Best of 2021 (so far): Movies, TV Shows & Music

Created on July 7, 2021, 5:04 pm

Last Updated March 19, 2024, 2:55 pm

We just couldn’t wait until the end of the year to share the titles our library staff loved so far in 2021, so you'll find our favorite movies, TV shows, and music on this page
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"When the apocalypse occurs, we can thank Nick and Warren for the poetic warning."—Eric, Collection Management Librarian
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"This multiple award-winning film helps one to understand the suffering of an older adult who has memory loss. Anyone who has aging parents would especially benefit from watching it. The actors’ performances were outstanding. Anthony Hopkins won the Oscar award in the category of Best Actor."—Rashmi, Adult Services Librarian
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4) Lapsis
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"A unique, quirky, and humorous tale conceptualizing modern day capitalism."—Eric, Collection Management Librarian
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"I love this modern supernatural horror spin on Nancy as much as I loved the books growing up. Let go of expectations and get ready for some delicious scares."—Shelley, Children's Services Librarian
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"A film full of heavy emotions with a twist of revenge. Actress Carey Mulligan does a superb job tricking men into thinking she's the damsel in distress when in reality, she's their worst nightmare."—Beronica, Middle School Services Librarian
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"I’m a big fan of Billie Holiday and so, I listened to 'The United States vs. Billie Holiday' motion picture soundtrack. In addition to 'Strange Fruit' which is a very powerful song, I immensely enjoyed 'All of Me', 'Tigress & Tweed', and 'Lady Sings the Blues'."—Rashmi, Adult Services Librarian
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"Scandinavian crime drama, personality clashes, and FBI intrigue? I'm in!"—Eric, Collection Management Librarian
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