Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Summary: Three couples representing different generations come together in unexpected and surprising ways.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: The story of a master chef and his three adult daughters, all of whom are seeking love and happiness in different ways.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN YIN

Shakespeare, William

Summary: Romeo and Juliet is William Shakespeare's classic tragedy about a pair of star-crossed lovers whose romance is complicated by the mutual hatred of their families for one another. Written in the 1590s, it was, and continues to be, one of Shakespeare's most popular plays. Over the centuries, its characters have become iconic embodiments of idealized youthful love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fall River Press 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 822.3 SHA

Summary: Winfried doesn't see much of his working daughter Ines. He pays her a surprise visit in Bucharest, where she's busy as a corporate strategist. The geographical change doesn't help them to see more eye to eye. Practical joker Winfried annoys his daughter with corny pranks and jabs at her routine lifestyle of meetings and paperwork. Father and daughter reach an impasse, and Winfried agrees to go...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FOREIGN TON

Summary: Based on the 18th century novel by Samuel Richardson, this is the original tale of fatal attraction and dangerous liasons. A wealthy young heiress, famed for her virtue, is sought by a man wishing to seduce her and destroy her reputation. For the first time in his life he becomes genuinely infatuated with his prey, and sows the seeds of his own fate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Shakespeare, William

Summary: Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spark Pub. 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 822.33 Shakespeare

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 822.33 SHA

Summary: From the author of Awakenings comes a heartwarming tale of a father and son, who find a connection through the music that embodied the generation gap of the 1960s. An unforgettable soundtrack features the Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Crosby Stills and Nash, and many more.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate Films 2011

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Wilson, August

Summary: The protagonist of Fences (part of Wilsons ten-part Pittsburgh Cycle plays), Troy Maxson, is a strong man, a hard man. He has had to be to survive. Troy Maxson has gone through life in an America where to be proud and black is to face pressures that could crush a man, body and soul. But the 1950s are yielding to the new spirit of liberation in the 1960s, a spirit that is changing the world Troy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 812 WIL

Summary: Based on the 18th century novel by Samuel Richardson, this is the original tale of fatal attraction and dangerous liasons. A wealthy young heiress, famed for her virtue, is sought by a man wishing to seduce her and destroy her reputation. For the first time in his life he becomes genuinely infatuated with his prey, and sows the seeds of his own fate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: "Now a college sophomore, Alex falls in love with Ellen, a girl who's his total opposite. And Mallory falls for Nick, a junkyard sculptor who's her intellectual equal! But it's young Jennifer who feels off-balance, as she grows closer to mom Elyse but more distant from dad Steven now that she's becoming a teenager. But even with their older kids changing, and as baby Andrew's diapers still need...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Fa 4

Summary: The heart of this television series is the generation gap between former hippie parents and their square offspring. This season highlights the culture gap between Steven and Elyse Keaton and their three children: staunchly Republican Alex, fashion-mad Mallory and precocious Jennifer, as they tackle pre-marital sex, women's rights, and alcoholism.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Fa 7

Summary: The classic American sitcom chronicling the everyday lives of the Keaton family as they raise their children in the Ronald Reagan era 1980s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Fa 7

Summary: Ex-hippies Steven and Elyse are trying to raise their Young Republican son Alex, shallow daughter Mallory, and tomboy daughter Jennifer in Reagan-era America. In this season, Elyse tells Steven she is pregnant, and the family suffers through food cravings, Lamaze classes, and Elyse going into labor on television during Pledge Week. Plus, Alex starts college, Mallory gets a job she is actually...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Fa 3

Summary: The small town of Pacashau, Georgia, has fallen on hard times, but the people are counting on the Divinity Church Choir to lift their spirits by winning the National Joyful Noise Competition. The discord between its two leading ladies threatens to tear them apart. Their newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill, stubbornly wants to stick with their tried-and-true traditional style, G.G. Sparrow...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: The Harunos are a rather unconventional, but happy and loving family. Eight-year-old Sachiko is bothered by her own giant-sized double, who hangs around sitting on buildings staring at her. Her older brother, Hajime, privately wrestles with raging hormones and a love-struck crush on a pretty new classmate. Mom struggles to come out of retirement as an animator and Dad is a professional...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Pictures 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN TAS

Summary: In Ozu's first color film, a stubborn businessman, who disapproves of his daughter's fiance, must learn to embrace modern romance.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN EQU