A Sci-Fi Flick and Some Quirky Dramas
Paul Smith's picks for the week, all available at the Strongsville Library
Beeswax - Revolves around the personal and professional entanglements of twin sisters Jeannie and Lauren. Jeannie co-owns a vintage clothing store with Amanda, a semi-estranged friend who she fears is trying to end their partnership. Lauren leads a looser, less tethered existence and is considering getting out of the country altogether. A story about families, friends and lovers, and those awkward moments that bring all of them together.
Stargate SG-1 Children of the Gods - The thrilling pilot episode of television's longest running Sci-Fi series is now on DVD. Jack O'Neil and Sam Carter join a formidable Stargate team on a mission to Abydos to defeat fierce warriors let by the vicious Ra. With the threat of the brutal Gou'ald hanging over the galaxy, the team must succeed, or General Hammond will unleash an apocalyptic solution.
The Sheepman - Easygoing Jason Sweet won a trainload of sheep in a poker game and aims to graze them. Powder Valley looks like the perfect place. A cattle baron and a woman try to come between Jason and his sheep.
All are available at the Strongsville Branch Library.