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  • The diary of Anne Frank [DVD]

    The diary of Anne Frank2009

    Summary: Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. Otto Frank and his family have decided to go into hiding due to the increasing persecutions against Jews. Businessman Kraler and his assistant Miep prepare a hiding place in...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CLASSIC DIARY

    Location: DVDs Classics

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Argo [DVD]

    Argo2013

    Summary: On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants storm the American embassy in Tehran and capture dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal. There's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA ARGO

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A dangerous method [DVD]

    A dangerous method2012

    Summary: The relationship between fledgling psychiatrist Carl Jung and his mentor Sigmund Freud is torn apart when Sabina Spielrein, a troubled but beautiful young woman, comes between them and forever changes the face of modern thought.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA DANGEROUS

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The elephant man [DVD]

    The elephant man2001

    Summary: Based on a true story, the film examines the complex emotional experiences faced by John Merrick, the "Elephant Man" when he is discovered by a dedicated surgeon. Rescued from his degrading life as a...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA ELEPHANT

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Tinker tailor soldier spy [DVD]

    Tinker tailor soldier spy2012

    Summary: At the height of the Cold War, a former agent for the British Secret Intelligence Service is called back to root out a Russian spy who has infiltrated the organization's highest levels.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA TINKER

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Heidi [DVD]

    Heidi2005

    Summary: When her aunt tires of caring for her, orphan Heidi goes to live in the Alps with her gruff grandfather, who comes to adore her. Eventually placed with another family, Heidi fights to join her grandfather again.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD FAMILY HEIDI

    Location: DVDs Family

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The innocents [DVD]

    The innocents2005

    Summary: "Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CLASSIC INNOCENTS

    Location: DVDs Classics

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Kes [DVD]

    Kes2011

    Summary: Billy Casper, a 15-year-old working class Yorkshire boy, is a scrappy loner who delivers papers before and after school, shares a bed with his bullying brother, Jud, and mostly ignores his...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA KES

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Kick-ass 2 [DVD]

    Kick-ass 22013

    Summary: Dave (Kick-Ass) decides to start the world's first superhero team with Mindy (Hit Girl). Unfortunately, Mindy is busted for sneaking out as Hit Girl, and she's forced to retire. Dave must join forces...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD ACT/ADV KICK-ASS

    Location: DVDs Action/Adventure

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Wrinkles [DVD]

    Wrinkles2014

    Summary: Based on Paco Roca's award-winning graphic novel, the story opens with former bank manager Emilio being dispatched to a retirement home by his family. Like One Flew Over the Cuckoo₂s Nest in an old...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA WRINKLES

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The good earth [DVD]

    The good earth2006

    Summary: A young farmer named Wang Lung marries a selfless, loyal slave girl, O-Lan. Wang is initially devoted to the land and rises to prosperity. Later, however, Wang deserts the land and takes a second...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CLASSIC GOOD

    Location: DVDs Classics

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Hollow Crown [DVD]. Season 1, episode 1, Richard II

    The Hollow Crown . Season 1, episode 1, Richard II2013

    Summary: King Richard , a vain, self-indulgent man who rules with little regard for his people's welfare, is called upon to settle a dispute between his cousin Henry Bolingbroke and Thomas Mowbray. In an act...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD TV HOLLOW S1 E1

    Location: DVDs TV Series

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Hollow Crown [DVD]. Season 1, episode 4, Henry V

    The Hollow Crown . Season 1, episode 4, Henry V2013

    Summary: Recently crowned king, Henry V has scarcely settled onto the throne when the French ambassador brings a challenge to his rule. Inspired by his courtiers Exeter and York, Henry swears that he will...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD TV HOLLOW S1 E4

    Location: DVDs TV Series

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Hollow Crown [DVD]. Season 1, Episode 2-3, Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2

    The Hollow Crown . Season 1, Episode 2-3, Henry IV, Parts 1 and 22013

    Summary: King Henry IV sees his reign marred by uprisings led by young Harry Hotspur and undercut by the impulsive, irresponsible actions of his son Prince Hal. As stakes get even higher, both sides converge in the epic battle of Shrewsbury.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD TV HOLLOW S1 E2-3

    Location: DVDs TV Series

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • August [DVD] : Osage County

    August : Osage County2014

    Summary: "The darkly hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives converge when a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA AUGUST

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Great expectations [Blu-ray]

    Great expectations2014

    Summary: After Pip, an orphaned blacksmith's apprentice inherits a fortune from an anonymous benefactor, his future seems promising. But a bitter heiress is intent on preventing Pip from finding true love.

    BLU-RAY

    Call #: BLU DRAMA GREAT

    Location: Blu-rays Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Great expectations [DVD]

    Great expectations2014

    Summary: After Pip, an orphaned blacksmith's apprentice inherits a fortune from an anonymous benefactor, his future seems promising. But a bitter heiress is intent on preventing Pip from finding true love.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA GREAT

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The secret life of Walter Mitty [Blu-ray]

    The secret life of Walter Mitty2014

    Summary: Watch the classic story by James Thurber, about a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance, and action. When his job along with...  more »

    BLU-RAY

    Call #: BLU COMEDY SECRET

    Location: Blu-rays Comedy

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The spectacular now [DVD]

    The spectacular now2014

    Summary: While teenager Aimee dreams of the future, Sutter lives in the now, and yet somehow, they're drawn together. What starts as an unlikely romance becomes a sharp-eyed, straight-up snapshot of the heady confusion and haunting passion of youth.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA SPECTACULAR

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Memento [DVD]

    Memento2011

    Summary: Leonard Shelby is searching for the man who raped and murdered his wife. He survived, but developed a mind block due to the attack. He can remember everything from before, but memories of anything...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA MEMENTO

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The secret in their eyes [DVD] = El secreto de sus ojos

    The secret in their eyes = El secreto de sus ojos2010

    Summary: Recently retired criminal court investigator Benjamín decides to write a novel based on a twenty-five-year-old unresolved rape and murder case which still haunts him. Sharing his plans with Irene,...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA SECRET

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The little mermaid [Blu-ray]

    The little mermaid2013

    Summary: Ariel is a fun-loving and mischievous mermaid who is enchanted with all things human. Disregarding her father's order to stay away from the world above the sea, she swims to the surface and, in a...  more »

    BLU-RAY

    Call #: BLU CHILDREN LITTLE

    Location: Blu-rays Children

    copies in: 2 of 3 details

  • The little mermaid [DVD]

    The little mermaid2013

    Summary: Ariel is a fun-loving and mischievous mermaid who is enchanted with all things human. Disregarding her father's order to stay away from the world above the sea, she swims to the surface and, in a...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CHILDREN LITTLE

    Location: DVDs Children

    copies in: 4 of 4 details

  • Cinderella [DVD]

    Cinderella2012

    Summary: Cinderella has faith her dreams of a better life will come true. With help from her loyal mice friends and a wave of her Fairy Godmother's wand, Cinderella's rags are magically turned into a glorious...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CHILDREN CINDERELLA

    Location: DVDs Children

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Harry Potter and the deathly hallows. [Blu-ray]. Part 2

    Harry Potter and the deathly hallows. . Part 22011

    Summary: In the epic finale, the battle between the good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war. The stakes have never been higher and no one is safe. But it is Harry who may be...  more »

    BLU-RAY

    Call #: BLU FAMILY HARRY

    Location: Blu-rays Family

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hugo [DVD]

    Hugo2012

    Summary: Tells the tale of an orphan boy living a secret life in the walls of a Paris train station. When Hugo encounters a broken machine, an eccentric girl, and the cold, reserved man who runs the toy shop,...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD FAMILY HUGO

    Location: DVDs Family

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Carnage [DVD]

    Carnage2012

    Summary: Two pairs of parents, one of whose child has hurt the other at a public park, meet to discuss the matter in a civilized manner. However, the evening becomes quite chaotic as the parents become increasingly childish.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD COMEDY CARNAGE

    Location: DVDs Comedy

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The hunchback of Notre Dame [DVD]

    The hunchback of Notre Dame2002

    Summary: Quasimodo ventures from his tower to the joyous festival of fools, but the crowd turns cruel and rejects him because of the way he looks. The gypsy Esmeralda rescues him and he finds himself battling...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CHILDREN HUNCHBACK

    Location: DVDs Children

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Starship troopers [DVD]

    Starship troopers2007

    Summary: A handful of dedicated young soldiers must rise to the challenge of intergalactic warfare with a species of terrifying alien insects that threaten to eliminate the human race.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD SCI FIC STARSHIP

    Location: DVDs SCI-FI

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The perks of being a wallflower [DVD]

    The perks of being a wallflower2013

    Summary: The Perks of Being a Wallflower is based on the wildly popular novel by Stephen Chbosky about a freshman named Charlie who is always watching from the sidelines until a pair of charismatic seniors...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA PERKS

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The perks of being a wallflower [Blu-ray]

    The perks of being a wallflower2013

    Summary: The Perks of Being a Wallflower is based on the wildly popular novel by Stephen Chbosky about a freshman named Charlie who is always watching from the sidelines until a pair of charismatic seniors...  more »

    BLU-RAY

    Call #: BLU DRAMA PERKS

    Location: Blu-rays Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Anna Karenina [DVD]

    Anna Karenina2013

    Summary: Set in late 19th century Russia high-society, the aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA ANNA

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Jack Reacher [DVD]

    Jack Reacher2012

    Summary: Ex-military investigator Jack Reacher leaps off the pages of Lee Child's bestselling novel and onto the big screen in this explosive thriller. When an unspeakable crime is committed, all evidence...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD ACT/ADV JACK

    Location: DVDs Action/Adventure

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I love you Phillip Morris [DVD]

    I love you Phillip Morris2011

    Summary: A true story of a spectacularly charismatic con man's journey from small-town businessman to flamboyant white-collar criminal, who repeatedly finds himself in trouble with the law and on the lam, all in the name of love.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD COMEDY I

    Location: DVDs Comedy

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The brave little toaster [DVD]

    The brave little toaster2003

    Summary: Five electrical appliances find that their young owner has disappeared. The toaster takes charge, rounding up the vacuum cleaner, the electric blanket, bedside lamp and radio. Together they take off for the big city in search of their master.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CHILDREN BRAVE

    Location: DVDs Children

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Like dandelion dust [DVD]

    Like dandelion dust2011

    Summary: Wendy and Rip Porter are a working-class couple fighting to regain custody of Joey, the young son Wendy gave up for adoption when Rip went to prison seven years earlier. But Joey's adoptive parents...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD DRAMA LIKE

    Location: DVDs Drama

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • From here to eternity [DVD]

    From here to eternity2001

    Summary: At an Army base in 1941 Hawaii, the lives of enlisted men and officers are troubled by spiteful commanders, sadistic military police, and forbidden love. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CLASSIC FROM

    Location: DVDs Classics

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Shane [DVD]

    Shane2013

    Summary: A drifter and retired gunfighter helps a homestead family fight against an aging cattleman and his hired gunman.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD WESTERN SHANE

    Location: DVDs Western

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The birdcage [DVD]

    The birdcage1998

    Summary: The story of a middle-aged gay couple's comic encounter with a self-righteously straight and conservative family. Armand and Albert reluctantly accept young Val's intention to marry the daughter of a...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD COMEDY BIRDCAGE

    Location: DVDs Comedy

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Wait until dark [DVD]

    Wait until dark2003

    Summary: A photographer unwittingly smuggles a doll stuffed with heroin into New York City. His recently blinded wife, alone in their apartment, is first terrorized by hired crooks, and then by the psychopathic Roat, in search of the doll.

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CLASSIC WAIT

    Location: DVDs Classics

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Art In the Barn
    October, 18th, 2019
    5:30pm-8:30pm

    An exhibition of works by local artists, live music, and appetizers, wine, and craft beer are included with the $15 admission to this annual fundraiser for the Johnston Public Library.

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