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New DVD List: 9/13/17

DVD 551.7 H                                                  2008

How the earth was made[DVD] / produced by Pioneer Productions for the History Channel; written and directed by Peter Chin. Examines the origin and geological evolution of the earth, focusing on the various cataclysmic transformations that occurred through time.

 

DVD CASE                                                       2017

The case for Christ [DVD]/ Pure Flix presents a Pure Flix/Triple Horse Studios production in association with Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures; a Jon Gunn film; produced by David A.R. White, Michael Scott, Alysoun Wolfe, Elizabeth Travis, Brittany Yost, Karl Horstmann; written by Brian Bird; directed by Jon Gunn. Based on the true story of an award-winning journalist who, working to disprove the newfound Christian faith of his wife, begins chasing down the biggest story of all time, with unexpected, life-altering results.

 

DVD GHOS                                                      2017

Ghost in the shell [DVD] / Paramount Pictures, Dreamworks Pictures and Reliance Entertainment present; in association with Shanghai Film Group and Huahua Media; an Arad Productions/A Steven Paul production; a Rupert Sanders film; produced by Avi Arad, Ari Arad, Steven Paul, Michael Costigan; screenplay by Jamie Moss and William Wheeler and Ehren Kruger; directed by Rupert Sanders. In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people’s minds and control them, Major is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major discovers that she has been lied to: her life was not saved, it was stolen.

 

DVD GOD                                                        2009

God on trial [DVD] / BBC Scotland; Hat Trick Productions; produced by Jemma Rodgers; written by Frank Cottrell Boyce; directed by Andy DeEmmony. Following the harrowing ritual of selection for death or hard labor, a group of new inmates unsure of their appointed fates begins asking how God could allow for so much suffering. Impulsively, the men decide to put God on trial for abandoning His chosen people. Amid the outside sounds of prisoners being marched to the gas chamber, the trial unfolds. They group address the question: How can there be evil in a universe ruled by an all-powerful, benevolent God?

 

DVD MEGA                                                     2017

Megan Leavey [DVD] / Bleeker Street and LD Entertainment present; directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite; written by Pamela Gray and Annie Mumolo & Tim Lovestedt; produced by Mickey Liddell, Pete Shilaimon, Jennifer Monroe; a Liddell Entertainment production; a Gabriela Cowperthwaite film. Based on the true life story of a young Marine Corporal whose unique discipline and bond with her military combat dog saved many lives during their deployment in Iraq. When she is assigned to clean up the K9 unit after a disciplinary hearing, Leavey identifies with a particularly aggressive dog, Rex, and is given the chance to train him. Over the course of their service, Megan and Rex completed more than 100 missions until an IED explosion injures them, putting their fate in jeopardy.

 

 

DVD NIGH                                                        1999

A nightmare on Elm Street [DVD]/ New Line Cinema. Nancy is having grisly nightmares in which something monstrous wants to kill her. Meanwhile, her high-school friends, who are having the same dreams, are being slaughtered in their sleep by the fiend.

 

DVD WALT                                                      2014

Walter’s war / BBC Productions; written by Kwame Kwei-Armah; directed by Alrick Riley; produced by Ruth Caleb. Meet Walter Tull, the Jackie Robinson of professional English football before World War I, and survivor of the worst racial slurs his opponents can hurl at him. When the game turns to war in 1914 and the playing field to the Battle of Somme, Tull makes history again as the first mixed-race officer in the British Army.

 

J DVD BABY                                                    2008

Baby Einstein baby’s first sounds[DVD]: discoveries for little ears / Walt Disney Home Entertainment; Baby Einstein Company; created by Julie Aigner-Clark. There’s a big fun-filled world out there for babies to discover. Baby Einstein helps by using music, language, nature and art in playful ways to entertain and engage little ones from birth and up.

 

J DVD SUPE                                                     2009

Super Why!. Fairytale friends. [DVD] The super readers fly into stories. Using their literary powers they learn to change the outcome of the stories while learning about the ABC’s and spelling.