New Arrivals · DVDs—Domestic Feature Films

July 2, 2015
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Paul Blart, mall cop 2

July 1, 2015
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2015]
1 videodisc (approximately 94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin James, Raini Rodriguez, Eduardo Verastegui, Daniella Alonso, Neal McDonough.
Widescreen.
Title from disc label.
After six years of keeping our malls safe, Paul Blart has earned a well-deserved vacation. He heads to Vegas with his teenage daughter before she heads off to college. But safety never takes a holiday and when duty calls, Blart answers.

Woman in gold

July 1, 2015
©2015
1 videodisc (109 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ryan Reynolds, Helen Mirren, Daniel Brühl, Katie Holmes, Tatiana Maslany, Max Irons, Charles Dance, Elizabeth McGovern, Jonathan Pryce.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Based on the life stories of E. Randol Schoenberg and Maria Altmann.
Sixty years after she fled Vienna during World War II, an elderly Jewish woman, Maria Altmann, starts her journey to retrieve family possessions seized by the Nazis, among them Klimt's famous painting Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I. Together with her inexperienced but plucky young lawyer Randy Schoenberg, she embarks upon a major battle which takes them all the way to the heart of the Austrian establishment and the U.S. Supreme Court.

'71

July 1, 2015
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2015]
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jack O'Connell, Paul Anderson, Sean Harris.
Widescreen.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2014.
A British soldier is caught behind enemy lines in Belfast 1971. Unable to tell friend from foe, and increasingly wary of his own comrades, he must survive the night alone and find his way to safety through a disorienting, alien, and deadly landscape.

Superfast!

June 30, 2015
Sherman Oaks, California : Ketchup Entertainment, [2014]
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Alex Ashbaugh, Dale Pavinkski, Lili Mirojnick, Andrea Navedo, Omar Chapparo.
Widescreen 16x9.
Title from disc label.
Undercover cop, Paul White joins Vin Serento's LA gang of illegal street racers. They're fast and they're furious and they plan to double cross LA's crime kingpin Juan Carlos de la Sol who hides his cash in a downtown Taco Bell. The gang's outrageous plan is as daring as it is ridiculous and will see them towing the whole damn restaurant, at crazy speeds, half way across the city.

Bedlam

June 30, 2015
©[2014]
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Guy Edmonds, Johnny Boxer, Peter McAllum, Cassandra Swaby, Gary Boulter, Greg Hatton.
Wide screen.
Released as a motion picture in 2014.
George is haunted by the demons of his family's past and tortured by the voices inside his head. He makes one last attempt at recovery by contacting his dead mother's doctor. The doctor's orders; that he attend Bedlam hospital for a guaranteed recovery. As George checks in, he's confronted by a world of society's unwanted, unloved and unstable. Soon, he will discover that all is not as it seems. The hospital hides a dark secret.

Let us prey

June 30, 2015
Orland Park, IL : MPI Media Group, [2015]
1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Liam Cunningham, Pollyanna McIntosh, Bryan Larkin, Hanna Stanbridge, Douglas Russell, Niall Greig Fulton, Jonathan Watson.
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Rachel, a rookie cop, is about to begin her first nightshift in a neglected police station in a Scottish, backwater town. The kind of place where the tide has gone out and stranded a motley bunch of the aimless, the forgotten, the bitter-and-twisted who all think that, really, they deserve to be somewhere else. They all think they're there by accident and that, with a little luck, life is going to get better. Wrong, on both counts. Six is about to arrive, and All Hell Will Break Loose!

The adventures of Huck Finn

June 25, 2015
©2012
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Leon Seidel, Jacky Ido, August Diehl, Heike Makatsch, Marcellus Swint, Mark Szabo, Joe Rodriguez, Ken Spassione, Jr.,, Logan Blevins, Holden Droege.
Title from disc label.
Based on the novel by Mark Twain.
Based on the classic book by Mark Twain, comes the story of the renowned young rascal: Huckleberry Finn. When Huck sets out on an adventure down the Mississippi River, he comes across a runaway slave named Jim. Inviting him along on his journey, Huck and his new friend encounter an array of trouble when they are detoured by the King and Duke.

Frog kingdom

June 25, 2015
[Santa Monica, California] : Lionsgate, [2015]
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Bella Thorne, Cameron Dallas, Drake Bell, Rob Schneider, Keith David, Gregg Sulkin, Dallas Lovato.
Title from disc label.
Special features: giving the characters a voice: at the recording studio; minuscule bonus episodes; trailer gallery.
When the Frog King announces that the winner of the Froglympics will win the hand of his daughter, Princess Froglegs, in marriage, she runs away. Disguised as a commoner, Princess Froglegs befriends street vendor, Freddie, and begins training with him for the games, determined that she will win and thwart her father's plans of marriage. Meanwhile, the villainous Serpent has ideas of his own to ruin the Froglympics and take over the kingdom.

Still

June 25, 2015
©2014
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Aidan Gillen, Jonathan Slinger, Elodie Yung, Sonny Green, Kate Ashfield.
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Tom gets into a feud with a teenage gang after a seemingly harmless encounter with a neighborhood kid. As his personal life also starts to unravel, the feud escalates to a shattering climax.

Ron Jeremy : life after the buffet

June 25, 2015
©2015
1 videodisc (84 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches.
Ron Jeremy, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, Dennis Hof, Bill Kinison, Pastor Craig Gross, Rabbi Elie Spitz, Mike Esterman, Teri Weigel.
Special features: behind the scenes with Ron Jeremy.
DVD release of the 2015 motion picture.
"In 2013 Ron made a different kind of headline. Death came knocking at his door when like a bolt of lightening he started experiencing pains in his chest. In this film Ron Jeremy takes us on a journey of his own spiritual awakening to understand that there is a greater power than what is here on earth."--Container.

Witch board [videorecording] = Bunshinsaba

June 24, 2015
[S.l.] : Tokyo Shock, [2006]
1 videodisc (ca. 92 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Gyu-Ri Kim, Se-Eun Lee, Yu-Ri Lee.
Title from disc label.
Special features: Audio commentary; Original trailer; Music video; Tokyo shock trailers.
A group of schoolgirls who are tormented by other students use a Oujai board to get revenge.

Aftermath

June 24, 2015
©2014
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Anthony Michael Hall, Chris Penn, Tony Danza, Frank Whaley.
Title from disc label.
Thomas Fiorini is a successful developer and an upstanding member of the community. Unfortunately, the good times come to a screeching halt as Matt and Tony start to vie for top position in the boss's construction company hierarchy and tensions flare. After a violent altercation with Tony, Matt mysteriously disappears and Tom's suspicions force him to fire Tony.

While we're young

June 24, 2015
[United States] : Lionsgate, [2015]
1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver, Maria Dizzia, Adam Horovitz.
Title from disc label.
Cornelia and Josh get their lives turned upside down when a young couple enters their lives.

Two men in town

June 23, 2015
[New York, NY] : Cohen Media Group, [2015]
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Forest Whitaker, Brenda Blethyn, Luis Guzman, Dolores Heredia, Ellen Burstyn, Harvey Keitel.
Title from disc label.
Based on the 1973 film, Two men in town / written and directed by Jose Giovanni.
After a troubled youth and eighteen years in prison, William Garnett is being released. With the help of an idealistic parole agent and his newfound Islamic faith, Garnett struggles to rebuild his life and overcome the violent impulses which possess him. However, Bill Agati, the Sheriff of the small New Mexico border county where Garnett is released, has other ideas.

Revenge of the Green Dragons

June 22, 2015
Santa Monica, CA : A24 : Lionsgate
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ray Liotta, Justin Chon, Kevin Wu, Harry Shum, Jr.
Title from disc label.
DVD release of the 2014 motion picture.
Set in 1980s New York City based on real events. Two immigrant brothers join the Green Dragons gang. They quickly rise up the ranks and become notorious in the community, drawing the attention of the NYPD's Detective Bloom. But when an ill-fated love affair pits one of the brothers against the gang's leader, he sets out for revenge on the group.

Love, Rosie

June 22, 2015
Hollywood, California : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2015]
1 videodisc (102 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Lily Collins, Sam Claflin, Suki Waterhouse, Christian Cooke, Jaime Winstone, Tamsin Egerton, Lorcan Cranitch.
Based on the novel "Where Rainbows End" by Cecelia Ahern.
A heart-warming, modern and romantic comedy-of-errors. Since the age five, Rosie and Alex have been best friends, facing the highs and lows of growing up side by side. A fleeting shared moment, one missed opportunity, and the decisions that follow send their lives in completely different directions. As each navigates the complexities of life, love, and everything in between, they always find their way back to each other, but is it just friendship, or something more?

Spike Island

June 18, 2015
©2012
1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Emilia Clarke, Lesley Manville, Elliott Tittensor, Nico Mirallegro, Jordan Murphy, Michael Socha, Adam Long.
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
A rising indie band travels to Spike Island, Cheshire, in May of 1990 to see The Stone Roses.

Lost river

June 18, 2015
©2014
1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Christina Hendricks, Saoirse Ronan, Iain De Caestecker.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
A dark fairy tale about love, family and the fight for survival in the face of danger.

Cymbeline

June 18, 2015
©2014
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Dakota Johnson, Ethan Hawke, Ed Harris, Milla Jovovich, John Leguizamo, Anton Yelchin, Bill Pullman, Delroy Lindo.
Title from disc label.
Based on the play by William Shakespeare.
When extortion, betrayal, and fiery passions threaten his criminal empire, a drug kingpin is driven to desperate measures in this explosive, modern retelling of Shakespeare's timeless tragedy.

Invitation to a gunfighter

June 18, 2015
©1964
1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Yul Brynner, Janice Rule, George Segal, Alfred Ryder, Clifford David, Mike Kellin, Brad Dexter, Pat Hingle, Russell Johnson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1964.
Includes trailer.
The citizens of a small town hire a gunslinger to kill an outcast. However, the gunslinger decides that the outcast is the only real man left in town.

Such good people

June 16, 2015
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Breaking Glass Pictures, [2015]
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Randy Harrison, Michael Urie, Scott Wolf, Ana Ortiz, Carrie Wiita, Rick Overton, Tom Lenk, Lance Bass, Alec Mapa, Kate Reinders, James Urbaniak.
Special features: Deleted scenes ; bloopers ; behind-the-scenes footage ; trailer.
DVD release of the 2014 motion picture.
A young, gay couple discovers a secret room filled with cash while house-sitting for their wealthy humanitarian friends, who have just died in a car accident. Mayhem ensues as they deal with jealousy, sibling rivalry, greyhounds, labradoodles, porpoises, and other friends who want the money.

The loft

June 16, 2015
Universal City, CA : Universal, [2015]
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Karl Urban, James Marsden, Wentworth Miller, Eric Stonestreet.
Title from disc surface.
Based upon the film "Loft" written by Bart de Pauw.
Five guys conspire to secretly share a penthouse loft in the city, a place where they can indulge in their deepest fantasies. But the fantasy becomes a nightmare when they discover the dead body of an unknown woman in the loft, and they realize one of the group must be involved. Paranoia seizes them as everyone begins to suspect one another.

Seventh son

June 16, 2015
[Ontario, Canada] : Universal Studios Canada, [2015]
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ben Barnes, Alicia Vikander, Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore.
Widescreen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
In a time of enchantments when legends and magic collide, the sole remaining warrior of a mystical order travels to find a prophesized hero born with incredible powers. Torn from his quiet life as a farmhand, the unlikely young hero embarks on a daring adventure with his battle-hardened mentor to vanquish a dark queen and the army of supernatural assassins she has dispatched against their kingdom.

Get hard

June 16, 2015
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros., [2015]
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart, Alison Brie, Craig T. Nelson.
A millionaire is pegged for fraud and sentanced to time in prison. He turns to a criminal friend to help prepare him to go.

A master builder

June 15, 2015
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]
2 videodiscs (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Wallace Shawn, Julie Hagerty, Lisa Joyce.
Widescreen (1.78:1/2.35:1).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
A visionary yet tyrannical middle-aged architect is haunted by figures from his past.

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