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Summary: "A look at the life and work of American filmmaker Robert Altman"--From www.imdb.com.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF ALT

Summary: Keeping one step ahead of their bookie, two L.A. gamblers embark on a winning streak that takes them to Reno, Nevada, where they enter a high-stakes poker game against the legendary Amarillo Slim.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY CAL

Summary: Charismatic but dumb John McCabe arrives in a turn-of-the-century Pacific Northwest town to set up a whorehouse/tavern. Shrewd Mrs. Miller, a professional madam, arrives soon after construction begins. She offers to help McCabe run his business and the whorehouse thrives. McCabe and Mrs. Miller draw closer, despite their conflicting intelligences and philosophies. Soon, however, the mining...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE MCC

Summary: As if the result of some strange mass-media fluke, the popular radio program "A Prairie Home Companion" somehow managed to survive the television age to entertain its audience every Saturday night from the stage of the historic Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minn. Week after week, hangdog host G.K. serves as unflappable emcee to an amiable hodgepodge of radio-friendly acts that include the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY PRA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD P

Summary: A satire on the great American institution of marriage as two families overflowing with lunatics and lechers try to get along for the wedding day but succeed only in exposing each other's secrets and sins.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY WED

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: An enterprising gambler and a bordello madam, both newcomers to the raw Pacific Northwest mining town of Presbyterian Church, join forces to provide the miners with a superior kind of whorehouse experience. The appearance of representatives of a powerful mining company with interests of its own, however, threatens to be the undoing of their plans.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN MCC

Summary: This is a passionate story of an obsessive artist driven by inexorable demons and his alternately devoted and despairing younger brother, who seems unable to live with him or without him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Olive Films 2015

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA VIN

Summary: Jeremiah Johnson: Jeremiah is an American soldier who goes west to escape the Mexican War and becomes a mountain man. He is taken in by an old trapper who teaches him how to survive. After unavoidably violating an Indian burial ground, he loses his new Indian wife and their adopted child to vengeance. A vendetta between him and the Crows ruins his idyllic life as a fur trapper.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2009

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN GRE

Summary: Aging private detective Ira Wells (Carney) teams up with kooky Margo Sterling (Tomlin) to solve the murder of Carney's old detective partner.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY LAT

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2001

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY MAS

Summary: Philip Marlowe is an unromanticized snoop for hire in an unromanticized LA. Working for fifty bucks a day plus expenses, he tries to solve a case the police dismiss as murder/suicide.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM/UA Home Video 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY LON

Summary: Set in the nation's music capital. The film weaves the stories of twenty-four characters; from country star to wannabe to reporter to waitress, into a cinematic tapestry that is equal parts comedy, tragedy, and musical.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY NAS

(Robert Altman Film)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM KAN

Summary: In a dusty, under-populated California resort town, Pinky Rose, a naive and impressionable Southern waif begins her life as a nursing home attendent. There, Pinky finds her role model in fellow nurse Millie, a misguided would-be sophisticate and hopeless devotee of sophisticated ladies magazines. But Pinky's hero-worship evolves into something far stranger and more sinister than could be imagined.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA THR

Summary: During the Korean War, three U.S. Army surgeons defy military authority when they are not performing their duties.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY MAS

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER IMA

Summary: When callous movie studio executive Griffin Mill starts receiving anonymous death threats from a rejected screenwriter, his already shaky career begins to crumble. Finally, his desperation drives him to kill--but did he rub out the wrong writer? Relentlessly hounded by a street-wise detective, Griffin falls recklessly in love with the dead man's girlfriend. Then the mysterious threats begin again.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Video 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY PLA

Summary: Olive Oyl, Wimpy, Bluto and others join Popeye in his adventures in the harbor town of Sweethaven.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY POP

Summary: Set at the country estate of Sir William McCordle in 1932, shows the lives of upstairs guests and downstairs servants at a hunting party weekend when one of the group is murdered.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA GOS

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD GOS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GOS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GOS RATED R

Summary: Nashville interweaves the stories of 24 characters over 5 days during a political rally in the capital of country music.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF NAS

Summary: Portrays a disgraced President Richard Nixon recording memoirs in an attempt to defend himself and his political legacy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SEC

Summary: While helicopters overhead spray against a Medfly infestation, a group of peoples' lives in Los Angeles intersect, some casually, some to more lasting effect. While they go out to concerts and jazz clubs and even have their pools cleaned, these same folks also lie, drink, and cheat. Death itself seems never to be far away. A look at human life and American culture with over 20 lives interweaving.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2004

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SHO

Summary: During the 1988 presidential campaign, Democratic hopefuls spiritedly canvass the country, jostle for their party's nomination and the honor of opposing Republican Vice President George Bush. Then Senator Jack Tanner suddenly emerges from the shadows of a lengthy political hiatus to challenge candidates such as Al Gore, Jesse Jackson, Gary Hart, and Michael Dukakis. Tanner is a fictitious...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY TAN