New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

August 15, 2018
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

The Flash. The complete series

August 14, 2018
©1990.
6 videodiscs (ca. 1088 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
John Wesley Shipp, Amanda Pays, Alex Désert.
Originally broadcast in 1990-1991.
Based on the character created by Gardner Fox and Harry Lampert for DC Comics.
disc 1. The Flash pilot ; Out of control ; Watching the detectives -- disc 2. Honor among thieves ; Double vision ; Sins of the father ; Child's play -- disc 3. Shroud of death ; Ghost in the machine ; Sight unseen ; Beat the clock -- disc 4. The Trickster ; Tina, is that you? ; Be my baby ; Fast forward -- disc 5. Deadly nightshade ; Captain Cold ; Twin streaks ; Done with mirrors -- disc 6. Good night, Central City ; Alpha ; The trial of the Trickster.
After an accident in a crime lab a detective is transformed into The Flash, with the ability to move at superhuman speed, he uses his newfound power to battle crime.

The last man on Earth. The complete third season

August 13, 2018
Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]
3 videodiscs (approximately 396 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Will Forte, Kristen Schaal, January Jones, Mel Rodriguez, Mary Steenburgen.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2016-2017.
disc 1: General breast theme with cobras ; Full on smush ; You're all going to diet ; Five Hoda Kotbs ; The power of power ; The open-ended nature of unwitnessed death -- disc 2. Mama's hideaway ; Whitney Houston, we have a problem ; If you're happy and you know it ; Got milk? ; The spirit of St. Lewis ; Hair of the dog -- dics 3. Find this thing we need to ; Point person knows best ; Name 20 picnics... now! ; The big day ; When the going gets tough ; Nature's horchata.
In Season Three, the safety of Tandy (Will Forte) and the group is in jeopardy as armed intruders storm the Malibu beach near their home, and no one can agree on what to do.

Life in pieces. The complete second season

August 13, 2018
©2018
3 videodiscs (approximately 484 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Colin Hanks, James Brolin, Dianne Wiest, Betsy Brandt.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program, 2016-2017.
Disc two. Window vanity dress grace ; Musical motel property bingo ; Y2K Sophia honeymoon critter ; Tailgate spiral souvenir seating ; Best waxing grocery rental ; Chef rescue necklace negotiator ; Facebook fish planner backstage ; Awkward bra automated ordained.
LIFE IN PIECES is a comedy about one big happy family and their sometimes awkward, often hilarious and ultimately beautiful milestone moments as told by its various members. Of the three siblings, middle child MATT may have just found his true love, his co-worker COLLEEN; his coddled, youngest brother GREG and his wife JEN are overwhelmed by the birth of their first child; and the eldest, HEATHER, and her husband TIM are dreading their impending empty nest so much, they're considering having another baby.

Life in pieces. The complete third season.

August 13, 2018
©2018
3 videodiscs (approximately 465 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Colin Hanks, Betsy Brandt, Thomas Sadoski.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program during the 2017-2018 season.
disc one. Settlement pacifier attic unsyncing ; Bunny single nightmare drinking ; Treasure ride poker hearing ; Testosterone martyr baked knife ; Meal potty cart middle ; Waffle permission kidless boyfriend ; Thirty-five teacher escape lottery -- disc two. The twelve shorts of Christmmas ; Reading egg nurse neighbor ; Emergenycy interview driving lunch ; Goose friends auction fog ; Toilet shaving stuck fertility ; Therapy cheating shoes movie ; Parents ancestry coupon chaperone ; Graffit cute jewelry shots -- disc three. Pageant bike animals jerky ; Sitter dating sister mattress ; Renter portrait plagiarism scam ; #TBT : house destiny introduction retirement ; Lingerie cookbook gamble surrogate ; Video piercing model hangover ; Sixteen Spanish car leak.
A comedy about one big happy family and their sometimes awkward, often hilarious and ultimately beautiful milestone moments as told by its various members. Enjoy all the laughs in this complete third season.

The Mick. The complete second season

August 13, 2018
©2018
3 videodiscs (approximately 449 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kaitlin Olson, Sofia Black-D'Elia, Carla Jimenez, Thomas Barbusca, Jack Stanton, Scott MacArthur.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast as individual episodes of the television program in 2017-18.
disc 1. The hotel ; The friend ; The visit ; The haunted house ; The invention ; The matriarch -- disc 2. The homecoming ; The teacher ; The divorce ; The climb ; The trip ; The city ; The dump -- disc 3. The church ; The juice ; The accident ; The night off ; The car ; The dance ; The graduate.

Mr. Mercedes. Season 1

August 10, 2018
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
3 videodiscs (approximately 526 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Brendan Gleeson, Harry Treadaway, Jharrel Jerome.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2017.
disc 1. Pilot ; On your mark ; Cloudy, with a chance of mayhem -- disc 2. Gods who fall ; The suicide hour ; People in the rain -- disc 3. Willow Lake ; From the ashes ; Ice cream, you scream, we all scream ; Jibber-jibber chicken dinner.
Tells the story of a psychopathic killer who drives a stolen Mercedes into a crowd and a recently retired detective who tries to bring him down.

The Mick. The complete first season

August 10, 2018
©2017
2 videodiscs (approximately 393 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kaitlin Olson, Sofia Black-D'Elia, Carla Jimenez, Thomas Barbusca, Jack Stanton, Scott MacArthur.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast as individual episodes of the television program in 2017.
disc 1. Pilot ; The grandparents ; The buffer ; The balloon ; The fire ; The master ; The country club ; The snitch ; The mess -- disc 2. The baggage ; The new girl ; The wolf ; The bully ; The heater ; The sleepover ; The implant ; The intruder.
A no-holds-barred comedy that gives new meaning to the phrase dysfunctional family. Mickey is an unapologetic degenerate, who suddenly finds herself stuck in affluent Greenwich, CT, raising her spoiled niece and nephews. She may discover it's not the buzzkill she always thought it would be.

Arrow. The complete sixth season.

August 9, 2018
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2018]
5 videodiscs (970 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, Willa Holland, Emily Bett Rickards, Colton Haynes, John Barrowman, Paul Blackthorne.
Wide screen.
Based on the characters from DC Comics.
disc 1. Episodes 1-5 -- disc 2. Episodes 6-9 -- disc 3. Episodes 10-14 -- disc 4. Episodes 15-19 -- disc 5. Episodes 20-23.
After last season's emotional showdown between Oliver Queen and Adrian Chase, the focus shifts into uncovering the fate of each and every member of Team Arrow; with their futures left hanging precariously in the balance. Having finally solidified and strengthened his crime-fighting team, the Green Arrow might be forced to rethink his relationships with his 'family' in Season Six.

The blacklist. The complete fifth season.

August 9, 2018
©2018
5 videodiscs (approximately 946 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff.
Widescreen (1.78:1)
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2017.
Feeling surprisingly unencumbered, Raymond Reddington is back, and in the process of rebuilding his criminal empire. Liz finds herself torn between her role as an FBI agent and the temptation to act on her more criminal instincts. In a world where the search for Blacklisters has become a family trade, Red will undoubtedly reclaim his moniker as the 'Concierge of Crime.'

NCIS: New Orleans. The fourth season / CBS Studios Inc.

August 8, 2018
[Hollywood, California] : Paramount Home Media Distribution., [2018]
6 videodiscs (approximately 1017 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Rob Kerkovich, Daryl Mitchell, CCH Pounder.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2017.
disc 1. Rogue nation ; #1 fan ; The asset ; Dead man calling -- disc 2. Viral ; Acceptable loss ; The accident ; Sins of the father -- disc 3. Hard knock life ; Mirror, mirror ; Monster ; Identity crisis -- disc 4. Ties that bind ; A new dawn ; The last mile ; Empathy -- disc 5. Treasure hunt ; Welcome to the jungle ; High stakes ; Powder keg -- disc 6. Mind games ; The assassination of Dwayne Pride ; Checkmate, parts I & II.
A spin-off of NCIS about the local field office of NCIS that investigates criminal cases involving military personnel in The Big Easy, a city known for its music, entertainment and decadence.

SEAL team. Season one.

August 8, 2018
[Hollywood, CA] : Paramount, [2018]
6 videodiscs (approximately 939 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
David Boreanaz, Max Thieriot, A.J. Buckley, Toni Trucks, Jessica Pare, Neil Brown Jr..
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program, 2017.
A new military drama that follows the professional and personal lives of the most elite unit of Navy SEALs as they train, plan, and execute the most dangerous, high-stakes missions the country can ask of them. Jason Hayes is the respected, intense leader of the Tier One team whose home life has suffered as a result of his extensive warrior's existence.

Last man standing. The complete fifth season

August 7, 2018
©2018
3 videodiscs (approximately 484 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tim Allen, Nancy Travis, Amanda Fuller, Kaitlyn Dever, Molly Ephraim.
Widescreen (16:9, 1.78:1)
Contains all 22 episodes from season 5 of the television series, originally broadcast on television during the 2015-2016 season.
disc one. The wolf returns ; Free range parents ; Ping-pong ; Educating Boyd ; The road less driven ; Halloween ; The dad hat -- disc two. The big sleepover ; The gratitude list ; The puck stops here ; Gift of the wise man ; Polar run ; Mike and the mechanics ; The ring -- disc three. Home sweet loan ; Eve's band ; Tanks for the memories ; He shed, she shed ; Outdoor woman ; Tattoo ; The marriage doctor ; The shortcut.
Follows the continuing events and developments in the family life of Mike Baxter, his wife Vanessa and their three daughters, Eve, Kristin and Mandy. Returning from a fantastic two-month road trip, Mike finds a lot has happened at home and at work. Vanessa has changed careers and Kristin is now part of Mike's "work family" as the manager of Outdoor Man Grill.

Last man standing. The complete sixth season

August 7, 2018
©2018
3 videodiscs (approximately 476 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tim Allen, Nancy Travis, Amanda Fuller, Kaitlyn Dever, Molly Ephraim.
Widescreen (1.78:1)
Contains all 22 episodes from season 6 of the television series, originally broadcast on television during the 2016-2017 season.
disc one. Papa bear ; Gameday forecast: showers ; Where there's smoke, there's fire ; Boyd will be Boyd ; Trick or treat ; A new place for one of our people ; Bridezilla vs. the Baxters -- disc two. My father the car ; Precious snowflakes ; Help wanted ; My name is Rob ; Three sisters ; Explorers ; A house divided ; The fixer -- disc three. The force ; The friending library ; Take me to church ; House of Tutor ; Heavy meddle ; Bad heir day ; Shadowboxing.
Follows the continuing events and developments in the family life of Mike Baxter, his wife Vanessa and their three daughters, Eve, Kristin and Mandy. Vanessa finds her new career in peril as a teacher's strike looms. Daughter Kristin is managing the Outdoor Man Grill while her husband Ryan homeschools their son -- with Mike nearby to counterbalance Ryan's liberal views.

Riverdale. The complete second season

August 6, 2018
©2018
4 videodiscs (968 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
K. J. Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse, Luke Perry.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Based on the Archie comics.
disc 1. Episodes 1-5 -- disc 2. Episodes 6-11 -- disc 3. Episodes 12-17 -- disc 4. Episodes 18-22.
Based on the characters from Archie Comics, Riverdale returns with its subversive take on Archie and his friends, exploring small town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale's wholesome facade. Determined to protect the sanctity of his town in the wake of his father's shooting, season two finds Archie seeking vengeance. As a civil war brews between the Northside and the Southside, loyalties will be divided. Betty and Jughead's relationship enters fragile territory when Jughead decides to live on the Southside, and Betty becomes plagued by news of her long-lost brother.

No offence. Series 1

August 6, 2018
[Silver Spring, MD] : Acorn Media, [2018]
3 videodiscs (approximately 381 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Elaine Cassidy, Joanna Scanlan, Alexandra Roach, Will Mellor, Paul Ritter, Colin Salmon.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2015.
disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- disc 2. Episodes 4-6 -- disc 3. Episodes 7-8.
Charismatic DI Vivienne Deering leads an ace but unorthodox squad that tackles Manchester's most gruesome and off-the-wall crimes, including drug dealers, neo-Nazis, and black-market organ sellers. When strong-willed DC Dinah Kowalska connects a body at the morgue to a group of murdered girls with Down's syndrome, Viv and her team begin the hunt for a serial killer. What they uncover could leave even the most seasoned officers reeling.

The good doctor. Season one.

August 6, 2018
©2018
5 videodiscs (approximately 772 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Freddie Highmore, Nicholas Gonzalez, Antonia Thomas.
Title from disc label.
Anamorphic wide screen (1.78:1).
disc 1. Burnt food ; Mount Rushmore ; Oliver ; Pipes -- disc 2. Point three percent ; Not fake ; 22 steps ; Apple -- disc 3. Intangibles ; Sacrifice ; Islands, part one ; Islands, part two -- disc 4. Seven reasons ; She ; Heartfelt ; disc 5. Pain ; Smile ; More.
Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, Shaun uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives and challenge the skepticism of his colleagues.

Here and now. [Season one]

August 6, 2018
New York, NY : HBO Home Entertainment, [2018]
4 videodiscs (approximately 567 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tim Robbins, Holly Hunter, Daniel Zovatto, Jerrika Hinton, Raymond Lee, Sosie Bacon, Peter MacDissi.
Title from disc label.
Special features: Alan Ball: Inside the scenes.
Disc two. Hide and seek -- From sun up to sun down -- Fight death
A provocative and darkly comic meditation on the forces polarizing present-day American culture, as experienced by the members of a progressive multi-ethnic family, a philosophy professor and his wife, their adopted children, and sole biological child, and a Muslim family, headed by a psychiatrist who is treating one of their children.

Get Shorty. Season one.

August 6, 2018
©2018
3 videodiscs (approximately 565 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ray Romano, Chris O'Dowd, Carolyn Dodd, Goya Robles, , Sean Bridges.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Inspired by Elmore Leonard's novel Get Shorty.
The story of Miles Daly who works as muscle for a murderous crime ring in Nevada and attempts to change professions and become a movie producer, laundering money through a Hollywood film.

New girl. The final season

August 6, 2018
©2018
1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield, Hannah Simone, Lamorne Morris.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Created by Elizabeth Meriwether.
About three years later ; Tuesday meeting ; Lillypads ; Where the road goes ; Godparents ; Marlo ; The Curse of the pirate bride ; Engram Pattersky.
"Entering its seventh and final season, ensemble comedy NEW GIRL takes a modern look at friendship and romance, as a group of five friends attempt to find their respective places in the world, while begrudgingly accepting the responsibilities of adulthood - with often hilarious results. As the series' sixth season came to a close, Jess (Zooey Deschanel) told Nick (Jake Johnson) of her true feelings for him; Winston (Lamorne Morris) and Aly (guest star Nasim Pedrad) got engaged; and Cece (Hannah Simone) and Schmidt (Max Greenfield) received news that they are expecting. When the series returns for its final season, a three-year time jump will have occurred. Jess and Nick are happily together and returning from a whirlwind European book tour; stay-at- home dad Schmidt and working mom Cece are raising their daughter, Ruth; and Winston and Aly are married, with a child on the way."--Container

The last man on Earth. The complete fourth season

August 1, 2018
Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]
3 videodiscs (approximately 405 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Will Forte.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2017-2018.
disc 1. M.U.B.A.R. ; Stocko syndrome ; Skeleton crew ; Wisconsin ; La Abuela ; Double Cheeseburger -- disc 2. Gender friender ; Not appropriate for minors ; Karl ; Paint misbehavin' ; Hamilton/Berg ; Señor Clean -- disc 3. Release the hounds ; Special delivery ; Designated survivors ; The blob ; Barbara Ann ; Cancun, baby!

Murdoch mysteries. Season 11

July 30, 2018
[Silver Spring, MD] : Acorn Media, 2018.
5 videodiscs (792 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Yannick Bisson, Hélène Joy, Jonny Harris, Thomas Craig, Mouna Traoré.
Title from disc label.
"Based on novels by Maureen Jennings"--Container.
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. Episodes 5-8 -- disc 3. Episodes 9-12 -- disc 4. Episodes 13-15 -- disc 5. Episodes 16-18.
Following the shocking cliffhanger last season, Station House Number four attempts to clear Murdoch's name after he is arrested for murder. Along the way, they encounter the greatest minds of the time including Alexander Graham Bell and Helen Keller.

Counterpart. The complete first season

July 30, 2018
Santa Monica, California : Lions Gate Entertainment, [2018]
3 videodiscs (547 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
J.K. Simmons, Kenneth Choi, Rudy Dobrev, Harry Lloyd, Nazanin Boniadi.
Title from disc surface.
Originally braodcast as single episodes of a television program.
Howard Silk is a lowly cog in the bureaucratic machinery of a Berlin-based United Nations spy agency. When Howard discovers that his organization safeguards the secret of a crossing into a parallel dimension, he is thrust into a shadow world of intrigue, danger, and double cross, where the only man he can trust is his near-identical counterpart from this parallel world.

Living single. The complete fifth season.

July 26, 2018
©2018
2 videodiscs (292 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Queen Latifah, Kim Coles, Erika Alexander, John Henton.
Title from disc label.
Full screen (4x3).
disc 1. Love don't live here anymore part 1 ; Love don't live here anymore part 2 ; High anxiety ; Reconcilable differences ; The best laid plans ; Misleading lady ; He's the one ; Forgive us our trespasses -- disc 2. Up the ladder through the roof ; Three men and a buckeye ; In your dreams ; To catch a thief ; Let's stay together.
In the final season of the series, Overton and Synclaire enjoy their honeymoon and start their lives together. Though Kyle and Max go their separate ways after Kyle accepts a job in London, and Max begins to date, they might eventually reunite. Plus, an old flame returns to court Khadijah and Regine finds love as these very different women finally say goodbye to Living Single.

Fresh off the boat. The complete third season.

July 23, 2018
©2018
3 videodiscs (approximately 506 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Randall Park, Constance Wu, Hudson Yang, Forrest Wheeler, Ian Chen, Lucille Soong, Chelsey Crisp, Ray Wise.
Widescreen (1.78:1)
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2016-2017.
disc 1. Coming from America ; Breaking chains ; Louisween ; Citizen Jessica ; No Thanks-giving ; WWJD: what would Jessica do? ; The taming of the dads ; Where are the giggles? -- disc 2. How to be an American ; The best of Orlando ; Clean slate ; Sisters without subtext ; Neighbors with attitude ; The gloves are off ; Living while Eddie ; Gabby goose -- disc 3. The flush ; Time to get ill ; Driving Miss Jenny ; The masters ; Pie vs. cake ; This is us ; This isn't us.
Set in the mid-1990s, and inspired by a true story, this show stars Hudson Yang as eleven-year-old, hip-hop-loving Eddie Huang, who, with his family, is adjusting to a new life in suburban Orlando. Faced with new schools, new friends, new neighbors and new traditions, the Huangs stay true to their family values as they pursue the American Dream.

Fresh off the boat. The complete fourth season.

July 23, 2018
Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]
3 videodiscs (approximately 418 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Randall Park, Constance Wu, Hudson Yang, Forrest Wheeler, Ian Chen, Lucille Soong, Chelsey Crisp, Ray Wise.
Widescreen (1.78:1)
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2017-2018.
disc 1. B as in best friends ; First day ; Kids ; It's a plastic pumpkin, Louis Huang ; Four funerals and a wedding ; A league of her own -- disc 2. The day after Thanksgiving ; The vouch ; Slide effect ; Do you hear what I hear? ; Big baby ; Liar, liar ; The car wash -- disc 3. A man to share the night with ; We need to talk about Evan ; Ride the tiger ; Let me go, bro ; Measure twice, cut once ; King in the north.
Set in the mid-1990s, and inspired by a true story, this show stars Hudson Yang as eleven-year-old, hip-hop-loving Eddie Huang, who, with his family, is adjusting to a new life in suburban Orlando. Faced with new schools, new friends, new neighbors and new traditions the Huangs stay true to their family values as they pursue the American Dream.

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