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A new year means new movies are on their way to the library. Request one of these DVDs now and be one of the first to check them out.


American Made

American Made

Directed by Doug Liman

A pilot lands work for the CIA and as a drug runner in the south during the 1980s. (Rated R.)

Release Date: January 2

Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes

Directed by Jonathan Dayton

In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women’s movement, the 1973 tennis match between women’s world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men’s-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles. (Rated PG-13.)

Release Date: January 2

Brad's Status

Brad's Status

Directed by Mike White

A father takes his son to tour colleges on the East Coast and meets up with an old friend who makes him feel inferior about his life’s choices. (Rated R.)

Release Date: January 2

The Foreigner

The Foreigner

Directed by Martin Campbell

A humble businessman with a buried past seeks justice when his daughter is killed in an act of terrorism. A cat and mouse conflict ensues with a government official, whose past may hold clues to the killers’ identities. (Rated R.)

Release Date: January 9

It

It

Directed by Andy Muschietti

A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children. (Rated R.)

Release Date: January 9

Marshall

Marshall

Directed by Reginald Hudlin

Young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, battles through one of his career-defining cases. (Rated PG-13)

Release Date: January 9

My Little Pony: The Movie

My Little Pony: The Movie

Directed by Jayson Thiessen

A dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane six embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship to save their home. (Rated PG.)

Release Date: January 9

Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner 2049

Directed by Denis Villeneuve

A young blade runner’s discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who’s been missing for thirty years. (Rated R.)

Release Date: January 16

Happy Death Day

Happy Death Day

Directed by Christopher Landon

A college student relives the day of her murder with both its unexceptional details and terrifying end until she discovers her killer’s identity. (Rated PG-13.)

Release Date: January 16

Loving Vincent

Loving Vincent

Directed by Dorota Kobiela and Hugh Welchman

The life and controversial death of Vincent Van Gogh told by his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them. The intrigue unfolds through dramatic reconstructions of the events leading up to his death. (Rated PG-13.)

Release Date: January 16

The Snowman

The Snowman

Directed by Tomas Alfredson

Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose scarf is found wrapped around an ominous-looking snowman. (Rated R.)

Release Date: January 16

Geostorm

Geostorm

Directed by Dean Devlin

When the network of satellites designed to control the global climate starts to attack Earth, it’s a race against the clock for its creator to uncover the real threat before a worldwide Geostorm wipes out everything and everyone. (Rated PG-13.)

Release Date: January 23

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos

Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart, when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister. (Rated R.)

Release Date: January 23

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

Directed by Angela Robinson

The story of psychologist William Moulton Marston, the polyamorous relationship between his wife and his mistress, the creation of his beloved comic book character Wonder Woman, and the controversy the comic generated. (Rated R.)

Release Date: January 30


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