New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

October 21, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Dirty dancing [videorecording]

October 20, 2017
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, 2017.
1 videodisc (135 min.) sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Abigail Breslin, Colt Prattes, Sarah Hyland, Nicole Scherzinger.
Title from disc label.
Special features: Dirty dancing: The legacy lives on; Dirty dancing: Don't step on the 1, start on the 2 featurette.
A reimagining of the beloved 1987 hit film and global pop-culture phenomenon.

Reign. The fourth and final season

October 19, 2017
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2017]
3 videodiscs (669 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Adelaide Kane, Megan Follows, Rachel Skarsten, Celina Sinden, Craig Parker, Rose Williams, Jonathan Keltz, Ben Geurens, Dan Jeannotte, Jonathan Goad, Spencer MacPherson, Will Kemp.
Disc 1. With friends like these ; A grain of deception ; Leaps of faith ; Playing with fire ; Highland games ; Love & Death -- Disc 2. Hanging swords ; Uncharted waters ; Pulling strings ; A better man ; Dead of night -- Disc 3. The shakedown ; Coup de Grace ; A bride, a box, a body ; Blood in the water ; All it cost her?
The fourth and final season finds Mary rising to the challenge, taking back her country and establishing her rule in Scotland, the land of her birth but a wild nation foreign to her, and now, once again, her home. There will be impossibly high stakes, unexpected betrayals, sexual exploits, a royal wedding, a royal birth and a rising body count as three queens in three nations fight for their people, their loves, and their lives.

Good witch. Season three

October 19, 2017
New York : Cinedigm Entertainment, [2017]
3 videodiscs (499 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Catherine Bell, Bailee Madison, James Denton.
Wide screen.
Bonus feature: Good witch, secrets of Grey House.
Middleton gets transformed into a town where 'it's always the day before Halloween' when the author of a series of magic-and romance-filled novels comes to Grey House to celebrate the release of her newest book. But it's Cassie who ends up bringing the people together to put on the special event, while coming to a special realization about Sam.

Murdoch mysteries. Once upon a Murdoch Christmas

October 19, 2017
[Silver Spring, MD] : Acorn Media, [2017]
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Yannick Bisson, Hélène Joy, Thomas Craig, Jonny Harris.
Characters adapted from the novels by Maureen Jennings.
Bonus: Behind the scenes featurettes.
Days before Christmas in turn-of-the-century Toronto, Detective William Murdoch is called to investigate a daring train robbery. When witnesses insist the culprit exhibited super-human abilities, Constable Crabtree realizes the robber bears a striking resemblance to the title character of his new graphic novel, Jumping Jack.

The leftovers. The complete third season ;

October 19, 2017
3 videodiscs (475 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman, Christopher Eccleston, Liv Tyler, Chris Zylka, Margaret Qualley, Carrie Coon, Ann Dowd, Jovan Adepo, Kevin Carroll, Regina King.
Widescreen (16x9, 1.78:1).
Container does not list all language and subtitle options.
Disc 1. The Book of Kevin ; Don't be ridiculous ; Crazy whitefella thinking -- Disc 2. G'day Melbourne ; It's a Matt, Matt, Matt, Matt world ; Certified -- Disc 3. The most powerful man in the world (and his twin brother) ; The Book of Nora.
Adaptation of Tom Perrotta's novel about life in a small town after many of its residents vanished in a Rapture-like event.

People of Earth. The complete first season [videorecording]

October 19, 2017
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2017]
1 videodisc (214 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Wyatt Cenac, Luka Jones, Alice Wetterlund, Michael Cassidy, Tracee Chimo, Brian Huskey, Nancy Lenehan, Da'Vine Joy Randolph, Ken Hall, Björn Gustafsson, Oscar Nuñez, Ana Gasteyer.
Title from disc label.
"This disc is expected to play back in DVD video 'Play Only' devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives"--Container.
Pilot -- Sponsored by -- Acceptance -- Past, present and future -- Unexplained -- Significant other -- Last day on Earth -- Mars or bust -- Lost and found -- Snake man and little guy.
"People of Earth centers on skeptical journalist Ozzie Graham, who investigates a support group to write about the members's supposed alien encounters. The more he digs into their oddball claims, however, the more he recognizes a semblance of truth to their stories and, possibly, even signs that point to his own alien abduction"--Container.

American gods. Season one

October 13, 2017
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate
3 videodiscs (449 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ricky Whittle, Ian McShane, Emily Browning, Pablo Schreiber, Peter Stormare, Gillian Anderson.
Wide screen.
Based on the book by Neil Gaiman.
When Shadow Moon is released from prison, he meets the mysterious Mr. Wednesday and a storm begins to brew. Little does Shadow know, this storm will change the course of his entire life. Left adrift by the recent, tragic death of his wife, and suddenly hired as Mr. Wednesday's bodyguard, Shadow finds himself in the center of a world that he struggles to understand. It's a hidden world where magic is real, where the Old Gods fear both irrelevance and the growing power of the New Gods.

The Good Place. The complete first season

October 13, 2017
Los Angeles, California : Shout! Factory, 2017.
2 videodiscs (300 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil.
Title from disc label.
Special features: Audio commentaries ; Live table read ; Gag reel ; A look at visual effects.
disc 1.Chapters 1 & 2. Everything is fine/flying ; Chapter 3. Tahani Al-Jamil ; Chapter 4. Jason Mendoza ; Chapter 5. Category 55 emergency doomsday ; Chapter 6. What we owe to each other ; Chapter 7. The eternal shriek -- disc 2. Chapter 8. Most improved player ; Chapter 9. ...Someone like me as a member ; Chapter 10. Chidi's choice ; Chapter 11. What's my motivation ; Chapter 12 & 13. Mindy St.Claire/Michael's gambit.
The show follows Eleanor Shellstrop, an ordinary woman who enters the afterlife and, thanks to some kind of error, is sent to the Good Place instead of the Bad Place, which is definitely where she belongs. While hiding in plain sight from Michael, the wise architect of the Good Place who doesn't know he's made a mistake, she's determined to shed her old way of living and discover the awesome, or at least the pretty good, person within.

The collection

October 13, 2017
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2017]
3 videodiscs (approximately 400 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Richard Coyle, Frances De La Tour, Tom Riley, Mamie Gummer, Jenna Thiam, Max Deacon, Alexandre Brasseur, Poppy Corby-Tuech, Irène Jacob, Bethan Mary-James, Alix Poisson.
Wide screen.
Special features: Designing the times; Rags to riches; Behind the mask.
disc 1. The deal ; The dress ; The scent -- disc 2. The launch ; The afterglow ; The weekend -- disc 3. The betrayal ; The offer ; Special features.
1947. A fashion empire rises from the ashes of war-torn Paris, run by the breathtakingly charming and thoroughly ruthless Paul Sabine. But behind the glamour and elegance lies a devastating secret that threatens to destroy the company's delicately built success. Sophisticated and contemporary in tone, this is a story about the price of success, set during a pivotal moment in France's history.

izombie. The complete third season.

October 5, 2017
[Burbank, California] : Warner Home Video, [2017]
3 videodiscs (550 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Rose McLver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli, Robert Buckley, David Anders.
Title from disc.
Based on characters created by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred for Vertigo.
Disc 1. Heaven just got a little bit smoother ; Zombie knows best ; Eat, pray, Liv ; Wag the tongue slowly ; Spanking the zombie -- Disc 2. Some like it hot mess ; Dirt nap time ; Eat a Knievel ; Twenty-sided, die ; Return of the dead guy -- Disc 3. Conspiracy weary ; Looking for Mr. Goodbrain. Part 1 ; Looking for Mr. Goodbrain. Part 2.
Will Seattle become the capital of the zombie homeland? Liv has discovered there are more zombies living in Seattle than she previously believed, including a private military contractor employing a zombie army that is preparing for the day humans learn of their existence. Major finds acceptance in this army, and Liv and Clive investigate the murder of a zombie family that may set off an all-out zombie-human war. Ravi's former boss at the Center for Disease Control shows up in Seattle.

2 broke girls. The complete sixth season & final season

October 5, 2017
[Burbank, CA] : Warner Bros. Entertainment, [2017]
2 videodiscs (468 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs, Garrett Morris, Jonathan Kite, Matthew Moy, Jennifer Coolidge.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2016-2017.
In the sixth and final season Max and Caroline have become part owners of the diner, which Han is not enjoying at all, and Earl is getting a big kick out of. The girls have also turned their cupcake window into a dessert bar, emphasis on bar. The girls will be working around the clock at the diner, and to get their dessert bar up and running, but they'll still have time for old loves and new ones.

Murder, she baked collection : A plum pudding mystery ; A peach cobbler mystery ; A deadly recipe

October 5, 2017
New York, NY : Cinedigm Home Entertainment, [2017]
1 videodisc (257 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Alison Sweeney, Cameron Mathison, Gabriel Hogan, Lisa Durupt.
Widescreen (1.78:1).
"Hallmark Movies & Mysteries original"--Container.
A Plum Pudding Mystery / written by Nancey Silvers, directed by K.T. Donaldson (2015 ; 86 min.)-- A Peach Cobbler Mystery / written by Teena Booth, directed by K.T. Donaldson (2016 ; 85 min.) -- A Deadly Recipe / written by Teena Booth and Kraig Wenman, directed by K.T. Donaldson (2016 ; 86 min.).
Free spirited cookie baker Hannah (Sweeney) Swensen jumps in to help handsome detective Mike Kingston track down culprits and uncover mysteries in Lake Eden, Minnesota.

The astronaut wives club : the complete series

October 5, 2017
[United States] : Mill Creek Entertainment, [2017]
2 videodiscs (approximately 422 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Joanna Garcia Swisher, Yvonne Strahovski, Zoe Boyle, Dominique McElligott, Odette Annable, Erin Cummings.
Wide screen.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2015.
disc 1. Launch ; Protocol ; Retroattitude ; Liftoff ; Flashpoint -- disc 2. In the blind ; Rendezvous ; Abort ; The dark side ; Landing.
Based on Lily Koppel's book, this limited series tells the story of the women who were essential players behind big events in American history. As America's astronauts were launched on death-defying missions, the lives of their young wives were transformed from military spouses to American royalty. As their celebrity rose, and tragedy began to touch their lives, they rallied together.

Loch Ness. Series 1

October 5, 2017
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn, [2017]
2 Videodiscs (ca. 275 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Laura Fraser, Siobhan Finneran, William Ash, Jack Bannon, Don Gilet, Gray O'Brien, John Sessions.
Title from disc.
Against the stunning landscapes of Scotland's iconic Loch Ness, local detective sergeant, Annie Redford finds herself in the midst of her first murder investigation; DCI Lauren Quigley is called in to lead the investigation, joined by forensic psychologist Blake Albrighton who believes there is more to the murder than initially meets the eye. Grief, terror, and suspicion soon shatter the town's normality.

Dharma & Greg. Season 2

October 3, 2017
3 videodiscs (552 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jenna Elfman, Thomas Gibson, Mimi Kennedy, Alan Rachins, Mitchell Ryan, Susan Sullivan.
Title from disc labels.
Disc 1. Ringing up a baby ; It takes a village ; Turn, turn, turn ; The paper hat anniversary ; Unarmed and dangerous ; A closet full of hell ; Valet girl ; Like, Dharma's totally got a date -- disc 2. Brought to you in Dharmavision ; Yes, we have no bananas (or anything else for that matter) ; The house that Dharma built ; Are you ready for some football? ; Death and violins; Dharma & Greg on a hot tin roof ; Dharma & the horse she rode in on ; See Dharma run -- disc 3. Run Dharma run ; See Dharma run amok ; Everybody must get stones ; Dharma drags Edward out of retirement ; It never happened one night ; Bed, bath & beyond ; A girl can dream, can't she? ; The dating game.
Now that it's clear to their families that Dharma Finkelstein and Greg Montgomery are truly soul mates, the couple can settle into their marriage, for better or for weird. While Gregs career as a federal prosecutor is going full steam ahead, Dharmas contributions to the work force are hilariously off track, especially when she decides to enter politics, in the witty, funny, romantic second season of Dharma and Greg.

Channel zero : Candle Cove, Season one.

September 26, 2017
Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
2 videodiscs (approximately 260 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Abigail Pniowsky, Keenan Lehmann, Amy Forsyth.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Special feature: Deleted scenes.
Centers on one man's obsessive recollections of a mysterious children's television program from the 1980s, which almost no one seems to remember. He grows increasingly suspicious of the role it may have played in a series of nightmarish events from his childhood, including the disappearance of his twin brother.

Line of duty. Series 4.

September 26, 2017
[Silver Spring, Maryland] : Acorn, [2017]
2 videodiscs (approximately 366 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Thandie Newton, Lee Ingleby, Martin Compston, Vicky McClure, Adrian Dunbar.
Title from disc label.
16:9 wide screen.
disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- disc 2. Episodes 4-6.
In the thick of a career-defining case, Roz is under intense pressure to prove herself to her superiors. But when she faces conflict with a colleague, it's not long before AC-12 decide to probe her handling of the investigation.

Sleepy Hollow. The complete fourth season

September 26, 2017
4 videodiscs (566 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tom Mison, Janina Gavankar, Lyndie Greenwood, Jerry MacKinnon, Rachel Melvin, Oona Yaffe, Jeremy Davies.
Widescreen (1.78:1).
Special features: Deleted scenes.
Disc 1. Columbia ; In plain sight ; Heads of state -- disc 2. The people vs. Ichabod Crane ; Blood from a stone ; Homecoming -- disc 3. Loco parentis ; Sick burn ; Child's play ; Insatiable -- disc 4. The way of the gun ; Tomorrow ; Freedom ; special features.
Following a 250-year slumber, Ichabod Crane devotes his life and knowledge of the supernatural to defeating the demonic forces that plague present-day Sleepy Hollow. But after the climactic events of Season Three, and the death of his partner and fellow Witness, Abbie Mills, Crane's world is turned upside down. He is then led out of town by a mysterious group promising to put him in charge of an evil-fighting organization created hundreds of years ago by none other than George Washington.

Longmire. The complete fifth season

September 21, 2017
3 videodiscs (618 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Robert Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Lou Diamond Phillips, Adam Bartley, Cassidy Freeman.
Title from disc label.
disc 1. A fog that won't lift ; One good memory ; Chrysalis ; The Judas wolf -- disc 2. Pure Peckinpah ; Objection ; From this day forward -- disc 3. Stand your ground ; Continual soiree ; The stuff dreams are made of.
The season premier picks up where the Season 4 finale ended. Walt is lying in his bedroom dazed from being shot by unknown assailants. After regaining consciousness in the hospital he sets out to find what happened to Dr. Donna Monahan, the psychiatrist that he started seeing in Season 4. Meanwhile Mathias blackmails Henry into continuing his charade as Hector - only aiding Mathias instead of innocent people.

Shameless. The complete seventh season.

September 21, 2017
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2017]
3 videodiscs (657 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
William H. Macy, Emmy Rossum, Jeremy Allen White, Ethan Cutkosky, Shanola Hampton, Steve Howey, Emma Kenney, Cameron Monaghan, Noel Fisher, Isidora Goreshter.
Wide screen enhanced for wide screen TVs.
Originally broadcast as episodes of the television program in 2016.
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. Episodes 5-8 -- disc 3. Episodes 9-12.
The Gallaghers have always scraped by, but Season Seven finds them finally getting a leg up. When Frank awakens from a coma to learn that his family tossed him in the river, he declares war, Gallagher vs. Gallagher.

Vikings. Season 4, volume 2.

September 21, 2017
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
3 videodiscs (approximately 441 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Travis Fimmel, Alexander Ludwig, Gustaf Skarsgard, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2016-2017.
Disc 3: Revenge -- On the eve -- The reckoning.
Battles, treachery and power grabs rage on in Vikings Season Four. Ragnar's return to Kattegat following his shameful defeat in Paris escalates tension among his sons. Determined to save what remains of his legacy, Ragnar recruits Ivar for a perilous voyage to England, where he plans to attack the Saxons. Meanwhile, a prophecy that a woman will one day rule Kattegat deepens Aslaug and Lagertha's feud.

American horror story. Roanoke. The complete season 6

September 21, 2017
Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox, [2017]
3 videodiscs (approximately 399 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Sarah Paulson, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Dylan McDermott, Evan Peters, Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2016.
disc 1. Episodes 1-3 -- disc 2. Episodes 4-7 -- disc 3. Episodes 8-10.
Hoping to begin a new life in a North Carolina farmhouse, Shelby and Matt Miller flee Los Angeles only to find murder, mayhem and madness.

House of cards. The complete fifth season.

September 21, 2017
Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]
4 videodiscs (approximately 683 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright.
Wide screen.
Title from disc label.
disc 1. Chapters 53-56 -- disc 2. Chapters 57-59 -- disc 3. Chapters 60-62 -- disc 4. Chapters 63-65.
In the midst of the presidential election, tensions mount in the White House as Frank and Claire continue to navigate their political careers and redefine their relationships, particularly with each other.

The son. The complete first season

September 21, 2017
Santa Monica, CA ; Anchor Bay Entertainment
3 videodiscs (433 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Paola Nuñez, Elizabeth Frances, Pierce Brosnan.
Wide screen.
Title from disc label.
The sweeping family saga that spans 150 years and three generations of the McCullough family.

Arrow. The complete fifth season.

September 18, 2017
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2017]
5 videodiscs (970 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, Willa Holland, Emily Bett Rickards, Colton Haynes, John Barrowman, Paul Blackthorne.
Wide screen.
Special features: epic DC super hero crossover event with DC's legends of tomorrow, The Flash and Supergirl; 4 featurettes; deleted scenes; gag reel.
disc 1. Episodes 1-5 -- disc 2. Episodes 6-10 -- disc 3. Episodes 11-15 -- disc 4. Episodes 16-20 -- disc 5. Episodes 21-23.
In Season Five, newly appointed mayor Oliver Queen finds himself challenged as he fights on two fronts for the future of Star City. With his right hand, John Diggle, back in the military and his sister Thea adamant about hanging up her vigilante hood as Speedy, Team Green Arrow is down to just Oliver and Felicity, but they are no longer the only vigilantes in town.


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