DVD Library

 


Philadelphia

DVD PhiladelphiaWhen a man with AIDS is fired by a conservative law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit.  Length: 125 minutes, Rating: PG-13

 


 Schindler's List

DVD Schlindlers listIn Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis.  Length: 196 minutes, Rating: R

 

 


 The Secret Life of Bees

DVD Secret Lifeof BeesSet in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and only friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by the intelligent and independent Boatwright sisters, Lily finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping.  Length: 110 minutes, Rating: PG-13


 Slumdog Millionaire (Includes The Shooting Script Book)

 DVD Slumdog-MillionaireA Mumbai teen who grew up in the slums, becomes a contestant on the Indian version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" He is arrested under suspicion of cheating, and while being interrogated, events from his life history are shown which explain why he knows the answers.  Length: 121 minutes, Rating: R


Silver Linings Playbook

SLP After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and   tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own. Length: 122 minutes, Rating: R

 


 Temple Grandin (Thinking in Pictures)

DVD Temple grandinA biopic of Temple Grandin, an autistic woman who has become one of the top scientists in the humane livestock handling industry.  Length: 109 minutes

 

 


 This Emotional Life

DVD the emotional lifeThis documentary explores ways we can improve our social relationships, learn to cope with problems like depression and anxiety, and become more positive people. Length: 360 minutes