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Trumbo (DVD)
124 min.
- Feature Film
Based on the book Dalton Trumbo by Bruce Cook. Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Summary:
The successful career of 1940s screenwriter Dalton Trumbo comes to a crushing end when he and other Hollywood figures are blacklisted for their political beliefs.
Credits:
A Jay Roach film ; produced by Michael London & Janice Williams, Shivani Rawat, Monica Levinson, Nimitt Mankad, John McNamara, Kevin Kelly Brown ; written by John McNamara ; directed by Jay Roach.
Twelve Angry Men (VHS & DVD)
97 min.
- Feature Film
Video release of the 1957 motion picture.
DVD accompanied by CD containing classic music of the decade.
Summary:
Classic courtroom drama about a teenage boy accused of killing his father and the jury that must decide his fate.
Credits:
Director of photography, Boris Kaufman; film editor, Carl Lerner; music, Kenyon Hopkins; story and screenplay by Reginald Rose; produced by Henry Fonda and Reginald Rose; directed by Sidney Lumet.
Two Small Voices (DVD)
88 min.
- Feature Film
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997.
Based on a true story.
Summary:
Two women, one diagnosed with breast cancer and one unhappy with her breast size, both become ill after receiving silicone implants. Both band together to change the country and how implants are used.
Credits:
Written by Jim Macak; directed by Peter Levin; music by J.A.C. Redford.
The Untouchables (DVD)
119 min.
- Feature Film
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
Based on the novel by Eliot Ness.
Academy Awards, USA, 1988: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Sean Connery).
Summary:
The story of the glorious, fierce, larger-than-life depiction of mob warlord Al Capone who ruled Prohibition-era Chicago, and Eliot Ness, the law enforcer, who vowed to bring him down. A classic confrontation between good and evil, and how with the help of a cop named Malone, Ness learns how to beat the mob by shooting fast and shooting first.
Credits:
Produced by Art Linson; written by David Mamet; directed by Brian De Palma; director of photography, Stephen H. Burum; art director, William A. Elliott; editor, Jerry Greenberg; music, Ennio Morricone; costume designer, Marilyn Vance-Straker.
The Usual Suspects (DVD)
1 hr. 46 min.
- Feature Film
Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
Summary:
When twenty-nine dead bodies are found floating in Long Beach Harbor, a U.S. Customs agent investigates.
Credits:
Director of photography, Newton Thomas Sigel; editor, John Ottman; music, John Ottman; executive producers, Robert Jones, Hans Brockmann, Fracois Duplat, & Art Horan; co-producer, Kenneth Kokin.
Vendetta (DVD)
ca. 20 hrs.
- Feature Film
Based on a true story and on the book by Richard Gambino.
Originally released as a TV movie in 1999.
Summary:
Seeking to wrest control of the docks, cotton dealer James Houston and a ruthless cabal of businessmen orchestrate the murder of one of their own. Nineteen men are arrested for the murder, with some of their lives in the hands of an angry mob, marching towards the prison gates, enraged, embittered and armed.
Credits:
Produced by Tony Mark and Sue Jett; screenplay by Timothy Prager; directed by Nicholas Meyer; director of photography, David Franco; edited by Ronald Roose; music by John Altman; production designer, David Chapman.
The Verdict (DVD)
2 hrs. 8 min.
- Feature Film
Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Based on the novel by Barry Reed.
Summary:
An alcoholic lawyer stumbles upon one last chance to redeem himself by taking on a controversial court case that no one is supposed to win.
Credits:
Executive producer, Burtt Harris; screenplay, David Mamet; producers, Richard D. Zanuck, David Brown; director, Sidney Lumet; music, Johnny Mandel.
A Voyage Round my Father (DVD)
1 hr. 20 min.
- Feature Film
Originally broadcast on television in 1982.
Summary:
Though struck blind in middle age, Clifford Mortimer insists that life continue as if nothing has changed. This successful lawyer and absolute eccentric wages verbal battles in the courtroom, tends his spectacular garden, and sees the world through the eyes of his family.
Credits:
Written by John Mortimer; produced and directed by Alvin Rakoff.
The War of the Roses (DVD)
1 hr. 56 min.
- Feature Film
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989.
Based on the novel by Warren Adler.
Summary:
Deliriously mean-spirited free-for-all about the demise of a marriage.
Credits:
Executive producers, Polly Platt and Doug Claybourne; co-producer, Michael Leeson; screenplay by Michael Leeson; produced by James L. Brooks and Arnon Milchan; directed by Danny DeVito.
Web of Deceit (VHS)
93 min.
- Feature Film
Videocassette release of the 1990 motion picture.
Summary:
Defense Attorney Lauren Hale has rekindled an old flame with the D.A. opposing her in a murder trial. To Lauren, the romance is strictly a matter of the heart. But it could become a matter of life or death.
Credits:
Written and directed by Sandor Stern; music by J.A.C. Redford; director of photography, Chuck Arnold.

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