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Widows

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The story is about four women who do not share anything in common apart from the debts their dead husbands left behind. They all take fate into their own hands concerning all the criminal activities their husbands were involved in. The four women become close friends and find a way that will give them a secure and a conducive environment. They end up working together and conspires to collaborate a future on their rapports to avoid being involved in the crimes committed by their husbands.
DVD
2019; 2018
Law (CHECKED OUT)
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Allegiant

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Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices.
DVD
2016
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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Crime Story: The Complete Series

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Set in 1963, 'Crime Story' is the story of the Chicago Police Major Crime Unit headed by tough-as-nails Lieutenant Mike Torello and his obsessive pursuit of slick and ruthless gangster Ray Luca, one of organized crime's brightest young hoods. As Luca murders, steals, and extorts his way to the top from the mean streets of Chicago to the glitter of Las Vegas, Torello remains hot on his trail. This collection includes the two hour pilot and both seasons from the cult classic television series.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off

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The events in one day of a young man who decides to cut school and head out on the town with his girlfriend and best friend.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Mahogany

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A poor girl is a success when she becomes a world-famous fashion model and designer. But at the same time, she yearns for her boyfriend back home.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Beginning of the End

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An entomologist struggles to find a way to deliver Chicago from a swarm of giant locusts before the military resorts to wiping out the city, locusts and all, by dropping an atomic bomb.
DVD
2010; 1957
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nothing Like the Holidays

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For the first time in years the entire Rodriguez clan comes home to Chicago to celebrate Christmas where traditions will be celebrated. During the course of this eventful week they will celebrate one member's safe return from Iraq, secrets will be revealed, old resentments forgotten, each family member will learn something about themselves and each other, and the healing power of laughter will work its magic.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Just Visiting

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Count Thibault is a brave warrior and respected nobleman in 12th century France. Count Thibault has a loyal servant in the half-bright Andre. An aging wizard demonstrates a new potion and Thibault and Andre find themselves transported to the year 2000. Julia, a museum employee who bears a striking resemblance to the count's love, finds the visitors and becomes their unofficial guide to life in the Windy City. Thibault soon discovers that the young woman is actually descended from his family, and he realizes he has to get back to the 12th century before his absence prevents Julia from existing.
DVD
2001
Clemons (Stacks)
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Hannah Takes the Stairs

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Hannah, a restless college grad, spends a hot Chicago summer trying to figure it all out. Full of ambition and indecision, she'll try to find a crush who can keep up with her and a project that will keep her stimulated, but she may just leave a trail of broken hearts.
DVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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A Raisin in the Sun

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Dreams can make a life worth living, but they can also be dashed by bad decisions. This is the crossroads where the Younger family find themselves when their father passes away and leaves them with $10,000 in life insurance money. Decisions will need to be made on how to best spend the money, from buying a new family home, buying a liquor store or even paying for medical school tuition. While no choice is easy, life on the South Side of Chicago in the 1950s is even harder.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Chicago

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At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends.
DVD
2002
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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Chicago

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At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Fugitive

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A Chicago surgeon falsely convicted of killing his wife is determined to prove his innocence by leading his pursuers to the one-armed man who actually committed the crime.
DVD
2001; 1993
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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The Divergent Series: Insurgent

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Tris and Four are now fugitives on the run, hunted by Jeanine, the leader of the power-hungry Erudite elite. Racing against time, they must find out what Tris's family sacrificed their lives to protect, and why the Erudite leaders will do anything to stop them. Haunted by her past choices but desperate to protect the ones she loves, Tris, with Four at her side, faces one impossible challenge after another as they unlock the truth about the past and ultimately the future of their world.
DVD
2015
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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Perfect Strangers: The Complete First & Second Seasons

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Welcome to Chicago, Balki Bartokomous! The professional sheepherder from the tiny Mediterranean island of Mypos comes to America to live with his cousin. Balki won't find many woolly quadrupeds in the Windy City, but he will find pop-top soda cans, single bars, color TV, mobsters, game shows, pink lemonade and many more oddities sure to amaze him--but his amazement takes its toll on his new roommate, with comedic results.
DVD
2008; 1986
Clemons (Stacks)
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Shameless: The Complete Second Season

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Season two dives headfirst into the sweltering heat of a Chicago summer, grabs Gallagher family life by the throat, and never lets go. Boozed-up Frank's scams constantly fizzle. Grammy Gallagher visits after a prison stint. Bipolar Monica returns to fan Frank's flames. Fiona plays the field--until Steve comes back with a hot new wife. Lip drops out to care for his and Karen's baby. Ian's gunning for West Point.
DVD
2011; 2012
Clemons (Stacks)
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Shameless: The Complete Third Season

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Spring roars like a lion in season three! Frank's latest schemes range from gigs as a drug mule and gay rights spokesperson to calling Child Services on his own kids. While Fiona finally finds relative stability in the corporate world, househusband Jimmy develops a full-blown midlife crisis. Lip does his best to handle an out-of-control love triangle, and Ian struggles with Mickey's impending marriage- to a girl! Deb deals with growing up. Carl wraps his brain around imaginary cancer. All this while struggling to keep a roof over their heads and food on the table.
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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Cock & Bull Story

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Travis is young man trying to escape Chicago's tough Southside through victory in the boxing ring, while his best friend Jacko is increasingly drawn into violence on the streets by his explosive temper. Jacko's anger and envy of his friend's success builds, until, on the eve of Travis's most important match, he demands that Travis prove his loyalty through a dangerous challenge.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Shameless: The Complete First Season

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Meet the fabulously dysfunctional Gallagher family. Dad's a drunk, Mom split long ago, eldest daughter Fiona tries to hold the family together. Eldest son Philip (Lip) trades his physics tutoring skills for sexual favors from neighborhood girls. Middle son Ian is gay. Youngest daughter Debbie is stealing money from her UNICEF collection. Ten-year-old Carl is a budding sociopath and an arsonist, and toddler Liam is, well, he might actually be black, but nobody has a clue how.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)