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L'Écume des Jours =: Mood Indigo

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A love story set in a charmingly surreal Paris about two newlyweds, Chloé and Colin, whose whirlwind courtship is tested when an unusual illness plagues Chloé : a flower begins to grow in her lungs.
DVD
2014; 2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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Man, Moment, Machine: Thomas Edison and the Electric Chair

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"Among the overwhelming amount of inventions and patents Thomas Edison held, none was as controversial than the first chair used for electrocution. The late 1880s begins the "War of the Currents," as two rival technologies - AC and DC - battle it out for dominance in the utility industry. Edison wants to prove that Westinghouse's alternating current is much deadlier than the Edison direct current. To prove the dangers of "AC," Edison builds an electric chair powered by Westinghouse's AC system and axe murdered William Kemmler is its first victim - in an extended and horrific death. Thomas Edison's electric chair is a machine of dark design that is still being used today."--Http://media.aetv.com.
Online
2005
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Young Doctor Freud: Part 1 Struggling With the Demon [electronic resource]

This first episode relates how Freud, as a young scientist at the end of the 19th century, was fascinated by the brain. An aspiring neurologist, he traveled to Paris, where doctors were trying to understand the mental illness known as "hysteria," and witnessed its treatment with hypnosis. Freud committed himself to finding the cause of hysteria and its cure. Returning to Vienna, he began medical practice treating nervous disorders. To cure his patients, he tried, then abandoned, hypnotism, inventing his own treatment based on "free association" and interpreting dreams. As he struggled to formulate his theories, Freud was tormented by headaches, palpitations, and depression. To his horror, he came to believe that hysteria was caused by childhood sexual abuse.
Online
2002
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Young Doctor Freud: Part 2 Opening the Eyes [electronic resource]

This episode relates how Freud abandoned the idea that hysteria was caused by childhood abuse and implicated the power of fantasy and wishes, forces hidden from conscious awareness. He began to analyze himself, and discovered, in part by analyzing his own dreams, an inner rivalry with his father and long-submerged feelings of passion for his mother. He came to believe that such deep-seated emotional conflicts are powerful and likely universal - a theory that became the basis of the now-famous "Oedipus complex." Concluding that dreams were the gateway to understanding the unconscious mind, Freud threw himself into the creation of a seminal work on the subject, The Interpretation of Dreams.
Online
2002
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Edison

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Documentary about Thomas Edison that explores the complex alchemy that accounts for the enduring celebrity of America's most famous inventor. It offers new perspectives on the man and his milieu, and illuminates not only the true nature of invention, but its role in turn-of-the-century America's rush into the future.
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
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American Masters [electronic resource]: Les Paul - Chasing Sound

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This documentary features Les Paul. Guitar wizard, inventor, architect of rock n roll ... the legendary Les Paul tells his own rags-to-riches story in this feature-length documentary. From his hometown in Waukesha to Chicago, Nashville, Hollywood and the National Inventors Hall of Fame, follow the life and times of this superstar. Featuring a wall-to-wall soundtrack of greatest hits, American Masters - Les Paul: Chasing Sound! also includes interviews with B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Tony Bennett, Jeff Beck, Merle Haggard, Steve Miller and many more.
Online
2007
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The Wizard of Menlo Park

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Online
2008
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Edison Tech [electronic resource]

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Focuses on the inventions of Thomas Edison.
Online
2005
9.

The Inventors

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Discusses various inventors and their inventions, from the electric light to the ice cream cone; interviews other inventors and discusses the creative aspects of the process of invention.
VHS
1993; 1982
Ivy (By Request)
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The Secret of Tuxedo Park

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In the fall of 1940, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill ordered a small team of scientists on a clandestine transatlantic mission to deliver his country's most valuable military secret, a revolutionary radar component, not to the U.S. government, but to a mysterious Wall Street tycoon, Alfred Lee Loomis. Using his connections, his money, and his brilliant scientific mind, Loomis and his team of scientists developed radar technology that would arguably play a more decisive role than any other weapon in the war. The Secret of Tuxedo Park tells a long-overlooked story of an individual who helped alter the course of history in World War II.
DVD
2018
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

The Hidden Dimension: Adventure Into a World of Wonder

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An IMAX film in which eleven year-old Elly discovers a microscopic world with the help of her grandfather.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

Houdini, the Movie Star: DVD 2 Terror Island the Man From Beyond

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Terror Island: A swashbuckling inventor steers his high-tech submarine to a forbidden tropical isle to rescue the father of the woman he loves. The man from beyond: Howard Hillary is a man frozen in the Arctic. He returns to civilization 100 years later to reclaim the love of his live, reincarnated in the body of a young woman.
DVD
2008; 1920
Clemons (Stacks)
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No Te Mueras Sin Decirme adónde Vas

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"Leopoldo [is] a lonely film projectionist who has invented a machine to record his dreams. Through a series of odd events, Leopoldo discovers that he is the reincarnation of one of the inventors of cinema, and that a woman he sees in his dreams is his eternal companion on a trip through the centuries."--Container.; "Grandinetti interpreta a Leopoldo, un solitario proyectorista de cine quien ha inventado una maquina que graba sus sueños. A trave�s de una serie de extraños inventos Leopoldo descubre que es la reencarnacio�n de uno los inventores del cine y que la mujer que el ve en sus sueños es su eterna compañia en un viaje a trave�s de los siglos."--Container.
DVD
2004; 1995
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

A Quick Guide to Ben Franklin

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Inventor, writer, businessman, scientist, diplomat, and the face gracing the hundred-dollar bill - this stately figure is the Benjamin Franklin history has taught us to remember. Reveals the man behind the myth.
DVD
2010; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

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In a town where food drops from the sky like rain, young inventor Flint hopes to create something that will change everyone's life. However, when the weather takes a turn for the worse, the residents of the town of Chewandswallow will find their eating habits have drastically changed.; Flint Lockwood is a young inventor who dreams of creating something that will improve everyone's life. Sam Sparks is a weathergirl covering the town's weather phenomenon, but chooses to hide her intelligence behind a perky exterior. Tim Lockwood is Flint's technophobic father. Brent is the town bully who has plagued Flint since childhood. Mayor Shelbourne exploits Flint's newest invention so he can put the town, and more importantly himself, on the map. By-the-rules town cop Earl Devereaux has a rule-b [...]
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

Pretty Bird

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Three would-be entrepreneurs set out to invent a rocket belt. The venturesome partnership soon takes an unhealthy toll as their mismatched personalities clash and some unexpected success leads to retaliations, kidnapping, and murder.
DVD
2010; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

Father of Invention

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After 8 years in prison, inventor Robert Axle struggles to win over his estranged family and catch up on current technology as he works to once again become the king of the infomercial.
DVD
2011; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

W.C. Fields Comedy Collection: Volume Two

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In this set of five films, Fields portrays an array of irreverant, conniving, and put-upon characters.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

A Matter of Loaf and Death

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Looking for a fast way to earn dough, Wallace decides to make it. Armed with a batch of ovens, an army of robotic kneading arms, and an old-fashioned windmill, Wallace and Gromit start 'Top Bun, ' their new bread-baking business. When bakers suddenly start disappearing, Gromit realizes that his master is in danger as he follows a twisting, turning trail of crumbs to solve a murder mystery.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power

Admiral Hyman G. Rickover was a flamboyant maverick and a unique American hero. When few thought it possible, then-Captain Rickover harnessed the power of the atom, ultimately transforming the Navy and changing the course of America's technological development. As questions about nuclear power have arisen in the wake of the disaster in Japan, RICKOVER considers the story of the man who started it all: Hyman G. Rickover.
Online
2017; 2014