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Scorsese, Martin.

Summary: Martin Scorsese's career is a dense map of critical darlings and experimental films--from "Mean Streets" to "Shutter Island." Now fans are given the chance to see all of his movies, and moviemaking in general, through the eyes of the master director himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 791.43 SCH

Summary: Film director Martin Scorsese presents a look at the American film and its practitioners, from silents to the movies of the 1970s, and discusses how it has shaped his own artistic vision.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2004

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Summary: Martin Scorsese takes an in-depth look at the careers of great Italian filmmakers such as Rossellini, De Sica, Fellini, Visconti, and Antonioni, and their art's profound influence on him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2003

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MY

Summary: A film about a cheap, small-time hood working his way up the bottom rungs of the Mafia ladder.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 1998

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE MEA

Summary: GoodFellas: Follows a mid-level gangster over three decades from his Brooklyn neighborhood to his arrest by the FBI.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2011

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

Summary: Beginning six years after season four, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression--a stark contrast with the Roaring Twenties. With the end of Prohibition in sight, Nucky is looking to legitimize himself by forging alliances with liquor producers, including Bacardi in Cuba.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2015

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

Summary: Ace Rothstein and Nicky Santoro, mobsters who move to Las Vegas to make their mark, live and work in this paradoxical world. Seen through their eyes, each as a foil to the other, the details of mob involvement in the casinos of the 1970's and '80's are revealed. Ace is the smooth operator of the Tangiers casino, while Nicky is his boyhood friend and tough strongman, robbing and shaking down the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2006

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

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Summary: In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2003

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

Summary: Talk show host Jerry Langford is kidnapped on his way to the studio by an aspiring stand-up comic who is short on talent but long on ambition. The ransom demand: an appearance on Langford's show to perform his routine.

Format: moving image

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

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY KIN

Summary: Wise, brilliant, and funny, Fran Lebowitz hit the New York literary scene in the early '70s when Andy Warhol hired the unknown scribe to write a column for Interview magazine. Today, she's an acclaimed author with legions of fans who adore her acerbic wit. Public speaking captures the author in conversation at New York's Waverly Inn, in an onstage discussion with longtime friend and celebrated...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2011

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PUB

Summary: Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Budd Powell and Francis Paudras.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2001

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

Summary: "A ravishing romance about three wealthy New Yorkers caught in a tragic love triangle, the ironically-titled story chronicles the grandeur and hypocrisy of high society in the 1870's"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2001

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Summary: Mixing fictional storytelling and documentary footage of blues legends tells the tale of a young boy, in 1956 Mississippi, who is torn between an uncle who loved the blues and a mother who thought that the blues was the devil's music.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Music Video 2003

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC BLU V4

Contents: Sand mandala (4:04) -- Northern Tibet (3:21) -- Dark kitchen (1:32) -- Choosing (2:13) -- Caravan moves out (2:55) -- Reting's eyes (2:18) -- Potala (1:29) -- Lord Chamberlain (2:43) -- Norbu plays (2:12) -- Norbulingka (2:17) -- Chinese invade (7:05) -- Fish (2:10) -- Distraught (2:59) -- Thirteenth Dalai Lama (3:23) -- Move to Dungkar (5:04) -- Projector (2:04) -- Lhasa at night (1:58) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Nonesuch Records 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM KUN

Summary: A dramatization of the life and work of the current (14th) Dalai Lama and his ongoing struggle to regain independence for Tibet.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Home Video 1998

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

Summary: A selection by Peter Gabriel of some of the traditional music, sources of inspiration and location recordings for the Martin Scorsese film, The Last Temptation of Christ.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Realworld Records 1989

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/MIDDLE EAST PAS

Summary: When U.S. Marshall Teddy Daniels arrives at the asylum for the criminally insane on Shutter Island, what starts as a routine investigation quickly takes a sinister turn. As the investigation unfolds and Daniels uncovers more shocking and terrifying truths about the island, he also learns there are some places that never let you go.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2010

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

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

Summary: Charlie, a 27-year-old, tries to work his way up the bottom rungs of organized crime's ladder. Teresa, is the girlfriend Charlie's family declares "unsuitable" because she has epilepsy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2004

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

Summary: De Niro stars as champion boxer Jake La Motta, who rose from the streets of the Bronx to the heights of his sport, only to find disillusionment and corruption as well as fame.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 1998

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

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

Summary: The twists and turns of one night in the life of a New York yuppie and the interesting people he comes in contact with from a sexy woman to a crazy ice cream dealer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2004

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY AFT

Summary: When Alice's husband dies and leaves her with their eleven-year old son, she leaves for California, but is stranded in Phoenix. She lands a waitressing job and meets a rancher.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2004

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

Summary: Explores the lives of three blues artists, Skip James, Blind Willie Johnson and J.B. Lenoir.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Music Video 2003

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC BLU V2

Summary: Explores how in the 1960s the combination of traditional jazz, folk music and the influence of the black blues of the USA created the British blues movement.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Music Video 2003

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC BLU V6

Summary: Aging pool shark who believes "money won is twice as sweet as money earned", forms a profitable yet volatile partnership with a young pool hustler.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Home Video 1999

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