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The Good Mother (DVD)
104 min.
- Feature Film
Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Based on the novel by Sue Miller.
Summary:
Discovering true passion for the first time in her life, Anna's life couldn't have been more perfect. But shocking charges against her force her to prove that she is a good mother.
Credits:
Screenplay by Michael Bortman; produced by Arnold Glimcher; directed by Leonard Nimoy.
The Good Wife (Television program). Seasons 1-6 (DVD)
6 box sets
- Feature Film
Originally broadcast by CBS.
Summary:
A television program that follows Alicia, a politician's wife who pursues her own career as a defense attorney after her husband is sent to jail on charges of political corruption. The series follows her legal career as well as her family life, taking care of their two children.
Credits:
Created by Michelle King and Robert King.
The Green Mile (DVD)
3 hr. 9 min.
- Feature Film
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999.
Based on the novel by Stephen King.
Summary:
A death row inmate in a Southern prison possesses the unusual gift of healing. A guard discovers the inmate's miraculous power and begins to question the man's guilt.
Credits:
Produced by David Valdes and Frank Darabont; written for the screen and directed by Frank Darabont; director of photography, David Tattersall; editor, Richard Francis-Bruce; music, Thomas Newman; costume designer, Karyn Wagner; production designer, Terence Marsh.
Guilty as Sin (DVD)
107 min.
- Feature Film
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Summary:
A criminal attorney who plays to win meets her match when she represents a playboy who is accused of murdering his wealthy wife.
Credits:
Produced by Martin Ransohoff; written by Larry Cohen; directed by Sidney Lumet; director of photography, Andrzej Bartkowiak; film editor, Evan Lottman; music, Howard Shore.
Guilty by Suspicion (DVD)
105 min.
- Feature Film
DVD release of the original Warner Bros. motion picture, released in 1988.
Summary:
Based on the McCarthy witchhunts of the 1950's, Guilty by Suspicion tells the story of the destruction of the career of a director. All he has to do to revive his stalled career is testify against friends who are suspected of being Communists.
Credits:
Producer, Arnon Milchan; director/writer, Irwin Winkler.
Having Wonderful Crime (VHS)
70 min.
- Feature Film
Videocassette release of the 1944 motion picture.
Based on a story by Craig Rice.
Summary:
A criminal lawyer is hooked into investigating the disappearance of a famous magician by his newlywed friends.
Credits:
Screenplay, Howard J. Green, Stewart Sterling, Parke Levy; producer, Robert Fellows; director, Eddie Sutherland; photography, Frank Redman; music, Leigh Harline; editor, Gene Milford.
Heavens Fall (DVD)
105 min.
- Feature Film
Originally produced in 2006 as motion picture.
Based on a true story.
Summary:
A tragic true story of nine black men who were pulled off an Alabama freight train and accused of raping two young white women, quickly tried, and sentenced to the electric chair. Forcing an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court, a lone man defends them.
Credits:
Produced by Anna Marie Crovetti, Gloria Everett, and Wade W. Danielson; directed by Terry Green; written by Terry Green; director of photography, Paul Sanchez; edited by Suzy Elmiger; music by Tony Llorens.
High Crimes (DVD)
115 min.
- Feature Film
Based on the novel by Joseph Finder.
English, French or Spanish dialogue, Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Bonus features: full-length audio commentary by the director; 6 never-before-seen featurettes, including "Liar liar" (how to beat a polygraph) and "A different kind of justice" (military vs. civilian law); original theatrical trailer.
Summary:
Claire is a high-powered attorney whose perfect life comes crashing down around her when her husband is charged with high crimes of murder. Enlisting the aid of a shrewd military attorney, Claire will risk her career and even her life to find out the truth.
Credits:
Producers, Arnon Milchan, Janet Yang, and Jesse B'Franklin; screenplay writers, Yuri Zeltser and Cary Bickley; director, Carl Franklin; director of photography, Theo van de Sande; editor, Carole Kravetz-Aykanian; music, Graeme Revell; costume designer, Sharen Davis; production designer, Paul Peters.
High Noon (VHS or DVD)
85 min.
- Feature Film
Originally released as a motion picture in 1952.
Summary:
This is the classic tale of a lawman who stands alone to defend a town of cowardly citizens against a gang of revenge-seeking criminals. In the greatest showdown in the history of cinema, the lawman stands to lose not only the town but his new wife.
Credits:
Producer, Stanley Kramer; screenplay, Carl Foreman; director, Fred Zinnemann; music, Dimitri Tiomkin.
Holly (DVD)
113 min.
- Feature Film
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Summary:
The notorious red light district of Phnom Penh, Cambobia. Patrick is an American card shark and dealer of stolen artifacts who has been living in Cambodia for years. He encounters Holly, a 12-year-old Vietnamese girl, in the K11 red light village. Sold by her impoverished family and smuggled across the border to work as a prostitute. Holly's virginity makes her a lucrative prize. She is sold to a child trafficker. Patrick embarks on a frantic search to bring her to safety.
Credits:
Produced by Guy Jacobson, Adi Ezroni, and Guy Moshe; directed by Guy Moshe; screenplay by Guy Jacobson and Guy Moshe; director of photography, Yaron Orbach; editor, Isabella Monteiro de Castro; original music, To?n-Tha?t Thie?t.

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