErin Krakow, Niall Matter, and Wendie Malick, 2017,  not Rated

It's Christmas and Miranda leaves Seattle with a suitcase full of presents to join her long lost family in Carlton Heath, where she will experience the joyful traditions she missed as a child. But this Christmas, she fears the warm welcome she received from the Whitcomb family will soon turn cold when Miranda receives an anonymous text from someone who threatens to expose her identity.

Generational Sins
Generational SinsDax Spanogle and Daniel Macpherson, 2017, Rated pg-13

Two estranged brothers are brought back together by the death of their mother. Her dying wish is to see them return to their birthplace and reunite with their abusive, alcoholic father. They set out on a journey that leads them to their hometown full of dark memories that the younger brother doesnt remember and the older brother wants to forget. As each brother reconnects to the town and its people, they struggle to find the meaning of home, both for those who stay and for those who leave.

The Good Fight
The Good Fight. Season TwoChristine Baranski, Rose Leslie, Cush Jumbo, Delroy Lindo, Sarah Steele, Nyambi Nyambi, Justin Bartha, and Michael Boatman, 2018, not Rated

Trying to maintain sanity in these insane times, the attorneys of Reddick, Boseman and Lockhart gain a new partner, endure a serial threat against lawyers, and brave a chaotic new world in Season Two. Diane goes to extremes to deal with a growing threat, her struggling marriage and ever-changing politics. Meanwhile, Lucca, Maia and the firm expertly navigate a crooked cop conspiracy, a high-profile deportation and an audition for the DNC in a potential impeachment case.

Harry and Meghan
Harry and Meghan: A Royal RomanceParisa Fitz-Henley, Burgess Abernethy, and Laura Mitchell, 2018, not Rated

A dramatization of the meeting and courtship of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

I Think We're Alone Now
I Think We're Alone NowPeter Dinklage, Elle Fanning, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Paul Giamatti, 2018, Rated r

The apocalypse proves a blessing in disguise for one lucky recluse, until a second survivor arrives with the threat of companionship.

Loving Pablo
Loving PabloJavier Bardem, Peter Sarsgaard, Julieth Restrepo, and Penelope Cruz, 2017,
Rated r

A journalist strikes up a romantic relationship with infamous drug lord Pablo Escobar.

MDMA
MDMAAnnie Q., Francesca Eastwood, and Pierson Fode, 2017, not Rated

Angie, a damaged girl from a tough urban background, is accepted at a prestigious university in the 80s. When her financial aid is cut, she breaks into the organic chemistry lab and synthesizes the drug ecstasy. She becomes one of the west coast's largest distributors of X, cutting deals on campus and in posh nightclubs. She lives the high life until her recklessness instigates a sudden tragedy from which she may not recover.

Narcos
Narcos. Season ThreePedro Pascal, Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook, Paulina Gaitain, Juan Murcia, and Raul Mendez, 2017, Rated tv-ma

Season Three brings cocaine and the war on drugs closer to home as the Cali Cartel, emboldened by the fall of Pablo Escobar, looks to expand its operations inside America's borders. Cali Godfather Gilberto Rodriguez designs an exit strategy that will allow cartel leaders to live happily ever after, but his plans are threatened when someone within his organization teams up with DEA agent Peña in the thrilling third season of this acclaimed series.

Never Goin' Back
Never Goin' Back
Maia Mitchell, Camila Morrone, and Kyle Mooney, 2018, rated r

Jessie and Angela, high school dropouts, are taking a week off to chill at the beach. Too bad their house got robbed, rent's due, they're about to get fired, and they're broke.

Poldark
Poldark. The Complete Fourth Season
Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson, Heida Reed, Kyle Soller, Ruby Bentall, Jack Farthing, and Beatie Edney, 2018, rated tv-14

To defend Cornwall and those he loves from an empowered George, Ross must play the political game on a journey that takes him to the nation's capital and into new perils.

Preacher
Preacher. Season Three
Dominic Cooper, Joseph Gilgun, Ruth Negga, Lucy Griffiths, W. Earl Brown, Derek Wilson, and Ian Colletti, 2018, not rated

Jesse Custer's quest for God takes him back home. Jesse, Tulip and Cassidy return to the plantation where Jesse was raised, and find old grudges and deadly obligations awaits them. With the help of his friends, and a few enemies, Jesse will need to escape his past, because the future of the world depends on it.

Running for Grace
Running for Grace
Matt Dillon, Jim Caviezel, Ryan Potter, Juliet Mills, Nick Boraine, and Olivia Ritchie, 2018, not rated

An orphan boy of mixed race finds family with the newly arrived white village doctor in Hawaii. The boy can run like the wind, and begins bringing Doc's medicine to coffee pickers throughout the mountainous region. On an errand, the medicine runner meets the daughter of the plantation owner and a forbidden, young love blossoms like the white 'Kona Snow' of the surrounding coffee trees.

Succession
Succession. Season OneHiam Abbass, Nicholas Braun, and Brian Cox, 2018, Rated tv-ma

When a media tycoon considers retirement, each of his four grown children begins angling for their piece of the pie.

The Woman in White
The Woman in White
Jessie Buckley, Ben Hardy, Olivia Vinall, Dougray Scott, Riccardo Scamarcio, and Charles Dance, 2018, not rated

A pair of half sisters lives end up caught in a grand conspiracy revolving around a mentally ill woman dressed in white. As the story unfolds, murder, love, marriage, and greed stand between the two women and happy lives. Their only hope is the secret the woman in white waits to tell them.