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Summary: Possibly the biggest star that television has ever produced, Johnny Carson was seen by more people on more occasions than anyone else in American history. Over the course of his 30-year run on The Tonight Show, Carson interviewed 23,000 guests in 4,531 episodes. Watch as the life and career of one of the most beloved yet enigmatic icons in American entertainment history is explored.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS 2012

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

Summary: This compilation contains all six episodes of the BBC's adaptation of a sci-fi fantasy about an unassuming Englishman and his outwardly average neighbor who is actually an alien from the vicinity of Betelgeuse.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2002

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

Summary: Dramatization of Galileo Galilei's life, including his scientific achievements and his defense of his controversial theory that the earth revolves around the sun. Also includes how letters from his illegitimate daughter, Maria Celeste, a cloistered nun, have shed new light on Galileo's discoveries and his trial for heresy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2006

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

Summary: Mr. Bean enters a church raffle and wins a vacation to France as well as a camcorder. Boarding a Eurostar train and arriving in Paris, the French language proves to be a barrier for Bean. He struggles to catch his train to the south of France. He orders a seafood meal and finds the consumption of the platter to be a challenge. Just before catching his train, he asks Russian film director Emil,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY MR.

Garlow, James L.

Contents: The code that shook the world -- God's second best idea - Women are more sacred and feminine than the "sacred feminine" -- Jesus - who was he, really? -- Who is revising history? -- Don't shoot the canon -- The Gnostic gospels vs. the New Testament gospels -- Secret knowledge -- The clash of the symbols -- Cracking the code -- Carrie's choice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Victor 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.54 GAR

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Don't panic! The British TV adaptation of Douglas Adams's cult science fiction book series follows the misadventures of Arthur Dent, sole survivor of the demolished planet Earth. Join Dent and interplanetary researcher Ford Prefect as they encounter bad alien poetry, a depressed robot, a two-headed spaceship thief, and the Restaurant at the End of the Universe.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HIT

Summary: Thomas Keating: A Rising Tide of Silence is a reflective portrait of Father Thomas Keating, one of today's most influential spiritual leaders. Interweaving historical footage, interviews, and extensive conversations with Father Thomas, the film traces his spiritual journey from an affluent New York City childhood, to an austere Trappist monastic life, to his rise through the Order, and his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Syndicado 2015

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Summary: [Head] An exciting kaleidoscope of surreal vignettes set to music, this fast-paced film takes a psychedelic look at the pop phenomenon called the Monkees as they shatter their pre-fab image. A technically innovative rock musical.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2010

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA AME
1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC DVD DRAMA AME

Summary: Same Genius. New World. Florence is thrown into chaos in the wake of the Pazzi conspiracy and Leonardo da Vinci must push the limits of his mind and body to defend the city against the forces of Rome. When the dust settles, friends are buried and rivalries are enflamed. While the Medicis go to unthinkable lengths to deal with new threats, da Vinci continues on his quest to find the fabled Book...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2015

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Summary: Presents a debate on the question of the existence of God between the philosophies of Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2005

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Summary: The story is about the interconnected lives of a diverse group of characters linked to a neighborhood street. One day, the street's residents all receive an anonymous postcard through their front doors bearing a simple message: "We want what you have." Who is behind the anonymous hate campaign? And what do they want? As the mystery of the postcards deepens, interweaving stories reveal lives...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn 2016

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV CAP

Summary: By day, 35-year-old Alex is the world's oldest video game tester, but at night he is privately developing the next big game for the X-Box generation. When one of his roommates spends all the rent money on Filipino hookers, Alex gets kicked out of his apartment. He finds himself forced to live with his grandmother and her friends Grace and Bea. To save face with his friends and co-workers, he...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY GRA

Hancock, Herbie

Contents: Riot (4:37) / Ron Carter -- Speak like a child (7:47) / Herbie Hancock -- First trip (5:59) / Herbie Hancock -- Toys (5:50) / Herbie Hancock -- Goodbye to childhood (7:04) / Herbie Hancock -- The sorcerer (5:34) / Herbie Hancock -- Riot (1st alternate take) (4:38) / Ron Carter -- Riot (2nd alternate take) (4:38) / Ron Carter -- Goodbye to childhood (alternate take) (5:49) / Herbie Hancock.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Note 2005

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

Summary: The young boy, who loved taking adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood with a gang of spirited and loveable stuffed animals, has grown up and lost his way. Now it is up to his childhood friends to venture into that world and help Christopher Robin remember the loving and playful boy who is still inside.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2018

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

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

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

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

Summary: In 1888 London's Whitechapel slums, poor women like Mary Kelly and her friends walk the streets for a living. When the streetwalkers begin to be murdered one by one, it attracts the attention of Inspector Abberline, who takes a personal interest in the case, and Mary Kelly. Now he must use his psychic abilities to stop the most notorious serial killer in history -- Jack the Ripper -- before...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2002

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Summary: An exciting kaleidoscope of surreal vignettes set to music. This fast-paced film takes a psychedelic look at the pop phenomenon called the Monkees as they shatter their pre-fab image. A technically innovative rock musical.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino Home Video 1994

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY HEA

Jones, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Naval Institute Press 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 JON

Monkees (Musical group)

Contents: Disc 1. -- (Theme from) The Monkees. -- Last train to Clarksville. -- I wanna be free. -- Papa Gene's blues. -- I'm a believer. -- (I'm not your) steppin' stone. -- She. -- Mary, Mary. -- Your Auntie Grizelda. -- Look out (here comes tomorrow). -- Sometime in the morning. -- A little big me, a little big you. -- The girl I knew somewhere. -- Shades of gray. -- Randy Scouse gig. -- For Pete's...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Strategic Marketing 2003

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Monkees (Musical group)

Contents: I'm a believer. -- The girl I knew somewhere. -- Shades of grey. -- Cuddly toy. -- A little bit me, a little bit you. -- Heart and soul. -- Someday man. -- Ceiling in my room. -- Listen to the band. -- I'm not your steppin' stone.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Flashback Records 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD PM Monkees

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Summary: The apocalypse proves a blessing in disguise for one lucky recluse, until a second survivor arrives with the threat of companionship.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Momentum Pictures 2018

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Monkees (Musical group)

Contents: (Theme from) The Monkees. -- Last train to Clarksville. -- Take a giant step. -- I'm a believer. -- (I'm not your) Stepping stone. -- A little bit me, a little bit you. -- Anytime, anyplace, anywhere. -- That was then, this is now. -- The girl I knew somewhere. -- Pleasant Valley Sunday. -- What am I doing hangin' round. -- Daydream believer. -- Valleri. -- Kicks.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Arista 1986

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Peter Malick Group

Contents: New York City (5:06) -- Strange transmissions (4:06) -- Deceptively yours (4:17) -- All your love (4:33) -- Heart of mine (5:06) -- Things you don't have to do (3:09) -- New York City (radio edit) (3:47).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: KOCH Records 2003

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

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD PM Malick 2003

Summary: When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven mad by harsh pioneer life, the task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy. Transporting the women by covered wagon to Iowa, she soon realizes just how daunting the journey will be, and employs a low-life drifter, George Briggs to join her.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN HOM

Summary: War and romance collide in the sweltering heat and political unrest of 1960's Aden--a port city in today's Yemen--where the British Royal Military Police battle local militia in an intense struggle to control the strategically important port. The officers know only too well that a lapse in luck or judgment risks death. But do they know what their wives are risking at the local country club,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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2 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV LAS