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    • Billy Crystal 700 Sundays DVD
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    • Billy Crystal 700 Sundays DVD
    • Billy Crystal 700 Sundays is an exclusive HBO comedy special based on Billy Crystal’s Tony Award®-winning, smash-hit, one-man Broadway show. Spanning several decades beginning in the 1950s, Crystal revisits the family members and friends who molded his character from an early age, providing… [ read more ]
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    • One Last Hug: Three Days at Grief Camp DVD
    • One Last Hug: Three Days at Grief Camp DVD
    • More than 1.5 million children in America are grieving the premature loss of a parent. The Emmy®-nominated documentary One Last Hug follows three heartbreaking but ultimately empowering days at Camp Erin, a bereavement camp that offers children who lost loved ones the support they need to… [ read more ]
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    • Questioning Darwin DVD
    • Questioning Darwin DVD
    • Literal and creationist interpretation of the Bible is the fastest-growing branch of Christianity in the U.S. and around the world, with 46% of Americans believing the Genesis account of creation is the literal truth. Directed by award-winning British documentarian Antony Thomas (HBO’s For… [ read more ]
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    • Seduced And Abandoned DVD
    • Seduced And Abandoned DVD
    • In May 2012, Oscar® nominees director James Toback and actor Alec Baldwin worked their way through the Cannes Film Festival in an attempt to secure financing for a proposed film, a political-erotic Middle Eastern adventure inspired by Bernardo Bertolucci's Last Tango In Paris. As they… [ read more ]
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    • The Education Of Mohammad Hussein DVD
    • The Education Of Mohammad Hussein DVD
    • There is an entire generation of American Muslim children who do not know a world before September 11, 2001. These children have never experienced a country which is largely unaware of, or neutral about, Islam. Instead, their faith is scrutinized and patriotism questioned, even before they… [ read more ]
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    • Addiction DVD
    • Addiction DVD
    • The feature length documentary film ADDICTION brings together the nation's leading experts on drug and alcohol addiction with a collection of award-winning filmmakers to shed light on addiction, its causes and the latest and most prominent developments in treatments. Its focus is on case… [ read more ]
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    • The Alzheimer's Project DVD
    • The Alzheimer's Project DVD
    • One of the most devastating forms of memory loss is Alzheimer's disease, an irreversible and progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills. Today, Alzheimer's is the second most-feared illness in America, following cancer, and may affect as many as five million… [ read more ]
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    • Journey Into Dyslexia DVD
    • Journey Into Dyslexia DVD
    • Being stigmatized with the label “learning disabled” can have a devastating effect on children struggling with dyslexia. Facing the social and academic challenges of growing up and going to school when dealing with words is a daily struggle, children living with dyslexia are the focus of… [ read more ]
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    • An Apology to Elephants DVD
    • award winner
    • An Apology to Elephants DVD
    • Elephants are among the Earth’s most majestic and intelligent creatures – but for hundreds of years, they have suffered under the hands of humans. We have poached them for their tusks, chained them up in captivity, and destroyed their natural habitats. Narrated and executive produced by… [ read more ]
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    • Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight DVD
    • award nominee
    • Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight DVD
    • From director Stephen Frears (The Queen, High Fidelity, HBO’s The Deal) and writer Shawn Slovo (Catch a Fire) comes a behind-the-scenes look at Muhammad Ali’s historic Supreme Court battle for Conscientious Objector status to the Vietnam War, and a portrait of the changing tides of this… [ read more ]
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    • First Cousin Once Removed DVD
    • First Cousin Once Removed DVD
    • Distinguished poet, translator, critic, and teacher Edwin Honig received worldwide praise, as well as honorary knighthoods from Spain and Portugal. First Cousin Once Removed is acclaimed filmmaker Alan Berliner’s deeply personal portrait of Honig – his friend, cousin and mentor – and Honig’s… [ read more ]
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    • Citizen USA: A 50 State Roadtrip DVD
    • Citizen USA: A 50 State Roadtrip DVD
    • Intrepid journalist/filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi – who has built an award-winning reputation with her playful, politically charged HBO documentaries focusing on both the famous (George Bush, Ted Haggard, John McCain, Barack Obama) and not-so-famous (right-wing Republicans, Evangelicals, motel… [ read more ]
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    • Ethel DVD
    • award nominee
    • Ethel DVD
    • Ethel celebrates the remarkable life of Ethel Kennedy, the wife of Robert F. Kennedy, through a treasure trove of revealing and little-known anecdotes from those who know her best: her family. Directed by her Emmy® -winning daughter Rory Kennedy (HBO®’s The Fence and Ghosts of Abu Ghraib),… [ read more ]
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    • Glickman DVD
    • Glickman DVD
    • Before Marv Albert and Bob Costas, there was Marty Glickman. A gifted Jewish-American athlete who was denied the chance to represent the U.S. at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, he went on to become one of the most revered and influential sportscasters in history, pioneering many of the techniques,… [ read more ]
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    • The Weight of the Nation DVD
    • award nominee
    • The Weight of the Nation DVD
    • Continuing its tradition of drawing attention to the nation’s most pressing health issues in such presentations as Addiction and The Alzheimer’s Project, HBO Documentary Films® addresses the obesity epidemic in America, in the 4-part documentary series The Weight of the Nation. Three years… [ read more ]
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