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Ghostbusters

by:Reitman, Ivan

When three college professors lose their jobs, they decide to go into the freelance "paranormal investigation and elimination" business. When their first client discovers her refrigerator has become a portal into the spiritual dimension, our heroes come face to face with an ancient evil force with plans to raise hell in Manhattan. When ghosts go on a rampage, only these men can save the world. Soon every spook in the city is loose and our heroes face the supreme challenge. Who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS!

Editions:148  Date:1981 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: PG ; Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.  Genre(s):Comedy films, Feature films, Comedy films, Science fiction films, Fantasy films

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Men in black

by:Sonnenfeld, Barry

New York City is being threatened by a villainous bug who has inhabited the body of a farmer. The mission is to locate and exterminate the bug before it destroys the planet.

Editions:151  Date:1987 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13.  Genre(s):Science fiction films, Science fiction films, Feature films, Drama, Comedy films

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The Devil Wears Prada

by:Frankel, David, 1960-

Miranda, editor of "Runway" magazine, is a terror to everyone around her. Her first assistant strives to please her, but can't quite pull it off. Enter Andy, a young woman who knows nothing of the fashion industry and has never read the magazine. Nonetheless, Miranda, hires her as second assistant. When Miranda demands that she obtain the next unpublished Harry Potter manuscript, it forces Andy to dig it up in order to please her boss. With the help of one of the magazine's fashion editors, she gets a complete makeover and new security, and as she is whisked away to Paris with Miranda, Andy faces all of the glamor that could be hers and is forced to make the decision of where she wants to be in her life.

Editions:107  Date:2005 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sensuality.  Genre(s):Drama, Comedy films, Feature films, Comedy films, Feature films

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American graffiti

by:Lucas, George, 1944-

Four teenagers come of age in 1962 on the last summer night before they go off to college, jobs, or the army.

Editions:190  Date:1973 - 2016  Rating:Rated PG.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Comedy films, Coming-of-age films, Feature films

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Matilda

by:DeVito, Danny

Matilda is a super-smart little girl who is woefully ignored and ridiculed by her self-centered parents. They send her to a school with a mean, bullying principal, where she learns she has special powers that can help her, her friends, and her kind and gentle teacher.

Editions:145  Date:1995 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: Rated PG for elements of exaggerated meanness and ridicule and for some mild language.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Comedy films, Comedy films, Film adaptations

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off

by:Broderick, Matthew, 1962-

A high school student is determined to get a day off with his friends by outwitting his principal.

Editions:113  Date:1986 - 2014  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13 ; Canadian Home Video rating: PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Comedy films, Feature films, Comedy films, Feature films

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Pirates of the Caribbean. At world's end

by:Verbinski, Gore

After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, who is trapped in Davy Jones' Locker, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. All pirates will stand together and make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company.

Editions:82  Date:2005 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of action/adventure violence and some frightening images.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Comedy films, Fantasy films

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The sting

by:Hill, George Roy, 1921-2002

Two con men set out to avenge the death of a mutual friend in 1930s Chicago. They swindle a powerful crime lord, pitting brain against brawn and pistol.

Editions:146  Date:1973 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; bonus features not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Gangster films, Feature films, Comedy films, Comedy films

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Inside Out

by:Docter, Pete

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions ; Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust, and Sadness. The emotions live in Headquarters, the control center inside Riley's mind, where they help advise her through everyday life.

Editions:106  Date:2005 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; for mild thematic elements and some action.  Genre(s):Feature films, Animated films, Animated films, Comedy films, Children's films

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When Harry met Sally

by:Crystal, Billy

Will sex ruin a perfect relationship between a man and a woman? That's what Harry and Sally debate during their first meeting and for the next eleven years.

Editions:129  Date:1989 - 2019  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Comedy films, Romantic comedy films, Romantic comedy films, Drama

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