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

January list by Nanette Alderman
Try a Classic Mystery Film
The 39 Steps
John laurie, madeleine carroll, peggy ashcroft, robert donat, 1935, not rated

This heart-racing spy story by Alfred Hitchcock follows Richard Hannay, who stumbles into a conspiracy that thrusts him into a hectic chase across the Scottish moors, as well as into an expected romance with the cool Pamela.

Death in Paradise
The Big Sleeplauren bacall, humphrey bogart, dorothy malone, 1946, not rated

A private eye is hired to protect a young woman while investigating a series of murders. In the process, he falls in love with the woman's older sister.

Doctor Blake Mysteries
The Maltese Falconhumphrey bogart, mary astor, peter lorre, sydney greenstreet, 1941, not rated 


Detective Sam Spade goes in search of a priceless statuette after the death of his partner.

The Man Who Knew Too MuchDoris day, james stewart, 1956, rated PG

A doctor's family vacationing in Morocco gets involved in a web of spying and intrigue.

Father Brown
Out of the Pastkirk douglas, rhonda fleming, robert mitchum, 1947, not rated

Former private detective Jeff Bailey is trying to lead a quiet life, but his past comes back to haunt him and he finds himself framed for murder. Based on the novel by Daniel Mainwaring.

Rear Windowjames stewart, grace kelly, wendel corey, 1954, rated pg

A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.

Jack Irish
To Catch a Thiefcary grant, grace kelly, 1955, not rated

A woman falls in love with a reformed jewel thief, but suspects he's active again when a series of jewel heists occur. .

The Thin ManCesar Romero, william powell, myrna loy, maureen o'sullivan, 1934, not rated


Nick and Nora Charles cordially invite you to bring your own alibi to the jaunty whodunit that made William Powell and Myrna Loy the champagne elite of sleuthing.