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New Movie DVD Releases - June

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 May 31

  • Gods of Egypt Image
    The survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero Bek (Brenton Thwaites) undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love. In order to succeed,… More »
    Starring: Brenton Thwaites, Chadwick Boseman, Geoffrey Rush, Gerard Butler, Nikolaj Coster Waldau
  • Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Image
    Jane Austen's classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th century England is faced with a new challenge -- an army of undead zombies.
    Starring: Bella Heathcote, Douglas Booth, Jack Huston, Lily James, Sam Riley
    • PG-13
    Race Image
    Jesse Owens' quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler’s vision of Aryan supremacy. More »
    Starring: Carice van Houten, Eli Goree, Jason Sudeikis, Shanice Banton, Stephan James
  • Triple 9 Image
    A crew of dirty cops is blackmailed by the Russian mob to execute a virtually impossible heist and the only way to pull it off is to manufacture a 999, police code for “officer down.” Their pl… More »
    Starring: Aaron Paul, Anthony Mackie, Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Clifton Collins Jr., Gal Gadot, Kate Winslet, Norman Reedus, Woody Harrelson

Tuesday Jun 7

  • 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi Image
    An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.
    Starring: Alexia Barlier, David Costabile, David Denman, James Badge Dale, John Krasinski, Max Martini, Pablo Schreiber, Toby Stephens
  • Hail, Caesar! Image
    Set during the latter years of Hollywood’s Golden Age, Hail, Caesar! follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix.
    Starring: Alden Ehrenreich, Channing Tatum, Frances McDormand, George Clooney, Jonah Hill, Josh Brolin, Ralph Fiennes, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton
  • Zootopia Image
    The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it’s a melting pot where animals from every… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Desperate to get her life back on track, the unstable Streak (Louisa Krause) takes a job as a security guard, working the graveyard shift at a once upscale, now abandoned apartment complex. Bu… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Michael Stone, an author of books on the subject of customer service, struggles to connect with people. One night, while on a routine business trip, he meets Lisa, a stranger with a unique voice.
    Starring: David Thewlis, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan
  • Naturalist Claudine André works to protect the critically endangered bonobo apes of the Congo.
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    Walt (Clive Owen), a down-on-his luck carpenter, is tasked with entertaining his eight-year-old son Anthony (Jaeden Lieberher) while Anthony’s mom (Maria Bello) and her new husband are away. B… More »
    • Not Rated
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    One day, driving aimlessly around the outskirts of town after a trivial domestic quarrel, a writer named Tomas (James Franco) accidentally hits and kills a child. Over the next ten years he st… More »
    • Not Rated
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    As the twentieth century breathes its very last, with Britpop at its zenith, twenty-seven-year-old A&R man Steven Stelfox (Nicholas Hoult) is slashing and burning his way through London’s musi… More »
    Starring: Craig Roberts, Georgia King, James Corden, Jim Piddock, Nicholas Hoult
    • R
    • Limited
    Hyperactive at the best of times, Martha (Anna Kendrick) has gone full-on manic since her latest breakup. She babbles, parties like a monster, cooks everything in sight - and is looking to do … More »
    Starring: Anna Kendrick, James Ransone, Sam Rockwell, The RZA, Tim Roth
    • Not Rated
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    Chantal Akerman films her mother, an old woman of Polish origin who is short lifetime, in her apartment in Brussels. For two hours, we will see them eating, chatting and sharing memories, some… More »
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    When young and successful reporter Jamie finds out that her sister has died in mysterious circumstances, she travels to Singapore to uncover the truth. There, she discovers multiple deaths lin… More »
  • A family lives an idyllic existence abroad until a tragic accident takes the life of their young son. The inconsolable mother learns of an ancient ritual that will bring him back to say a fina… More »
    Starring: Jeremy Sisto, Logan Creran, Sarah Wayne Callies, Sofia Rosinsky
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A low-level mobster takes a stab at stand-up comedy while in the Witness Protection Program.
    • R
    • Limited
    Two poets (Katie Homes and Luke Kirby) with bipolar disorder meet in a treatment facility, and their chemistry is instant and intense, driving each other's mania to new heights. They pursue th… More »
    Starring: Alex Manette, Bruce Altman, Christine Lahti, Daniel Gerroll, Edward Gelbinovich, Griffin Dunne, Katie Holmes, Luke Kirby, Patrick Byas
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Company commander Claus M. Pedersen (Pilou Asbæk) and his men are stationed in an Afghan province. Meanwhile back in Denmark Claus' wife Maria (Tuva Novotny) is trying to hold everyday life to… More »
    • Not Rated
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    Bestselling author and noted scholar Irvin D. Yalom is one of the most influential psychotherapists living today. This cinematic documentary is more than a typical biography: together with Dr.… More »

Tuesday Jun 14

  • 10 Cloverfield Lane Image
    Waking up from a car accident, a young woman (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) finds herself in the basement of a man who says he's saved her life from a chemical attack that has left the outside unin… More »
    Starring: John Gallagher Jr., John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead
  • Eddie the Eagle Image
    Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael “Eddie” Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himsel… More »
    Starring: Hugh Jackman, Taron Egerton
  • Hello, My Name Is Doris Image
    When Doris Miller (Sally Field) meets John Fremont (Max Greenfield), her company’s hip new art director, sparks fly—at least for Doris. Her first encounter with true romance (outside of the pa… More »
    Starring: Elizabeth Reaser, Kumail Nanjiani, Max Greenfield, Natasha Lyonne, Sally Field, Tyne Daly, Wendi McLendon-Covey
  • London Has Fallen Image
    In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
    Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Angela Bassett, Gerard Butler
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    There is just one week until Kate Mercer's (Charlotte Rampling) 45th wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband (Tom Courtenay)… More »
    Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Tom Courtenay
    • R
    • Limited
    Life after college graduation is not exactly going as planned for Will (Miles Teller) and Jillian (Anna Kendrick) who find themselves lost in a sea of increasingly strange jobs. But with help … More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    On Manhattan's gilded Upper East Side, a young gay painter is torn between an obsession with his infamous best friend and a promising new romance with an older foreign pianist.

Tuesday Jun 21

  • The Brothers Grimsby Image
    Nobby (Sacha Baron Cohen) has everything a man from the poor English fishing town of Grimsby could want – 9 children and the most attractive girlfriend in northern England (Rebel Wilson). Ther… More »
    Starring: Mark Strong, Sacha Baron Cohen
  • My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 Image
    After spending most of their time focusing on their troubling teenage daughter, Toula (Nia Vardalos) and Ian (John Corbett) are facing marital problems while also having to deal with yet anoth… More »
    Starring: Andrea Martin, John Corbett, Lainie Kazan, Michael Constantine, Nia Vardalos
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A snowy New York City night, a beloved teacher, a shocking crime: this provocative drama pieces together the puzzle of a man’s life just before it changes forever. While on his way home one ev… More »
    Starring: Corey Stoll, Glenn Close, Gretchen Mol, Kristen Stewart, Sam Waterston, Tim Blake Nelson
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A thriller centered on a couple who makes an old estate their new home and soon begin to see the spirits of dead children.
    • Not Rated
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    Embrace of the Serpent centers on Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and the last survivor of his people, and the two scientists who, over the course of 40 years, build a friendship with him. The… More »
    Starring: Antonio Bolivar, Brionne Davis, Jan Bijvoet, Luigi Sciamanna, Nicolás Cancino, Nilbio Torres, Yauenkü Migue
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Baptiste (Pierre Rochefort) is a loner. A gifted primary teacher living in the south of France who never remains in the same job for more than a term. His unremarkable appearance masks cracks,… More »
    • Not Rated
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    Philadelphia, circa 2010, is about to lose its culinary treasure: Le Bec-Fin, one of the finest French restaurants in the country. The 67-year-old owner, Georges Perrier, nearly as iconic as h… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Knight of Cups follows writer Rick (Christian Bale) on an odyssey through the playgrounds of Los Angeles and Las Vegas as he undertakes a search for love and self. Even as he moves through a d… More »
    Starring: Antonio Banderas, Brian Dennehy, Cate Blanchett, Christian Bale, Freida Pinto, Isabel Lucas, Natalie Portman, Teresa Palmer, Wes Bentley
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    A father (Michael Shannon), goes on the run to protect his young son, Alton (Jaeden Lieberher), and uncover the truth behind the boy’s special powers. What starts as a race from religious ext… More »
    • Not Rated
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    Nestled in Norway's Sunnmøre region, Geiranger is one of the most spectacular tourist draws on the planet. With the mountain Åkerneset overlooking the village — and constantly threatening to c… More »

Tuesday Jun 28

  • Eye in the Sky Image
    Through remote surveillance and on-the-ground intel, Colonel Katherine Powell (Helen Mirren), a UK-based military officer in command of a top secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Ke… More »
    Starring: Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman, Barkhad Abdi, Helen Mirren, Iain Glen, Jeremy Northam, Kim Engelbrecht, Phoebe Fox
  • Kung Fu Panda 3 Image
    When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai… More »
    Starring: Angelina Jolie, Bryan Cranston, David Cross, Dustin Hoffman, J.K. Simmons, Jack Black, Jackie Chan, Lucy Liu, Seth Rogen
  • Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Image
    When reporter, Kim Baker’s (Tina Fey) life needs something more, she decides to ‘shake it all up’ by taking an assignment in a war zone. There, in the midst of chaos, she finds the strength sh… More »
    Starring: Alfred Molina, Billy Bob Thornton, Christopher Abbott, Josh Charles, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman, Tina Fey
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Eastern Europe, 1835. Two riders cross a barren landscape in the middle of Wallachia. They are the gendarme Costandin and his son. Together they are searching for a gypsy slave who has run awa… More »
    Starring: Alexandru Dabija, Mihai Comanoiu, Teodor Corban, Toma Cuzin
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Soldiers with a mysterious sleeping sickness are transferred to a temporary clinic in a former school. The memory-filled space becomes a revelatory world for housewife and volunteer Jenjira, a… More »
    • Not Rated
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    Elstree 1976 explores the lives of the actors and extras behind one of the most celebrated science fiction films in cinematic history: Star Wars. A captivating look at the unheralded stars of… More »
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    The essence of baseball is the primal battle between the pitcher and batter, but the magic of the game arises from that confrontation, only 396 milliseconds in the making. The mysteries and me… More »
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    A portrait of the Louvre transforms into a magisterial, centuries-spanning reflection on the relation between art, culture and power.
  • A bored young woman in a sleepy community called Spearfish, starts receiving photographs of brutally murdered young women. Are they real or staged? The culprit is either a serial killer or som… More »
    Starring: Claudia Lee, Kal Penn
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    An Indian teenager (Kalki Koechlin) with cerebral palsy leaves her homeland to study in New York, falls in love with a young blind woman, and begins a remarkable journey to self-discovery and … More »
    • R
    • Limited
    After a botched heist, Eddie (Bruce Willis), a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen (Claire Forlani) who failed him. In order to win back Eddie's trust, Karen recruits he… More »
    • Not Rated
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    For many Israelis, the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in 1995 marked a grim turning point for their country. In the words of the commission set up to investigate the murder, "Is… More »
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    In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live side by side, tending to their sheep. Their ancestral sheep-stock is considered one of the country’s best and the two brothers are repeate… More »
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    Isabelle (Isabelle Huppert) and Gérard (Gérard Depardieu) go to a strange appointment in Death Valley, California. They have not seen each other for years and are here to answer an invitation … More »
Upcoming Events
Summer Reading Club Arts & Crafts Jun 29, 2016 02:30 PM (US/Central)
Summer Reading Club Events Jul 01, 2016 10:00 AM (US/Central) — Jerseyville PL Meeting Room
Summer Reading Club Events Jul 01, 2016 01:00 PM (US/Central) — Jerseyville PL Meeting Room
Independence Day Weekend Jul 03, 2016 01:00 PM (US/Central)
Indepence Day Jul 04, 2016 08:30 AM (US/Central)