How to look at a painting [videorecording] / directed by Lindsay Gossling, Paul Swadel, and Steven O'Meagher ; produced by Steven O'Meagher ; TVF International.

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Title: How to look at a painting [videorecording] / directed by Lindsay Gossling, Paul Swadel, and Steven O'Meagher ; produced by Steven O'Meagher ; TVF International.
Call Number: ND1143 .P37 2014
Description: Hosted by curator and author of the bestselling book of the same name, Justin Paton takes viewers on an adventure through museums and artists' workshops in hopes of providing a fresh and exciting new perspective on how to truly appreciate and better understand the world of painting.
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Gone with the wind [videorecording] / Selznick International in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screenplay by Sidney Howard ; directed by Victor Fleming.

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Title: Gone with the wind [videorecording] / Selznick International in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by David O. Selznick ; screenplay by Sidney Howard ; directed by Victor Fleming.
Call Number: PN1997 .G66 2009
Description: Documentary: Traces the filming of the Gone with the Wind, from its inception to its Atlanta premiere in December of 1939. Includes interviews of survivors of the experience, film trivia, and "test" clips-- a montage of screen tests of the many actresses considered for the role of Scarlett O'Hara, ranging from front-runner Paulette Goddard to "not-a-chancers" such as Lana Turner. Produced by David Selznick's sons, and written by iconoclastic movie historian David Thomson.
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The story of Qiu Ju [videorecording] = Qiuju da guan si / Sony Pictures Classics ; a Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. & Beijing Film Academy, The Youth Film Studio production ; China Film Co-production Corporation co-production ; executive producer, Ma Fun

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Title: The story of Qiu Ju [videorecording] = Qiuju da guan si / Sony Pictures Classics ; a Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. & Beijing Film Academy, The Youth Film Studio production ; China Film Co-production Corporation co-production ; executive producer, Ma Fung Kwok ; original script, Chen Yuan Bin ; screenplay, Liu Heng ; directed by Zhang Yimou.
Call Number: PN1995.9.C47 S7679 2006
Description: In a small Chinese village a farmer (Qing Lai) and his chief quarrel over land. When Qing Lai is injured by the chief, who kicks him in the groin, Qing's wife Qiu Ju begins a quixotic odyssey that takes her from her small village to the provincial capital. She is relentless in her one-woman crusade to wreak a simple justice from the proud Chief ... she wants him to apologize.
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Raging Bull [videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; United Artists ; a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production ; a Martin Scorsese picture ; produced in association with Peter Savage ; screenplay by Paul Schrader and Mardik Martin ; producers, Irwin Win

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Raging Bull [videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; United Artists ; a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production ; a Martin Scorsese picture ; produced in association with Peter Savage ; screenplay by Paul Schrader and Mardik Martin ; producers, Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; director, Martin Scorsese.
Call Number: PN1997 .R18 2010
Description: A biographical film about middleweight champion boxer Jake La Motta.
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A bout de souffle [videorecording].

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: A bout de souffle [videorecording].
Call Number: PN1997 .A23 2007
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The searchers [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures and C.V. Whitney Pictures ; produced by Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent, from the novel by Alan LeMay ; directed by John Ford.

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Title: The searchers [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures and C.V. Whitney Pictures ; produced by Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Frank S. Nugent, from the novel by Alan LeMay ; directed by John Ford.
Call Number: PN1997 .S33 2006
Description: A Civil War veteran spends five years on the trail of a Comanche raiding party that kidnapped his dead brother's daughters. Breathtaking scenery gives a picture of frontier families separated by miles of emptiness.
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Nature. Amazing places. Hawaii [videorecording].

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Nature. Amazing places. Hawaii [videorecording].
Call Number: DU623.25 .N38 2009
Description: Program I, Kilauea: mountain of fire explores the incredible power of the volcano and the challenges of life in its shadow. Program II, Violent Hawaii features a lost work with lava flowing down mountainsides, violent storms, monster waves, rockslides, and even heavy snows.
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Singin' in the rain / [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screen play by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Singin' in the rain / [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; story and screen play by Adolph Green and Betty Comden ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen
Call Number: PN1997 .S6113 2012
Description: With fame, fortune and fans galore, silent screen idol Don Lockwood thought he had it all. But one look at aspiring actress Kathy Seldon, and he knew exactly what he was missing. Now he's swinging from lampposts, singing in the raindrops and ready for love. With talking pictures on the rise, Don sets out to make a musical with the woman of his dreams, but one thing stands in his way, his jealous co-star who wants Don--and the leading role--all to herself.
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Schindler's list [videorecording]/ Universal Pictures presents an Amblin Entertainment ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; producers, Steven Spielberg, Gerald R. Molen, Branko Lustig ; directed by Steven Spielberg.

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Title: Schindler's list [videorecording]/ Universal Pictures presents an Amblin Entertainment ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; producers, Steven Spielberg, Gerald R. Molen, Branko Lustig ; directed by Steven Spielberg.
Call Number: PN1997.2 .S35 2013
Description: The incredible true story follows the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust. It is the triumph of one man who made a difference and the drama of those who survived one of the darkest chapters in human history because of what he did.
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Some like it hot [videorecording] / Ashton Productions, Inc. presents a Mirisch Company picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder.

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Some like it hot [videorecording] / Ashton Productions, Inc. presents a Mirisch Company picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder.
Call Number: PN1995.9.C55 S66 2006
Description: Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, after which they flee to Miami disguised as female musicians.
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Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace [videorecording]/ Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; produced by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse ; screen play by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; directed by Frank Capra.

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Frank Capra's Arsenic and old lace [videorecording]/ Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents a Warner Bros.-First National picture ; produced by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse ; screen play by Julius J. and Philip G. Epstein ; directed by Frank Capra.
Call Number: PN1997 .A77 2010
Description: A young man is shocked when he learns his aunts like to serve men elderberry wine spiked with arsenic, and then bury their bodies in the cellar.
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2001 [videorecording] : a space odyssey / Metro-Goldwyn- Mayer presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke.

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: 2001 [videorecording] : a space odyssey / Metro-Goldwyn- Mayer presents a Stanley Kubrick production ; directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick ; screenplay by Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke.
Call Number: PN1997 .T96 2007
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The complete Jean Vigo [videorecording] / Janus Films ; Gaumont.

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: The complete Jean Vigo [videorecording] / Janus Films ; Gaumont.
Call Number: PN1997 .C6645 2011
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Lawrence of Arabia [videorecording] / produced by Horizon Pictures Ltd. ; Columbia Pictures presents the Sam Spiegel-David Lean production ; screenplay by Robert Bolt and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean.

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Lawrence of Arabia [videorecording] / produced by Horizon Pictures Ltd. ; Columbia Pictures presents the Sam Spiegel-David Lean production ; screenplay by Robert Bolt and Michael Wilson ; produced by Sam Spiegel ; directed by David Lean.
Call Number: PN1997 .L39 2008
Description: A look at T.E. Lawrence, a British officer who unites the desert tribes of Arabia against the Turks during World War I.
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Bicycle thieves [videorecording] / produced by Giuseppe Amato ; directed by Vittorio De Sica ; screenplay by Vittorio De Sica ... [et al.].

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Bicycle thieves [videorecording] / produced by Giuseppe Amato ; directed by Vittorio De Sica ; screenplay by Vittorio De Sica ... [et al.].
Call Number: PN1997.L33 L33 2007
Description: In postwar, poverty-stricken Rome, a man and his son set to look for his stolen bicycle which is his only means of making a living.
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The Godfather. Part II [videorecording] / a Paramount Picture ; produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola ; screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola & Mario Puzo ; co-produced by Gray Frederickson & Fred Roos ; director of photography, Gordon Willis ; Coppo

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: The Godfather. Part II [videorecording] / a Paramount Picture ; produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola ; screenplay by Francis Ford Coppola & Mario Puzo ; co-produced by Gray Frederickson & Fred Roos ; director of photography, Gordon Willis ; Coppola Company production.
Call Number: PN1997 .G6352 2008
Description: The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family which tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing up in Sicily and in 1910s New York; and follows Michael Corleone in the 1950s as he attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba.
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Late spring [videorecording] = Banshun / Shochiku Films.

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Late spring [videorecording] = Banshun / Shochiku Films.
Call Number: PN1997 .B36 2006
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Mario Puzo's The godfather [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures presents ; directed by Francis Ford Coppola ; screenplay by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola ; produced by Albert S. Ruddy.

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Mario Puzo's The godfather [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures presents ; directed by Francis Ford Coppola ; screenplay by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola ; produced by Albert S. Ruddy.
Call Number: PN1997 G63 2008
Description: It is the late 1940s in New York and "Don" Vito Corleone is the head of a powerful Mafia "family." His youngest son Michael had defied Vito by enlisting in the Marines to fight in World War II. Michael has returned with no intention of continuing the family business, but after several assassination attempts on his father's life, Michael wants revenge on the men responsible. He is groomed as the new don, leading the family to a new era of prosperity, then launching a campaign of murderous revenge against those who once tried to wipe out his family.
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Dead Poets Society [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures presents, in association with Silver Screen Partners IV, a Steven Haft production in association with Witt-Thomas Productions ; written by Tom Schulman ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt,

New Videos and DVDs - July 14, 2015 - 8:40pm
Title: Dead Poets Society [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures presents, in association with Silver Screen Partners IV, a Steven Haft production in association with Witt-Thomas Productions ; written by Tom Schulman ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; directed by Peter Weir.
Call Number: PN1997.2 .D433 2006
Description: Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm-- changing their lives forever.
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Dante and the divine comedy [videorecording] / Cromwell Productions ; producer, Lara Lowe ; written by Dave Manson, Sonia Overall.

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Title: Dante and the divine comedy [videorecording] / Cromwell Productions ; producer, Lara Lowe ; written by Dave Manson, Sonia Overall.
Call Number: PQ4390 .D272 1999
Description: An introduction to The Divine Comedy, with interpretation and analysis by scholars, dramatized sequences, contemporary images and works by artists inspired by Dante's work.
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