New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

August 21, 2019
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

A million little things. Season 1

August 20, 2019
[Burbank, CA] : ABC Studios, [2019]
4 videodiscs (ca. 726 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
David Giuntoli, Romany Malco, Allison Miller, Christina Moses, Grace Park, James Roday, Ron Livingston.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2018.
disc 1. Pilot ; Band of dads ; Save the date ; Friday night dinner -- disc 2. The game of your life ; Unexpected ; I dare you ; Fight or flight ; Perspective -- disc 3. Christmas wishlist ; Secrets and lies ; The day before... ; Twelve seconds ; Someday -- disc 4. The rock ; The rosary ; Goodbye.
They say friendship isn't one big thing, it's a million little things, and that's true for a group of friends from Boston who bonded under unexpected circumstances. Some have achieved success, others are struggling in their careers and relationships, but all of them feel stuck in life. After one of them dies from suicide unexpectedly, it's just the wake-up call the others need to finally start living. Each friend realizes that they need to finally start living life as they cope with their loss.

The rookie. The complete first season

August 20, 2019
Burbank, CA : ABC Studios, [2019]
4 videodiscs (841 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Nathan Fillion, Alyssa Diaz, Richard T. Jones, Titus Makin Jr., Melissa O'neil, Eric Winter, Mercedes Mason, Mircea Monroe, Currie Graham, Shawn Ashmore, Michael Beach.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2018.
Starting over isn't easy, especially for small-town guy John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of being an LA police officer. As their oldest rookie, he's met with skepticism from some higher-ups who see him as just a walking midlife crisis. If he can't keep up with the young cops and the criminals, he'll be risking lives, including his own. But if he can use his life experience, determination, and sense of humor to give him an edge, he may just become a success.

350 days

August 19, 2019
[El Segundo, California] : Gravitas Ventures, [2019]
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Featuring Bret "The Hitman" Hart, "Superstar" Billy Graham, The Million Dollar Man--Ted DiBiase, Greg "The Hammer" Valentine, Paul "Mr. Wonderful" Orndorff, Wendi Richter, Tito Santana, Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, George "The Animal" Steele, JJ Dillon, The Masked Superstar Bill Eadie.
Wide screen (16:9).
Program content: ©2018.
Pro wrestling legends Bret Hart, Superstar Billy Graham, and dozens more peel back the curtain on the severe toll working on the road 350 days a year took on their bodies, families, marriages, and psyches. This compelling documentary chronicles their struggles to survive the chaos of 1980s era wrestling. Living a rock and roll lifestyle, they faced nightly temptations, battled their vices, and were absentee parents and spouses while chasing dreams of fame and fortune.

Jamestown. Season 3

August 19, 2019
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2019]
2 videodiscs (approximately 345 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ben Batt, Kalani Queypo, Naomi Battrick, Max Beesley, Rachel Colwell, Claire Cox, Patsy Ferran, Jason Flemyng, Burn Gorman, Dean Lennox Kelly, Stuart Martin, Abiola Ogunbiyi, Luke Roskell, Sophie Rundle, Abubakar Salim, Ben Starr, Matt Sokoe, Raoul Trujillo, Steven Waddington, Niamh Walsh.
Wide screen (16x9)
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. Episodes 5-8.
1619. The British colony of Jamestown, Virginia, is shaken up when the first women in twelve years land in this breathtaking wilderness. While love triangles, bitter rivalries, and fierce competition cause conflict for the residents and the native inhabitants, the Pamunkey, they are bound together by their resolute will to survive and thrive in their new lives.

Arrow. The complete seventh season.

August 19, 2019
[Burbank, CA] : Warner Home Video, [2019]
5 videodisc (929 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Stephen Amell.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2018.
disc 1. Episodes 1-5 -- disc 2. Episodes 6-9 -- disc 3. Episodes 10-14 -- disc 4. Episodes 15-19 -- disc 5. Episodes 20-22.
Following Oliver Queen's shocking decision to turn himself over to the FBI and reveal his identity as the Green Arrow to the public, Oliver has spent the past five months in prison while his team was left behind to protect Star City. When a mysterious new Green Arrow appears, and Diggle and Drake leave their costumes behind, Oliver questions what it truly means to be a hero.

Blue bloods. The ninth season

August 19, 2019
[New York] : CBS DVD, [2019]
5 videodiscs (approximately 923 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tom Selleck, Donnie Wahlberg, Will Estes, Bridget Monahan, Len Cariou, Sami Gayle.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2018 and 2019.
disc 1. Playing with fire ; Meet the new boss ; Mind games ; Blackout ; Special features -- disc 2. Thicker than water ; Trust ; By hook or by crook ; Stirring the pot ; Handcuffs ; Special feature -- disc. 3. Authority figures ; Disrupted ; Milestones ; Ripple effect ; Special feature -- disc 4. My brother's keeper ; Blues ; Past tense ; Two-faced ; Rectify ; Special features -- disc. 5. Common enemies ; Strange bedfellows ; Identity ; Something blue ; Special features.
After Jamie and Eddie announced their engagement in last season's finale, season nine finds the Regean family questioning the future of their partnership. Frank considers whether it's appropriate for the couple to continue working together, while Erin is on tap for a promotion after her boss's untimely death and Danny prepares to send his eldest son, Jack, to college.

NCIS: New Orleans. The fifth season

August 19, 2019
[New York] : CBS DVD, [2019]
6 videodiscs (approximately 1003 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Vanessa Ferlito, Rob Kerkovich, Daryl Chill Mitchell, C.C.H. Pounder.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2018 and 2019.
disc 1. See you soon ; Inside out ; Diplomatic immunity ; Legacy -- disc 2. In the blood ; Pound of flesh ; Sheepdogs ; Close to home -- disc 3. Risk assessment ; Tick tock ; Vindicta ; Desperate Navy wives -- disc 4. X ; Conspiracy theories ; Crab mentality ; Survivor -- disc 5. Reckoning ; In plain sight ; A house divided ; Jackpot -- disc 6. Trust me ; Chaos theory ; The River Styx, part I ; The River Styx, part II.
Special Agent Dwayne Cassius Pride leads an elite team of agents and specialists as they take on assassins, conspiracies, and mysteries years in the making, all while recruiting some new blood into the squad. Bring home every chilling mystery and thrilling moment as the NCIS upholds the law, defends honor, and faces their greatest challenges yet.

The spanish princess

August 19, 2019
©2019
2 videodiscs (approximately 449 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Charlotte Hope, Ruairi O'connor, Laura Carmichael, Aaron Cobham, Elliot Cowan, Harriet Walter, Philip Cumbus, Georgie Henley.
Title from disc label.
The story of Princess Catherine of Aragon, first wife of King Henry VIII.

S.W.A.T. Season two

August 16, 2019
[Culver City, CA] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2019]
5 videodiscs (approximately 979 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Shemar Moore, Stephanie Sigman, Alex Russell, Lina Esco, Kenny Johnson, Jay Harrington, David Lim, Patrick St. Esprit.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of the 2018 television program.
disc 1. Shaky town ; Gasoline drum ; Fire and smoke ; Saving face ; S.O.S. -- disc 2. Never again ; Inheritance ; The Tiffany experience ; Day off ; 100 joules -- disc 3. School ; Los huesos ; Encore ; The B-team ; Fallen -- disc 4. Pride ; Jack ; Cash flow ; Invisible -- disc 5. Rocket fuel ; Day of dread ; Trigger creep ; Kangaroo.
Former Marine Daniel "Hondo" Harrelson is a S.W.A.T. sergeant tasked to run a specialized tactical unit that is the last stop in law enforcement in Hondo's hometown of Los Angeles. Torn between loyalty to where he was raised and allegiance to his brothers in blue, Hondo has everything it takes to be an excellent leader and bridge the divide between his two worlds.

Snowfall. The complete second season

August 16, 2019
©2018
2 videodiscs (approximately 432 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Damson Idris, Amin Joseph, Isaiah John, Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Emily Rios.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2018.
disc 1. Sightlines ; The day ; Prometheus rising ; Jingle bell rock ; Serpiente -- disc 2. The offer ; The world is yours ; Surrender ; Aftermath ; Education.
Snowfall continues its riveting story about the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and its ultimate radical impact on the culture as we know it. Season two follows our ensemble of characters as they intersect and overlap within the mosaic of Los Angeles as we enter 1984, with all of them working toward their ultimate goals of money, power and influence. Young street entrepreneur Franklin Saint (Damson Idris) is beginning to experience the perils of success. CIA operative Teddy McDonald (Carter Hudson) finds that his off-book drug-funded operation may be vulnerable from unexpected sources, both personal and professional. And drug-running couple Gustavo "El Oso"Zapata (Sergio Peris-Mencheta) and Lucia (Emily Rios) discover the potency of crack and try to exploit it, despite the new danger involved. - container

American gods. Season two

August 16, 2019
[Santa Monica, CA] : Lionsgate, [2019]
3 videodiscs (approximately 427 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ricky Whittle, Ian McShane, Emily Browning, Pablo Schreiber, Orlando Jones, Crispin Glover, Yetide Badaki.
Wide screen (1.78)
Title from disc label.
Released from prison, Shadow Moon takes a job as security to the mysterious Mr. Wednesday. When his new employer is revealed to be one of the Old Gods (ancient deities whose power and influence are dwindling), Moon becomes caught up in their battle with the New Gods, who are based on contemporary concepts such as technology, the media, and globalization.

The walking dead. The complete ninth season

August 16, 2019
[United States] : Lionsgate, [2019]
5 videodiscs (751 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Lauren Cohan, Danai Gurira, Melissa McBride, Alanna Masterson, Seth Gilliam, Josh McDermitt, Ross Marquand.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2019.
The survivors encounter a terrifying new threat. Everything they thought they knew about survival in this post-apocalyptic world will be challenged.

London kills. Series 1

August 16, 2019
[Silver Springs, Maryland] : Acorn Media, [2019]
2 videodiscs (approximately 238 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Hugo Speer, Sharon Small, Bailey Patrick, Tori Allen-Martin, Jennie Jacques.
Wide screen (16:9).
"Acorn TV original"--Container.
disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- disc 2. Episodes 4-5.
Veteran DI David Bradford heads an elite murder squad, but he's been on leave following the unexplained disappearance of his wife. In his absence, ambitious DS Vivienne Cole has been leading the investigations, and when Bradford returns to work, the two clash over their methods. Despite the tension, Bradford and Cole strive to solve complex crimes. The only case David can't crack is the most personal to him until one of their investigations uncovers evidence linked to his missing wife.

Kingdom. Season 1, vol. 1-6 = Li shi Chaoxian. Season 1, vol. 1-6

August 15, 2019
Johor Bahru, Johor : Vstarz Enterprise, [2019]
1 videodisc (approximately 300 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ju Jii-hoon, Bae Doo-na, Chun Greg, Heo Jun-Ho.
Title from disc label.
While strange rumors about their ill king grip a kingdom, the crown prince becomes their only hope against a mysterious plague overtaking the land.

The hot zone. Complete first season

August 15, 2019
Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, [2019]
2 videodiscs (270 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Julianna Margulies, Noah Emmerich, Topher Grace, Liam Cunningham, James D'arcy, Robert Wisdom, Robert Sean Leonard, Grace Gummer.
Title from disc.
Based on the book by Richard Preston.
disc 1. Arrival -- Cell H -- Charlie foxtrot ; disc 2. Expendable -- Quarantine -- Hidden.
Inspired by a true story about the origins of Ebola, a highly infectious and deadly virus from the central African rainforest and its arrival on U.S. soil in 1989. When this killer suddenly appeared in monkeys in a scientific research lab in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., there was no known cure.

Counterpart. The complete second season

August 15, 2019
Santa Monica, California : Lions Gate Entertainment, [2019]
2 videodiscs (564 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
J.K. Simmons, Olivia Williams, Harry Lloyd, Nazanin Boniadi.
Title from disc label.
Originally produced for television in 2018.
"If their world is like ours, who are we over there? Are we better? Are we different? Season two of "Counterpart" finds Howard and his counterpart living out these questions, and with the crossing closed and each Howard stranded in the other's world, they must learn to adapt to survive. Howard Prime assumes the life of Howard Alpha: working his job, living in his home-- with his wife. Meanwhile, Howard Alpha is locked in a mysterious black site called Echo, cut off from everyone he knows. As a cold war escalates between the worlds, deepening a fickle divide, both men find themselves growing increasingly like the other."--Container.

I love lucy. Colorized collection.

August 13, 2019
New York, NY : CBS, [2019]
2 videodiscs : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, William Frawley, Vivian Vance.
Title from disc
Pioneer women -- Lucy does a TV commercial -- Job switching -- The million dollar idea -- Bonus bucks -- L.A. at last -- Lucy gets in pictures -- The fashion show -- The dancing star -- Harpo Marx -- Lucy visits Grauman's -- Lucy and John Wayne -- Lucy goes to Scotland -- Lucy's Italian movie -- Christmas show -- Lucy and superman.
The laughs never stop. With sixteen full-length colorized episodes, including Lucy's Italian Movie (grape stomping), Lucy Does a TV Commercial (Vitameatavegamin), Job Switching (chocolate factory), and more Lucy favorites in COLOR! Also features all-new bonus content detailing the process for colorizing the original black & white episodes.

Murdoch mysteries. Season 12

August 9, 2019
©2018
5 videodiscs (approximately 792 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Yannick Bisson, Hélène Joy, Thomas Craig, Jonny Harris.
Wide screen.
Based on the characters from the Murdoch Mytsery novels by Maureen Jennings.
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.
Detective Murdoch and his team tackle cases involving a seemingly invisible man, the political killing of a French diplomat, a possible alien invasion, and one of their own suspected of murder. Along the way, they encounter the greatest minds of the time, including architect Frank Lloyd Wright, entrepreneur Elizabeth Arden, and inventor Nikola Tesla.

Attack on Titan. Season 3 part 1

August 9, 2019
[Flower Mound, Texas] : Funimation, [2019]
2 videodiscs (300 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2018.
disc 1. Episodes 38-43 -- disc 2. Episodes 44-49.
The truth about the Titans begins to come to light. Political secrets, a false king, and the reality that will shake the foundation of the world, all fall on the shoulders of Eren and his friends, as they fight to survive. With Historia set to be the rightful Queen, the Levi Squad must act. But a figure from Levi's past, the deadly Kenny, could turn this into a losing battle. Are Eren and his friends prepared to face the true monsters that lie within the walls?

Strike back. Cinemax season six.

August 9, 2019
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2019]
2 videodiscs (474 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Daniel MacPherson, Warren Brown, Alin Sumarwata, Yasemin Allen, Bamber.
Title from disc label.
16:9 wide screen (1.78:1).
disc 1. Episodes 1-5 -- disc 2. Episodes 6-10.
When a Russian bomber crashes in the South China Sea, the covert special-ops soldiers of Section Twenty are reunited and sent on a mission to investigate and pursue the valuable stolen contents of the downed Russian jet across Southeast Asia.

Jesus : His life

August 9, 2019
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2019]
2 videodiscs (approximately 404 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Houda Echouafni, Cassie Bradley, Greg Barnett, Mark Goodacre, Abhin Galeya.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program.
All-inclusive retelling of Jesus' life story from a historically and Biblically precise perspective. Live-action storytelling intermingled with brief commentary provides context about the world as it was during the early Christian era.

Knightfall. Season two

August 9, 2019
[Santa Monica, California] : Lionsgate, [2019]
2 videodiscs (approximately 354 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tom Cullen, Jim Carter, Mark Hamill, Ed Stoppard, Pádraic Delaney, Simon Merrells, Julian Ovenden, Genevieve Gaunt.
Title from disc label.
A look at the medieval politics and warfare of the Knights Templar, the most powerful, wealthy, and mysterious military order of the Middle Ages. With the encroaching historical and ruthless downfall of the Templar Order, season two focuses on power, redemption, revenge, betrayal, family, and an epic war between church and state. Hamill joins the cast as Talus, a battle-hardened Knight Templar veteran who is tasked with preparing the next generation of men to become God's Executioners.

Documentary now! Seasons 1 & 2

July 31, 2019
©2018
2 videodiscs (approximately 308 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Hosted by Helen Mirren.
Title from disc label.
Anamorphic wide screen (1.78:1).
Season 2. The bunker -- Juan likes rices & chicken -- Parker Gail's location is everything -- Globesman -- Final transmission -- Mr. Runner Up : my life as an Oscar bridesmaid, part 1 -- Mr. Runner Up : my life as an Oscar bridesmaid, part 2.
Spoofs popular documentaries of the past few decades.

The layover. Season two

July 31, 2019
New York : Distributed by Cinedigm Home Entertainment, ©2014.
2 videodiscs (440 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Host and writer, Anthony Bourdain.
Title from disc label.
"The following program contains content that may be inappropriate for some viewers. Parental discretion is advised."--Opening lines before beginning of each episode.
Disc 1. Sao Paulo ; Paris ; Dublin ; Atlanta ; Taipei -- Disc 2. Seattle ; Chicago ; Toronto ; Philadelphia ; New Orleans.
Anthony Bourdain is a seasoned traveler who's hit up all corners of the globe many times over. More often than not, he has time to kill in some of the world's biggest airport hubs. Instead of sitting at the airport hotel, he sets out to explore each city in the short amount of time he has there. Watch as Tony quickly gathers local intel, faces the enemy of time and distance, gets off the tired old tourist path and tries something new, all within a matter of hours, during The Layover.

Shakespeare & Hathaway : private investigators. Season two

July 31, 2019
London : BBC, [2019]
2 videodiscs (approximately 436 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jo Joyner, Mark Benton, Patrick Walshe McBride, Amber Aga.
Wide screen (16:9).
Title from container.
The hilariously mismatched detective duo of Luella Shakespeare and grumpy Frank Hathaway return for ten more episodes of the hit mystery/comedy- drama set in beautiful Stratford-upon-Avon. One might think the birthplace of William Shakespeare would be safe from fraud, extortion, vice, identity theft, and ransom, but they would be wrong.

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