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Rain man

by:Levinson, Barry

A callous young hustler living in California finds his father has died and left him only rose bushes and a '49 Buick convertible. Feeling cheated out of what he considers is his 3 million dollar inheritance, he is in for an even bigger surprise-the autistic brother he never knew he had!

Editions:281  Date:1984 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Road films, Feature films, Road films


What dreams may come

by:Ward, Vincent

Four years after Chris and Annie Nielsen lose their children in a traffic accident, Chris himself is killed and finds himself reunited with his children in a beautiful and astonishing afterlife, but Annie commits suicide in despair and is banished to a very different realm. Chris risks his own eternal happiness to find Annie and rescue her from her fate.

Editions:116  Date:1992 - 2019  Rating:Rated PG-13.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Fantasy films, Fantasy films, Feature films


My best friend's wedding

by:Hogan, P. J.

Friends from college make a pact to marry each other if they are not married by 28. When Michael gets engaged, Julianne will stop at nothing to stop the wedding.

Editions:115  Date:1985 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Comedy films, Comedy films, Feature films



by:Swank, Hilary

Kansas-born girl, Amelia Earhart discovers the thrill of aviation at age 23. Within 12 years she goes on to win the Distinguished Flying Cross for being the first woman to pilot a plane solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia and her husband/business partner George Putnam have an enduring marriage that could not be broken by her determination to fly, nor her passionate affair with Gene Vidal. At age 39, she sets out on an attempt to circumnavigate the globe, an adventure that catapults her into aviation myth.

Editions:88  Date:2002 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; for some sensuality, language, thematic elements and smoking.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Biographical films, Biographical films, Historical films


Waiting to exhale

by:Whitaker, Forest

The story of four African-American women who journey through a modern labyrinth of husbands and lovers, jobs and makeovers. Savannah Jackson moves from Denver to Phoenix, the home of her best friend, Bernadine, intent on becoming a successful TV producer and snagging Mr. Right. Bernadine learns that her husband is leaving her for his younger, white bookkeeper. Their highly successful, sexually adventurous friend, Robin Stokes, cannot stay away from attractive men who lie and cheat. Gloria Johnson does not seek solace in men but finds it in food, her trendy hair salon and her precocious but difficult son, Tarik. Tarik is growing up and Gloria is about to set out into the world again. In one year, they weather these challenges under an umbrella of friendship.

Editions:69  Date:1992 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Feature films, Comedy films, Film adaptations


Sleeping with the enemy

by:Price, Nancy, 1925-

In this suspenseful romantic thriller, Julia Roberts stars as Laura, a young woman who thinks she's found the man of her dreams in Martin (Patrick Bergin). Only after they are married does she discover the real Martin--compulsive, controlling and dangerously violent. After three years of living in fear and dread, Laura finally escapes, only to have Martin track her down.

Editions:79  Date:1990 - 2011  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Thrillers (Motion pictures), Thrillers (Motion pictures), Suspense films


Dangerous minds

by:Hollywood Pictures

When an ex-Marine becomes a high school teacher, she is assigned to a tough class of inner-city teenagers.

Editions:76  Date:1994 - 2008  Rating:Rated R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Film adaptations, Biographical films, Feature films


When a man loves a woman

by:Bolton, Michael, 1953-

Alice and Michael are a passionate couple whose once-stable marriage is rocked by her increasing dependence on alcohol. As they strive to overcome this challenge, they discover a renewed sense of love and commitment.

Editions:67  Date:1990 - 2012  Rating:Rated R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Romance films, Romance films, Melodrama


Snow flower and the secret fan

by:See, Lisa

Centuries ago, two 'sworn sisters' are isolated by their families, but stay connected through a secret language written in the folds of a white silk fan. Now, in modern-day Shanghai, their descendents must draw inspiration from the past as they struggle to maintain their own eternal bond in the face of life's complications. What unfolds are two stories, generations apart, but everlasting in their universal notion of love, hope and friendship.

Editions:30  Date:2008 - 2012  Rating:MPAA Rating: PG-13; for sexuality, violence/disturbing images and drug use.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Feature films, Film adaptations


How Stella got her groove back

by:Bassett, Angela

Stella and Delilah have been friends through good times and bad. Stella, however, has been so busy with building a life, she's forgotten how to live. Delilah has plans to change that--Container.

Editions:40  Date:1998 - 2010  Rating:MPAA rated R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Comedy films, Comedy films, Comedy films


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