This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.
In honor of National Boss's Day on Thursday, we put together a list of movies featuring terrible… More
As we celebrate Polish American Heritage Month, Natalie recommends movies by well-known filmmakers who hail … More
The Chicago International Film Festival runs through October 23. Catch up on past winners of the fest's… More
Watch one of the movie versions of the voyage of the Kon-Tiki in honor of the centennial of Thor Heyerdahl… More
In honor of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Louis Lumiere, check out Martin Scorsese's tribute to… More
Emilie rounds up some excellent Viola Davis movies in honor of her new TV show.
Fall movies on DVD help Ellen cope with the end of summer.
Cristina shares her favorites of the Nuevo Cine Mexicano.
These books have recently been adapted into movies or are coming soon.
Here are some of my favorite disaster movies where lack of planning and idiocy reign—and I love that about t… More
It's been 75 years since Dorothy stepped into the technicolor world of munchkins and flying monkeys in The… More
Next week marks what would have been the 116th birthday of the director, playwright and screenwriter Pre… More
Hollywood seems less bright today, with the passing of one of its guiding stars. Lauren Bacall was one o… More
A tribute to Robin Williams from Greg at Little Village Branch.
This time, on GenreList: It might be mild in Chicago, but in Hollywood summer is always a searing season… More
A record-tying six honorees will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, July 27th. T… More
Merriam-Webster just added a new definition to the word "catfish" - because of this movie. Seen it?
Use your library card to access streaming movies, television, music and audiobook titles, or download them t… More
Tired of It's a Wonderful Life and Miracle on 34th Street? Here are some lesser known movies about the Chris… More
Tough guys and seductive women are at the heart of these crime films from the 1940s and on. Film noir brough… More
Our guide to some of the best movies of the classic screwball era.