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  • Details about The hot zone : Season one : 2 Disc set [videorecording]

    The hot zone : Season one : 2 Disc set [videorecording]

    Richard Preston

    Abstract:  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.  …more

  • Details about Chernobyl [videorecording]

    Chernobyl [videorecording]

    Craig Mazin

    Abstract:  In April 1986, an explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics becomes one of the world's worst man-made catastrophes. This gripping 5-part HBO miniseries tells the powerful and visceral story of this event and its aftermath.  …more

  • Details about Downton Abbey [videorecording]

    Downton Abbey [videorecording]

    Fellowes, Julian

    Abstract:  The beloved characters of Downton Abbey take to the big screen, and it turns out that they've got a major event to prepare for. After all, it's not every day that royalty makes an appearance. Of course, it's not long before tensions are running high. The property isn't even close to ready when it becomes clear that Carson the butler will need to come out of retirement to help run this sinking ship before it's too late.  …more

  • Details about Ad Astra [videorecording]

    Ad Astra [videorecording]

    James Gray

    Abstract:  Army Corps engineer and astronaut Roy McBride is searching for answers in the depths of space. Twenty years ago, Roy's father went in search of proof of the existence of extraterrestrial life on Neptune during a one-way mission. The mission was designated officially as a failure. Roy searches the solar system for the truth about both his father's mission and a recent mystery that has unfolded that threatens Earth. What Roy doesn't know is that this journey will do more than test……more

  • Details about Rambo: Last Blood [videorecording]

    Rambo: Last Blood [videorecording]

    Grunberg, Adrian

    Abstract:  Former U.S. soldier John Rambo has settled into a peaceful retirement on his father's ranch after years of fighting and facing his PTSD. But the desire for revenge urges him to travel to Mexico, where he confronts a drug cartel. He quickly finds that his past has caught up with him. As the cartel chases him down, Rambo must use all his deadly combat skills to enact vengeance. With his trusty machete and bow, he prepares to draw the last blood for his final great mission. ……more

  • Details about Judy [videorecording]

    Judy [videorecording]

    Goold, Rupert

    Abstract:  Thirty years after rising to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. While preparing for the shows, Garland battles with management, reminisces with friends and adoring fans, and embarks on a whirlwind romance with soon-to-be fifth husband Mickey Deans, all while bravely struggling to overcome intensifying anxiety and physical decline.  …more

  • Details about Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood [videorecording]

    Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood [videorecording]

    Tarantino, Quentin

    Abstract:  From 1958 to 1963, American actor Rick Dalton knew the height of fame and fortune as the lead in the television series Bounty Law. Yet, Rick wasn't satisfied with the work and used his popularity to try to become a movie star. By 1969, Rick's career has stalled so much that he takes jobs as a guest star on various shows. He even starts wondering if the only way he can make a comeback is by acting in Italian productions. Cliff Booth, Rick's long-time friend and stunt double, help……more

  • Details about The Goldfinch [videorecording]

    The Goldfinch [videorecording]

    John Crowley

    Abstract:  Theodore 'Theo' Decker was thirteen years old when his mother was killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The tragedy changes the course of his life, sending him on a stirring odyssey of grief and guilt, reinvention and redemption, and even love. Through it all, he holds on to one tangible piece of hope from that terrible day, a painting of a tiny bird chained to its perch.  …more