Oldies But Goodies

The library is always adding new “old” movies to the collection. In case you missed them, be sure to check out:

The Game (1997)
Directed by David Fincher, this thriller is worth a watch. Conrad Van Orton (Sean Penn) meets with his brother Nicholas (Michael Douglas) to give him his birthday gift: an open invitation to participate in a game hosted by a mysterious company. When Nicholas goes to enroll in the game he is rejected from participating due to his psychological profile. Soon afterwards increasingly alarming incidents begin to occur, pulling both brothers into a conspiratorial plot.

Death Comes To Town (2010)
Times are tough in Shuckton, Ontario: On a single day the town’s bid to host the 2028 Summer Olympics is rejected, their mayor is murdered, and Death arrives on a Greyhound Bus. Local citizens sleuth their way to find the mayor’s killer and in the process they unwittingly discover Shuckton’s seedy underbelly. This eight episode mini-series features the comedic genius of The Kids in the Hall.