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Thu Oct 16 17:52:06 2014 UTClccn-no20100313660.13A dog year0.180.244 little girls138788367no20100313668404170Home Box Office (Firm). HBO Home EntertainmentcontainsVIAFID/263190705HBO Video (Firm)lccn-no95005960Warner Home Video (Firm)lccn-n82062309Home Box Office (Firm)lccn-no2006109465HBO Documentary Filmsprolccn-no2001014583HBO Filmslccn-n97057966March of Time, Inclccn-n88226413Van Voorhis, Westbrook1903-1968nrtviaf-296678659Ferguson, Scottprolccn-no2008036301HBO Entertainment (Firm)lccn-no98021033Paquin, Annaactlccn-n94015945Ball, Alan1957-auscreHBO Home Entertainment (Firm)DramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsHistoryPersonal narrativesInterviewsFictionAction and adventure television programsTelevision seriesFantasy television programsVampiresStackhouse, Sookie (Fictitious character)LouisianaMan-woman relationshipsHarris, CharlaineUnited StatesSupernaturalKings and rulersNobilityImaginary wars and battlesBars (Drinking establishments)WaitressesBloodMartin, George R. 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B.--(Eugene Bondurant),Basilone, John,Pacific OceanBeale, Edie,Beale, Edith Bouvier,ReclusesOnassis, Jacqueline Kennedy,Eccentrics and eccentricitiesNew York (State)--Long IslandWomen--Health risk assessmentRealityPianistsLiberace,Gay couplesGay musiciansAssisted suicideKevorkian, JackPathologists1934193519361937193819391940194119421943194419451946194719481949195019511952195319571965196619672001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201438845676809791.4575PN1992.77ocn79553093921493ocn607114758visu20100.20Temple GrandinBiographyFictionDramaBiographical filmsMade-for-TV moviesTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsBiographical television programsAn engaging portrait of an autistic young woman who became, through timely mentoring and sheer force of will, one of America's most remarkable success stories as a leader in the field of animal husbandry and the humane handling of cattle16678ocn767837880visu20120.19Van Patten, TimothyGame of thronesFictionDramaTelevision adaptationsSet in a world where summers span decades and winters can last a lifetime. From the scheming south and the savage eastern lands, to the frozen north and ancient Wall that protects the realm from the mysterious darkness beyond, the powerful families of the Seven Kingdoms are locked in a battle for the Iron Throne. This is a story of duplicity and treachery, nobility and honor, conquest, and triumph. In the Game of Thrones, you either win or you die15095ocn639350129visu20100.18Podeswa, JeremyThe PacificHistoryDramaPersonal narratives AmericanWar television programsTelevision adaptationsTelevision mini-seriesThe extraordinary experiences of three men and their fellow Marines take them from the first clash with the Japanese in the haunted jungles of Guadalcanal, through the impenetrable rain forests of Cape Gloucester, across the blasted coral strongholds of Peleliu, up the black sand terraces of Iwo Jima, through the killing fields of Okinawa, to the triumphant, yet uneasy, return home after V-J Day+-+0289334696324144012ocn867739021visu20130.18Game of thronesFictionDramaFantasy television programsTelevision adaptationsTelevision seriesAction and adventure television programsThe Lannisters barely hold on to the throne after a savage naval onslaught from Stannis Baratheon, while stirrings in the north threaten to alter the overall balance of power. Robb Stark, King in the North, faces major calamity in his efforts to build on his victories over the Lannisters while beyond the Wall, Mance Rayder and his huge army of wildlings continue their inexorable march south. Across the Narrow Sea, Daenerys Targaryen--reunited with her three fast-maturing dragons--attempts to raise an army to sail with her from Essos, in hopes of eventually claiming the Iron Throne. In Season 3 of this original series based on George R.R. Martin's bestselling books, the battling families of Westeros continue to clash as bonds are strained, loyalties are tested, and cruel fates are met12072ocn320908471visu20090.18Grey GardensFictionDramaBased on the life stories Edith "Big Edie" Bouvier Beale and her daughter, Edith "Little Edie" Bouvier Beale who are the eccentric aunt and first cousin of Jackie Onassis. They were raised as Park Avenue débutantes, but withdrew from New York society. They took shelter at their Long Island summer home called 'Grey Gardens.' As their wealth and contact with the outside world dwindled, so did their grasp on reality. They were reintroduced to the world when international tabloids learned of a health department raid on their home. At that point, Jackie swooped in to save her relatives+-+529733469632411326ocn535869139visu20100.18Ball, AlanTrue bloodFictionDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsWelcome back to Bon Temps, home to mystery, Southern sensuality, and dark secrets. Tara finds herself in love and under a spell; Sam puts his trust in an unlikely ally; Jason becomes involved with an anti-vampire sect; Eric recruits Sookie to investigate the disappearance of a 2,000-year-old vampire; and Maryann is revealed to possess a power that can control almost everyone in town. Sookie, Bill, and Sam must form the last line of defense against a diabolical plan involving Maryann+-+374133469632410782ocn045903926visu20010.24Lee, Spike4 little girlsHistoryWhen a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern10644ocn713659112visu20110.17Ball, AlanTrue bloodFictionDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsThe Maenadian reign of terror may be over, but Sookie Stackhouse and the townspeople of Bon Temps face a new calamity that makes the bacchanalian evils of Maryanne Forrester seem tame by comparison. Sookie desperately tries to locate her fiancé, ending up in a netherworld of human and undead interlopers, among them the powerful Vampire King of Mississippi, Russell Edgington10585ocn786318397visu20120.17True bloodDramaTelevision adaptationsAnother supernatural force has come to light in Bon Temps, witchcraft, and life for its residents will never be the same. Sookie finds herself entangled in a love triangle, torn between a vengeful Bill, the new Vampire King of Mississippi, and Eric, who's not the former Viking he once was. Led by a charismatic witch named Marnie, who threatens to let no one living or dead stand in her way, a powerful coven tempts Lafayette, Tara, and Jesus with otherworldly powers10436ocn649066307visu20100.18You don't know JackDramaIn the late 1980s, 61-year-old former pathologist Dr. Jack Kevorkian launched a crusade to provide what he considered a humane and dignified option for the terminally ill--assisted suicide. Aided by his loyal friend Neal Nicol, and his older sister Margo Janus, Kevorkian begins offering his "death counseling" services to a grateful and burgeoning clientele. He earns the support of Hemlock Society activist Janet Good and the wrath of the county prosecutor's office. Repeatedly arrested, it was thanks to talented attorney Geoffrey Fieger that Kevorkian was repeatedly exonerated. But as the national news media catapulted him to notoriety, Kevorkian continued his work, risking everything in his fervor to change the prevailing laws and challenge society's attitude towards the right to die9672ocn855687785visu20130.17Douglas, MichaelBehind the candelabraDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsThis drama recreates the glittering private world of Liberace, the flamboyant, phenomenally successful entertainer whose extravagant costumes, trademark candelabra, and elaborate stage shows made him the most bankable entertainer of his time9664ocn794007576visu20120.21Too big to failHistoryDramaTelevision adaptationsFilm adaptationsOffers an intimate look at the epochal financial crisis of 2008 and the powerful men and women who decided the fate of the world's economy in a matter of a few weeks. Centering on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, the film goes behind closed doors to examine the symbiotic relationship between Wall Street and Washington9547ocn831827620visu20130.16True bloodDramaTelevision adaptationsMixing romance, suspense, mystery and humor, season five goes deep into the battle between the Vampire Authority and 'vampire fundamentalists': a political power play whose outcome could decide not only the fate of Sookie and her Bon Temps friends, but of all human existence7884ocn878438426visu20140.16True detectiveFictionDramaIn 2012, Louisiana State Police Detectives Rust Cohle and Martin Hart are brought in to revisit a homicide case they worked in 1995. As the inquiry unfolds in present day through separate interrogations, the two former detectives narrate the story of their investigation, reopening unhealed wounds, and drawing into question their supposed solving of a bizarre ritualistic murder in 19957064ocn877160132visu20140.15True bloodDramaSeason six introduces several jarring storylines. As "Billith" comes to terms with his newfound powers after emerging from a pool of blood at the end of season five, Louisiana governor Truman Burrell declares open season on vampires, replete with novel anti-vamp weapons and high-tech internment camp. Sookie and Jason steel themselves for an encounter with the killer of their parents; the mysterious and ancient Warlow6801ocn698262174visu20100.20If God is willing and da creek don't risePersonal narrativesThis follow-up to director Spike Lee's documentary, When the levees broke: a requiem in four acts, focuses on the rebuilding efforts in New Orleans, five years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. Bookending stories of individual heartache and perseverance are two momentous events: the historic 2010 Super Bowl victory by the New Orleans Saints and the disastrous British Petroleum oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico6671ocn436215217visu20090.16Into the stormFictionDramaFilm sequelsThis sequel to the award-winning film The Gathering Storm offers an intimate look at the making of a nation's hero, when Churchill was at his most commanding and effective. It shows how his prowess as a great wartime leader ultimately undermined his political career and threatened his marriage+-+85483346963246474ocn762865924visu20110.16McCarthy, CormacThe Sunset LimitedFictionDramaA searing two-character drama about the choices people frequently make: to go on or give in to despair. Set in a New York tenement apartment, the story focuses on two very different men: a black ex-con who claims to hear the voice of Jesus, and the white professor he stopped from throwing himself in front of an oncoming train6351ocn664739076visu20100.13A dog yearDramaJon Katz is a writer at a mid-life crossroads who decides to adopt and train a high-strung border collie named Devon, only to discover it's he himself who has the real lessons to learn. Based on a true story5402ocn712277801visu20110.19Wartorn, 1861-2010InterviewsPersonal narrativesBeginning with the first documented cases from the Civil War, the film examines occurrences of PTSD through two World Wars and Vietnam, as well as more recent cases involving soldiers who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. The stories are told through soldiers' revealing letters and journals; photographs and combat footage; first-person interviews with veterans of WWII, the Vietnam War, Operation Desert Storm, and Operation Iraqi Freedom; and interviews with family members of soldiers with PTSD+-+0289334696324+-+0289334696324Thu Oct 16 15:06:49 EDT 2014batch30931