2003 Staff Film Picks

In early 2004, Skokie Public Library staff were asked to select their favorite feature films, documentaries and television shows viewed in 2003. Here are the results!

Click on the format designation to check the status of the film in the Skokie Public Library catalog. And, in case you missed them, it's not too late to see our Annual Staff Picks for books, films, and music from 2002 to the present!


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Chicago. 2002.
DVD
Possession. 2002.
DVD
Punch-Drunk Love. 2002.
DVD
Unfaithful. 2002.
DVD
The Winslow Boy. 1999.
DVD
                Selected by Cecilia C.
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Bend It Like Beckham. 2002.
DVD
Horatio's Drive. 2003.
DVD
A Mighty Wind. 2003.
DVD
Safe. 2000.
DVD
Speaking in Strings. 1999.
DVD
                Selected by Cheryl S.
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Leonard Bernstein at Harvard: "The Unanswered Question,"
Norton Lectures 1973
. 1992.
DVD
Winged Migration. 2001.
DVD
                Selected by Corie G.
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Best in Show. 2000.
DVD
Gosford Park. 2001.
DVD
A Mighty Wind. 2003.
DVD
The Parent Trap. 1961.
Youth DVD
Waiting for Guffman. 1997.
DVD
                Selected by Gail S.
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Band of Outsiders. 1964.
DVD
The Office: The Complete First Series. 2003.
DVD
Punch-Drunk Love. 2002.
DVD
Talk to Her. 2002.
DVD
Y Tu Mama Tambien. 2001.
DVD
                Selected by Jennifer P-B.
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Elling. 2001.
DVD
The Girlfight. 2000.
DVD
Kirikou and the Sorceress. 1998.
VHS
Spirited Away. 2001.
DVD and VHS
Under the Tuscan Sun. 2003.
DVD
                Selected by Jessica G.
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Catch Me If You Can. 2002.
DVD
Chicago. 2002.
DVD
Finding Nemo. 2003.
Youth DVD and Youth VHS
Small Time Crooks. 2000.
DVD
Spellbound. 2002.
DVD
                Selected by Julie M.
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Adaptation. 2002.
DVD
Bread & Tulips. 2000.
DVD
Lantana. 2001.
DVD
Mostly Martha. 2001.
DVD
Talk to Her. 2002.
DVD
                Selected by Lukie M.
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Adaptation. 2002.
DVD
The Ben Stiller Show. 2003.
DVD
Love the Hard Way. 2001.
DVD
A Mighty Wind. 2003.
DVD
The Monkees: Season 1. 2003.
DVD
                Mandy O.
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Adaptation. 2002.
DVD
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. 2002.
DVD
Lost in Translation. 2003.
DVD
The Pianist. 2002.
DVD and VHS
Y Tu Mama Tambien. 2001.
DVD
                Selected by Mark K.
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Bowling for Columbine. 2002.
DVD and VHS
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. 2002.
DVD
A Mighty Wind. 2003.
DVD
The Pianist. 2002.
DVD and VHS
Whale Rider. 2003.
DVD
                Selected by Maryann M.
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Chicago. 2002.
DVD
The Hours. 2002.
DVD
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. 2002.
DVD
X2: X-Men United. 2003.
DVD
                Selected by Michaela H.
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Dinner Rush. 2000.
DVD
A Mighty Wind. 2003.
DVD
Russian Ark. 2002.
DVD
Whale Rider. 2003.
DVD
Winged Migration. 2001.
DVD
                Selected by Pat G.
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About Schmidt. 2002.
DVD
Phone Booth. 2002.
DVD
The Pianist. 2002.
DVD and VHS
Road to Perdition. 2002.
DVD
Whale Rider. 2003.
DVD
                Selected by Ricki N.
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. 2002.
DVD
Lost in La Mancha. 2001.
DVD
Once Upon a Time in Mexico. 2003.
DVD
Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl. 2003.
DVD
X2: X-Men United. 2003.
DVD
                Selected by Sharon W.
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Bhutan: Land of the Thunder Dragon. 2000.
DVD
Bread & Tulips. 2000.
DVD
Campion. The Case of the Late Pig. 2003.
DVD
From Monet to Van Gogh: A History of Impressionism. 2001.
DVD and VHS
                Selected by Sheila D.
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Far From Heaven. 2002.
DVD
Igby Goes Down. 2002.
DVD
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. 2002.
DVD
A Mighty Wind. 2003.
DVD
Walking and Talking. 1996.
DVD
                Selected by Steven J.
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Antwone Fisher. 2002.
DVD
Bend It Like Beckham. 2002.
DVD
Bowling for Columbine. 2002.
DVD and VHS
The Hours. 2002.
DVD
Seabiscuit. 2003.
DVD
                Selected by Terry R.