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  • A hidden life [DVD]

    A hidden life2020

    Summary: Based on real events, this is the story of an unsung hero, Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. When the Austrian peasant farmer is faced with the threat of...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA HIDDEN

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The hate u give [DVD]

    The hate u give2019

    Summary: Starr Carter navigates the perilous waters between her poor, black neighborhood and her prestigious, mainly white private school. This all changes when she finds herself in the middle of racial...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA HATE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bad times at the El Royale [DVD]

    Bad times at the El Royale2019

    Summary: Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption; before everything goes to hell.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA BAD

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Widows [DVD]

    Widows2019

    Summary: Four women with nothing in common except a debt left by their dead husbands' criminal acts conspire to take fate into their own hands.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA WIDOWS

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Tolkien [DVD]

    Tolkien2019

    Summary: Explores the formative years of the renowned author's life as he finds friendship, courage, and inspiration among a fellow group of writers and artists at school. Their brotherhood strengthens as...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA TOLKIEN

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • If Beale Street could talk [DVD]

    If Beale Street could talk2019

    Summary: A timeless love story set in early 1970s Harlem involving newly engaged nineteen-year- old Tish and her fiance Fonny who have a beautiful future ahead. But their plans are derailed when Fonny is...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA IF

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The favourite [DVD]

    The favourite2019

    Summary: Early eighteenth-century England is at war with the French. A frail Queen Anne occupies the throne, and her friend Lady Sarah tends to her ill health. When a new servant Abigail arrives, Sarah takes...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA FAVOURITE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The art of racing in the rain [DVD]

    The art of racing in the rain2019

    Summary: This is a heartwarming tale narrated by a witty and philosophical dog named Enzo. Through his bond with his owner Denny, an aspiring Formula One race car driver, Enzo has gained tremendous insight...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA ART

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Can you ever forgive me? [DVD]

    Can you ever forgive me?2019

    Summary: Lee Israel made her living in the 1970s and 1980s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. Though Lee Israel has undeniable...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA CAN

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The prodigy [DVD]

    The prodigy2019

    Summary: Sarah believes that her son Miles' disturbing behavior is a sign that an evil supernatural force has taken over him. She has to choose between the need to investigate who or what is causing the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA PRODIGY

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The miracle season [DVD]

    The miracle season2018

    Summary: After the tragic death of star volleyball player Caroline "Line" Found, a team of dispirited high school girls must band together under the guidance of their tough-love coach in hopes of winning the...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA MIRACLE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Post [DVD]

    The Post2018

    Summary: This historical drama is based on the events surrounding the release of the Pentagon Papers, documents which detailed the history of the United States' political and military involvement in Vietnam....  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA POST

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bohemian rhapsody [DVD]

    Bohemian rhapsody2018

    Summary: An enthralling celebration of Queen, their music, and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and convention to become one of history's most beloved entertainers....  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA BOHEMIAN

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder on the Orient Express (2017) [DVD]

    Murder on the Orient Express (2017)2018

    Summary: What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA MURDER

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Love, Simon [DVD]

    Love, Simon2018

    Summary: Everyone deserves a great love story, but for seventeen year old Simon Spier, it's a little more complicated. He hasn't told his family or friends that he's gay, and he doesn't know the identity of...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA LOVE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Three billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri [DVD] / Fox Searchlight Pictures and Film 4 present ; a Blueprint Pictures production ; a Martin McDonagh film ; written and directed by Martin McDonagh ; produced by Graham Broadbent, Pete Czernin, Martin McDonagh.

    Three billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri / Fox Searchlight Pictures and Film 4 present ; a Blueprint Pictures production ; a Martin McDonagh film ; written and directed by Martin McDonagh ; produced by Graham Broadbent, Pete Czernin, Martin McDonagh.2018

    Summary: After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA THREE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The shape of water [DVD]

    The shape of water2018

    Summary: An otherworldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA SHAPE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The mountain between us [DVD]

    The mountain between us2017

    Summary: Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA MOUNTAIN

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hidden figures [DVD]

    Hidden figures2017

    Summary: As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA HIDDEN

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The birth of a nation [DVD]

    The birth of a nation2017

    Summary: Nat Turner is a literate American slave and preacher. His financially strained owner accepts an offer to use Nat's preaching to subdue unruly slaves. But as Nat witnesses countless atrocities, he...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA BIRTH

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A united kingdom [DVD]

    A united kingdom2017

    Summary: Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. When they decided to marry, just as apartheid was being introduced into...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA UNITED

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Gifted [DVD]

    Gifted2017

    Summary: Frank Adler is a single man raising a child prodigy, his spirited young niece Mary, in a coastal town in Florida. Frank's plans for a normal school life for Mary are foiled when the seven-year-old's...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA GIFTED

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Goodbye Christopher Robin [DVD]

    Goodbye Christopher Robin2017

    Summary: When author A.A. Milne creates the Winnie-the-Pooh books after World War I, their success comes at a price for the author and his family.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA GOODBYE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Eddie the Eagle [DVD]

    Eddie the Eagle2016

    Summary: Inspired by true events, it is a feel-good story about Michael 'Eddie' Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself, even as an entire nation was...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA EDDIE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Brooklyn [DVD]

    Brooklyn2016

    Summary: An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA BROOKLYN

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Jackie [DVD]

    Jackie2016

    Summary: A searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy. The film places...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA JACKIE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Martian [DVD]

    The Martian2016

    Summary: After a bad storm blows across Mars Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead and left behind. Now stuck on a hostile planet he must find a way to signal to Earth and in the meantime, survive on limited supplies.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA MARTIAN

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Gone girl [DVD]

    Gone girl2015

    Summary: On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne reports that his wife, Amy, has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick's portrait of a blissful...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA GONE

    Location: Adult Displays - Near New Arrivals

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Exodus [DVD]. Gods and kings

    Exodus . Gods and kings2015

    Summary: The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA EXODUS

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Far from the madding crowd [DVD]

    Far from the madding crowd2015

    Summary: Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy about Bathsheba Everdene who is an independent woman who attracts three different suitors: a sheep farmer; a dashing soldier; and a prosperous, older...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA FAR

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Me and Earl and the dying girl [DVD]

    Me and Earl and the dying girl2015

    Summary: A uniquely funny and moving story about Greg, a high school senior who avoids deep human relationships as a way to safely navigate the social mine field that is teenage life. In fact, he describes...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA ME

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • True story [DVD]

    True story2015

    Summary: After journalist Michael Finkel is fired from The New York Times for embellishing a story, he learns that accused murderer Christian Longo has been claiming to be him. Hoping this story will save his...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA TRUE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Wild [DVD]

    Wild2015

    Summary: After years of reckless behavior, a heroin addiction and the destruction of her marriage, Cheryl Strayed makes a rash decision. Haunted by memories of her mother Bobbi and with absolutely no...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA WILD

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Cake [DVD]

    Cake2015

    Summary: A look into the darkly funny world of Claire Bennett who initiates a dubious relationship with a widower while confronting fantastical hallucinations of his dead wife. With her feisty...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA CAKE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The drop [DVD]

    The drop2015

    Summary: Lonely bartender Bob Saginowski and his hardened employer cousin Marv run a bar that is used as a 'drop'--a covert scheme that funnels cash to local gangsters. But when they find themselves caught in...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA DROP

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The longest ride [DVD]

    The longest ride2015

    Summary: The star-crossed love affair between Luke, a former champion bull rider looking to make a comeback, and Sophia, a college student who is about to embark upon her dream job in New York City's art...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA LONGEST

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • If I stay [DVD]

    If I stay2014

    Summary: Mia Hall thought the hardest decision she would ever face would be whether to pursue her musical dreams at Juilliard or follow a different path to be with the love of her life, Adam. But what should...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA IF

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Oculus [DVD]

    Oculus2014

    Summary: Seeing is deceiving in this 'deeply terrifying' film that reflects heart-stopping terror as you've never imagined! It's been ten years since the lives of siblings Tim and Kaylie Russell were...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA OCULUS

    Location: Adult Displays - Front

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The best of me [DVD]

    The best of me2014

    Summary: The story of Dawson and Amanda, two former high school sweethearts who find themselves reunited after twenty years apart, when they return to their small town for the funeral of a beloved friend....  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA BEST

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Walk the line [DVD]

    Walk the line2014

    Summary: Singer. Rebel. Outlaw. Hero. With his driving freight-train chords, steel-eyed intensity and a voice as dark as the night, the legendary "Man in Black" revolutionized music -- and forged his legacy...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA WALK

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Art In the Barn
    Friday, October 21st, 2022
    5:30pm-8:30pm

    An exhibition of works by local artists, live music, and appetizers, wine, and craft beer are included with the $20 admission to this annual fundraiser for the Johnston Public Library.

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