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Shakespeare [electronic resource]. by Press, Running.;
Contents; Introduction; The Life of Wiliam Shakespeare; Beauty and Boorishness; Intellect and Speech; Religion and Blasphemy; Love and Lust; Character and Villainy<DIV> Presenting a most civilized way to silence boors, deflect rudeness, and chide churlish lovers: Our mini book of insults culled from the dramatic works of English literature's most gifted wordsmith. Shakespeare's enduring putdowns include ""Thou art a very ragged Wart"" (Henry IV), ""Thy kiss is as comfortless as frozen water to a starved snake"" (Troilus and Cressida), and ""In civility thou seem'st so empty"" (As You Like It). Why resort to vulgarity when a high-brow literary epithet does the job so well?<BR><BR></DIV>
Subjects: Electronic books.; Feature films.;
© 2014., Running Press,
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Portland exposé [videorecording] / by DeWitt, Jack,1900-1981.(SAGE)2007349; Schuster, Harold D.,1902-1986(SAGE)1949531; Parsons, Lindsley,1905-1992(SAGE)1808041; Binns, Edward,1916-1990(SAGE)1785072; Craig, Carolyn,1934-1970.(SAGE)1796970; Gregg, Virginia.(SAGE)1656151; Allied Artists Pictures Corporation.(SAGE)1864757; VCI Entertainment (Firm)(SAGE)2098765;
DVD (NTSC, all regions); widescreen; Dolby digital.Portland exposé: Edward Binns, Carolyn Craig, Virginia Gregg.Portland exposé: music, Paul Dunlap; director of photography, Carl Berger; editor, Maurice Wright.Portalnd exposé (72 min.): " ... the story concentrates on an honest tavern owner named George Madison (Edward Binns) who is involuntarily sucked into the city's rotten-to-the-core political machine. When Madison refuses to allow his establishment to serve as the gathering place for hoods and delinquents, the powers-that-be threaten to harm his family. Only after his daughter is attacked by a syndicate flunkey does Madison decide to fight back. At great personal risk, he manages to tape-record damning evidence against Portland's 'untouchable' criminal kingpin (Russ Conway)"--ClassicFlix website.
Subjects: Feature films.; Film noir;
© [2014], VCI Entertainment (Firm),
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All of me [videorecording] / by Martin, Steve,1945-(SAGE)1658078; Tomlin, Lily(SAGE)1781493; Tennant, Victoria,1950-(SAGE)1972321; Libertini, Richard(SAGE)1820944; Bernard, Jason(SAGE)1973204; Smith-Osborne, Madolyn,1957-(SAGE)1981877; Elcar, Dana(SAGE)1975875; Reiner, Carl,1922-(SAGE)1711907; Davis, Edwin,1928-Me too.; Thorn EMI Video (Firm)(SAGE)2102371; Kings Road Entertainment, Inc.(SAGE)1968004; Old Time Productions.; Trimark Home Video (Firm)(SAGE)1967057;
DVD.Steve Martin, Lily Tomlin, Victoria Tennant, Richard Libertini, Jason Bernard, Madolyn Smith, Dana Elcar.Director of photography, Richard H. Kline ; editor, Bud Molin ; music, Patrick Williams.Rated PG.Roger Cobb is a swinging bachelor, a lawyer, and a jazz musician. Edwina Cutwaters is a terminally ill spinster who is given another chance at life if her soul can be transported into another woman. However, the guru goofs, and Edwina's soul takes over the right side of Roger.
Subjects: Comedy films; Feature films.;
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Love and death [videorecording] / by Joffe, Charles H.(SAGE)1791712; Allen, Woody,1935-(SAGE)1677887; Keaton, Diane.(SAGE)1676517; Adu, Frank(SAGE)2022002; Battista, Lloyd(SAGE)1844021; Harper, Jessica(SAGE)1948971; United Artists Corporation(SAGE)1650877; Jack Rollins & Charles H. Joffe Productions(SAGE)1791689; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.(SAGE)1964632;
Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Frank Adu, Lloyd Battista, Jessica Harper.Boris Grushenko, a timid soldier in the Napoleonic Wars, becomes entangled in a plot to assassinate Napoleon and after a hilarious confrontation with the Angel of Death finds himself facing a firing squad.DVD.
Subjects: Feature films.; Comedy films;
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The twelve chairs [videorecording] / by Brooks, Mel,1926-(SAGE)1672734; Nikolic, Djordje,1949-(SAGE)1818797; Morris, John,1926-2018.(SAGE)1725832; Moody, Ron(SAGE)1733142; Langella, Frank(SAGE)1845387; DeLuise, Dom(SAGE)1684084; Voutsinas, Andréas,1932-2010(SAGE)1883725; Coupland, Diana.; Lander, David(SAGE)2046045; Petrić, Vlada(SAGE)1733732; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.(SAGE)1947511;
Directed by Mel Brooks ; produced by Michael Hertzberg ; screenplay by Mel Brooks ; cinematography by Djordje Nikolic ; film editing by Alan Heim ; music by John Morris.Ron Moody, Frank Langella, Dom DeLuise, Mel Brooks, Andréas Voutsinas, Diana Coupland, David Lander, Vlada Petric.
Subjects: Feature films.; Comedy films;
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The stoning of Soraya M [videorecording]. by Aghdashloo, Shohreh,1952-(SAGE)1996771; Caviezel, Jim,1968-(SAGE)1934590;
Jim Caviezel, Shohreh Aghdashloo.MPAA rating: R.When a journalist is stranded in her remote village, Zahra takes a bold chance to reveal that the villagers will stop at nothing to keep hidden. Thus begins the remarkable story of what happened to Soraya, a kind-spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to trump up false charges of infidelity, which carry an unimaginable penalty. Includes documentary, commentary, and theatrical trailer."A shattering and powerful drama."--USA Today."...a powerful, relentlessly brutal drama about Iranian capital punishment."--Seattle Times."A shocking yet stately and powerful plea for women's rights."--Hollywood Reporter.DVD.
Subjects: Film adaptations; Feature films.;
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When Harry met Sally [videorecording] / by Crystal, Billy.(SAGE)1787540; Fisher, Carrie.(SAGE)1793088; Ryan, Meg.(SAGE)1847377; Reiner, Rob.(SAGE)2094648; Kirby, Bruno,1949-2006.(SAGE)1962733;
Director of photography, Barry Sonenfeld ; editor, Robert Leighton ; music, Marc Shaiman.Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher and Bruno Kirby.Will sex ruin a perfect relationship between a man and a woman? That's what Harry and Sally debate during their first meeting and for the next eleven years.MPAA rated R.
Subjects: Feature films.; Comedy films.;
© c2011., MGM Studio distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment,
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The cup [videorecording] / by Khyentse, Jamyang,1961-(SAGE)2101930; Coffee Stain Productions.; Palm Pictures(SAGE)1962729;
DVD; Dolby digital.Cinematography, Paul Warren ; film editing, John Scott ; original music, Douglas Mills.Jamyang Lodro, Orgyen Tobgyal, Neten Chokling.The year is 1998 and the World Cup has just been kicked into high gear. But for four monks living deep in the Himalayas, watching their favorite sport isn't only difficult -- it's forbidden. As soccer fever heats up, the young monks break the rules, sneak out of their monastery and risk their futures in a madcap adventure that's all for the love of the game.
Subjects: Feature films.; Comedy films;
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The Thing [electronic resource]. by Conolly, Jez.(SAGE)2047865;
Contents; 1. ''Now I''ll show you what I already know''; 2. ''I know how this one ends''; 3. ''First goddamn week of winter''; 4. ''What is that... is that a man in there... or something?''; 5. ''What the hell are you looking at me like that for?''; 6. ''Weird and pissed off whatever it is''; 7. ''It''s not dead yet!''; 8. ''Why don''t we just... wait here for a little while... see what happens...''; Notes; BibliographyConsigned to the deep freeze of critical and commercial reception upon its release in 1982, The Thing has bounced back spectacularly to become one of the most highly regarded productions from the 1980s ''Body Horror'' cycle of films, experiencing a wholesale and detailed reappraisal that has secured its place in the pantheon of modern cinematic horror. Thirty years on, and with a recent prequel reigniting interest, Jez Conolly looks back to the film''s antecedents and to the changing nature of its reception and the work that it has influenced. The themforwardes discussed include the significa
Subjects: Electronic books.; Feature films -- Great Britain.; Feature films.; Horror films;
© 2014., Columbia University Press,
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The yellow rose of Texas [videorecording] / by Kane, Joseph(SAGE)1732861; Nolan, Bob(SAGE)1949737; Rogers, Dale Evans(SAGE)1685249; Rogers, Roy,1911-1998.(SAGE)1685284; Sons of the Pioneers(SAGE)1745651; Alpha Video Distributors(SAGE)1962664; Republic Pictures Corporation(SAGE)1678053;
DVD.Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, Bob Nolan and the Sons of the Pioneers.Producer, Harry Grey; director, Joseph Kane; screenplay, Jack Townley.Roy joins a river showboat to recover stolen money for an insurance company.
Subjects: DVD collection.; Feature films.;
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