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New Movie DVD Releases - October

DVD's that are due to be released that the Jerseyville PL may or may not be purchasing. To find out more about any of these titles, just click on the title for a description.

Tuesday Oct 4

  • The Purge: Election Year Image
    It’s been two years since Leo Barnes (Frank Grillo) stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now serving as head of security for Senator Charlie Roan (Elizabeth Mitche… More »
  • Swiss Army Man Image
    Hank (Paul Dano) is stranded on a deserted island, having given up all hope of ever making it home again. But one day everything changes when a corpse named Manny (Daniel Radcliffe) washes up… More »
    Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Paul Dano
  • X-Men: Apocalypse Image
    Since the dawn of civilization, he was worshiped as a god. Apocalypse, the first and most powerful mutant from Marvel’s X-Men universe, amassed the powers of many other mutants, becoming immor… More »
    Starring: Evan Peters, James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Helman, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac, Rose Byrne, Sophie Turner
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Guy Carter (Jason Biggs) is an award-winning graduate student of architecture. He's got a beautiful wife and a baby on the way. The problem? He doesn't have "his ducks in a row," which only fu… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Charlie is a troublesome 18-year-old who breaks out of a youth drug treatment clinic, but when he returns home to Los Angeles, he's given an intervention by his parents and forced to go to an … More »
    Starring: Cary Elwes, Common, Devon Bostick, Morgan Saylor, Nick Robinson
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    In the middle of the Aegean Sea, six men on a fishing trip on a luxury yacht decide to play a game. During this game, things will be compared. Things will be measured. Songs will be butchered,… More »
    Starring: Efthymis Papadimitriou, Giannis Drakopoulos, Giorgos Pyrpassopoulos, Kostas Filippoglou, Nikos Orphanos, Panos Koronis, Sakis Rouvas, Vangelis Mourikis, Yiorgos Kendros
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A group of friends get stranded in a seemingly abandoned town and find themselves stalked by a gang of violent psychopaths dressed as clowns.
    • R
    • Limited
    This shape-shifting tale of the perils and pleasures of self-reinvention begins at a dinner party, when Tom’s (Michael Shannon) co-worker arrives with an intriguing date named Alice (Rachel We… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Célestine (Léa Seydoux) is a resentful young Parisian chambermaid who finds herself exiled to a position in the provinces where she immediately chafes against the noxious iron rules and pettin… More »
    Starring: Clotilde Mollet, Hervé Pierre, Léa Seydoux, Vincent Lindon
    • R
    • Limited
    Set in the near future, this riveting and suspenseful apocalyptic drama follows two sisters, Nell (Ellen Page) and Eva (Evan Rachel Wood) who live in the Pacific Northwest with their kindly fa… More »
    Starring: Callum Keith Rennie, Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, Max Minghella, Michael Eklund
    • PG
    • Limited
    Fourteen-year-old Homer Macauley is determined to be the best and fastest bicycle telegraph messenger anyone has ever seen. His older brother has gone to war, leaving Homer to look after his w… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    After his engagement ends badly, Josh (Thomas Middleditch) decides to take advantage of his bachelor-party plans in Ojai, California, with the few friends still willing to join him. Focused on… More »
  • The magical kingdom of Lucis is home to the sacred Crystal, and the menacing empire of Niflheim is determined to steal it. King Regis of Lucis (Sean Bean) commands an elite force of soldiers c… More »
    Starring: Aaron Paul, Amanda Piery, Lena Headey, Neil Newbon, Sean Bean
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    In the year 1206 Norway is ravaged by civil war. The King's illegitimate infant son, Håkon Håkonsson, whom half the kingdom wants killed off, is guarded in secrecy by two men. A story which ch… More »
  • Microbe, a shy, aspiring artist, has trouble making friends at school until he meets Gasoline, a likeminded outcast. Together they hatch a plan to build a car and spend their summer on an epic… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Zack Connors and Rachel Meadows were born with incredible psychokinetic capabilities. When word of their supernatural talents gets out, they find themselves the prisoners of Michael Slovak, a … More »
    • R
    • Limited
    A van full of young, college-aged coeds visit old Satanic Panic-era sites in Los Angeles. They end up following the creepy owner of an occult store home, only to find themselves saving a suspi… More »
  • Seed Money is the story of Chuck Holmes, a San Francisco pornographer turned philanthropist. Holmes helped shaped and create gay identity in the years after Stonewall, and later became a major… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    An American TV crew gets trapped in a centuries-old web of revenge, horror, and blood, when their home improvement show is attacked by angry Eastern European villagers out to kill the show's star.
    Starring: Brigid Brannagh, David Alpay, Dimitri Diatchenko, Kris Lemche, Mia Faith
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A foreigner’s mysterious appearance in a quiet, rural village causes suspicion among the locals - suspicion which quickly turns to hysteria as the townspeople begin killing each other in bruta… More »
    Starring: Jeong-min Hwang, Jun Kunimura
    • TV-PG
    • Limited
    Eva (Shirley MacLaine), a widow and retired history teacher, enjoys a quiet life. Everything changes when she receives a life insurance check accidentally made out for $5,000,000 instead of th… More »

Tuesday Oct 11

    • PG-13
    Ghostbusters Image
    Thirty years after the original film took the world by storm, Ghostbusters is back and fully rebooted for a new generation. Director Paul Feig combines all the paranormal fighting elements tha… More »
    Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Kate McKinnon, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Melissa McCarthy
  • Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party Image
    Dinesh D'Souza analyzes the history of the Democratic Party and what he thinks are Hillary Clinton's true motivations.
  • Ice Age: Collision Course Image
    Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World. To save themse… More »
    Starring: Denis Leary, John Leguizamo
  • The Infiltrator Image
    Based on a true story, Federal agent Robert "Bob" Mazur (Bryan Cranston) goes deep undercover to infiltrate Pablo Escobar's drug trafficking scene plaguing the nation in 1986 by posing as slic… More »
    Starring: Amy Ryan, Benjamin Bratt, Bryan Cranston, Diane Kruger, John Leguizamo, Joseph Gilgun, Juliet Aubrey, Rubén Ochandiano, Simón Andreu
  • The Legend of Tarzan Image
    It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan (Alexander Skarsgård) left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, J… More »
  • Captain William D. Stanaforth (Mark Strong) is on a one-way solo mission, taking humanity’s first steps toward colonizing Mars. Although the entire world is watching him, he is completely alon… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    After her drug kingpin boyfriend frames her for stealing a fortune in cartel cash, 16 year old Lydia (Erin Moriarty) goes on the run, with only one ally in this whole wide world: her perennial… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Breaking a Monster chronicles the break-out year of the band Unlocking The Truth, following 13-year-old members Alec Atkins, Malcolm Brickhouse and Jarad Dawkins as they first encounter stardo… More »
    Starring: Alec Atkins, Jarad Dawkins, Malcolm Brickhouse
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Following a very public meltdown, Len (Rhys Ifans), a punk rocker-turned-in-demand pop producer, retreats to his country home for some time away from the pressures of the business. His solitud… More »
    • PG
    • Limited
    Life, Animated is the inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A fight on Everest? It seemed incredible. But in 2013 news channels around the world reported an ugly brawl at 21,000ft as European climbers fled a mob of angry Sherpas. In 1953, New Zealander… More »

Tuesday Oct 18

  • Alice Through the Looking Glass Image
    Alice (Mia Wasikowska) returns to the whimsical world of Underland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter (Johnny Depp).
    Starring: Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Johnny Depp, Mia Wasikowska
  • Independence Day: Resurgence Image
    We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us f… More »
    Starring: Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Liam Hemsworth, Maika Monroe
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    A young man (Jesse Eisenberg) arrives in Hollywood during the 1930s hoping to work in the film industry. There, he falls in love, and finds himself swept up in the vibrant café society that de… More »
    Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Steve Carell
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Ryan (Jake Choi) is a handsome fashion stylist living in New York City who rejects his traditional Asian upbringing in favor of enjoying his life as openly gay. However that all changes when R… More »
    Starring: Elizabeth Sung, Jake Choi, James Chen, Jennifer Neala Page
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    Determined to catch some ghosts on film, a paranormal-obsessed man mounts his own investigation into the beyond with his depressed best friend, misfit nephew, a whip-smart beautician, a cable … More »
    Starring: Amy Sedaris, David Krumholtz, Jon Heder, Justin Long, Melonie Diaz, Paul W. Downs
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    In The Good Neighbor, a pair of mischievous high school kids (Keir Gilchrist and Logan Miller) create the illusion of a haunting on an unsuspecting neighbor (James Caan). While keeping his eve… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    While on holiday in Marrakech, an ordinary English couple, Perry (Ewan McGregor) and Gail (Naomie Harris), befriend a flamboyant and charismatic Russian, Dima (Stellan Skarsgård), who unbeknow… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Spaceman is the mostly-true story of former all-star MLB pitcher Bill 'Spaceman' Lee. In the twilight of a long career as one of baseball’s all-time great eccentrics, Lee (Josh Duhamel) is cut… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    The Johansson family—mom, dad, their rebellious teenage son, and young daughter—are looking forward to a quiet summer in their idyllic suburban town. But in the blink of an eye, things go from… More »

Tuesday Oct 25

    • PG-13
    Lights Out Image
    When Rebecca (Teresa Palmer) left home, she thought she left her childhood fears behind. Growing up, she was never really sure of what was and wasn’t real when the lights went out…and now her … More »
    Starring: Alexander DiPersia, Billy Burke, Gabriel Bateman, Maria Bello, Teresa Palmer
    • PG-13
    Nerve Image
    A high school senior finds herself immersed in an online game of truth or dare, where her every move starts to become manipulated by an anonymous community of "watchers."
    Starring: Dave Franco, Emily Meade, Emma Roberts, Kimiko Glenn, Machine Gun Kelly, Marc John Jefferies, Miles Heizer
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    An existential comedy about a man (Alvaro Ogalla) trying to make himself an apostate of the Catholic Church.
    • PG
    • Limited
    Pop superstar Jordan Jaye (Matthew Espinosa) has a big dream - he just wants to live like a regular teenager. When he's chased down by some excited female fans, he finds a perfect hideout and … More »
    • R
    • Limited
    In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father (Viggo Mortensen) devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and ente… More »
    Starring: Annalise Basso, Charlie Shotwell, Frank Langella, George MacKay, Kathryn Hahn, Nicholas Hamilton, Samantha Isler, Shree Crooks, Trin Miller, Viggo Mortensen
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    Mr. Church tells the story of a unique friendship that develops when a little girl and her dying mother retain the services of a talented cook - Henry Joseph Church (Eddie Murphy). What begins… More »
  • Miami journalist Denne Bart Petitclerc (Giovanni Ribisi) is befriended by Ernest Hemingway (Adrian Sparks) and witnesses Hemingway's decline into depression and alcoholism during the Cuban revolution.
    Starring: Adrian Sparks, Giovanni Ribisi, Joely Richardson, Minka Kelly
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    For years, by-the-book Hong Kong detective Benny Chan (Jackie Chan) has tried to avenge his partner’s murder at the hands of a drug lord. When Benny learns that freewheeling American gambler C… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A multi-dimensional interface between a comic book artist, a novelist, and a film director. Each lives in a separate reality but authors a story about one of the others.

Upcoming Events
Lego Club Oct 01, 2016 10:00 AM (US/Central)
Movie Matinee for Adults Oct 11, 2016 01:00 PM (US/Central) — Jerseyville PL meeting room
Toddler Storytime Oct 11, 2016 06:30 PM (US/Central)
Kids Movie Matinee Oct 14, 2016 03:00 PM (US/Central) — Jerseyville PL meeting room
Morning Preschool Story Hour Oct 25, 2016 10:00 AM (US/Central)