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Reserves

061.244, Fall 2018

Bucknell, Lucy, Fall 2018
MSEL Reserves
videos on reserve at the Service Desk on M-Level; enrolled course users: for a complete list of electronic readings, see https://ares.library.jhu.edu/shib/.
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1. Alien Video/Film , DVD in English , Spanish
20th Century Fox ; a Brandywine-Ronald Shusett production ; screenplay by Dan O'Bannon ;… 1979 .

A mindless, savage, and merciless alien is attacking the crew of an intergalactic freighter and it must be stopped before they are all killed.
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.A456 2003 c. 2
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-2 in one container
2. Apocalypse Now Video/Film , DVD in English , French
Paramount Pictures ; an Omni Zoetrope production ; producer/director, Francis Coppola ;… 1979 .

A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War.
3. The art of Buster Keaton Video/Film , DVD in English
2001 .
Some of the funniest, most spectacularly athletic comedies starring Buster Keaton ever made. Keaton also wrote and directed many of his films.
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.A1K43 2001 c. 2
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-11 in six containers
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.A1K43 2001 c. 1
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-11 in six containers
4. Astaire and Rogers: 10-film collection Video/Film , DVD in English
Turner Entertainment Co. and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. 2010 .

Volume 1: Flying down to Rio (89 min.) -- Gay divorcee (105 min.) -- Roberta (106 min.) -- Top hat (100 min.) -- Follow the fleet (110 min.).
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.A1 A8835 2010 c. 1
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • v.1:disc 1-v.2:disc 6 in six containers
5. The awful truth Video/Film , DVD in English
Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; a Leo McCarey production ; screen play by Viña… 1937 .

A separated couple sabotages each other's love affairs while waiting for their divorce decree to become final.
6. Beauty and the beast: La belle et la bête Video/Film , DVD in French
André Paulvé presents a film by Jean Cocteau ; story, dialogue, and directed by Jean… 1946 .

Dramatized adaptation of the classic fairy tale. Tells the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him. Contains such visual displays as tears that become real diamonds and walls that grow arms to light Beauty's path through the…
7. Forbidden planet Video/Film , DVD in English
Metro Goldwyn Mayer. 1956 .

The far-off star Altair-IV, occupied by two lone inhabitants and Robby the Robot, is visited by a search party from Earth.
8. Frankenstein: the man who made a monster Video/Film , DVD in English
Universal Pictures Corporation ; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr. ; screenplay, Garrett… 1931 .

Dr. Frankenstein dares to tamper with life and death by creating a human monster in his laboratory but his dreams of perfection are thwarted when the monster becomes an uncontrollable beast.
9. GoodFellas Video/Film , DVD in English , French
Warner Bros. presents ; an Irwin Winkler production ; a Martin Scorsese picture ;… 2007 .

A young man grows up in the mob and works hard to advance himself through the ranks, enjoying the life of the rich and violent. Based on the story of real-life mobster Henry Hill.
  • Friedheim -- AV Stacks - OASIS Collection
    Goodfellas c. 1
    Available
    • Circulation limited to Peabody Conservatory students, faculty, and staff.
  • Eisenhower M Level Reserves
    PN1995.9.G3G663445537 2007 c. 1
    Available
10. Imitation of life Video/Film , DVD in English
Universal. 2003 .

1934 version: Two single mothers join together to form a successful business, but find that material success does nothing to stabilize their personal lives.
11. Imitation of life Video/Film , DVD in English
Universal-International presents ; screenplay by Eleanore Griffin and Allan Scott ;… 1959 .

The story of two widows and their troubled daughters. In the search for success as an actress, Lora neglects her daughter. Lora's black housekeeper's daughter repudiates her mother by trying to pass for white. As the years pass, each of the four women realizes that she has been…
12. The killers Video/Film , DVD in English
Universal Pictures ; Mark Hellinger Productions ; produced by Mark Hellinger ; directed… 2003 .

Melodramatic thriller based on the Hemingway story about two hit men who become curious about the life and death of the man they were hired to kill.
13. King Kong Video/Film , DVD in English
RKO Radio Pictures, Inc. ; producers, Merian C. Cooper, Ernest B. Schoedsack ; story,… 1933 .

Carl Denham, a filmmaker and entrepreneur, leads an expedition to Skull Island, a place where time has stood still. The natives pay homage to the one whom they revere as "Kong," and who is, indeed, king of the island. Denham, together with his beautiful starlet, Ann Darrow, and…
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.K436 2005 c. 1
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-2 in one container
14. Die Nibelungen Video/Film , DVD in German
a Decla-Bioscop/UFA Production ; screenplay, Thea von Harbou ; directed by Fritz Lang. 1924 .

In part one, Siegfried wins the hand of Kriemhilde by slaying the dragon and defeating Brunhilde. When Brunhilde learns that magic has been used to conquer her, she has Siegfried murdered. In part two, Kriemhilde seeks revenge for Siegfried's death and marries Attila, king of the…
15. Night of the living dead Video/Film , DVD in English
an Image Ten production ; produced by Russell Streiner; screenplay by John A. Russo ;… 1968 .

A simple, peaceful countryside is being terrorized by killer zombies with only one thing on their minds--destroy all humans. A small stronghold of survivors must hold the zombies at bay outside an old, abandoned house for any future hope of humanity.
16. One false move Video/Film , DVD in English , French , Spanish
an I.R.S. Media production of a Carl Franklin film. 1991 .

After two ruthless drug dealers commit a brutal mass murder in Los Angeles and are forced to flee the state, their beautiful accomplice unwittingly leads them into a trap.
17. Pariah Video/Film , DVD in English
Focus Features presents ; Northstar Pictures, Inc and Sundial Pictures present, in… 2011 .

Alike is a 17-year-old African-American woman who lives with her parents and younger sister in Brooklyn's Fort Greene neighborhood. She has a flair for poetry, and is a good student at her local high school. Alike is quietly but firmly embracing her identity as a lesbian.…
18. Public enemy Video/Film , DVD in English
1931 .
Classic gangster film tells the story of two brothers, one an honorable war veteran, the other a high-class gangster that sold alcohol during the prohibition.
19. Rebel without a cause Video/Film , DVD in English
Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Stewart Stern ; produced by David Weisbart ;… 1955 .

The teen-aged son of a well-to-do family gets involved in violence when he attempts to win the approval of a gang of high-school hoodlums.
20. Saturday night fever Video/Film , DVD in English , Spanish
Paramount Pictures ; directed by John Badham ; produced by Robert Stigwood ; screenplay… 1977 .

The story of a Brooklyn store clerk who is a Saturday night disco king; he begins to question the narrowness of his perspective when he meets a girl who is shedding her origins for a more sophisticated life style.
  • Friedheim -- AV Stacks - OASIS Collection
    OASIS DVD c. 1
    Available
    • Circulation limited to Peabody Conservatory students, faculty and staff.
  • Eisenhower M Level Reserves
    PN1995.9.M86S3 2002 c. 1
    Available
21. Shane Video/Film , DVD in English , French
a Paramount Picture ; George Steven's production ; produced and directed by George… 1952 .

A drifter and retired gunfighter assists a homestead family terrorized by an aging cattleman and his hired gun.
22. The treasure of the Sierra Madre Video/Film , DVD in English
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. ; produced by Henry Blanke ; screen play by John Huston ;… 1948 .

Two down-and-out Americans in Mexico meet a grizzled old prospector who piques their interest with stories of his gold-hunting experiences. The Americans gather a stake and set off with the old prospector in search of fortune.
23. The wedding banquet Video/Film , DVD in English , Chinese
The Samuel Goldwyn Company ; Central Motion Pictures presents in association with Good… 2004 .

Comedy about the age-old conflict between parents and their children. In New York, the Taiwanese half of a gay couple hopes to end his parents' matchmaking by announcing that he's engaged. What he doesn't count on is that they'll fly in to meet the bride and plan the nuptials!
24. The wild bunch Video/Film , DVD in English
Warner Bros.-Seven Arts presents a Phil Feldman production ; screenplay by Walon Green… 1969 .

The brutal story of violent men who lived during the Mexican revolution in the year 1913. It portrays a band of magnificent losers in a dying lawless West.
25. Winter's Bone Video/Film , DVD in English
Roadside Attractions, Anonymous Content and Winter's Bone Productions ; director, Debra… 2010 .

Seventeen-year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails to find him, she and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. Challenging her outlaw kin's code of silence and risking her life,…