Shopping & Services

Comments (0)

BEST PLACE TO RENT A MOVIE YOU'VE NEVER HEARD OF Phoenix 2004 - Burton Barr Central Library

Burton Barr Central Library

Burton Barr Central Library

1221 N. Central Ave.

Phoenix, AZ 85004

602-262-4636

Map & Details>>

Forget Hollywood Video and Blockbuster. And while you're at it, forget every rinky-dink indie video store in the Valley. The largest, most eclectic collection of videos is at Burton Barr Central Library, where you can rent everything from Elia Kazan's A Face in the Crowd and Robert Bresson's L'Argent to Luis Bu--uel's The Exterminating Angel and the complete PBS series of Brideshead Revisited. Want to watch a collection of silent Fatty Arbuckle shorts? Burton Barr's got it. Lindsay Anderson's O Lucky Man? It's got that, too. Like most library video collections, Burton Barr can boast its share of documentaries and educational videos. If you need a VHS bio of Hermann Goering or a course on how to pick a bottle of wine, it's still the place to hit. But what's surprising is the library's superior collection of foreign and art-house films, as well as classic Hollywood movies. Better than any video rental place in Maricopa County, and the price is right: i.e., it's free, bubba. All you need is a library card and a smile.

Readers' Choice: Movies on Central

My Voice Nation Help
2 comments
laura cooper
laura cooper

i am looking for phoenix city the movie 1930 to 1940

laura cooper
laura cooper

I want to buy or rent the movie phoenix city 1930s to 1940s

Loading...