In Theatres Now: Ted 2

Posted on June 26, 2015. Filed under: Library News | Tags: , , , , , |

ted 2Seth MacFarlane, creator of Family Guy, is back at it with Ted 2. In the follow-up to Ted, the loveable and hilarious bear navigates the world of parenthood. The film stars Mark Wahlberg, Amanda Seyfried, Morgan Freeman and Seth MacFarlane as the voice of Ted.

Check out some of Seth MacFarlane’s other work.

Place a hold on one today!

 

Ted

ted

A Million Ways to Die in the West

a million ways to die in the west

 

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In Theatres Now: Avengers: Age of Ultron

Posted on May 8, 2015. Filed under: Library News | Tags: , , , , |

avengersThe new Avengers film has finally hit the theatres. Catch up with the series and put the first avengers1Avengers film on hold today!

If you’re a big fan of the superhero genre make sure to check out our list of super hero flicks based on Guardians of the Galaxy.

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In Theatres Now: Woman in Gold

Posted on April 10, 2015. Filed under: Library News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Woman in GoldWoman in Gold is about a Jewish woman who takes on the Austrian government to reclaim artwork she believes belongs to her family. The movie is based on a true story and stars Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Katie Holmes and Daniel Bruhl.

If you like movies that explore the art world check out some of these titles in the OCL collection…

 


The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men

Exit Through the Gift Shop
exit through the gift shop

Girl with a Pearl Earring

girl with a pearl earring

My Left Foot

my left foot

Art School Confidential

art school confidential

My Kid Could Paint That

my kid could paint that

The Impressionists

The Impressionists

The Best Offer

The best offer

The Maiden Heist

The maiden heist

The Grand Budapest Hotel

The grand budapest hotel

Trance

trance

Jo Nesbø’s Headhunters

headhunters

Gambit

gambit

Six Degrees of Separation

six degrees of separation

The Man Who Lived at the Ritz

man who lived at the ritz

Tim’s Vermeer

tims vermeer

Mona Lisa Revealed

mona lisa revelaed

The Da Vinci Code

the da vinci code

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In Theatres Now: Wild

Posted on December 19, 2014. Filed under: Library News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

wild

The film Wild, directed by Jean-Marc Vallée and starring Reese Witherspoon, follows the story of one woman as she embarks on a 1100 mile journey of self discovery. If you liked Wild here are some films that Oxford County Library has that you might enjoy…

 
 
 
 


Eat Pray Love

eat pray love

Into the Wild

into the wild

Life of Pi

life of pi

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

diving bell and the butterfly

An Education

an education

The Impossible

the impossible

Motorcycle Diaries

motorcycle diaries

Darjeeling Limited

darjeeling limited

Thelma and Louise

thelma and louise

In Her Shoes

in her shoes

Cast Away

cast away

127 Hours

127 hours

One Week

one week

Easy Rider

easy rider

Girl, Interrupted

girl interrupted

Elizabethtown

elizabethtown

Little Miss Sunshine

little miss sunshine

Sideways

sideways

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In Theatres Now: Interstellar

Posted on November 21, 2014. Filed under: Film Review | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

interstellarInterstellar is the newest film from Christopher Nolan. It is a space epic with an outstanding cast including Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and John Lithgow.

If you like movies set in space here are some titles we have in Oxford County that you can put a hold on today!


Gravity (2013)

gravity

Stargate (1994)

stargate

Prometheus (2012)

prometheus

Apollo 13 (1995)

apollo13

Space Cowboys (2001)

space cowboys

Wall-E (2008)

wall-e

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

close encounters of the third kind

Star Wars (1977)

star wars

Firefly (Series)

firefly

Treasure Planet (2002)

treasure planet

Avatar (2009)

avatar

Moon (2009)

moon

Solaris (2002)

solaris

The Right Stuff (1997)

the right stuff

2001: A Space Odyssey (2013)

2001 a space odyssey

Battlestar Galactica (Season One)

battlestar galactica

Stargate SG-1 (Season Six)

stargate

Futurama (Season One)

futurama

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In Theatres Now: The Best of Me

Posted on October 17, 2014. Filed under: Library News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

the best of meThe Best of Me is the newest Nicholas Sparks book to get made into a movie. The movie follows Michelle Monaghan and James Marsden, former high school sweethearts, who reunite after being separated for years.

Place a hold on the book today!

If you like reading Nicholas Sparks check out these other movies that are based on his books…

Message in a Bottle (1999)

message in a bottle

A Walk to Remember (2002)

a walk to remember

The Notebook (2004)

the notebook

Nights in Rodanthe (2008)

nights in rodanthe

Dear John (2010)

dear john

The Last Song (2010)

the last song

The Lucky One (2012)

the lucky one

Safe Haven (2013)

safe haven

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In Theatres Now: Gone Girl

Posted on October 10, 2014. Filed under: Library News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

gone girlGone Girl is a film adaptation of the highly successful best-selling novel by Gillian Flynn. The film follows Nick Dunne in the aftermath of his wife’s disappearance. The film is directed by David Fincher and includes astounding performaces by Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike.

Haven’t read the book yet? Place a hold on it today!

Here are some other titles we have at OCL that are similar to Gone Girl…

Gone Baby Gone (2007)

gone baby gone

The Town (2010)

the town

Mystic River (2003)

mystic river

Eastern Promises (2007)

eastern promises

War of the Roses (1989)

war of the roses

Prisoners (2013)

prisoners

Changeling (2008)

changeling

Kiss the Girls (1997)

kiss the girls

Winter’s Bone (2010)

winter's bone

Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)

girl with the dragon tattoo

Shutter Island (2010)

shutter island

Basic Instinct (1992)

basic instinct

Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)

sleeping with the enemy

Double Jeopardy (1999)

double jeopardy

Broadchurch (2014)

broadchurch

Top of the Lake (2013)

top of the lake

True Detective (2014)

true detective

Social Network (2010)

social network

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In Theatres Now: This is Where I Leave You

Posted on September 26, 2014. Filed under: Library News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

this is where i leave youThis is Where I Leave You follows the various lives of a dysfunctional family immediately after their father passes away. The film has an all-star cast including: Jane Fonda, Tina Fey, Jason Bateman, Connie Britton, Rose Byrne, Adam Driver and Dax Sheppard.

Did you know this movie is based on the book This is Where I leave You by Timothy Tropper? Put a hold on a copy today!

If you liked This is Where I leave you here are some other titles about dysfunctional families in the Oxford County Library system that you may like…

The Family Stone (2005)

family stone

Steel Magnolias (1989)

steel magnolias

Stepmom (1998)

stepmom

The Godfather (1972)

godfather

Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

royal tenenbaums

Ordinary People (1980)

ordinary people

Rachel Getting Married (2008)

rachel getting married

Magnolia (1999)

magnolia

Grey Gardens (2009)

grey gardens

The Squid and the Whale (2005)

the squid & the whale

Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

little miss sunshine

Death at a Funeral (2007)

death at a funeral

Six Feet Under (2001)

six feet under

This is 40 (2012)

this is 40

Crazy Stupid Love (2011)

crazy stupid love

The Brady Bunch (1969)

brady bunch

Nebraska (2013)

nebraska

August: Osage County

august osage county

Garden State (2004)

garden state

Labor Day (2013)

labor day

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1991)

what's eating gilbert grape

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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In Theatres Now: Guardians of the Galaxy

Posted on August 15, 2014. Filed under: Film Review, Library News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

guardians

Guardians of the Galaxy follows an American pilot, played by Chris Pratt, who is forced to join a group of misfits when he steals a powerful orb. However, he soon realizes that this orb could cause huge damage to the galaxy. This is a perfect movie for all you comic books lovers. This film also stars Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel and Zoe Saldana.

If you liked Guardians of the Galaxy here are some other titles we have in the Oxford County Library system that you may like…

 

 

 

 

 

Transformers (2007)

transformers

Super 8 (2011)

super8

Iron Man (2008)

ironman

X-Men First Class (2011)

xmen

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

captain america

Thor (2011)

thor

Marvel’s The Avengers (2012)

avengers

Amazing Spider-man (2012) (BluRay)

spiderman

Batman (1989)

batman

 Dark Knight (2008)

darkknight

Man of Steel (2013)

man of steel

Gravity (2013)

gravity

Stargate (1994)

stargate

Blade Runner (1982)

blade runner

The Last Starfighter (1984)

laststarfighter

Prometheus (2012)

prometheus

Outlander (2009)

outlander

Ender’s Game (2013)

ender's game

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In Theatres Now: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Posted on August 7, 2014. Filed under: Film Review | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

apesDawn of the Planet of the Apes is the follow up to the 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes. The world’s population has been almost entirely destroyed by an incurable virus that has also caused apes to evolve into human-like beings. One colony of humans is left to struggle to survive and share earth with the apes.

If you liked Dawn of the Planet of the Apes here are some other titles we have in the Oxford County Library system that you may like…

 

 

 

 

Transformers (2007)transformers

Planet of the Apes (2001)

planetapes

King Kong (2006)

kingkong

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

riseapes

Independence Day (1996)

independence

Men in Black 3 (2012)

MIB3

 

 

 

Mars Attacks! (1996)

marsattacks

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

invasion

Signs (2002)

signs

War of the Worlds (2005)warworlds

Cloud Atlas (2012)

cloudatlas

Shaun of the Dead (2004)

shaundeda

9 (2009)

cloudatlas

The Birds (1963)

birds

Jurassic Park (1993)

jurassic

Alien (1979)

alien

Predator (1987)

predator

Tremors (1990)

tremors

 

 

 

 

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