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81.

Down by Law

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VHS
1987
Ivy (By Request)
82.

Marathon Man

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Hoffman plays the likeable Columbia graduate student and marathon runner of the title, unwittingly trapped in a terrifying drama revolving around a murderous Nazi fugitive, Christian Szell. Sir Laurence Olivier received an Academy Award nomination for his superb portrayal of the sadistic Szell - who administers torture with the instruments of a surgeon and the dispassionate ease of evil personified.
VHS
1976
Ivy (By Request)
83.

Baxter

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Tale of a dog whose unusual ability to think drives him to human- scale destruction. Told from the dog's point of view.
VHS
1992; 1991
Ivy (By Request)
84.

Track 29

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After a shocking rape and teenage pregnancy, beautiful young Linda Henry (Russell) has retreated into an alcoholic haze. Her eccentric physician husband (Lloyd) has likewise escaped--into his fanatical fixation with toy trains and painfully pleasurable sessions with his nurse playmate. Then, a mysterious stranger arrives (Oldman). He claims he's Linda's long-lost little boy. But he is, in fact, something much more frightening.
VHS
1989
Ivy (By Request)
85.

Selections From My Third Eye

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Deaf actors perform various pieces, using sign language with spoken word translation.
VHS
1996; 1973
Ivy (By Request)
86.

Pantomime

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This short play is a metaphorical exploration of relations between black and white in the post-colonial world.
VHS
1991; 1980
Ivy (By Request)
87.

Les Disparus de St. Agil

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Macroy, Baume et Sorgue, élèves au collège de Saint-Agil disparaissent dans des conditions mystéṙieuses après avoir surpris, unenuit, un homme buche dans l'établissement. On rit et on tremble en suivant les aventutes des enfants du pensionnat de Saint-Agil.
VHS
1989; 1938
Ivy (By Request)
88.

Northern Exposure: Seoul Mates

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Christmas is coming to Cecily, Alaska. Maurice meets the illegitimate South Korean son he never knew he had, Joel gets his first Christmas tree, and the holiday brings out the best and worst in the townspeople.
VHS
1993
Ivy (By Request)
89.

Anton Chekhov's the Sea Gull

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Portrays a decadent Russian aristocracy.
VHS
1992; 1991
Ivy (By Request)
90.

Dutchman

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A film adaptation of the play of the same name written by LeRoi Jones. Essentially it deals with a white woman enticing, then humiliating and finally knifing a black man while they ride a subway train in New York City.
VHS
1992
Ivy (By Request)
91.

Michel Tremblay: Les Cris de Ma Rue

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Reviews youth of Michel Tremblay in Montreal and his dramatic works.
VHS
1980; 1989
Ivy (By Request)
92.

The Birth of Modern Theatre: Chekhov's Uncle Vanya in Perspective

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Analyzes Chekhov's dramatic techniques as developed in Uncle Vanya. Includes a performance of the third act of the English translation by Constance Garnett.
 
1982; 1975
Ivy (By Request)
93.

Bienvenido Mister Marshall

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The inhabitants of tiny Villar del Rio hear that they have been selected for aid under the Marshall Plan. The promise of great wealth transforms the village overnight.
VHS
1952; 1999
Ivy (By Request)
94.

Oedipus at Colonus

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This play recounts the blind, exiled Oedipus' final days. The primary action involves a fight over where Oedipus is to die (as that place is to become hallowed ground). Familial interactions also play a key role in the drama.
VHS
1986
Ivy (By Request)
95.

Akropolis

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VHS
1983
Ivy (By Request)
96.

Iphigenia

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Story of a young girl caught in the midst of political intrigue and corruption. Under the leadership of Agamemnon, the Greek army is about to set sail to engage in a great battle, but the winds refuse to blow. When the army grows restless, Agamemnon seeks to improve morale by providing better food, but accidentally slays a sacred deer. His punishment, say the gods, is the sacrifice of his daughter, Iphigenia. Agamemnon sends for Iphigenia with a message that she will marry the great solider Achilles. Iphigenia arrives for the wedding, accompanied by her mother, Clytemnestra--and the tragic story begins to unfold.
VHS
1982; 1979
Ivy (By Request)
97.

Treasures of the Twilight Zone

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Witness, if you will, the ultimate collection of rare footage and historic episodes of one of the most famous television programs of all time. Includes two episodes not televised in 28 years (The Encounter and An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge) ; the historic premiere episode (Where is everybody?) ; three classic Zones (The Eye of the Beholder, The Masks, The Howling man) ; and other footage.
VHS
1992; 1959
Ivy (By Request)
98.

Literary Visions

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Explores literary works by a broad spectrum of writers through dramatizations, readings and interviews with authors.
VHS
1992
Ivy (By Request)
99.

Andrei Rublev: Strasti Po Andrei͡u (the Passion According to Andrei)

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Story of the famed 15th century icon painter who survives the cruelties of medieval Russia and creates works of art.
Laserdisc
1994; 1966
Ivy (By Request)
100.

La Celestina de Fernando Rojas

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Presents scenes dramatizing the 16th century work, La Celestina, attributed to Fernando de Rojas.
VHS
1980
Ivy (By Request)