Archive for June, 2006

Good Night and Good Luck

Monday, June 26th, 2006

This thoughtful film is not for everyone, but many will remember the years that spawned fear and almost Orwellian angst. Several movies of recent months have brought history to the popular screen. Is it a wake-up call? See more information at Channel4.com or check it out at one of our branches. Good Night and Good Luck directed by George Clooney and starring David Strathairn, Robert Downey Jr., George Clooney, Jeff Daniels, Patricia Clarkson, Ray Wise, and Frank Langella.

Just in time for the Beach…

Tuesday, June 20th, 2006

On June 20, 1975, Jaws came out in movie theaters. This is the story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near the seaside community of Amity, and the three men who set out to kill it. Stephen Spielberg’s movie caused swimmers and beach goers to fear the water for years. Are you still afraid to go into the water? What are some movies that scare you?

Friday, June 9th, 2006

Josh Gracin will come out with his second country album this month. It is called All About Y’All. Josh’s fame came when he was doing double duty as a contestant on American Idol and a Lance Corporal in the United States Marines. Was Josh your favorite American Idol? Who is your favorite American Idol? Let us know!

Friday, June 9th, 2006

Were you a fan of the Backstreet Boys? Former Backstreet Boy Brian Littrell makes his solo debut with an inspirational album about life, faith, and hope. It is entitled Welcome Home. Check it out today at your local library.

Speed Racer anyone?

Friday, June 2nd, 2006

Are you a fan of the Speed Racer or anime? Check out these DVDs, the episodes are from the 1966 television series. We have volumes 1 through 4. Go to you local branch and get acquainted with Speed Racer and his crew.

X-Men: The Last Stand

Friday, June 2nd, 2006

The new X-Men movie is in theaters now! Did you see it yet? If you want more X-Men you can checkout the first two movies X-Men and X2. Check out the book Ultimate X-Men: The Ultimate Guide. Have you read the graphic novels? We have some for you to peruse… Astonishing X-Men, Vol. 1, The Legacy Quest Trilogy, Vols. 1-3, and many more. We also have the X-Men Legends II video game, available in PS2.