All Staff Picks

Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders
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If you're a fan of True Crime, you might like this stark, grisly novel about the Manson Murders. Vincent Bugliosi describes the facts of the cases in intricate detail, giving the reader a full picture of the crimes.
New Moon Soundtrack
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Some fantastic songs from artists like Grizzly Bear/Victoria Legrande, Bon Iver/St. Vincent, Thom Yorke, Muse, DeathCab for Cutie and The Killers.
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters
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You’ll find a surprising amount of drama and intensity in this documentary about a cutthroat rivalry between two high-level arcade gamers.
The Marx Brothers Silver Screen Collection
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This boxed set contains the best of the Marx Brothers, from Duck Soup to the Cocoanauts. If you enjoy quick wit and irreverent humor, you'll enjoy these five laugh-out-loud hilarious films.
Heat Wave
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If you're a fan of the show Castle, than you'll love the first in the Nikki Heat novels by Nathan Fillion's character, Richard Castle.
Portuguese Irregular Verbs
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Meet the pretentious Professor Dr. von Igelfeld and his equally ridiculous colleagues in academia. And don’t miss the sequel, The Finer Points of Sausage Dogs.
The Prestige
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Set in late 19th century London, this suspense/thriller follows the rivalry between magicians Robert Angier and Alfred Borden. Both are talented and both are just egotistical enough to want all the glory for themselves. But when Alfred pulls off the ultimate illusion, Robert becomes obsessed with not just duplicating it, but surpassing it. Filled with twists, turns, and flashbacks, this movie will keep you guessing straight through to the shocking conclusion.
The Lost Symbol
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Since his time spent at The Vatican in Angels and Demons and his adventures in Paris in The Da Vinci Code, Robert Langdon has received no end of attention. However, this time he has been targeted by a criminal intent on having the famous symbologist solve a mystery for him-or else. Robert's quest to save more than one life will take him deep into the world of Masonic lore. But will he figure out the clues in time?
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Following a medical mishap, a misanthropic dentist is annoyed to discover that he can see and communicate with ghosts in this heartwarming comedy.
The House Rules
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Actor/Singer Christian Kane has created a perfect blend of country and rock music. The combination gives a unique sound and is a perfect complement to Christian's deep, resonant tones.
Emma
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In the village of Highbury, Emma Woodhouse's word is law. George Knightley, however, has known Emma her whole life and is quick to point out her bad decisions. So when Emma decides to dedicate herself to matchmaking, Mr. Knightley has his own opinions. However, neither is prepared for what happens when Emma herself is courted.
Nothing
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Dave and Andrew – best friends, roommates, and total losers – wish the world would go away and leave them alone. Sometimes wishes come true.
The Da Vinci Code
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On a trip to Paris, Robert Langdon gets pulled out of bed to join the police at the Louvre. The curator has been shot. His body is found in a strange pose with Robert's name written in blood next to it. In the following hours, Robert finds himself on a frantic search for clues leading to the Holy Grail. Will he be able to decipher the cryptic clues?
Emma
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This Masterpiece Theater version of Jane Austen's classic novel, takes you on a six part journey through the village of Highbury. At the center of this romantic comedy of errors, is Emma Woodhouse-outstandingly portrayed by Romola Garai.
Groundhog Day
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An arrogant and self-centered weatherman is forced to relive the same day over and over. A sparkling comedy with a philosophical core.
I'll Walk Alone
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Alexandra Moreland has finally begun to pick up the threads of her life. After the disappearance of her son two years earlier, she lost everything: her husband, her reputation, and her peace of mind. Now, she is a suspect in the murder of a woman she barely knew, as well as being accused of identity theft. What could she have done to deserve this? Could it be fate or is someone behind the things that have been happening?
The September Issue
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This captivating documentary follows the staff at Vogue magazine as they prepare for the 2007 Fall Fashion issue.
The Princess Bride
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You’ll find even more fencing, fighting, torture, revenge, giants, monsters, chases, escapes, true love and miracles in this book than in the fantastic movie it spawned.

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