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Roots
DVD
2007
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Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil ...

The Italian job
DVD
2003
4 available of 5 items

Fresh from prison, Charlie begins to work on a heist that will either set him up for life - or send him up forever. Charlie and his unruly lot of thieves take on the mob, the police and the gridlocked traffic of Turin to...

The color purple
DVD
2007
3 available of 5 items

The story of Celie, a poor black woman from the South, whose friendship with two women helps her overcome the brutality of her father and husband.

Roots. Disc 1, Episode 1
DVD
2011
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In Gambia, West Africa, Kunta Kinte, son of Omoro and Binta, distinguishes himself in manhood training rituals. But he does not enjoy his new status long: slave traders sweeping the countryside seize him. Chained with ot...

Roots. Disc 2, Episode 2
DVD
2011
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Despite a violent rebellion, the slave ship Lord Ligonier completes its voyage and Kunta Kinte endures the indignity of an Annapolis slave auction. Fiddler, the slave in charge of Kunta's training, becomes his only frien...

The Wiz
Blu-ray
2010
4 available of 4 items

Dorothy is a 24-year-old Manhattan kindergarten teacher who is whisked away from her inner-city neighborhood via a snowstorm to the mysterious land of Oz. Oz is a sprawling, decaying, nightmarish, and dangerous megalopol...

Roots. Disc 3, Episode 3
DVD
2011
3 available of 3 items

In 1776, a nation fights for freedom-- but not for all. Kunta Kinta escapes again and is crippled by slave catchers. He marries, gains a daughter and loses his long-time friend, Fiddler. Another chance for escape arises,...

Truman Capote's In Cold Blood
DVD
2003
3 available of 3 items

Dramatizes a real crime in which a Kansas farmer, his wife and two teenage children were brutally murdered by two ex-convicts. Explores the inner workings of the criminals' minds as it follows their purposeless meanderin...

Genius + soul = jazz —Charles, Ray, 1930-2004.
CD
2010
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Roots. Disc 5, Episode 5
DVD
2011
2 available of 2 items

Chicken George is sent to England as payment for his owner's gambling debt. Fourteen years later, he returns home a free man, a status that has a profound effect on the family begun by Kunta Kinte. The Civil War erupts; ...

Mackenna's gold
DVD
5 available of 5 items

"In the Arizona Territory of the 1870s, Marshal Sam Mackenna is the only living person who knows the tortuous route to the fabulous "Canon de Oro." During his journey, Mackenna is captured by Colorado, a brutal Mexican b...

It might as well be swing —Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998.
CD
1988
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The second collaboration for Frank Sinatra and Count Basie, a remarkable album that is more swing oriented than the first. Throughout the release they play with energy and panache.

Roots. Disc 4, Episode 4
DVD
2011
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At age 16, Kizzy is sold and bears her first new master's son, who grows up to become fun-loving Chicken George. Yearning to see her parents, Kizzy is comforted by Samuel Bennett, but they are ill-matched. When she retur...

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice
DVD
2004
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"Bob (Robert Culp) and Carol (Natalie Wood) are a sophisticated California couple who, after attending a free-thinking group retreat, decide to push the boundaries of their marriage by experimenting with outside affairs....

Q soul bossa nostra —Jones, Quincy, 1933-
CD
2010
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Shaft : original motion picture soundtrack.
CD
2019
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Soundtrack and score from the Shaft franchise film released in 2019.

Best of Mad TV. Seasons 8, 9, 10
DVD
2005
1 available of 1 items

MADtv is a late night sketch-comedy show based on the humor of the popular MAD magazine. Material includes celebrity impersonations, music video, commercial, movie, and TV show parodies, recurring characters, musical gue...

Roots. Discs 6 & 7, Episode 6
DVD
2011
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"Episode 6" The Civil War is over but night riders terrorize ex-slaves. By marking his clients' horseshoes, Tom identifies the raiders but endangers his own life. Chicken George, who fought for the Union, rejoins his fam...

The quintessence —Jones, Quincy, 1933-
CD
2007
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