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HOW LONG CAN I CHECKOUT MOVIES?

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

March list by Nanette Alderman                                               
47 Hours to Live
47 Hours to Live
Ashley Amos, Abel Becerra, Jim Blumetti, Luke Shelton, Allie Marie Evans, Annie Hamilton, and Alexandria Deberry, 2019, not rated

During a sleepover, Rose and Cadence turn to the Internet for scary stories but instead find an iPhone game that dares the players to set the photo timer on their phone, look into the lens and pass it back and forth while saying a chant summons an evil spirit. When the timer goes off, the person whose picture is taken loses and is vexed with a supernatural curse and death within 47 hours unless they play the game with someone else who loses to them.

After We Leave
After We Leave
Brian Silverman, Clay Wilcox, and Anslem Richardson, 2019, not rated

Six years ago, Jack Chaney abandoned his wife and vanished. Before he left, Jack and his wife had applied for a visa to immigrate to a better life on an off-world colony. It's a couples visa and only married couples can go in order to populate the new colonies. As the visa deadline looms, Jack struggles to find his wife.

The Furies
The Furies
Airlie Dodds, Taylor Ferguson, and Linda Ngo, 2019, not rated

Kayla wakes up in a coffin-like box in the middle of the woods and sees a terrifying masked man with an ax running straight for her. As she runs away, she realizes she is part of a deadly game. There are six other women running in the woods, each with a masked assassin assigned to protect them and kill everyone else. Kayla races to save herself and as many women as she can, but when they start to turn on each other, her killer instinct is unleashed as she does whatever it takes to survive.

Little Joe
Little Joe
Emily Beecham, Ben Whishaw, Kerry Fox, Kit Connor, Phenix Brossard, and Leanne Best, 2019, not rated

Alice, a single mother, is a dedicated senior plant breeder at a corporation engaged in developing new species. She has engineered a very special crimson flower, remarkable not only for its beauty but also for its therapeutic value: if kept at the ideal temperature, fed properly, and spoken to regularly, this plant makes its owner happy. Against company policy, Alice takes one home as a gift for her teenage son, Joe.

The Mandela Effect
The Mandela Effect
Charlie Hofheimer, Aleksa Palladino, Robin Lord Taylor, Madeleine McGraw, and Clarke Peters, 2019, not rated

A man becomes obsessed with facts and events that have been collectively misremembered by thousands of people.

The Purge. Season One
The Purge. Season One
Gabriel Chavarria, Hannah Emily Anderson, and Jessica Garza, 2018,
not rated

During a twelve-hour period when all crime, including murder, is legal, a group of seemingly unrelated characters cross paths in a city in an altered America. As each character is forced to reckon with their past and plot how to better their futures, they soon discover how far they will go on Purge Night.

Villains
Villains
Bill Skarsgard, Maika Monroe, Blake Baumgartner, Jeffrey Donovan, and Kyra Sedgwick, 2019, rated r

Mickey and Jules are lovers on the run, headed southbound for a fresh start in the Sunshine State. When their car dies after a gas station robbery, they break into a nearby house looking for a new set of wheels. What they find instead is a dark secret and a sweet-as-pie pair of homeowners who will do anything to keep it from getting out.

A Wakefield Project
A Wakefield Project
Lindsay Seim, Dennis Andres, Anthony Bewlz, Dan Yeager, and Rob Archer, 2019, not rated

Eric and Reese invest in a property in the little town of Wakefield. Chloe, a medium who used to live in Wakefield, returns to her roots to enlighten the new entrepreneurs on the history of the town. The property center by Nathan Cross, who's post mortem crimes stains the entire town. On a day when unprecedented solar flares target North America, Wakefield becomes the center of a temporary shift in atmospheric energies. The living is seeing the dead walk among them.