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Stahr, Celia

Summary: "The riveting story of how three years spent in the United States transformed Frida Kahlo into the artist we know today Mexican artist Frida Kahlo adored adventure. In November, 1930, she was thrilled to realize her dream of traveling to the United States to live in San Francisco, Detroit, and New York. Still, leaving her family and her country for the first time was monumental. Only...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KAHLO, FRIDA STA

Tarr, Bela

Summary: A rural farmer and his daughter must accept the fate of their dying horse and learn to survive without him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinema Guild 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: In the Golden Age of Piracy, during the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the many lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation is now legend. The true story of pirate Edward Teach - Blackbeard, the man who terrorized the seas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Echo Bridge Home Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Blackbeard 2006

Summary: A 12-year-old tech prodigy's science experiment goes awry and he forges a telepathic connection with his best friend, his dog. The duo join forces and use their unique perspectives on life to comically overcome complications of family and school.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Contents: La dicha mia / Johnny Pacheco (Celia Cruz) (3:20) -- Ran kan kan / Tito Puente (Tito Puente) (2:59) -- Cuban Pete / Jose Norman (Tito Puente) (2:25) -- Mambo caliente / Arturo Sandoval (Arturo Sandoval) (3:26) -- Quiereme mucho / Gonzalo Roig, Augustin Rodriguez (Linda Ronstadt) (3:20) -- Sunny Ray / Ray Santos (Mambo All-Stars) (2:35) -- Melao de caña (Moo la lah) / Mercedes Pedroso (Celia...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW MUSIC MAM

Summary: On the eve of retirement, a judgmental middle-class snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile with her bohemian sister who lives on an impoverished inner-city council estate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Finding 2018

Summary: In the real-time high stakes thriller, financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty, are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor who has lost everything forcefully takes over their studio. During a tense standoff broadcast to millions on live TV, Lee and Patty must work furiously against the clock to unravel the mystery behind a conspiracy at the heart of today's fast-paced,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Money 2016

Lauper, Cyndi

Contents: Price & Son theme/The most beautiful thing in the world -- Take what you got -- The land of Lola -- Charlie's soliloquy -- Step one -- Sex is in the heel -- The history of wrong guys -- I'm not my father's son -- Everybody say yea -- What a woman wants -- In this corner -- Charlie's soliloquy (reprise) -- The soul of a man -- Hold me in your heart -- Raise you up/Just be.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Masterworks Broadway 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW MUSIC KIN

Contents: Che che colé (Willie Colón) -- El todopoderoso (Héctor Lavoe) -- O mi shango (Mongo Santamaria) -- Pachito eché (Tito Puente, Celia Cruz) -- Do you feel it (Tu lo sientes) (Joe Cuba Sextet) -- Cúcala (Celia Cruz, Johnny Pacheco) -- Mama Güela (Fania All Stars) -- Brother, where are you? (Ralfi Pagan) -- Bilongo (Eddie Palmieri) -- Guaguancó arsenio (Tito Puente and his orchestra) -- Bomba...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Strut Records 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN SAL

Summary: A wild and wacky comedy about oddball characters in Los Angeles at Christmastime, centered around a suicide hotline service.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: DVD Holiday M

Summary: As nervy as it is hilarious, a masterpiece from Ernst Lubitsch, To Be Or Not To Be; is a Hollywood film of the boldest black humor, which went into production soon after the U.S. entered World War II. Lubitsch manages to brilliantly balance political satire, romance, slapstick, and urgent wartime suspense in a comic high-wire act that has never been equaled.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Criterion Collection 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: "Six divas of the silver screen - Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts - come together as bosom buddies in this hilarious and heartwarming story of life, love and loss in a small Louisiana Parish. At the center of the group is Shelby Eatenton (Roberts), newly married and joyfully pregnant, despite the fact that her diabetes could make...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Tristar Home Video 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Steel 2000

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Celia

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Light IN The Attic 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN CEL

Summary: In 1974 the most celebrated American R&B acts of the time came together with the most renowned musical groups in Southern Africa for a 12-hour, three-night concert held in Kinshasa, Zaire. The music festival became a reality when Hugh Masekela and Stewart Levine convinced boxing promoter Don King to combine the event with the 'Rumble in the Jungle, ' the epic fight between Muhammad Ali and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC SOU

Summary: The legendary George Takei has blazed his own trail while conquering new frontiers with a beaming trademark grin. Take a hilarious, entertaining, and moving look at the many roles played by eclectic 77-year-old actor/activist George Takei. The film offers unprecedented access to the daily life of George and his husband/business partner, Brad Takei, and chronicles his fascinating personal...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Shah, Tahir.

Summary: Here, travel writer Shah sets out on a bold new journey across Morocco. As he wends his way through the labyrinthine medinas of Fez and Marrakesh, traverses the Sahara sands, and tastes the hospitality of ordinary Moroccans, Tahir collects a dazzling treasury of traditional stories, gleaned from the heritage of A Thousand and One Nights. The tales, recounted by a vivid cast of characters,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 916.404 SHA

Summary: For the past eight years, the MacManus brothers have been living with their father on a remote sheep farm in Ireland, far removed from their past vigilante lifestyle. When their uncle informs them that their beloved priest has been killed by the mob, and they are being framed for the murder, the duo return back to Boston to, not only, bring justice to those who are responsible, but clear their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: "[H]andsome young Tariq is about to marry Bilquis, eldest daughter of a prominent and powerful judge. But as he wanders the ancient city of Sana'a late one night, he spots a beautiful young woman dancing in the street and falls madly in love with her. Before long, the young groom must choose between following his heart and protecting his family's honor."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: The remarkable journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur, who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Saltsman, Amelia

Summary: Organised according to the Jewish calendar, The Seasonal Jewish Kitchen combines the modern focus on fresh foods with ancient roots and recipes. These dishes are lighter and brighter, reflective of the flavours of the Jewish Diaspora. It's Jewish cooking for a new generation, featuring everything from traditional brisket, chicken soup, gefilte fish, and the best-ever potato latkes to more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Epicure 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5 SAL

Summary: Frozen for three centuries in their star ship the Andromeda Ascendant, captain Dylan Hunt and his All-Systems Commonwealth crew are revived by a passing salvage ship. They awake to the news that the Commonwealth, in place to maintain peace amidst the galaxies, has crumbled and barbarism has spread chaos amongst the stars, Captain Hunt and his crew must now travel the universe on a mission to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Alliance 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Stahr, Walter.

Summary: A profile of the leader of Lincoln's "team of rivals" examines his considerable political roles, including governor of New York, Secretary of State, and Lincoln's closest advisor during the Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SEWARD, WILLIAM HENRY STA

Stahr, Walter

Summary: "Walter Stahr, author of the ... bestseller Seward, now tells the amazing story of Lincoln's secretary of war, Edwin Stanton, the most powerful and controversial of the men close to the president. Stanton raised an army of a million men and directed it from his Washington telegraph office, with Lincoln often at his side. He arrested and imprisoned thousands for "war crimes," some serious and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 STANTON, EDWIN Sta

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Cassie Sullivan is trying to survive a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion, while trying to save her five-year-old brother Sam from a training camp that was created by the Others (the aliens).

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD 5TH

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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