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Stern, Caryl M.

Summary: The President and CEO of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF shares powerful life lessons and stories of hope and resilience from her travels around the world on her mission to reduce the number of children who die from preventable causes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.23 STE

Summary: An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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

Summary: Kill Bill Vol. 1: "Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, The Bride emerges from a coma and decides it's time for payback-- with a vengeance! Having been gunned down by her former boss and his deadly squad of international assassins, it's a kill-or-be-killed fight she didn't start, but is determined to finish!"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2004

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

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Summary: Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PIO
1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC DVD DOC PIO

Bell, Joshua

Contents: Vocalise / Sergei Rachmaninoff (5:49) -- Ave Maria / Franz Schubert (4:38) -- Werther. Pourquoi me réveiller? = Why do you wake me? / Jules Massenet (2:33) -- Après un rêve = After a dream / Gabriel Fauré (2:45) -- Rusalka. Song to the moon / Antonín Dvořák (5:25) -- Laudate Dominum = Praise the Lord / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (4:40) -- None but the lonely heart / Peter Tchaikovsky (2:47) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Classical 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL Bel

Summary: When a street magician's stunts begin to make their show look stale, superstar magicians Burt Wonderstone and Anton Marvelton look to salvage their act, and their friendship, by staging their own daring stunt.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Carell, Steve

Summary: As the end of the world approaches, a man's wife leaves him, and he sets out to reunite with an old high school flame.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2012

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

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

Summary: Bud Johnson is an apathetic, beer drinking, lovable loser, who is coasting through a life that is passed him by. His one bright spot in his mundane existence is his precocious, over achieving twelve-year old daughter, Molly. She takes care of them both. She accidentally sets off a chain of events on Election Day, which culminates in the presidential election coming down to one vote, Bud's....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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

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

Summary: After recovering from seemingly mortal wounds, Elektra has been resurrected by her old mentor, Stick, who is then unable to keep her from working as an assassin for hire. Only when she balks at her latest assignment - killing Mark Miller and his young daughter, Abby - does Elektra finally come to grips with her damaged psyche. By not doing the job assigned to her, the assignment falls to the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Elektra 2005

Summary: Richard Nixon is the disgraced president with a legacy to save. David Frost is a jet-setting television personality with a name to make. This is the legendary battle between the two men and the historic encounter that changed both their lives. For three years after resigning from office, Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Frost 2009

Summary: After Ben's brand-new, remote- controlled helicopter breaks and the fun stops, Barney encourages everyone to use their imaginations to remember the lesson they learned during their super Sports Day in the park. Ben sees that sometimes the most rewarding activities are the most simple. From playing ball and hopscotch to riding bikes, playing basketball and much more, Barney, BJ, Baby Bop and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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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

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Contents: Disc 1. Freight train boogie (Captain Luke) -- A living past (Guitar Gabriel) -- Railroad Bill (Etta Baker) -- Going away (John Lee Ziegler) -- High yellow (Cootie Stark) -- Chapel Hill boogie (John Dee Holeman) -- Shortnin' bread (Neal Pattman) -- Old rugged cross (Carl Rutherford) -- No hidin' place (Cool John Ferguson) -- Feel like my time ain't long (Essie Mae Brooks) -- Old time religion...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Summary: Focusing on eight iconic works of art, this series reveals the history of visual imagination through the ages. A combination of reconstruction, photography and storytelling transport the viewer back to the intense moments when great works were conceived and born: the murderous, messianic world of Baroque Rome; opulent, parvenu Amsterdam; paranoid, revolutionary Paris; Victorian England...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Thirty years after they served together in Vietnam, a former Navy Corpsman Larry "Doc" Shepherd re-unites with his old buddies, former Marines Sal Nealon and Reverend Richard Mueller, to bury his son, a young Marine killed in the Iraq War.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: One of the longtime masters of stand-up comedy, Bill Cosby treats his fans to this funny, satirical and heartwarming live concert from Canada. His material ranges from the trials of marriage and parenthood, to the side-splitting antics of the very young, to a hilarious encounter at a dentist's office. Filled with spontaneity and electricity that only a live performance can provide.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: When a promising high school basketballer (Cornbread) is accused of rape and mistakenly killed by the police, it is up to his 11-year old brother Wilford and his pal Earl to find the courage to speak up and clear Cornbread's name.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Connolly, M. Caren.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Taunton Press 2002

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 728.373 CON

Summary: "The Colonies' survivors have found their hopes of eluding their Cylon pursuers dashed by an invasion and occupation of their new home. As the fate of all human life hangs in the balance, friends become enemies, enemies become unexpected allies, and decisions are made that will haunt some people for the rest of their lives"--Set container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2008

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

Summary: Season four follows Ghost's arrest by his ex-girlfriend, AUSA Angela Valdes, for the murder of FBI Agent Greg Knox, a crime he did not commit.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Connolly, M. Caren.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Taunton Press 2006

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Contents: Disc 1: Being with you / Smokey Robinson. -- Get closer / Seals and Crofts. -- There'll be sad songs (to make you cry) / Billy Ocean. -- Precious and few / Climax. -- Joanna / Kool and the Gang. -- Lost in love / Air Supply. -- You don't have to be a star (to be in my show) / Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr. -- I get weak / Belinda Carlisle. -- Crazy love / Poco. -- Hey there lonely girl /...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Music 1996

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M Delugg W Stein

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Frank Music Corp. 1950

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Garten, Ina

Summary: Ina’s most personal cookbook yet, Cooking for Jeffrey is filled with the recipes Jeffrey and their friends request most often as well as charming stories from Ina and Jeffrey’s many years together. There are traditional dishes that she’s updated, such as Brisket with Onions and Leeks, and Tsimmes, a vegetable stew with carrots, butternut squash, sweet potatoes, and prunes, and new favorites,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarkson Potter/Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5 GAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5 GAR