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New DVD List: 4/19/17

DVD 641.7 G SEASON 1                                              2017

The great British baking show. Season 1 / produced by Love Productions for BBC; producers, Helen Cawley, Mark Drake, Anna Driver, Hannah Griffiths, Jake Senior;  series director, Andy Devonshire; series producer, Samantha Beddoes; executive producer, Anna Beattie; created by Anna Beattie and Richard McKerrow. Follow the trials and tribulations of passionate amateur bakers whose goal is to be named the U.K.’s best. Each week, the bakers tackle a different skill, the difficulty of which increases as the competition unfolds, judged by Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood.


DVD APPE                                                                       2016

Appetite for love [DVD] / Hallmark Channel presents; produced by Marcy Gross, Ann Weston, Myra Morris, Howard Braunstein, Mel Weisbaum, Christian Bruy*ere; written by Howard Chesley; directed by David Mackay. A corporate executive is sent to a small town to re-brand a restaurant as part of a strategic acquisition, but the iconic diner happens to be in her home town where she hasn’t been in years and the owner is her high school sweetheart.


DVD BLOO                                                                      2016

Blood father [DVD]  / Lionsgate Premiere presents in association with Why Not Productions and Wild Bunch; produced by Chris Briggs [and 3 others]; screenplay by Peter Craig and Andrea Berloff; directed by Jean-Francois Richet. When his estranged teenage daughter is targeted by a drug cartel, ex-convict John Link must call upon connections from his criminal past to save his daughter’s future.


DVD DATE                                                                       2016

Dater’s handbook [dvd] / Crown Media Productions and Hallmark Channel present; produced by Harvey Kahn; written by Jennifer Barrow, Rich Tabach; directed by James Head. A woman changes her personality according to a dating guidebook to find a husband but realizes the man she wants is the one who loves her for who she is.


DVD HIDD                                                                       2017

Hidden figures [DVD]/ Fox 2000 Pictures presents a Chernin Entertainment/Levantine Films production; screenplay by Allison Schroeder and Theodore Melfi; directed by Theodore Melfi. As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history.  Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson crossed all gender, race, and professional lines while their brilliance and desire to dream big, beyond anything ever accomplished before by the human race, firmly cemented them in U.S. history as true American heroes.


DVD LION                                                                        2017

Lion [DVD] / The Weinstein Company presents ; in association with Screen Australia ; a See-Saw Films production; in association with Aquarius Films and Sunstar Entertainment ; produced by Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Angie Fielder; screenplay by Luke Davies; directed by Garth Davis. Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.

DVD MONS                                                                     2017

Monster trucks / Paramount Pictures and Nickolodeon Movies present a Disruption Entertainment production; produced by Mary Parent, Denis L. Stewart; screenplay by Derek Connolly; directed by Chris Wedge. Looking for any way to get away from the life and town he was born into, Tripp, a high school senior, builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. After an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site displaces a strange and subterranean creature with a taste and a talent for speed, Tripp may have just found the key to getting out of town and a most unlikely friend.


DVD NOVE                                                                      2016

A novel romance [DVD] Hallmark Channel presents; produced by Ian Hay; story by Beverly Nuako & Hanz Wasserburger; teleplay by Hanz Wasserburger; directed by Mark Griffiths.A romance author experiencing writer’s block moves to Portland and falls in love with his biggest critic.


DVD PASS                                                                       2017

Passengers [DVD] / Columbia Pictures presents; in association with LStar Capital; in association with Village Roadshow Pictures; in association with Wanda Pictures; an Original Film production; a Company Films production; a Start Motion Pictures production; produced by Stephen Hamel, Michael Maher; produced by Neal H. Moritz, Ori Marmur; written by Jon Spaihts; directed by Morten Tyldum. Two passengers board a spaceship transporting them to a new life on another planet. The trip takes a deadly turn when their hibernation pods mysteriously wake them 90 years before they reach their destination. As Jim and Aurora try to unravel the mystery behind the malfunction, they begin to fall for each other, unable to deny their intense attraction, only to be threatened by the imminent collapse of the ship and the discovery of the truth behind why they woke up.


DVD PATE                                                                       2017

Paterson [DVD]  / Amazon Studios and K5 International present in association with Le Pacte; an Inkjet production; a film by Jim Jarmusch; produced by Joshua Astrachan, Carter Logan; written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. Paterson is a bus driver in the city of Paterson, New Jersey – they share the name. Every day, Paterson adheres to a simple routine: he drives his daily route, observing the city as it drifts across his windshield and overhearing fragments of conversation swirling around him; he writes poetry into a notebook; he walks his dog; he stops in a bar and drinks exactly one beer. He goes home to his wife, Laura. By contrast, Laura’s world is ever changing.


DVD PRIC                                                                        2017

Priceless [DVD]  / Universal Studios; Roadside Attractions presents; a For King & Country production; in association with Radiate Films; production of a Smallbone Brothers film; screenplay, Chris Dowling [and] Tyler Poelle; story, Smallbone Brothers; producer, Steve Barnett; directed by Ben Smallbone. A widower who loses custody of his daughter finds himself unable to hold down a job. He agrees to drive a truck across the country, no questions asked. When he discovers what he is delivering, he is faced with a life-changing choic

DVD PRIM                                                                        2009

Primal fear[DVD] / Paramount Pictures presents; in association with Rysher Entertainment; a Gary Lucchesi production; a Gregory Hoblit film; screenplay by Steve Shagan and Ann Biderman; produced by Gary Lucchesi; directed by Gregory Hoblit. Criminal defense attorney Martin Vail is brilliant and confident. He is accustomed to fabricating and selling the truth while seeking the glory in the media spotlight. When he learns of the gruesome murder of a local Catholic archbishop, he immediately decides to defend the accused penniless altar boy. But Vail soon discovers that nothing is as it seems, as he becomes tangled in a web of lies, corruption and betrayal.


DVD ROGU                                                                     2017

Rogue One / directed by Gareth Edwards; screenplay by Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy; story by John Knoll and Gary Whitta; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur, Simon Emanuel; a Lucasfilm Ltd. production; a Gareth Edwards film. In a period of great conflict, a group of unlikely heroes led by Jyn Erso, a daring fugitive, and Cassian Andor, a rebel spy, band together on a desperate mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction.


DVD WEDD                                                                     2017

The wedding march [DVD] / produced by Harvey Kahn; written by Neal Dobrofsky & Tippi Dobrofsky; directed by Neill Fearnley. After two decades apart, college sweethearts Olivia and Mick are reunited when Mick is booked as the singer at Olivia’s wedding to another man.


J DVD 599.88 D                                                              2012

Disneynature: chimpanzee [DVD]. Oscar, a baby chimpanzee, is enjoying his life with his mother in the jungles along the Ivory Coast. Without warning, young Oscar is orphaned during an attack from a rival group of chimpanzees. Afterwards, he attempts to survive on his own, and to be accepted by the other chimps. Oscar struggles until he is adopted by the alpha male of his group.


J DVD ANAS                                                                    2010

Anastasia [DVD] / 20th Century Fox presents a Don Bluth/Gary Goldman film; produced and directed by Don Bluth & Gary Goldman ; screenplay by Susan Gauthier & Bruce Graham, Bob Tzudiker & Noni White. Princess Anastasia has been missing ever since the Russian revolution. Now she’s living on the streets, and Vladimir is trying to convince her to claim a reward.


J DVD BLAZ                                                                     2015

Blaze and the monster machines. Blaze of glory: a mini-movie. Blaze, and his driver AJ, are introduced to a world of racing Monster Machines! But when a cheating truck named Crusher uses his dirty tricks to try and win the championship race, Blaze will do everything he can to help his friends and beat Crusher to the finish line.


J DVD BLAZ                                                                     2015

Blaze and the monster machines. High-speed adventures. [DVD] Let’s blaaaze into four high-speed races with the Monster Machines! Help Blaze and AJ use adhesion to stop Zeg from bouncing away and acceleration to get Darington to the Stuntmania Super Track. Plus, win a sailboat race with the right parts and wind power, and even team up with Pickle for Team Truck Challenge Day!


J DVD BLAZ                                                                      2017

Blaze and the monster machines. Race in to Velocityville. [DVD] Let’s blaze into the next DVD release of the show that includes high-octane adventures featuring Blaze and friends transforming into race cars with super-charged engines!


J DVD BLAZ                                                                     2016

Blaze and the monster machines. Rev-up and roar!. [DVD] There are monster-sized surprises around every turn in these four wild episodes. From dinosaur rescues to monster mayhem to a Dragon Island Duel, Blaze is revved up and ready to go!


J DVD BLAZ                                                                     2016

Blaze and the monster machines. Fired Up!. [DVD] Get fired up for four action packed episodes! Whether he’s transforming into a fire truck, a bumper car, or an ice making machine, Blaze is ready to team up with you to use speed, stunts and Stem to save the day!


J DVD CHAR                                                                    2014

This is America, Charlie Brown / a Lee Mendelson-Bill Melendez production in association with Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates and United Media Productions; created by Charles M. Schulz; produced by Bill Melendez; executive producer, Lee Mendelson. This is America, Charlie Brown TV series: “From the voyage of the Mayflower to the bold exploration of outer space, join the Peanuts gang as they take a timeless journey through American history! Groove along with Charlie Brown and Snoopy as they discover the beginnings of jazz and ragtime music, cleverly accompanied by Lucy’s speech about American heroes. Soar with the Wright brothers, blast into orbit on the NASA space station, and create some the world’s most influential inventions”–Container.


J DVD CURI                                                                     2017

Curious George. Egg hunting. [DVD] Laughter and learning go hand in hand in this imaginative six-episode collection from the two-time Daytime Emmy Award-winning series airing on PBS Kids. Join the world’s favorite monkey as he and his friends search for an egg’s missing nest, rescue hungry bunnies, explore the magic of colors, and much more. Through every fun-filled misadventure, George shows how curiosity can lead to great discoveries and new friendships.


J DVD DANI                                                                     2017

Daniel Tiger’s neighborhood. Daniel visits the farm / author, Becky Friedman; director, Vadim Kapridov;  producer, Julie Soebekti. Join Daniel Tiger for some grr-ific farm fun! Daniel rides a horse for the first time with encouragement from Dad Tiger, helps his sister Margaret feed adorable ducks, and plays farm with O the Owl. Have fun with Daniel Tiger as he learns how to help others, conquers his fears, and much more!


J DVD ICE                                                                         2017

Ice age. The great egg-scapade [DVD] / Twentieth Century Fox Animation presents; a Blue Sky Studios production; written by Jim Hecht; produced by John C. Donkin; directed by Ricardo Curtis. When Sid takes a job as an egg nanny, he’s unaware an old enemy has plans of his own. The shenanigans lead to the first egg hunt and creation of popular Easter traditions.


J DVD MICK                                                                     2017

Mickey and the roadster racers. [DVd] Welcome to Hot Dog Hills, where Mickey and his pals run the coolest garage on the planet. Join them for high-octane thrills as they power up their amazing, transforming cars for races through the town, and around the world! Then, team up with Minnie and Daisy, cause when they’re not zooming to victory, they’re assisting friends in need at their fabulous ‘Happy Helpers’ headquarters.


J DVD PAW                                                                     2017

PAW patrol. Pups save the bunnies [DVD] / Spin Master Entertainment; Nickelodeon Productions; produced in association with TVOKids; animation by Guru Studios. Hop into seven springtime rescues with the PAW Patrol, including a double-length mission to save Adventure Bay’s Easter Egg Hunt! Plus, protect Farmer Yumi’s vegetable garden, Mayor Goodway’s tulips, missing songbirds, lost sheep and more!


J DVD PEPP                                                                     2017

Peppa Pig. Around the world. [DVD] Peppa, her brother George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig set off to the park to celebrate the beginning of the summer holidays. But when their car breaks down, Miss Rabbit lends them her plane for the day and they get swept off on an adventure all around the world.


J DVD PJ                                                                           2017

PJ Masks. Let’s go PJ Masks! / Frog Box; Entertainment One UK Limited; Walt Disney EMEA Productions Limited. Join Catboy, Owlette and Gekko on their nighttime missions, into the night to save the day. It’s up to Catboy, the real parade leader, to save the day from Night Ninja. But he doesn’t think he can lead the Ninjalinos without his drum. Luna Girl turns a sleepwalking Cameron into her very own human puppet. It’s up to the PJ Masks to save the day, but Gekko has to stop messing around first.


J DVD SCOO                                                                    2017

Scooby-Doo!. Shaggy’s showdown, original movie / Hanna-Barbera and Warner Bros. Animation present; written by Candie Kelty Langdale; directed by Matt Peters. Scooby gang visits a haunted town. The mystery only deepens when it’s discovered that the ghost is also the long lost relative of Shaggy Rogers!


J DVD SHER                                                                     2015

Sheriff Callie’s Wild West. Howdy partner! [DVD] Welcome to the frontier town of ‘Nice and Friendly Corners,’ where lovable Calico cat Sheriff Callie is the bravest, kindest leader to ever roam the West! Together with her trusty horse Sparkly and sidekicks Toby the cactus and Deputy Peck the woodpecker, Callie comes to the rescue and lays down the law. And with each musical adventure, learn important lessons about fairness, honesty and good morals. It’s the perfect mix of good ol’ friendship and laughter for your little one!


J DVD TEEN                                                                     2017

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.  Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Super Shredder. [DVD] They’ve studied relentlessly. They’ve mastered their craft. They’ve defeated countless enemies. But nothing in the Turtles’ training has prepared them for the deadliest, most formidable foe they have ever faced, the Super Shredder.