New DVD List: The Farthest, American Gods & More

Posted on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 by Dewey Decimal Diver

Here is a new DVD list highlighting various titles recently added to the library’s collection.

The Farthest dvd coverThe Farthest
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In 1977, NASA launched the Voyager missions as a way of exploring the solar system’s outermost planets, capturing images of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and their moons. This film documents Voyager’s journey, including first-hand accounts of the men and women who built the ships and guided their missions. Bonus film “Second genesis” explores the scientific quest to find life, or evidence of it, beyond Earth.

American Gods dvd coverAmerican Gods
Season 1
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Based on the Neil Gaiman book, this series follows Shadow Moon as he’s released from prison to the news his wife has died in a car accident. Bereft and desperate to return home for her funeral and the full story, Shadow finds himself sucked into the world of the enigmatic and all-knowing Mr. Wednesday.

Last Kingdom dvd coverLast Kingdom
Season 1Season 2
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Based on a series of books by Bernard Cornwell, this is the re-telling of King Alfred the Great’s desire to unite many separate kingdoms into what would become England. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the story of how a people reclaimed their land from the invading Vikings.

Other notable releases:

American Horror Story” – Season 6 – Website / Reviews
Better Things” – Season 1 – Website / Reviews
Betting on Zero” – Website / Reviews
Buena Vista Social Club: Adios” – Website / Reviews
Born in China” – Website / Reviews
Channel Zero” – Season 1 – Website / Reviews
David Lynch: The Art and Life” – Website / Reviews
Decline and the Fall” – Season 1 – Website / Reviews
The Durrells in Corfu” – Season 2 – Website / Reviews
House of Cards” – Season 5 – Website / Reviews
Humans” – Season 1 – Website / Reviews
The Leftovers” – Season 3 – Website / Reviews
Line of Duty” – Season 4 – Website / Reviews
Marcella” – Season 1 – Website / Reviews
Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World” – Website / Reviews
Vikings” – Season 4 – Website / Reviews

Author: Dewey Decimal Diver

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