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Kamikaze girls [DVD videorecording] = Shimotsuma monogatari

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Nakashima, Tetsuya, 1959-
Publisher Viz Media, c2005.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (approx. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (13 p. ; 18 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JPN KAM
Summary "Kamikaze girls depicts the unusual friendship between a bored girl stuck in rural Japan who fantasizes about 18th century France and a spunky biker girl."--booklet.

My wife's murder [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Philip, Jijy.
Publisher Eros Entertainment, 2005.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND MY
Summary A portrayal of an over-stressed professional trapped in a bad marriage. He is on the run, with his two children, being hunted by a sadistic cop.

Marriage Italian style [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Levine, Joseph E.
Publisher New Star Video [distributor], c2005.
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA MAR
Summary "Filumena (Sophia Loren) was working in a brothel when she first met Domenico (Marcello Mastroianni), and has been his mistress ever since. Upon hearing that he plans to marry a much younger woman, Filumena devises a brillant scheme to convince him that it is her that he should be marrying"--Container.

Divorce Italian style [DVD videorecording] = Divorzio all'italiana

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Germi, Pietro, 1914-1974.
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2005.
Widescreen format (1.85:1).
2 videodiscs (104 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (28 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA DIV
Summary A married man fall who has fallen in love with a younger woman hatches an elaborate scheme to kill his wife.

Le samouraï [DVD videorecording] = The samurai

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Melville, Jean-Pierre, 1917-1973.
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2005.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE SAM
Summary Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nighclub owner, he finds himself confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy employer, both of whom are determined to put an end to the career criminal.

Debt collector [DVD videorecording] = Komornik

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Falk, Feliks.
Publisher MGE, 2005.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL DEB
Summary The film concerns a hard-nosed debt collector, Lucek, who mercilessly repossesses anything from difib machines from hospitals to a statue of the Virgin Mary, without remorse. But things invariably start to unravel for Lucek & an 'epiphany' turns him into a human being, despite everyone's doubts.

Ran [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2005.
Special ed., widescreen version.
2 videodiscs (160 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (27 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP RAN
Summary An aging warlord decides to split his kingdom between his three sons, who will live in three separate castles. The two eldest sons are quite happy, but the youngest thinks his father has gone mad, and predicts that it won't be long until the two older brothers are fighting with each other.

Ugetsu [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Mizoguchi, Kenji, 1898-1956.
Publisher Criterion Collection, 2005.
Special ed., Standard version.
2 videodiscs (97 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (69 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP UGE
Summary Set in 16th century Japan, a period of bloody civil war, the film is rooted in the postwar psyche of 1950s Japan. It focuses on an ambitious potter haunted by a beautiful ghost and a farmer who dreams of becoming a samurai.

La Bohème [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Publisher Kultur, [2005]
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA BOH
Summary Puccini's tragic love story is set in the Latin Quarter of Paris among the bohemian students whose hectic gaiety only partially masks the despair and pain that threaten their lives. It remains one of the most popular of all operas with its stark contrasts of lively humour and poignant tragedy.

Aviya's summer [DVD videorecording] = ha-Ḳayits shel Aviyah

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Cohen, Eli, 1940-
Publisher Distributed by Sisu Home Entertainment, [2005]
1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR AVI
Summary Presents Gila Almagor's autobiographical film about a Holocaust survivor who immigrates with her daughter to the newly founded Israeli state. Aviya is a spunky 10 old year girl who, like her mother, is a survivor in the face of persecution.

Man who copied [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Furtado, Jorge, 1959-
Publisher TLA Releasing ; Columbia TriStar International [distributor], [2005], p2003.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POR MAN
Summary Photocopier operator André is attracted to Silvia, his neighbor, whom he likes to watch with a telescope. Following her, he discovers that Sylvia works at an expensive shop. When André falls in love with Sylvia, he puts his photocopier to another use and prints money for himself so he can afford to go and shop at her store.

The 3 Marias [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Abranches, Aluisio, 1961-
Publisher Empire Pictures, [2005].
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POR THR
Summary A woman calls upon her three daughters to avenge the brutal killings of their two brothers and father by the mother's former fiancé.

Vinci [videorecording].

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Machulski, Juliusz.
Publisher ITI Home Video, 2005.
1 videodisc (DVD) (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL VIN

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

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
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?

Facing windows [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
by Özpetek, Ferzan.
Publisher Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004]
Widescreen ver.
1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA FAC
Summary Giovanna is a young working-class wife and mother, who has no time for the senile elderly man her husband has rescued from the streets. But as she uncovers the stranger's secrets, it unlocks a freedom within her heart she never expected; a freedom that will lead her to the arm of a neighbor she secretly adores, and to fulfillment her husband and family cannot provide.

Nói [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
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.

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

Foreign Films - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
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, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
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, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
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, 08/05/2017 - 18:29
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

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