What’s HOT: Top Circulating Movies of Summer 2016

Last week, we took a look at the top 20 circulating fiction books at the library over the course of the summer. This week, we’re going to see what were the most popular movies of the summer. The list ranges from 2016 Oscar winners to feel good family favorites!

If you’re interested in reserving one of the movies on this list, simply click on the format you want and you will be taken to our online catalog where you can reserve a copy to either be picked up at the library or delivered to you using our Library by Mail* program. Not really sure how to use our catalog? Check out the video below!

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20.) Eye in the Sky

Total Circulation: 93

Col. Katherine Powell, a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, sees her mission escalate when a girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute over the implications of modern warfare.

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19.) Daddy’s Home

Total Circulation: 94

Brad Whitaker is a radio host trying to get his stepchildren to love him and call him Dad. But his plans turn upside down when their biological father, Dusty Mayron, returns.

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18.) Hail, Caesar!

Total Circulation: 96

A Hollywood fixer in the 1950s works to keep the studio’s stars in line.

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17.) Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Total Circulation: 99

Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts to rule the galaxy and only a ragtag group of heroes can stop them, along with the help of the Resistance.

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16.) Norm of the North

Total Circulation: 99

When a real estate development invades his Arctic home, Norm and his three lemming friends head to New York City, where Norm becomes the mascot of the corporation in an attempt to bring it down from the inside and protect his homeland.

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15.) The Good Dinosaur

Total Circulation: 99

In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend.

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14.) Kung Fu Panda 3

Total Circulation: 100

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Continuing his “legendary adventures of awesomeness”, Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home.

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13.) 45 Years

Total Circulation: 100

A married couple preparing to celebrate their wedding anniversary receives shattering news that promises to forever change the course of their lives.

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12.) The Choice

Total Circulation: 102

Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life’s most defining events.

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11.) Room

Total Circulation: 107

A young boy is raised within the confines of a small shed.

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10.) Race

Total Circulation: 108

Jesse Owens’ quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler’s vision of Aryan supremacy.

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9.) In the Heart of the Sea

Total Circulation: 109

A recounting of a New England whaling ship’s sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick.

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8.) 13 Hours

Total Circulation: 115

During an attack on a U.S. compound in Libya, a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.

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7.) The Finest Hours

Total Circulation: 132

The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.

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6.) My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Total Circulation: 136

A Portokalos family secret brings the beloved characters back together for an even bigger and Greeker wedding.

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5.) The Revenant

Total Circulation: 139

A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.

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4.) Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

Total Circulation: 162

A journalist recounts her wartime coverage in Afghanistan.

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3.) Brooklyn

Total Circulation: 162

An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

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2.) Zootopia

Total Circulation: 172

In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

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1.) Joy

Total Circulation: 191

Joy is the story of the title character, who rose to become founder and matriarch of a powerful family business dynasty.

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