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Summary: Emily Springer is disappointed in her daughter, Heather, won't make the cross-country trip from Harvard to visit at Christmas. Emily decides to surprise Heather and trades houses with Charles Brewster, a college professor. Emily is the one who is surprised when she finds out her daughter left for Florida with her boyfriend and has only Charles' brother for company. In this holiday tale about...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Gaiam 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: DVD Holiday T

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

Summary: Two convicts, one white and one black, never give up the dream of freedom, and together they turn hope and friendship into an uplifting bond no prison can ever take away.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Summary: Webb stumbles onto a story which leads to the shady origins of the men who started the crack epidemic on the nation's streets, and further alleges that the CIA was aware of major dealers who were smuggling cocaine into the U.S., and using the profits to arm rebels fighting in Nicaragua. Despite warnings from drug kingpins and CIA operatives to stop his investigation, Webb keeps digging to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TCFF Ki

Summary: Andy is falsely convicted of his wife's murder and sentenced to the toughest prison in the Northeast. Nominated for 7 Academy Awards, based on a short story by Stephen King.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: This drama set in antebellum New Orleans stars Vanessa Williams as Henriette Delille, the first African-American canonized by the Vatican. A mixed-race woman who repudiates the hypocrisy of race, class and convention, Henriette chooses to accept a divine calling to help the downtrodden by founding a combination medical treatment center and school for the French community's black population....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Media Ventures 2000

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Summary: Trading Christmas: Emily Springer is disappointed in her daughter, Heather, won't make the cross-country trip from Harvard to visit at Christmas. Emily decides to surprise Heather and trades houses with Charles Brewster, a college professor. Emily is the one who is surprised when she finds out her daughter left for Florida with her boyfriend and has only Charles' brother for company. In this...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: ""Red" Redding is a lifer who knows the ropes at Maine's Shawshank State Prison. New inmate Andy Dufresne is a quiet banker, unjustly convicted of murder. Andy's indomitable will earns Red's friendship and his resourcefulness brings hope and change to the entire prison. Andy is full of surprises-- and he saves his best for last." -from container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Shawshank 2007

Summary: Dave Spritz is a local weatherman in his home town of Chicago. His career is going well, but his personal life is spiraling downward. His relationship with his perfectionist writer father, his neurotic ex-wife, and his now-separated children have him feeling that his life is out of control. Despite being both loathed and loved by the local masses, Dave is a guy who just doesn't seem to have it...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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