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    • Southern Rites DVD
    • Southern Rites DVD
    • This feature documentary visits Montgomery County, Georgia, one year after the town merged its racially divided proms, and during an historic election campaign that many hoped would lead to its first African-American sheriff. Photographer Gillian Laub, whose photographs of earlier segregated… [ read more ]
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    • Thought Crimes: The Case Of The Cannibal Cop DVD
    • Thought Crimes: The Case Of The Cannibal Cop DVD
    • In 2012, Gilberto Valle, a 28-year-old NYC police officer, was labeled "The Cannibal Cop" in the tabloid media after he was charged with conspiracy to kidnap, cook and eat a number of female victims, whose information he had gathered through NYPD databases. At trial, Valle's defense team… [ read more ]
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    • Living with Lincoln DVD
    • Living with Lincoln DVD
    • This feature documentary chronicles how five generations of one American family have shared the "glorious burden" of collecting, preserving and documenting a treasure trove of photographs, rare books and artifacts relating to Abraham Lincoln.  In the years following the Civil War, Peter… [ read more ]
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    • It’s Me, Hilary: The Man Who Drew Eloise DVD
    • It’s Me, Hilary: The Man Who Drew Eloise DVD
    • This documentary short finds Hilary Knight looking back on his life as an artist and his connection to the immensely popular Eloise books, written by Kay Thompson and illustrated by Knight. For 60 years, Eloise – the precocious six-year-old who lives in New York's Plaza Hotel – has charmed… [ read more ]
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    • Nixon By Nixon: In His Own Words DVD
    • Nixon By Nixon: In His Own Words DVD
    • From 1971-73, Richard Nixon secretly recorded his private conversations in the White House. When the existence of the tapes was exposed during the Watergate scandal, Nixon refused to allow their release, explaining they contained “blunt and candid remarks on many different subjects” that… [ read more ]
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    • Terror At The Mall DVD
    • award nominee
    • Terror At The Mall DVD
    • Directed by Emmy®-nominated filmmaker Dan Reed (HBO's Terror in Mumbai and Terror in Moscow), this 60-minute documentary is a searing account of the events of September 21, 2013, when members of the Somali Islamist group al-Shabaab stormed the Westgate Mall in Kenya, ultimately claiming… [ read more ]
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    • A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY DVD
    • A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY DVD
    • Through behind-the-scenes footage and interviews conducted by award-winning actor Steve Buscemi – a former firefighter with Engine Company 55 in downtown Manhattan – this film touches on the personal journeys of several current and former firefighters while revisiting some of the FDNY’s… [ read more ]
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    • The Case Against 8 DVD
    • award winner
    • The Case Against 8 DVD
    • The revealing HBO Documentary Film, The Case Against 8, takes an in-depth look at the movement to overturn Prop 8, and at the historic federal lawsuit filed to challenge its constitutionality. The film chronicles a five-year struggle for marriage equality that changed history and the… [ read more ]
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    • One Last Hug: Three Days at Grief Camp DVD
    • award winner
    • 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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    • Billy Crystal 700 Sundays DVD
    • award nominee
    • 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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    • 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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    • 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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    • 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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    • First Cousin Once Removed DVD
    • award nominee
    • 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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    • Americans In Bed DVD
    • Americans In Bed DVD
    • Using exclusive interviews and spanning half a decade, The Cheshire Murders reveals the shocking police failures and untold personal dramas behind the notorious rape-arson-homicide case that shook Cheshire, Connecticut in the summer of 2007. In this quiet, bedroom suburb, Jennifer Petit and… [ 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 Cheshire Murders DVD
    • The Cheshire Murders DVD
    • Featuring exclusive interviews and spanning half a decade, The Cheshire Murders reveals the untold dramas behind the notorious 2007 triple homicide that rocked the town of Cheshire, Connecticut. In this quiet suburb, Jennifer Petit and her two daughters, age 11 and 17, were brutally murdered… [ read more ]
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    • Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth (DVD + Digital Copy)
    • Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth (DVD + Digital Copy)
    • Shot in front of a live audience at Broadway’s Imperial Theatre in NYC, this HBO Films feature presentation offers a front-row seat to Mike Tyson’s solo stage show, which, like the film, was directed by the acclaimed filmmaker (and longtime Tyson friend) Spike Lee. Raw, honest, powerful and… [ read more ]
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    • K Street DVD
    • K Street DVD
    • K STREET is an experimental fusion of reality and fiction--an entertaining, fly-on-the-wall look at government, filmed in and around the corridors of power in Washington. The series ventures inside the world of powerful political consultants--a world that few people ever experience… [ 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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    • Weight of the Nation for Kids DVD
    • Weight of the Nation for Kids DVD
    • This May, HBO addresses the issue of childhood obesity in the three-part series The Weight of the Nation for Kids, HBO’s companion to its 2012 four-part, multi-platform documentary series, The Weight of the Nation. Developed in partnership with some of the world’s foremost health-research… [ read more ]
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    • Miss You Can Do It DVD
    • Miss You Can Do It DVD
    • For children with a learning or physical disability, the focus is often on what’s wrong. Miss You Can Do It celebrates what’s right. This uplifting HBO Documentary Film chronicles the efforts of Abbey Curran, a former Miss Iowa USA and the first woman with a disability to compete in the Miss… [ read more ]
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    • Manhunt DVD
    • award winner
    • Manhunt DVD
    • The May 1, 2011 raid on Abbottabad, Pakistan that culminated in the killing of Osama bin Laden took 40 minutes. The CIA’s hunt for bin Laden took two decades. An official selection of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, Manhunt tells the remarkable true story of the nearly 20-year pursuit of… [ read more ]
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