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

September list by Nanette Alderman
9-1-1
9-1-1. The Complete Season 1
Angela Bassett, Peter Krause, Connie Britton, and Ryan Guzman, 2018,
ratED tv-14

Explores the high-pressure experiences of police officers, paramedics and firefighters who face the most frightening, shocking and heart-stopping situations.

Beast
Beast
Jessie Buckley, Johnny Flynn, Geraldine James, and Trystan Gravelle, 2018, ratED r

A disturbed woman living in a secluded community finds herself pulled between the control of her overbearing family and the appeal of a secretive stranger suspected of a series of vicious murders.

Billionaire Boys Club
Billionaire Boys ClubAnsel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Taron Egerton, and Emma Roberts, 2018, Rated r

A group of wealthy boys in 1980s Los Angeles come up with a get-rich-quick scam that turns deadly.

Bull
Bull. Season TwoMichael Weatherly, Freddy Rodriguez, and Geneva Carr, 2017, not Rated

Dr. Jason Bull and his team at Trial Analysis Corp. take on exciting new cases, including a trophy wife who may or may not have killed her billionaire husband in self-defense, a young man who is being tried for murder for helping his terminally ill girlfriend end her life, and a celebrity who sues Bull when his advice goes awry, leading him to hire an eccentric lawyer to defend him.

Chicago Med
Chicago Med. Season ThreeColin Donnell, Nick Gehlfuss, Oliver Platt, Torrey Devitto, Brian Tee, and Yaya Dacosta, 2017, not Rated

As the courageous doctors, nurses, and staff of Chicago Med deal with the pulse-pounding pandemonium of the emergency room, heart-wrenching drama impacts them both professionally and personally. With lives on the line every day, the ED team finds themselves on an emotional thrill ride through the day-to-day chaos of the hospital that gets Chicago's most difficult and challenging cases.

Darrow and Darrow
Darrow & Darrow: In the Key of MurderKimberly Williams-Paisely, Tom Cavanagh, and Wendie Malick, 2018, not Rated

A simple offer of legal advice turns into the biggest challenge of Claire Darrow's legal career when her new beau, District Attorney Miles Strasberg introduces her to his younger half-sister, Phoebe. A singer who has just completed her first album. Phoebe fears that she may have signed away her rights to her ex-producer, who is threatening to destroy the recordings. When the producer is found dead in his studio, police find evidence and motive enough to arrest Phoebe.

Delinquent
DelinquentAlex Shaffer, Bill Sage, Sam Dillon, Kevin Bigley, and Erin Darke, 2016,
not Rated

The principal is itching to kick Joey out of high school, and Joey cannot wait to get out. All he wants is to work for his father, a tree cutter by day and the leader of a gang of minor thieves by night in rural Connecticut. So when Joey's father asks him to fill in as lookout, Joey is thrilled, until a routine robbery goes very wrong.

Flint
FlintBetsy Brandt, Marin Ireland, Jill Scott, Queen Latifah, and Lyndie Greenwood, 2017, not Rated

LeeAnne Walters, Melissa Mays, and Nayyirah Shariff join forces after discovering that the drinking water in their city is contaminated, resulting in a slew of devastating medical problems for their families. When their claims go unheeded, they band together to expose the wrongdoings committed by their government officials, whose carelessness caused irrevocable harm to the lives of the city's residents.

The Good Karma Hospital
The Good Karma Hospital. Series 2Amanda Redman, Amrita Acharia, James Krishna Floyd, and Neil Morrissey, 2018, not Rated

In Series two, British transplant Dr. Ruby Walker furthers her career under the watch of her formidable boss, Dr. Lydia Fonseca. While Lydia's boyfriend, beach bar owner Greg, tries to help newly widowed Paul overcome the death of his wife, Ruby continues to spar with her handsome but standoffish colleague, Dr. Gabriel Varma. Then a link to Ruby's estranged family brings her closer than ever to Gabriel.

Hearts Beat Loud
Hearts Beat LoudNick Offerman, Kiersey Clemons, Ted Danson, Toni Collette, Blythe Danner, and Sasha Lane, 2018, Rated pg-13

A father and daughter form an unlikely songwriting duo in the summer before she leaves for college.

A Kid Like Jake
A Kid Like JakePriyanka Chopra, Ann Dowd, Claire Danes, Jim Parsons, Octavia Spencer, Amy Landecker, and Aasif Mandvi, 2018, Rated r

A Brooklyn couple has always known that their four-year-old son is more interested in fairy tale princesses than toy cars. But when his preschool director points out that his gender-nonconforming play may be more than a phase, the couple is forced to rethink their roles as parents and spouses.

Law and Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders
Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez MurdersEdie Falco, Heather Graham, Gus Halper, and Miles Gaston Villanueva, 2017, not Rated

When the Menendez brothers were tried on national TV for brutally killing their parents in Beverly Hills, their story became a national obsession. This anthology series delves into the players, the crime and the media circus, detailing the day-to-day battles of the trial and unveiling the shocking truth of what really went down when the cameras stopped rolling.

Love at First Bark
Love at First BarkJana Kramer and Kevin McGarry, 2017, not Rated

Portland interior designer Julia Galvins adopts a dog and seeks the help of expert and handsome dog trainer Owen Michaels. When she is hired to design a nursey and a 'puppery,' as well as plan a puppy shower fund-raiser for a pregnant client and her pregnant dog, Julia asks Owen's advice, and their friendship just might turn into something more.

Lucifer
Lucifer. The Complete Third SeasonTom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro, D. B. Woodside, Lesley-Ann Brandt, Scarlett Estevez, Rachael Harris, Tricia Helfer, and Tom Welling, 2017, not Rated

As Season Two came to a close, Lucifer took care of a little problem called Mom, aka Charlotte. Now he is facing an even greater challenge, finding out who kidnapped him, and why his angel wings are back. In addition, Marcus Pierce, an accomplished police lieutenant who is everything Lucifer is not: strategic, reserved and well respected. However, perhaps even more annoying are all the things they have in common.

Madam Secretary
Madam Secretary. Season 4Tea Leoni, Tim Daly, Bebe Neuwirth, Geoffrey Arend, Erich Bergen, and Kathrine Herzer, 2017, not Rated

Season Four finds Elizabeth trying to achieve diplomacy despite many global enemies poised against her and new political rivals at home. Henry takes on a new role at the CIA, which sometimes puts him at cross-purposes with Elizabeth, both professionally and personally. In addition, this season, their daughters Stevie continues with her internship in Russell Jackson's office and Alison goes off to college, press secretary Daisy has a baby, and the president's chief of staff Dmitri returns.

The Miniaturist
The MiniaturistAnya Taylor-Joy, Romola Garai, Hayley Squires, Alex Hassell, Caolan Byrne, and Sally Messham, 2018, not Rated

A woman moves to live with her new husband in seventeenth century Amsterdam, but soon discovers that not everything is what it seems.

Paterno
Paterno
Al Pacino, Kathy Baker, Riley Keough, Greg Grunberg, and Annie Parisse, 2018, rated tv-ma

Joe Paterno, after becoming the winningest coach in college football history, is embroiled in Penn State's Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face questions of institutional failure regarding the victims.

Scandal
Scandal. The Complete Sixth Season
Kerry Washington, Scott Foley, Tony Goldwyn, Katie Lowes, Joshua Malina, Jeff Perry, Darby Stanchfield, and Bellamy Young, 2018, rated tv-14

The shocking results of the presidential race between Mellie Grant and Francisco Vargas set off an explosive outcome. In the final days of his presidency, Fitz uses his power to make some unexpected changes. With the existence of B613 exposed to the world, Olivia Pope and her Gladiators make the ultimate sacrifice in order to take down Cyrus and Jake. But but how far will they go to get justice?

Shock and Awe
Shock and Awe
Woody Harrelson, James Marsden, Jessica Biel, Milla Jovovich, Tommy Lee Jones, and Rob Reiner, 2017, rated r

The untold true story of an intrepid team of four reporters of Knight Ridder who dared to ask the questions their colleagues did not in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.

This Is Us
This Is Us. The Complete Second Season
Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, and Sterling K. Brown, 2017, not rated

Chronicles the Pearson family across the decades, from Jack and Rebecca as young parents in the 1980s to their 37 year old kids Kevin, Kate and Randall searching for love and fulfillment in the present day. This grounded, life affirming dramedy reveals how the tiniest events in people's lives impact who they become, and how the connections they share with each other can transcend time, distance, and even death.

Urban Country
Urban CountryBrighton Sharbino, Lou Diamond Phillips, Jason London, and C. Thomas Howell, 2018, not Rated

A troubled young girl must choose between a carefree and exciting life in the city and a hard-work, no frills country lifestyle in order to learn who she really is and what she wants out of life.

When Calls the Heart: Weather the Storm
When Calls the Heart: Weather the Storm
Lori Loughlin, Erin Krakow, and Jack Wagner, 2018, not rated

Elizabeth returns from her honeymoon with Jack to find that the town is running out of money. She and Abigail, along with the rest of Hope Valley, work together to try to find the perfect investor for the failing town bank. During this, Elizabeth also teaches her students some very important lessons.