October Scare-a-Day: The Twilight Zone DVD 241 V.1-V.43

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“You unlock this door with the key of imagination. Beyond it is another dimension: a dimension of sound, a dimension of sight, a dimension of mind. You’re moving into a land of both shadow and substance, of things and ideas. You’ve just crossed over into… the Twilight Zone.” The Twilight Zone is creator Rod Serling’s… Read more »

October Scare-a-Day: A Nightmare on Elm Street Series DVD 314-320

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If there were a Mount Rushmore of slasher movie villains, I’d place Freddy Krueger in George Washington’s position. What really sets him apart from the others is Krueger’s ridiculous one-liners and his trademark pointy glove and fedora. If you compare an old time hockey mask to a fedora, the fedora always comes out the winner… Read more »

October Scare-a-Day: The X-Files Season One DVD 6570; Seasons 2-9 DVD 8124-8131

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“I want to believe” is the mantra Special Agent Fox Mulder and Special Agent Dana Scully subscribe to as they embark on a search for the truth, because it’s out there…somewhere. Throughout the course of 9 seasons, Mulder and Scully encounter a giant fluke worm/man, a liver eating creep, various alien encounters, cults, weird rituals,… Read more »

Board Games for Two (or more!)

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In case you’re looking for something new to do with your best friend, doppelgänger, significant other, or alien, here’s a selection of board games provided at the media library made for two (or more!):   Kittens In A Blender (Cards) (Boardgame 135) Yes. That’s the name of the game. In this card game players try to… Read more »

Top 10 Back to School Movies

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Last week we got you primed for the Fall semester with some last-minute television binge recommendations. This week we present our Top 10 Back to School Movies. Whether you’re already adjusting to the daily grind of classes and homework or still pining for summer, the Media Library has you covered. Even better, all of the movies listed below are… Read more »

International TableTop Day 2015

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Most of our patrons know that the UNT Media Library has thousands of movies, but our shelves are also stocked with hundreds of table-top games. We have everything from board games and puzzles to card games and trivia. There are familiar classics like chess and backgammon alongside bizarre, unique games that are unlike anything else… Read more »