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Titles Announced for February Films

Join us when we screen three of this year’s Oscar nominated films in February. Florence Foster Jenkins Mon., Feb. 6, 6:30-8:30pm Wed., Feb. 8, 1:30-3:30pm Nominated for Best Actress and Best Costume Design – PG-13, 111 min. – Starring Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant and Simon Helberg – A New York socialite dreams of becoming a […]

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Halloween Movie Favorites: The Babadook

The Babadook — a brilliant low-budget psychological horror that centers around a sinister storybook — just might be the spookiest movie to watch if, like me, you spend your days literally surrounded by books. Made for $2.5 million by Australian actor and director Jennifer Kent, The Babadook was a labor of love. The idea stemmed from an earlier project […]

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Movie Review: Hitchcock/Truffaut

In late October, I ventured down to the Chicago International Film Festival to see a screening of the documentary Hitchcock/Truffaut.  Anyone who knows anything about me knows that even if anything is remotely suggestive of Alfred Hitchcock, I’m there.  So, of course, when I saw that an entire documentary about the Master of Suspense and […]

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Adult Services Staff DVD Picks for 2014

This is the time of year when EVERYONE has a “best of” list. So not wanting to feel left out, and since the Adult Services staff watches a lot of movies, we want to share our picks with you for some of OUR best of the year. Will you agree with all of these? Certainly […]

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