The collection of DVDs at the Cordova Public Library is growing constantly. Permanent card patrons can check out as many as five DVDs for a one-week period, so you can have a movie marathon in the comfort of your own home. Check out these recent additions compiled and catalogued by Librarian Alec Christopher.
Find Joe: (2011) Explore how the hero’s journey is relevant and essential in today’s world.
Something’s Gotta Give: (2004) A sharp, witty, romantic comedy woven around complicated relationships and personalities.
Twilight: (2009) First movie in the Twilight Saga. A dangerous twist to the classic story of star-crossed lovers.
New Moon: (2009) Second movie in the Twilight Saga. Vampires, werewolves and mortals must work together.
Eclipse: (2010) Third movie in the Twilight Saga. Mortal must choose between Vampire and Werewolf that may ignite an ageless struggle.
The Little Prince: (2005) Claymation story of a downed pilot that befriends a young traveler of planets.
Smokin’ Aces: (2007) Edgy action comedy that takes no prisoners in a slick Las Vegas setting.
Crazy/Beautiful: (2001) Fun and energetic story of first love in high school.
The Way We Were: (1999) Love story sparked by the attraction of opposites during foreign war, domestic prosperity, and McCarthy paranoia.
Cinderella II Dreams Come True: (2002) The only true way to succeed is to be yourself.
And don’t miss this classic compilation:
The Best of the Worst: Manos (1966); Track of the Moon Beast (1976); The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961); Eegah (1962); The Ape Man (1943); The Amazing Transparent Man (1960); The Atomic Brain (1964); Dementia (1963); Unknown World (1951); The Terror (1963); Mesa of Lost Women (1953); The Incredible Petrified World (1957).
The Cordova Public Library is open:
10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and closed Mondays.
Join us for activities for young and old at your library:
Pokemon Club 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7.
Teen Art 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8.
After School Art, 3 p.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10.
Seniors, Books and Coffee: New books, new brain games, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28. Must be over 50 to attend.