New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

October 2, 2015
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

The widower

October 1, 2015
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2015]
1 videodisc (180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Reece Shearsmith, Kate Fleetwood, Federay Holmes, James Laurenson, Juliet Alderice, Archie Panjabi.
Title from disc label.
Based on a chilling true story, tells how a seemingly mild-mannered male nurse, Malcolm Webster, poisoned and murdered his first wife, attempted to do the same to his second wife, and further schemed to deceive his third fiancée.

The league. The complete season six

October 1, 2015
2 videodiscs (341 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Nick Kroll, Mark Duplass, Paul Scheer, Stephen Rannazzisi, Katie Aselton.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast by FX in 2014.
Disc 1. Sitting Shiva ; Tefl-Andre ; The height supremacist ; When Rafi met Randy ; The hot tub ; Breast awareness month ; The Heavenly fouler -- Disc 2. Man land ; Taco standard time ; Epi-sexy ; EBDBBnB ; Mènage a cinq ; The beach house.
TV's funniest fantasy football fanatics return for Season Six and the stakes have never been higher, because this year they₂re playing for way more than The Shiva. Things kick off on an up note when a league member drops dead, forcing the gang to draft at his funeral. It's downhill from there, as Ruxin "juices" up his son₂s play on the little league field, Taco starts a charity and things get awkward between Kevin and his urologist.

Portlandia. Season five

October 1, 2015
Toronto : Video Services Corp.
2 videodiscs (218 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein.
Title from disc labels.
The hit sketch comedy is back for a fifth season.

South Park. The complete eighteenth season.

October 1, 2015
[Los Angeles] : Paramount, [2015]
2 videodiscs (220 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Voice: Trey Parker, Matt Stone.
Special features: Mini commentaries on all episodes; deleted scenes.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program on the Comedy Central network.
Join Cartman, Kenny, Stan and Kyle as they get lost in virtual reality, go underground with Cock Magic, uncover the shocking truth about a music superstar, and reach transcendence with Cartman BRAAAH!

Vikings. The complete third season.

October 1, 2015
[Beverly Hills, CA] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2015]
3 videodiscs (440 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ben Robson, Kevin Durand, Lothaire Bluteau, Morgane Polanski, George Blagden, Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program.
Disc 1. Mercenary ; The Wanderer ; Warrior's fate -- disc 2. Scarred ; The Usurper ; Born again ; Paris -- disc 3. To the gates! ; Breaking point ; The Dead.
With Ragnar now king, he faces more foes than ever in Season Three but out of all the rivals, there's one Viking in particular he should watch out for: Erlendur. The only surviving child of King Horik, his entire family was slaughtered during a brawl between the King of Denmark and the legendary Norse ruler, during the Season two finale. Ragnar, impressed by Erlendur's idea of going to farm in England spares Erlendur's life.

Outlander. Season 1, volume 2.

September 23, 2015
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2015]
2 videodiscs (464 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies, Duncan Lacroix, Grant O'rourke, Stephen Walters.
Title from disc.
Based on the book series by Diana Gabaldon.
disc 1. The reckoning ; By the pricking of my thumbs ; The devil's mark ; Lallybroch -- disc 2. The watch ; The search ; Wentworth Prison ; To ransom a man's soul.
The story of a young woman from 1945 who is swept back into 1743 continues. Claire and Jamie₂s relationship is tested by ruthless Redcoats, volatile clan politics, and a brutal witch trial, which force Jamie and Claire to escape to a new home.

The last man on Earth. The complete first season.

September 21, 2015
Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2015]
2 videodiscs (286 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Will Forte, Kristen Schaal, January Jones, Mel Rodriguez.
Title from disc label.
Special features: Commentary on select episodes ; Q&A panel ; deleted scenes ; gag reel.
The comedy chronicles the life and times of Phil Miller as he "struggles" to survive, hitting on lady mannequins, filling margarita pools, and literally making new friends out of sporting goods. Hilarity ensures when the straight laces Carol Pilbasian shows up and throws off the ridiculous lifestyle Phil has worked so hard to create.

Arrow. Complete third season

September 18, 2015
5 videodiscs (976 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, Willa Holland, Emily Bett Rickards, Colton Haynes, John Barrowman, Paul Blackthorne.
Title from disc surface.
All language options may not be present on container packaging.
Disc one. The calm ; Sara ; Corto Maltese ; The magician ; The secret origin of Felicity Smoak -- Disc two. Guilty ; Draw back your bow ; The brave and the bold ; The climb ; Left behind -- Disc three. Midnight City ; Uprising ; Canaries ; The return ; Nanda Parbat -- Disc four. The offer ; Suicidal tendencies ; Public enemy ; Broken arrow ; The fallen -- Disc five. Al Sah-Him ; This is your sword ; My name is Oliver Queen.
The Arrow has become a hero to the citizens of Starling City, but that doesn't mean that Oliver Queen can take his eye off the ball and lead a normal life in the spectacular third season of the hit series based on the DC Comics character. A new wave of diabolical masterminds, from homegrown terrors inflicted by the resurgent Vertigo, the deranged Cupid, boomerang-wielding Digger Harkness and bloodthirsty Brick Brickwell.

The Flash. The complete first season

September 18, 2015
5 videodiscs (979 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Rick Cosnett, Carlos Valdes, Tom Cavanagh, Jesse L. Martin.
All language options may not be present on container packaging.
Disc 1. Pilot ; Fastest man alive ; Things you can't outrun ; Going rogue ; Plastique -- Disc 2. The Flash is born ; Power outage ; Flash vs. Arrow ; The man in the yellow suit ; Revenge of the rogues -- Disc 3. The sound and the fury ; Crazy for you ; The Nuclear Man ; Fallout ; Out of time -- Disc 4. Rogue time ; Tricksters ; All star team up ; Who is Harrison Wells? ; The trap -- Disc 5. Grodd lives ; Rogue air ; Fast enough.
CSI investigator Barry Allen is endearingly book-smart, somewhat awkward late and, as a result of a scientific experiment gone awry, the fastest man alive. Zigzagging through the action-packed new series from the creative team behind Arrow and based on the supersonic DC Comics character. With his life shadowed by his mother's murder and his father wrongly convicted of the crime, Barry finds that his newfound power of super speed grants him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen guardian angel.

Mythbusters. Collection 13

September 16, 2015
Silver Spring, MD : Discovery, [2015]
2 videodiscs (352 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Adam Savage, Jamie Hyneman.
Disc 1. Titanic survival ; Trench torpedo ; Hail hijinx ; Fright night -- Disc 2. Mini myth medley ; Cannonball chemistry ; Food fables ; Explosions A-Z.
This lucky thirteenth MythBusters season is packed with its infamous scintillating scientific mayhem, along with a few rocket-powered surprises. With 30 years of special effects experience, Adam and Jamie will answer the craziest questions viewers can think up and then make up a few of their own! Can balloons protect you in a car crash? Does the smell of fear really exist? Can you cook lasagna in a dishwasher?

The red road. The complete second season

September 16, 2015
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2015]
2 videodiscs (265 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jason Momoa, Martin Henderson, Julianne Nicholson, Tamara Tunie, Annalise Basso, Allie Gonino, Kiowa Gordon.
Widescreen (1.78:1).
Special features: Inside The red road; Sundance on set.
Season two of this action pack series doesn't miss a beat as the season sets off a ripple effect that forces everyone in town to question their values. Jean learns of dark family secrets; Kopus battles his conscience; and Harold must decide where his morals lie. Can they all find a path to redemption?

Homeland. The complete fourth season

September 15, 2015
4 videodiscs (approximately 584 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Rupert Friend, Sarita Choudhury, Tracy Letts, F. Murray Abraham, Raza Jaffrey, Nazanin Boniadi, Laila Robins.
Title from disc labels.
Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes by Showtime in 2014.
Disc 1. The drone queen ; Trylon and Perisphere ; Shalwar Kameez -- Disc 2. Iron in the fire ; About a boy ; From A to B and back again -- Disc 3. Redux ; Halfway to a donut ; There's something else going on -- Disc 4. 13 hours in Islamabad ; Krieg Nicht Lieb ; Long time coming.
In her new role as a CIA station chief, Carrie convinces Saul and Quinn to help her hunt down one of the world's most dangerous terrorists. But when Carrie recruits a young Pakistani as an asset, the lines between right and wrong blur and the operation spins out of control. Facing unclear loyalties at every turn, Carrie must take extreme measures and risk everything to protect her country.

The jinx : the life and deaths of Robert Durst

September 11, 2015
2 videodiscs (approximately 270 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Robert Durst, Gary Napoli, Debra Kay Anderson.
Title from disc labels.
A groundbreaking documentary series sheds new light on real-estate icon, Robert Durst, while unraveling one of the most notorious unsolved crimes in New York history.

CSI: crime scene investigation : the final season

September 11, 2015
5 videodiscs (766 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
George Eads, David Berman, Ted Danson, Elisabeth Shue, Jorja Fox.
Title from disc labels.
DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 2014-2015.
From a lethal chemistry classroom to a fatal medical marijuana clinic to a deadly memorabilia convention, the evidence leads to Sin City's most twisted corners. Whatever the case, lead investigator D.B. Russell knows he can rely on the brilliance of blood-work expert Julie Finlay, and veteran investigators Nick Stokes, Sara Sidle, and Greg Sanders.

Empire. Season 1

September 11, 2015
Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2015]
4 videodiscs (approximately 528 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Bryshere Y. Gray, Trai Byers, Gabourey Sidibe, Naomi Campbell, Grace Gealey, Malik Yoba, Kaitlin Doubleday, Ta'Rhonda Jones.
Title from disc labels.
Special features: Uncut musical performances: No apologies, Keep it movin', I wanna love you, You're so beautiful (Ensemble version), Whatever makes you happy; Commentary on Pilot with cats & crew.
Disc 1. Pilot ; The outspoken king ; The devil quotes scripture -- Disc 2. False imposition ; Dangerous bonds ; Out, damned spot -- Disc 3. Our dancing days ; The Lyon's roar ; Unto the breach -- Disc 4. Sins of the father ; Die but once (Finale, Part 1) -- Who I am (Finale, Part 2).
After musical mogul Lucious Lyon is diagnosed with a potentially fatal disease, he must choose which of his three sons with succeed him at the legendary Empire entertainment company. The game changes when ex-wife Cookie returns from prison. This groundbreaking series features a pulsating soundtrack from legendary music hit maker Timbaland.

Sleepy Hollow. The complete second season.

September 11, 2015
Los Angeles, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2015]
5 videodiscs (790 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, Orlando Jones, Katia Winter.
Title from disc labels.
Includes Bonus features.
Nothing is as it seems as the second exhilarating season of the witty, addictive series begins. After Ichabod Crane risks his life to rescue Police Lt. Abbie Mills from Purgatory, the two face even greater danger as sinister forces in Sleepy Hollow gain momentum. With Katrina held captive by the Headless Horseman, and Frank Irving mysteriously back from the dead, Ichabod and Abbie must rely on instinct to know who to trust in their quest to permanently vanquish Moloch.

The returned

September 11, 2015
[United States] : Lionsgate, [2015]
2 videodiscs (440 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin Alejandro, India Ennenga, Mark Pellegrino, Jeremy Sisto, Sandrine Holt, Sophie Lowe.
Title from disc labels.
Focuses on a small town that is turned upside down when several local people, who have long been presumed dead, suddenly re-appear and struggle to reintegrate into a world that has left them behind. As strange phenomena begin to occur, family members must grapple with the mysterious return of their deceased love ones.

CSI: cyber. The first season

September 11, 2015
[Hollywood, Calif.] : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2015]
4 videodiscs (545 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Patricia Arquette, James Van Der Beek, Hayley Kiyoko.
Title from disc labels.
Special Agent Avery Ryan heads the Cyber Crime Division of the FBI, a unit at the forefront of solving illegal activities that start in the mind, live online, and play out in the real world. While other agents search for criminals in dark homes and alleys, Ryan and her team search the 'dark net', a place deep in the bowels of the Web where criminals are anonymous, money is untraceable and where everything is for sale with just a keystroke.

Aquarius. The complete first season.

September 11, 2015
[Place of publication not identified] : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2015]
4 videodiscs (appoximately 590 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
David Duchovny, Grey Damon, Gethin Anthony, Emma Dumont, Claire Holt, Chance Kelly, David Meunier.
Title from disc labels.
A gritty cop drama set in 1967 Los Angeles, follows the story of Sam Hodiak a decorated World War II veteran and homicide detective, responsible for policing a city ridden by cheap drugs, rising crime, protest, and police brutality. When a daughter of an old girl friend goes missing, Hodiak agrees to find her. Hodiak teams with a young undercover cop and unbeknownst to them the investigation leads them to Charles Manson before the infamous murder spree.

Supernatural. Season ten.

September 9, 2015
6 videodiscs (967 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins.
Title from disc labels.
DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 2014-2015.
Disc 1. (Episodes 1-4) Black ; Reichenbach ; Soul survivor ; Paper moon -- Disc 2. (Episodes 5-8) Fan fiction ; Ask Jeeves ; Girls, girls, girls ; Hibbing 911 -- Disc 3. (Episodes 9-12) The things we left behind ; The hunter games ; There's no place like home ; About a boy -- Disc 4. (Episodes 13-16) Halt & catch fire ; The executioner's song ; The things they carried ; Paint it black -- Disc 5. (Episodes 17-20) Inside man ; Book of the damned ; The Werther Project ; Angel heart -- Disc 6. (Episodes 21-23) Dark dynasty ; The prisoner ; Brother's keeper.
Dean Winchester lost his battle with power-mad angel scribe Metatron, only to be resurrected by the power of the first Blade and now transformed into a demon, cursed with the Mark of Cain. The road to recovering wayward Dean takes brother Sam down sinister paths himself, with consequences that will shake the boys to their core.

Vicious. The complete second season

September 4, 2015
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2015]
1 videodisc (180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Derek Jacobi, Ian McKellen, Frances De La Tour, Iwan Rheon.
Title from disc label.
Special features: The making of seson 2 ; interviews with cast and crew.
Tells the comedic story of aging partners Freddie and Stuart, two men who have lived together in their Covent Garden flat for nearly 50 years.

Blue bloods. The fifth season.

September 4, 2015
6 videodiscs (933 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tom Selleck, Donnie Wahlberg, Will Estes, Bridget Monahan.
Title from disc labels.
DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 2014-2015.
The Regan family continues to serve and protect the streets of New York in the fifth tumultuous season of the show. Oldest son Danny works to convict a national felon as well as resolve a dangerous hostage situation. Erin faces numerous challenges as she navigates the judicial system, enduring the retrial of a woman she's already convicted, as well as enlisting the testimony of a protected mob informant. Meanwhile, Jamie's desire to help lands him in a few troubling situations.

Haven. Season 5, Vol. 1

September 4, 2015
4 videodiscs (554 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Emily Rose, Lucas Bryant, Eric Balfour, Richard Donat, John Dunsworth.
Title from disc labels.
Based on "The Colorado Kid" by Stephen King.
Disc 1. (171 min.) See no evil ; Speak no evil ; Spotlight ; Much ado about Mara -- Disc 2. (169 min.) The old switcheroo - part 1 ; The old switcheroo - part 2 ; Nowhere man ; Exposure -- Disc 3. (171 min.) Morbidity ; Mortality ; Reflections ; Chemistry -- Disc 4. (43 min.) Chosen ; Bonus features..
Includes a storyline of a pair of paranormal investigators who star in their own reality show while on a fact finding mission to expose Haven's secrets.

Gotham. The complete first season

September 4, 2015
6 videodiscs (968 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Ben Mckenzie, Donal Logue, David Mazouz, Zabryna Guevara, Jada Pinkett Smith, Robin Lord Taylor, Erin Richards, Camren Bicondova, Cory Michael Smith, Victoria Cartagena, Andrew Stewart-Jones, John Doman, Jada Pinkett Smith.
Title from disc labels.
DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 2014-2015.
Disc 1. Pilot: extended version ; Selena Kyle ; The Balloonman ; Arkham -- Disc 2. Viper ; Spirit of the goat ; Penguin's umbrella ; The mask -- Disc 3. Harvey Dent ; Lovecraft ; Rogue's gallery ; What the little bird told him -- Disc 4. Welcome back, Jim Gordon ; The fearsome Dr. Crane ; The scarecrow ; The blind fortune teller -- Disc Red hood ; Everyone has a Cobblepot ; Beasts of prey ; Under the knife -- Disc 6. The anvil and the hammer ; All happy families are alike ; Special features.
The good. The evil. The beginning. When rookie Gotham City detective James Gordon, dedicated to restoring his crime-ridden metropolis back to its decent and illustrious past, catches the case of a murdered socialite couple, he promises their shattered, surviving son Bruce Wayne he'll find their killer. It is an obligation and an obsession that will cost him dearly, and set the stage for the gritty and exciting world of Gotham.

NCIS: New Orleans. The first season.

September 3, 2015
6 videodiscs (959 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Rob Kerkovich, Zoe McLellan, C.C.H. Pounder.
Title from disc labels.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2014.
Disc one. Musician heal thyself ; Carrier -- Disc two. Breaking brig ; The recruits ; It happened last night ; Master of horror ; Watch over me -- Disc three. Love hurts ; Chasing ghosts ; Stolen valor ; Baitfish ; The abyss -- Disc four. The walking dead ; Careful what you wish for ; Le carnivale de la mort ; My brother's keeper -- Disc five. More now ; The list ; The insider ; Rock-a-bye-baby -- Disc six. You'll do ; How much pain can you take ; My city.
In a city that keeps surviving disaster; one elite team is dedicated to making our shores a little safer. Dwayne Cassius ₁King₂ Pride knows every corner of the Crescent City from his days as a deputy. Now, his mission has higher stakes as he leads an elite crew that tackles crimes that threaten national security. The Big Easy is in good hands with a supremely professional team with a passion for justice.


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