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G Men (1935)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  86 min. B&W
Plot: In the early days of the FBI the unarmed law enforcement officers set out to stop a crime spree that is spanning the country.
Cast: James Cagney, Margaret Lindsay, Ann Dvorak, Robert Armstrong. Directed by WIlliam Keighley.
Categories:  Organized Crime  Law Enforcement

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Game Change (2012)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  118 min. 
Plot: A behind-the-scenes look at John McCain's 2008 presidential campaign.
Cast: Ed Harris, Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, Jamey Sheridan. Directed by Joy Roach.
Categories:  Drama  Biography  History

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Game of Thrones: Season 1 (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (5 disc set) 9 hours, 56 min. 
Plot: An adaptation of the novel A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin.
Cast: Sean Bean, Mark Addy, Nikolai Coster-Waldau, Michelle Fairley. Directed by Various directors.
Categories:  Drama  SciFi/Fantasy  Television

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Game of Thrones: Season 2 (2012)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (5 disc set) 9 hours, 21 min. 
Plot: Continuing adaptation of the novel A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin.
Cast: Sean Bean, Mark Addy, Nikolai Coster-Waldau, Michelle Fairley. Directed by Various directors.
Categories:  Drama  SciFi/Fantasy  Television

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Game of Thrones: Season 3 (2013)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (5 disc set) 8 hours, 50 min. 
Plot: Ongoing adaptation of the novel A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin.
Cast: Sean Bean, Mark Addy, Nikolai Coster-Waldau, Michelle Fairley. Directed by Various directors.
Categories:  Drama  SciFi/Fantasy  Television

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Game of Thrones: Season 4 (2014)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (5 disc set) 9 hours, 10 min. 
Plot: Another thrilling season based on the George R. R. Martin's bestselling books.
Cast: Lena Headey, Peter Dinklage, Michelle Fairley. Directed by various.
Categories:  Drama  SciFi/Fantasy  Television

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Game of Thrones: Season 5 (2015)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (5 disc set) 9 hours, 20 min. 
Plot: Another season of thrills based on the George R. R. Martin's bestselling books.
Cast: Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harrington, Sophie Turner, Iain Glen. Directed by Various.
Categories:  Drama  SciFi/Fantasy  Television

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Game of Thrones: Season 6 (0)
Rated:  R  Stars: *****
Format:  DVD (5 disc set) 9 hours, 30 min. 
Plot: Survivors regroup while new characters challenge the balance of power.
Cast: Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harrington, Sophie Turner, Iain Glen. Directed by Various.
Categories:  Drama  SciFi/Fantasy  Television

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Game, The (1997)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 129 min. 
Plot: A millionaire control freak receives an enigmatic birthday gift of a life and death game.
Cast: Michael Douglas, Sean Penn, Deborah Kara Unger, James Rebhorn. Directed by David Fincher.
Categories:  Mystery/Suspense  Mental Health  Family

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Gandhi (1982)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  187 min. 
Plot: The biography of Mohandas K. Gandhi, who rose from a small-time lawyer to India's spiritual leader through his philosophy of non-violent protest. Won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
Cast: Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Martin Sheen. Directed by Richard Attenborough.
Categories:  Civil Rights  Drama  Government

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Gangs of New York (2002)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  166 min. 
Plot: In 1863, a man returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against his father's killer.
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis, Cameron Diaz, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly. Directed by Martin Scorsese.
Categories:  Immigration  Drama

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Gangster Squad (2013)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  113 min. 
Plot: A secret crew of police officers work together in an effort to take down the ruthless mob king Mickey Cohen who runs the city.
Cast: Nick Nolte, Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone. Directed by Ruben Fleischer.
Categories:  Drama  Organized Crime  Politics

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Garden State (2004)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  102 min. 
Plot: A quietly troubled young man returns home for his mother's funeral after being estranged from his family for a decade.
Cast: Zach Braff, Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Ian Holm, Method Man. Directed by Zach Braff.
Categories:  Family  Medical  Comedy

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Garrow's Law Series 1 (2009)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****1.2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 240 min. 
Plot: Garrow's Law is the true tale of William Garrow, who acted as counsel for the accused, introducing the concept of 'innocent until proved guilty' at London's Old Bailey.
Cast: Andrew Buchan, Alun Armstrong, Lyndsey Marshal, Rupert Graves, Aidan McArdle, Michael Culkin. Directed by Peter Lydon.
Categories:  Biography  Drama  Criminal Law

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Garrow's Law Series 2 (2010)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 240 min. 
Plot: Garrow's Law is the true tale of William Garrow, who acted as counsel for the accused, introducing the concept of 'innocent until proved guilty' at London's Old Bailey.
Cast: Andrew Buchan, Alun Armstrong, Lyndsey Marshal, Rupert Graves, Aidan McArdle, Michael Culkin. Directed by Gary Lyons.
Categories:  Biography  Drama  Criminal Law

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Garrow's Law Series 3 (2011)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 236 min. 
Plot: Garrow's Law is the true tale of William Garrow, who acted as counsel for the accused, introducing the concept of 'innocent until proved guilty' at London's Old Bailey.
Cast: Andrew Buchan, Alun Armstrong, Lyndsey Marshal, Rupert Graves, Aidan McArdle, Michael Culkin. Directed by Peter Lydon.
Categories:  Biography  Drama  Criminal Law

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Gasland (2010)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  107 min. 
Plot: Halliburton developed a way to get the gas out of the ground-a hydraulic drilling process called "fracking"-and suddenly America finds itself on the precipice of becoming an energy superpower.
Cast: Participants portray themselves. Directed by Josh Fox.
Categories:  Documentary  Natural Resources  Environmental

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Gaslight (1944)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  113 min. B&W
Plot: A young bride is psychologically tortured by her husband.
Cast: Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, Angela Landsbury. Directed by George Cuker.
Categories:  Mystery/Suspense  Mental Health  Marital Relations

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Gatekeepers, The (2012)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: A documentary featuring interviews with all surviving former heads of Shin Bet, the Israeli security agency whose activities and membership are closely held state secrets.
Cast: Yuval Diskin, Carmi Gillon, Yaakov Peri. Directed by Dror Moreh.
Categories:  Documentary  Politics  Government

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Gathering of Old Men, A (1987)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  94 min. 
Plot: A young plantation owner comes to the defense of a group of black men who are taking responsibility for the shooting of a local white farmer.
Cast: Louis Gossett Jr., Richard Widmark, Holly Hunter. Directed by Volker Schlondorff.
Categories:  Racism  Drama

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Gattaca (1997)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  106 min. 
Plot: A genetically inferior man assumes the identity of a superior one in order to pursue his lifelong dream of space travel.
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Uma thurman, Alan Arkin, Jude Law, Loren Dean. Directed by Andrew Niccol.
Categories:  Privacy  SciFi/Fantasy

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General's Daughter, The (1999)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  116 min. 
Plot: When the daughter of a well-known and well-respected base commander is raped and murdered, an undercover detective is summoned to look into the matter and finds a slew of cover-ups at West Point.
Cast: John Travolta, Madeleine Stowe, James Cromwell, Timothy Hutton, Leslie Stefanson. Directed by Simon West.
Categories:  Military  Mystery/Suspense

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General, The (1926)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 107 min. B&W
Plot: Rejected by the Confederate army, and taken for a coward by his beloved, young Johnny Gray is given a chance to redeem himself.
Cast: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glenn Cavender, Jim Farley, Frederick Vroom. Directed by Clyde Bruckman and Buster Keaton.
Categories:  Action  War  Romance

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Gentleman's Agreement (1947)
Rated:  PG  Stars: *** 1/2
Format:  DVD  118 min. B&W
Plot: A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism, and personally discovers the true depths of bigotry and hatred. Won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
Cast: Gregory Peck, Dorothy McGuire, John Garfield. Directed by Elia Kazan.
Categories:  Discrimination  Racism  Religion

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George Harrison: Living In the Material World (2011)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 208 min. 
Plot: Unseen photos and footage tracing the life of George Harrison.
Cast: Featuring interviews with Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Yoko Ono, Tom Petty. Directed by Martin Scorsese.
Categories:  Biography  Documentary  Musical

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Get Low (2009)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  103 min. 
Plot: A movie spun out of equal parts folk tale, fable and real-life legend about the mysterious, 1930s Tennessee hermit who threw his own funeral party.
Cast: Bill Cobbs, Gerald McRaney, Lucas Black, Bill Murray, Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek. Directed by Aaron Schneider.
Categories:  Drama  Mystery/Suspense

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Get Out (2017)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  104 min. 
Plot: A family weekend in their secluded estate in the woods gives way to a nightmare.
Cast: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford. Directed by Jordan Peele.
Categories:  Drama  Family  Mystery/Suspense

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Get Shorty (1995)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  105 min. 
Plot: A Miami-based debt collector for the mob is sent to Los Angeles to collect on a gambling debt, where he gets a bad case of the movie-producing bug.
Cast: Gene Hackman, John Travolta, Rene Russo. Directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.
Categories:  Organized Crime  Entertainment  Comedy

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Getting Out (1995)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  92 min. 
Plot: Upon release from an eight year prison sentence, a woman is determined to regain her son from foster care but has difficulty acclimatizing herself to liberty.
Cast: Rebecca DeMornay, Robert Knepper, Mitchell-Leon, Richard Jenkins, Ellen Burstyn. Directed by John Korty.
Categories:  Drama  Domestic Relations  Family

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Ghost (1990)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  126 min. 
Plot: After being killed during a botched mugging, a man's love for his partner enables him to remain on earth as a ghost and protect her from his murderer.
Cast: Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg. Directed by Jerry Zucker.
Categories:  Mystery/Suspense  Romance  Drama

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Ghost Rider (2007)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: A stunt motorcyclist gives up his soul to become the devil's bounty hunter and ends up fighting against power hungry Blackheart, the devil's son.
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Peter Fonda, Eva Mendes, Wes Bentley. Directed by Mark Steven Johnson.
Categories:  Action  SciFi/Fantasy

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Ghost Writer, The (2010)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  128 min. 
Plot: A memoir ghost writer uncovers secrets that put his life in jeopardy.
Cast: Ewan McGregor, Jon Bernthal, James Belushi, Timothy Hutton. Directed by Roman Polanski.
Categories:  Drama  Government  International

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Ghostbusters (1984)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  105 min. 
Plot: Three unemployed scientists are called upon to rid New York City of supernatural activity.
Cast: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis, Annie Potts, William Atherton, Ernie Hudson. Directed by Ivan Reitman.
Categories:  Comedy  Environmental  Damages

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Ghostbusters (2016)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  117 min. 
Plot: Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts band together to stop the otherworldly threat.
Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Kriten Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Charles Dance, Michael Kenneth Williams, Chris Helmsworth. Directed by Paul Feig.
Categories:  Comedy  Environmental

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Ghostbusters II (1989)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  108 min. 
Plot: The heroes of the hereafter once again answer the call when an underground river of ghoulish goo threatens to rot the Big Apple to the core.
Cast: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis, Ernie Hudson, Annie Potts. Directed by Ivan Reitman.
Categories:  Criminal Law  Comedy  Art

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Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  78 min. 
Plot: An examination of the prisoner abuse scandal involving U.S. soldiers and detainees at Iraq's Abu Ghraib prison.
Cast: Participants portray themselves.. Directed by Rory Kennedy.
Categories:  Documentary  Human Rights  War

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Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  131 min. 
Plot: The widow of a murdered civil rights leader and a district attorney struggle to finally bring the culprit to justice.
Cast: Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Medgar Evers, Whoopi Goldberg, Craig T. Nelson. Directed by Rob Reiner.
Categories:  Biography  Discrimination  Criminal Law

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Giant (1956)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 201 min. 
Plot: Three generations of land-rich Texans clash in a drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons.
Cast: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Sal Mineo, Dennis Hopper. Directed by George Stevens.
Categories:  Western  Business  Family

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Gideon's Trumpet (1980)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: True story of Clarence Gideon's fight to be appointed counsel at the expense of the state. This landmark case led to the Supreme Court's decision which extended this right to all criminal defendants.
Cast: Henry Fonda, Jose Ferrer, John Houseman, Fay Wray, Sam Jaffe, Dean Jagger, Nicholas Pryor, William Prince. Directed by Robert E. Collins.
Categories:  Biography  Constitutional  Television

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Gift, The (2015)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  108 min. 
Plot: A young married couple's lives are thrown into a harrowing tailspin when an acquaintance from the husband's past brings mysterious gifts and a horrifying secret to light.
Cast: Jason Bateman, Rebecca Hall, Joel Edgerton. Directed by Joel Edgerton.
Categories:  Mystery/Suspense  Mental Health  Marital Relations

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Gilda (1946)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  110 min. B&W
Plot: Machinations unravel as a gambling cheat working for an unsettling casino owner finds his alluring ex-lover married to the owner.
Cast: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, George MacReady, Joseph Calleia. Directed by Charles Vidor.
Categories:  Drama  Domestic Relations  Organized Crime

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Gimme Shelter (1970)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  91 min. 
Plot: A harrowing documentary of the Stones' 1969 tour, with much of the focus on the tragic concert at Altamont.
Cast: Participants portray themselves.. Directed by Various directors.
Categories:  Documentary  Musical  Safety

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Gingerbread Man, The (1998)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  114 min. 
Plot: A bright young lawyer becomes obsessed with a client who is being stalked by her deranged father, plunging him into a world of deadly deceit.
Cast: Kenneth Branagh, embeth Davidtz, Robert Downey Jr., Daryl Hannah, Tom Berenger, Robert Duvall. Directed by Robert Altman.
Categories:  Drama  Mental Health

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Girl Fight (2000)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  111 min. 
Plot: A teenager on the verge of being kicked out of school begins training as a boxer and discovers her true talent.
Cast: Michelle Rodriguez, Jaime Tirelli, Paul Calderon, Santiago Douglas. Directed by Patrick Cady.
Categories:  Women  Drama  Sports

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Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, A (2014)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: The first Iranian Vampire Western ever made. In Persian with English subtitles.
Cast: Sheila Vand, Marshall Manesh, Mozhan Marnò, Arash Marandi. Directed by Ana Lily Amirpour .
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Horror

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Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest, The (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  147 min. 
Plot: Final installment of Stieg Larsson's 'Millennium' trilogy. Once upon a time, Lisbeth Salander was a victim, now she is fighting back. Swedish or dubbed English dialogue; optional English subtitles.
Cast: Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Lena Endre, Annika Hallin, Anders Ahlbom. Directed by Daniel Alfredson.
Categories:  Drama  Law Enforcement  Evidence

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Girl Who Played With Fire, The (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  129 min. 
Plot: As computer hacker Lisbeth and journalist Mikael investigate a sex-trafficking ring, Lisbeth is accused of three murders, causing her to go on the run while Mikael works to clear her name. Swedish or dubbed English dialogue; optional English subtitles.
Cast: Noomi Rapace, Michael Nyqvist, Annika Hallin, Lena Endre, Peter Andersson, Jacob Ericksson. Directed by Daniel Alfredson.
Categories:  Mystery/Suspense  Foreign  Human Rights

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Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  152 min. 
Plot: A man convinced his niece was murdered believes the killer is a member of his own family. In Swedish and English, with English subtitles.
Cast: Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Lena Endre, Peter Haber, Sven-Bertil Taube, Peter Andersson, Ingvar Hirdwall, Marika Lagercrantz. Directed by Niels Arden Oplev.
Categories:  Foreign  Media  Criminal Law

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Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,The (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD (3 disc set) 158 min. 
Plot: A journalist is aided in his search for a woman who has been missing for forty years by a young computer hacker.
Cast: Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Christopher Plummer, Stellan Skarsgard, Steven Berkoff. Directed by David Fincher.
Categories:  Drama  Media  Computer

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Girlhood (2003)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  82 min. 
Plot: Chronicles two female inmates - victims of horrific violence and tragedy - who are serving time in a Maryland juvenile detention center.
Cast: Mia Guzman, Rachel Lloyd. Directed by Liz Garhus.
Categories:  Documentary  Juvenile  Justice

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Glass Key, The (1942)
Rated:  G  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  85 min. B&W
Plot: During the campaign for reelection, a politician decides to clean up his past, refusing the support of a gangster and associating to a respectable political conformist.
Cast: Brian Donlevy, Veronica Lake, Alan Ladd, William Bendix. Directed by Stuart Heisler.
Categories:  Drama  Politics  Mystery/Suspense

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Gleason (2016)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: When a man is diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) he begins a video diary for his unborn son, as well as working to raise money for other patients.
Cast: Participants portray themselves. Directed by Clay Tweed.
Categories:  Documentary  Health  Family

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Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 100 min. 
Plot: Employees of a New York real estate office are given a strong incentive to succeed in a sales contest; they must either sell or get out.
Cast: Jack Lemmon, Al Pacino, Ed Harris, Alan Arkin, Kevin Spacey, Alec Baldwin. Directed by James Foley.
Categories:  Employment  Ethics  Drama

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Gloria (2013)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  109 min. 
Plot: A divorced woman with grown children spends her nights at social dance clubs for singles. In Spanish, with English subtitles.
Cast: Paulina García, Sergio Hernández, Diego Fontecilla, Fabiola Zamora, Luz Jiménez, Alejandro Goic, Liliana García . Directed by Sebastián Lelio.
Categories:  Foreign  Women  Domestic Relations

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Glory Road (2006)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  118 min. 
Plot: In 1966, Texas Western coach Don Haskins led the first all-black starting line-up for a college basketball team to the NCAA national championship.
Cast: Josh Lucas, Derek Luke, Jon Voight. Directed by James Gartner.
Categories:  Sports  Education  Racism

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Go West/The Big Store (1940)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  163 min. B&W
Plot: Embezzler S. Quentin Quale is heading west to find his fortune; he meets crafty but simple brothers who steal all his money/The Phelps Department Store's current manager tries to cover up irregularities in the books when the owners try to sell the store.
Cast: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, John Carroll, Diana Lewis, Tony Martin. Directed by Edward Buzzell and Charles Riesner.
Categories:  Comedy

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God Bless America (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  105 min. 
Plot: On a mission to rid society of its most repellent citizens, terminally ill Frank makes an unlikely accomplice in 16-year-old Roxy.
Cast: Joel Murray, Tara Lynne Barr, Mackenzie Brooke Smith. Directed by Bobcat Goldthwait.
Categories:  Comedy  Entertainment  Mental Health

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Godfather Collection, The (2001)
Rated:  R  Stars: *****
Format:  DVD (5 disc set) 4 hours, 5 min. 
Plot: The rise and fall of an organized crime family, from its roots in pre-war Italy, attempted expansion into Las Vegas, and eventual attempts to legitimize their business.
Cast: Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, James Caan, Robert Duvall, Talia Shire, Diane Keaton, Andy Garcia. Directed by Francis Ford Coppola.
Categories:  Drama  Organized Crime

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Godsend (2004)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: **1/2
Format:  DVD  102 min. 
Plot: Devastated by the death of their eight-year-old, two parents accept an offer from a fertility expert to resurrect their boy through a secret and illegal cloning procedure.
Cast: Greg Kinnear, Rebecca Romjin-Stamos, Robert De Niro, Cameron Bright. Directed by Mark Bomback.
Categories:  Medical  Ethics  Horror

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Godzilla (1956)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 96 min. B&W
Plot: Includes the remastered version of Gojira and the re-edited "Americanized" version, Godzilla, King of the Monsters.
Cast: Raymond Burr, Takarada Akira, Takashi Shimura, Kawauchi Momoko. Directed by Shiro Honda.
Categories:  Drama  SciFi/Fantasy

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Godzilla (2014)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  123 min. 
Plot: The world's most famous monster is pitted against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity's scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence.
Cast: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen, Juliette Binoche. Directed by Gareth Edwards.
Categories:  Action  SciFi/Fantasy  National Security

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Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  119 min. 
Plot: An in-depth look at the inner-workings of the Church of Scientology.
Cast: Participants portray themselves. Directed by Alex Gibney.
Categories:  Documentary  Religion  Television

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Goldfinger (1964)
Rated:  G  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve.
Cast: Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, Gert Frobe. Directed by Guy Hamilton.
Categories:  Action  Drama  Romance

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Gomorrah (2008)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 137 min. 
Plot: An inside look at Italy's modern-day crime families. In Italian with English subtitles.
Cast: Toni Servillo, Gianfelice Imparato, Maria Nazionale, Salvatore cantalupo. Directed by Matteo Garrone.
Categories:  International  Organized Crime

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Gone Baby Gone (2007)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  114 min. 
Plot: When a 4-year-old girl goes missing in a tough neighborhood of Boston, two private investigators are brought in against their best judgment to solve the case.
Cast: Casey Affleck, Morgan Freeman, Michelle Monaghan, Ed Harris. Directed by Ben Affleck.
Categories:  Drama  Children  Law Enforcement

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Gone Girl (2014)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  149 min. 
Plot: When his wife's disappearance becoming the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Cast: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry. Directed by David Fincher.
Categories:  Drama  Mystery/Suspense  Domestic Relations

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Gone With the Wind (1939)
Rated:  G  Stars: *****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 3 hours, 88 min. 
Plot: A manipulative woman and a roguish man carry on a turbulent love affair in the American South during the Civil War.
Cast: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie McDaniel, Butterfly McQueen. Directed by Victor Fleming.
Categories:  History  Romance  War

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Good Bye Lenin! (2003)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  121 min. 
Plot: A young man tries to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma by keeping her in the dark about the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of East Germany as she knew it. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Daniel Brühl, Katrin Sass, Chulpan Khamatova, Maria Simon, Florian Lukas. Directed by Wolfgang Becker.
Categories:  Foreign  Government  Family

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Good Fortune (2016)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD  86 min. 
Plot: The rags to riches tale of conscious capitalism pioneer John Paul DeJoria.
Cast: Dan Akroyd, Robert Cromeans, Eloise DeJoria. Directed by Joshua Tickell & Rebecca Harrell Tickell.
Categories:  Biography  Documentary  Economics

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Good German, The (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  108 min. B&W
Plot: In post-war Berlin to cover the Potsdam Conference, an American military journalist is drawn into a murder investigation which involves his former mistress and his driver.
Cast: Jack Thompson, John Roeder, George Clooney, Tobey Maguire, Cate Blanchett. Directed by Steven Soderbergh.
Categories:  International  Criminal Law  Military

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Good Night, and Good Luck (2005)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD   min. 
Plot: Broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow looks to bring down Senator Joseph McCarthy.
Cast: David Strathairn, Patricia Clarkson, George Clooney, Jeff Daniels, Robert Downey Jr., Frank Langella. Directed by George Clooney.
Categories:  History  Politics  Drama

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Good Shepherd, The (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  168 min. 
Plot: The tumultuous early history of the Central Intelligence Agency is viewed through the prism of one man's life.
Cast: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Alec Baldwin, Tammy Blanchard, Billy Crudup, Robert De Niro. Directed by Robert De Niro.
Categories:  Politics  National Security  Drama

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Good Thief, The (2002)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  109 min. 
Plot: An aging gambler on a losing streak attempts to rob a casino in the South of France. Someone, however, has tipped off the cops before he even makes a move.
Cast: Nutsa Kukhianidze, Ouassini Embarek, Marc Lavoine, Nick Nolte. Directed by Neil Jordan.
Categories:  Art  Mystery/Suspense  Fraud

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Good Will Hunting (1997)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  126 min. 
Plot: A janitor at MIT has a gift for mathematics which is discovered by a psychologist who then tries to help him with his gift and the rest of his life.
Cast: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Stellan Skarsgard, Minnie Driver. Directed by Gus Van Sant.
Categories:  Drama  Education

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Good, The Bad and The Ugly, The (1966)
Rated:  G  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD  161 min. 
Plot: A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery.
Cast: Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, Lee Van Cleef, Aldo Giuffre. Directed by Sergio Leone.
Categories:  Drama  Western  History

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Goodbye First Love (2011)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: A chronicle of the romance between two adolescence which picks up after an 8-year absence. In French with English sub-titles.
Cast: Lola Créton, Sebastian Urzendowsky, Magne-Håvard Brekke. Directed by Mia Hansen-Love.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Children

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Goodbye Mr. Chips (1969)
Rated:  G  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  155 min. 
Plot: A shy, withdrawn English schoolteacher falls for a flashy showgirl.
Cast: Peter O'Toole, Petula Clark, Sir Michael Redgrave. Directed by Herbert Ross.
Categories:  Education  Entertainment  Domestic Relations

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Goodfellas (1990)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 145 min. 
Plot: The blue-collar side of New York's Italian mafia is explored as a young man makes his way from a petty criminal, to a big-time thief, to a middle-aged cocaine addict and dealer.
Cast: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino. Directed by Martin Scorsese.
Categories:  Organized Crime  Biography  Drama

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Goon (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  92 min. 
Plot: An outcast bouncer overcomes long odds to lead a team of under performing misfits to semi-pro hockey glory.
Cast: Seann William Scott, Jay Baruchel, Alison Pill. Directed by Michael Dowse.
Categories:  Comedy  Sports  Family

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Goonies, The (1985)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  114 min. 
Plot: When a corrupt corporate developer buys out their neighborhood and plans to flatten all their homes, a gang of kids stumbles onto a treasure map and searches out the treasure in the hopes of buying back their houses.
Cast: Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Corey Feldman, Joe Pantoliano. Directed by Richard Donner.
Categories:  Comedy  Property  Government

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Gosford Park (2001)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  138 min. 
Plot: The lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England in 1932.
Cast: Eileen Atkins, Alan Bates, Stephen Fry, Derek Jacobi, Kelly MacDonald, Helen Mirren, Clive Owen, Ryan Phillippe, Maggie Smith. Directed by Robert Altman.
Categories:  Mystery/Suspense  Estates  Family

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Governess, The (1998)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  115 min. 
Plot: When the father of privileged Rosina da Silva violently dies, she passes herself off as a gentile and finds employment in faraway Scotland.
Cast: Minnie Driver, Tom Wilkinson, Harriet Walter, Florence Hoath, Bruce Myers, Jonathan Rhys Meyers. Directed by Sandra Goldbacher.
Categories:  Drama  Domestic Relations  Family

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Goya's Ghosts (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  114 min. 
Plot: Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse.
Cast: Javier Bardem, Natalie Portman, Stellan Skarsgard, Randy Quaid, Jose Luis Gomez, Michael Lonsdale. Directed by Milos Forman.
Categories:  Religion  Drama  History

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Grace is Gone (2007)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  84 min. 
Plot: Unable to tell his daughters the news that his wife was killed in Iraq, a father takes them on a road trip.
Cast: John Cusack, Alessandro Nivola. Directed by James C. Strouse.
Categories:  Family  Mental Health  Drama

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Graduate, The (1967)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  106 min. 
Plot: A young man just out of college doesn't know what to do with his life. But being involved with a young woman AND her mother probably wasn't it.
Cast: Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Ross. Directed by Mike Nichols.
Categories:  Drama  Romance  Comedy

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Gran Torino (2008)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  116 min. 
Plot: A disgruntled Korean War vet sets out to reform his Young Hmong neighbor.
Cast: Clint Eastwood, Christopher Carley, Bee Vang, Ahney Her, Brian Haley, Geraldine Hughes, Dreama Walker, Brian Howe. Directed by Clint Eastwood.
Categories:  Children  Property  Drama

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Grand Budapest Hotel, The (2014)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  100 min. 
Plot: The adventures of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel.
Cast: Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe. Directed by Wes Anderson.
Categories:  Comedy  Art

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Grand Canyon (1991)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  137 min. 
Plot: After a tow-truck driver saves a lawyer's life, a deep friendship develops that impacts the lives of their families and friends.
Cast: Danny Glover, Kevin Kline, Steve Martin, Mary McDonnell, Mary-Louise Parker, Alfre Woodard. Directed by Lawrence Kasdan.
Categories:  Criminal Law  Drama

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Grapes of Wrath, The (1940)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD  128 min. 
Plot: Dispossessed farmers migrate to California to escape the dustbowl of Oklahoma during the Great Depression.
Cast: Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine, Charley Grapewin. Directed by John Ford.
Categories:  Poverty  Discrimination  Drama

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Grave of the Fireflies (1988)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  88 min. 
Plot: Two children's struggle to survive in the aftermath of the World War II bombings of Japan. English and Japanese with English subtitles.
Cast: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Yoshiko Shinohara, Akemi Yamaguchi, J. Robert Spencer, Rhoda Chrosite, Veronica Taylor, Amy Jones. Directed by Isao Takahata.
Categories:  Animation  Children  War

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Gravity (2013)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  91 min. 
Plot: A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space.
Cast: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney. Directed by Alfonso Cauron.
Categories:  Drama  SciFi/Fantasy

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Grease (1978)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: A wholesome good girl and greaser renegade fall in love over the summer, and are surprised to find out that they are attending the same high school.
Cast: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing. Directed by Randal Kleiser.
Categories:  Musical  Education

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Great American Songbook, The (2002)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  174 min. 
Plot: A lively anthology of the people and events that put the music in our lives.
Cast: Judy Garland, Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Herbert Stothart, Bronislau Kaper. Directed by Andrew J. Kuehn.
Categories:  Musical  History  Entertainment

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Great Beauty, The (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 142 min. 
Plot: Takes a look past the nightclubs and parties of Rome to find a timeless landscape of absurd and exquisite beauty. In Italian with English subtitles.
Cast: Carlo Verdone, Toni Servillo, Sabrina Ferilli, Carlo Buccirosso. Directed by Paolo Sorrentino.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Media

Law movies
Great Buck Howard, The (2008)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  90 min. 
Plot: A law school dropout answers an advertisement to be a personal assistant and unknowingly signs on to work for a belligerent has-been magician struggling to resurrect his career.
Cast: John Mlkovich, Colin Hanks, Emily Blunt, Ricky Jay, Steve Zahn, Tom Hanks. Directed by Sean McGinly.
Categories:  Comedy  Employment

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Great Debaters, The (2007)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 124 min. 
Plot: In 1935, a professor at Wiley College Texas inspires students to form the school's first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the national championship.
Cast: Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker, Nate Parker, Jurnee Smollett. Directed by Denzel Washington.
Categories:  Biography  Discrimination  Drama

Law movies
Great Dictator, The (1940)
Rated:  NR  Stars: *****
Format:  DVD  125 min. B&W
Plot: A satire on Nazi Germany where a dictator has a poor Jewish barber double.
Cast: Charles Chaplin, Jack Oakie, Reginald Gardiner, Henry Daniell, Billy Gilbert. Directed by Charles Chaplin.
Categories:  Comedy  Religion  War

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Great Escape, The (1963)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 172 min. 
Plot: Allied POWs plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.
Cast: Steve McQueen, James garner, Richard Attenborough. Directed by John Sturges.
Categories:  War  International  Military

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Great Expectations (1946)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  118 min. B&W
Plot: A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.
Cast: John Mills, Tony Wager, Valerie Hobson, Jean Simmons, Martita Hunt, Finlay Currie. Directed by David Lean.
Categories:  Drama  Children  Estates

Law movies
Great Expectations (1998)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  112 min. 
Plot: A modern version of Charles Dicken's timeless tale.
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Hank Azaria, Chris Cooper. Directed by Alfonso Cuarón.
Categories:  Drama  Romance

Law movies
Great Gatsby, The (1949)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  91 min. B&W
Plot: A Jazz Age bootlegger learns the hard way about the wages of sin.
Cast: Alan Ladd, Betty Field, Macdonald Carey, Ruth Hussey, Barry Sullivan. Directed by Elliott Nugent.
Categories:  Drama  Romance

Law movies
Great Gatsby, The (1974)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  164 min. 
Plot: A Midwesterner becomes fascinated with his nouveau riche neighbor, who obsesses over his lost love.
Cast: Robert Redford, Mia Farrow, Karen Black, Bruce Dern, Sam Waterston. Directed by Jack Clayton.
Categories:  Drama  History  Romance

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Great Gatsby, The (2013)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 143 min. 
Plot: A war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor.
Cast: Leonardo Dicaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan, Joel Edgerton, Isla Fisher, Jason Clarke. Directed by Baz Luhrmann.
Categories:  Drama  Domestic Relations

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Great Santini, The (1979)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  115 min. 
Plot: A son struggles to win the approval of his demanding alpha male father.
Cast: Blythe Danner, Robert Duvall, Michael O'Keefe, Stan Shaw, Lisa Jane Persky. Directed by Lewis John Carlino.
Categories:  Drama  Family  Military

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Great White Hope, The (1970)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: By becoming the first black heavyweight champion of the world, Jack Johnson must deal with the racism and hatred of white America.
Cast: James Earl Jones, Jane Alexander, Lou Gilbert, Hal Holbrook. Directed by Martin Ritt.
Categories:  Racism  Discrimination  Drama

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Greatest Movie Ever Sold, The (2011)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  90 min. 
Plot: A documentary about branding, advertising and product placement that is financed and made possible by brands, advertising and product placement.
Cast: Peter Berg, Noam Chomsky, Ralph Nader, Morgan Spurlock. Directed by Morga Spurlock.
Categories:  Documentary  Comedy  Media

Law movies
Green Mile, The (1999)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  188 min. 
Plot: The story about the lives of guards on death row leading up to the execution of a wrongly accused man who has the power of faith healing.
Cast: Tom Hanks, David Morse, Bonnie Hunt, Michael Clarke Duncan, James Cromwell, Michael Jeter, Graham Greene, Doug Hutchinson, Sam Rockwell. Directed by Frank Darabont.
Categories:  Drama  Law Enforcement  Sentencing

Law movies
Green Room (2015)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  95 min. 
Plot: A punk rock band is forced to fight for survival after witnessing a murder at a neo-Nazi skinhead bar.
Cast: Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Alia Shawkat. Directed by Jeremy Saulnier.
Categories:  Drama  Musical  Discrimination

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Gremlins (1984)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  106 min. 
Plot: A boy breaks important rules concerning his new pet and unleashes a horde of mischievous monsters on a small town.
Cast: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton, Polly Holliday. Directed by Joe Dante.
Categories:  SciFi/Fantasy  Drama  Comedy

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Grey Zone, The (2001)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  108 min. 
Plot: A Nazi doctor, along with Jews who are forced to work in the crematoria of Auschwitz, find themselves in a moral grey zone.
Cast: David Arquette, Daniel, Benzali, Steve Buscemi, David Chandler, Allen Corduner, Harvey Keitel, Natashe Lyonne, Mira Sorvino. Directed by Tim Blake Nelson.
Categories:  International  Human Rights  Ethics

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Grey, The (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  117 min. 
Plot: A roughneck group of oil drillers is forced to find a way back to civilization after their plane crashes in remote Alaskan wilderness.
Cast: Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, James Badge Dale. Directed by Joe Carnahan.
Categories:  Drama  Safety

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Grifters, The (1990)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: A small-time con man has torn loyalties between his estranged mother and new girlfriend, both whom are con artists with their own angles to play.
Cast: John Cusack, Anjelica Houston, Annette Bening. Directed by Stephen Frears.
Categories:  Criminal Law  Drama

Law movies
Grizzly Man (2005)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  103 min. 
Plot: A devastating take on grizzly bear activists who were killed in 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska.
Cast: Timothy Treadwell, Jewel Palovak, Franc G. Fallico. Directed by Werner Herzog.
Categories:  Documentary  Animal  Biography

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Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  107 min. 
Plot: A professional assassin is sent on a mission to a small Detroit suburb where his ten-year high school reunion is taking place.
Cast: John Cusack, Minnie Driver, Alan Arkin, Dan Ackroyd, Joan Cusack. Directed by George Armitage.
Categories:  Comedy  Criminal Law  Mystery/Suspense

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Groundhog Day (1993)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: A weatherman in Pennsylvania finds himself trapped in a personal time warp.
Cast: Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Chris Elliott. Directed by Harold Ramis.
Categories:  Comedy  Romance  Ethics

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Guard, The (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  96 min. 
Plot: An unorthodox Irish policeman is teamed up with an uptight FBI agent to investigate an international drug-smuggling ring.
Cast: Brendan Gleeson, Don Cheadle, Liam Cunningham, Mark Strong. Directed by John Michael McDonagh.
Categories:  Comedy  Organized Crime  Criminal Law

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Guardian, The (2006)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  136 min. 
Plot: A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's "A" School, where a legendary rescue swimmer teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice.
Cast: Kevin Costner, Ashton Kutcher, Sela Ward, Melissa Sagemiller, Clancy Brown. Directed by Andrew Davis.
Categories:  Action  Drama

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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  121 min. 
Plot: A group of space criminals must work together to stop the fanatical villain Ronan the Accuser from destroying the galaxy.
Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper. Directed by James Gunn.
Categories:  Action  SciFi/Fantasy  National Security

Law movies
Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst (2004)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  89 min. 
Plot: In 1974 college student Patty Hearst was kidnapped by a terrorist group calling itself the Symbionese Liberation Army.
Cast: Participants portray themselves. Directed by Robert Stone.
Categories:  Documentary  History  Politics

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Guilty as Sin (1993)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  107 min. 
Plot: A female lawyer takes an accused wife-murderer as a client, but finds herself morally compelled to betray him one way or another.
Cast: Rebecca De Mornay, Don Johnson, Jack Warden. Directed by Sidney Lumet.
Categories:  Advocacy  Drama  Criminal Law

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Guilty By Suspicion (1991)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  105 min. 
Plot: Based on the McCarthy accusations of the 1950's, a director must either reveal the names of the colleagues who are "Reds" or keep silent and risk his career.
Cast: Robert De Niro, Annette Bening, George Wendt, Patricia Wettig, Sam Wanamaker. Directed by Irwin Winkler.
Categories:  Entertainment  Ethics  Drama

Law movies
Guilty Except for Insanity (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  51 min. 
Plot: A psychology professor returns to the Oregon State Hospital, the location of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, and recounts the stories of real patients who live in this famous hospital for the criminally insane.
Cast: Participants portray themselves. Directed by Jan Haaken.
Categories:  Documentary  Mental Health  Sentencing

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Guilty Generation, The (1931)
Rated:  G  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  82 min. B&W
Plot: A Romeo and Juliet love story between the son of a brutal Italian bootlegger and the daughter of his bitter ex-partner.
Cast: Leo Carrillo, Constance Cummings, Robert Young. Directed by Rowland V. Lee.
Categories:  Drama  Romance  Family

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Guilty, The (2000)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  112 min. 
Plot: A wayward teen is hired by a high-placed lawyer in a murder-for-hire scheme.
Cast: Bill Pullman, Devon Sawa, Gabrielle Anwar, Angela Featherstone, Joanne Whalley. Directed by Anthony Waller.
Categories:  Criminal Law  Mystery/Suspense  Ethics

Law movies
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  122 min. 
Plot: Brothers team up to rid Tombstone, Arizona of a murderous gang.
Cast: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming, Jo Van Fleet, John Ireland. Directed by John Sturges.
Categories:  Western  Law Enforcement

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Gunfighter (1998)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: **
Format:  DVD  95 min. 
Plot: A gunfighter seeks to avenge the innocent victims of a jealous outlaw.
Cast: Chris Lybert, Lou Schwiebert, Clu Gulager. Directed by Christopher Coppola.
Categories:  Western  Criminal Law

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Gung Ho (1986)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  112 min. 
Plot: When a Japanese car company buys an American plant, the American liason must mediate the clash of work attitudes between the foreign management and native labor.
Cast: Michael Keaton, Gedde Watanabe, George Wendt, Mimi Rogers. Directed by Ron Howard.
Categories:  Labor  International  Comedy

The Wolf Law Library welcomes your suggestions for additions to the Feature Film Collection! If there is a law-related movie you feel we might be missing, please submit your suggestion to the Circulation & Reserve Desk at lawcir@wm.edu.

You can view a list of all law library movies in the online catalog.