If you’ve got a DKPL library card, you can watch some of our favorite movies for free without having to leave the comfort of your home. Hoopla has a wide variety of television shows and films available to you at any time.
What’s better than watching movies or reading? Watching movies AND reading! These well-reviewed films are all subtitled in English.
“Dior and I” brings the viewer inside the storied world of the Christian Dior fashion house with a privileged, behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Raf Simons’s first haute couture collection as its new artistic director.
This film is rated R and features Raf Simons and Fredric Tcheng. It is in French with English subtitles.
Based on the best-selling book, “Like Water for Chocolate.” Unable to marry, Tita expresses her passion for her beloved Pedro through food. Ordinary spices become a recipe for passion and her creations bring on tears of longing, heated desire or chronic pain in those who eat them.
This film is rated R. It stars March Leonardi, Lumi Cavazos, Yareli Arizmendi, Regina Torne, and Mario Iván Martínez. It is in Spanish with English subtitles.
In 1943, as Hitler continues to wage war across Europe, a group of college students mount an underground resistance movement in Munich. Dedicated to the downfall of the monolithic Third Reich war machine, they call themselves the White Rose. One of its few female members, Sophie Scholl is captured during a dangerous mission to distribute pamphlets on campus with her brother Hans. Her cross-examination by the Gestapo quickly escalates into a searing test of wills.
This film is not rated but contains mature themes. It stars Julia Jentsch, Gerald Alexander Held, Fabian Hinrichs, Johanna Gastdorf, Anne Clausen, and Florian Stetter. It is in German with English subtitles.