Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Tuesday’s New DVD releases

Every Tuesday we get the newest DVD releases and you can request them! These titles are usually very popular, so be sure to get your requests in early! Check the Library Catalog and add these popular titles to your book bag. See the bottom of the post for the answer to last week's contest!

Here are the releases for next week, the 21st of April!

Frost/Nixon - Frank Langella. Ron Howard directs this adaptation of Peter Morgan's popular Broadway play centered on a series of revelatory TV interviews former President Richard Nixon granted British talk show host David Frost in 1977.

Notorious - Jamal Woolard. Based on the story of Christopher Wallace -- better known as gangsta rapper Notorious B.I.G. -- this insightful biopic chronicles his troubled life as a drug dealer, his artistic success and his unresolved murder at age 24. The film also delves into his close friendship with Sean Combs and the famous feud with hip-hop rival Tupac Shakur.

The Wrestler - Mickey Rourke.Mickey Rourke stars as retired professional wrestler Randy The Ram Robinson, who returns to the ring and tries to work his way up the circuit for a final shot at defeating his longtime rival. Along the way, he tries to reconnect with his daughter, Stephanie, while exploring a relationship with a stripper named Cassidy.

This week's release with the most requests: The Reader with 727 requests!

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