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Fri Mar 21 17:03:05 2014 UTClccn-nr20020064400.13Meet Dave0.160.24Half the sky120235672Gabrielle_Unionnr20020064406005060Union, Gabrielle Monique, 1972-lccn-no2005068937Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)lccn-n2003054253Perry, Tylerausactprodrtlccn-no2011018024Lions Gate Filmslccn-n2008086076Tyler Perry Studios (Firm)lccn-no00104212Screen Gems (1998- )lccn-no2001034734Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)lccn-no2007090007Hall, Reginaprfactlccn-no2006005021Good, Meagan1981-actlccn-n81016226Miller, Marcus1959-cmplccn-n50062415Universal Pictures (Firm)Union, GabrielleDramaFilm adaptationsHistoryCase studiesComedy filmsFictionBiographyAnecdotesAction and adventure filmsMan-woman relationshipsUnited StatesCriminal behaviorNew York (State)--New YorkMen--PsychologyPsychiatristsMothers and sonsDivorced mothersDrugs--PrescribingHarvey, Steve,Blues (Music)Illinois--ChicagoChess, Leonard,Chess Records (Firm)Rock musicSound recording executives and producersBlalock, Alfred,Fathers and daughtersBlue collar workersLawyersJames, Etta,Muddy Waters,Howlin' Wolf,Dixon, Willie,Heart--SurgeryRacismThomas, Vivien T.,BusinessmenTetralogy of FallotMaryland--BaltimoreWomen--Crimes againstWomen--Social conditionsWomen's rightsDeveloping countriesSingle mothersCheerleadingAfrican AmericansDrug enforcement agentsEcstasy (Drug)ContestsHuman-alien encountersCustody of childrenSpace vehiclesSea saltAfrican American single mothersChildren of divorced parentsDepartment store SantasBrothers and sistersFlorida--MiamiMissing persons19721999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220131676159183791.4372PN1997.2ocn289038611ocn798373693ocn801706408ocn065519811ocn185041738ocn056558753ocn811874536ocn858580679ocn156396703ocn854880043ocn781092254ocn780937791ocn781128491ocn743074203ocn839374598ocn55081400612838ocn798373693visu20120.16Think like a manDramaFilm adaptationsFour women have decided to take the advice in Steve Harvey's book and use the recommendations to get their men on track. When the men discover this, they try to turn the tables on their women12044ocn076945892visu20070.17Murphy, RyanRunning with scissorsBiographyAnecdotesDramaAfter seeing a less-than-conventional psychiatrist for her problems at home, getting too many prescriptions and too much bad advice, a mother ends her marriage and sends her young son to live with the doctor and his odd family119512ocn045944306visu20000.16Bring it onFictionDramaThe Toro cheerleading squad has spirit, spunk, sass and a killer routine that's sure to land them the national championship torphy for the sixth year in a row. But for newly-elected team captain, Torrance, the Toros' road to cheer glory stumbles when she discovers their perfectly choreographed routines were stolen from a hot hip-hop squad across town. Now the squad must scramble to find a new routine to compete in this year's competition+-+888907832532411898ocn289038611visu20080.18Martin, DarnellCadillac RecordsFictionDramaChess Records was located on the south side of Chicago. In 1947, it began recording blues music with Muddy Waters and Little Walter. This eventually gave birth to rock and roll in 1955 with Chuck Berry. Record producer Leonard Chess has an ear for this different type of music and believes he can cash in by signing up new talent such as songwriter Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, and Etta James. Chess makes all of his artists part of his family and takes care of them. This is not easy since they spend a small fortune on booze, drugs, and the high life. When Chuck Berry goes to jail, Leonard is able to find another talented performer, Etta James, to take his place. In the late sixties, as their music goes out of favor, Leonard Chess gets out of the record business+-+834804089611538ocn123031324visu20070.16Daddy's little girlsDramaMonty is a blue-collar mechanic who enlists the help of a successful-but-lonely attorney while trying to gain custody of his three daughters from his treacherous ex-wife and her larcenous boyfriend. Along the way, the working relationship between the blue collar dad and his uptown attorney grows into something more. As these two people try to overcome their different backgrounds, they find love. Monty struggles to protect his children from abuse and neglect, and a community looks to purge itself from the criminals terrorizing their neighborhood10946ocn056899406visu20040.20Something the Lord madeHistoryFictionDramaTells the emotional true story of two men who defined the rules of their time to launch a medical revolution, set against the backdrop of the Jim Crow south. Working in 1940s Baltimore on an unprecedented technique for performing heart surgery on "blue babies", Dr. Alfred Blalock and lab technician Vivien Thomas from an impressive team. As Blalock and Thomas invent a new field of medicine, saving thousands of lives in the process, social pressures threaten to undermine their collaboration and tear them apart107810ocn789248590visu20120.15Tyler Perry's Good DeedsDramaA successful, wealthy businessman, Wesley Deeds has always done what's expected of him, whether it's assuming the helm of his father's company, tolerating his brother's misbehavior at the office or planning to marry his beautiful but restless fiance, Natalie. But Wesley is jolted out of his predictable routine when he meets Lindsey, a down-on-her-luck single mother who works as a cleaning person in his office building. Outspoken, impulsive and proud, and also recently evicted10347ocn813444608visu20120.24Half the skyCase studiesFilm adaptationsTake an unforgettable journey with six actress / advocates and New York Times journalist Nicholas Kristof to meet some of the most courageous individuals of our time, who are doing extraordinary work to empower women and girls everywhere. These are stories of heartbreaking challenge, dramatic transformation and enduring hope85010ocn053839791visu20020.16Bay, MichaelBad boys IIFictionDramaHotshot and wisecracking Miami narcotics officers Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowry are on the case again. This time around, they've been assigned to head up a task force to investigate the illegal trafficking of ecstasy into the city. They discover that an underground gang war has been instigated by drug kingpin Johnny Tapia. In order to cut off the flow of the designer drug, they have to take down Tapia. Burnett's sister, Sydney, gets involved on the DEA side. Tensions rise between the two partners, threatening both their friendship and the investigation and putting Sydney's life in harm's way+-+85637495967989ocn245535978visu20080.13Meet DaveFictionDramaComedy filmsJosh lives in New York City. Through his telescope, he watches a baseball-sized metal ball approaching Earth from the sky. It lands in his room. Months later, a massive fireball crash lands in Liberty City. The human looking craft is controlled by 100 one-inch tall aliens. Officer Dooley is a superstitious cop searching for the space ship. The aliens are seeking a way to save their planet and to do that they need salt. Now they need to recover the metal ball in order to produce the salt using the oceans of the Earth. The Captain spends time with Josh and Gina, and realizes that humans are more advanced than they thought7383ocn236106718visu20080.13Chestnut, MorrisThe perfect holidayDramaA single mother is raising her three children after the divorce from her rapper ex-husband. Her oldest son wants his parents to get back together. The youngest daughter would rather see her mom happy and decides to use Santa Claus to get her wish. The kids practically compete to see who will win the war of love+-+64745408966035ocn051395548visu20030.13AbandonDramaFilm adaptationsA senior at an elite college, already under severe pressure to complete her thesis and land a prestigious job, must confront the sudden reappearance of her old boyfriend, after his two year, unexplained absence59012ocn055977508visu20040.15Breakin' all the rulesDramaAfter being unceremoniously dumped by his fianceĢe, Quincy writes the how-to book "The breakup handbook" about breaking up and becomes a best-selling author on the subject. Not wanting his male friends to suffer the same fate, he gives them advice on dumping their mates. What ensues is a hilarious comedy of errors+-+32308495965898ocn061370150visu20050.13Jacobson, DannyThe honeymoonersDramaNew York City bus driver Ralph Kramden and sanitation engineer Ed Norton are best friends whose schemes are the only things bigger than their dreams. The most recent plan finds the boys out to make a fast buck by racing a stray greyhound5595ocn052089338visu20030.16Deliver us from EvaDramaA young woman's in-laws hire a 'player' to date her and keep her away from them. While the 'player' had just planned to make some money, he didn't plan on falling in love+-+64992783255436ocn052765678visu20030.14Li, JetCradle 2 the graveFictionDramaAction and adventure filmsGangsters aid the police when their leader's daughter is kidnapped and the ransom is a bounty of priceless diamonds. It is also learned that a plot is underway to distribute a deadly new weapon of war4582ocn047167282visu20010.17The brothersDramaFour smart, successful and sexy men take on love, sex, friendship and two of life's most terrifying prospects - honesty and commitment. The "brothers" are lifelong friends who have banded together to weather love's innate terrors and occasional triumphs in this comic yet painfully true exploration of the battle between the sexes3676ocn048590092visu20010.17Two can play that gameDramaComedy filmsShante is a smart and beautiful advertising executive who seems to have her life, including her man, completely under control. Her man, Keith, a handsome lawyer, is the envy of all her friends. That is until one night when the girls have a ladies night out and they stumble upon Keith at a nightclub with another woman. Now, in order for Sante to save face and get her man back in line, she must launch her "10 Day Plan."+-+25892321253674ocn051757103visu20030.16Russo, JoeWelcome to CollinwoodDramaWhen Toto fails as lookout, Cosimo is caught attempting to steal a car. In the big house, Cosimo's cellmate tells him about a fabulous Bellini, so now he needs a Mullinski. Cosimo asks his girlfriend Rosalind for help, and she looks for assistance from Toto, who calls on Basil, who draws in Leon, who seeks counsel from Riley, who selects the perfect Mullinski--Pero, who promptly reneges and then calls upon the burglary talents of once great safecracker Jerzy. The job itself is foolproof, so how do these bungling small-timers pull off the greatest heist of their careers without killing each other?1992ocn656891051visu20100.15Flashforward the complete seriesDramaOut of nowhere, a mysterious flash causes nearly everyone in the world to lose consciousness and gain a glimpse of his or her life six months into the future. As one elite FBI unit attempts to solve the mystery, the rest of the world's population soon discovers that, when it comes to destiny, nothing is set in stone. Includes 22 episodes, featurettes, commentary, interviews, blooper reel, and deleted scenes221ocn527366315book20020.24Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityBiographyBiographical profiles of important and influential persons of African heritage who form the international black community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields providing coverage of names found in today's headlines as well as selected individuals from earlier in this century whose influence continues to have an impact on contemporary life+-+7737012325+-+8348040896+-+8348040896Fri Mar 21 15:41:43 EDT 2014batch21376