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    • Lalee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton DVD
    • Lalee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton DVD
    • LaLee's Kin: The Legacy of Cotton has two storylines, both of which show the impoverished life of residents in the American South. The documentary draws the connection — a vicious cycle — between poverty and the lack of education opportunity for black people living in the Mississippi… [ read more ]
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    • Left of the Dial DVD
    • Left of the Dial DVD
    • "Left of the Dial" (2006) is an HBO documentary about the rise, near-fall, and salvation of the liberal radio network, Air America Radio, geared towards left leaning opinions. Early in 2004, the network intended to launch in order to end the strangle hold of right-wing radio. Financials… [ read more ]
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    • Love Crimes of Kabul DVD
    • Love Crimes of Kabul DVD
    • At Afghanistan’s Badam Bagh Women’s Prison, half the inmates are jailed for “moral crimes.” Though these would hardly be considered punishable crimes in the western world, behavior in Afghanistan is strictly controlled by an ideology of honor, and transgression can bring ruin to an entire… [ read more ]
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    • Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon DVD
    • Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon DVD
    • Serving as both narrator and presenter, Tom Hanks explores lunar landings, the planet's surface and conducts interviews with the brave astronauts who have been there. See the delicate experiments they performed, as well as recreations of the famous lunar walks filmed on Hollywood special… [ read more ]
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    • Mann v. Ford DVD
    • Mann v. Ford DVD
    • This feature documentary follows members of the Ramapough Mountain Indian tribe in Ringwood, NJ, in their five-year search for justice through a mass-action, tort lawsuit. From the middle ‘50s to the late ‘70s, the Ford Motor Company operated an assembly plant in Mahwah, NJ that produced… [ read more ]
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    • Michigan vs. Ohio State: The Rivalry DVD
    • Michigan vs. Ohio State: The Rivalry DVD
    • Since 1897, the universities of Michigan and Ohio State have faced off in what has become the most hotly contested rivalry in college football, if not all American sport. This HBO Sports documentary takes a look at the origins of the Michigan-Ohio State rivalry, as well as how the contest… [ 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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    • No One Dies in Lily Dale DVD
    • No One Dies in Lily Dale DVD
    • Located just south of Buffalo, the little Victorian-style village of Lily Dale, NY, is home to the world’s largest community of “mediums”— women and men who claim to have the special capability of communicating with the dead. Every July since 1879, the town’s residents throw open their doors… [ read more ]
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    • One Thousand Pictures: RFK's Last Journey DVD
    • One Thousand Pictures: RFK's Last Journey DVD
    • The assassination of Robert F. Kennedy in 1968 had a devastating effect on the people of the United States and left a deep psychic wound that is still felt by those who were inspired by his vibrancy and passion for positive change. Two days after Kennedy’s funeral mass in New York City, his… [ read more ]
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    • Pacific Battlefront (Collector's Tin) DVD
    • Pacific Battlefront (Collector's Tin) DVD
    • The war in the Pacific during World War II was the greatest naval conflict in history. Across the huge expanse of the Pacific, the navies of the United States and Japan slugged it out with a ferocity never imagined. Every conceivable type of naval activity was engaged in from massive air… [ read more ]
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    • Plastic Disasters DVD
    • Plastic Disasters DVD
    • Looking good costs plenty in "Plastic Disasters" (2006), an engaging documentary that explores the millions of people who undergo routine cosmetic surgeries each year, hoping that the results will help them look and feel better. If something goes wrong, the consequences can be both… [ read more ]
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    • Portraits of a Lady DVD
    • Portraits of a Lady DVD
    • In October 2006, Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor sat for two 3-hour sessions, agreeing to have her portrait painted by not one, but 25 separate artists. In the end, these painters - some amateurs, some professionals - created vastly different images of this iconic figure, shedding… [ read more ]
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    • Public Speaking DVD
    • Public Speaking DVD
    • Directed by Oscar® winner Martin Scorsese and produced by Emmy® - and Peabody-winning documentary producer and Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter, along with Margaret Bodde, Public Speaking captures the essence of legendary New York bestselling writer Fran Lebowitz, who is perhaps most known… [ read more ]
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    • Pumping Iron: 25th Year Anniversary DVD
    • Pumping Iron: 25th Year Anniversary DVD
    • This '70s time capsule shows a candid pre-movie star side of Arnold Schwarzenegger as he trains for the Mr. Universe and Mr. Olympia pageants; Arnold is easygoing and charming as he sweats at Gold's Gym in preparation for the match. Keep an eye out for Lou Ferrigno, Franco Columbu and Mike… [ read more ]
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    • Right America: Feeling Wronged DVD
    • Right America: Feeling Wronged DVD
    • Emmy® - winning HBO documentary filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi delivers a snapshot of some of the more vocal conservative Americans, who saw their hopes and dreams evaporate in the wake of a decisive Democratic victory for Barack Obama. Many of them say they feel so alienated over cultural and… [ read more ]
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