New Release Wednesday

Join us at the library Wednesday afternoons to watch new releases. We will be featuring Academy Award winners, movies based on bestsellers and popular films!

March 22: The Light Between Oceans

Based on the best selling novel by M. L. Stedman. A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat.

Rated: PG 13 Run Time: 133 Minutes

April 5: Moonlight

Academy Award Winner for Best Picture and Best Supporting Actor. A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young black man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

Rated: R Run Time: 111 Minutes

April 12: Arrival

Academy Award Nominee for Best Picture. When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.

Rate: PG 13 Run Time: 116 Minutes

April 19: Doctor Strange

Based on the popular comic book series. A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts.

Rate: PG 13 Run Time: 115 Minutes

April 26: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Academy Award Winner for Costume Design. The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.

Rated: PG 13 Run Time 132 Minutes

May 3: HackSaw Ridge

Academy Award Winner of Best Film Editing and Best Sound Mixing. WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

Rated: R Run time of 139 Minutes

May 10: Fences

Academy Award Winner for Best Supporting Actress. A working-class African-American father tries to raise his family in the 1950s, while coming to terms with the events of his life.

Rated: PG 13 Run Time 138 Minutes

May 17: La La Land

Academy Award Winner for Best Actress, Best Director, Best Original Song and Best Original Music Score. A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles.

Rated: PG 13 Run time 128 Minutes

May 24: Suicide Squad

Academy Award Winner for Best Makeup. A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse.

Rated: PG 13 Run Time 122 Minutes

June 7: Manchester by the Sea

Academy Award Winner for Best Actor and Best Original Screenplay. A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies.

Rated: R Run Time 137 Minutes