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1.

Fellini Satyricon

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Fellini recreates the bawdy and lecherous days of Nero's reign in ancient Rome and its lack of concern with human dignity and obsession with perverse sex. The film is also an allegorical satire of the self-indulgence of modern society.
DVD
2001; 1968
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Mujeres Al Borde de Un Ataque de "Nervios"

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Comedy film about a woman who has been jilted by the love of her life, her friend who discovers her lover is a a Shiite terrorist, and her ex-lover's crazed wife.
DVD
2001; 1988
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Tillsammans: Together

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A tale of the life in a commune in Sweden in the mid-70's.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Huozhe: To Live

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In a smoky gambling den in 1940's China, a drunken young man runs through his family's fortune, losing their ancestral home and all their possessions. This staggering loss proves to be their salvation, and the first step in an odyssey of survival that will take them through war and revolution love and loss, tragedy ... and triumph.
DVD
2003; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
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Chocolat

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A young woman returns to Cameroon to trace her past. Soon the sights, sounds and smells sweep her back to her childhood and memories of the people who populated her youth.
DVD
2001; 1988
Clemons (Stacks)
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Kavkazskiĭ Plennik: Prisoner of the Mountains

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A Russian army patrol is ambushed by Caucasian rebels and two survivors are taken prisoner, by a local patriarch who is hoping to barter them for the release of his captured son. A bond of understanding develops between the soldiers and their captors, but it is broken when plans for their release go awry and a chain of violence and retaliation is precipitated.
DVD
2003; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)
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Madame Bovary

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Emma Bovary is a woman possessed by a burning hunger for life and love--and a passion that can never be fulfilled. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges herself in a lifestyle of reckless overspending and a series of shocking affairs which threaten to destroy her and everyone around her.
DVD
2002; 1991
Clemons (Stacks)
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Cyrano de Bergerac

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Cyrano is a brilliant but hideously ugly poet, trying to get his true love, Roxanne.
DVD
2004; 1990
Clemons (Stacks)
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L'enfant Sauvage

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Dramatized account of Dr. Jean-Marc-Gaspard Itard's efforts to civilize a young boy who was discovered living wild in a forest. The boy, named Victor, becomes increasingly divided between his longing for the wilderness and his new life with the doctor. Itard, whose teaching strategies survive today in the Montessori Method, is unsure whether he is helping a savage become human or turning a forest child into a semi-civilized idiot.
DVD
2001; 1969
Clemons (Stacks)
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Le Roi de Coeur: King of Hearts

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A Scottish soldier is assigned the task of disarming a bomb in a small French town at the close of World War I. The townspeople have deserted the town leaving behind the inmates of the local insane asylum who embrace the soldier as their king.
DVD
2001; 1967
Clemons (Stacks)
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Mississippi Mermaid

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The mail-order bride is a mystery. Her appearance doesn't match the photo she sent, her likes and dislikes aren't those described in her letters. By the time the lonely businessman husband discovers who she is, it is too late, and he will even kill to keep her.
DVD
2001; 1969
Clemons (Stacks)
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L'Histoire d'Adele H.: The Story of Adele H.

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Based on the true story of Adele Hugo's obsessive love affair which led her to run away from home to follow her womanizing lover across an ocean to Halifax, Nova Scotia.
DVD
2001; 1975
Clemons (Stacks)
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L'Argent de Poche: Small Change

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A poetic comedy about a group of children in a French village as they grow from children to adolescents to adulthood. Truffaut interweaves vignettes of puppy love, school days, bragging rights, trips to the movie house, loving parents and one boy's escape from child abuse, as he explores the range of young emotions from humour to fantasy to the serious side of life.
DVD
2001; 1976
Clemons (Stacks)
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Carne Trémula

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The lives of five people are intertwined by romance, friendship and rivalry. Victor has fallen for a woman, Elena. Elena wants nothing to do with Victor and she calls the cops when he shows up at her apartment. The two cops that show up are David and Sancho. Sancho is a chronic, abusive drunk and believes his wife, Clara may be having an affair with his partner, David.
DVD
2001; 1997