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Summary: American Betty Mahmoody goes with her daughter and her Iranian-born husband to his native Iran for a vacation. Soon Betty discovers her husband doesn't intend to ever return to America. He will let her go, but her daughter must stay. As a stranger in a foreign police state, Betty has no money, no friends, no rights, and makes a desperate, heroic bid to escape with her child.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2001

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA NOT

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD NOT RATED PG-13

Mahmoody, Mahtob.

Summary: The author tells the story of her and her mother's escape from an abusive, fanatical Iranian father when she was six, as well as how she lived her subsequent life under the shadow of fear of her menacing father, and eventually was healed by her faith in God.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nelson Books 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 MAH

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MAHMOODY, MAHTOB MAH

Mahmoody, Betty.

Summary: The author describes her cultural readjustment to America after escaping from Iran with her daughter, her fear of her husband's revenge, and her frustration with a legal system unable to offer her protection.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.4 MAH

Mahmoody, Betty.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Paperbacks 1988

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: B MAHMOODY MAH

Summary: A switchboard operator gets caught up in the personal lives of the clients of an answering service, including that of a playboy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment 2005

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

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Summary: Follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother, Gail, to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. When Getty Sr. refuses, Gail attempts to sway him as her son's captors become increasingly volatile and brutal. With her son's life in the balance, Gail and Getty Sr.'s adviser become unlikely allies in the race against...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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

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

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

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA ALL

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

Waid, Mark

Summary: "When Archie and his main rival Reggie Mantle face off, it ends with a dare: the two teens will drag race to determine who truly rules Riverdale. What they don't expect is for Archie's dearest friend and ex-girlfriend Betty Cooper to get involved--and the results are catastrophic. Will one of the three survive their unexpected brush with death?"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 ARC

Summary: The courageous story of an African-American sailor who dared to dream of becoming a U.S. Navy Master Diver. Despite a ruthless training officer and a tragic shipboard accident, Carl's iron will is never broken. Against all odds, he pushes on to achieve the impossible.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2001

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MEN

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Men 2001

Summary: Hello Kitty plays various classic roles.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HEL

Summary: 1933. It is the fourth year of the Great Depression. For John Dillinger, Alvin Karpis and Baby Face Nelson, it is the golden age of bank robbery. After serving a ten-year prison sentence, John Dillinger embarks on a cross-country bank-robbing spree with help from his associates: faithful driver Red Hamilton, cocky lookout Homer Van Meter, and murderous hothead Baby Face Nelson. He relocates to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures 2009

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY PUB

Summary: Two Navy Petty officers are detailed to take a prisoner from Washington to jail in New Hampshire and decide to give the prisoner one last good time.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Tristar Home Video 1999

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

O'Neill, Robert

Summary: Stirringly evocative, thought-provoking, and often jaw-dropping, The Operator ranges across SEAL Team Operator Robert O’Neill’s awe-inspiring four-hundred-mission career that included his involvement in attempts to rescue “Lone Survivor” Marcus Luttrell and abducted-by-Somali-pirates Captain Richard Phillips and culminated in those famous three shots that dispatched the world’s most wanted...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 O'NEILL, ROBERT ONE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B ONEILL ONE

Summary: Story of life in turn-of-the-twentieth-century Brooklyn slums, as seen from the eyes of a bright young girl who is charmed by her drunken father.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PD Entertainment. 2008

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

Summary: A police detective in the asteroid belt, the first officer of an interplanetary ice freighter and an earth-bound United Nations executive slowly discover a vast conspiracy that threatens the Earth's rebellious colony on the asteroid belt.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures 2017

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

Summary: Four tales continuing the story of Beauty and the Beast; teaches children to forgive, love, and be kind to one another.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2011

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Beauty 2011

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Summary: Hello Kitty helps teach children basic life lessons.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: AnimEigo 2012

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2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HEL

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Summary: Follows the adventures of Hello Kitty and her friends.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Section23 Films 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HEL

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Summary: Follows the adventures of Hello Kitty and her friends.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Section23 Films 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HEL

Summary: Olive is a little girl who dreams of winning the Little Miss Sunshine contest. Her family wants her dream to come true, but they are so dysfunctional that they can barely make it through a day without some disaster befalling them. Olive's father, Richard, is unsuccessful as a motivational speaker. He is barely on speaking terms with Olive's mother. Her uncle Frank has attempted suicide...

Format: moving image

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

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY LIT
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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD LIT RATED R

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Little 2006

Streep, Meryl

Summary: After the death of their father, three grown daughters, each with their own personal issues, return to their Oklahoma home and dysfunctional mother.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay 2014

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD AUG RATED R

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA AUG

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie August 2014

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viacom International 2017

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Summary: Hello Kitty helps teach children basic life lessons.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: AnimEigo 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HEL

Summary: Collection of eight classic stories. Swashbuckling pirates, talking rabbits in top hats, majestic horses, and flittering fairies spring into action, setting into motion the tales that have delighted audiences for ages.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Gaiam 2012

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

Summary: When a drug dealer can't pay his debts, he hires a contract killer to kill his mother for her insurance money.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2012

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY KIL