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The Up Series

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In 1964 Michael Apted interviewed a group of seven year old children from diverse backgrounds from all over England, asking them about their lives and their dreams for the future. Every seven years, Apted has been back to talk to the same subjects.
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Jewel in the Crown

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Beset by the political tension of an unsettled year, Gandhi calls for British removal from India. Police Superintendent Ronald Merrick arrests an Indian news reporter. Daphne Manner arrives from London. Merrick vents his frustrations on Kumar in a vicious jailhouse beating. Daphne gives birth. Mildred Layton prepares for her daughter's wedding. The Governor finds out about Merrick's abuse. Sarah is seduced by an officer. Susan delivers a baby boy. Tension mounts over home rule. Merrick is reassigned to Delhi. On the eve of Indian independence, Perron learns of Merrick's death. Before the independence, the Laytons and Perron prepare to return to England, leaving India to it's uncertain future.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Bloody Sunday

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Recreation of the events of "Bloody Sunday", Jan. 30, 1972, when British troops fired on unarmed protesters in Derry, Northern Ireland. By the end of the day, 13 civilians were dead and 14 more wounded in the tumult and tragedy of Norther Ireland's darkest day.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Witchcraft Among the Azande

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Presents the role of witchcraft among the Azande in spite of their acceptance of Christianity. Focuses on its usage in adjudicating disputes, curing illness, assuring success in the hunt, and purification of the newborn.
DVD
2005; 1982
Clemons (Stacks)
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49 Up

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The seventh installment in Michael Apted's Up Series. In 1964, 14 children from diverse backgrounds were interviewed about their lives and dreams. Every seven years, Apted has been back to talk to them, examining the progression of their lives.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Northanger Abbey

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"In Jane Austen's gentle parody of gothic fiction, romance novel addict Catherine Morland is invited to a medieval country house that appeals to her most lurid fantasies. She forms a close friendship with the younger son on the estate, Henry Tilney, but their budding romance is mysteriously cut short"--Container.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Prime Suspect: 4

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Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison is promoted to Detective Superintendent. Includes three 2-hour episodes: The Lost Child, Inner Circles, and The Scent Of Darkness.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Prime Suspect 5: Errors of Judgement

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Having been demoted and transferred to the north, D.C.I. Tennison finds herself under-used until she gets a case where a 12-year-old boy confesses to murder. She becomes involved with trying to convict the local crime boss who has proved impossible to touch.
DVD
2004; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)
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Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness

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Ripe for retirement in the eyes of some, Tennison is still up for a fight, and she'll need all the energy she can muster when she takes on the darker forces of British government in search of a sadistic killer with a guilty past.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
10.

Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Granada Television Series

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Sherlock Holmes is known as the greatest detective who never lived. All the classic tales are here, as the great detective and his faithful companion, Dr. Watson, tangle with the terrifying hound of the Baskervilles, the beautiful adventuress Irene Adler, and the dastardly villains Colonel Sebastian Moran, Charles Augustus Milverton, and the Napoleon of crime himself, Professor James Moriarty.
DVD
2007
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See No Evil: The Story of the Moors Murders

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The "Moors murders" were committed by Ian Brady and Myra Hindley from 1963 to 1965 and remain England's most notorious case of serial murder. Three children and two teenagers were adbucted, sexually assaulted and brutally murdered, their bodies buried in shallow graves on Manchester's desolate Saddleworth Moor. The crimes were so horrific that they will haunt England forever. It was the "trial of the century."
DVD
2008; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Middle Sexes: Redefining He and She

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Sensitively explores the controversial subject of the blurring of gender as well as the serious social and family problems--even dangers--often faced by those whose gender may fall somewhere in between male and female.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

The Up Series

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In 1964 Michael Apted interviewed a group of seven year old children from diverse backgrounds from all over England, asking them about their lives and their dreams for the future. Every seven years, Apted has been back to talk to the same subjects.
DVD
2004; 1964
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Jeeves & Wooster: The Complete Third Season

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Based on the well-loved novels of P.G. Wodehouse chronicles the misadventures of impeccably dressed Bertie Wooster and his trusty and sagacious butler, Jeeves.
DVD
2001; 1992
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Jeeves & Wooster: The Complete Second Season

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Based on the well-loved novels of P.G. Wodehouse chronicles the misadventures of impeccably dressed Bertie Wooster and his trusty and sagacious butler, Jeeves.
DVD
2001; 1991
Clemons (Stacks)
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42 Up

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Follows a group of Britons from different economic and social backgrounds who have been interviewed by Michael Apted every seven years from the ages of seven to forty-two. Examines how close they are to achieving the dreams and ambitions of their childhood and youth.
DVD
2001; 1998
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
17.

Brideshead Revisited

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Spans three decades from the early twenties to World War II in Charles Ryder's relationship with the wild and eccentric Sebastian Flyte and the aristocratic Marchmain family.
DVD
2002; 1981
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

This Is Coronation St

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First aired in December of 1960, Coronation Street has become the phenomenon that would become the world's longest running continual drama. Forty two years and 5,500 episodes later, this program is still the most watched television program in Britain. Includes the first five episodes of the series.
DVD
2003; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

Prime Suspect: 1

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When a young woman is found brutally murdered, and the DCI in charge is unable to take up the case, the role is passed on to Detective Chief Inspector Jane Tennison, the first female DCI to handle such a responsibility. Between a slippery suspect and resistence from her team of detectives, Tennison has her hands full.
DVD
2003; 1991
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Murder of Stephen Lawrence

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On an April night in 1993, 18-year-old Stephen Lawrence was viciously attacked by a group of knife-wielding white men shouting racial epithets while waiting for a bus in a London neighborhood. Stephen's wounds were fatal, but the mishandling of his case exposed a floundering justice system and a corrupt culture that tolerated institutionalized racism and violence.
VHS
2002; 1999
Ivy (By Request)