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Binge Box. The Academy Award for Best Picture goes to...

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Binge box.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main DVD BINGE OSCAR (Text) All discs - DVD 840191002911306 New Items - Main Level In process -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 6 videodiscs (approx. 12 hrs., 22 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : [Binge Box], [2019]

Content descriptions

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Title from container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Argo (2012 ; 120 min) -- Birdman (2014 ; 119 min) -- Green book (2018 ; 130 min) -- The shape of the water (2017 ; 130 min) -- Slumdog millionaire (2008 ; 121 min) -- Spotlight (2015 ; 129 min).
Summary, etc.:
Argo: On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal. There's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped and a midlevel agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them.
Birdman: In this darkly comic story, an actor famous for portaying an iconic superhero struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself.
Green Book: When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley, a world-class black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on a book to guide them to the few establishments that are safe for African Americans.
The Shape of Water: In this otherworldly fairy-tale set against the backdrop of Cold-War-era America, lonely Elisa's life is changed forever when she discovers a classified experiment in the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works.
Slumdog Millionaire: Jamal Malik is an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" When the show breaks for the night, police arrest him on suspicion of cheating. Desperate to prove his innocence, Jamal tells the story of his life in the slum where he and his brother grew up. He describes their adventures together on the road, of vicious encounters with local gangs, and of Latika, the girl he loved and lost. Every chapter of his story reveals the key to the answer to one of the game show's questions. Jamal's increasingly layered story reveals where he learned the answers to the show's seemingly impossible questions. When the new day dawns and Jamal returns to answer the final question, the Inspector and sixty million viewers watch to find out if he can answer the question of how anyone comes to know the things they know about life and love.
Spotlight: The riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world's oldest and most trusted institutions. When the newspaper's tenacious Spotlight teams of reporters delve into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, legal, and government establishment.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG13, R.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, 1080p High Definition; requires DVD player.
Language Note:
English dialog.
Genre: Feature films.
Drama
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Biographical films

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