October 2009 Latest DVDs

Be Well Now!

Dr. Nancy Snyderman separates myth from medical fact and provides anecdotes, personal life stories and clinical science to help the viewer live a healthy, vital and long life. Includes a question and answer session with a live audience.

 Breaking Bad

Walter White, a down-on-his-luck chemistry teacher who is also battling terminal lung cancer, struggles to make ends meet for his wife and physically challanged son. With only a few years to live and nothing to lose, Walter uses his training as a chemist to cook and sell crystal meth with one of his former students.

Bridge to Nowhere

Living in a rundown Pittsburgh neighborhood, four lifelong friends come up with a plan to get rich by running a prostitution ring. When their business takes off, they find things get way out of hand.

Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Connor Mead is the kind of guy who dumps three girlfriends –at the same time and by teleconference. So when he goes home to attend his brother’s wedding, he has a singular goal in mind –score with the only bridesmaid he has somehow managed to miss. But the ghost of his departed Uncle Wayne – who taught him to love ’em and then leave ’em – has another goal in mind: restore Connor’s lost faith in true love. This will be a tough assignment, one that will require many past girlfriends and the ghosts of his past, present and future.

Gigantic

Brian is a mattress salesman who gets swept up into a romance with Harriet when she falls asleep on one of the beds in his store. To win her over, he must compete with her father, an art-collecting loudmouth with a bad back and deep pockets.

I Love You, Man

After Peter gets engaged to the woman of his dreams, he realizes he has not one friend to serve as his best man. To rectify the situation, he goes on a series of man-dates before he meets Sydney Fife, with whom he instantly bonds. While Peter and Sydney become closer, his relationship with his fiancee begins to suffer, forcing him to choose between her or his new B.F.F.

Killshot

Armand ‘Blackbird’ Degas is a Mafia hit man who shoots to kill and never leaves witnesses, until now. When Carmen and Wayne Colson see him at the scene of a botched murder attempt, they become his next targets. After entering witness protection, they discover the law isn’t on their side and decide to take matters into their own hands.

The Last House on the Left

Emma, John, and Mari Collingwood head out on vacation to their summer lake house. Shortly after arriving, Mari borrows the family car and drives into town to spend time with her friend Paige. While Paige is working the cash register at a local store, she and Mari meet Justin, a teenager passing through the town. Justin invites them both back to his hotel room to smoke some weed. After kidnapping and ruthlessly assaulting the two girls, Justin’s father and his gang unknowingly find shelter from a storm at the home of Mari’s parents, two ordinary people who will go to increasingly gruesome extremes to get revenge.

Lymelife

Scott is 15 and growing up in suburban Long Island. While caught up in his first love, Scott watches the relationships of his parents and neighbors slowly crumble as they try to keep up with the changing times.

A Moveable Feast With America’s Favorite Chefs

Salutes traditions across the country by bringing six of America’s favorite chefs together to represent the diversity of food and culture that make the United States the world’s greatest melting pot. Features Chris Kimball (America’s Test Kitchens), Ruth Reichl (Gourmet’s Diary of a Foodie), Lidia Bastianich (Lidia’s Italy), José Andrés (Made in Spain), Rick Bayless (Mexico One Plate at a Time), and Ming Tsai (Simply Ming). Bonus: Q&A with the chefs, recipes, and behind-the-scenes.

The No. 1 Ladie’s Detective Agency

Follows Mma Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Mma Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help – from a woman who thinks the man who has turned up at her door is not her father, to another lady who has a boyfriend who may or may not be faithful to her.

 Rescue Me Season 1

Denis Leary co-created and stars in this series featuring a New York City firefighter who has more problems than one can imagine, but has a way of always being one step ahead of the game.

 Rescue Me Season 2

Recently divorced fireman Tommy Gavin is coping with the fear of his job and the unease he feels watching his ex-wife as she starts to date other men.

Rescue Me The Complete Third Season

The hard-nosed and hard-headed firefighter Tommy Gavin returns for another season of dealing with his fears and dealing with his ex-wife dating other men.

 Rescue Me The Complete Fourth Season

NYFD fire fighter Tommy Gavin and company face new challenges and old demons. As the season begins, Tommy is in the fight of his life, defending himself against arson and insurance fraud. He struggles to raise his new baby while facing paternity questions and fighting to keep his family together. Franco seems ready to settle into a steady relationship, but is shaken when he loses custody of his daughter. Alcoholism has taken a toll on Sean and Maggie’s marriage, while Lou’s newfound love threatens to put him in the hospital. And Chief Reilly fights back from a stroke only to find himself facing a decision that could change the fate of Truck Company 62 forever.

Sin Nombre

Sayra is a beautiful young Honduran woman who joins her father and uncle on an odyssey to cross the gauntlet of the Latin American countryside en route to the United States. Along the way she crosses paths with El Casper, a teenage Mexican gang member, who is maneuvering to outrun his violent past and elude his unforgiving former associates.

State of Play

When D.C. reporter Cal McCaffrey is assigned to investigate the murder of an assistant to an up-and-coming politician, he uncovers a conspiracy that threatens to bring down the nation’s power structures. In a town of spin-doctors and wealthy power brokers, he will discover one truth: when fortunes are at stake, no one’s integrity, love, or life is safe.

Sunshine Cleaning

Rose Lorkowski is a single mother attempting to support her son Oscar and her unreliable sister Norah. When Oscar is expelled from public school, Rose takes a job as a bio-hazard crime-scene cleaner to help pay for a private education. She brings Norah on to help in her steadily growing business. As the sisters work to clean up the messes left behind by the chaotic lives of others, they must learn to reconcile their own differences and overcome a troubled past if they hope to prosper in their newfound venture.

 Wallander

Three new crime dramas based on the best selling books by Henning Mankell – Sidetracked, Firewall, and One Step Behind follow Inspector Kurt Wallander, a disillusioned everyman, as he struggles against a rising tide of violence in southern Sweden.

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