Foreign Films

Doctor Who. An unearthly child [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Hussein, Waris, 1938-
Publisher BBC Video ; Warner Home Video, [2006]
1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI DOC
Summary Susan Foreman is a mystery to teachers. Their curiosity leads them to follow her home one night, only to find that her home appears to be a deserted junkyard. In the junkyard, they discover an old police box, and a strange old man.

Running on karma [DVD videorecording] = Da zhi lao

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by To, Johnny.
Publisher Tai Seng Entertainment [distributor], c2006.
Special ed., widescreen version.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN CHI RUN
Summary Biggie has the special gift of seeing into people's past lives. He used to be a Buddhist monk until he left the monastery following his childhood friend's brutal murder. He meets rookie cop Yee and uses his gift to help her track down his friend's murderer.

To the left of the father [DVD videorecording] = Lavour arcaica

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Carvalho, Luiz Fernando.
Publisher Kino International, [2006]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (172 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POR TO
Summary Focuses on the relationship between a young man, André, and his religious but caring family. After running away from his Lebanese-Brazilian abode, André has to confront Pedro, the older brother determined to convince him to return to the protective care of his parents. Torn apart by an unresolved incestuous past with his younger sister, Ana, Pedro has to choose between a life of utopian freedom, removed from all past connections, or re-engagement with strict patriarchal norms by returning to his religious family.

Nineteen hundred [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bertolucci, Bernardo
Publisher Paramount Pictures, c2006.
Two-disc collector's ed.
2 videodiscs (315 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA NIN
Summary Two boys are born in Parma, Italy on the day of composer Giuseppe Verdi's death in 1901. Alfredo Berlinghieri is the son of a wealthy landowner and Olmo Dalco is the son of a poverty-stricken peasant who becomes a communist and labor organizer. Though the boys are childhood friends, they increasingly come into conflict as adults as Alfredo panders to the increasingly powerful fascists while Olmo fights relentlessly against Mussolini's followers.

Crazy stone (DVD) [videorecording].

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Tao, Guo.
Publisher Intercontinental Video Limited, 2006.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN CHI CRA
Summary China's answer to Ocean's Eleven: a group of bumbling thieves, the mob, and a mischievous security guard are all intent on getting their hands on a precious jewel. A fast-paced, wise-cracking caper comedy.

Pot͡seluĭ babochki [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bezrukov, Sergeĭ, 1973-
Publisher Telekanal "Rossii͡a" : T͡sentral Partnership : Distributed by DVD Russ LLC, c2006.
1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN RUS POT
Summary A young and wealthy industrial espionage specialist Nikolai Orlanov lives carelessly until the moment when he gets involved with a Chinese girl who is connected to the Chinese mafia.

Triumph of the will [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Riefenstahl, Leni.
Publisher Synapse Films, c2006.
Special ed.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER TRI
Summary A pictorial record of the sixth Nazi congress at Nuremberg, and a controversial propaganda film on Nazi Germany. Shows troops of Hitler youth at play, ranks of laborers, parades of storm troopers, close-ups of Hitler, etc., creating a mystical, primitive union between the dictator and his followers and exalting Nazi unity in Germany. Records major policy speeches by Goebbels, Goering, Streicher, Himmler and Hess.

Bab El-Oued City [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Allouache, Merzak.
Publisher Facets Video, 2006.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR BAB
Summary Bab el-Oued is a working class district of Algiers. A young worker commits an act which puts the entire district in turmoil.

Eternity and a day [DVD videorecording] = Mia aiōniotēta kai mia mera

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Angelopoulos, Thodōros, 1935-2012.
Publisher New Yorker Video, [2006]
1 videodisc (ca. 130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR ETE
Summary A famous writer is told he has only a few days to live. He meets a young boy on the street, an illegal immigrant from Albania, and decides to take him back home. During the trip, the writer hopes to learn about life and death.

Lady vengeance [DVD videorecording] = Chinjeolhan geumjassi

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Pak, Ch'an-uk, 1963-
Publisher Tartan Video USA, 2006.
Widescreen presentation.
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR LAD
Summary After being wrongfully convicted of a crime, a young woman is imprisoned for 13 years and forced to give up her daughter. Upon her release, she sets in motion an elaborate plan of retribution, but does not know what is in store.

Soundless [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Yapo, Mennan.
Publisher Koch Lorber Films, [2006]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (ca. 96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4/ 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER SOU
Summary Viktor is a professional hit man, but when bizarre circumstances lead him to cross paths with a mysterious woman, he decides to risk everything for love. Now as the police close in on him, only the most daring plan will allow for their escape.

Bhoot unkle [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Sehgulzs, Sumiet.
Publisher Madhu Entertainment & Media ; [Distributed] by Bhavana Indo U.S.A. Corp., [2006]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND BHO
Summary After encountering the ghost of a man called Bhoot Unkle, twelve-year-old orphan Shyam develops supernatural powers that he must use to save his home town from danger.

Golmaal [DVD videorecording] = Fun unlimited

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Devgan, Ajay.
Publisher Venus Records & Tapes : marketed in the United States by Rainbow Films USA, 2006.
[Widescreen version].
1 videodisc (147 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND GOL
Summary Four good-for-nothing young men get thrown out by a gullible friend, chased by a tough guy, and fall in love with the same pretty girl.

Lage raho munna bhai [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Chopra, Vidhu Vinod.
Publisher Eros International Ltd. ; [distributed by] Eros Entertainment, 2006.
Special ed., widescreen version.
2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND LAG
Summary The story revolves around the character of Munnabhai, who learns more about the life of Mahatma Gandhi and tries to apply the latter's concept of Satyagraha to modern life.

Zinda [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Dutt, Sanjay.
Publisher Eros International, 2006.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (129 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND ZIN
Summary Zinda is a film about a man's quest for freedom and survival.

Pyare Mohan [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Kumar, Indra.
Publisher Eros International, c2006.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (131 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND PYA
Summary An inseparable duo, blind Pyare and deaf Mohan, rely on each other to combat the comedic situations in which they find themselves. The only thing missing in their lives is love, until they meet Preeti and Priya. As they fight to win the girls' love, they find themselves also fighting for their lives.

Pyaar ke [DVD videorecording] = Side/effects

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Chaudhary, Saket.
Publisher Eros Entertainment c2006.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND PYA
Summary A modern romantic comedy. Sid, a DJ, isn't ready to wed, but Trisha proposes to change their long term relationship to marriage. " Proffering a refreshingly realistic take on the pitfalls of contemporary relationships, Pyar Ke--Side Effects captures the essence of modern life and love." - BBCi.

Corporate [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bhandarkar, Madhur.
Publisher V One Entertainment ; Rainbow Films USA, c2006.
2 videodiscs (ca. 142 min., ca. 2 hr. 19 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND COR
Summary Corporate: Entrepreneurial rivalry, greed, and boundless ambition lead to tragic results in the new international corporate world. Page 3: A young woman working as a journalist on the celebrity beat sees the glamour and suffering of life in modern Mumbai.

Gangster [DVD videorecording] : a love story

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bhatt, Mahesh, 1948-
Publisher Adlabs Films Limited ; [Distributed by] Adlabs Films USA, c2006.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND GAN
Summary A young woman falls in love with a singer and tries to reform from a sordid past, but her former gangster boyfriend returns to disrupt her new life.

Krrish [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bhaumika, Śacīna.
Publisher Adlabs Films Limited ; Adlabs Films USA, c2006.
Collector's ed., widescreen version.
2 videodiscs (175 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND KRR
Summary Krishna is a boy with magical powers. He becomes entranced by a pretty girl, Priya, but Priya and her friend have hatched a plot to use Krishna's powers for personal gain.

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