New Arrivals - DVDs
Spanning 50 years of grassroots and global activism, this Sundance documentary brings to light the vital stories of the environmental movement where people fought, and succeeded, against enormous odds
Yuki has been studying for her college entrance exam, and her entire life is focused on education. She runs into a group of design school students who want her to model their clothes. Although hesistant, she's lured by their wild uniqueness.
Today, less than 10% of African Americans consider themselves to be Republican and many of them keep their political views "in the closet." At the same time, most U.S. cities are dominated by the Democratic Party and the Republican Party is an endangered species. Filmmaker Kevin J. Williams takes a non-partisan journey over four years and two presidential elections to find out why there are so few Black Republicans and what that means for the future of the two-party political system in America. Starting in his hometown of Trenton, New Jersey, he focuses his camera of the GOP's efforts in urban areas versus the suburbs, the Democratic Party's success in retaining the African American vote, and what it means to be a Black Republican.
The original Captain Kirk, William Shatner, travels around the globe to interview the elite group of actors who have portrayed the role of Starfleet Captain, giving Star Trek fans an intimate and exclusive look at the pop culture phenomenon.
"In 1980 Stanley Kubrick released his masterpiece of modern horror, "The Shining." Over 30 years later we're still struggling to understand its hidden meanings. Rodney Ascher's wry and provocative documentary fuses fact and fiction through interviews with both fanatics and scholars, creating a kaleidoscopic deconstruction of Kubrick's still-controversial classic"--Container.
The Second Raid (2005), the third installment of Full Metal Panic, picks up about two months after the first adventure ended (and ignores the second, Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu). Sousuke tries to juggle active service with the mercenaries of Mithril and high school assignments tied to his efforts to protect Kaname. A mysterious enemy attacks in a remote Eurasian country and in China: It may be Gauron, the bloodthirsty terrorist Sousuke battled in the first series. He's accompanied by the assassins Yu Fang and Yu Lan, sisters who may also be lovers. Director Yasuhiro Takemoto stages hand-to-hand combat and a major mecha battle in a claustrophobic tunnel beneath the Yangtze River. When he's not engaged in deadly struggles, Sousuke remains as clueless as ever, and Kaname has fits at his excesses, although the tone of the show stays darker than the lunatic Fumoffu.
King Richard , a vain, self-indulgent man who rules with little regard for his people's welfare, is called upon to settle a dispute between his cousin Henry Bolingbroke and Thomas Mowbray. In an act that will spell doom for his reign, he banished both men, and sets into motion a chain of events that will change British history forever.
For the women who pick and process the food we eat every day, getting sexually assaulted, and even raped, is sometimes part of the job. Frontline and Univision partner to tell the story of the hidden price many migrant women working in America's fields and packing plants pay to stay employed and provide for their families.
There is something alive within the gloomy walls of Carwell Grange and it is not quite human. This spine-chilling, Victorian-era thriller pits bone-chilling fear against hot-blooded passion. As an orphaned child, Alice Maybell was taken in by Squire Fairfields. Now that she has grown into a beautiful young woman, his intentions have turned sinister. When she secretly marries his son, Charles, the Squire's wrath explodes and the desperate couple flee to the remote family home at Carwell Grange. There are dark secrets in this house and Alice soons feels something more malevolent than the Squire stalking her - an evil presence the servants only discuss in terrifed whispers - and this horror is about to unleash all of its black fury on her! the squire's other son. Alice faces the loss of her child and possible loss of her husband amid the gloomy home she feels trapped in, surrounded by secrets and mysteries and wondering who she can really trust.
Homicide detective Catherine 'Cat' Chandler teams with the mysterious Dr. Vincent Keller, the man who saved her life years earlier and who has a terrible secret. When he is enraged, he becomes a terrifying beast, unable to control his super-strength and heightened senses. They develop a complex relationship, understanding that their connection is extremely dangerous for both of them.
A modern day re-imagining of, and prequel to, the classic film Psycho. The story follows Norman Bates' teenage years, delving into his intricate relationship with his mother, and how she helped forge the most infamous serial killer of them all.
"Money. Sex. Marriage. Mortality. In 'The Numbers Game', data scientist Jake Porway tackles one of life's most daunting topics revealing the surprising science behind them. From mind-bending stats, hilarious man on the street experiments, and interactive game play. National Geographic delivers the answers to life's mysteries and gives you the tools to help take charge of your destiny and change your life forever."--Container.
Behind the music of Nashville lies a web of betrayal, heartbreak, and rivalry second to none. Rayna James is the Queen of Country, but there's a new 'royal' on the rise. Meet Juliette Barnes, a hot young diva poised to knock Rayna off her throne, both on the charts and in the heart of Rayna's lead guitarist and former lover, Deacon Claybourne.
Part 1. Prince Hal defies his father, King Henry IV, by spending his time at Mistress Quickly's tavern in the company of the dissolute Falstaff and his companions. The king is threatened by a rebellion, led by Hal's rival Hotspur, his father Northumberland and his uncle Worcester. During the battle of Shrewsbury, Hal faces Hotspur in mortal combat.
Recently crowned king, Henry V. has scarcely settled onto the throne when the French ambassador brings a challenge to his rule. Inspired by his courtiers Exeter and York, Henry swears that he will answer the French with all force. The stage is set for all-out war, and the young ruler must overcome incredible odds and self-doubt to win the day.
Letters from Paul: "Buck Denver and friends take a whirlwind tour through the 13 letters the apostle Paul wrote to churches all over the Roman world."
God's perfect timing: "Buck Denver and crew learn about the 400 years between the Old and New Testatments and how Jesus arrives at just the right time."
Two very different women-an upscale American named Mary and a middle-class Englishwoman named Martha-form an unlikely bond following the losses of their only children from malaria contracted in Africa. Battling their lingering grief and the strains on their marriages, the two work together to raise awareness of malaria while recovering their sense of purpose. A story of how ordinary people can make a difference in influencing social policy and affecting positive change.
FBI Agent Will Graham hunts the most notorious serial killers. He is both gifted and cursed with an extraordinary ability: he can think, see, and feel like his prey. What he doesn't know is that his new partner has an extreme past. While pursuing a cannibalistic murderer, Special Agent Jack Crawford teams Graham with a psychiatrist, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Dr. Lecter tests Graham every step of the way, playing a game all his own, while they work to unravel the mystery and catch the killer.
A portrait of shock television host Morton Downey Jr., the Father of Trash TV, who provided the fringes of society a national mouthpiece. Here, we learn about the man behind the loud and brash mouth, and his pursuit of fame, fortune, notoriety, and the true beginning of Reality TV.
The extraordinary life story of Cher's mother, Georgia Holt, is revealed here. Provides a rare peek into Cher's fascinating family history and features interviews with Holt, her daughters Cher and Georganne LaPiere Bartylak, and grandchildren Chaz Bono and Elijah Blue Allman. Includes unprecedented access to the family and features a never-before-heard duet performance with Holt and Cher.
An exploration of the client-attorney relationship between legendary music producer Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden, who represented Spector during his first trial for murder.
Book publishing has always been a competitive business. At Peverell Press, it's becoming cutthroat.
Ayakashi Kan: a mysterious condominium,, widely believed to be haunted, where every resident is required to have a personal bodyguard, or secret service agent. When the socially inept Ririchiyo moves in, all she's looking for is a little peace and quiet and some practice at inter-personal communications. However, she quickly discovers that her bodyguard Soushi might not just be foxy; he might actually be a fox- a fox spirit that is. In fact all of Ayakashi Kan's residents, and their agents, are more than they seem at first glance: each and every one of them has both human and non-human ancestors. But that's okay, because Ririchiyo does too!