New Feature Film DVDs

Wonder Woman [videorecording].

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 04:13
by Gadot, Gal
Publisher Warner Bros., 2017.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (ca. 141 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION WON
Summary Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, discovering her full powers and true destiny. "Gadot does succeed, against heavy odds, in creating a fresh figure of heroic morality and might..."--Globe and Mail "...a superhero movie with a heart."--Seattle Times "...a cut above nearly all the superhero movies that have been trotted out over the past few summers."--TIME Magazine

Fist fight [DVD videorecording]

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 01:11
by Robichaux, Van,
Publisher distributed by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2017] ©2017
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY FIS
Summary On the last day of high school, mild-mannered English teacher Andy Campbell tries to keep it together amidst senior pranks, a dysfunctional administration, and budget cuts that put jobs on the line. Then he accidentally crosses his much tougher and deeply feared colleague, Ron Strickland, who challenges Campbell to an old-fashioned throw down. News of the fight spreads like wildfire and it ends up becoming the very thing the school, and Campbell, needs.

Alice through the looking glass [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 13:10
by Bobin, James,
Publisher Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, [2016] Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 113 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FAMILY ALI
Summary Alice returns to the whimsical world of Wonderland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter.

Being Charlie [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 13:10
by Reiner, Rob,
Publisher Starz Media, [2016] ©2016
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA BEI
Summary Charlie, an eponymous eighteen-year-old, drifts in and out of rehab clinics for drug addiction while his actor-turned-politician father runs for governor of California. Charlie begins a relationship with fellow rehab patient Eva and the two attempt to get clean, but they find maintaining sobriety a constant struggle.

Café society [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 13:10
by Allen, Woody, 1935-
Publisher Lionsgate, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approx. 96 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY CAF
Summary Set in the 1930s, a young Bronx native moves to Hollywood where he falls in love with the secretary of his powerful uncle, an agent to the stars. After returning to New York he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life.

Free state of Jones [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 13:10
by Ross, Gary, 1956-
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (140 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA FRE
Summary Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey stars in this epic, untold true story of defiant Southern farmer Newt Knight and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy during the Civil War. Despite overwhelming odds, Knight banded together with other small farmers and local slaves and launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi to secede from the Confederacy, creating a Free State of Jones.

Ice age. Collision course [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 13:10
by Thurmeier, Mike,
Publisher Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (94 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FAMILY ICE
Summary Scrat's epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age world. To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, traveling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful new characters.

Independence day. Resurgence [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 13:10
by Emmerich, Roland,
Publisher Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (120 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number SCI-FI IND 2
Summary Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare people for the aliens' advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring the world back from the brink of extinction.

Our kind of traitor [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 13:10
by White, Susanna,
Publisher Lionsgate, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 108 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION OUR
Summary While on vacation, a married couple unwittingly befriends a flamboyant and charismatic Russian named Dima, who, unbeknownst to them, is a kingpin money launderer for the mafia. When Dima confides to his new friends that he plans to escape from the mob, they're quickly swept into the dangerous world of international espionage. The unlikely companions must undertake a perilous journey through Paris, Bern, and London in order to save Dima and his family.

The girl on the train [DVD videorecording]

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 22:02
by Taylor, Tate,
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number SUSPENSE GIR
Summary Rachel is unemployed and devastated by a recent divorce. She fills her time with drinking, riding the commuter train, and fantasizing about a seemingly perfect couple the train passes by every day. Then one morning, Rachel sees something shocking that unravels her and entangles her in an unfolding mystery.

Beauty and the beast [DVD videorecording]

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 07:01
by Condon, Bill, 1955-
Publisher Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Inc., [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Video DVD
Call Number FAMILY BEA
Summary The fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful, and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.

The purge. Election year [DVD videorecording]

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 07:01
by Demonaco, James
Publisher Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number HORROR PUR
Summary It's been two years since Leo Barnes stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now serving as head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, his mission is to protect her in a run for president and survive the annual ritual that targets the poor and innocent. But when a betrayal forces them onto the streets of D.C. on the one night when no help is available, they must stay alive until dawn, or both be sacrificed for their sins against the state.

The resurrection of Gavin Stone [DVD videorecording]

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 07:01
by Jenkins, Dallas,
Publisher Universal, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY RES
Summary An inspirational comedy about faith, forgiveness and redemption. Gavin Stone, a washed-up former child star is forced to do community service at a local mega-church, pretends to be Christian so he can land the part of Jesus in their annual Passion Play only to discover that the most important role of his life is far from Hollywood.

Pop aye [DVD videorecording]

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 04:00
by Tan, Kirsten,
Publisher Kino Lorber, [2017]
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1641209.2)
Summary Successful Bangkok architect in the midst of a midlife crisis is reunited with an elephant he knew growing up. The two embark on a road trip to the man's childhood home in the idyllic Thai countryside.

Certain women [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 03:57
by Reichardt, Kelly,
Publisher The Criterion Collection, [2017]
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1607631.4)
Summary A stirring look at three women striving to forge their own paths amidst the wide-open plains of the American Northwest: a lawyer who finds herself contending with both office sexism and a hostage situation; a wife and mother whose determination to build her dream home puts her at odds with the men in her life; and a young law student who forms an ambiguous bond with a lonely ranch hand. A portrait emerges of flawed, but strong-willed individuals in the process of defining themselves.

In a valley of violence [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 21:55
by West, Ti, 1980-
Publisher Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 104 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION IN
Summary Paul, a lone drifter wanders into the forgotten town of Denton, Texas dubbed by the locals as the 'valley of violence'. There, he picks a fight with the wrong man, Gilly, the troublemaking son of the town's unforgiving marshal. As tensions arise between Paul and Gilly, an inevitable act of violence starts a disastrous chain reaction that quickly drags the whole town into the bloody crosshairs of revenge. Can the world-weary marshal stop the violent hysteria?

Louder than bombs [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 21:55
by Trier, Joachim,
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 109 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE LOU
Summary The fractious family of a father and his two sons confront their different feelings and memories of their deceased wife and mother, a famed war photographer.

Max Steel [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 21:55
by O'Dowd, Bill,
Publisher Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION MAX
Summary Sixteen-year-old Max McGrath, whose body can generate the universe's most powerful energy, and a techno-organic extraterrestrial named Steel become unlikely friends and soon find themselves hunted by sinister forces who want to control Max's powers, as well as an unstoppable enemy from another galaxy.

Other people [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 21:55
by Kelly, Chris,
Publisher Wolfe, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (97 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA OTH
Summary A struggling gay comedy writer in New York City, fresh off a breakup and in the midst of the worst year of his life, returns home to Sacramento to care for his dying mother in this affecting family drama from "Saturday Night Live" writer Chris Kelly.

The duel [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 21:55
by Darcy-Smith, Kieran,
Publisher Lionsgate Premiere, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION DUE
Summary A Texas ranger investigates a series of murders in a small town and uncovers a dark secret about the town's charismatic leader.

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