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Movie night recommendation - The social network

Posted by The Editor on June 10, 2016 at 1:06 PM PDT

On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history, but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications. Borrow this from the library.

Movie night recommendation - Roman Holiday

Posted by The Editor on June 3, 2016 at 1:06 PM PDT

A princess rebels against her royal obligations and explores Rome on her own. She meets an American newspaperman who, seeking an exclusive story, pretends ignorance of her identity. But his plan falters as they fall in love. Borrow this from the library.

Movie night recommendation - Rear Window

Posted by The Editor on May 27, 2016 at 1:05 PM PDT

A photographer with a broken leg takes up the fine art of spying on his Greenwich Village neighbors during a summer heat wave. Things really begin to get hot when he suspects a salesman may have murdered his nagging wife and buried the body in a flower garden. He actively enlists the help of his girlfriend to investigate the highly suspicious chain of events ... Events that ultimately lead to one of the most memorable and gripping endings in film history. Borrow this from the library.

Movie Night Recommendation - Schultze gets the blues

Posted by The Editor on May 20, 2016 at 11:05 AM PDT

Schultze is a recently retired miner who, like his father before him, entertains polka audiences with his accordion. When he discovers the fiery energy of Zydeco music on his radio, the rigid monotony of his daily routine takes a spicy turn. Schultze learns to play his accordion with a new snap and style. His new-found fascination ultimately leads him on a life-changing journey to the Louisiana delta. German and English dialogue with optional English subtitles. Borrow this from the library.

Library Performance Series - May 25th

Posted by The Editor on May 17, 2016 at 9:05 AM PDT

Movie Night Recommendation - Mon Oncle

Posted by The Editor on May 13, 2016 at 11:05 AM PDT

A comedy in which the vague and clumsy M. Hulot, in contrast to his more wealthy sister and brother-in-law, is constantly at odds with the modern world. French Language. Borrow this from the library.

Movie night recommendation - Play time

Posted by The Editor on May 6, 2016 at 11:05 AM PDT

Modern Paris, a city of glass, steel and the encroaching age of technology. Amidst the babble of tourists, the endearingly clumsy Monsieur Hulot tries to reconcile the old-fashioned ways with the confusing new ways. French Language. Borrow this from the library.

Movie night recommendation - Titanic

Posted by The Editor on April 8, 2016 at 11:04 AM PDT

Two people from different worlds meet and fall in love on the brief, tragic maiden voyage of the grand ocean liner Titanic. Borrow this from the library.

Movie Night Recommendation - The Terminator

Posted by The Editor on April 4, 2016 at 11:04 AM PDT

In 2029, the ruling giant super-computer, Skynet, sends an indestructible cyborg, a Terminator, back in time to 1984 to kill a woman, Sarah Connor, whose unborn son will become mankind's only hope. Borrow this from the library.

Movie night recommendation - Life of Brian

Posted by The Editor on March 22, 2016 at 4:03 PM PDT

The Pythons satirize religion, capital punishment, revolutionary politics, terrorism, graffiti, science fiction, and a host of other topics through the story of Brian, a first-century Judean. Borrow this from the library.