Take a Break from the Heat with these Cool Titles!

Here in Harris County, we know August is the hottest month.  Why don’t you check out some of these movies from our collection and cool off!

    Christmas Vacation- Spend some time with the Griswolds as they celebrate the holidays with family.                                It’s sure to be a disaster!

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe – Join Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy on their adventure through the wardrobe.  They discover a fantastical land, which they must set free with the help of the might lion, Aslan.

 Cold Mountain – Toward the end of the American Civil War, a wounded soldier embarks on a journey home to the love he left behind.

The Day After Tomorrow – When global warming triggers a new Ice Age, a small band of survivors must find a way to ride out a superstorm and face a very relentless enemy: Mother Nature.

Dreamcatcher – Four friends are trapped in a blizzard and are confronted by a deadly alien force.  This is based off a novel by Stephen King.

   Fargo– A Minnesota policewoman investigates a series of brutal murders and a kidnapping attempt that has gone incredibly wrong.

 The Grey – After their plane crashes in the Alaskan wilderness, a group of oil workers must fight for survival in the ice and snow.  Unfortunately, the snow and ice is not all they have to contend with, as a pack of merciless wolves follow them every step of the way.

Hanna- After being trained by her ex-CIA father, Hanna embarks on her own mission and finds out more about herself than she imagined.

Happy Feet – In the world of Emperor Penguins, true love is expressed through song.  Poor Mumble is unable to sing, but he can do a mean tap dance!  Join Mumble and his friends as they set out to find the cause of their fish famine and see if they can save the colony!

Home Alone – Kevin Arnold has been mistakenly left at home over the holidays while his family travels to Europe. To him, this is a dream come true.  However, he is soon defending his home against a duo of bumbling burglars who are trying to capitalize on houses empty due to holiday travel.

Let the Right One In – Oskar is a bullied boy who finds love and friendship with a very strange neighbor girl.
The Shining – A writer and his family are snowbound in an extravagant hotel.  They are soon haunted by an evil presence in the hotel or maybe it is just the writer’s descent into madness.
Winter’s Bone – A strung girl from the Ozarks tries to track down her drug dealing father, while keeping her family intact.  Along the way, she makes enemies of her neighbors and family.

White Out- The only US Marshal assigned to Antarctica is trying to solve a mysterious murder case before being shipped out for the long winter.


What's your favorite title to help beat the heat?