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Video
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in + 1 booklet. Sound: digital; optical; surround; DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0; Dolby Digital 5.1. Digital: video file; Blu-Ray.
The haunting tale of two young street hustlers: Mike, a sensitive narcoleptic who dreams of the mother who abandoned him; and Scott, wayward son of the mayor of Portland and the object of Mike's desire.
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2. Sullivan's travels [1941]

Video
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert. Sound: digital; optical; mono. Digital: video file; Blu-Ray.
A Hollywood director wants to abandon comedies and make serious films. In order to feed his creative flame, he travels onto the street disguised as a hobo in order to endure real hardship.
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Video
2 videodiscs (105 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded plate. Sound: digital; optical. Digital: video file; DVD video.
Opposites attract with magnetic force in this romantic road-trip delight, about a spoiled runaway socialite and a roguish man-of-the-people reporter who is determined to get the scoop on her scandalous disappearance. The first film to accomplish the very rare feat of sweeping all five major Oscar categories (best picture, best actor, best actress, best director, and best screenplay), is among the most gracefully constructed and edited films of the early sound era.
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Video
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded plate. Sound: digital; optical; mono. Digital: video file; Blu-Ray; region A.
Opposites attract with magnetic force in this romantic road-trip delight, about a spoiled runaway socialite and a roguish man-of-the-people reporter who is determined to get the scoop on her scandalous disappearance. The first film to accomplish the very rare feat of sweeping all five major Oscar categories (best picture, best actor, best actress, best director, and best screenplay), is among the most gracefully constructed and edited films of the early sound era.
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Video
1 Blu-ray Disc (approximately 114 minutes) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in + 1 videodisc Sound: digital; optical; stereo; Dolby Digital 3.0. Video: laser optical; NTSC.
After receiving a sweepstakes letter in the mail, a cantankerous father thinks he's struck it rich, and wrangles his estranged son into taking a road trip to claim the fortune. Getting waylaid in the father's hometown in Nebraska, the son tries to reconnect with his impenetrable father.
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Video
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([20] p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Based on the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of 1958, in which a fifteen-year-old girl and her twenty-five-year-old boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and several others in the Dakota badlands.
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Video
1 Blu-ray disc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Based on the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of 1958, in which a fifteen-year-old girl and her twenty-five-year-old boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and several others in the Dakota badlands.
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8. The hitch-hiker [2013]

Video
1 videodisc (70 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; mono. Digital: video file; Blu-Ray.
A classic, tension-packed, three-way dance of death about two middle-class American homebodies on vacation in Mexico on a long-awaited fishing trip. Suddenly their car and their very lives are commandeered by psychopathic serial killer Emmett Myers.
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Video
1 videodisc (DVD) (71 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Two middle-aged Americans on a fishing trip in Mexico have their car and their lives commandeered by a psychopathic hitch-hiker.
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Video
14 videodiscs : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 2 booklets (15 cm.) Sound: digital; optical; stereo; Dolby. Digital: video file; Blu-ray; all regions.
  • Volume 1. The short films collection, 1920-1923, disc one (The high sign (1921) ; digitally enhanced version of The high sign ; One week (1920) ; Convict 13 (1920) ; The Scarecrow (1920) ; Neighbors (1920) ; The Haunted house (1921) ; Hard luck (1921), five visual essays))
  • The short films collection, 1920-1923, disc two (The goat (1921) ; The play house (1921) ; The boat (1921); digitally enhanced version of The boat ; The paleface (1922) ; Cops (1922) ; digitally enhanced version of Cops ; My wife's relations (1922) ; alternete/deleted shots from selected films ; The men who would be Buster)
  • The short films collection, 1920-1923, disc three (The blacksmith (1922) ; The frozen North (1922) ; Day dreams (1922) ; The electric house (1922) ; The balloonatic (1923) ; digitally enhanced version of The balloonatic ; The love nest (1923) ; Character studies (1922) ; visual essays)
  • The Saphead (1920) ; complete alternate version of The Saphead ; Buster Keaton: life of the party (audio recording, 1962).
  • Volume 2. Our hospitality (1923) ; making-of documentary ; Hospitality (49 minute alternate cut)
  • Sherlock Jr. (1924) ; Three ages (1923) ; visual essays ; audio commentary ; Man's genesis (excerpt) ; Three ages recut as 3 short films
  • The Navigator (1924) ; making-of documentary; audio commentary ; photo gallery
  • Seven Chances (1925) ; audio commentary; A Brideless Groom (1947) ; visual essay; analysis of technicolor sequence.
  • Volume 3. Go West (1925) ; Battling Butler (1926) ; Go West (short film, 1923) ; audio recording of Keaton and a Western TV script proposal ; screenplay excerpts of an unproduced remake of Battling Butler
  • The General (1926) ; video tour of the locomotive, visual essays, behind the scenes
  • College (1927) ; audio commentary ; visual essay ; The Scribe (1966)
  • Volume 4. Steamboat Bill, Jr. ; alternate version ; making-of documentary ; two recordings of the folk song Steamboar Bill, Jr.
  • Lost Keaton, disc 1 (The gold ghost (1934) ; Allez oop (1934) ; Palooka from Paducah (1935) ; One run Elmer (1935) ; Hayseed romance (1935) ; Tars and stripes (1935) ; The E-flat man (1935) ; The timid young man (1935))
  • Lost Keaton, disc 2. (Three on a limb (1936) ; Grand slam opera (1936) ; Blue blazes (1936) ; The chemist (1936) ; Mixed magic (1936) ; Jail bait (1937) ; Ditto (1937) ; Love nest on wheels (1937))
Contains the independent short and feature silent films produced between 1920 and 1928, the sound short films produced for Educational Pictures, and many bonus features.
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Video
1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Pee-wee hits the open road to look for his missing bicycle and encounters riotous adventures with bikers, bums, cowboys, cons, a phantom trucker, and a waitress with wanderlust. Special features included.
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Video
1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
As Billy and "Captain America", Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda motored down the highway on their Harley Davidsons to the roaring strains of Steppenwolf's "Born to Be Wild", and the definitive counterculture blockbuster was born.
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Video
2 videodiscs (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
As Billy and "Captain America", Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda motored down the highway on their Harley Davidsons to the roaring strains of Steppenwolf's "Born to Be Wild", and the definitive counterculture blockbuster was born.
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Video
1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Wendy is down on her luck, but hoping to turn things around with a summer job in Alaska. Instead, she and her beloved dog Lucy find themselves stranded with no money in a small Oregon town.
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Video
2 videodiscs (141 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([12] p. ; 19 cm.)
El norte: Enrique and Rosa are brother and sister Mayan Indian peasants, living in the mountains of Guatemala. When the village attempts to organize for better treatment, Enrique and Rosa are forced to flee as the Guatemalan army is sent in to punish the townspeople. Receiving clandestine help from friends and humorous advice from a veteran immigrant, they make their way to Los Angeles, hoping to make a new life as young, uneducated, and illegal immigrants.
The journal of Diego Rodriguez Silva: depicts the life of a fictional poet caught in a civil war and jailed, but then set free on the condition he leaves his country and never returns.
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Video
1 videodisc (140 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([12] p. ; 19 cm.)
  • Special features: director's audio commentary; "In the service of the shadows: the making of 'El norte;" "The journal of Diego Rodriguez Silva" Nava's award-winning student film;" Gallery of Chiapas location-scouting photographs; theatrical trailer (2 min.).
El norte: Enrique and Rosa are brother and sister Mayan Indian peasants, living in the mountains of Guatemala. When the village attempts to organize for better treatment, Enrique and Rosa are forced to flee as the Guatemalan army is sent in to punish the townspeople. Receiving clandestine help from friends and humorous advice from a veteran immigrant, they make their way to Los Angeles, hoping to make a new life as young, uneducated, and illegal immigrants.
The journal of Diego Rodriguez Silva: depicts the life of a fictional poet caught in a civil war and jailed, but then set free on the condition he leaves his country and never returns.
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Video
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Go West (1925, 69 min.)
  • The scarecrow (1920, 19 min.)
  • The paleface (1921, 20 min.).
[Go West] A hapless young man, heeding the expansionist call of Horace Greeley, idealistically hops a freight train to meet his destiny. [The scarecrow] Follows the unhealthy competition between roommates vying for the attentions of a young lady. [The paleface] Buster helps a Native American tribe defend their land from greedy developers.
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Video
2 videodiscs (ca. 104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (57 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.)
Mike is a sensitive narcoleptic who dreams of the mother who abandoned him. Scott is a wayward son of the mayor of Portland and the object of Mike's desire. Navigating a volatile world of junkies, thieves, and johns, Mike takes Scott on a quest from the grungy streets to the open highways of the Pacific Northwest, in search of an elusive place called "home". A stirring look at unrequited love and life at society's margins.
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Video
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
A successful Hollywood director disguises himself as a bum and sets off to see America from the bottom up. In the midst of the brutality and despair, he makes a valuable discovery--that what the downtrodden need most is laughter.
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Video
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Pee-Wee's bicycle is missing. Pee-Wee hits the open road and encounters riotous adventures with bikers, bums, cowboys, cons, a phantom trucker and a waitress with wanderlust.
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