Wednesday Matinees - Film Lovers' Friday - DVDs and Blu-rays - Streaming movies

Wednesday Matinees

Every Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. we show the hottest new releases in the Ferrentino Meeting Room. Delicious popcorn provided. Click here for April schedule. Click here for May schedule.

Wednesday, May 23: 12 Strong (134 minutes) Rated PG-13

T'Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of T'Challa's father's mistake. This sci-fi action adventure stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, and Lupita Nyong’o. Watch the trailer:

Film Lovers' Friday

Join us Fridays at 1:30 p.m. in the Ferrentino Meeting Room as we play classic, documentary, and foreign films. Click here for April schedule. Click here for May schedule.

Friday, May 26: Magnolia (180 minutes) Rated R

A mosaic of American life woven through a series of comic and poignant vignettes. Through a collusion of coincidence, chance, human action, shared media, past history, and divine intervention, nine people will weave and warp through each other's lives on a day that builds to an unforgettable climax. This 1999 drama stars Tom Cruise, Melinda Dillon, Philip Baker Hall, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ricky Jay, William H. Macy, Alfred Molina, Julianne Moore, John C. Reilly, Jason Robards, and Melora Walters. Watch the trailer:

DVDs and Blu-rays

Browse the library's collection of DVDs and Blu-rays by genre using the links below. 
Action and Adventure
Comedy
Horror
Science Fiction
Thrillers
TV series

Browse the newest movies and television in our collection here.

Stream movies on your tablet

Elmwood Park resident cardholders can stream movies through OverDrive on a tablet, smartphone, or computer. Browse the streaming video collection. If you don't have a device, check one out from the library.

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