New Feature Film DVDs

Logan [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 15:35
by Mangold, James,
Publisher 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 137 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION LOG
Summary In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, being pursued by dark forces.

Mark Felt - The Man Who Brought Down the White House (DVD) [videorecording].

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 15:35
by Neeson, Liam
Publisher Columbia (Usa), 2018.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA MAR
Summary It centers on 'Deep Throat,' the pseudonym given to the notorious whistleblower for one of the greatest scandals of all time, Watergate. The true identity of the secret informant remained a mystery and source of much public curiosity and speculation for more than 30 years. That is until, in 2005, special agent Mark Felt shockingly revealed himself as the tipster. This unbelievable true story chronicles the personal and professional life of the brilliant and uncompromising Felt.

The Great Wall [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 15:35
by Zhang, Yimou,
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 103 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION GRE
Summary European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.

The Kennedys. After Camelot [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 15:35
by Cassar, Jon, 1958-
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
2 videodiscs (approximately 189 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA KEN
Summary Portrays the life of the former First Lady of the United States, Jacqueline Kennedy in the aftermath of the assassination of her husband, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, as she becomes Jackie O. in life after Camelot. Also portrays the lives of the other Kennedy family members dealing with the conflicts and tragedies in their lives.

The Pulitzer at 100 [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 15:35
by Simon, Kirk,
Publisher First Run Features, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (91 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1651444.4)
Summary Celebrates the centenary of this revered and seminal national award for literary excellence in journalism and the arts. The riveting tales of the winning artists give an insider's view of how these pinnacles of achievement are selected in the twenty-one categories and how the award has the power to change lives and communities.

Victor Frankenstein [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 06:33
by McGuigan, Paul, 1963-
Publisher Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (110 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA VIC
Summary Told from Igor's perspective, we see the troubled young assistant's dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Victor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man, and the legend, we know today.

American wrestler, the wizard [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 18:30
by Ranarivelo, Alex,
Publisher Warner Bros. Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 117 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA AME
Summary In this inspiring tale based on true events, seventeen-year-old Ali Jahani is a newcomer to a small California town, where he stands out as different in an unwelcoming community. Living with his embittered uncle, the boy faces a mountain of adversity everywhere he turns. Rejected by everyone but determined to fit in, he joins the schools' floundering wrestling team. With a chance to change how others see him, Ali must step up and learn to be a hero.

Beatriz at dinner [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 18:30
by Arteta, Miguel,
Publisher Roadside Attractions LLC, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY BEA
Summary Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a spiritual health practitioner in Los Angeles. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire real estate developer. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide and neither will ever be the same.

Captain Underpants: the first epic movie [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 18:30
by Soren, David, 1973-
Publisher Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (90 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FAMILY CAP
Summary Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants.

It comes at night [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 18:30
by Shults, Trey Edwards,
Publisher Lionsgate, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 92 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number HORROR IT
Summary Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son. Then a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.

The mummy [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 18:30
by Kurtzman, Alex,
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 110 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION MUM
Summary Thought safely entombed deep beneath the desert, an ancient princess whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day. Her malevolence has grown over millennia and with it come terrors that defy human comprehension.

Maya Angelou [DVD videorecording] : And Still I Rise

Fri, 12/29/2017 - 12:27
by Hercules, Bob,
Publisher Kino Lorber, Inc., [2016]. ©2016
1 videodisc (approximately 114 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DVD 818.54 MAY
Summary "Poet, storyteller, actress, dancer, and passionate activist Maya Angelou gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before. Hers was a prolific life in which she inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought that pushed boundaries. This unprecedented film celebrates Dr. Angelou by weaving her words with rare and intimate archival photographs and videos that show her impact on the world. From her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana to her inaugural speech for President Bill Clinton, the film takes us on an incredible journey through the life of a true American icon"--From container.

It [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 03:18
by Muschietti, Andrés,
Publisher New Line Cinema / Warner Home Video, [2018]
Rental [edition].
1 videodisc (135 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DVD IT
Summary A group of bullied kids band together when a monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.

Lucky [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 03:18
by Lynch, John Carroll, 1963-
Publisher Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2018]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 88 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DVD LUC
Summary The spiritual journey of a ninety year old atheist, and the quirky characters that inhabit his off the map desert town.

Jack Reacher. Never go back [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 00:17
by Zwick, Edward,
Publisher Paramount Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION JAC
Summary Based on Lee Child's bestselling novel Never Go Back, the film finds the itinerant problem-solver accused of murder, and learning that he may have a child he has never met.

Masterminds [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 00:17
by Hess, Jared, 1979-
Publisher 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY MAS
Summary Inspired by a ridiculous true story, this action comedy is about David Ghantt , an uncomplicated man stuck in a monotonous life who discovers the true meaning of adventure far beyond his wildest dreams. Day in and day out he drives an armored vehicle, transporting millions of other people's money with no escape in sight. The only glimmer of excitement is his flirtatious work crush Kelly Campbell who soon lures him into the scheme of a lifetime.

Flatliners [DVD videorecording]

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 03:11
by Oplev, Niels Arden, 1961-
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 110 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1655798.2)
Summary Five medical students, obsessed by what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring experiment: by stopping their hearts for short periods, each triggers a near-death experience, giving them a firsthand account of the afterlife.

Kedi [DVD videorecording]

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 03:11
by Wuppermann, Charlie,
Publisher Oscilloscope Laboratories, [2017] ©2017
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (79 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1654738.7)
Summary Hundreds of thousands of cats roam the metropolis of Istanbul freely. For thousands of years they've wandered in and out of people's lives, becoming an essential part of the communities that make the city so rich. Claiming no owners, these animals live between two worlds, neither wild nor tame, and they bring joy and purpose to those people they choose to adopt. In Istanbul, cats are the mirrors to the people, allowing them to reflect on their lives in ways nothing else could.

Sasq-watch [DVD videorecording].

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 03:11
by Meadows, Tim, 1961-
Publisher Screen Media, [2017]
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1655097.2)
Summary Brothers Nigel and Oscar want nothing more than to capture definitive evidence of a Sasquatch (aka Bigfoot). When their guide bails on them, they must resort to using a mis-matched group of outdoor enthusiasts while staying one step ahead of their rival, Claus, also on the hunt for the Squatch in this coming of age comedy about acceptance.

Something to Sing About [videorecording].

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 03:11
by Cagney, James
Publisher Dreamscape Media, Llc, 2017.
1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1658737.1)
Summary A New York bandleader is offered a film contract in Los Angeles. He and his wife move to California, where his lack of desire to be a star is thought to be arrogance. Sick of Hollywood, he takes his wife on a cruise, and when they come back he is a superstar.

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