New Arrivals · DVDs—Television Programs

June 24, 2016
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Vera. Set 6

June 23, 2016
[Silver Spring, Maryland] : Acorn, [2016]
4 videodiscs (approximately 370 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Brenda Blethyn, Jon Morrison, Kenny Doughty, Cush Jumbo, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Riley Jones.
Widescreen 16:9.
Based on the novels by Ann Cleeves.
disc 1. Dark road -- disc 2. Tuesday's child -- disc 3. The moth catcher -- disc 4. The sea glass.
Includes four all-new, feature-length mysteries. From the death of a woman found on the Northumberland cliffs to the body of a fisherman pulled out of the sea, these cases prove to be some of the most difficult and emotional in Vera's career.

DCI Banks. Season four

June 22, 2016
New York : BBC Worldwide, [2015].
2 videodisc (approximately 270 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Stephen Tompkinson, Andrea Lowe, Caroline Catz.
Title from disc surface.
Based on the novels by Peter Robinson.
disc 1. What will survive ; Buried -- disc 2. Ghosts.
Stephen Tompkinson returns as Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks in three more gripping crime stories.

House of cards. The complete fourth season.

June 21, 2016
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]
4 videodiscs (approximately 646 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Jimmi Simpson, Rachel Brosnahan, Elizabeth Marvel, Monica Sanchez.
Widescreen (2.00:1).
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program.
They've always been a great team. But now, Frank and Claire become even greater adversaries as their marriage stumbles and their ambitions are at odds.

Workaholics. Season six

June 15, 2016
Hollywood, California : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2016]
2 videodiscs (210 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Blake Anderson, Adam Devine, Anders Holm.
Widescreen.
Special features: Deleted scenes ; bloopers ; audio commentary.
Adam, Blake, and Ders are back with another outrageous season of the wildest, boldest episodes yet.

Janet King. Series 1 : the enemy within

June 15, 2016
[Silver Spring, MD] : Acorn, [2016]
3 videodiscs (approximately 474 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Marta Dusseldorp.
Widescreen.
Originally broadcast as season 1 in 2014.
Janet King, a senior crown prosecutor, returns to work after maternity leave to find her workplace even more demanding than when she left. She quickly becomes involved in a high-profile and controversial case, and makes several enemies in her search for the truth.

Grantchester. [Season 2] [videorecording]

June 9, 2016
[United States] : PBS Home Video, 2016.
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
James Norton, Robson Green, Morven Christie, Tessa Peake-Jones.
Widescreen.
Special features: Making of Grantchester; Back to Grantchester; The trouble with Sidney and Geordie.
The whiskey-drinking and jazz-loving vicar Sidney Chambers returns alongside his friend and veteran cop Inspector Geordie Keating for a second season of crime solving in the small country parish.

The league. [Season 7]

June 9, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2016]
2 videodiscs (approximately 326 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Nick Kroll, Mark Duplass, Paul Scheer, Stephen Rannazzisi, Katie Aselton.
Widescreen (1.78:1).
Originally broadcast as season 7 in 2015.
disc 1. The other draft ; The draft of innocence ; The blind spot ; Deflategate ; The bully ; The beer mile ; Trophy Kevin -- disc 2. The last emptation of Andre ; The Yank banker ; The block ; Adios y bienvenidos ; The 13 stages of grief ; The great night of shiva.
A full-contact look at the hyper-competitive, hysterically unrestrained world of fantasy football!

Ballers. The complete first season.

June 9, 2016
[New York, New York] : HBO Home Video, [2016]
2 videodiscs (approximately 358 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, John David Washington, Omar Benson Miller, Donovan W. Carter, Troy Garity.
Title from disc label.
16x9 wide screen.
The sun-soaked world of a group of past and present football players in and around Miami, Florida. Leading the pack is Spencer, a retired football superstar who is trying to find a foothold as a financial manager to current players. In an industry where the career span is unbelievably short, Spencer and his crew must figure out where the game ends and life begins, all while keeping their cool and having each other's backs.

Suspects. Series one & two

June 9, 2016
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2016]
3 videodiscs (approximately 416 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Damien Molony, Clare-Hope Ashitey, Fay Ripley.
Widescreen.
Originally broadcast in 2014.
disc 1. Series one, episodes 1-3 --disc 2. Series one, episodes 4-5 --disc 3. Series two, episodes 1-4.
In this unique police procedural drama, DS Jack Weston, DC Charlie Steele, and DI Martha Bellamy investigate a series of crimes in modern-day London. The nine episodes are unscripted, and the actors improvise all dialogue. From missing person's reports to murders and drug overdoses, this fascinating drama explores both the mysteries involved in police work and the relationships between the investigators.

Underground. Season one.

June 9, 2016
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Television, [2016]
3 videodiscs (approximately 452 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aldis Hodge, Jessica de Gouw, Alano Miller, Christopher Meloni.
Title from disc label.
Anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1).
It follows a group of slaves who plan a daring escape from a Georgia plantation to cross 600 miles to freedom.

Survivor's remorse. The complete second season

June 9, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment
2 videodiscs (277 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Mike Epps, Jessie Usher, Ronreaco Lee, Erica Ash, Teyonah Parris, Tichina Arnold.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2015.
Cam Calloway is a hardworking young basketball star who is thrust into the limelight after signing a huge contract with a pro team in Atlanta. Cam and his cousin and confidant Reggie Vaughn are continuing trying to navigate Cam's meteoric rise. From business deals to relationships and friendship, the two confront the challenges of balancing the needs of family with the rewards and responsibilities generated by their newfound wealth and fame.

Unforgettable. The third season

June 9, 2016
Hollywood, California : Paramount Pictures, [2015]
4 videodiscs (551 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Poppy Montgomery, Dylan Walsh, Jane Curtin, Dallas Roberts, Tawny Cypress, James Liao.
Title from disc label.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of the 2014 television program.
disc 1. New hundred ; The combination ; The haircut ; Cashing out -- disc 2. A moveable feast ; Stray bullet ; Throwing shade -- disc 3. The island ; Admissions ; Fire and ice -- disc 4. True identity ; Moving on ; D.O.A.
Join Detective Carrie Wells as she works high-profile cases in the NYPD Major Crimes Department while using her unique skill - a perfect memory that lets her remember every detail of her life - to help solve the crimes.

Power. The complete second season.

June 8, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2016]
3 videodiscs (636 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Omari Hardwick, 50 Cent, Naturi Naughton, Joseph Sikora, Lela Loren.
Widescreen.
Originally broadcast in 2015.
A drama straddling the glamorous Manhattan lifestyles of the rich and infamous and the underworld of the international drug trade. Season Two will pick up where it left off: James "Ghost" St. Patrick doubling down on his drug business to save his nightclub and dream of a legitimate future. Ghost's work troubles pale in comparison to juggling his relationship with his wife, Tasha, and his first love Angela, who's also an AUSA investigating his drug organization.

The X-files : the event series.

June 8, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox, [2016]
3 videodiscs (264 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi.
Widescreen (1.78:1).
Special features: Audio commentaries; Deleted & extended scenes; 43:45--the making of a struggle; Season X: an in-depth behind-the-scenes look at "The event series"; Gag reel; Monsters of the week: a recap of the wildest and scariest from the orgininal series; The X-files: Green Production PSA; Short film--"Grace" by Karen Nielsen.
Disc 1. My struggle ; Founder's mutation ; Mulder & Scully meet the were-monsters -- disc 2. Home again ; Babylon ; My struggle.
Almost fourteen years after the original series run, the next mind-bending chapter is a thrilling, six-episode event series from creator/executive producer Chris Carter, with stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson reinhabiting their roles as iconic FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.

Wallander. 4

June 8, 2016
London : British Broadcasting Corp. : BBC Video, [2016]
2 videodiscs (approximately 270 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Kenneth Branagh, Richard McCabe, Jeany Spark, Sarah Smart, Sadie Shimmin, Tom Hiddleston.
Widescreen.
Special features: Behind Wallander: The making of Wallander's fourth season.
disc 1. The white lioness ; A lesson in love -- disc 2. The troubled man ; Bonus feature.
In The White Lioness, Wallander is drawn into the case of a missing Swedish national while attending a police conference in South Africa. The second film sees Wallander back in Sweden, where a woman's body is discovered half buried in the forest swamps. And in The Troubled Man, Wallander is in a race against time as he embarks on his final case - the disappearance of his daughter's father-in-law.

The spoils before dying

June 2, 2016
New York, NY : IFC Films, [2016]
1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Michael Kenneth Williams, Kristen Wiig, Berenice Marlohe, Will Ferrell, Peter Coyote, Haley Joel Osment, Maya Rudolph.
Originally broadcast in 2014.
Based on the novel The spoils of Babylon by author Eric Jonrosh.
Rock Banyon becomes the prime suspect in the double murder of his occasional lover, Fresno Foxglove, who is found dead with another man. Panicked, Rock splits for Mexico, where he reunites with his one-time big band singer, Delores DeWinter. With 72 hours to clear his name or fry in the electric chair, Rock and Delores embark on a dangerous quest for the truth that takes them into an abyss of sex, drugs, betrayal, and, of course, jazz.

Rick and Morty. Season 2

June 1, 2016
Burbank, California : Warner Home Video, [2016]
2 videodiscs (220 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke.
Widescreen.
Special features: exclusive behind the scenes feature; animatics for every episode; deleted animatic scenes; animatics and commentaries for each episode!
Rick Sanchez is still living with his daughter Beth's family and causing more trouble than ever. This season the rest of the family, his son-in-law Jerry, grand-daughter Summer and grand-son Morty are dragged into Rick's intergalactic adventures, as he faces new threats and mysteries of his secret past are revealed. Can the family survive Rick's insanity and all the chaos the universe throws at them?

Rizzoli & Isles. The complete sixth season [videorecording].

June 1, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2016]
4 videodiscs (ca. 758 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Angie Harmon, Sasha Alexander, Jordan Bridges, Bruce McGill, Lorraine Bracco, Janet Tamaro.
Special features: All-new featurette: From the shadows: a criminal revealed.
Based on the novels by Tess Gerritsen.
disc 1. Episodes 1-5 -- disc 2. Episodes 6-10 -- disc 3. Episodes 11-15 -- disc 4. Episodes 16-18 ; Special feature.
Hundreds of threatening emails. Credit accounts hacked. Her apartment burned. A death message found inside a murder victim. Someone has it out for Detective Jane Rizzoli in Season Six, and she's consumed with finding out who. As clues keep coming and Jane is assigned a bodyguard, Boston's finest are put on the case in a race against time, until medical examiner Dr. Maura Isles disappears, victim of a possible kidnapping.

Vinyl. The complete first season

June 1, 2016
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2016]
4 videodiscs (approximately 660 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Bobby Cannavale, Paul Ben-victor, P. J. Byrne.
Widescreen 16x9 (1.78:1).
Special features: Making vinyl: recreating the '70s (extended version); audio commentaries with Bobby Cannavale, Olivia Wilde, Terence Winter & more!; Inside the episodes.
disc 1. Pilot ; Yesterday once more -- disc 2. Whispered secrets ; The racket ; He in racist fire -- disc 3. Cyclone ; The King and I ; E.A.B. -- disc 4. Rock and roll queen ; Alibi.
A New York music executive in the 1970s hustles to make a career out of the city's diverse music scene.

Detectorists. Series 2

June 1, 2016
[Silver Spring, MD] : Acorn, [2016]
2 videodiscs (178 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Mackenzie Crook, Toby Jones, Rachael Stirling, Pearce Quigley.
Special features: A day out with Detectorists; Christmas special episode; behind-the-scenes gallery.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2015.
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. Episodes 5-6 ; Bonus.
Andy is still out of a job and struggling to provide for his wife, Becky, and new son. Lance is still unlucky in love, though someone special unexpectedly walks into his life.

Moone Boy [videorecording] : the complete series

June 1, 2016
[U.K.] : BBC Worldwide, Ltd., 2016.
3 videodiscs (409 min.) : sd., col.
Chris O'Dowd, David Rawle, Deirdre O'Kane, Peter McDonald, Aoife Duffin, Clare Monnelly, Sarah White, Ian O'Reilly, Ronan Raftery.
Title from disc.
Extras include: Behind the scenes documentaries ; Deleted/extended scenes ; Bloopers.
Moone Boy is a semi-autobiographical sitcom, co-written by and starring Chris O'Dowd, about a boy growing up in Ireland in 1989-1992.

How to get away with murder. The complete second season

June 1, 2016
Burbank, CA : Buena Vista Home Entertainment
4 videodiscs (approximately 645 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee, Katie Findlay, Aja Naomi King, Matt McGorry, Karla Souza, Charlie Weber, Liza Weil.
Widescreen (1.78:1, 16x9)
Originally broadcast on television in 2015-2016.
As the body count rises, Frank, Bonnie and the Keating Five dive into a docket of daunting new cases. Meanwhile, the shocking discovery of who killed Rebecca leads into the mystery of who shot Annalise. Instead of answers, this stunning development will set the stage for a series of shicking secrets, bitter betrayals and gasp-worthy revelations that will prove beyond all reasonable doubt, that under the right circumstances, anyone can be a killer.

Robin Harris' Bebe's kids [videorecording]

June 1, 2016
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2015]
1 videodisc (72 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Voices: Faison Love, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Wayne Collins Jr., Marques Houston, Tone Loc, Nell Carter, John Witherspoon.
Title from disc label.
Based on characters created by Robin Harris.
Robin and Jamika's first date is at an amusement park, but Jamika brings along four kids.

The Shannara chronicles. Season one

June 1, 2016
[United States] : Paramount / Mtv Music Television, [2016]
3 videodiscs (410 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Austin Butler, Poppy Drayton, Ivana Baquero, Manu Bennett, John Rhys-davies.
Based on the 26-volume book series by Terry Brooks.
disc 1. Episodes 1-4 -- disc 2. Episodes 5-8 -- disc 3. Episodes 9-10 & Special features.
The epic story of an Elvin princess, a bandit and a half-Elf tasked with stopping the end of the world.

The last panthers

May 26, 2016
©2015
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.

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