Check out this new collection of classic films. The films in this series were made before the Hayes Office insisted on "sanitizing" plots, costumes, and scenes. The Divorcee, starring Norma Shearer and Red-Headed Woman starring Jean Harlow deal with some pretty hot themes. There are also wonderful commentaries by film historians. The series can be found in the Media Area under DVD 791.4375 For
DVD 791.4575 Chi This award winning TV series has finally become available in DVD.
Dana Delany stars as Lt. Colleen McMurphy an Army nurse at an EVAC hospital in Vietnam. Unlike many war shows this series does not feature front line action rather it shows how the the war affects the nurses, USO people and the enlisted personnel. This is an excellent show and season two is being released soon.
Meet Victorian Detective William Murdoch of the Toronto Constabulary. In a time when police used billy clubs to solve crimes Murdoch uses modern forensic tools like finger marks and chemical tests instead. You will get hooked on this engrossing mystery series.
If you liked The Butler you might also want to watch this mini series about the life of a mother and daughter who also served the various families in the White House. Based on Lillian Rogers Parks book My Thirty Years Backstairs Years at the White House.
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