New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

July 18, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Hetalia. Season five, The beautiful world.

July 17, 2014
©2014
1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from container.
Includes episodes 1-25.
They said it couldn't happen, but they were as wrong as a stack of pancakes in a cage full of bears! The adorable boys of Hetalia are back with some new friends and a super sparkly new look. Not to mention the long-awaited Buon San Valentino OVAs!

South Park. The complete third season [videorecording]

July 17, 2014
[United States] : Comedy Central ; Burbank, Calif. Warner Home Video, c2011.
3 videodiscs (374 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Voices of Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Isaac Hayes, Jesse Howell, Franchesca Clifford, Eliza Schneider, Jennifer Howell, Mona Marshall.
Title from container.
Episode numbers are as listed on the package and are not in complete numerical order.
disc 1. Episode 301. Rainforest shmainforest ; Episode 302. Spontaneous combustion ; Episode 303. The succubus ; Episode 305. Jakovasaurs ; Episode 304. Tweek vs. Craig ; Episode 306. Sexual harasment panda -- disc 2. Episode 307. Cat orgy ; Episode 308. Two guys naked in a hot tub ; Episode 309. Jewbilee ; Episode 312. Korn's groovy pirate ghost mystery ; Episode 310. Chinpoko Mon ; Episode 313. Hooked on monkey phonics -- disc 3. Episode 311. Starvin' Marvin in space ; Episode 314. The red badge of gayness ; Episode 315. Mr. Hankey's Christmas classics ; Episode 316. Are you there God? It's me, Jesus ; Episode 317. World wide recorder concert.
Join Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman as they take on the supernatural, the extraordinary and the insane.

Mr. Selfridge. Season 2

July 17, 2014
©2014
3 videodiscs (approximately 450 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jeremy Piven, Tom Goodman-Hill, Frances O'Connor, Polly Walker, Samuel West, Ron Cook, Aidan McArdle, Amanda Abbington, Katherine Kelly, Grégory Fitoussi, Aisling Loftus.
Title from container.
Based on the book Shopping, seduction and Mr. Selfridge by Lindy Woodhead.
disc one. Episodes 1-3 -- disc two. Episodes 4-7 -- disc three. Episodes 8-11. Special features (deleted scenes and making-of featurette).
Much has changed since Selfridges first opened its doors. Five years later, Europe is on the brink of war and London is enjoying one last defiant period of decadence. Mr. Selfridge now has his sights set on joining the establishment and rebuilding his family life. Tensions are also running high on the shop floor as Agnes is back from Paris, chic and successful. Not everyone is thrilled by her newfound confidence and by the reappearance of her old ally Henri Leclair, returned from America.

Vicious. Season one

July 16, 2014
©2014
2 videodiscs (210 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ian McKellen, Derek Jacobi, Iwan Rheon.
Title from disc labels.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2013.
Tells the comedic story of ageing partners Freddie and Stuart, two men who have lived together in their Covent Garden flat for nearly 50 years. Freddie was a budding actor and Stuart worked in a bar when they first met, but their careers are pretty much over and their lives now consist of entertaining their frequent guests, making sure that their aged dog Balthazar is still breathing, and hurling caustic insults at each other.

Murder one. The complete first season [videorecording]

July 15, 2014
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2004]
6 videodiscs (1035 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Daniel Benzali, Grace Phillips, Stanley Tucci, Jason Gedrick.
Title from container.
Created by Steven Bochco, Charles H. Eglee, Channing Gibson.
Disc one. episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. episodes 5-8 -- disc 3. episodes 9-12 -- disc 4. episodes 13-16 -- disc 5. episodes 17-20 -- disc 6. episodes 21-23.
Theodore Hoffman is a prominent defense attorney in a prestigious Los Angeles law firm. After successfully defending the wealthy but suspicious Richard Cross in a lurid murder trial, he is now involved in the defense of Neil Avedon. Neil is a famous young actor who has had severe drug and alcohol problems and was subsequently charged with the murder, after Cross was acquitted. This single case will run an entire television season (interspersed with bits from other cases that the firm is involved in).

South Park. The complete sixth season [videorecording]

July 15, 2014
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, c2011.
3 videodiscs (ca. 374 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Voices: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Isaac Hayes, Mona Marshall, Eliza Schnieder.
Title from container.
Episode numbers are as listed on the package and are not in complete numerical order.
disc 1. Episode 602. Jared has aides ; Episode 603. Asspen ; Episode 601. Freak strike ; Episode 605. Fun with veal ; Episode 604. New Terrance and Phillip movie trailer ; Episode 606. Professor Chaos -- disc 2. Simpsons already did it ; Episode 608. Red hot Catholic love ; Episode 609. Free hat ; Episode 610. Bebe's boobs destroy society ; Episode 611. Child abduction is not funny -- disc 3. Episode 612. Ladder to heaven ; Episode 613. Return of the fellowship of the ring to the two towers ; Episode 614. Death camp of tolerance ; Episode 615. Biggest douche in the universe ; Episode 616. My future self n' me ; Episode 617. Red sleigh down.
Professor Chaos is back, Stan meets his future self, Cartman makes a memorable appearance on daytime television, Bebe's newfound womanhood threatens to destroy society and America's favorite gerbil, Lemmiwinks, is introduced. For these four foul-mouthed young boys in South Park, Colorado it's all a part of growing up.

South Park. The complete twelfth season [videorecording]

July 15, 2014
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, c2011.
3 videodiscs (308 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Voices: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mona Marshall.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television in 2008.
disc 1. Episode 1201. Tonsil trouble ; Episode 1202. Britney's new look ; Episode 1203. Major boobage ; Episode 1204. Canada on strike ; Episode 1205. Eek, a penis! -- disc 2. Episode 1206. Over logging ; Episode 1207. Super fun time ; Episode 1208. The China problem ; Episode 1209. Breast cancer show ever --disc 3. Episode 1210. Pandemic ; Episode 1211. Pandemic 2: the startling ; Episode 1212. About last night ; Episode 1213. Elementary school musical ; Episode 1214. The ungroundable.
The boys follow the new President-elect from his acceptance speech to his first official day of duty as the Commander in Chief. They keep busy helping a down-on-her-luck pop princess, negotiating a truce for striking Canadians, and preventing giant rodents from destroying the world.

South Park. The complete thirteenth season [videorecording]

July 15, 2014
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, c2011.
3 videodiscs (308 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Voices: Matt Stone, Trey Parker.
Special features: commentary: mini-audio commentary by Trey Parker and Matt Stone on all episodes; seven deleted scenes; Inside Xbox: a behind-the-scenes tour of South Park Studios.
Originally broadcast on television in 2009.
disc 1. Episode 1301. The ring ; Episode 1302. The coon ; Episode 1303. Margaritaville ; Episode 1304. Eat, pray, queef ; Episode 1305. Fishsticks -- disc 2. Episode 1306. Pinewood derby ; Episode 1307. Fatbeard ; Episode 1308. Dead celebrities ; Episode 1309. Butters' bottom bitch ; Episode 1310. W.T.F. -- disc 3. Episode 1311. Whale whores ; Episode 1312. The F word ; Episode 1313. Dances with smurfs ; Episode 1314. Pee.
Roll with the boys as they save the economy, the whales, and a bunch of dead celebrities, all while discovering the joys of fish sticks. For them, it's all part of growing up in South Park.

Hell on wheels. The complete third season

July 10, 2014
Port Washington, NY : Entertainment One
3 videodiscs (430 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Anson Mount, Colm Meaney, Common.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as season three of the television series.
A former Confederate soldier still haunted by his past, Cullen Bohannon made a home in Hell on Wheels hunting down the men responsible for killing his family. Following the Indian attack that destroyed the railroad settlement, Cullen spends a long winter reshaping his lust for revenge into a burning ambition, to take control of the Union Pacific and drive it across the country.

Endeavour. Series 2

July 7, 2014
[United States] : PBS Distribution, 2014.
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Shaun Evans, Roger Allam,
Title from disc labels.
"Masterpiece mystery!"--Disc labels.
Trove -- Nocturne -- Sway -- Neverland.
The continuing stories of rookie Constable Morse.

The soul man. [Season one]

July 2, 2014
©2012
2 videodiscs (255 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Cedric The Entertainer, John Beasley, Wesley Jonathan, Niecy Nash, Jazz Raycole.
Title from web page.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2012.
Boyce 'The Voice' Ballantine was an R&B star living the life, until he got 'the calling' to become a preacher. Relocating from Las Vegas to St. Louis with his family, Reverend Boyce and his family have to get used to some changes. Not quite ready to give up their superstar lifestyles, wife Lolli and daughter Lyric have some trouble settling down.

Phantom. Requiem for the phantom. Part 2 [videorecording]

June 30, 2014
[United States] : Media Factory : FUNimation Entertainment, [2011]
2 videodiscs (325 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from disc labels.
A young man with no memories fights to salvage his humanity when he's forced into a life of murder by a dangerous crime syndicate called Inferno. The organization gives him a new name, Zwei, and molds him into a perfect killing machine, a meticulous instrument of death created to obey his masters' every deadly command. Zwei's not the only puppet controlled by Inferno; Ein is a girl as beautiful as she is brutal, and as lethal as she is lost. While mafia violence escalates around them, the two assassins grow closer, and Zwei begins the struggle to reclaim his past and save Ein from a blood-soaked future.

A young doctor's notebook

June 25, 2014
©2012
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Daniel Radcliffe, Jon Hamm.
Title from disc label.
Originally aired as a television program in 2012.
It's 1917, on the eve of the Russian Revolution, and a young doctor (Radcliffe) arrives in the middle of the night to lead an eerie, back-woods hospital. Fresh from med school, he is completely unprepared for the bizarre people and alarming medical maladies that face him, so, in an unexpected twist, he turns to his older self (Hamm) for advice. It's a fascinating, dark and original comedy with two of Hollywood's leading talents that surprises and entertains in a wholly unique way.

Single ladies. Season one [videorecording]

June 25, 2014
Miami, FL : Flavor Unit Entertainment, 2012.
3 videodiscs (502 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Stacey Dash, LisaRaye McCoy, Charity Shea.
Title from disc labels.
Originally broadcast as pilot movie and single episodes of the 2011 television series.
Three best friends in Atlanta who are living life - without a ring on it. These ladies experience ups, downs, and drama along the way - but at least they have each other.

Helix. Season 1.

June 25, 2014
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2014]
3 videodiscs (approximately 531 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Billy Campbell, Jordan Hayes, Kyra Zagorsky, Neil Napier, Hiroyuki Sanada.
Title from dic label
Special features: Cast & crew commentary on the pilot episode and Dans L'Ombre; Ronald D. Moore: the outlier of science fiction; The future of disease; the art of isolation; Dissecting the characters; outtakes; deleted scenes.
A thriller about a team of scientists thrust into a potentially life-or-death situation after being deployed to the Arctic to secretly investigate what could be a disease outbreak.

Poirot. Series 11

June 24, 2014
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2013]
2 videodiscs (398 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
John Hannah, Tim Curry, Elizabeth McGovern, Peter Bowles, James Wilby, David Suchet, Sian Phillips, Harriet Walter.
Title from disc labels.
Based on the novels by Agatha Christie.
Mrs. McGinty's dead -- Cat among the pigeons -- Third girl -- Appointment with death.
Putting his brilliant intellect and fastidious nature to the test, Agatha Christie's famous Belgian detective solves the most mystifying crimes of the Art Deco era in these newly remastered adaptations.

Poirot. Series 12

June 24, 2014
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn
2 videodiscs (371 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
David Suchet, Jessica Chastain, Barbara Hershey, Martin Shaw, Eileen Atkins.
Originally broadcast on A&E in 2010.
Bonus features: Photo gallery; David Suchet on the Orient Express.
Three act tragedy -- Hallowe'en party -- Murder on the Orient Express -- The clocks.
Agatha Christie's beloved Belgian detective returns in these four feature-length mysteries from the hit series. Set amid the unparalleled elegance of the Art Deco era, these beautifully remastered adaptations star David Suchet as the peerless Hercule Poirot.

Chappelle's show. The lost episodes [videorecording]

June 20, 2014
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, [2006]
1 videodisc (ca. 68 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Dave Chappelle.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television on Comedy Central in 2005.
Three completed episodes from the long-lost third season are finally available. Dave is now, and forever will be, one of the funniest, most boundary-pushing comedians ever to grace television.

Death in paradise. Season one

June 12, 2014
©2011
2 video discs (466 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ben Miller, Sara Martins, Danny John-Jules, Gary Carr, Elizabeth Bourgine.
Originally produced for television in 2011.
"British cop Richard Poole is a fish out of water when he is sent to the tiny island of Sainte Marie to solve a mysterious murder. Awaiting Richard is a ramshackle station and a very different type of policing"--Cover.

DCI Banks. Season one.

June 12, 2014
©2010
2 videodiscs (270 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Stephen Tompkinson, Jack Deam, Andrea Lowe.
Title from disc labels.
Originally aired in 2010.
Based on the bestselling Inspector Banks novels by Peter Robinson, DCI Banks follows the tenacious Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks and his headstrong partner Annie Cabbott as they attempt to solve three gruesome crimes. Fire engulfs two canal boats in a deliberate act of arson over a million-dollar painting; a woman is found dead on the moors with her throat slashed in a case eerily close to the murder of a young girl in the center of town.

Scott and Bailey. Season one [videorecording]

June 12, 2014
Burbank, CA : BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; Warner Home Video Inc. [distributor], c2013.
2 videodiscs (ca. 270 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Suranne Jones, Lesley Sharp and Amelia Bullmore.
Special Features: Behind the scenes documentary.
Scott & Bailey is a thrilling investigative drama series exploring the personal and professional lives of two female detectives. Despite their differences, impulsive, funny and single Rachel and reflective, married mother-of-two Janet, have a great partnership. Thrown together in the toughest of murder cases, they have become the best of friends, ready to support each other both in and away from the incident room. Each episode sees Rachel and Janet face a serious crime that is both challenging and emotionally difficult, whilst coping with their complex personal lives. Scott and Bailey is an honest and powerful crime drama series.

Franklin & Bash. The complete first season [videorecording]

June 10, 2014
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2012]
3 videodiscs (422 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Breckin Meyer, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Malcolm McDowell.
Title from disc labels.
Originally broadcast by TNT in 2011.
Disc 1 Pilot ; She came upstairs to kill me ; Jennifer of Troy ; Bro-bono -- disc 2. You can't take it with you ; Big fish ; Franklin vs Bash -- disc 3. The bangover ; Bachelor party ; Go tell it on the mountain.
After winning a high-profile case, attorneys Jared Franklin and Peter Bash, who are also lifelong friends, are recruited by a large firm's major partner.

Living single. The complete first season

June 10, 2014
©1993
4 videodiscs (approximately 567 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Queen Latifah, Kim Fields, Kim Coles, Erika Alexander.
Special features: "How ya livin'?: season one of 'Living single'" retrospective featurette.
Contains all 27 episodes from season one.
Disc 1: Judging by the cover ; I'll take your man ; Whose date is it anyway? ; A kiss before lying ; In the black is beautiful ; Great expectations ; Full court press -- Disc 2: Living single ... with children ; Just friends? ; Quittin' time ; The naked truth ; Crappy birthday ; Love takes a holiday ; Burglar in the house -- Disc 3: Living Kringle ; Fatal distraction ; The hand that robs the cradle ; Love thy neighbor ; Mystery date ; Hot fun in the wintertime ; Friends like these -- Disc 4: Who's the boss? ; Five card stud ; Love is a many splintered thing ; A tale of two tattles ; She ain't heavy, she's my mother ; What's next?
This group of seemingly mismatched women have found the recipe for twenty-something happiness. Enjoy all 27 season one episodes of the comedy series about four fly women living large and living single. Includes a terrific bonus featurette.

Have gun-- will travel. The complete first season [videorecording]

June 10, 2014
Hollywood, Calif. : Distributed by Paramount, [2004]
6 videodiscs (975 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Richard Boone, Kam Tong.
Title from disc labels.
Originally broadcast on television, 1957-1958.
disc 1. Three bells to Pedido ; The outlaw ; The great Mojave chase ; Winchester quarantine ; A matter of ethics ; The bride; Strange vendetta -- disc 2. High wire ; Show of force ; The long night ; The colonel and the lady ; No visitors ; The Englishman -- disc 3. The Yuma treasure ; The hanging cross ; Helen of Abajinian ; Ella West ; The reasonable man ; The High-graders ; The last laugh -- disc 4. The Bostonian ; The singer ; Bitter wine ; Girl from Piccadilly ; The O'Hare story ; Birds of a feather -- disc 5 The teacher ; Killer's widow ; Gun shy ; The prizefight story ; Hey boy's revenge ; The five books of Owen Deaver -- disc 6. The silver queen ; Three sons ; The return of Dr. Thackeray ; 24 hours at North Fork ; Silver convoy ; Deliver the body ; The statue of San Sebastian.
A statement on a business card is adorned with a chess-piece knight and heralds the professional services of Paladin. Based at the Hotel Carlton in San Francisco, and assisted by his manservant, Hey Boy, Paladin is an intelligent yet mysterious loner as well as a man of many talents, including detective, bodyguard, courier, sleuth and bounty hunter. When the situation is desperate, Paladin is the man to wire.

Have gun-- will travel. The final season, Volume two [videorecording]

June 10, 2014
[Hollywood, Calif.] : Paramount Home Entertainment, 2013.
2 videodiscs (406 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Richard Boone, Kam Tong.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast on television in 1963.
Disc one. Brotherhood ; Bob wire ; The debutante ; Unforgining minute ; American primative ; The burning tree ; Cage at Mac Naab ; The caravan -- Disc two. The walking years ; Sweet lady of the moon ; The savages ; Eve of St. Elmo ; Lady of the fifth moon ; Two plus one ; The black bull ; Face of a shadow.
He's the man in black willing to face any kind of trouble, for a price. Paladin knows countless languages, is a master of the fighting arts, and one of the fastest guns in the West. He appreciates fine food, beautiful women, and the refined lifestyle of San Francisco. But, at a moment's notice, this gunslinger will hit the trail, daring to do what few men would-or could. From the desolate desert to the homesteads of desperate squatters, Paladin always gets the job done.

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