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Hell Below
Ian Herring, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: 2 DVDs Widescreen.
UPC: 841887031288.  Daedalus Item Code: 79157
 
Some of the most dramatic battles of World War II occurred beneath the waves, as Allied and Axis submarines fought for control of the seas. Using expert commentary, archival footage, and tense, ... (Read More)
 
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John Lewis: Get in the Way
Kathleen Dowdey, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887033510.  Daedalus Item Code: 79156
 
A veteran of the Freedom Riders, the 1963 March on Washington, and the 1965 Bloody Sunday march in Selma, John Lewis has upheld the standards of the civil rights movement for more than 50 years. ... (Read More)
 
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Koko: The Gorilla Who Talks
Demetri Goritsas, narrator. Jonathan Taylor, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887028905.  Daedalus Item Code: 69611
 
In 1971, graduate student Penny Patterson began teaching sign language to a gorilla named Koko, who eventually understood more than 1,000 signs. What started out as an experiment evolved into an ... (Read More)
 
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Lambert and Stamp
Kit Lambert, Chris Stamp, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Terence Stamp & others. James D. Cooper, director.
Studio: Sony Pictures Classics.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396455238.  Daedalus Item Code: 78186
 
Looking for a subject for their underground film, Kit Lambert and Chris Stamp discovered the band that became known as the Who. As this 2014 documentary relates, the duo mentored and managed the ... (Read More)
 
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Music from the Big House
Rita Chiarelli. Bruce McDonald, director.
Studio: Matson Films.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 850604004023.  Daedalus Item Code: 78167
 
Canada's "Queen of the Blues" Rita Chiarelli makes an unlikely pilgrimage to the Louisiana State Maximum Security Penitentiary, better known as Angola Prison, in this 2010 film. Chiarelli's trip ... (Read More)
 
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Nature—Chimpanzees: An Unnatural History
Allison Argo, narrator.
Studio: Questar.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 033937037368.  Daedalus Item Code: 68302
 
In 1959, the U.S. Air Force captured dozens of baby chimpanzees in Africa, transporting them to Alamogordo, New Mexico. With their genetic resemblance to humans, the chimps became ideal test ... (Read More)
 
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Nature—Why We Love Cats and Dogs
Ellen Goosenberg Kent, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887028509.  Daedalus Item Code: 69612
 
Americans live with 73 million dogs and 90 million cats, often considering them to be best friends, family members, or even children; relationships with cats and dogs, in fact, are some of the ... (Read More)
 
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Nazi Hunters

Studio: Music Video Distributors.   Format: 2 DVDs.
UPC: 760137523093.  Daedalus Item Code: 78152
 
The 1945 defeat of Germany ended World War II in Europe, but it also marked the beginning of a worldwide quest to bring the top Nazis to justice. Using archival footage, dramatic re-enactments, and ... (Read More)
 
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Our World at War: Before Pearl Harbor: 1931–1941; After Pearl Harbor: 1941–1946; Murder Under the Sun: Japanese War Crimes
Don Horan, director.
Studio: Legend Films.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 844503002785.  Daedalus Item Code: 68440
 
Using rare archival footage and informed narration, this three-part documentary surveys history's most destructive conflict. Before Pearl Harbor delves into the Axis powers' prewar buildup and ... (Read More)
 
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Page One: Inside the New York Times
Andrew Rossi, director.
Studio: Magnolia.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 876964004251.  Daedalus Item Code: 78260
 
(Nominated for the Critics' Choice Best Documentary Award) In an era when online news has made newspapers an endangered species, the New York Times remains a standard bearer for the ... (Read More)
 
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Pearl Harbor: Into the Arizona
Carson Oblaender, director.
Studio: PBS.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 841887031325.  Daedalus Item Code: 69760
 
The USS Arizona has been resting on the ocean floor for 75 years, and now for the first time, scientists have been able to enter a ship that has become a sacred memorial to the sailors that ... (Read More)
 
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Planet Carnivore—Sharks and Lions
Alec Baldwin, narrator.
Studio: National Geographic.   Format: DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 727994752240.  Daedalus Item Code: 58371
 
Two of the most formidable and feared predators and undeniably the tops of their respective food chains—the great white shark and the lion—are the focus of this 2007 documentary, narrated by Alec ... (Read More)
 
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