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  • Golden Globes yard signs
    Posted on: Wednesday, December 13, 2017

    The Golden Globe nominations are out, and the winners will be announced January 7th. As usual, there are many literary adaptations for us to explore, beginning with two films in the “best motion picture” categories.

  • Posted on: Monday, December 04, 2017

    Offering thoughtful entertainment of over 30,000 films including selections from Criterion, PBS, and The Great Courses. Stream from the web, iOS, Andrioid, AppleTV, or Roku.

  • Kanopy Logo
    Posted on: Monday, December 04, 2017

    We are happy to introduce, Kanopy - our newest streaming service. Kanopy offers “thoughtful entertainment” including selections from Criterion, PBS, and The Great Courses. With a collection of  over 30,000 films, you can stream from the web, iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast, or Roku.

  • stay sexy don't get murdered - Making a Murderino
    Posted on: Monday, November 27, 2017

    When I was eleven, we took a family road trip to Los Angeles.

  • Marvel Movies
    Posted on: Friday, November 03, 2017

    Do you like Marvel movies? It seems like they have so many of them coming out every year! Marvel Entertainment is “one of the world’s most character-based entertainment companies, build on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years.” We have lots of Marvel movies in our collection.

  • group of friends sitting around the table enjoying eachother's company
    Posted on: Friday, September 29, 2017

    Who has ever hesitated to invite a friend over for a meal because of a dirty house, doubts about cooking, and performance anxiety? *raises hand* Inviting someone into our homes, even if they are a dear friend, can feel like more work than it’s worth. Wouldn’t it be easiest to go out to eat instead?

  • Historical Films
    Posted on: Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    What are some of the films with historical context? Some of the films exaggerate more than what had happened, and some may not. Nonetheless, these films attracted viewers with what they may remember from their times or the time before them.

    Let’s look at what historical films can be found in the Metropolitan Library System!

     

     

  • image introducing film scripts online
    Posted on: Monday, September 11, 2017

    Well, I ain’t a lawyer, but it sounds like a good contract to me.

    Recognize that line? It’s the first words uttered in the classic movie, 42nd Street, written by Rian James and James Seymour.

  • images of Inspirational Films
    Posted on: Thursday, August 17, 2017

    Have you seen a film that inspired you afterward? I believe most of us have the experience. These are the films that are inspiring and motivational by providing meaningful messages to the viewers. I personally enjoy inspiring quotes from these films.

  • hoopla image - man with ipad looking to download/stream
    Posted on: Monday, August 14, 2017

    Metropolitan Library System is happy to bring you hoopla!

    Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, eAudiobooks, eBooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment. You can enjoy hoopla anytime, anywhere. Absolutely no waiting or placing holds!

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