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December 11, 2017

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Books, Movies & Music : New Adult DVDs

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Hundreds of DVDs are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most recent DVDs for adults.

 

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Gun Runners

Gun Runners

The unique story of two Kenyan warriors who decide to trade in their rifles for sneakers, so they can become competitive marathon runners.


Format: DVD
Holds: 9 on 4 copies

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Tiempo de morir: Time to die

Tiempo de morir: Time to die

The story of a former gunman who returns to his town after serving time in prison. He plans to live a quiet life, but the sons of the man he killed have other plans.


Format: DVD
Holds: 8 on 4 copies

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Ikiru: To live

Ikiru: To live

A young Japanese businessman dying of cancer wants to give something back to society before his death, so he decides to build a playground for children.


Format: DVD
Holds: 17 on 4 copies

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El espinazo del diablo: Devil's backbone

El espinazo del diablo: Devil's backbone

"Set during the final week of the Spanish Civil War, it tells the tale of a twelve-year-old boy who, after his freedom-fighting father is killed, is sent to a haunted rural orphanage full of terrible secrets."--Container.


Format: DVD
Holds: 17 on 6 copies

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SHADOWMAN (DVD)

SHADOWMAN (DVD)

Official documentary about '80s street art pioneer Richard Hambleton, known as the godfather of street art. This plunges viewers into the chaotic life of a forgotten artist, from early fame as a painter and denizen of the Lower East Side through his struggles with heroin, to his surprising comeback as street art exploded to become one of the most popular and lucrative art movement in the world.


Format: DVD
Holds: 13 on 8 copies

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EAST WEST 101: SERIES 1 (DVD)

EAST WEST 101: SERIES 1 (DVD)

Zane Malik is a young detective at the Major Crime Squad in Sydney, Australia. He's also a Muslim, in a post-9/11 world where such an identity automatically arouses suspicion and fear. He's a good husband and father and a dedicated cop with one main problem on the job: Detective Sergeant Ray Crowley. Crowley's an old school policeman for whom rules and regulations play a poor second to getting results.


Format: DVD
Holds: 12 on 12 copies

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Decoy: The Complete 39 Episode Series

Decoy: The Complete 39 Episode Series

"Based on a variety of factual cases tackling controversial subjects, the Decoy series was a significant marker in television history, undeniably ahead of its time. Initially aired on October 14, 1957, it was the first show to film on location in New York City and the first to feature a policewoman as its main character"--Container.


Format: DVD
Holds: 25 on 5 copies

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Friday Night Lights: Season Two

Friday Night Lights: Season Two

Coach Eric Taylor is the newest hire at a small town high school in Dillon, Texas. After a series of events leading to his release, Taylor is forced to build a football team from the ground up at the rival high school. His wife Tami, high school principal, faces scrutiny of her own as she takes constant blame from angry parents. But even through the hardships at work, challenges at home with teen daughter Julie, and endless drama, only one thing matters: Friday night.


Format: DVD
Holds: 9 on 10 copies

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Friday Night Lights: Season Five

Friday Night Lights: Season Five

For four years, the residents and students of Dillon, Texas, have faced difficult choices on and off the field with courage, passion and perseverance. Now the time has come to find closure for problems of the past, while pursuing new possibilities that will lead many beyond Dillon city limits.


Format: DVD
Holds: 0 on 10 copies

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America Revealed

America Revealed

Examines where industrial America stands today in the areas of food supply, electricity, transportation, and manufacturing. Incorporates aerial footage of the United States.


Format: DVD
Holds: 20 on 5 copies

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