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Video
1 Blu-ray videodisc (2 hr., 9 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 videodisc (129 min. : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.) Sound: digital; optical; surround; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1. Digital: video file; Blu-Ray.
It tells the riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world's oldest and most trusted institutions. When the newspaper's tenacious "Spotlight" teams of reporters delve into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, legal, and government establishment.
Green Library, Media & Microtext Center
FILMPROD-103-01
Video
2 videodiscs (1 hr., 34 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Saoirse and her brother Ben encounter a host of ancient and mythical characters on their journey to preserve the spirit world, awaken Saoirse's own magical powers, and discover secrets of their family's past.
Media & Microtext Center
FILMPROD-103-01
Video
1 videodisc (138 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (24 p. : 18 cm.)
A young aspiring actress becomes the secretary to an aging star and uses everyone to get to the top. From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve is determined to take the reins of power away from the great actress Margo.
Media & Microtext Center
FILMPROD-103-01
Video
2 videodiscs (84 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Allen Ginsberg recounts the road trips, love affairs, and search for personal liberation that led to the most timeless, electrifying, and controversial work of his career. Pushing the limits and challenging the mainstream, the passionate and provocative Howl and its publisher find themselves on trial for obscenity, with prosecutor Ralph McIntosh setting out to have the book banned, while defense attorney Jake Ehrlich fervently argues for freedom of speech and creative expression.
Media & Microtext Center
FILMPROD-103-01
Video
1 videodisc (201 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Born Malcolm Little, his minister father was killed by the Ku Klux Klan. He became a gangster, and while in jail discovered the Nation of Islam writings of Elijah Muhammad. After getting out of jail, he preaches the teachings, but later on goes on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca. There he converts to the original Islamic religion and becomes a Sunni Muslim. He changes his name to El-Hajj Malik Al-Shabazz and stops his anti-white teachings, having discovered the error of his mistakes. He is later assasinated and dies a Muslim martyr.
Media & Microtext Center
FILMPROD-103-01
Video
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Max has an active imagination, who will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him - runs away from home. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems.
Media & Microtext Center
FILMPROD-103-01
Book
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot.
Media & Microtext Center
FILMPROD-103-01
Video
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Set in the near future, the handmaids of the title are women who can still bear children after the ravages of war caused wide-spread sterility. One of the handmaids, Kate, is caught trying to escape the Republic of Gilead and sent to the prison-like training center. She is sent from there to the home of the commander to bear his child, but revolutionary forces have other plans for her!
Media & Microtext Center
FILMPROD-103-01