New Feature Film DVDs

Captain Underpants: the first epic movie [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 15:39
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 XX(1631560.1)
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.

Empire. The complete third season [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 15:39
by Howard, Terrence,
Publisher 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
5 videodiscs (approximately 792 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1640544.3)
Summary Empire returns for a third season, with its hottest music and most tantalizing storylines yet. While Lucious launches Empire's music streaming division, his half-brother Tariq launches a murder investigation of Lucious. And as Cookie's romance with Angelo Dubois heats up, so does Angelo's campaign for mayor. The Lyon brothers face troubles from the heats up, so does Angelo's campaign for mayor.

Germans & Jews [videorecording].

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 15:39
Publisher First Run Features, 2017.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (ca. 76 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1639323.1)
Summary Through personal stories, the documentary explores Germany's transformation as a society, from silence about the Holocaust to facing it head on. Unexpectedly, a nuanced story of reconciliation emerges. What began as a private conversation between the two filmmakers and friends, Tal Recanati (Jewish) and Janina Quint (non-Jewish German), grew into a cultural exchange among many and we realize that the two people are inextricably linked through the memory of the Holocaust.

It comes at night [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 15:39
by Shults, Trey Edwards,
Publisher Lionsgate, [2017]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 92 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1631252.3)
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, 09/09/2017 - 15:39
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 XX(1631255.2)
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.

This is us. The complete first season [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 15:39
by Fogelman, Dan,
Publisher Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Widescreen.
5 videodiscs (approximately 775 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1640214.3)
Summary Centered on characters who share the same birthday, the story follows several decades in the lives of Jack and Rebecca Pearson. As the plot unfolds, it traverses numerous timelines, and intertwines the stories of people whose lives connect in unexpected ways. Filled with memorable performances from its acclaimed cast, it is a smart, poignant dramedy.

Ghostbusters [DVD videorecording]

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 09:35
by Feig, Paul,
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (approximately 117 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number COMEDY GHO
Summary Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.

Maya Angelou [DVD videorecording] : And Still I Rise

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 09:35
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.

The infiltrator [DVD videorecording]

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 09:35
by Furman, Brad,
Publisher Broad Green Pictures, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (127 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA INF
Summary A U.S. Customs official uncovers a money laundering scheme involving Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar.

The legend of Tarzan [DVD videorecording]

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 09:35
by Weintraub, Jerry,
Publisher Warner Home Video, [2016]
Rental
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number ACTION LEG
Summary It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom. But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash.

Jack Reacher. Never go back [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 21:28
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]

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 21:28
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.

Diary of a chambermaidJournal [DVD videorecording] = d'une femme de chambre

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 03:24
by Jacquot, Benoît, 1947-
Publisher Cohen Media Group, [2016] Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE DIA
Summary Resentful young Parisian chambermaid Celestine finds herself exiled to a position in the provinces where she must humbly submit to the iron rules and pettiness of her high-handed bourgeois mistress while rebuffing the groping advances of Monsieur and contending with her fascination with the brooding gardener, Joseph.

Horns [DVD videorecording]

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 03:24
by Aja, Alexandre, 1978-
Publisher Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2015]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number HORROR HOR
Summary A supernatural thriller driven by fantasy, mystery, and romance follows Ig Perrish, the number one suspect in the murder of his girlfriend, Merrin. Hung over from a night of hard drinking, Ig awakens one morning to find horns growing from his head and soon realizes their power drives people to confess their sins and give in to their most selfish and unspeakable impulses - an effective tool in his quest to discover what happened to his girlfriend and exact revenge on her killer.

All Eyez on Me [videorecording].

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 06:13
by Shipp Jr, Demetrius
Publisher Lionsgate, 2017.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (ca. 140 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1634765.1)
Summary Chronicles the life and legacy of Tupac Shakur, including his rise to superstardom as a hip-hop artist, actor, poet and activist, as well as his imprisonment and prolific, controversial time at Death Row Records. Against insurmountable odds, Shakur rose to become a cultural icon whose career and persona both continue to grow long after his passing.

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion [videorecording].

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 06:13
by Prabhas,
Publisher Viva Entertainment, Llc, 2017.
1 videodisc (ca. 167 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1627858.1)
Summary The long-awaited sequel to Baahubali: The Beginning, one of the top-grossing Indian epic historical fantasy films of all-time, the conclusion picks up again with our hero Shivudu, as he comes to terms with his legacy and the responsibility placed on him by this knowledge. Shivudu's quest aims to find the answer to the question that has been plaguing fans of the franchise for years: why did Kattappa kill Baahubali?. "Here, once again, is thunderous spectacle unlikely to be surpassed in several summers, and clinching proof of writer-director SS Rajamouli's postion amoung world cinema's boldest imagemakers."--Guardian

Monster Island [videorecording].

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 06:13
by Hardingham, Fiona
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2017.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (ca. 80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FAMILY MON
Summary When Lucas finds out he is not really a human, but actually a monster, the news changes his whole world! Embarking on a quest to discover his real roots, Lucas will undergo a journey he will never forget.

Real Story, The: Platoon [videorecording].

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 06:13
Publisher Smithsonian Channel, 2017.
1 videodisc (ca. 46 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number XX(1639331.1)
Summary Oliver Stone's Oscar-winning film Platoon brought the true horror of the Vietnam War to the big screen. Based on Stone's own experiences as a soldier in the conflict, the film captivated millions of viewers all over the world. But how much of the film was real and how much was Hollywood fiction? To reveal the real story, scenes are recreated; a radio transmission from the battle that inspired the movie's climax is uncovered, and Oliver Stone and cast member Willem Dafoe are interviewed.

Fathers and daughters [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/03/2017 - 03:08
by Muccino, Gabriele,
Publisher Vertical, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (116 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA FAT
Summary A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forget connections of her own.

Guernica [DVD videorecording]

Sun, 09/03/2017 - 03:08
by Alba, Jose,
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number DRAMA GUE
Summary Spain 1937: An American journalist and a press-office censor form a secret alliance days before a bombing that sets the stage for WWII.

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