New Arrivals - DVDs
Features radio remixes of hit music to pump up the pace and amp up the results in your fitness walking regime. Incorporates high intensity interval training, alternating between short bursts of "all out" effort and periods of recovery.
Pediatrician Harvey Karp presents parents with steps necessary to help calm a crying baby.
"On August 19, 1942 the Allies launched their first amphibious attack on mainland Europe at the small French port of Dieppe. Now, investigative reporting, interviews and reenactments bring the events of the day to life and reveal the role James Bond creator Sir Ian Fleming played in one of the darkest hours of WWII"--From publisher description.
'Merry Larry' is serving as 'Head Elf' during the Christmas season when Christina's request catches his attention - she wants to help her friend, who lost her house in a fire! Larry sets off to bring attention to her situation. Philip finds he has NO lights and no head elf for the mall's display! Will Philip realize what the 'true light of Christmas' is really about? Find out in this story where kids learn that 'Christmas shines most bright and true, when you give the love God gave to you.'
Journey into the ancient world in this series about history's bravest and most brutally fearsome warriors; Vikings. Ragnar, a would-be Viking chieftain, longs to fulfill his destiny as an explorer and conqueror, alongside his ambitious brother Rollo and loyal wife Lagertha. But as Ragnar leads daring raids in distant realms across the ocean, treacherous forces in his Norse homeland conspire against him.
Tells the story of Julian Assange and his creation of Wikileaks, the controversial website that facilitated the largest security breach in U.S. history. Parallels Assange's rise and fall with that of Pfc. Bradley Manning, the troubled young soldier who leaked hundreds of thousands of classified documents. A multi-layered exposé about transparency in the information age and our ever-elusive search for the truth.
One man's wild, lifelong adventure of testing society's boundaries through his subversive art combines traditional documentary storytelling with original animation culled from seven decades worth of art from the renegade children's book author and illustrator. Using a palette of 20th century events to paint an artist's epic yet controversial life story, the film offers a retrospective of Ungerer's life and art.
It's 2046, and over 30 years have passed since aliens arrived, changing life on Earth forever. In the frontier town of Defiance, a drifter-turned-lawkeeper and the newly-appointed mayor attempt to lead the human and alien residents through the prejudices and politics that threaten the fragile peace they've fought for.
Highlights four cases where whistleblowers noticed government wrongdoing and took to the media to expose the fraud and abuse. It exposes the surprisingly worsening and threatening reality for whistleblowers and the press. Includes interviews with whistleblowers Michael DeKort (Lockheed Martin Integrated Deepwater System program), Thomas Drake (Trailblazer Project), Franz Gayl (criticism of lack of MRAPs to troops in Iraq and Afghanistan) and Thomas Tamm (warrantless NSA surveillance), plus award-winning journalists like David Carr, Lucy Dalglish, Glenn Greenwald, Seymour Hersh, Michael Isikoff, Bill Keller, Eric Lipton, Jane Mayer, & more.
A collection of three Victorian thrillers about a detective who is years ahead of his time.
"Ellis is an amnesiac with a bounty on her head, and Nadie's trigger finger is the only thing keeping her friend from falling into the wrong hands. They're looking for pieces of Ellis's past, and every mile of open highway brings the girls closer together -- but their special bond is bound to be tested. At the dusty border crossroads where ancient spirits and modern science meet, a storm of conspiracyis brewing low in the desert sky. Someone out there can explain the hazy mysteries of Ellis's past. If she and Nadie keep moving south, the Hunter and the Witch will get their answers soon enough."--Container
After his defeat in the Battle of Britain, Adolf Hitler turned east and unleashed his Blitzkrieg tactics on the Soviet Union. When he failed to capture Moscow or secure a Russian surrender, Germany faced a scenario many had feared, a two-front war. As the Soviets pushed the Nazis back across the steppes, the RAF and the U.S. Eighth Air Force unleashed a sustained bombing campaign in the West.
A documentary on Levon Helm, a founding member of The Band, who was diagnosed with throat cancer and whose vocal chords were damaged by radiation treatments. While drumming for his daughter, he regained the use of his voice, and director Jacob Hatley captured the making of Helm's first studio album in 25 years.
Talking to invisible people can get a person into unusual situations. When Kahoko Hino encounters a tiny fairy named Lili on the way to school, she's shocked to find herself entered in a competition for her school's elite music program! That might be wonderful, but Kahoko doesn't play an instrument, let alone own one! But Lili has a solution and tries to give her a magic violin. Kahoko refuses at first, but weakens, after noticing all the good-looking boys in the program.
A documentary that winds through India's railways and stations, in the company of destitute children who have made the vast network their home. Confiding their life stories, fears, hopes, and dreams, the disowned and abandoned youngsters astonishingly entrust their sobering reality to Lucky, a former train station vagrant. Through him, viewers experience a rare and intimate connection with children who are faced with trafficking, molestation, drugs, and poverty on a daily basis.
Kevin Hart, one of today's most successful comedians delivers a sold-out live performance at Madison Square Garden.
[Vol. 1], The life of an enslaved person in America: "This program explores the daily life and customs of enslaved children and adults from colonial times through emancipation. What foods did they eat? How did they celebrate marriage? What role did singing play in their lives. Through live-action vignettes, reenactments, archival photographs and animated maps students will come to understand the hardships and plight of African Americans living under the institution of slavery."--Container.
Based on the acclaimed book by ecologist and cancer survivor Sandra Steingraber, this documentary follows Sandra during one pivotal year as she travels across North America, working to break the silence about cancer and its environmental links.
Marty Weaver just wants the best for his wife Debbie and their three kids. That's why he's moving them to Hidden Hills, New Jersey, a gated community. Marty is certain that their new home will be a dream come true. And then they meet the neighbors. After Debbie and Marty frantically try to make sense of the weird neighbors (Very European? A cult? Amish athletes?), they discover that the entire Hidden Hills community is comprised of aliens from the planet Zabvron.
This set documents events that shaped the Seventies- everything from the end of the Vietnam War, to the birth of disco, to the celebration of our nation's Bicentennial. Volume 2 covers the years 1973-1975 ; volume 3 covers the years 1976-1977 ; volume 4 covers the years 1978-1979.
Former Mayor Ed Koch was the quintessential New Yorker. Ferocious, charismatic, and hilariously blunt, Koch ruled New York from 1978 to 1989. His three terms included a competitive 1977 election; the 1980 transit strike; the AIDS epidemic; housing renewal initiatives; and a municipal corruption scandal. Through candid interviews and rare archival footage, the film chronicles the personal and political toll of running the world's most wondrous city in a time of upheaval and reinvention.
Zombie teenager Kieren Walker isn't comfortable in his 'undead' state. He didn't want to come back, he wanted to be dead. After his suicide four years ago, his friends and family thought they'd never see him again. But then, shortly after his funeral, thousands rose from the dead; and after a catastrophic war, imprisonment, months of rehabilitation and medication, the zombies are gradually being returned to their homes.
Kenichi is viewed by other people as a wimp, but when he meets the beautiful girl Miu and realizes that she lives with martial arts instructors, he trains to become a strong fighter.
"Uncover some of America's most haunted, unusual and eeriest places in this special two-DVD documentary dedicated to the paranormal. Poltergeists, ghosts, things that go bump in the night and other apparitions of the unknown are explored and explained by noted para-psychologists and an intrepid crew"--Container.