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1.

The Death of Stalin

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When the tyrannical ruler Stalin dies, his hapless inner circle scrambles to come up with the next evolution of the revolution, but it's clear everyone is really out for themselves. Proof that comedy, like politics, is all in the execution.
DVD
2018
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House of Cards: The Complete Fifth Season

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In the midst of the presidential election, tensions mount in the White House as Frank and Claire continue to navigate their political careers and redefine their relationships, particularly with each other.
DVD
2017
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Le Goût des Jeunes Filles

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"Haiti 1971. Sur fond de dictature, de pauvreté et de peur, un jeune garçon va vivre ses premiers émois."--Container.; Set in 1971 Haiti on the weekend that Papa Doc dies and Baby Doc assumed his position, Fanfan is taken from the safety of his mother's house by his buddy Gégé, who tutors his wide-eyed friend in the ways of booze and women.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Hunting Party

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"Vacationing journalists try to track down a missing war criminal in one of Eastern Europe's deadliest regions. What begins as an impulsive reporting adventure immediately turns dangerous, as hostile locals, shady underworld figures and a case of mistaken identity put them squarely in their target's crosshairs. Amid the bullets and bombs, they discover that getting the scoop is one thing-- getting out alive is something else entirely"--Container.
DVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Evelyn

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In 1953, Desmond Doyle takes on the Irish family law system and the Catholic Church in a bid to be reunited with his children. Despite a strong work ethic, Desmond has a hard time holding on to steady work. Desmond's wife walks out on the relationship and his sporadic employment eventually attracts the attention of the law. A court order sends his two sons and young daughter to separate Catholic orphanages until Desmond can prove he's capable of properly supporting them. However, Desmond discovers merely getting work is not enough to bring his children back to him.
DVD
2003; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Battle of the Brave

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When Canada is besieged by British forces, two brave lovers risk everything to protect their freedom and the freedom of Quebec.
DVD
2006; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Heng Kong Chu Shi

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A scientist and MIT professor leaves everything behind to return to China and work on a top-secret project. This movie chronicles the development of China's first nuclear bomb as seen through civilian and military eyes.
DVD
2004; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)
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Black Mirror: The Complete First Series

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"Black mirror is a drama series from Charlie Brooker consisting of three separate self-contained stories. The National anthem is a political thriller in which the Prime Minister faces a huge dilemma and has to choose between bowing to the pressure of public opinion or following his own moral compass. 15 million merits is a satire on entertainment shows. In this world, the only way to escape drudgery is to enter the "Hot Shot" talent show and just hope you can impress the judges. The Entire history of you is set in an alternate reality where everyone has access to a system which records everything they do, see or hear. You need never forget a face, holiday or night out again... but is that a good thing?"--Container.
DVD
2012; 2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Black Mirror: The Complete Second Series

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"Charlie Brooker's Black mirror returns for a second series with three new stand-alone stories. Each one in turn, disarming, suspenseful and darkly satirical, an insight into modern reality."--Container.
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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Omagh

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An examination of the aftermath of the 1998 Real IRA bombing that killed 29 people in Omagh, Northern Ireland.
DVD
2005; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Scandal

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A dramatization of the Profumo Affair, the famous sex scandal in Great Britain in 1963 when it was learned that a government minister and a Russian spy were both having an affair with playgirl Christine Keeler, the houseguest of society doctor Stephen Ward. Unrated version (i.e. European cut of film).
DVD
2000; 1989
Clemons (Stacks)
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Blue State

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Vowing to move to Canada if John Kerry loses the 2004 election, fervent liberal John Logue suddenly finds himself with no job, no girlfriend and no country. Making good on his "campaign promise," Logue finds a traveling companion--a sexy, mysterious woman named Chloe--and heads north. But Chloe is not all that she seems, and their journey takes more twists and turns than either could have imagined.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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House of Cards: Final Season

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After the death of her husband, Claire Underwood becomes the first female President of the United States, but faces formidable threats to her legacy.
DVD
2019; 2018
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El Cid

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Eleventh-century Spain is divided into Christian kingdoms and Moorish strongholds. The young Rodrigo Diaz de Bivar, who has been dubbed El Cid by his followers, vows to see his country at peace, free from the invader. Showing clemency to some emirs, he faces treason charges at court. His accuser, Gomez, father of his fiancee, Chimene, dies in the resulting duel. Chimene's avowed vengeance plot fails and Rodrigo is given her hand. When King Ferdinand dies, his kingdom is divided among his three children. Sancho challenges the decision and imprisons Alfonso, who is released by El Cid. Then Sancho is assassinated by an African war-lord. Alfonso now claims that throne, too, and exiles El Cid. Chimene realizes the nobility of her husband and joins him. The years pass and El Cid becomes a [...]
DVD
2008; 1961
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Rise and Fall of Margaret Thatcher

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Bringing together three outstanding BBC productions, provides a unique insight into the fascinating life of one of the most significant political figures in British history. The Long Walk to Finchley begins on the night Thatcher met her husband-to-be Denis. The Falkland's Play portrays the backroom story of Thatcher's war. Finally, Margaret examines Thatcher's last days in power. The film paints a detailed and compelling portrait of one of the most formidable characters in British politics.
DVD
2011; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

K Street: The Complete Series

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An entertaining fusion of reality and fiction; a fly-on-the wall look at government. Produced on location in Washington, D.C., the largely improvised ten-episode series combines fictional characters with appearances by real-life political figures.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

The Tudors: The Complete Third Season

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Henry, now forty-five, marries Jane Seymour. Jane helps to reconcile Mary with her father, but only after Mary signs a paper admitting that she is illegitimate. Jane gives birth to a son, but dies shortly thereafter. Devastated by Jane's death, Henry locks himself away, drawing fantasy palaces, with caustic court jester Will Sommers as his sole companion. Henry then marries Anne of Cleves, a plain and unsophisticated German aristrocrat that he soon becomes disillusioned with and instead beds the seventeen year old Catherine Howard.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)