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Summary: "One of the most personal films by the prolific Hong Kong auteur Johnnie To is a thrilling love letter to both the cinema of Akira Kurosawa and the art and philosophy of judo. Amid the neon-drenched nightclubs and gambling dens of Hong Kong's nocturnal underworld, the fates of three wandering souls--a former judo champion now barely scraping by as an alcoholic bar owner (Louis Koo), a young...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Summary: A young girl, Jinhui was sent to orphanage by her father. After accepting the reality of abandonment, she begins to establish relationships in the orphanage. She realizes that the orphanage cannot offer her the new life she needs.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Jie jie you xian gong si 2011

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

Summary: This take on the traditional wuxia film, set in 9th century China, centers on Nie Yinniang, a young woman who was abducted in childhood from a decorated general and raised by a nun who trained her in the martial arts to be an assassin who is directed to slay corrupt government officials. After 13 years of exile, she is returned to the land of her birth with orders to kill her betrothed...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: Tequila is a die-hard cop who will stop at nothing to avenge his partner's murder, and joins forces with a rebel cop to fight the bad guys.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mei ya lei she ying die you xian gong si [distributor 1990

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

Summary: When a quintet of nasty ninjas, hell-bent on world domination, nearly massacres an entire clan, its lone survivor must take the path of revenge. He meets up with an old master well-versed in the ways of the ninja. Now armed with secret knowledge and newfound friends, he must battle the awesome power of the Five Element Ninjas (gold, wood, fire, water, earth).

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Celestial Pictures 2009

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DV FOREIGN FIV

Guo, Xiaolu

Summary: "A Chinese woman moves to London to start a new life. She knew she would be lonely, adrift in the city, but will her new relationship bring her closer to this land she has chosen, and will their love give her a home? A Lover's Discourse is a love story told through fragments of conversations between the two lovers. Playing with language and the cultural differences that her narrator encounters...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUO

Gus Gus

Contents: Thin ice (8:24) -- Hateful (9:37) -- On the job (10:50) -- Take me baby (feat. Jimi Tenor) (3:58) -- Bremen cowboy (7:51) -- Add this song (11:35).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Kompakt 2009

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC GUS

Summary: Serving countless newlyweds in Hong Kong's go-to one-stop-shop of cheap wedding supplies doesn't exempt Fong from social pressure to marry. Since nodding to Edward's proposal, she has been pushed beyond limits by unaffordable housing, archaic customs, and intrusive in-laws. What befuddles her further is the reappearance of Shuwei, a mainlander she's supposed to be divorced from out of a sham...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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

Summary: Covert security company Vanguard is the last hope of survival for an accountant after he is targeted by the world's deadliest mercenary organization.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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

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

Summary: Po works in his family's noodle shop while dreaming the day away about becoming a Kung Fu master. His dreams soon become reality when he is unexpectedly chosen to join the world of Kung Fu and study along side his idols. Before they know it, the vengeful and treacherous snow leopard Tai Lung is headed their way. It is now up to Po to defend everyone from the oncoming threat.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD KUN

Summary: A historical action war drama based on the founding of the Republic of China, when nationalist forces led by Sun Yat-sen overthrew the last ruling Qing Dynasty, which held unquestioned power and rule for 250 years. From the walls of the Forbidden City to the battlefields of China, no expense was spared in the production and no detail ignored in its quest for historical accuracy. 1911 is a true...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Well Go USA 2011

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

Summary: To earn his place amongst the gods, celestial army commander Jiang Ziya must vanquish a terrifying fox demon threatening the very existence of the mortal realm. After learning the creature's fate is tied to that of a young girl, Jiang Ziya disobeys Heaven's edict and spares the demon, resulting in his banishment to the mortal realm. Ten years later, he is given one more chance to complete the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Go, Gam.

Summary: Most Chinese dictionaries sort by the complexity of the character, that is, by the number of strokes in the character. The unique feature of this dictionary is its arrangement: first by the English word of the character's root or "radical", and then by the number of strokes. This simple rearrangement dramatically narrows your field of search for any given character. This dictionary teaches you...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simplex Publications 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 495.1321 GO

Summary: Based on an inspiring true story, this emotionally powerful crowd-pleaser emerged as one of the year's most talked about independent films. It's the fascinating and epic tale of Li Cunxin, a peasant boy from rural China who beats impossible odds to become a world-renowned ballet dancer. Through breathtaking talent and sheer determination, Li makes his way to the United States, but when he falls...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Mao 2011

Summary: An ex cop and his ex partner decide to follow up on investigation of a series of murders that ended their careers and shamed them, when identical murders begin again.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Well Go USA Entertainment 2015

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

Gao, Wenqian

Contents: Introduction / by Andrew J. Nathan -- The kiss of death -- The making of a revolutionary -- A young communist in Europe -- Building the infrastructure of revolution -- Birds of a different feather -- A rising star -- Trapping the "Chinese Khrushchev" -- "Preparing to take the test" -- "A man of both sides" -- A whirlpool of absurdity -- No exit -- Heir pre-emptive -- Night flight -- Whither...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ZHOU, ENLAI WEN

Gup, Ted.

Summary: During the Great Depression, the impoverished residents of Canton, Ohio were offered ten dollars to pen their tales of woe. Seventy-five years later, author Ted Gup came across these moving stories and made it his goal to chronicle the families' subsequent generations. Here, Gup's sweeping narratives embody the struggles faced by the quintessential American family over the last several decades.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2010

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 977.16 Gup 2010

Gur, Janna.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schocken Books 2007

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 641 GUR

Gut, Corey

Summary: Staying Strong for Smokey is a children's book on Pet Loss. Written by a veterinarian with guidance from an elementary counselor and children's therapist, this book gently introduces the emotionally provocative topic of the death of a family pet in a gentle, non-threatening way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Corey Gut 0000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GUT

Summary: An attractive and successful ophthalmologist quits her job and places a personal ad in the newspaper. She has a specific purpose in her ad - she is looking for marriage. After a series of blind dates with men who are either lonely, desperate, strange, perverted, or all of the above, what she really wants is her mysterious ex-lover to came back to her.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2001

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

Goo Goo Dolls (Musical group)

Summary: This is the last stuio album with George Tutuska on drums. First studio not to have fourteen tracks. (Wikipedia).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros./Metal Blade 1995

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK GOO

Gao, Tony

Summary: 100% Complete Strategy to master The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. --Publisher

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Piggyback Interactive Limited 2017

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Stat Quo

Contents: Intro -- Almost home -- In California -- Stylin -- The wind -- That's me -- The sun -- Pull -- Suckmadick -- Soul clap -- How it goes -- Ballout -- Goham -- One & only son -- In God we trust -- Plenty tears.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Gracie Productions 2009

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Kuo, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The University of Michigan Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.8 KUO

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