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A/V for Aviation Week (August 15-21)

Posted in dvd by Ellen Bard on August 16, 2010

Airplane [DVD recording] (2005)

Air Force One [DVD recording] (1998)

Amelia [DVD recording] (2010)

The aviator [DVD recording] (2005)

Bombers B-52 [DVD recording](2009)

James Bradley. Flyboys : a true story of courage [CD recording]  (2003)

Suzanne Brockmann. Over the edge [CD recording] (2004)

Stephen Coonts. Flight of the intruder [CD recording] (1986)Fearless [DVD recording] (1999)

W.E.B. Griffin. By order of the President [CD recording] (2004)

Alex Kershaw. The few : the American knights of the air who risked everything to fight in the Battle of Britain [CD recording] (2006)

John J. Nance.The last hostage [CD recording] (2003)

Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger with Jeffrey Zaslow. Highest duty : my search for what really matters [CD recording]  (2009)

Top gun [videorecording] (2004)

Whiteout [DVD recording] (2010)


The American Films of Alfred Hitchcock (August 13, 1899 – April 29, 1980)

Posted in dvd by Ellen Bard on August 13, 2010

Rebecca (1940)

Foreign Correspondent (1940)

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1941)

Suspicion (1941)

Saboteur (1942)

Shadow Of Doubt (1943)

Lifeboat (1944)

Adventure Malgache (1944)

Bon Voyage (1944)

Spellbound (1945)

Notorious (1946)

The Paradine Case (1947)

Rope (1948)

Under Capricorn (1949)

Stage Fright (1950)

Strangers On A Train (1951)

I Confess (1953)

Dial M For Murder (1954)

Rear Window (1954)

To Catch A Thief (1955)

The Trouble With Harry (1955)

The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)

The Wrong Man (1956)

Vertigo (1958)

North By Northwest (1959)

Psycho (1960)

The Birds (1963)

Marnie (1964)

Torn Curtain (1966)

Topaz (1969)

Happy Birthday, Sir Christopher Lee! (May 27)

Posted in dvd,memoirs & autobiographies by Ellen Bard on May 27, 2010

Lord of misrule : the autobiography of Christopher Lee. : Lee, Christopher

The wicker man [DVD recording] / British Lion Film Corporation

Gormenghast [DVD recording] / BBC, WGBH Boston Co-Production

The far pavilions [videorecording] / produced by Geoffrey Reeve for Goldcrest  

The man with the golden gun [DVD recording] / United Artists

The hound of the Baskervilles [DVD recording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer

The adventures of Greyfriars Bobby [DVD recording] / Piccadilly Pictures

Shaka Zulu [DVD recording] / presented by Harmony Gold Inc.

The Lord of the Rings : the fellowship of the ring [DVD recording] / New Line Cinema

The Lord of the Rings : the two towers [videorecording] / New Line Cinema

The Lord of the Rings : the return of the king [DVD recording] / New Line Cinema

Star Wars : episode II : attack of the clones [DVD recording] / Twentieth Century Fox ; Lucasfilm Ltd.

Star Wars : the Clone Wars [DVD recording] / CGCG ; Lusasfilm Animation

Star Wars : episode III : revenge of the Sith [DVD recording] / Lucasfilm Ltd

Escape to Witch Mountain ; Return to Witch Mountain [DVD recording] / Walt Disney Pictures presents

Return from Witch Mountain [DVD recording] / Walt Disney Pictures

Edgar Allan Poe’s tales of mystery & imagination [DVD recording] / Indigo Film & Television

Dracula has risen from the grave [DVD recording] / Warner Bros.-Seven Arts ; a Hammer Film

Dracula A.D. 1972 [DVD recording].

Horror of Dracula [DVD recording] / Hammer Film Productions  

Scars of Dracula [DVD recording] / a Hammer production

Taste the blood of Dracula [DVD recording] / Warner Bros. presents a Hammer Film

Corridors of blood ; The haunted strangler [DVD recording].  

Chamber of horrors ; The brides of Fu Manchu [DVD recording] / Warner Bros. Pictures

Monster of London city ; Secret of the red orchid [DVD recording].  

The curse of Frankenstein [DVD recording] / Warner Bros. Pictures

The mummy [DVD recording] / Warner Bros. Pictures

The house that dripped blood [DVD recording] / by Cinerama Inc.  

The oblong box ; Scream and scream again [DVD recording].

The horror of Hammer [DVD recording] / Heidelberg Films and Bosustwo Media Group  

Charlie and the chocolate factory [DVD recording] / Warner Bros.

Ivanhoe [CD recording] / by Sir Walter Scott.