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Northern Exposure: Season One

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"Fresh out of New York's Columbia University, cocky young Dr. Joel Fleischman is looking forward to his comfortable position in Alaska's largest city. But upon his arrival, Joel finds himself a fish out of water as he's instead assigned to a tiny Alaskan village where the offbeat locals would love him to stay forever." -- Container.
DVD
2013; 1990
Clemons (Stacks)
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Alone in the Wilderness

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The account of the day-to-day explorations and activities of Dick Proenneke as he built a cabin in the remote wilderness of the Twin Lakes Region of Alaska.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Proposal

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High-powered book editor Maggie is everyone's worst nightmare: ruthless, driven, and tactless. When she finds herself faced with deportation back to Canada, she coerces her much younger assistant into marrying her. However, when the government becomes suspicious, they embark upon a charade in order to make the marriage seem legitimate.
DVD
2009
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On the Ice

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Two teenage boys who have grown up like brothers go about their lives in the comfortable claustrophobia of an isolated Alaskan town. Early one morning, on a seal hunt with another teenager, an argument between the three boys quickly escalates into a tragic accident. Bonded by their dark secret, the two best friends are forced to create one fabrication after another in order to survive.
DVD
2012
Clemons (Stacks)
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Homeland: Four Portraits of Native Action

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Tells the story of four battles in which Native American activists are fighting to preserve their land and culture. Gail Small leads the fight to protect the Cheyenne homeland in Montana from proposed methane gas wells that threaten to pollute the water and make the land unsuitable for farming or ranching. In Alaska, Evon Peter is fighting against efforts to drill for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Mitchell and Rita Capitan have founded an organization of Eastern Navajo people in New Mexico, whose drinking water is threatened by proposed uranium mining. In Maine, Barry Dana is battling state government and the paper companies that have left his people unable to fish or swim in or harvest medicinal plants from the river on which they've depended for 10,000 years.
DVD
2005
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The Grey

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After their plane crashes in Alaska, seven oil workers are led by a skilled huntsman to survival, but a pack of merciless wolves haunts their every step.
DVD
2012; 2011
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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Sarah Palin's Alaska

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Takes viewers into the country's 'final frontier' through the eyes of one of its most famous citizens - Sarah Palin. Sarah is joined by various family members as she shares the state she knows and loves. Along with Alaska's great wilderness, the Palins encounter Alaska's fascinating residents and share what it takes to thrive in the country's largest state.
DVD
2011; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
8.

Chronic Town

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Truman Korovin is a lonely, sharp-witted cab driver in Fairbanks, Alaska, 1980. The usual routine of picking up fares and spending his nights at his favorite bar, the Boatel, is disrupted when his girlfriend, Emily, dumps him on one of the coldest nights of the year. After an acid trip, Truman winds up in the local loony bin. Imprisoned in a grueling therapy group, Truman gets re-acquainted with loonies who are his old cab fares, which includes a local stripper he has insulted more than once.
DVD
2010; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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BookDVD
2010
Ivy (By Request)
10.

Ice Palace

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Alaska is America's last great wilderness frontier. A land of primitve grandeur, of glaciers, mountains and ice-fields. It is also the home of ambitious cannery tycoon Zeb "Czar" Kennedy and rugged activist leader Thor Storm. These two rough-hewn men have a 40-year rivalry that mirrors Alaska's powerful land struggle for statehood.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Desert Victory

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"The Allied campaign to drive Germany and Italy from North Africa is analysed, with the major portion of the film examining the battles at El Alamein, including a re-enactment." -- Container.
DVD
2009; 1943
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

Red White Black & Blue

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A documentary film about two 85-year-old veterans who fought 3,000 Japanese in a secret Alaskan invasion during World War II. Now, 60 years later, these two forgotten hearoes embark on a intense and emotional journey back to the remote Aleutian island of Attu, where they relive the brutal 19 day battle that the American government kept secret.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

30 Days of Night

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An isolated Alaskan town is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction.
DVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Into the Wild

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Freshly graduated from college with a promising future ahead, Christopher McCandless walked out of his privileged life and into the wild in search of adventure. What happened to him on the way transformed this young wanderer into an enduring symbol for countless people - a fearless risk-taker who wrestled with the precarious balance between man and nature. Based on a true story.
DVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Mystery, Alaska

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A remote, hockey-obsessed town populated by 633 of the most eccentric characters you'd ever want to meet, Mystery is the kind of place where nothing ever changes. But then life as they know it gets turned completely upside down when a publicity stunt brings the world-famous New York Rangers to Mystery for a game with the local team of weekend warriors and the whole town rises to meet the challenge of a lifetime.
DVD
2000
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

Deadliest Catch

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Looks at the dangers and discomforts suffered by those pursuing Alaska king crab and Alaska snow crab during the short seasons allowed, for rather substantial profits. Follows the decisions and fortunes of several individuals, boats and captains during the frantic days long crab seasons.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

Northern Exposure: The Complete First Season

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Fresh out of New York's Columbia University, Dr. Joel Fleischman is looking forward to his comfortable position in Alaska's largest city. He has to repay his medical intern money by serving four years as a doctor there. Upon his arrival, Joel finds himself a fish-out-of-water as he's instead reassigned to the tiny village of Cicely, Alaska where the offbeat locals would love for him to stay forever.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

Northern Exposure: The Complete Third Season

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The cold and quirks continue in Cicely, Alaska. Includes all 23 episodes from the third season.
DVD
2005; 1991
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

Northern Exposure: The Complete Second Season

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Joel is still trying to figure out a way to get out the fine print conditions of his scholarship, but still cannot find out how to do it. Still stuck in the eccentric Alaskan town of Cicely, Joel has opened his medical office where he is treating patients and getting to know the locals.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Alone in the Wilderness

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The story of the day-to-day explorations and activities of Dick Proenneke, while building a cabin in remote Alaska.
VHS
2003
Ivy (Item in transit)