Week of June 18, 2018
Check out our latest DVDs! As always, we have new releases, old classics, independent films, and cult classics. Stop by the Reading Public Library to pick up your copy today, or contact the Research & Reader Services Desk to place a hold.
- The accident
In this compelling French mystery, Gabriel Cauvy contends with the sudden death of his wife, Rebecca, in a suspicious car wreck. When the police blame the crash on Rebecca for drunk driving, Gabriel sets out to clear her name, but his search for the truth is more dangerous than he could have imagined.
- Acts of violence .
When his fiance is kidnapped by human traffickers, Roman and his ex-military brothers rush to save her before it’s too late. Along the way, they team up with Detective Avery, a cop who’s been investigating the local trafficking syndicate and fighting the corrupt bureaucracy that has been protecting it.
- Beast of burden
Sean Haggerty only has an hour to deliver his illegal cargo. An hour to reassure a drug cartel, a hitman, and the DEA that nothing is wrong. An hour to make sure his wife survives. And he must do it all from the cockpit of his Cessna.
- Blue planet II : take a deep breath
David Attenborough returns to the world’s oceans in this sequel to the acclaimed documentary filming rare and unusual creatures of the deep, as well as documenting the problems our oceans face.
- Dear murderer. Series 1
Filled with humor, wit, and moral dilemmas, this raucous drama tells the true story of New Zealand’s most controversial lawyer, Mike Bungay. In a high-profile career that begins in the 1960s and spans decades, he successfully defends alleged murderers, spies, and gang members, but he can’t escape his own inner demons.
- The executioners
Four female friends are held hostage in a lakefront mansion by unknown intruders. But as the women fight back, will they get a taste for violence?
- Grace and Frankie : season three
For as long as they can recall, Grace and Frankie have been rivals. Their one-upmanship comes crashing to a halt, however, when they learn that their husbands have fallen in love with each other and want to get married. As everything around the ladies is coming apart, the only thing they can really rely on is each other. This Netflix original re-teams Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin (“9 to 5”) as Grace and Frankie, respectively, bringing their chemistry to the small screen. It’s a casting reunion on a grand scale, as Tomlin is reunited with her co-star from “The West Wing,” Martin Sheen, who plays Grace’s husband, Robert. And Fonda is back with Sam Waterston, her co-star from “The Newsroom,” who plays Frankie’s husband, Sol.
- Legion. The complete season one.
David Haller is a troubled young man diagnosed as schizophrenic, but after a strange encounter, he discovers special powers that will change his life forever.
- Love, Simon
A closeted gay high school student struggles with coming out to his family and friends.
- Rebecka Martinsson. Series 1
When a childhood friend suddenly dies Rebecka Martinsson returns home to the north of Kiruna. But not everything is what it seems.
- Silent witness. Season four
Sam is now Professor Ryan, teaching pathology at London University. But still available for consultation on unusual cases which demand her highly developed professional skills and tenacity. A helicopter crash, a gangland killing and a cinema fire also occupy Sam’s attention.
- Will & Grace: The Revival – Season One
A decade after their unforgettable eight-season run, comedy’s most fabulous foursome is back.
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