New Audiovisual Materials - February
Back on the Strip
Merlin always dreamed of becoming a big-time magician. His only greater love was for his best friend, Robin. As long as he had magic and Robin, there was no trick he couldn't perform. Four years later, Merlin's big dreams have now stalled. Merlin is finally pushed to go to Las Vegas by his loving mother, Verna. Upon his arrival, Merlin finds magic work is hard to come by. When a struggling hotel owner gives Merlin the opportunity to perform in her club he crashes and burns. He soon finds out what drunk, single women really want, strippers. Merlin's performance intrigues nearby Luther, the leader of the famous Black male stripper crew, The Chocolate Chips. With Merlin, he realizes he may have found the missing piece to revive the Chips and save the club. Together they go on a quest to reunite the Chips, however, they soon discover all have moved on with their own lives. Merlin will need more than black magic to win back Robin, save The Cookie Club, and reunite The Chocolate Chips.
Be useful : seven tools for life
Schwarzenegger, Arnold, author, narrator.
The seven rules to follow to realize your true purpose in life - distilled by Arnold Schwarzenegger from his own journey of ceaseless reinvention and extraordinary achievement. Written with his uniquely earnest, blunt, powerful voice, Arnold takes readers on an inspirational tour through Arnold's tool kit for a meaningful life. He shows us how to put those tools to work, in service of whatever fulfilling future we can dream up for ourselves. He brings his insights to vivid life with compelling personal stories, life-changing successes and life-threatening failures alike.
In this adaptation of Tony Hillerman's novel, Navajo police detective Joe Leaphorn and officer Jim Chee solve a modern murder and a bank robbery supposedly committed by Butch Cassidy.
Daddy daughter trip
A spring-break trip with a series of unfortunate adventures is saved when the daddy-daughter duo meet a couple of famous travel bloggers.
Doctor Who. The next doctor-Doctor Who at the Proms.
"It's Christmas Eve in 1851 and Cybermen stalk the snow of Victorian London. When the Doctor arrives and starts to investigate a spate of mysterious deaths, he's surprised to meet another Doctor, and soon the two must combine forces to defeat the ruthless Miss Hartigan. But are two Doctors enough to stop the rise of the CyberKing?"--Container.
Dumb Money is the ultimate David vs. Goliath tale, based on the insane true story of everyday people who flipped the script on Wall Street and got rich by turning GameStop (yes, the mall videogame store) into the world's hottest company. In the middle of everything is regular guy Keith Gill, who starts it all by sinking his life savings into the stock and posting about it. When his social posts start blowing up, so does his life and the lives of everyone following him. As a stock tip becomes a movement, everyone gets rich until the billionaires fight back, and both sides find their worlds turned upside down.
After a near fatal accident, Elektra, armed with the power to see the future, is an assassin for hire; after she refuses the assignment to kill a thirteen year old girl, she is hunted by another more sinister group of assassins.
Frank Herbert's Children of Dune
Twelve years afte the events in Frank Herbert's Dune, Maud'Dib--Arrakis emperor Paul Atreides--has become the unintended figurehead of a violent dictatorship, and his enemies are multiplying. Vanishing into the desert, he waits as destiny shapes his twin heirs Leto II and Ghanima, who must contend with their scheming aunt Alia while Princess Wensicia, of the enemy House Corrino, plots her own attack on Maud'Dib's familial empire. Exiled Atreides matriarch Lady Jessica returns to Arrakis, where the enormous, desert-dwelling sandworms face an uncertain future. As always, the spice must flow, and the universe's most coveted commodity remains at the center of this epic story.
A haunting in Venice
Now retired and living in self-imposed exile in the world's most glamorous city, Poirot reluctantly attends a seance at a decaying, haunted palazzo. When one of the guests is murdered, the detective is thrust into a sinister world of shadows and secrets.
Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny
Daredevil archaeologist Indiana Jones races against time to retrieve a legendary dial that can change the course of history. Accompanied by his goddaughter, he soon finds himself squaring off against Jürgen Voller, a former Nazi who works for NASA.
The kill room
A dark comedic thriller follows an art dealer who teams with a hitman and his boss for a money laundering scheme that accidentally turns the hitman into an overnight Avant-Garde sensation, forcing the dealer to play the art world against the underworld.
King, Stephen, 1947-, author
Lisey Landon lost her husband two years ago after a twenty-five year marriage of profound and sometimes frightening intimacy. Scott was an award-winning, bestselling novelist - but he was also a man with secrets. Early in their relationship, Lisey learned from him about books and blood. Later she understood more. Every marriage has two hearts, one light and one dark. Lisey Landon must confront both.
The ninth gate
An unscrupulous rare book dealer is hired to locate a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil and finds himself embroiled in a conspiracy involving murder, theft and satanic ritual, ultimately confronting the devil incarnate.
PAW patrol : the mighty movie
When a magical meteor crash lands in Adventure City, it gives the PAW Patrol pups superpowers, transforming them into the Mighty Pups! For Skye, the smallest member of the team, her new powers are a dream come true. But things take a turn for the worse when the pups' archrival Humdinger breaks out of jail and teams up with Victoria Vance, a meteor-obsessed mad scientist, to steal the superpowers and turn themselves into supervillains. With the fate of Adventure City hanging in the balance, the Mighty Pups have to stop the supervillains before it's too late, and Skye will need to learn that even the smallest pup can make the biggest difference.
The retirement plan
Caught up in a criminal enterprise, Ashley and her young daughter turn to her estranged father, Matt, for help. Retired and living a beach bum's life in The Caymans, her dad's secret past is revealed as the Mob tracks them down on the island.
A young FBI agent is sent to the Souix reservation to investigate a murder. He finds his own Indian heritage while solving the mystery.