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Summary: Father and son clash in this movie about the anti-apartheid movement. Based on Percy Mtwa's play.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2004

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

Summary: Rich in culture and history, the pride of the African-American tradition comes alive in these award-winning stories. These stories includes Martin's Big Words, John Henry, and Seven Candles For Kwanzaa.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods 2005

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

Summary: Pierre is a ballroom-dance instructor with courtly manners whose pupils tend to be well-heeled teenagers. Partly as a dare and partly as a joke, he is offered the job of supervising a South Bronx high school detention class, where the students regard him as a visitor from the moon. They resist him, but he fascinates them, and before long, Pierre has talked them into learning a few steps. He...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Entertainment 2006

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Summary: Loyalties will be bought and sold as Detective Kevin Corcoran struggles to tame a lawless New York City.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV COP

Summary: When his brother disappears, mentally disabled Langston Bellows is left without a protector in Brooklyn's housing projects. Now under the control of his abusive mother, Langston must take his future into his own hands.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: Down on his luck gambler Garry and his hot streak buddy Curtis hit the road for New Orleans, hunting the big payday. On riverboats and racetracks they chase women and thrills before risking it all in the wager of their lives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Summary: A young woman visits her grandmother one summer to think over a marriage proposal, and the women in a quilting bee confide to her the stories of the loves that have shaped their lives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MCA Universal Home Video 1999

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

Summary: In 1932, Nurse Eunice Evers is invited to work with doctors on the "Tuskegee Experiment" to study the effects of syphilis. She is faced with a terrible dilemma when she learns the patients are denied treatment that could cure them.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2001

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

Contents: The night before Christmas-- and more classic holiday tales. The night before Christmas / by Clement Clarke Moore, illustrated by Ruth Sanderson -- In the month of Kislev / by Nina Jaffe, illustrated by Louise August -- Seven candles for Kwanzaa / by Andrea Davis Pinkney, illustrated by Brian Pinkney -- Too many tamales / by Gary Soto, illustrated by Ed Martinez -- Max's Christmas / written and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods Studios 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: DVD JUV NIG

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Based on the New York Times Best-selling novel, a young prodigy named Heidi has a lucky streak that has a way of pointing her in the right direction. When a mysterious word in her mother's vocabulary begins to haunt her, Heidi's thirst for the truth leads her on a cross-country journey in search of the secrets of her past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinedigm 2018

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

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: Gina Norris is in Atlanta making a name for herself at a posh Southern salon with her cutting-edge hairstyles. But when her flamboyant, egotistical boss takes it one criticism too far, she leaves his salon to open a shop of her own.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment 2005

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

Summary: "When a lawyer's car breaks down in a dangerous Los Angeles neighborhood, a tow-truck driver arrives just in time to save his life. The two men begin a deep friendship that sets off a chain of unsettling and surprising events involviing their families and friends for years to come."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2000

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Summary: Examines the life and legacy of African American poet, memoirist, and civil rights worker Maya Angelou, from her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana to the recitation of her inaugural poem for President Bill Clinton. Includes Angelou's own words woven together with archival photographs and videos as well as interviews with Angelou's friends and family.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MAY NOT RATED

Summary: Traces the history of the Medal of Honor from its inception during the Civil War through the Iraq War. Focuses on the stories of a valiant few: Sgt. Paul Smith who died protecting his company at the Baghdad Airport; a Holocaust survivor who single-handedly defends a hill during the Korean War; a Navy SEAL, a veteran of the Vietnam War, who swam for two hours in the ocean, carrying his wounded...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2008

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

Summary: A high-powered Chicago attorney defends a penniless altar boy accused of murdering the local archbishop.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 1998

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

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Summary: A young, idealistic, white teacher, confronts all the prejudices of the Deep South when he teaches African Americans at Yamacraw School on an island off the coast of South Carolina.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Water 2006

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

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

Summary: They call themselves the Borg--a half-organic, half-machine collective with a sole purpose: to conquer and assimilate all races. Led by their seductive and sadistic queen, the Borg are headed to earth with a devious plan to alter history. Picard's last encounter with the Borg almost killed him. Now, he wants vengeance.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 1996

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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1 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI STA

Summary: Tells the story of Aladar, an iguanodon who is separated from his own kind and raised by a clan of lemurs. When a meteor shower destroys their home, Aladar and his family follow a herd of dinosaurs heading for the safety of the "nesting grounds." Together they must stand strong amidst food and water shortages, the threat of Carnotaur attacks, and Aladar's run-ins with the herd's stubborn...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney DVD 2004

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: Wealthy socialite Charlotte Cartwright and her dear friend Alice Pratt, a working class woman of high ideals, have enjoyed a lasting friendship throughout many years. Their lives become mired in turmoil as their adult children's extramarital affairs, unethical business practices and a dark paternity secret threaten to derail family fortunes and unravel the lives of all involved. Alice's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2009

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

Summary: Nine-year-old Sam Paretta is dead, killed in a plane crash. Even though it's been fourteen months since the accident, his mother, Telly, still grieves over the loss. But suddenly, her husband swears they never had a child and her psychiatrist insists she's delusional. Worst of all, there is absolutely no evidence to prove Sam ever existed. Haunted by the memories of her son, Telly's search for...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2005

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

Summary: Four souls learn why they are earthbound and tied to a hard driving executive--through him, they each have one chance to resolve the unfinished business in their lives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MCA Universal Home Video 1998

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

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

Summary: "From the playground to the pro leagues, Monica and Quijncy taught each other how to play the game. Now, their commitment to the sport will force them to make a choice between each other and the game ... between family and team ... between Love and Basketball"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Video 2000

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

Summary: The story of the relationship between a prominent high school football coach in a small South Carolina town and the illiterate, mentally-challenged man nicknamed Radio whom he mentors. Although their friendship raises some eyebrows at first, Radio's growth under the coach's guidance ultimately inspires the local townsfolk. Inspired by a true story.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2004

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Family Radio 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

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