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Summary: A miracle pill that supposedly will cure all viral infectious diseases turns most of humanity into Zombies. The few survivors in a small Texas town barricade themselves into an abandoned building. It soon becomes clear that the survivors can be split into two camps: Bible-thumpers and queer folk.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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2 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD
1 available in Top Shelf DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR

Summary: The development of the arts in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern era is an astonishing record of cultural achievement, from the breathtaking architecture of Gothic cathedrals to the daring visual experiments of the Cubist painters. We all have our favorite artists, periods, or styles from this immensely rich tradition, but how many of us truly know the full sweep of European art? How...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 HIS
Call number: DVD 709 HIS

Summary: "Experience fifteen years in the life of seminal British artist Ralph Steadman, whose surreal, often confrontational artwork is frequently associated with Gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2014

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FOR

Bell, William

Contents: The three of me -- The house always wins -- Poison in the well -- I will take care of you -- Born under a bad sign -- All your stories -- Walking on a tightrope -- This is where I live -- More rooms -- All the things you can't remember -- Mississippi-Arkansas Bridge -- People want to go home.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES BEL

Summary: Combines elements of analysis, history, biography, performance, and the personal passions of six presenters to tell the stories behind the stories of six Shakespeare plays. Includes interviews with actors, directors, and scholars; visits to key locations; clips from celebrated film and television adaptations; and illustrative excerpts from performances staged at Shakespeare's Globe in London...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2018

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV SHA

Bell, William.

Contents: I forgot to be your lover (2:18) -- Private number (2:40) -- Born under a bad sign (3:12) -- My kind of girl (2:27) -- Lonely soldier (3:56) -- Save us (3:17) -- A penny for your thoughts (3:07) -- My baby specializes (2:46) -- My whole world is falling down (3:10) -- All for the love of a woman (3:12) -- 'Til my back ain't got no bone (4:19) -- I'll be home (3:39) -- A smile can't hide (A...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Stax 1988

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES Bell

Summary: Show Boat: When Julie La Verne and her husband Steve Baker are forced to leave the showboat Cotton Blossom, they are replaced by the Captain's daughter, Magnolia, and Gaylord Ravenal, a notorious gambler. Magnolia and Ravenal fall in love, marry, leave the boat and move to Chicago. They live off Ravenal's earnings from gambling. After they go broke, Gaylord feels guilty and leaves Magnolia, not...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2009

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Summary: Infused with spirituals, folk songs, blues, and jazz, Hallelujah follows the fortunes of Zeke, a poor cotton farmer. Love, loss, passion, redemption, make this cinematic milestone the first all-black feature from a major studio.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS HAL

Willis, Kelly.

Contents: Nobody wants to go to the moon anymore -- Sweet little one -- Don't know why -- Teddy boys -- Losing you -- Too much to lose -- The more that I'm around you -- Sweet sundown -- Success -- Stone's throw away -- I must be lucky -- Translated from love.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rykodisc 2007

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY WIL

Willis, Kelly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY WIL

Willis, Kelly

Contents: Back being blue -- Only you -- Fool's paradis -- Modern world -- Freewheeling -- Afternoon's gone blind -- What th heart doesn't know -- I'm a lover (not a fighter) -- We'll do it for love next time -- Don't step away.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Premium Records 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY WIL

Summary: An aging criminal is released from prison and decides to assemble the old gang to go on one last perfect heist.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2004

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

Contents: Somewhere (Earl Hines) (3:10) -- Miss D.D. (Mary Lou Williams) (4:22) -- Take the A train (Duke Ellington) (2:19) -- Willie "The Lion" Smith speaks (:20) -- Contrary motion (Willie "The Lion" Smith) (2:40) -- Bluesette (Charles Bell) (3:05) -- Biddy's beat (Billy Taylor) (5:08) -- Sweet Lorraine (Earl Hines and Billy Taylor) (5:22) -- House of lords (Earl Hines and Duke Ellington) (5:32) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ JAZ

Summary: The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Summary: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Summary: FBI agent Paul Smecker (Dafoe) is on the trail of two vigilante brothers (Flanery and Reedus) whose spiritual sense of right and wrong has turned Boston's streets red with blood. The victims: villains and mob bosses whom the authorities have been powerless to stop. Now, Smecker finds himself torn between whether he should catch the killers ... or join them.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

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

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

Contents: Pass around the bottle (Ernest Stoneman) -- Lorena (Blue Ridge Mountain Singers) -- Johnson boy (Grant Brothers & their Music) -- Dixie (Red Mountain Trio) -- The faded coat of blue (Buell Kazee) -- He is coming to us dead (G.B. Grayson, fiddle, vocals ; Henry Whitter, guitar) -- Sweet bunch of violets (Ernest Stoneman) -- In those cruel slavery days (Ward & Winfield) -- The year of Jubilo...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK BUS

Storrer, William Alli

Summary: At the celebration dinner for the completion of the manuscript for The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright: A Complete Catalog, dean of architectural historians Henry-Russell Hitchcock pointedly told me that Frank Lloyd Wright would drive him through the streets of Evanston, River Forest and Oak Park, and Hyde Park, and would point to a building and often say, "I did that, but nobody will ever...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Winewright Media 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 720.92 STO

Contents: Train I ride (Omar Coleman ; tribute to Junior Wells) (4:06) -- One day you're gonna get lucky (Lurrie Bell & The Bell Dynasty ; tribute to Carey Bell) (3:31) -- All for business (Linsey Alexander & Billy Flynn ; tribute to Jimmy Hawkins) (6:06) -- Riverboat (Demetria Taylor ; tribute to Big Time Sarah) (4:36) -- She left me a mule to ride (Jimmy Burns ; tribute to Big Joe Williams) (2:45) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Delmark 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES TRI

Summary: A truly inspiring story of one ordinary family's extraordinary journey. An orphaned boy named Tomas is adopted by Maire O'Donnell to live on a whimsical Irish isle filled with new friends, secret caves and a lost baby pup seal stranded on the coast. But when Maire's reluctant husband Alec refuses to accept Tomas as his own son, the boy drifts down a fateful path of adventure and self-discovery,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox 2011

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE SHI

Summary: The Hollow crown: "New adaptations of Shakespeare's tetralogy of history plays comprising the 'Henriad' for the BBC's 2012 Cultural Olympiad: King Richard II; King Henry IV, Part 1; King Henry IV, Part 2; King Henry V. The plays chronicle a continuous period in British history from the end of the 14th century to the aftermath of the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. Together, the plays comprise a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Summary: Macbeth is the chef in a 3-star restaurant; Beatrice and Benedict are rival co-anchors; Titania and Bottom carouse in a tawdry theme resort; and Petruchio sets out to tame the conservative Kate in a politically incorrect marriage of convenience.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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Summary: The fabled Forsyte family saga continues. Fluer, the daughter of Soames and Annette, and Jon, the son of Irene and Jolyon, meet by chance as youngsters. A decade later, they meet again and fall instantly - and disasterously - in love. This era in the saga of the privileged Forsytes unfolds amid the gaiety and social upheaval of the 1920's, the dawn of the modern age.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2004

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV FOR

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