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Thomas, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Merrell 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.54 THO

Summary: From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home. Now, the universe's most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter, and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with DNA from other species. When a young boy accidentally triggers their return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled science teacher can prevent...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2018

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

Childers, Ambyr

Summary: When an artificial robot at a resort where customers live out their fantasies becomes self-aware and escapes, she is caught between the owner of the resort and a cop who is trying to shut down the resort.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Cusack, John

Summary: A former race car driver is kidnapped by a thief and is forced to be the wheel-man for a crime that puts them both in harms way.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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Summary: A top-secret robotic dog connects with a kind-hearted outsider, Miles, while on the run from the scientists who created him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Global Road Entertainment 2018

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

Summary: A thriller set two hundred years in the future, after mankind has colonized the solar system. A hardened detective and a rogue ship's captain come together for what starts as the case of a missing young woman and evolves into a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV EXP

Summary: Christina and her party-hopping pals are three sexy singles who love the night life. At the city's most exclusive dance club, Christina unexpectedly meets Peter, her perfect match. Discovering the next morning that he's left town, Christina and her friend Courtney set out on a wild road trip to find him. But the road to Mr. Right is paved with seductive surprises and hilarious misadventures.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Pictures 1900

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Sweetest 2002

Summary: The harrowing true story of the crew of the USS Indianapolis, who were stranded in the Philippine Sea for five days after delivering the atomic weapons that would eventually end WWII. As they awaited rescue, they endured extreme thirst, hunger, and relentless shark attacks.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Summary: When Dave Drayton notices a strange mist on the lake, he does not think much of it. Later, when his son, Billy, his neighbor Brent Norton, and he travel to the grocery store, strange things begin to happen. On their way to the market, they see the army, the local firefighters, and the police heading toward the mist. When he sees this, Brent mentions something about "Project Arrowhead," a secret...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Genius Products 2008

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR MIS

Summary: Deeply affected by the indiscriminate killing he witnesses as a white police officer in South Africa, Andres Stander turns his back on the law, becoming one of South Africa's most notorious bank robbers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2005

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE STA

Summary: One of the earliest and best-loved films of this period in his career, which balances a realistic depiction of tormented romance with staging that remains true to the director's roots in experimental theater. This unforgettable, unforgiving dissection of the imbalanced relationship between a haughty fashion designer and a beautiful but icy ingenue, based, in a sly gender reversal, on the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Summary: Looking for any way to get away from the life and town he was born into, Tripp, a high school senior, builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. After an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site displaces a strange and subterranean creature with a taste and a talent for speed, Tripp may have just found the key to getting out of town and a most unlikely friend.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MON RATED PG

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Lanier, Shannon.

Summary: Depicts the descendents of Thomas Jefferson and wife Martha, and also those of his relationship with slave Sally Hemings, with whom he had seven children. Ages 11 and older.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 LAN

Mayer, Jane.

Summary: A look at the confirmation process for Clarence Thomas' appointment to the Supreme Court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 347.73 MAY

Summary: Walter Vale is a widower who teaches economics at a Connecticut university. He lives alone and is no longer motivated by his work. In New York to present a paper at a conference, he goes to the apartment that he has not visited in some time, but has kept since his wife was alive, only to discover a young couple living there. Despite their great cultural differences, Walter befriends Tarek, a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Visitor 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD VIS RATED PG-13

Dillenberger, Jane

Summary: "The first critical examination of Picasso's use of religious imagery and the religious import of many of his works with secular subject matter. Though Picasso was an avowed aetheist, his work employs themes of spirituality -- and, often, traditional religious iconography. In five engagingly written, accessible chapters, the authors address Picasso's cryptic 1930 painting of the Crucifixion;...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of California Press 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 702 DIL

Summary: Walter Vale is a widower who teaches economics at a Connecticut university. In New York to present a paper at a conference, he goes to the apartment that he has not visited in some time, only to discover a young couple living there. Despite their great cultural differences, Walter befriends them. One day, when returning from Central Park with Walter, Tarek is arrested for jumping a stuck subway...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment 2008

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

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

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

Summary: Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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

Summary: The policy of "extraordinary rendition" began under the Clinton administration and accelerated after September 11, 2001. The policy allows for the handing over of suspected terrorists to countries that use torture as an interrogation tool. Anwar El-Ibrahimi is an Egyptian-born man who disappears on a flight from Africa to Washington, DC. He is sent to a North African country where torture is...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Entertainment 2008

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

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

Summary: Includes seven original Christmas classics, such as Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer; Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town; Frosty the Snowman; and others.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Classic Media 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD ORI RATED G

Contents: Wayfaring pilgrim / Ola Belle Reed (4:29) -- Free a little bird / Bascom Lamar Lunsford (2:42) -- Cripple creek / Mike Seeger with Etta Baker (1:54) -- Cindy / George Pegram and Red Parham (1:55) -- And am I born to die / Doc Watson and Gaither Carlton (3:30) -- Poor soldier / Ginny Hawker (2:45) -- Wild rose of the mountain / J.P. Fraley (2:11) -- Times are not what they used to be / Ginny...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rounder Records 2004

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