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Vinocour, Susan Nordin

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A powerful and humane exploration of the "insanity defense," through one heartbreaking case. A three-year-old boy dies, having apparently fallen while trying to reach a bag of sugar on a high shelf. His grandmother stands accused of second-degree murder.Psychologist Susan Nordin Vinocour agrees to evaluate the defendant, to determine whether the impoverished and mentally ill woman is competent...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2020

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Stone, Dan.

Summary: Includes interviews, commentaries and excerpts from the novel, providing first-hand accounts of why The Grapes of Wrath remains so compelling seven decades after its initial publication. Teacher's guide contains ten lessons, each with a focus topic, discussion activities, writing exercises, and homework assignments. Also includes capstone projects, suggested essay topics, handouts with more...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: National Endowment for the Arts 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 813 STO

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA 813 Stone 2007

Summary: In August, 1892 Lizzie Borden is famously charged with the murder of her stepmother and father. It causes a huge media sensation, perhaps the first example of a tabloid court case. But what really happened on that night? Did Lizzie really do it? What happened in her quietly idyllic Massachusetts life that unfurled this chain of events? Did her father's strict hand send her down this treacherous...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Corwin, Norman

Summary: Academy Award nominees Paul Giamatti and David Strathairn star in Norman Corwin's electrifying dramatization of the history-making Lincoln-Douglas debates. This fierce rivalry between rising legislator Abraham Lincoln and incumbent Senator Stephen A. Douglas tackled some of the day's most passionate and controversial issues -- above all, those of slavery and the American concept of freedom. As...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: L.A. Theatre Works 2009

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 808.5 COR

1 hold on 2 copies

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

Corwin, Norman

Summary: Recaptures the fiery face-off between the rising legislator Abraham Lincoln and the incumbent Senator Stephen A. Douglas. Tackles some of the day's most passionate issues -- war, slavery and the American concept of freedom.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: L.A. Theatre Works 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 812.52 Rivalry 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COMEDY/SPOKEN RIV

Summary: Ten years ago, Phoebe Maybury's hateful husband David disappeared from Streech Grange. Now, a naked, unidentifiable corpse has been discovered in the icehouse on the Grange and Inspectors Walsh and McLoughlin have to decide whose it is, whether he was murdered; and who killed him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2012

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Summary: "Sinbad (John Phillip Law) Prince of Baghdad and legendary sailor finds an intriguing map and sets sail fo the previously uncharted island of Lemuria with a beautiful slave girl, Margiana (Caroline Munro), and the Grand Vizier of the land of Marabia, Prince Koura (Tom Baker), an evil wizard who is trying to gain control of Marabia through his manipulation of malevolent spirits, follows in an...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2004

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1 available in Fantasy DVDs, Call number: DVD FANTASY FAN

Stanko, Tomasz.

Contents: Domino (7:59) -- Litania (part one) (2:40) -- Stone ridge (7:58) -- ... y despues de todo (3:55) -- Litania (part two) (2:00) -- Quintet's time (6:47) -- Pantronic (3:05) -- The lark in the dark (6:38) -- Love theme from farewell to Maria (6:15) -- ... from the green hill (7:44) -- Buschka (7:09) -- Roberto Zucco (2:53) -- Domino's intro (1:01) -- Argentyna (6:49).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: ECM 1999

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ STA

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Meg Murry, her little brother Charles Wallace, and their friend Calvin are guided by unearthly strangers as they go on a journey through space and time to search for Meg's and Charles' scientist father who disappeared while experimenting with a new form of space travel.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Echo Bridge Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Sivan, Troye

Contents: Seventeen -- My my my! -- The good side -- Bloom -- Postcard / (featuring Gordi) -- Dance to this / (featuring Ariana Grande) -- Plum -- What a heavenly way to die -- Lucky strike -- Animal.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Capitol 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK SIV

Summary: An intimate glimpse into the harsh world of urban motherhood. Zelda is one of five "disreputable" women who meet in the late afternoon to throw back half-priced drink specials and complain uninhibitedly about life, libidos and lactation. When her best friend moves in after a near-fatal overdose, Zelda is forced to decide whether to change her lifestyle or remain trapped by the illusions of youth.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Wellspring Media 2002

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

Summary: Although Dido Elizabeth Belle, an eighteenth-century English woman of mixed race, is raised in privilege by her aristocratic great-uncle and his wife, she is denied a proper social standing because of her skin color. But when Dido falls in love with a young idealist lawyer who aspires to create positive change, she finds herself caught between two worlds.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: Bumbling spy Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 for CONTROL, battles the forces of nemesis agency KAOS with a great deal of help from his partner Agent 99.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Video 2008

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

Summary: As a former outlaw turned wagon train guide, Stewart is pitted against warring Indians, murderous hijackers and a traitorous ally as he attempts to lead a group of settlers through the treacherous Oregon wilderness.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios 2003

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

Summary: Play Misty for me: A radio disc jockey becomes the victim of psychotic obsession when he tries to end a torrid love affair with a fan.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2009

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

Summary: Barbie stars as Kara, a modern-day princess with an everyday life. One day, after being kissed by a magical betterfly, Kara soon discovers she has amazing super powers allowing her to transform into Super Sparkle, her secret, crime-fighting alter ego who flies around the kingdom ready to save the day!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mattel Entertainment 2015

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

Summary: Ruby Ridge is a riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

2 holds on 10 copies

Summary: Josephine Chesterfield is a glamorous, seductive Brit who defrauds gullible wealthy men. Penny amasses wads of cash by ripping off her marks in neighborhood bars. Despite their different methods, both are masters of the art of the fleece, so they combine talents for their next mark: a naive tech billionaire.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD Movie Hustle 2019

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3 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Summary: For all his far-reaching fame, Sol Harkens, the world's most famous atheist, is a lonely soul and a lousy part-time dad. After a near death experience challenges his simplest assumptions about this world, Sol finds his purpose and re-imagines his life, in a film that will make you laugh and cry and want to stand up and cheer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viva Pictures 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Jetty Rae.

Contents: Nice ones (3:45) -- In love (4:42) -- Frayed ends (4:10) -- Alien (4:16) -- Favorite song (3:26) -- Yarn (4:27) -- Freedom (3:41) -- Chocolate sunrise (5:04) -- Movies (5:18) -- Promise (4:11).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Jetty Rae 2012

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK Rae

Summary: Captain Jonathan Archer leads the crew of the starship Enterprise in humanity's first contact with a myriad of alien species.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2005

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

Summary: Three girls come to New York City and later, Hollywood, to chase their dreams of stardom: there's Anne, the innocent secretary type who becomes an assistant to a large theatrical agent; Neely, an aspiring chorus girl with pluck who dreams of being a singer; and the beautiful blonde Jennifer, who longs to be a real actress, but is destined to be regarded as a sex object. Life has a lot to give...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: Debbie Ocean, the estranged sister of infamous criminal mastermind Danny Ocean, seeks to carry on the family business by plotting an enormous heist on New York's annual Met Gala. After being released from prison, Debbie recruits her best friend Lou to set out and assemble a team of larcenists. This hodgepodge, seven-member team includes everyone from a street pick-pocket, a computer hacker, and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Ocean's 2018

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