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Oscars News!

Enter our PICK THE WINNERS contest now until Oscar Sunday, February 22 at 5 pm. Enter ONLINE or come to the Second Floor to pick up a paper ballot. Join us on Tuesday, February 17 at 7:30 pm for our 2014 in Movies with Oscar Preview program. Cecilia, our very own librarian, will review some […]

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The Year in Movies & Oscars Preview

If you feel as passionately about film and the Oscars as I do, join me (Cecilia, Adult Services Librarian) as I review and discuss the best and the worst of Hollywood on Thursday, February 25, 2014 at 7:30pm. I will talk about the major films of 2013, what the critics thought, and even have some […]

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Oscar show!

So, what did we think of the show?  Well, even though Billy (Crystal) was back, the show still lacked some of its verve and vibrance from previous years.  True, it was better than last year –but 2011 wasn’t exactly a good year to compare things with, right?  I mean at least Billy Crystal wasn’t stoned […]

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Oscar Winners and Nominations from Sunday, February 26th

Best PictureWar HorseThe Artist *WINNER MoneyballThe DescendantsThe Tree of LifeMidnight in ParisThe HelpHugoExtremely Loud & Incredibly Close Best ActressGlenn Close, Albert NobbsRooney Mara, The Girl With the Dragon TattooViola Davis, The HelpMeryl Streep, The Iron Lady *WINNERMichelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn Best ActorDemian Bichir, A Better LifeGeorge Clooney, The DescendantsJean Dujardin, The Artist *WINNERGary […]

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Bradford International Film Festival!

While I was on vacation recently, I attended the first days of the Bradford International Film Festival (BIFF) in Bradford, UK in the Yorkshire region of England.  The festival is sponsored by and held at the National Media Museum…which is one of the most visited museums in England outside of London.  Bradford itself has always […]

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Winter Film Program Recap

December *Sat., Dec. 5, 2pm—Angels and Demons, PG-13, 138 min*Thurs., Dec. 17, 2pm—Four Christmases, PG-13, 88 min*Sat., Dec.19, 2pm—Josh Groban in Concert, NR, 60 min January *Sat., Jan. 2, 2pm—My Sister’s Keeper, PG-13, 109 min*Mon., Jan. 4—WATCH TO WIN OSCAR CONTEST begins — see the AV Desk for details.*Sat., Jan.16, 2pm—Gypsy Caravan: When the Road […]

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