Emmy Winners at the Library

 

Breaking-Bad-Season-51Lifting all those trophies is hard work.

Well, “Breaking Bad Appreciation Night”, aka the 2014 Emmys, has come and gone.  If you haven’t watched all of the winning shows, however, we’ve got you covered here at McLib.  Some of these are on order, but we have quite a few of the shows available for check out right now.

Here are the winners from last night:

American Horror Story: Coven – Outstanding Lead Actress – Miniseries or Movie (Jessica Lange), Outstanding Supporting Actress – Miniseries or Movie (Kathy Bates)

Breaking BadOutstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actor – Drama Series (Bryan Cranston), Outstanding Supporting Actor – Drama Series (Aaron Paul), Outstanding Supporting Actress – Drama Series (Anna Gunn)

The Big Bang TheoryOutstanding Lead Actor – Comedy Series (Jim Parsons)

Fargo (On Order) – Outstanding Miniseries

The Good Wife Outstanding Leading Role Continued Performance – Dramatic Series (Julianna Margulies)

Louie (On order) – Outstanding Writing – Comedy Series (Louis C.K.)

Modern FamilyOutstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Supporting Actor – Comedy Series (Ty Burrell)

MomOutstanding Supporting Actress – Comedy Series

Sherlock Outstanding Lead Actor – Miniseries or Movie (Benedict Cumberbatch), Outstanding Writing – Miniseries, Movie, or Dramatic Special (Steven Moffat)

True DetectiveOutstanding Directing – Drama Series (Cary Fukunaga)

Veep Outstanding Lead Actress – Comedy Series (Julie Louis-Dreyfus)

 

Fiction DVDs Ordered (week of 8/18/14)

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This week is (almost) all about TV, and new TV at that.  From patron favorites like Bones and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, to new shows like Sleepy Hollow, Penny Dreadful, and The 100, we’ve got you covered here at MCLIB.

I mean, how can you not get excited about this:

Here’s the list (with “Two Brothers”-levels of  excitement!)  YEAHHH:

  • The 100 (Season 1)
  • About a Boy (Season 1)
  • Bates Motel (Season 2)
  • Bones (Season 9)
  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Season 1)
  • Defiance (Season 2)
  • The Following (Season 2)
  • God’s Pocket
  • Grimm (Seasons 1, 2, and 3)
  • Homeland (Season 3)
  • Hours
  • It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (Season 9)
  • Jersey Boys
  • Law and Order: SVU (Year 15)
  • Mike and Molly (Season 4)
  • Modern Family (Season 5)
  • Mom (Season 1)
  • Mr. Selfridge (Season 2)
  • Necessary Roughness (Season 3)
  • Penny Dreadful (Season 1)
  • Rick and Morty (Season 1)
  • The Rover
  • Royal Pains (Season 5)
  • The Signal
  • Sleepy Hollow (Season 1)
  • Willow Creek

Welcome to the Wild, Wild DVD Section

Western DVDs? Sure! And here’s a little something extra!

Westerns displayGet your spurs on and head down to the library where we’ve got westerns on the DVD cart this month.

If you’re the Hoss Cartright type, we’ve got plenty of classic western TV.  If looking for something from the Duke, well we’ve got that, too.

If you’ve never read western fiction before, I’ve added a few titles from our collection that might be of interest as well.

 

Fiction DVDs Ordered (week of 8/04/14)

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Yes, this awful thing is coming to the library.

Buy an extra bag of Cheetos and get out your finest sweat pants, because there’s going to be a lot of wonderful things to watch when these movies arrive.  From new releases, to this year’s batch of Halloween horror and suspense, there’s a lot to be excited about:

New Releases:

  • Brick Mansions
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
  • Deliver Us from Evil (bonus: also a scary movie!)
  • Draft Day
  • Godzilla
  • Hercules
  • Lucy
  • The Purge: Anarchy
  • Sex Tape
  • Sharknado 2 (bonus: also a terrible, terrible movie!)
  • Snowpiercer
  • Tammy
  • Think Like a Man, Too
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past

Horror/Suspense:

  • 28 Weeks Later
  • 6 Minutes of Death
  • Absence
  • American Horror Story Season 3
  • Blackout (2007)
  • Blair Witch Project
  • The Broken
  • Camp Dread
  • Cheap Thrills
  • Halloween
  • Open Grave
  • Rosemary’s Baby
  • Solo
  • The Stand
  • The Zombinator