New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

September 23, 2016
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Grimm. Season five.

September 22, 2016
Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
5 videodiscs (approximately 941 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
David Giuntoli, Russell Hornsby, Silas Weir Mitchell.
Title from disc label.
Bonus features: Deleted scenes; Gag reel; A Grimm new world; Unlocking the mystery: inside the 100th episode; Fome tour.
disc 1. The Grimm identity ; Clear and Wesen danger ; Lost boys ; Maiden quest ; Rat king -- disc 2. Wesen nacht ; Eve of destruction ; A reptile dysfunction ; Star-crossed ; Map of the seven knights -- disc 3. Key move ; Into the Schwarzwald ; Silence of the slams ; Lycanthropia -- disc 4. Skin deep ; The believer ; Inugami ; Good to the bone -- disc 5. The taming of the wu ; Bad night ; Beginning of the end, part one and part two.
At the heels of his mother's beheading and Juliette's "death", Nick's life has taken a turn he never expected. Having lost so much, Nick must now come to grips with fathering a child with his once sworn enemy, Adalind. With even more dangerous Wesen coming out of the shadows, the Black claw uprising Team Grimm has been dreading is approaching in full force. Own all 22 episodes of the most chilling season of the show.

Preacher. Season one.

September 22, 2016
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
4 videodiscs (472 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Dominic Cooper, Joseph Gilgun, Ruth Negga, Tom Brooke, W. Brown, Ian Colletti.
Title from disc label.
Based on the graphic novel series by Garth Ennis.
disc 1. Pilot ; See ; The possibilities -- disc 2. Monster swamp ; South will rise again ; Sundowner -- disc 3. He gone ; El valero -- disc 4. Finish the song ; Call and response.
A possessed minister teams up with his ex and a hard-drinking Irish vampire in search of answers.

Crazy ex-girlfriend. The complete first season.

September 22, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Archive, [2016]
4 videodiscs (756 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Rachel Bloom, Vincent Rodriguez Iii, Santino Fontana, Donna Lynne Champlin.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program.
disc 1. Josh just happens to live here! ; Josh's girlfriend is really cool! ; I hope Josh comes to my party! ; I'm going on a date with Josh's friend -- disc 2. Josh and I are good people! ; My first Thanksgiving wiht Josh! ; I'm so happy that Josh is so happy! ; My mom, Greg's mom and Josh's sweet dance moves! ; I'm going to the beach with Josh and his friends! -- disc 3. I'm back at camp with Josh! ; That text was not meant for Josh! ; Josh and I work on a case! ; Josh and I go to Los Angeles! ; Josh is going to Hawaii! -- disc 4. Josh has no idea where I am! ; Josh's sister is getting married! ; Why is Josh in a bad mood? ; Paula needs to get over Josh!
Rebecca Bunch is a successful, driven, and possibly crazy, young woman who impulsively gives up everything , her partnership at a prestigious law firm and her upscale apartment in Manhattan, in a desperate attempt to find love and happiness in the exotic hotbed of romance and adventure: suburban West Covina, California.

2 broke girls. The complete fifth season.

September 15, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2016]
3 videodiscs (469 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs, Garrett Morris, Jonathan Kite, Matthew Moy, Jennifer Coolidge.
Widescreen (1.78:1)
DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 2015.
In season five the girls continue to wait tables at the diner while trying to build their business, Max's Homemade Cupcakes, operating out of an after-hours cupcake window at the diner. While trying to work their way out of "broke," and realizing they are more alike than they thought, they're surrounded by their offbeat, colorful "work family" at the diner.

The originals. The complete third season.

September 15, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2016]
5 videodiscs (927 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt, Charles Michael Davis, Leah Pipes, Danielle Campbell, Steven Krueger, Todd Stashwick, Daniella Pineda.
Widescreen (1.78:1aspect ratio)
DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 2015-2016.
Season Three finds Klaus and Elijah estranged from each other, while adjusting to life with their long-lost sister, Freya. Hayley suffers mightily at the hands of Klaus's petty vengeance, while Marcel and Davina rule the city. Cami and Vincent are tangled in a surprising mystery involving the newest resident of New Orleans, the first vampire ever sired by the Mikaelsons.

The catch. The complete first season.

September 15, 2016
Burbank, CA : ABC Studios, [2016]
2 videodiscs (approximately 425 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Mireille Enos, Peter Krause, Alimi Ballard, Jacky Ido.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast in 2015-2016.
Disc 1: Episodes 1-5 -- Disc 2: Episodes 6-10, bonus features.
Meet Alice Vaughan: Strong, smart and tough-as-nails, she specializes in foiling world-class criminals with her elite team at Anderson/Vaughan Investigations, so she's devastated after losing her heart, and her life savings, to dashing, international conman Benjamin Jones, a.k.a. "Christopher". Desperate to extract some serious payback, Ali embarks on a secret quest to nab her ex-fiancée However, the spark that ignited between these volatile lovers refuses to die.

Scorpion. Season two

September 15, 2016
©2015
6 videodiscs (1025 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Elyes Gabel, Katharine McPhee, Robert Patrick, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Jadyn Wong, Ari Stidham.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast on television in 2015-2016.
The new Director of Homeland Security reunites the team when a nuclear powered Russian satellite is knocked out of orbit and must be diverted before it detonates over Southern California. The team races against time to stop an unstable ex-member of Scorpion, Mark Collins who kidnaps and threatens to kill Toby if his demands are not met.

The good wife. The final season.

September 15, 2016
[New York, New York] : CBS DVD, [2016]
6 videodiscs (approximately 950 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Julianna Margulies, Christine Baranski, Archie Panjabi, Matt Czuchry, Alan Cumming.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program, 2015-2016.
As Alicia struggles to get her career back on track, she stumbles on a case that puts her up against Diane Lockhart and David Lee. Peter fires Eli Gold, who vows revenge. Cary discovers that his firm is getting out of touch. Peter has little time left to make a plea deal before the jury comes back with a verdict. Meanwhile, Alicia must decide whether her future is with Peter or with Jason, and she channels the ghost of Will Gardner to help make a decision.

Modern family. The complete seventh season

September 15, 2016
Los Angeles, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2015]
3 videodiscs (approximately 499 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ed O'Neill, Ty Burrell, Sofia Vergara, Julie Bowen, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eric Stonestreet.
Title from disc label.
Special features: Making-of an episode ; growing up Modern family ; kids in the spotlight ; deleted and alternate scenes ; extended version of "Thunk in the trunk."
Disc 3. The cover-up -- Express yourself -- The party -- Man shouldn't lie -- Promposal -- Cazy train -- Double-click.
Enjoy a new chapter of love and laughter with the Seventh Season of the show. Quackery rules the roost when Phil adopts a trio of orphan ducklings and the rebellious Dunphy kids spread their wings. Meanwhile, Cam and Mitchell face financial hurdles and wild frat boys, Jay and Gloria ₁farm₂ out Joe₂s preschool education and Manny leaps into the dating game. But will the big question finally be answered: are Haley and Andy destined to be together.

Madam Secretary. The second season.

September 13, 2016
Hollywood, CA : Paramount, [2016]
6 videodiscs (approximately 995 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tea Leoni, Tim Daly, Bebe Neuwirth, Keith Carradine, Zeljko Ivanek.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as individual episodes on telelvision during the 2015-2016 season.
In her life, Elizabeth McCord has led many roles, as a CIA analyst, a professor, a wife, and a mother, but now, she leads America's foreign policy as Secretary of State. The sensitive nature of her work creates tension at home when she's forced to keep secrets from her husband Henry, recently reactivated as an intelligence asset. As tensions mount with Russia and chaos brews in the Middle East, Elizabeth answers directly to President Conrad Dalton.

Black work

September 13, 2016
[Bethesda, MD] : Acorn Media, [2015]
1 videodisc (approximately 141 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Sheridan Smith, Matthew McNulty, Oliver Woollford, Honor Kneafsey, Sharon Duce, Andrew Knott.
Contains episodes 1-3 of the television mini-series, originally aired in 2015.
Jo Gillespie is a policewoman whose detective husband is killed in the line of duty while working undercover on a case. Her coworkers expect her to stay out of the investigation, but when alarming information about her husband comes to light, Jo loses faith in her police family and sets out to find the killer herself. Along the way she learns of the many dark secrets surrounding her husband, his colleagues, and the criminals they were investigating.

Hell on wheels. Season 5, volume 1

September 8, 2016
Toronto, ON : Entertainment One, [2015]
2 videodiscs (approximately 300 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Anson Mount, Common, Colm Meaney, Phil Burke.
Title from container.
Bonus features: A look at season 5; How the Chinese built America; Set tour with Anson Mount; Inside the episodes (x7).
In Season five, Cullen Bohannon finds himself a stranger in a strange land, the mountain town of Truckee, California, home to the Central Pacific Railroad. This rough railroad town teems with thousands of Chinese workers, foreign in language, culture and traditions. Despite the challenges of corralling his new workforce, Cullen leads the Herculean effort to tunnel through the Sierra Nevada Mountains, sometimes achieving only inches a day in the race to complete the first Transcontinental Railroad.

Quantico. The complete first season

September 8, 2016
©2016
5 videodiscs (approximately 945 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Priyanka Chopra, Aunjanue Ellis, Josh Hopkins, Jake McLaughlin, Yasmine Al Massri, Johanna Braddy, Tate Ellington, Graham Rogers.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television by ABC for the 2015-2016 season.
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 ; Bonus features -- disc 2. Episodes 5-9 ; Bonus features -- disc 3. Episodes 10-14 ; Bonus features -- disc 4. Episodes 15-18 ; Bonus features -- disc 5. Episodes 19-22 ; Bonus features.
Television's most riveting mystery unfurls against a backdrop of steamy seduction, maddening conspiracies and nerve-shattering suspense. Alex Parrish is one of a diverse group of young recruits at the FBI Quantico Base. Despite intriguing personal secrets and complicated pasts, Alex and her fellow "NATs" (New Agents In Training) are the best, brightest, most thoroughly vetted candidates in the U.S., so it seems impossible that one of them could be a traitor.

Law & order, Special Victims Unit. Year seventeen, '15/'16 season.

September 8, 2016
[United States] : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2015]
5 videodiscs (974 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Mariska Hargitay, Ice T, Danny Pino, Kelli Giddish, Raul Esparza, Peter Scanavino.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast as episodes on television in 2015-2016.
Join the team in this seventeenth year as they tirelessly pursue compelling cases in all 23 episodes, including a must-see crossover event with Chicago P.D.

Chicago P.D. Season three.

September 8, 2016
[Universal City, California] : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]
6 videodiscs (1102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jason Beghe, Jon Seda, Sophia Bush.
Title from disc labels.
Bonus material: behind the scenes of select episodes.
Return to ground zero in the fight against Chicago crime in all 23 episodes of this critically acclaimed drama. In Season Three, Hank Voight's intelligence unit is in the final stretch of taking down a powerful kingpin when one of his detectives is severely beaten and kidnapped. In a race against time, Voight makes the difficult decision to bring back one of the disgraced former members of his unit.

Hawaii Five-0. The sixth season.

September 8, 2016
Hollywood, Calif.] : Paramount Home Entertainment
6 videodiscs (1088 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Alex O'Loughlin, Scott Caan, Daniel Dae Kim, Grace Park, Masi Oka.
Title from disc.
Originally broadcast as season 6 in 2015-2016.
The heat's on as the Hawaii Five-0 team takes on some of the Aloha State's most notorious and baffling criminal cases involving murder, the Mob, espionage, and kidnapping. With McGarrett and Danny at the helm, the team interrogates members of a renegade stunt-bikers gang, pursues a rogue Russian spy with access to NSA secrets, and partners with an autistic child in a murder investigation.

Empire. Season 2.

September 8, 2016
[Los Angeles, California] : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2016]
5 videodiscs (789 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Terrence Howard, Bryshere Y. Gray, Jussie Smollett, Trai Byers, Grace Gealey, Kaitlin Doubleday, Taraji P. Henson.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Bonus features: uncut music performances; Empire around the globe: USO tour; studio sessions; Freda Gatz music video; The look of Empire.
disc 1. The devils are here ; Without a country ; Fires of heaven -- disc 2. Poor Yorick ; Be true ; A high hope for a low heaven ; True love never -- disc 3. My bad parts ; Sinned against ; Et tu, brute? ; Death will have his day -- disc 4. A rose by any other name ; The tameness of a wolf ; Time shall unfold ; More than kin -- disc 5. The Lyon who cried wolf ; Rise by sin ; Past is prologue.
Three months have passed since Lucious Lyon's shocking arrest. Now, released from prison, he and Cookie enter a hostile competition to dominate the music industry. Despite an ongoing feud between their sons Jamal and Hakeem, a stunning betrayal may unite the family against an outside takeover of Empire Records. Meanwhile, Cookie learns a frightening truth about her new lover, and tragedy tests Andre's newfound faith.

The Doctor Blake mysteries. Season two

September 8, 2016
©2015
3 videodiscs (approximately 550 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Craig McLachlan, Nadine Garner, Joel Tobeck, Cate Wolfe.
Title from disc
Originally broadcast on television in 2014.
disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- disc 2. Episodes 4-7 -- disc 3. Episodes 8-10.
Doctor Lucien Blake returns to Ballarat after an attempt to reunite with his long lost daughter. But it's no longer the safe haven he left behind: Danny has been transferred to Melbourne, replaced by a new Senior Constable who seems hell bent on making Blake's job as police surgeon as difficult as possible. Blake's old nemesis Patrick Tyneman has called in the help of some powerful men to keep an eye on Blake. And of course there are the strange and baffling murders that come his way, there are mysteries seeping out of every corner - from political corridors and church vestries, to, art galleries and rock'n'roll halls.

Mom. The complete third season.

September 8, 2016
[United States] : Warner Archives, [2016]
3 videodiscs (528 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Anna Faris, Allison Janney, French Stewart, Matt Jones, Mimi Kennedy, Jaime Pressly.
Widescreen.
Originally broadcast as season 3 in 2015.
Single mom Christy Plunkett is now sober and trying to get her life on track. However, she's tested daily by her newly sober mother, Bonnie, and by her relationships with her own kids. Christy tries to remain positive as she attempts to overcome her past and build a better future, but with her dysfunctional family and life's many setbacks, it's always an uphill battle.

Father Brown. Season three, Part two

September 8, 2016
[London] : BBC, [2016]
2 videodiscs (approximately 315 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Mark Williams, Sorcha Cusack, Nancy Carroll, Tom Chambers, Alex Price.
Title from container.
Based on the characters created by G.K. Chesterton.
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 (180 min.) -- disc 2. Episodes 5-7 (135 min.).
Welcome back to the village of Kembleford, where Father Brown uses his personal blend of intuition, psychology, compassion and justice to solve another series of gripping crimes. Assisted as always by parish secretary Mrs. McCarthy, glamorous socialite Lady Felicia Montague and her accommodating chauffeur Sid Carter Father Brown faces threats to his town, his friends and his faith. An assassination attempt, an art heist, ritual sacrifice and murder keep the twists and turns coming.

Suspects. Series three & four

September 7, 2016
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2016]
2 videodiscs (365 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Damien Molony, Clare-Hope Ashitey, Fay Ripley.
Widescreen.
Originally broadcast on television in 2014.
Disc 1. Series three, episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. Series four, episodes 1-4.
"Detectives Martha Bellamy (Fay Ripley, Cold Feet), Jack Weston (Damien Molony, Being Human), and Charlie Steele (Clare-Hope Ashitey, Children of Men) are back to solve a series of all-new mysteries in contemporary London. From an arson attack that leaves a teenager fighting for his life to a copycat murder that could be the work of a serial killer, Martha and her team work tirelessly to expose the truth behind each crime. Filmed from an eyewitness perspective with improvised dialogue, this one-of-a-kind procedural delivers an immersive, authentic look at police investigations, hailed as za fresh take on the usual cop showy--Container.

Supernatural. The complete eleventh season

September 6, 2016
©2015
6 videodiscs (970 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins, Mark A. Sheppard.
Title from container.
Special features: Jensen Ackles on directing "The Bad Seed"; On set with SPN: the real fan contest; the Winchester mythology: shedding light on the darkness; Digital magic: enhancing the sets with VFX; 2015 comic-con panel; audio commentaries; deleted scenes; gag reel.
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. Episodes 5-8 -- disc 3. Episodes 9-12 -- disc 4. Episodes 13-16 -- disc 5. Episodes 17-20 -- disc 6. Episodes 21-23.
Season eleven plunges Sam and Dean Winchester into extreme peril as they face The Darkness, a sinister new menace unleashed upon the Earth. They continue their monster-hunting missions, battling the usual werewolves, black-eyed demons and even a vengeful ghost in a stuffed bunny costume, but with a sharp new focus: destroy The Darkness. Needing all the help they can get, the brothers turn to fallen angel Castiel; King of Hell Crowley; and even an unassuming God -- only to come face to face with Lucifer and Crowley's power-hungry witch mother, Rowena.

Rectify. The complete third season

September 6, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2016]
2 videodiscs (275 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Aden Young, Abigail Spencer, Adelaide Clemens, J. Smith Cameron, Luke Kirby.
Title from container.
Special feature: Behind the scenes of Rectify.
Follows the life of Daniel Holden, who returns to his small hometown in Georgia after serving nineteen years on death row. Having spent his entire adult life waiting to die, Daniel must now try to find a way to cope with his past and forge a "normal" life with a future before him. Season three picks up on the very afternoon of Daniel's plea deal. Will the deal be accepted? Will Daniel be forced to leave town?

CSI: cyber. The final season.

September 6, 2016
New York, NY : CBS / Paramount, [2015]
5 videodiscs (753 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Patricia Arquette, James Van Der Beek, Hayley Kiyoko, Charley Koontz, Peter MacNicol, Shad Moss.
Title from container.
Originally released produced for television.
In a world where everything is digitally connected, we're all potential victims. Yet technology is on our side, thanks to the FBI's Cyber Crime Division. As a victim of hacking herself, Special Agent in Charge Avery Ryan uses her knowledge of behavioral psychology to understand the all-too-human personalities behind the virtual menaces. She's backed by the unstoppable crew in her Cyber Threat Operations Center.

The flash. The complete second season.

September 1, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2016]
6 videodiscs (1020 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes, Tom Cavanagh, Jesse L. Martin, Rick Cosnett, Patrick Sabongui.
Widescreen.
Special features: Comic Con panel; behind-the-scenes visual effects featurettes; DC Comic's Vixen season 1; The many faces of Zoom featurette; Kevin Smith on 'Flash' point featurette; deleted scenes; gag reel.
Last year, the S.T.A.R Labs Particle Accelerator exploded, creating a dark matter storm that struck forensic scientist Barry Allen, bestowing him with super-speed and making him the fastest man alive. But Barry wasn't the only person who was given extraordinary abilities that night. The dark matter also created meta-human, many of whom have wreaked havoc on the city.

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