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

July list by Nanette Alderman
Jonathan Silverman, Jennifer Finnigan, Scout Taylor-Compton, Richard Portnow, and Richard Kind, 2018, not rated

Adam Slope is a genetics professor at Andover University. His wife Dawn is a beautiful artist who he loves more than life itself. After she dies in a fire at her glassblowing studio, Adam clones her from a strand of hair that remained on an old hairbrush. But the woman he creates is different than the woman he married. So he tries again.

Belly Timber
Belly Timber
Gabriel Bartley, Andrea Collins, and John Dugan, 2016, not rated

When the Lecky family makes their way to America and begins practicing their Cannibalistic religion of Kala, no one is safe, not even John McCormick's family. After the vicious slaughter of John's brother Thomas and his family by the Leckys, John has no choice but to confront this evil head on. With time running out, can John McCormick and his posse of frontiersman find and defeat this notorious foe?

Counterpart. Season One
J. K. Simmons, Kenneth Choi, Rudy Dobrev, Harry Lloyd, and Nazanin Boniadi, 2017, rated tv-ma

Howard Silk is a lowly cog in the bureaucratic machinery of a Berlin-based United Nations spy agency. When Howard discovers that his organization safeguards the secret of a crossing into a parallel dimension, he is thrust into a shadow world of intrigue, danger, and double cross, where the only man he can trust is his near-identical counterpart from this parallel world.

The Cured
The Cured
Ellen Page, Sam Keeley, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Stuart Graham, and Paula Malcomson, 2017, rated r

What happens when the undead return to life? In a world ravaged by a virus that turns the infected into zombies, a cure is found and the wrenching process of reintegrating the survivors back into society begins. Among the formerly afflicted is Senan, a young man haunted by the horrific acts he committed while infected. He attempts to restart his life, but is society ready to forgive him and those like him? Or will fear and prejudice once again tear the world apart?

The Expanse
The Expanse. Season Three
Cas Anvar, Wes Chatham, and Dominique Tipper, 2018, not rated

Hundreds of years in the future, humans have colonized the solar system. The U.N. controls Earth. Mars is an independent military power. The planets rely on the resources of the Asteroid Belt, where air and water are more precious than gold. For decades, tensions have been rising between these three places. Earth, mars and the Belt are now on the brink of war. And all it will take is a single spark.

No Good Heroes
No Good HeroesTim O'Leary, Nova Gaver, Chad Crenshaw, Nathan Varnson, and Mindy Marie Miller, 2016, not rated

As a child, Wyatt witnessed a group of peaceful aliens survive the military's attempt at mass extermination. Ever since, he has taken a sympathetic interest in the aliens and exhibited a particular fascination with their young queen. Now an adult, Wyatt works as the police chief in the small town of Elm Grove and protects the stranded aliens by hiding them inside a complex of local caverns.

Truth or Dare?
Truth or Dare?Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey, and Violett Beane, 2018, rated pg-13

A harmless game of truth or dare among friends turns deadly when someone, or something, begins to punish those who tell a lie or refuse the dare.

Who's Watching Oliver
Who's Watching Oliver
Russell Geoffrey Banks, Sara Malakul Lane, and Margaret Roche, 2017,
not rated

The story of a mentally unstable loner lost in a life forced upon him. By night Oliver aimlessly wanders the streets and bars on what can only be described as a truly shocking and humiliating killing spree. His only savior and possible way out of a life he is desperate to escape comes in the form of the beautiful Sophia with her sweet eccentricity and naivety to the danger she has put herself in.