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Summary: A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2007

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Summary: Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He is still trying to maintain order over his off-the-wall collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his "cage," they continue to form a special bond among themselves, becoming friends and supporting each other through the inevitable trials and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2005

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

Summary: A cantankerous taxi dispatcher and his varied collection of strange drivers form a special bond among themselves as they work for a New York City taxi company.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Video 2014

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

Summary: It was the last silent feature to star Harold Lloyd, and one of his very best. The slapstick legend reprises his "Glasses Character" this time as a good-natured but scatterbrained New Yorker who can't keep a job. He finally finds his true calling when he becomes determined to help save the city's last horse-drawn trolley, which is operated by his sweetheart's crusty grandfather.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Summary: Jafar Panahi drives a yellow cab through the vibrant streets of Tehran, picking up a diverse group of passengers in a single day. Each man, woman, and child candidly expresses his or her own view of the world while being interviewed by the curious and gracious driver.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: This sitcom followed the life of a group of cabbies in New York. The group, employees of the Sunshine Cab Company, was made up a motley crew including Bobby, a frustrated actor, Tony, a struggling boxer, Louie, the tyrranical dispatcher, and Reverend Jim.

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Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2009

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

Summary: A cantankerous taxi dispatcher and his varied collection of strange drivers form a special bond among themselves as they work for a New York City taxi company.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Video 2014

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

Summary: John lives with his mother, Jean, in a social housing suburb and ekes out a meager existence as a taxi driver. After finding his mother unconscious from yet another night of binge drinking, John learns that without treatment, she will not have much longer to live. Desperate to save their broken family, he offers his services to a petty criminal in order to pay for Jean's costly rehab treatment,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Film Movement 2016

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

Summary: When the bass guitarist of his band suddenly quits, Milan finds a replacement, and a romantic spark, in a free-spirited Kim. Just as rehearsals for recording his dream album start picking up steam, Milan's Serbian girlfriend Lela arrives with very different plans for their future. Lela wants them to go home to Serbia, but Milan is determined to stay in America at any cost.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber 2015

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

Jarmusch, Jim

Summary: Follows the drivers and passengers in five cabs in five cities for one night.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2007

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

Summary: Jack Bruno is a Las Vegas cab driver. Scientist Dr. Alex Friedman is one of his passengers. She is giving speeches about legitimate scientific theories of UFOs and outer space. The next day Jack notices Sara and Seth sitting in the back seat of his cab. He takes them to a run down house in the middle of nowhere, where they must obtain an object. Meanwhile, Major Henry Burke is searching for...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD RAC RATED PG

Mosler, Layne.

Summary: "A delicious memoir that takes us from Buenos Aires to New York to Berlin as the author, driven by wanderlust and an unrelenting appetite, finds purpose, passion, and unexpected flavor. Layne Mosler's search for her next meal based on a recommendation from a cab driver starts in Buenos Aires: After leaving a tango club following a terrible turn on the dance floor, she impulsively asks her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MOSLER, LAYNE MOS

Summary: An unlikely relationship begins for an American girl living in Jerusalem, a cab driver on her way to Jordan, and a Palestinian woman who has information for both.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Yorker Video 2007

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

Patterson, James

Summary: Detective Alex Cross is in love. But his happiness is threatened by a series of chilling murders in Washington, D.C., murders with a pattern so twisted, it leaves investigators reeling. Cross's ingenious pursuit of the killer produces a suspect-a British diplomat named Geoffrey Shafer. But proving that Shafer is the murderer becomes a potentially deadly task. As the diplomat engages in a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 1999

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Patterson 1999

Zusak, Markus.

Summary: After capturing a bank robber, nineteen-year-old cab driver Ed Kennedy begins receiving mysterious messages that direct him to addresses where people need help, and he begins getting over his lifelong feeling of worthlessness.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2005

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ZUS

Summary: 'At eight o'clock, it's Laila's birthday, okay?' Palestinian judge turned cab driver Abu's wife reminds her husband. On his young daughter's birthday, Abu faces a nerve-wracking shift in a Ramallah yellow cab, armed only with an ex-jurist's misplaced pride, a father's loyalty, and a sticker reminding passengers that smoking and carrying AK-47's are prohibited.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino 2010

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

Cruise, Tom

Summary: A contract killer takes a cab driver hostage to ferry him around from hit to hit.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entert. 2017

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

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

King, Peter (Christopher Peter)

Summary: Ned Parker is a cab driver in London in the year 1870. One of his fares disappears - literally. When next Ned sees him, the man is in the morgue where Ned has been taken by Detective Sergeant Jackson to identify the corpse.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Five Star 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KIN

O'Dell, Tawni.

Summary: Former police officer Shae-Lynn Penrose now drives a cab in the coal mining town she grew up in. Five of her friends still struggling with memories of being trapped in a mine two years earlier. Shae-Lynn finds herself facing harsh realities and reliving bad dreams of her own including her relationship with her brutal father, her conflicted passion for one of the miners, and the hidden identity...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Shaye Areheart Books 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC O'Del

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ODE

Summary: A young Dublin taxi driver gets tangled up in the world of human trafficking while trying to save his mother from addiction and provide for his younger brother with Down syndrome.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Film Movement 2014

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Summary: Chela and Chiquita, both descended from wealthy families in Asuncion, Paraguay, have been together for over 30 years. But recently their financial situation has worsened, and they begin selling off their inherited possessions. But when their debts lead to Chiquita being imprisoned on fraud charges, Chela is forced to face a new reality.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Blackstock, Terri

Summary: "New York Times"-bestselling author Blackstock tells the rich and heartwarming story of a cab driver, a young attorney, and the elderly woman who will stop at nothing to give her granddaughter one special gift for Christmas.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

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1 available in Holiday Fiction, Call number: FICTION BLA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Blackstock 2018

O'Dell, Tawni.

Summary: Shae-Lynn Penrose has spent years building a life for herself and her son in Jolly Mount, Pennsylvania, the tiny coal-mining town in which she grew up, but her life is thrown into disarray by the arrival of the younger sister she had thought dead.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC ODE