Staff Picks - DVDs

Created on April 21, 2021, 5:02 pm

Last Updated May 31, 2021, 9:18 am

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A bunch of programmers gather for a computer chess tournament sometime in the 1980s. At first this movie is pretty straightforward, but it gets deeply weird quickly. - Michelle M
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If you like swashbuckling adventures (with swagger!) you'll love this new take on the classic story. - Deborah K.
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An excellent romance about a superstar singer who falls in love with a police officer working as her bodyguard. -Michelle M.
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A sad story about an elderly man who is trying to make ends meet in post-WWII Italy. His adorable dog is his constant and only companion. - Michelle M.
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When a punk band takes a sketchy gig in middle-of-nowhere Oregon, it turns out the club they are playing is run by Neo-Nazis. When the band members witness a crime, the Neo-Nazis don’t want to let them go. Totally thrilling and totally gory. - Michelle M.
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Ray delicately captures the everyday life of a rural Indian family at the beginning of the 20th century. This is the first movie in Ray’s beloved Apu trilogy. - Michelle M.
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A riveting documentary about a coal mining strike in Kentucky in 1973. The strike lasted more than a year and often resulted in intimidation and violence. - Michelle M.
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