DVD 362.50973 ADVOCATES 2018
Summary:Examines historic and current causes of homelessness in Los Angeles, featuring advocates from different organizations who work on behalf of the homeless.
ISBN:“631754090X : DVD”, “9786317540903 : DVD”
RENTAL DVD 791.457 HOWARD’S 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Howards End is the story of two independent and unconventional sisters and the men in their lives seeking love and meaning as they navigate an ever-changing world. The social and class divisions in early 20th century England through the intersection of three families – the wealthy Wilcoxes, the gentle and idealistic Schlegels and the lower-middle class Basts.
RENTAL DVD 791.457 KEEPING Series 2 (Marblehead pickup only)
Keeping Faith. Series 2
Summary:Eighteen months ago, mother-of-three Faith had her cozy life thrown into chaos after the disappearance of her husband, Evan. Still striving to keep her family together, Faith must fulfill Evan’s debt to a vicious crime family even as she fights her attraction to a former client. Then a local farmer is found dead, and his wife, Madlen, is arrested for his murder
RENTAL DVD 791.457 SANDITON 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Tom Parker is obsessed with turning the sleepy seaside village of Sanditon into a fashionable health resort. He enlists the backing of local bigwig Lady Denham. Through a mishap, Tom makes the acquaintance of the Heywoods and invites their eldest daughter, Charlotte, for an extended stay at Sanditon. Meanwhile, Lady Denham, a widow, is playing matchmaker for her destitute nephew, Sir Edward, who is determined to seduce Lady Denham’s ward, Clara.
ISBN:“1531711448 :”, “9781531711443 :”
RENTAL DVD 791.457 SUCCESSION Season 1 (Marblehead pickup only)
Succession. The complete first season
Summary:Succession follows a dysfunctional American global-media family.
ISBN:“6317499411 : DVD”, “9786317499416 : DVD”
RENTAL DVD 791.457 UNFORGOTTEN Season 1 (Marblehead pickup only)
Unforgotten. The complete first season
Summary:When a body is discovered in a derelict building, DCI Cassie Stuart must untangle lies that have been covered up for nearly forty years. With her partner, DI Sunil Sunny Khan they narrow the list to four suspects, each with something to hide. As their deceptions are discovered, the people they love most begin to wonder what else they might be capable of.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE AFTER 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:A dysfunctionally-functional family attempts to work together to support their grandmother during her final days.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE BEAUTIFUL 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
A beautiful day in the neighborhood
Summary:Tom Hanks portrays Mister Rogers in a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. After a jaded magazine writer is assigned a profile of Fred Rogers, he overcomes his skepticism, learning about kindness, love, and forgiveness from America’s most beloved neighbor.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE DOCTOR 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Struggling with alcoholism, Dan Torrance remains traumatized by the sinister events that occurred at the Overlook Hotel when he was a child. His hope for a peaceful existence soon becomes shattered when he meets Abra, a teen who shares his extrasensory gift of the ‘shine.’ Together, they form an unlikely alliance to battle the True Knot, a cult whose members try to feed off the shine of innocents to become immortal
RENTAL DVD FEATURE FORD 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Ford v Ferrari
Summary:The remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby and the fearless British-born driver Ken Miles, who together battled corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE FRANKIE 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Unfolding over the course of a late summer’s day in the fabled resort town of Sintra, Portugal, this film follows three generations who have gathered for a vacation organized by the family matriarch. In this fairy tale setting, husbands and wives, parents and children, friends and lovers, stirred by their romantic impulses, discover the cracks between them, as well as the unexpected depth of feeling.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE GIVE 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Give me liberty
Summary:Medical transport driver Vic is late, but it’s not his fault. Roads are closed for a protest, and no one else can shuttle his Russian grandfather and emigre friends to a funeral. The new route uproots his scheduled clients, particularly Tracy, a vibrant young woman with ALS. As the day goes from hectic to off-the-rails, their collective ride becomes a hilarious, compassionate, and intersectional portrait of American dreams.
ISBN:“6318039910 :”, “9786318039918 :”
RENTAL DVD FEATURE GOOD 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
The good liar
Summary:Career con artist Roy Courtnay can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish online. As Betty opens her home and life to him, Roy is surprised to find himself caring about her, turning what should be a cut-and-dry swindle into the most treacherous tightrope walk of his life
ISBN:“9786318046046 :”, “6318046046 :”
RENTAL DVD FEATURE JOJO 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy named Jojo whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE JOKER 2019 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Warner Bros. Pictures presents Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix in the title role, alongside Oscar winner Robert De Niro, and is directed, produced and co-written by Oscar nominee Todd Phillips. The film centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone story not seen before on the big screen. Phillips’ exploration of Arthur Fleck, a man disregarded by society, is not only a gritty character study but also a broader cautionary tale.
ISBN:“6318014624 :”, “9786318014625 :”
RENTAL DVD FEATURE JUDY 2019 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Thirty years after rising to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. While preparing for the shows, Garland battles with management, reminisces with friends and adoring fans, and embarks on a whirlwind romance with soon-to-be fifth husband Mickey Deans, all while bravely struggling to overcome intensifying anxiety and physical decline.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE KNIVES 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:A tribute to mystery mastermind Agatha Christie and a fun, modern-day murder mystery where everyone is a suspect. When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan’s untimely death.
ISBN:“9786318057547 :”, “6318057544 :”
RENTAL DVD FEATURE MIDWAY 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Centers on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theater during WWII. The film, based on the real-life events of this heroic feat, tells the story of the leaders and soldiers who used their instincts, fortitude, and bravery to overcome the odds.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE MINE 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:After a methane explosion rips through a coal mine, the miners discover that they have an hour of oxygen left and try to survive and escape.
ISBN:“6318058923 : DVD”, “9786318058926 : DVD”
RENTAL DVD FEATURE MOTHERLESS 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:In 1950s New York, a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette’s Syndrome ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend.
ISBN:“9786318035606 :”, “6318035605 :”
RENTAL DVD FEATURE MRS. 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Mrs Lowry & son
Summary:Beloved British artist L.S. Lowry lived all his life with his overbearing mother Elizabeth. Bedridden and bitter, Elizabeth actively tried to dissuade her bachelor son from pursuing his artistic ambitions, while never failing to voice her opinion at what a disappointment he was to her.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE ONCE 2019 (Marblehead pickup only)
Once upon a time… in Hollywood
Summary:From 1958 to 1963, American actor Rick Dalton knew the height of fame and fortune as the lead in the television series Bounty Law. Yet, Rick wasn’t satisfied with the work and used his popularity to try to become a movie star. By 1969, Rick’s career has stalled so much that he takes jobs as a guest star on various shows. He even starts wondering if the only way he can make a comeback is by acting in Italian productions. Cliff Booth, Rick’s long-time friend and stunt double, helps him see that possibilities for success still exist in the Los Angeles film industry if they work together.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE TERMINATOR 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Terminator. Dark fate
Summary:An augmented human and Sarah Connor must stop an advanced liquid Terminator from hunting down a young girl, whose fate is critical to the human race.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE TWENTY 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:An embattled NYPD detective is thrust into a citywide manhunt for a pair of cop killers after uncovering a massive and unexpected conspiracy. As the night unfolds, lines become blurred on whom he is pursuing, and who is in pursuit of him. When the search intensifies, extreme measures are taken to prevent the killers from escaping Manhattan as the authorities close all of the city’s bridges to prevent any entry or exit from the iconic island
RENTAL DVD FEATURE WAVES 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Set against the vibrant landscape of South Florida, and featuring an astonishing ensemble of award-winning actors and breakouts alike, this film traces the epic emotional journey of a suburban African-American family, led by a well-intentioned but domineering father, as they navigate love, forgiveness and coming together in the aftermath of a loss. A heartrending story about the universal capacity for compassion and growth even in the darkest of times.
RENTAL DVD FOREIGN KOREAN PARASITE 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Kim Ki-teak’s family are all unemployed and living in a squalid basement. When his son gets a tutoring job at the lavish home of the Park family, the Kim family’s luck changes. One by one they gradually infiltrate the wealthy Park’s home, attempting to take over their affluent lifestyle.
DVD FOREIGN PERSIAN 958.1047 2019
Summary:Follows Afghan director Hassan Fazili as he and his family flee their country after the Taliban puts a bounty out on him.
ISBN:“6318061819 : DVD”, “9786318061810 : DVD”
RENTAL DVD FOREIGN SPANISH ROMA 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:Looks at the life of an early-1970s, middle-class family in Mexico City through the eyes of their indigenous domestic worker who keeps the household running.
ISBN:“9781681436579 : DVD”, “1681436574 : DVD”
DVD FOREIGN TURKISH 638.1 HONEYLAND 2020
Summary:"Hatidze lives with her ailing mother in the mountains of Macedonia, making a living cultivating honey using ancient beekeeping traditions. When an unruly family moves in next door, what at first seems like a balm for her solitude becomes a source of tension as they, too, want to practice beekeeping, while disregarding her advice"–Container.