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Representations of the American City
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD PS3505.A59 B742 1999
Holly Golightly is an eccentric New York City playgirl determined to marry a Brazilian millionaire. Her next-door neighbor, a writer, is "sponsored" by a wealthy patroness. Guessing who is the right man for Holly is easy, seeing just how romance blossoms is one of the enduring delights of the film.
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD 009 270
Los Angeles private eye Jake Gittes (Nicholson) is approached by a mysterious woman (Dunaway) who wishes to have her husband investigated. As the case unfolds, though, he discovers it to be much more complex and dangerous than he had expected, involving politics, powerful men, and terrible family secrets.
VHS
Fine Arts Library Circulation Desk
Call No. VHS HT158 .W492 1988
A small group of observers, the "Street Life Project", sets out to study how people use the parks and plazas of the city. With the help of time-lapse filming they find that what makes a place work are the basics--a place to sit, for example, food, sun, a passing show.
VHS
Storage
Call No. VHS PS3573.O483 W52 1987
A tale of a man, a woman and a rabbit in a triangle of trouble.
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD 012 455
Los Angeles, 2019: Deckard, an expert "blade runner," must identify and execute four replicants, (genetically engineered beings virtually identical to humans) which have illegally returned to earth from their off-world slave duty.
VHS
Storage
Call No. VHS Videorecording 113
Presents the efforts and success of General Motors Corporation in promoting gasoline-powered buses and automobiles and so eliminating electric street railway systems from major American cities, in empowering support for highways rather than for public transit systems, and in influencing today's thinking about the form such transit systems would tak ...
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD 009 379
Combines humor and drama with memorable characters while tracing the course of a single day on a block in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn. It's the hottest day of the year, a scorching 24-hour period that will change the lives of its residents forever, with the death of a young black man and the ensuing sequence of tensions and events.
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD 007 205
Allen portrays Isaac Davis, a successful comedy writer whose wife, having left him for another woman, is now embarking on a book about their failed marriage. Isaac happily consoles himself in the arms of an adoring 17 year-old schoolgirl until he meets someone closer to his own age, who happens to be his best friend's mistress.
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD 022 927
Gangster film about a young, rich, smart drug baron who thinks he's untouchable, and the tough, street-smart cops determined to bring him down.
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD 015 308
A documentary exploration of the subculture of New York's young graffiti writers and breakdancers, showing their activities and aspirations and the social and aesthetic controversies surrounding New York graffiti. Dramatizes conflicts between graffitists and the city, as well as among the graffitists themselves.
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD 012 140
A Texas "cowboy" takes a bus to New York in search of lonely, rich women who will pay for his sexual services, but spends a hard winter helping a con man.
DVD
Van Pelt Video Collection
Call No. DVD 005 419
The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all.