DVD 324.6 VOTE 2020
Summary:One hundred years after the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment, this is the dramatic culmination story of the hard-fought campaign waged by American women for the right to vote, a transformative cultural and political movement that resulted in the largest expansion of voting rights in US history.
DVD 332.041 CAPITAL 2020
Capital in the twenty-first century
Summary:An eye-opening journey through wealth and power, a film that breaks the popular assumption that the accumulation of capital runs hand in hand with social progress, and shines a new light on today’s growing inequalities. Traveling through time, the film assembles accessible pop-culture references coupled with interviews of some of the world’s most influential experts delivering an insightful and empowering journey through the past and into the future.
DVD 781.65 MILES 2020
Miles Davis : birth of the cool
Summary:Examines the life of Miles Davis through his music, home movies, and his manuscripts and paintings.
ISBN:“6318224556 : DVD”, “9786318224550 : DVD”
RENTAL DVD 791.457 BELGRAVIA Season 1 (Marblehead pickup only)
Belgravia. Season 1
Summary:Follows events when the rising nouveau riche, including the Trenchard family, rub shoulders with London’s well-known upper classes and when secrets from the past threaten to emerge.
RENTAL DVD 791.457 CALL Season 9 (Marblehead pickup only)
Call the Midwife. Season nine
Summary:The life and times of a group of midwives working at Nonnatus House–a nursing convent serving the impoverished of East London in the late 1950s and early 1960s–are chronicled in this appealing British series based on true events. The women learn powerful lessons about life’s struggles while visiting with expectant mothers and poor children.
RENTAL DVD 791.457 GOLD Season 1 (Marblehead pickup only)
Gold digger. [Season 1]
Summary:On her 60th birthday, Julia hits it off with handsome young Benjamin. But their whirlwind romance is marred by the disapproval of Julia’s adult children. Does Benjamin truly love her, or is he the gold digger her family believes him to be?
RENTAL DVD 791.457 ORANGE Season 7 (Marblehead pickup only)
Orange is the new black. Season seven .
Summary:In the show’s final season, a recently paroled Piper tries to get back on her feet while life in Litchfield, as corrupt as ever, goes on without her.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE ARCHIVE 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:In the near future, George Almore is working on a true human-equivalent AI. When his wife is tragically killed in a car accident, he becomes obsessed with the impossible: bringing her back to life. Her memories have been preserved thanks to the Archive, but only for so long. In a race against time, George must defy scientific and ethical boundaries to save the one he loves most.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE BAD 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:The beloved superintendent of New York’s Roslyn school district and his staff, friends and relatives become the prime suspects in the unfolding of the single largest public school embezzlement scandal in American history.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE BURDEN 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:It tells the incredible true story of Michael ‘Mike’ Burden, an ardent young member of the South Carolina Ku Klux Klan who rose to the rank of Grand Dragon and walked away from all of it with the help of new love and an unlikely ally, the African American religious leader and social activist Reverend David Kennedy.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE BURNT 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
The burnt orange heresy
Summary:An ambitious art critic is hired by a wealthy art dealer to steal a painting from a reclusive artist.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE END 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
End of sentence
Summary:After Sean is released from prison, he reluctantly embarks on a journey with his alienated father to spread his mother’s ashes in her native Ireland.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE FISHERMAN’S 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:The fishermen of Cornwall are signed to Universal Records and achieve a top ten hit with their debut album of Sea Shanties.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE FORCE 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Force of nature ; writer, Cory Miller ; director, Michael Polish.
Summary:While trying to evacuate residents from an apartment complex during an intense hurricane, including a grizzled ex-cop and his daughter, a young police officer is thrust into further danger as a gang of thieves attempt to pull off a mysterious heist in the building.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE HIGH 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
The high note
Summary:A superstar singer and her overworked personal assistant are presented with a choice that could alter the course of their respective careers.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE HOW 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
How to build a girl present ; written by Caitlin Moran ; directed by Coky Giedroy.
Summary:"Johanna Morrigan is a bright, quirky, 16-year-old who uses her colorful imagination to regularly escape her humdrum life in Wolverhampton and live out her creative fantasies. Desperate to break free from the overcrowded flat she shares with her four brothers and eccentric parents, she submits an earnestly penned and off-beat music review to a group of self-important indie rock critics at a weekly magazine. Despite being brushed off initially, Johanna climbs to the top of the 90s rock music scene by reinventing herself as Dolly Wilde–a venerable, impossible-to-please msuic critic with an insatiable lust for fame, fortune, and men. It isn’t long before the rapid pace at which Johanna’s life is changing becomes overwhelming and she runs face-first into a devastatingly real, existential crisis: Is this the type of girl she wants to become?" –container
RENTAL DVD FEATURE KING 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
The king of Staten Island
Summary:Scott has been a case of arrested development ever since his firefighter father died when he was seven. He’s now reached his mid-20s having achieved little, living with his mother, spending his days smoking weed, hanging with the guys, and secretly hooking up with his girlfriend Kelsey. But when his mother starts dating a loudmouth firefighter named Ray, it sets off a chain of events that will force Scott to grapple with his grief and take his first tentative steps toward moving forward in life.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE MILITARY 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women on the home front form a choir and quickly find themselves at the center of a media sensation and global movement.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE OUTPOST 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:In Afghanistan, a small unit of American soldiers fight against an overwhelming force of Taliban insurgents.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE SORRY 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Sorry we missed you .
Summary:When Ricky and his family discover that they may have a chance to get out of debt and back into a home by working through a delivery service in England, they discover how tough the business can become and start to face a new set of struggles.,MPAA rating: Not rated.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE TRIP 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
The trip to Greece
Summary:When Odysseus left Troy it took him ten years to get back to his home in Ithaca. Steve and Rob have only six days on their odyssey in. On the way, they argue about tragedy and comedy, astronomy and biology, myth, history, democracy, and the meaning of life! Featuring locations such as: Temple of Apollo at Delphi, the Ancient Agora of Athens, the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus, the unique island of Hydra, the Caves of Diros, and more.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE VALLEY 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Valley of the gods
Summary:"Valley of the Gods contrasts abundance and poverty through three separate storylines, featuring a middle-class writer, an eccentric trillionaire, and a struggling Navajo community. Post-divorce copywriter John Ecas undertakes the biography of the richest man on earth, who is dead-set on mining sacred lands for uranium. When a modern advance runs afoul of long-dormant guardians from ancient legends, even the most unimaginable wealth may soon meet its match." –container.
RENTAL DVD FEATURE WORKING 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:When the last factory in a small Rust Belt town closes, an unlikely hero emerges. Against the advice of his wife, a career employee forms a friendship with his neighbor in order to revive the defunct factory.
RENTAL DVD FOREIGN CANTONESE LUCKY 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:In the heart of Chinatown, New York, an ornery, chain-smoking, newly widowed 80-year-old grandma is eager to live life as an independent woman. When a local fortuneteller predicts a lucky day in her future, Grandma decides to head to the casino, only to land herself on the wrong side of luck, attracting the attention of some local gangsters. Desperate, Grandma employs the services of a bodyguard from a rival gang and soon finds herself right in the middle of a Chinatown gang war.
DVD FOREIGN FRENCH 940.5486092 CHICHINETTE 2020
Chichinette . : the accidental spy
Summary:An inspiring documentary that tells the story of Marthe Cohn, a feisty young woman who joined the French Army during WWII after Hitler’s rise power. After keeping silent for almost 60 years, Marthe now shares the extraordinary story of how she managed to beat the odds and fight the Nazis as a spy after her family fled to the south of France, and a sister was sent to Auschwitz.
RENTAL DVD FOREIGN FRENCH ARMY 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Army of shadows
Summary:Follows a group of French resistance fighters during World War II as they face capture, escape, and a traitor.
ISBN:“1681436914 : DVD”, “9781681436913 : DVD”
RENTAL DVD FOREIGN SPANISH INFILTRATORS 2020 (Marblehead pickup only)
Summary:A docu-thriller that tells the true story of young immigrants who are detained by Border Patrol and thrown into a shadowy for-profit detention center on purpose. Marco and Viri are members of the National Immigrant Youth Alliance, a group of radical DREAMers who are on a mission to stop unjust deportations. And the best places to stop deportations, they believe, is in detention. However, when Marco and Viri attempt a daring reverse "prison break," things don’t go according to plan.