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The Wire: Season 1

Dominic West · HBO Studios
Format: DVD

From David Simon, creator and co-writer of HBO's triple Emmy-winning mini-series The Corner, this unvarnished, highly realistic HBO series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, the series...
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Vera S8

Brenda Blethyn · BBC
Format: DVD

The complete eighth series of the ITV crime thriller based on the novels by Ann Cleeves. The show follows Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope (Brenda Blethyn) , Detective Sergeant Aiden Healy (Kenny Doughty) and their team as they carry out various murder investigations across...
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'MASTER HAROLD'...and the boys

Freddie Highmore · IMAGE ENTERTAINMENT
Format: DVD

Freddie Highmore (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and Golden Globe winner Ving Rhames (Pulp Fiction) are unforgettable in Athol Fugard's searing coming of age masterpiece set in apartheid-era South Africa. On a rainy afternoon in his mother's tea house, lonely 17 year-old Hally...
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Straw Dogs

Daniel Melnick · Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Format: DVD

In this thriller, arguably Sam Peckinpah s most controversial film, David (Dustin Hoffman) , a young American mathematician, moves with his English wife, Amy (Susan George) , to the village where she grew up. Their sense of safety unravels as the local men David has hired to repair...
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On the Road With Charles Kuralt: Set 3

Charles Kurault · ACORN MEDIA
Format: DVD

"Authentic, uplifting Americana" --TIME "Stories that deserved to be told" --The Washington Post Watching it is a treat" --The New York Times The beloved Emmy®-winning series that began on the CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite For 20 years beginning in 1967,...
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Nova: Memory Hackers

. · PBS (DIRECT)
Format: DVD

Discover how researchers on the cutting edge of mind-control can implant, change, and even erase memories. On this thought-provoking journey into the mind, NOVA investigates the mysterious nature of how we remember.
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101 Seconds

Stephen King · Gravitas Ventures
Format: DVD

On December 11th, 2012, over the course of 101 seconds, a shooter entered Clackamas Town Center Mall in Oregon and opened fire with an STAG-15 assault-style rifle. He killed two people and injured one before taking his own life. Three days later, Sandy Hook Elementary seized our hearts...
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Hamburger Hill

Michael Dolan · Lions Gate
Format: DVD

Fourteen Army recruits try again and again to take a muddy hill in Vietnam. Music by Philip Glass.
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The Night of the Hunter

Charles Laughton · Criterion Collection
Format: DVD video

A self-styled preacher marries and murders the widow of an executed convict with whom he once shared a cell. He then terrorizes her two young children to force them to tell him the whereabouts of the $10,000 he knows their father hid before his imprisonment."The Night of the Hunter...
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Aurora: Fire in the Sky DVD

n · PBS Distribution
Format: DVD

The aurora - It's always struck people in the polar regions with awe. This is a visual journey around the globe. A journey departing from ancient myths and legends about the aurora, to scientific explorations of this natural spectacle. When the sun's activity is increasing, the results...
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Siberia 2018

Keanu Reeves · Lions Gate
Format: DVD

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Pj Masks: Mighty Moon Problem

· 20th Century Fox
Format: DVD

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Hateship Loveship

~ Kristin Wiig · MPI HOME VIDEO
Format: DVD

Kristen Wiig stars as Johanna, a profoundly shy, shabby housekeeper hired to care for Mr. McCauley (Nick Nolte) and his granddaughter Sabitha (Hailee Steinfeld) . Despite her outgoing nature, Sabitha carries wounds from the death of her mother years before, while her father (Guy Pearce)...
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