New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

May 27, 2016
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

The last panthers

May 26, 2016
2 videodiscs (approximately 307 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Samantha Morton, John Hurt, Tahar Rahim, Goran Bogdan.
Special features: A world of crime (5 min.); The director's vision (5 min.); Executing a heist (4 min.); The cop, the thief, and the insurance investigator (6 min.); The real Pink Panthers (5 min.); photo gallery.
16:9 widescreen (1.78:1).
Disc 1. Episode 1 ; Episode 2 ; Episode 3 -- Disc 2. Episode 4 ; Episode 5 ; Episode 6.
When several diamonds are stolen from a jewelry store in Marseilles, the heist bears the hallmarks of the supposedly retired Pink Panther gang. After a child is accidentally killed in their getaway, the thieves resort to desperate measures to fence the jewels. This sparks a series of events that set a British insurance-loss adjuster, a French-Algerian cop, and a Serbian soldier turned diamond thief on a dramatic and dangerous collision course.

Suits. Season five

May 26, 2016
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]
4 videodiscs (approximately 691 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, Rick Hoffman, Meghan Markle, Sarah Rafferty, Gina Torres.
Originally broadcast on television by USA network in 2015 and 2016.
Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1).
Disc one. Denial ; Compensation ; No refills ; No puedo hacerlo -- Disc two. Toe to toe ; Privilege ; Hitting home ; Mea culpa -- Disc three. Uninvited guests ; Faith ; Blowback ; Live to fight... -- Disc four. God's green Earth ; Self defense ; Tick tock ; 25th hour.
Harvey wrestles with complicated feelings when Donna leaves him to work for Louis. Louis gets his own share of betrayal when his successful sister wants legal representation by the firm; just not by him. Mike finds himself on the wrong side of the law when he is arrested, jeopardizing his relationship with Rachel and the very future of the firm. Jessica is forced to decide if Harvey ultimately is the right person to stand by her side.

Aftermath [videorecording] : an Inspector Banks mystery

May 26, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013]
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Stephen Tompkinson, Andrea Lowe, Colin Tierney, Sian Breckin, Monica Dolan.
Widescreen 16:9.
Based on the novel by Peter Robinson.
After a police officer is murdered in the line of duty, DCI Alan Banks works to solve the case.

Angie Tribeca. The complete first season.

May 25, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2016]
2 videodiscs (220 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jere Burns, Deon Cole, Rashida Jones, Hayes MacArthur, Andree Vermeulen.
Title from disc label.
Special features: Behind the scenes; featurette.
Angie Tribeca is a ten-year veteran of LAPD'S RHCU: Really Heinous Crimes Unit. The show is a hilarious spoof of police procedurals in the spirit of The Naked Gun, and was created.

Marco Polo. [The complete first season]

May 25, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2015]
4 videodiscs (547 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Lorenzo Richelmy, Benedict Wong, Joan Chen, Chin Han, Rick Yune, Pierfrancesco Favino.
Originally broadcast in 2014.
In a world replete with greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry, the series is based on the famed explorer's adventures in Kublai Khan's court in thirteenth century China.

Call the midwife. Season five [videorecording].

May 18, 2016
[United States] : BBC US, 2016.
3 videodiscs (ca. 555 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Vanessa Redgrave, Helen George, Jenny Agutter, Judy Parfitt, Pam Ferris, Emerald Fennell.
The beloved nurses and nuns of Nonnatus House return to warm your heart as they care for the poorest women in London's East End. Life never stands still as the midwives face surprise pregnancy, disease, blossoming romance and missing friends.

Major crimes. The complete fourth season.

May 18, 2016
Burbank, CA : distributed by Warner Home Video
5 videodiscs (969 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Mary McDonnell, G. W. Bailey, Tony Denison, Michael Paul Chan, Raymond Cruz, Phillip P. Keene, Kearran Giovanni.
Originally broadcast in 2015-
The powerful crime drama featuring some of television₂s favorite characters continues for another gripping season of cases as law enforcement officers and prosecutors work together to score a conviction.

Eleventh hour [videorecording]

May 18, 2016
[United States] : Distributed by RLJ Entertainment, Inc., [2016]
2 videodiscs (ca. 283 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Patrick Stewart, Ashley Jensen.
Title from disc label.
Special features: Notes from interviews with Patrick Stewart and Ashley Jensen; cast filmographies.
Disc. 1: Resurrection ; Containment -- Disc 2: Kryptos ; Miracle.
Professor Ian Hood is recruited by the British government as its on-call scientist/detective. Along with his female bodyguard, they take on such menaces as rogue cloners, ruthless polluters, and resurgent viruses. Includes four episodes.

Outsiders. Season one.

May 18, 2016
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
4 videodiscs (approximately 593 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Joe Anderson, Ryan Hurst, Kyle Gallner, Gillian Alexy, Ed Heavey.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast in 2016-
A struggle for power and control set in the mysterious hills of modern-day Appalachia centers on the Farrells family, who behave as though they are above the law and are prepared to use any means necessary to protect their off-the-grid way of life in rural Kentucky.

Mr. Selfridge. Season 4

May 12, 2016
[Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2016]
3 videodiscs (approximately 450 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jeremy Piven, Tom Goodman-Hill, Frances O'Connor, Samuel West, Ron Cook, Amanda Abbington, Katherine Kelly, Grégory Fitoussi, Amy Beth Hayes, Trystan Gravelle, Calum Callaghan, Malcom Rennie, Greg Austin.
Special features: The making of Mr. Selfridge; The rise and fall of Harry Selfridge; The ladies of Selfridges; Interview with Jeremy Piven.
Based on the book: Shopping, seduction and Mr. Selfridge / by Lindy Woodhead.
After nearly 20 years of setting trends and pushing traditions, Selfridge's is still going strong as the triumph of London's Oxford Street. But Harry's potentially dangerous appetite for entertainment and women, while always a problem, has reached its peak. Now, he struggles to keep the reins of the store he loves, in the face of old troubles, new opportunities, and unsettled scores.

Xena warrior princess. Season 6.

May 12, 2016
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]
5 videodiscs (975 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Lucy Lawless, Renee O'connor.
Title from disc label.
Full frame (1.33:1).
Glory, grit and methological mayhem fill this final season of this action-adventure television show.

Orange is the new black. Season three

May 10, 2016
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2016]
4 videodiscs (approximately 783 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Taylor Schilling, Michael Harney, Kate Mulgrew, Danielle Brooks, Uzo Aduba.
Title from disc label.
A new regime has arrived at Litchfield and with it comes new business interests, spiritual movements, and parental problems that turn life behind bars upside down and ignite power struggles among Litchfield's residents and guards.

The Jim Gaffigan show. Season one

May 5, 2016
Hollywood, CA : TV Land / Paramount, [2016]
2 videodiscs (232 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jim Gaffigan, Ashley Williams, Michael Ian Black, Adam Goldberg.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2015 on the TV Land network.
Inspired by Jim Gaffigan's real life, It explores one man's struggle to find balance between fatherhood, stand-up comedy and an insatiable appetite.

War & peace : the complete miniseries

May 5, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2016]
2 videodiscs (354 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Lily James, Paul Dano, James Norton, Adrian Edmondson.
Special features: The read through; From page to screen; Making the music; Count Rostov's dance; Rundale Palace; What is "War & peace"?
A modern take on one of the most famous stories of all time. In 1805 when we first meet Pierre, Natasha, and Andrei, they are all part of St. Petersburg's glittering elite, but are fired up with youthful ambition to find meaning in their lives. As everything they thought they knew is questioned, Pierre, Andrei and Natasha find themselves in a time when Russian society is about to change forever.

Beauty & the beast. The third season.

May 5, 2016
Hollywood, California : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2016]
4 videodiscs (approximately 542 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan, Sendhil Ramamurthy, Austin Basis, Nina Lisandrello.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program.
Till death do they part. Their love has always been extraordinary. But in all thirteen episodes of the gripping third season, Detective Catherine ₁Cat₂ Chandler and veteran soldier Vincent Keller quickly discover that the price for being together forever may be more than they can bear. A secret and sinister plot to create super humans is quickly claiming innocents, and even though J.T. and Tess join in the efforts to stop the spread of unnatural powers.

Killjoys. Season one.

May 5, 2016
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]
2 videodiscs (approximately 425 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Hannah John-Kamen, Aaron Ashmore, Luke MacFarlane, Tamsen McDonough.
Title from disc label.
Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1).
Sci-fi adventure that follows a fun loving, hard living trio of interplanetary bounty hunters sworn to remain impartial as they chase deadly warrants around the Quad, a system of planets on the brink of revolution.

Doctor Foster

May 5, 2016
London : BBC, [2016]
2 videodiscs (286 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Suranne Jones, Bertie Carvel, Tommy Taylor, Thusitha Jayasundera, Martha Howe-douglas, Shazia Nicholls, Jodie Comer, Clare-Hope Ashitey.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2015.
It's a chilling tale of love, trust, betrayal and revenge. Dr. Gemma Foster's charmed life explodes when she suspects her husband of an affair. As dark, deceitful secrets come to light, will she live a lie for the sake of her family and career? Or take revenge and reap the consequences? Brace yourself for the truth in this gripping psychological drama.

The Brokenwood mysteries. Series 2 [videorecording].

April 28, 2016
[United States] : Acorn Media, c2016.
4 videodiscs (ca. 367 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Neill Rea, Fern Sutherland.
Originally broadcast in 2015.
disc 1. Leather & lace -- disc 2. To die or not to die -- disc 3. Catch of the day -- disc 4. Blood pink.
In a seemingly quiet country town in New Zealand, Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd finds that murder can happen anywhere. Working alongside Detective Constable Kristin Sims, Shepherd solves grisly murders in this gripping and well-written series.

The last ship. The complete second season

April 28, 2016
[United States] : Warner Home Video, [2016]
3 videodiscs (572 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Eric Dane, Rhona Mitra, Adam Baldwin, Travis Van Winkle, Charles Parnell, Christina Elmore, Marissa Neitling, John Pyper-ferguson, Jocko Sims.
Based on William Brinkley's best selling novel.
With a cure for the Red Virus and the goal to save the human race, Navy Captain Tom Chandler and his crew return to the States unsure of what they will find. As the crew seeks to find survivors and their families, they encounter a new, emerging enemy who's vying for control and may hinder the mass production of the cure.

Black Jesus. Season one

April 26, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video
2 videodiscs (220 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Gerald 'Slink' Johnson, Charlie Murphy, John Witherspoon.
Title from container.
Special features: Bloopers ; episode commentary.
Smokin', drinkin', and chillin' (pilot) -- Fish and the con man -- The S*** heist -- I gave at the playground -- Fried green toma toes -- Love thy enemy. Part 1 -- The other shoe drops -- Love thy enemy. Part 2 -- Gangstra's paradise -- Wtfwbjd.
Follows Jesus in present day Compton, CA on a daily mission to spread love and kindness throughout the neighborhood with the help of his small but loyal group of downtrodden followers.

The Doctor Blake mysteries. Season one [videorecording]

April 21, 2016
3 videodiscs (ca. 574 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Craig McLachlan, Nadine Garner, Joel Tobeck, Rick Donald, Cate Wolfe.
disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- disc 2. Episodes 4-7 -- disc 3. Episodes 8-10.
In 1959, Dr. Lucian Blake returns to his Australian hometown to continue his late father's medical practice, but it is his additional responsibility as the town's chief medical officer that leads him to investigating cases of suspicious death.

Royal pains. Season seven.

April 21, 2016
[Universal City, California] : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]
2 videodiscs (approximately 336 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Mark Feuerstein, Paulo Costanzo, Campbell Scott, Reshma Shetty, Brooke D'orsay, Ben Shenkman.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2015.
Singleton Hank resolves to settle down with "The One," just as soon as he finds her. Meanwhile, new homeowners Evan and Paige decide to add another member to their family, which proves to be more difficult than expected. Boris becomes involved in a secret mission of great importance and discovers that he'll need both Lawson brothers to complete it, while Divya does a favor for a man who may turn out to be her Prince Charming.

19-2. Season 1

April 21, 2016
[Silver Spring, Maryland] : Acorn, [2016]
3 videodiscs (approximately 447 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Adrian Holmes, Jared Keeso, Benz Antoine, Mylene Dinh-Robic.
Title from container.
Originally produced for television in 2014.
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. Episodes 5-7 -- disc 3. Episodes 8-10 ; Bonus.
Officer Nick Barron patrols the streets of Montréal with Station 19's newest officer, Ben Chartier. Back on the job after temporary leave, guilt-ridden Nick immediately clashes with overzealous Ben, but the two form an uneasy partnership. While responding to some of the city's most bizarre and violent crimes, the two officers learn the high cost of life on the force, both on and off duty.

Hot in Cleveland. Season six.

April 21, 2016
Hollywood, California : Viacom International, [2016]
3 videodiscs (503 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Betty White, Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2015.
It's the last hurrah for the ladies in a season filled with unexpected twists and turns! Enjoy the final 24 episodes of this beloved hit sitcom; including a series retrospective featuring favorite moments from the cast and crew, plus bloopers and behind the scenes moments!

Pretty little liars. The complete sixth season

April 15, 2016
5 videodiscs (approximately 883 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Laura Leighton, Lucy Hale, Ian Harding, Shay Mitchell, Sasha Pieterse, Janel Parrish, Tyler Blackburn.
Special features: 4 all-new featurettes: We heart the PLL 'Ships; A PLL Prom; Inside 5 Years; A Homecoming: the PLLs return; Deleted scenes.
Based upon the series of books by Sara Shepard.
disc one. Game on, Charles ; Songs of innocence ; Songs of experience ; Don't look now ; She's no angel -- disc two. No stone unturned ; O brother, where art thou ; FrAmed ; Last dance -- disc three. Game over, Charles ; Pretty Little Liars: Five Years Forward Special ; Of late I think of Rosewood ; Charlotte's Web -- disc four. The gloves are on ; New guys, new lies ; Do not disturb ; Where somebody waits for me -- disc five. We've all got baggage ; Burn this ; Did you miss me? ; Hush, hush, sweet liars.
As the sixth season begins moments after the season five finale, Aria, Emily, Hanna, Spencer and Mona are trapped outside the "dollhouse" where their tormentor, Charles, has been keeping them - with nowhere to run. Angered by their attempted escape, Charles' games take a more demented and darker turn. As the girls struggle to survive, Ezra, Caleb and Toby continue the fight to find the girls with or without Rosewood Police Department's help. Charles' story begins to come together, with the Liars eventually solving the puzzle and unmasking Charles, finally putting an end to the "A" game."


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