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2.

8 Million Ways to Die

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Matt Scudder is an ex-cop with a bad drinking problem who free-lances on jobs other cops won't touch. When he accepts a fat fee to help a hooker get free of her pimp, Scudder lands in the middle of a savage murder that hits too close to home.
VHS
1986
Ivy (By Request)
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The Nuremberg Trial

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"In 1945, an international court of judges from the U.S., England, France and the Soviet Union tried 22 top Nazi leaders, including Hermann Goering and Rudolph Hess. The defendants were charged with conspiracy, crimes against peace, war crimes and crimes against humanity. Twelve defendants were sentenced to death, seven received prison terms and three were acquitted"--Container.
VHS
1997; 1996
Ivy (By Request)
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La Law

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Exciting litigators wrestle with cases of rape, murder, discrimination as well as problems of drug abuse, illness, and romance.
VHS
1988
Ivy (By Request)
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Prison: Horror Has a New Home

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The spirit of a long-dead prisoner returns for revenge, haunting the prison's new warden.
VHS
1988; 1987
Ivy (By Request)
6.

Nation Aflame

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A group of real estate con men are run out of town and turn their talents to the creation and running of a pseudo-patriotic secret hate society which feeds on depression era fears and prejudices. This escalates them into political power and wealth until they are stopped by a sacrificing woman and an honest district attorney.
VHS
2000; 1937
Ivy (By Request)
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Stammheim: Baader-Meinhof Vor Gericht

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The film recreates the 1976 trial against Andreas Baader, Ulrike Meinhof, Gudrun Ensslin and Jan-Carl Raspe.
VHS
1996
Ivy (By Request)
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Nightline: February 26, 1998

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Episode of the television program Nightline explores the case of Abner Louima, a man arrested by Brooklyn, NY police on Aug. 7, 1997. After his arrest, four police officers allegedly beat him brutally and sodomized him with a wooden handle. Brutality by the New York Police Department is discussed by several people including Mayor Rudolph Giuliani.
VHS
1998
Ivy (By Request)
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Le Dernier Jour D'un Condamné

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In protest against the inhumanity of the penal system of his day, and particularly against the death penalty, Victor Hugo created this image of a man on his way to the scaffold, who confides his last thoughts, describes life in prison, and imagines the moment of death.
VHS
2002
Ivy (By Request)
10.

Licensed to Kill

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A riveting journey into the minds of men whose contempt for homosexuals led them to murder. Videotaped confessions, home and police videos of gay bashings and murder scenes, news reports and graphic evidence from police files are fused together with interviews by the filmaker with seven convicted killers.
DVD
2003; 1997
11.

Injustice

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Story of the struggles for justice by the families of people who died in police custody. Between 1969 and 1999 over 1000 people died in policy custody in Great Britain. No police officer has ever been convicted for those deaths.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
12.

Laramie Inside Out

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Filmmaker Beverly Seckinger, a Laramie native, returns home and talks with students, teachers, parents, and clergy about the impact Matthew Shepard's murder has had on their community.
VHS
2004
Ivy (By Request)
13.

Summer '68

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This documentary provides an in-depth examination of protest activities surrounding the Democratic National Convention in Chicago in 1968.
VHS
1994; 1969
Ivy (By Request)
14.

Profits of Punishment

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Dominated by a handful of American-based corporations including Wackenhut Corrections, the business of private prisons is now the most volatile and powerful industry in the U.S. This film contrasts the glitzy commercial arena of the private prison industry with the world of the inmates on the inside. In the process, it exposes a recession-proof industry where money is made out of the deprivation of liberty.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
15.

Frantic

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Ex-paratrooper Julien Tavernier (Maurice Ronet) and his mistress Florence (Jeanne Moreau) plot to murder her husband, a businessman who is also Tavernier's boss. Their plan backfires when two teenagers steal Tavernier's car and he finds himself charged with two other murders.
VHS
1996; 1958
Ivy (By Request)
16.

The Case of the Restless Redhead: The Case of the Baited Hook / CBS Television Network Production

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VHS
1994; 1957
Ivy (By Request)
17.

Penguins Behind Bars

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Animated prison story about Doris, a penguin who falls for a flashy gangster penguin who tricks her into helping with a heist and then leaves her holding a bag of stolen pearls, landing her in prison with a bunch of jailbirds.
VHS
2003
Ivy (By Request)
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48 Hours: Mission Impossible

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Randy Steidl and Herb Whitlock were convicted on eyewitness testimony of murdering two newlyweds, Karen and Dyke Rhoades, in 1986 in Paris, Illinois. Students in Professor David Protess' journalism class at Northwestern University have uncovered new evidence that casts doubt on the guilt of Steidl and Whitlock.
VHS
2000
Ivy (By Request)
19.

Murderer or Murdered

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Women prisoners in Iran who have been sentenced, sometimes to death, for the murders of their husbands tell their stories of sexual and physical abuse and domestic violence.
VHS
2004
Ivy (By Request)
20.

Drowning by Bullets

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On the evening of October 17, 1961 about 30,000 Algerians, ostensibly French citizens, descended upon the boulevards of central Paris to protest an 8:30 curfew. The curfew was in response to repeated terrorist attacks by Algerian nationalists in Paris and other French cities. They were met by a police force determined to break up the demonstration. Demonstrators were beaten, shot, even drowned in the Seine. This video exposes the massacre, and the cover-up.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)