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Simpson Library | Special Collections

Popular Reading and More: DVDs

Looking for something to watch for your next movie night? Then check out Simpson Library's DVD collection! The library has hundreds of titles, from well-known classics to independent cult films. This guide highlights different genres in our collection and is updated regularly. The DVD section is located on the first floor, next to Popular Reading.


We may not live in a world where you can break into song while standing in line at the grocery store, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy these musicals in our collection. 

Fiddler on the Roof  The Sound of Music  Cabaret  Funny Girl  Moulin Rouge

Movies About Music 

Love music but not really into musicals? Here are some movies about music, where the characters don’t spontaneously break into choreographed dance numbers.  

Purple Rain  This is Spinal Tap  Almost Famous  Amadeus  Ray