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Ako legal wife [DVD videorecording] : mano po 4?!

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lamangan, Joel.
Publisher Regal Home Video ; Distributed by Regal Capital, 2005.
Full screen ed.
1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR MAN 4
Summary After 22 years of marriage, Chona's world is turned upside down when she finds out that her husband is keeping not one, but two mistresses. Rather than confront her husband, Chona decides to make herself look younger and more attractive through cosmetic procedures. Will it work?

Fun2shh. Funtoosh [DVD videorecording].

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
Publisher Video Sound Inc., 2004.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (156 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND FUN
Summary When three co-workers are wrongly accused of stealing a 10th century crown, they literally hit a wall that magically transports them back to the 10th century.

Bus 174 [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Padilha, José.
Publisher Hart Sharp, 2004.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., b&w, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POR BUS
Summary A powerful, award-winning examination of the tragic series of events that followed a desperate bus hijacking in Rio de Janeiro in 2000 that turned deadly when a SWAT team took evasive action against the drug-addled hijacker.

In July [DVD videorecording] = Im Juli

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Akin, Faith, 1973-
Publisher Koch Lorber Films, [2004]
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER IN
Summary Daniel, a young teacher, decides to spend his summer at home in Hamburg. At the local flea market, he meets Juli, who is immediately attracted to him, a fact to which Daniel seems oblivious. On the same day, Daniel meets Melek, a young Turkish girl, with whom he is immediately smitten. Ignoring his earlier plans, he sets out in pursuit of her across the Balkans. Along the way he picks up a hitchhiker, who just happens to be Juli.

Early summer [DVD videorecording] = Bakush*u

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Ozu, Yasujir*o, 1903-1963.
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2004, 1951.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (125 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP EAR
Summary The Mamiya family is seeking a husband for their daughter, Noriko, but she has ideas of her own.

La dolce vita [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Amato, Giuseppe, 1899-1964
Publisher Koch Lorber Films : Distributed by KOCH Vision, c2004.
2-Disc Collector's ed.
2 videodiscs (174 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([6] p. : b&w ill. ; 19 cm.) inserted in container.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA DOL
Summary Marcello Rubini, a frustrated 'serious' writer, does tabloid journalism to make ends meet. He spends every evening in Via Veneto awaiting the next scandal, party invitation, or sexual proposition. From an enigmatic woman named Maddalena, to wealthy intellectual Steiner's penthouse, to a famous actress named Sylvia, Marcello finds himself caught up in the carnival spectacle of nightlife and its fleeting happiness. The empty evenings seem to weave together, a decadent rhythm punctuated only by the regret of the following morning. Marcello is consumed by self-doubt and unable to enjoy the success he has, and so stumbles on, dreaming of attaining the elusive sweet life.

The leopard [DVD videorecording].

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lancaster, Burt, 1913-1994.
Publisher Homevision, 2004.
Special ed.
3 videodiscs (187 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA LEO
Summary Recounting the years of Italy's Risorgimento-when the aristocracy lost its grip and the middle classes rose and formed a democratic Italy. Contains the original Italian version with optional subtitles, the English-language version and special features.

The umbrellas of Cherbourg [DVD videorecording] = Les parapluies de Cherbourg

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Demy, Jacques.
Publisher Koch Lorber Films : Distributed by Koch Vision, c2004.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (92 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE UMB
Summary A tender, bittersweet love story, sung throughout in French.

Good bye Lenin! [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Arndt, Stefan.
Publisher Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2004.
Special ed., Widescreen.
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER GOO
Summary Alex's proud, socialist mother falls into a coma for eight months. When she wakes, her heart is weak, so Alex has to keep the secret that the Berlin Wall has fallen and capitalism has triumphed. What begins as a little white lie turns into a major scam.

The rules of the game [DVD videorecording] = La régle du jeu : fantaisie dramatique de Jean Renoir

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Renoir, Claude, 1914-1993.
Publisher The Criterion Collection, [2004].
Special ed.
2 videodiscs (106 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (22 p. ; 18 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE RUL
Summary Cloaked in a comedy of manners, this scathing critique of corrupt French society is about a weekend hunting party at which amorous escapades abound among the aristocratic guests, which are also mirrored by the activities of the servants downstairs.

Munna bhai M.B.B.S. [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Chopra, Vidhu Vinod.
Publisher Eros Entertainment, [2004]
1 videodisc (146 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND MUN
Summary Comedy film about Munnabhai, a Bombay goonda, who lives happily with his gang, threatening people. During his upright father's annual visit, the gang pretends to be running a charity hospital. When his father tries to arrange a marriage, the ruse is discovered. So Munna enrolls in medical college.

Chameli [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Mishra, Sudhir.
Publisher Venus Records ; p2004.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND CHA
Summary Two desperate strangers are trapped on a Mumbai street one stormy night. One is an investment banker and the other a prostitute. In the course of the night the persons behind the professions are revealed.

Paap [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Abraham, John.
Publisher Worldwide Entertainment Group, c2004.
Collector's ed ; widescreen version.
1 videodisc : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND PAA

The triplets of Belleville [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Brunner, Didier.
Publisher Sony Pictures Classics : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE TRI
Summary A bicyclist is kidnapped from the Tour de France by mysterious gangsters; his grandmother travels to the city of Belleville (which has a sardonic version of the Statue of Liberty in its harbor), where she tracks him down with the help of a musical trio gone to seed, the Belleville Triplets.

Osama [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Barmak, Siddiq.
Publisher MGM Home Entertainment, c2004.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (83 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR OSA
Summary Chronicles the true story of a young girl in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan who must disguise herself as a boy to save her family from starvation. The first feature film made in Afghanistan in the post-Taliban era.

Nói [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Dagur Kári, 1973-
Publisher Palm Pictures ; Distributed by Artisan Home Entertainment, [2004]
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR NOI
Summary Seventeen-year-old Nói drifts through life on a remote fjord in the north of Iceland. In winter, the fjord is cut off from the outside world. The fjord is surrounded by ominous mountains and covered under a shroud of snow. Nói dreams of escaping from his white-walled prison with Iris, a city girl who works in a local gas station. Unfortunately, his clumsy attempts at escape spiral out of control and end in complete failure. Only a natural disaster will offer him a better world.

Buffalo boy [DVD videorecording] = Mua? len tra?u

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Nguyäên-Vỏ, Nghiêm-Minh, 1956-
Publisher First Run Features, [2004]
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR BUF
Summary Set in rural 1940s Vietnam, a young man takes up with a rough band of nomadic buffalo herders and discovers freedom, violence, and love - but also secrets about his past that will change his life forever.

The architects [DVD videorecording] = Die Architekten

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Knauf, Thomas.
Publisher First Run Features, c2004.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER ARC
Summary The film depicts East German society's grinding down of Daniel Brenner, an idealistic architect in his late thirties. Daniel, like many others of his generation, is deeply frustrated by life under the old Communists but somehow tolerates it. Hired to design a miniature city on the fringes of Berlin, he fools himself into thinking that he can counteract the prevailing gloom with a cheerier, more innovative approach.

Asambhav [DVD videorecording] = The impossible

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Rai, Rajiv.
Publisher Eros Entertainment, c2004.
Anamorphic widescreen.
1 videodisc (146 min.) : sd., col ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND ASA
Summary The Indian army's best soldier battles terrorists who have kidnapped the president.

Alila [DVD videorecording] : [a day in the life of Israel]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Gitai, Amos, 1950-
Publisher Kino on Video, c2004.
1 videodisc (ca. 122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR ALI
Summary For the apartment dwellers, every action creates a ripple unknowingly felt by all. Goreous libertine Gabi's loud, violent trysts with her physically dominant, emotionally unavailable lover Hezi bring down the wrath of their disgusted neighbors. Mali reluctantly joins her neurotic ex-husband Ezra in his search for their army deserter son. Ezra's illegal construction site and undocumented immigrant workers in turn prompt the hermit Schwartz to relive the horrors of the Nazi death camps, as his Filipino campanion Linda helplessly looks on.

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