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The Decade You Were Born—The 80s: A Decade of Growth and Consumption

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 683904527561.  Daedalus Item Code: 48491
 
If you were born in the 1980s, your parents were the last wave of Baby Boomers. They, along with everybody else, were embracing the future with the personal computer. It was a decade of ... (Read More)
 
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Defiant Requiem
Bebe Neuwirth, narrator. Doug Shultz, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887019200.  Daedalus Item Code: 38833
 
This 2012 documentary tells the remarkable story of Rafael Schächter, a brilliant, young, passionate Czech choral conductor who was sent to the concentration camp of Theresienstadt (Terezín) in 1941. ... (Read More)
 
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Flying Scotsman Memorabilia Set

Studio: Go Entertainment.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed.
UPC: 848508000074.  Daedalus Item Code: 35888
 
Named for the London to Edinburgh express service that it pulled for four decades, Nigel Gresley's LNER Class A1 (later A3) locomotive Flying Scotsman was destined to become one of the world's ... (Read More)
 
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The French Chef: Julia Child's Dinner Party Favorites
Julia Child.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 841887018746.  Daedalus Item Code: 38701
 
In her passionate, capable, and approachable way, Julia Child changed the way Americans cook, eat, and think about food. This DVD contains six original black and white episodes of The French ... (Read More)
 
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Great Battles of World War II

Studio: Timeless Media Group.   Format: 2 DVDs. boxed.
UPC: 011301661135.  Daedalus Item Code: 35841
 
World War II put some 70 million people in uniform and killed perhaps as many as 30 million. It lasted only six years, but it produced the biggest armies, the most devastating weapons, the most ... (Read More)
 
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In Search of Santa Claus
Martin Papirowski, director.
Studio: Infinity Entertainment.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 617742212198.  Daedalus Item Code: 25763
 
You probably know him as Saint Nick, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, or Santa Claus. In Armenia this iconic symbol of holiday cheer is called Gaghant Baba; in China he's known as Dun Che Lao Ren; ... (Read More)
 
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Johnny Mercer—The Dream's on Me: Special Edition
Johnny Mercer, Jamie Cullum, Julie Andrews, Tony Bennett & others. Bill Charlap, narrator. Bruce Ricker, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: 2 cutout DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 883929100682.  Daedalus Item Code: 48389
 
Clint Eastwood produced this 2009 Emmy-nominated documentary about one of the foremost contributors to that pantheon of music now hailed as the Great American Songbook. Mercer's catalog includes ... (Read More)
 
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Kent Nagano Conducts Classical Masterpieces: Mozart, Schumann, Bruckner, Beethoven, Brahms & Strauss
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin. Kent Nagano, conductor.
Studio: Arthaus Musik.   Format: 7 DVDs. boxed Widescreen.
UPC: 807280142594.  Daedalus Item Code: 25787
 
Culled from live concerts, these videos were made during Kent Nagano's tenure (2000–2006) as chief conductor with Berlin's Germany Symphony Orchestra. Works include Mozart's Symphony No. 41, ... (Read More)
 
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The Kid Stays in the Picture
Robert Evans, Eddie Albert & others. Brett Morgen & Nanette Burstein, directors.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 085393783020.  Daedalus Item Code: 48574
 
Film producer Robert Evans rode one of the most remarkable winning streaks in Hollywood history (think The Godfather, Chinatown, Love Story, Rosemary's Baby, The Odd ... (Read More)
 
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Leaving Home: Orchestral Music in the 20th Century, Vol. 5—The American Way
Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor. Wayne Marshall, piano. City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Simon Rattle, conductor.
Studio: Arthaus Musik.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 807280204193.  Daedalus Item Code: 25794
 
The focus of this DVD is American composers who also drew from the music of the past and from other cultures. Jazz, military bands, country dances, German Expressionism, and minimalism all contribute ... (Read More)
 
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Life in the Freezer
David Attenborough, host.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 794051247629.  Daedalus Item Code: 35361
 
Antarctica is the wildest, coldest, most isolated continent on Earth. And yet this inhospitable landscape is home to a surprisingly rich variety of wildlife: penguins by the millions, whales by the ... (Read More)
 
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Man Ray: Prophet of the Avant-Garde
Stockard Channing, narrator. Mel Stuart, director.
Studio: Fox Lorber.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 720917304120.  Daedalus Item Code: 35818
 
Shown as part of the PBS American Masters series, this 1997 profile of Man Ray (who grew up in Brooklyn as Emmanuel Radnitzky) includes candid films shot by the artist, clips of rare ... (Read More)
 
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