New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

September 21, 2018
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Hercules, the legendary journeys. Season one

September 20, 2018
Universal City, CA : Universal, ©2010.
3 videodiscs (578 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst, Bruce Campbell, Lucy Lawless.
Title from disc.
Originally released as a television series in 1995.
disc 1. The wrong path ; Eye of the beholder ; The road to Calydon ; The festival of Dionysus -- disc 2. Ares ; As darkness falls ; Pride comes before a brawl ; The march to freedom ; The warrior princess ; disc 3. Gladiator ; The vanishing dead ; The gauntlet ; Unchained heart.
Through the ages of history and myth, there's never been another hero like the mighty Hercules, whose awesome physical prowess is only surpassed by the strength of his heart. Follow the warrior from his humble beginnings as a child born to a beautiful mortal woman and Zeus, king of the gods, to his explosive battles against power-hungry immortals, deceptive demons, massive monsters, and bloodthirsty armies.

Hercules, the legendary journeys. Season two

September 20, 2018
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2011.
5 videodiscs (1061 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst, Kevin Smith, Robert Trebor.
The king of thieves -- All that glitters -- What's in a name -- Siege at Naxos -- Outcast -- Under the broken sky -- The mother of all monsters -- The outer side -- The fire down below -- Cast a giant shadow -- Highway to Hades -- The sword of veracity -- The enforcer -- Once a hero -- Heedless hearts -- Let the games begin -- The apple -- King for a day -- Protean challenge -- The wedding of Alcmene -- The power -- Centaur mentor journey -- The cave of echoes.
Hercules, the son of Zeus and a mortal woman, wanders the Earth fighting human and supernatural evils.

Hercules, the legendary journeys. Season three

September 20, 2018
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, ©2012.
5 videodiscs (972 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst, Bruce Campbell, Lucy Lawless.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 1996.
disc 1. Mercenary ; Doomsday ; Love takes a holiday ; Mummy dearest -- disc 2. Not fade away ; Monster child in the promised land ; The green-eyed monster ; Prince Hercules -- disc 3. A star to guide them ; the lady and the dragon ; long live the king ; Surprise -- disc 4. Encounter (pt. 1) ; When a man loves a woman (pt. 2) ; Judgment day (pt. 3) ; The lost city ; Les contemptibles -- disc 5. Reign of terror ; The end of the beginning ; War bride ; A rock and a hard place ; Atlantis.
Out of the mists of time, one warrior stands above the rest for his courage, strength and unrelenting desire to do good: Hercules. From facing old rival Autolycus, The King of Thieves, to a daring dual mission with Xena, Warrior Princess, Hercules and his ever-faithful companion Iolaus confront some of the fiercest and most manipulative rivals ever.

Hercules the legendary journeys. Season four.

September 20, 2018
[United States] : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2013]
5 videodiscs (965 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin Sorbo, Lucy Lawless.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program.
Disc 1. Beanstalks and bad eggs -- Hero's heart -- Regrets ... I've had a few -- Web of desire -- Disc 2. Stranger in a strange world -- Two men and a baby -- Prodigal sister -- ... And fancy free -- If I had a hammer -- Disc 3. Hercules on trial -- Medea culpa -- Men in pink -- Armageddon now, part 1 -- Armageddon now, part 2 -- Disc 4. Yes Virginia, there is a Hercules -- Porkules -- One fowl day -- My fair cupcake -- Disc 5. War wounds -- Twilight -- Top God -- Reunions.
When fire-breathing monsters threaten mere mortals, gorgeous maidens are in distress, or epic battles break out amongst the gods, there's only one hero to turn to: Hercules. In all 22 Season Four episodes, Hercules travels the world helping others in need.

Hercules the legendary journeys. Season five.

September 20, 2018
©2014
5 videodiscs (approximately 16 hr.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Bruce Campbell, Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast in 1998.
From Ireland to England, Norway to Mesopotamia, and beyond, Hercules is always ready to use his might for righteousness. But will he be in over his head when confronted with the possible loss of his best friend, Iolaus, or the impending demise of the world?

Hercules the legendary journeys. Season six.

September 20, 2018
Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
2 videodiscs (352 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst, Kevin Smith.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 1999.
Hercules: a man with more than mere mortal abilities who is called upon in the epic battles between good and evil. From Ireland to England, Norway, Mesopotamia, and beyond, Hercules is always ready to use his might for righteousness. But will he be in over his head when confronted with loss, or the impending demise of the world? Join the charismatic hero as he faces deviant new enemies and impossible challenges in the final eight gripping episodes of the series.

Supergirl. The complete third season

September 19, 2018
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2018]
5 videodiscs (931 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh, Jeremy Jordan, David Harewood, Chris Wood, Katie McGrath.
Wide screen.
Not all available languages are listed on container.
Disc 1. Girl of steel ; Triggers ; Far from the tree ; The faithful ; Damage -- Disc 2. Midvale ; Wake up ; Crisis on Earth X, part 1 ; Reign -- Disc 3. Legion of super heroes ; Fort Rozz ; For good ; Both sides now ; Schott through the heart -- Disc 4. In search of lost time ; Of two minds ; Trinity ; Shelter from the storm ; The fanatical -- Disc 5. Dark side of the Moon ; Not Kansas ; Make it reign ; Battles lost and won.
Ridding National City of Queen Rhea and her Daxamite army was a major win for Supergirl, but one that came at a significant cost, as Kara was forced to sacrifice her budding relationship with Mon-El. As season three returns with all-new supercharged adventures, Kara and team will come up against a new threat in the form of DC world killer Reign.

Sabrina the teenage witch : the Christmas episodes.

September 19, 2018
[Hollywood, California] : Paramount, [2017]
1 videodisc (approximately 127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Melissa Joan Hart, Caroline Rhea, Beth Broderick.
Title from disc label.
Full screen.
A girl and her cat ; Sabrina Claus ; Christmas amnesia ; Sabrina nipping at your nose ; Sabrina's perfect Christmas ; It's a hot, hot, hot, hot Christmas.
Join Sabrina as she meets with Mother Nature in a wintry weather war, contends with a Scrooge like sorcerer, steps in for Santa on his global gift giving route, and much more in the six episodes collected here.

Scrubs. The complete seventh season

September 19, 2018
Burbank, CA : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2008]
2 videodiscs (approximately 236 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Zach Braff, Sarah Chalke, Donald Faison, Neil Flynn, Ken Jenkins, John C. McGinley, Judy Reyes.
Title from disc label.
Contains 11 episodes from the seventh season.
disc one. My own worst enemy ; My hard labor ; My inconvenient truth ; My identity crisis ; My growing pains ; My number one doctor ; My bad too -- disc two. My manhood ; My dumb luck ; My waste of time ; My princess.
Elliot, Turk and Carla may be growing older but they aren't necessarily growing up, Even as their career changes, family issues and love invade the quirky world of Sacred Heart.

Scrubs. The complete ninth and final season

September 19, 2018
Burbank, Calif. : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 2010.
2 videodiscs (approximately 390 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Zach Braff, Donald Faison, John C. McGinley, Sarah Chalke, Ken Jenkins, Judy Reyes.
Features: "Scrubbing in," deleted scenes, bloopers, "Live from the golf cart."
disc 1. Our first day of school ; Our drunk friend ; Our role models ; Our histories ; Our mysteries ; Our new girl-bro ; Our white coats -- disc 2. Our couples ; Our stuff gets real ; Our true lies ; Our dear leaders ; Our driving issues ; Our thanks.
The heroes of Sacred Heart may have finished their rounds, but the laughs never stop as they mentor a brand new class of med students! J.D. returns to teach at Sacred Heart's medical school with the old gang and is surprised to find an impressionable young student has picked up where he left off. Meet Lucy and her classmates, Drew and Cole, as they try to fit in while they do their best to stand out.

Six. Season 1

September 19, 2018
New York City, NY : A&E Television Networks, LLC., [2017]
2 videodiscs (341 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Barry Sloane, Kyle Schmid, Juan Pablo Raba, Edwin Hodge, Brianne Davis.
Widescreen (1.78:1).
Pilot -- Her name is Esther -- Tour of duty -- Man down -- Collateral -- Confession -- Blood brothers -- End game.
Six follows members of Navy SEAL Team Six, modern American warriors whose mission to eliminate a Taliban leader in Afghanistan goes awry when they uncover a U.S. citizen working with the terrorists. Inspired by real missions, the series authentically captures the inside world of America's elite special operations unit, what these SEALs do, their personal lives, combat, and the life-and-death decisions they make.

Six. Season 2

September 19, 2018
©2018
2 videodiscs (438 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Barry Sloane, Kyle Schmid, Juan Pablo Raba, Edwin Hodge, Brianne Davis.
Wide screen presentation.
Title from disc label.
disc 1. Mission debrief ; Critical ; Ghosts ; Dua ; Seesaw ; Masks -- disc 2. Indian country ; FUBAR ; Scorpions in a bottle ; The reckoning ; Danger close.
After an explosive season one finale, this follows the team of SEALs as they deal with the aftermath of Rip's shooting while hunting down the terror group responsible for the attack. The SEALs join forces with a cunning and tenacious CIA agent, Gina Cline, who has Michael Nasry under fierce interrogation.

Macgyver. Season 2.

September 18, 2018
Santa Monica, CA : Lions Gate Entertainment , [2018]
5 videodiscs (approximately 979 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Lucas Till, George Eads, Tristin Mays, Justin Hires, Sandrine Holt.
Title from disc label.
16x9 wide screen (1.78:1) presentation.
It is an action-adventure drama about 20-something Angus "Mac" MacGyver, who creates a clandestine organization within the U.S. government and uses his extraordinary talent for unconventional problem-solving and vast scientific knowledge to save lives.

Murdoch mysteries. Home for the holidays

September 18, 2018
[Bethesda, Maryland] : RLJ Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 88 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Yannick Bisson, Thomas Craig, Jonny Harris, Georgina Reilly, Helene Joy, Mouna Traore, Dylan Neal.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program, December 18, 2017.
Dashing detective William Murdoch must solve a holiday whodunit in this feature-length special of the award-winning mystery series set in Edwardian Toronto. Days before Christmas, Murdoch and his wife, Dr. Julia Ogden, travel to Victoria, British Columbia, to spend time with Murdoch's eccentric brother. But instead of a relaxing holiday with Jasper and his family, they end up investigating a murder at an archaeological site.

Scrubs. The complete sixth season

September 18, 2018
Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2007]
3 videodiscs (approximately 522 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Zach Braff, Sarah Chalke, Donald Faison, Judy Reyes, John C. McGinley, Ken Jenkins.
Title from disc label.
Contains all 22 episodes from the sixth season.
disc 1. My mirror image ; My best friend's baby's baby and my baby's baby ; My coffee ; My house ; My friend with money ; My musical ; His story IV ; My road to nowhere -- disc 2. My perspective ; My therapeutic month ; My night to remember ; My fishbowl ; My scrubs ; My no good reason ; My long goodbye ; My words of wisdom ; Their story -- disc 3. My turf war ; My cold shower ; My conventional wisdom ; My rabbit ; My point of no return.
The doctors of Sacred Heart make their rounds-- expect big bundles of laughs this year as J.D and Kim, Turk and Carla, and Dr. Cox and Jordan are all expecting little bundles of joy, and the entire crew takes an unforgettable road trip.

Fahrenheit 451

September 17, 2018
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Michael B. Jordan, Michael Shannon, Sofia Boutella, Lilly Singh, Khandi Alexander, Keir Dullea.
Wide screen (16:9).
Based on the novel by Ray Bradbury.
In a terrifying carefree future, Guy Montag, whose job as a fireman is to burn all books, questions his actions after meeting a young woman, and begins to rebel against society.

Anne of Green Gables. Fire & dew

September 17, 2018
Arlington, VA : PBS, [20178]
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ella Ballentine, Sara Botsford, Martin Sheen.
Wide screen (16x9).
Originally broadcast as a made-for-TV movie.
Anne earns a spot at Queen's college. Facing an difficult choice and being overwhelmed by loneliness, Anne finds a silver lining.

Madam Secretary. The fourth season

September 14, 2018
Hollywood, California : Paramount Home Media Distribution : CBS DVD, [2018]
6 videodiscs (approximately 949 min.) : sound., color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tea Leoni, Tim Daly, Bebe Neuwirth, Geoffrey Arend, Erich Bergen, Kathrine Herzer.
Widescreen (16:9)
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program, 2017-2018.
disc 1. News cycle ; Off the record ; The essentials ; Shutdown -- disc 2. Persona non grata ; Loophole ; North to the future ; The fourth estate -- disc 3. Minefield ; Women transform the world ; Mitya ; Sound and fury -- disc 4. Reading the signs ; Refuge ; The unnamed ; My funny valentine -- disc 5. Phase two ; The friendship game ; Thin ice ; The things we get to say -- disc 6. Protocol ; Night watch.
Season Four finds Elizabeth trying to achieve diplomacy despite many global enemies poised against her and new political rivals at home. Henry takes on a new role at the CIA, which sometimes puts him at cross-purposes with Elizabeth, both professionally and personally. In addition, this season, their daughters Stevie continues with her internship in Russell Jackson's office and Alison goes off to college, press secretary Daisy has a baby, and the president's chief of staff Dmitri returns.

The miniaturist

September 14, 2018
[Arlington, Virgina] : PBS, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 150 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Anya Taylor-joy, Romola Garai, Hayley Squires, Alex Hassell, Caolan Byrne, Sally Messham.
Title from disc label.
16x9 wide screen.
A woman moves to live with her new husband in seventeenth century Amsterdam, but soon discovers that not everything is what it seems.

American horror story. Cult. The complete seventh season

September 14, 2018
Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]
3 videodiscs (509 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Sarah Paulson, Alison Pill, Evan Peters, Cheyenne Jackson, Billie Lourd.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2017.
disc 1. Election night ; Don't be afraid of the dark ; Neighbors from hell ; 11/9 -- disc 2. Holes ; Mid-western assassin ; Valerie Solanas died for your sins: scumbag ; Winter of our discontent -- disc 3. Drink the kool-aid ; Charles (Manson) in charge ; Great again.
Surrender to all eleven episodes of the seventh season of one of TV's most terrifying series. It is post-election 2016, and Ally Mayfair-Richards, a Michigan woman plagued by phobia, attempts to find happiness as a restaurateur alongside her chef wife and son. But Ally's family and her grip on reality are threatened by the arrival of Kai Anderson, a politically motivated cult leader who's plotting an unthinkable mass murder.

The looming tower

September 14, 2018
Burbank, California : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2018]
2 videodiscs (493 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jeff Daniels, Tahar Rahim, Bill Camp, Wrenn Schmidt.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Not all languages are listed on container.
A look at how the rivalry between the CIA and FBI inadvertently set the stage for the tragedy of 9/11 and the war in Afghanistan.

The X-files. Season 11.

September 14, 2018
Beverly Hills, California : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]
3 videodiscs (approximately 437 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Special features: Conversation on the Fox lot; The Scully effect; gag reel; Green production; audio commentaries on "Kitten" and "My struggle IV."
disc 1. The struggle III ; This ; Plus one -- disc 2. The lost art of forehead sweat ; Ghouli ; Kitten ; Rm9sbG93ZXJz -- disc 3. Familiar ; Nothing lasts forever ; My struggle IV.
FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully's pursuit of the truth continues with a search for their long-lost son, William. However, they are not the only ones looking for him; dark forces gather, and the very fate of the world could be at stake. One thing is certain: secrets will be revealed; and the truth may finally be within reach.

Wayward Pines. The complete second season.

September 12, 2018
© 2018
3 videodiscs (approximately 440 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jason Patric, Nimrat Kaur, Josh Helman, Tom Stevens, Kacey Rohl, Hope Favis, Djimon Hounsou.
Widescreen (1.78:1)
Based on the novels by Blake Crouch.
Disc 1. Enemy lines ; Blood harvest ; Once upon a time in Wayward Pines -- Disc 2. Exit strategy ; Sound the alarm ; City upon a hill ; Time will tell -- Disc 3. Pass judgment ; Walcott Prep ; Bedtime story.
"From executive producer M. Night Shyamalan (The Sixth Sense), and based on the rich world created by international best-selling author Blake Crouch, comes the psychological thriller, Wayward Pines. Starring Jason Patric (Rush), Djimon Hounsou (Blood Diamond) and Hope Davis (TV's The Newsroom), Season Two finds the residents of Wayward Pines battling for the survival of the human race against the iron-fisted rule of the First Generation. As the mysteries of the remote town deepen, secrets are unearthed and horrors discovered. Who will survive the civil war in Wayward Pines?" -- jbhifi.com.au.

Star. The complete first season.

September 12, 2018
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC, [2018]
3 videodiscs (approximately 540 hr.) : color, sound ; 4 3/4 in
Jude Demorest, Brittany O'Grady, Ryan Destiny, Queen Latifah, Benjamin Bratt
"3-disc set includes all 12 season one episodes!"
disc 1. Pilot ; The devil you know ; Next of kin ; Code of silence -- disc 2. New voices ; Infamous ; Black wherever I go ; Mama's boy -- disc 3. Alibi ; Boy trouble ; Saving face ; Showtime.

The big bang theory. The complete eleventh season

September 7, 2018
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment, [2018]
2 videodiscs (485 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, Mayim Bialik, Kevin Sussman.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Special features: From script to scene: The blueprint of comedy; The big bang theory s. 11: The maturation imperative; A BBT history of time: Remembering Stephen Hawking; gag reel; The big bang theory: 2017 Comic Con panel.
The Leonard and Penny went from next-door neighbors to next-door newlyweds with a nuptial excursion to Vegas. This season, they find themselves in a repeating paradigm as they re-create their wedding, this time with family including Penny's mother and brother and Leonard's parents. Meanwhile, the Relationship Agreement between Sheldon and Amy added an entirely new subsection with their annual coitus clause.

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