New Arrivals · DVDs—Domestic Feature Films

March 26, 2019
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

The vault

March 25, 2019
©2017
1 videodisc (approximately 91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
James Franco, Taryn Manning, Scott Haze, Francesca Eastwood, Clifton Collins Jr., Q'orianka Kilcher.
Two estranged sisters are forced to rob a bank in order to save their brother. The heist begins smoothly, but mayhem ensues when the defiant bank manager sends them to a basement-level vault, home to something truly evil.

Detour

March 25, 2019
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2019]
1 videodisc (69 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Tom Neal, Ann Savage, Claudia Drake, Edmund MacDonald, Tim Ryan, Esther Howard, Pat Gleason.
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1945.
As he hitchhikes his way from New York to Los Angeles, a down-on-his-luck nightclub pianist finds himself with a dead body on his hands and nowhere to run.

King of thieves

March 25, 2019
Santa Monica, CA : Lions Gate Home Entertainment, [2019]
1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Tom Courtenay, Charlie Cox, Paul Whitehouse, Francesca Annis, Michael Gambon, Ray Winstone.
Special features: King of thieves: A bloody good idea.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
A true crime film about a crew of retired crooks who pull off a major heist in London's jewelry district. What starts off as their last criminal hurrah quickly turns into a brutal nightmare due to greed. Based on the infamous true events.

Who we are now

March 25, 2019
[United States] : FilmRise, [2018]
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Julianne Nicholson, Zachary Quinto, Jess Weixler, Lea Thompson, Jason Biggs, Jimmy Smits, Emma Roberts.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Recently released from prison, Beth is working with her public defender to get her son back from her sister, who was awarded legal custody while Beth was incarcerated for ten years. Soon after, she forms an unlikely alliance with Jess, an idealistic young protege of the public defense team, who decides to take on Beth's cause, whether Beth likes it or not.

The mule

March 22, 2019
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2019]
1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Peña, Dianne Wiest, Andy Garcia, Taissa Farmiga, Jill Flint, Alison Eastwood, Manny Montana.
Title from disc.
Based on the New York Times magazine article 'The Sinaloa cartel's 90-year-old drug mule' by Sam Dolnick.
Earl Stone is a man in his 80s who is broke, alone, and facing foreclosure of his business when he is offered a job that simply requires him to drive. Easy enough, but, unbeknownst to Earl, he's just signed on as a drug courier for a Mexican cartel. Even as his money problems become a thing of the past, Earl's past mistakes start to weigh heavily on him, and it's uncertain if he'll have time to right those wrongs before law enforcement, or the cartel's enforcers, catch up to him.

Bumblebee

March 22, 2019
Los Angeles, CA : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2019]
1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Hailee Steinfeld, Dylan O'brien, Justin Theroux, John Cena, Angela Bassett, Pamela Adlon.
Title from disc.
Based on Hasbro's Transformers action figures.
Cybertron has fallen. When Optimus Prime sends a transformer to defend Earth, his journey to become a hero begins. Charlie Watson, a teenager trying to find her place in the world, discovers and repairs the battle-scarred robot, who's disguised as a Volkswagen Beetle. As the Decepticons hunt down the surviving Autobots with the help of a secret agency led by Agent Burns, the transformer and Charlie team up to protect the world in an action-packed adventure that's fun for the whole family.

Vice

March 22, 2019
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2019]
1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell, Sam Rockwell, Jesse Plemons, Alison Pill.
Title from disc.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Christian Bale stars as Dick Cheney in this epic tale of how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world. Co-starring Amy Adams, Steve Carell, and Sam Rockwell, it is a darkly comic look behind the scenes of American politics.

Don't come back from the moon

March 22, 2019
[United States] : Back from the Moon Productions, [2019?]
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
James Franco, Rashida Jones, Jeffrey Wahlberg, Zackary Arthur.
Wide screen.
Based on the book "Please don't come back from the moon" by Dean Bakopoulos.
All the men in a remote California desert town walk away from their families. They leave their angry, frustrated sons and daughters behind; kids who act out, engage in acts of petty burglary and vandalism, and look for love and family connection in the aftermath of their abandonment, all the while trying to understand why their fathers have 'gone to the moon,' leaving them to traverse the difficult path to adulthood alone.

Shine

March 20, 2019
[United States] : GVN Releasing, [2019]
1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Musetta Vander, Alysia Reiner, David Zayas, Artem Chigvintsev.
Wide screen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Two brothers, once East Harlem's best Salsa dancers, are separated after the death of their father, only to be reunited years later on opposing ends of gentrification.

The kid brother

March 20, 2019
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2019]
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Walter James, Leo Willis, Olin Francis.
Title from disc label.
"4K digital restoration"--Container.
When a traveling medicine show rolls into town, it brings with it excitement, the possibility of love, and a chance for Harold to prove his mettle. Deftly balancing Lloyd's brilliant sight gags and thrilling set pieces, which include an epic, knock-down, drag-out fight aboard an abandoned ship, the film is a hilarious and heartwarming high-water mark of early screen comedy.

Silver river

March 20, 2019
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2017]
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Thomas Mitchell, Bruce Bennett, Tom D'andrea, Barton Mac Lane, Monte Blue, Jonathan Hale.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1948.
"This disc is expected to play back in DVD video Play Only devices and may not play back in other DVD devices, including records and PC drives."--Container.
An ex-Civil War officer receives a dishonorable discharge, becomes a powerful business man out West, and devises a plot to steal an employee's wife.

The white buffalo

March 20, 2019
[United States] : Metro Goldwyn Mayer, ©2010.
1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Charles Bronson, Jack Warden, Will Sampson.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1977.
Based on the novel by Richard Sale.
Intriguing tale of Wild Bill Hickok and Crazy Horse, two legendary western figures, and their quest for the demon buffalo that haunts them both.

Stan & Ollie

March 19, 2019
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2019]
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
John C. Reilly, Steve Coogan, Shirley Henderson, Stephanie Hyam, Danny Huston, Nina Arianda, Susy Kane, Rufus Jones.
Wide screen (2.39:1).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
One of the world's great comedy teams set out on a variety hall tour of Britain in 1953. Diminished by age and with their golden era as the kings of Hollywood comedy now behind them, they face an uncertain future. As the charm and beauty of their performances shine through, they re-connect with their adoring fans. The tour becomes a hit, but Stan and Ollie can't quite shake the specter of Laurel and Hardy's past.

Sensitivity training

March 19, 2019
[United States] : Random Media, [2018]
1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Anna Lise Phillips, Jill Alexander, Quinn Marcus.
Title from disc label.
Anamorphic wide screen (2.39:1).
Serena is a misanthropic microbiologist, great with bacteria but horrible with people. After crossing a line with a colleague, Serena is forced into sensitivity training with Caroline, the bubbly woman assigned to be her coach. Caroline and her sunny disposition represent everything Serena hates, but she is determined to make Serena an acceptable human. While Serena does her best to get rid of Caroline, she may have finally met her match.

Holden on

March 19, 2019
[Los Angeles, CA] : Freestyle Digital Media, [2019]
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Matthew Fahey, Ross Thomas, Steve Ellis, Greg Thompson, Kelly Finley, Caleb Emery, Evan Brinkman, Ali Froid, Bear Badeaux, Tamlin Hall, David Atkinson, Carli Olson, Jennica Hill.
Widescreen (2.35:1, aspect ratio 16x9)
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Holden Layfield helps audiences through his harrowing tale in this film set in the early 1990s. After succumbing to a secret battle with mental illness, seventeen-year-old Holden devolves from a gregarious, small-town Georgian football player to a lost, self-medicating prophet. Based on a true story about dual diagnosis and teen suicide, this important film portrays the complexity of mental illness and suicide in teens, offers insight to prevention.

Adult life skills

March 18, 2019
New York, NY : Screen Media, [2019]
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jodie Whittaker, Lorraine Ashbourne, Brett Goldstein.
Title from disc.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Almost 30-year-old Anna lives secluded in her mum's shed making videos using her thumbs as actors. A week before her birthday her mom tells her that she has to cut her hair, stop dressing like a homeless person, and move out of the shed. At first, Anna is upset, but after a friend from school visits, her isolation can't be continued. Quickly she gets entangled with the local real estate agent and an eight-year-old boy who is obsessed with Westerns.

Second act

March 18, 2019
Burbank, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2019]
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jennifer Lopez, Vanessa Hudgens, Milo Ventimiglia, Leah Remini.
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
A big box store worker, Maya, reinvents her life story to land a job in the corporate side of the company she works for. After the aid of a fabricated resume and social network profile, she is offered the position. She accepts the position to try to prove what street smarts can do.

Braid

March 18, 2019
[United States] : Blue Fox Entertainment, [2019]
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Madeline Brewer, Imogen Waterhouse, Sarah Hay, Scott Cohen, Brad Calcaterra.
Title from disc.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Two wanted women decide to rob their wealthy yet mentally unstable friend who lives in a fantasy world they all created as children. To take her money, the girls must take part in a deadly and perverse game of make-believe throughout a sprawling yet decaying estate. As things become increasingly violent and hallucinatory, they realize that obtaining the money may be the least of their concerns.

If Beale street could talk

March 18, 2019
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2019]
1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kiki Layne, Stephan James, Regina King, Colman Domingo.
Title from disc label.
Based on the novel by James Baldwin.
A timeless love story set in early 1970s Harlem involving newly engaged nineteen-year- old Tish and her fiance Fonny who have a beautiful future ahead. But their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit. Now the pair and their families must fight for justice in the name of love and the promise of the American dream.

Big kill

March 18, 2019
[United States] : Archstone Distribution, [2019]
1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Christoph Sanders, Lou Diamond Phillips, Michael Pare, Jason Patric, Danny Trejo.
Title from disc.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
A tenderfoot from Philadelphia, two misfit gamblers on the run, and a deadly preacher have a date with destiny in a boom town gone bust.

Lovers and other strangers

March 18, 2019
[United States] : Kino Lorber, [2019]
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Bea Arthur, Bonnie Bedelia, Diane Keaton, Cloris Leachman, Gig Young, Richard Castellano, Michael Brandon, Harry Guardino, Anne Meara, Anne Jackson.
Title from disc.
Based on the play by Joseph Bologna.
First comes love, then comes marriage, then come loads of laughs. As Mike and Susan prepare to walk down the aisle, the groom gets a case of cold feet. Turning to friends and family for support can send the couple running for matrimonial cover: Susan's father is fooling around with her mother₂s best friend; Mike's brother is divorcing his high school sweetheart; his parents are living a loveless lie. The rocky road to happily-ever-after has never been so uproarious.

Prospect

March 14, 2019
[Las Angeles, California] : Gunpowder & Sky, [2019]
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches
Pedro Pascal, Sophie Thatcher, Jay Duplass.
Title from disc.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
A teenage girl and her father travel to a remote alien moon; aiming to strike it rich. They've secured a contract to harvest a large deposit of the elusive gems hidden in the depths of the moons toxic forest. But there are others roving the wilderness, and the job quickly devolves into a fight to survive. Forced to contend not only with the forests other ruthless inhabitants; but with her own father's, greed-addled judgment; the girl finds she must carve her own path to escape.

Eagles : the broadcast collection.

March 14, 2019
[United States] : Go Faster Records, [2019]
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Eagles.
Title from disc.
Featuring almost two hours of Eagles live performances recorded during 1973 and 1974, in the first stage of the band's career.

Career opportunities

March 14, 2019
Universal City, CA : MCA/Universal Home Video, [1998]
1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Frank Whaley, Jennifer Connelly, Dermot Mulroney, Kieran Mulroney, Berry Corbin, John M. Jackson.
DVD release of the 1991 motion picture.
A smooth-talking small town guy with a knack for putting up a front, finds himself locked inside the local department store with the daughter of the town's wealthiest family.

Aquaman

March 13, 2019
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2019]
1 videodisc (143 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Nicole Kidman, Dolph Lundgren.
Wide screen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
An action-packed adventure that reveals the origin story of half-human, half- Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime, one that will not only force him to face who he really is but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be a king.

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