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Comedy
The 40 Year-Old Virgin                                                                            
DVX 441

Forty-year-old Andy Stitzer has done quite a few things in his life, and has a nice apartment and good friends. There’s just something missing from Andy’s life. Stars Steve Carell. Rated R for sexual content, language and some drug use.
The Adams Family
DVX 30
Laugh along with Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Wednesday, and Thing in their silly funhouse, packed with plenty of tricks and treats.
Rated PG-13
Back to the Future
DVX 186
Starring Michael J. Fox, this highly-rated movie is about a character who begins with one view of his life and reality, and is allowed, through magical intervention, to discover another.
Rated PG
Beverly Hills Cop
DVX 31
Eddie Murphy portrays a street smart Detroit detective hot on the trail of a friend´s murderer in posh Beverly Hills.
Rated R
Big
DVX 187
Tom Hanks stars as a kid who´s tired of being picked on. He makes a wish to a game that grants his wish to be big.
Rated PG
 
Bruce Almighty
DVX 356
 
Jim Carrey stars as a TV news reporter who is given a chance by "God," played by Morgan Freeman, to run the world for one week!  With Jennifer Aniston.  Rated PG-13
Cocoon
DVX 32
An all-star cast of veteran actors, including Jessica Tandy and Hume Cronyn, portray a group of senior citizens who are given a second chance at being young and face crucial decisions about life and death.
Rated PG-13
Father of the Bride
DVX 33
Steve Martin stars in this hilarious and heart-warming remake as the befuddled father whose hysterical trials and tribulations leading up to his daughter´s wedding will leave you in stitches.
Rated PG
 
Father's Little Dividend
DVX 421
 
A young and radiant Elizabeth Taylor is expecting, to the anxious concern and delight of her father, Spencer Tracy, in this excellent sequel to Father of the Bride.  Directed by Vincente Minnelli.  No Rating.
 
The Flying Deuces
DVX 321
 
Good fun with Laurel and Hardy, who join the Foreign Legion and stumble from K.P. duty toward a firing squad, as they infuriate their way up the chain of command! Great Fun.
 
The Full Monty
DVX 201
Six unemployed men, inspired by a touring group of male strippers, decide they can make a small fortune by putting on a striptease show of their own...but with one small difference.
Rated R
Good Morning, Vietnam
DVX 205
Robin Williams shakes up 1965 Saigon in the Academy-award nominated role the critics agree he was born to play...irreverent, non-conformist deejay Adrian Cronauer.
Rated R
 
Green Grow the Rushes
DVX 422
 
When a storm strands a fishing boat that's loaded with smuggled cognac, the eccentric captain (Roger Livesey), a young smuggler (Richard Burton), and a reporter (Honor Blackman) enlist the local townsfolk in a hilarious scheme to imbibe teh evidence before it can be seized!  No Rating.
 
His Girl Friday
DVX 266
Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell shine in director Howard Hawks´ revamping of "The Front Page." Rapid-fire dialogue and memorable supporting characters make this tale of newsmen, newswomen and escaped convicts a comedy classic. With Ralph Bellamy.
Home Alone
DVX 34
Macauley Culkin stars as an eight-year-old who is accidentally left at home when his family leaves for a Christmas vacation. As his mother struggles to return home, he busies himself rigging booby-traps for two bumbling burglars.
Rated PG
 
Kid Dynamite
DVX 388
 
In 1940's New York, amateur boxer Mugs McGinnis is kidnapped by bookies out to make a bundle on a big bout.  His shy fellow gang member Danny stands in for him and, in a major upset, wins the fight.  Fearing a challenge to his leadership of the gang, Mugs bullies Danny, with unexpected results.  Vintage East Side Kids.
Liar, Liar
DVX 167
Jim Carrey stars as a slick, fast-talking attorney who habitually lies. When his son´s wish is granted, hilarious consequences unfold. Also starring Swoosie Kurtz.
Rated PG-13
 
Little Shop of Horrors
DVX 332
 
A clerk in a flower shop grows a new plant that thrives amazingly on blood.  This black comedy classic features Jack Nicholson in his second screen appearance.
Meet John Doe
DVX 270
Only filmmaker Frank Capra could carry off this tale of a an "average American" played by Gary Cooper, who is used by an unscrupulous politician through a nationwide "goodwill drive." Barbara Stanwyck is the reporter who falls in love with Cooper and must save him when the campaign is exposed.
 
 
Meet the Fockers                                                               
DVX  407
 
Follow up movie to “Meet the Parents.” Having given permission to Greg Focker to wed his daughter, ex-CIA man Jack Byrnes and his wife travel to Detroit to meet the Fockers, who are as different from them as can be. Stars Ben Stiller, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman, Barbra Streisand and Blythe Danner. Rated PG-13
 
Meet the Parents
DVX 291
 
Enjoy a hilariously disastrous weekend with Ben Stiller and Robert DiNero as a father and hopeful future son-in-law to be in this comedy blockbuster from Universal Pictures. Rated PG-13
 
Mrs. Doubtfire
DVX 241
 
Laugh out loud with this comedy crowd pleaser starring Robin Williams as a man-turned British housekeeper, and Sally Field as "her" employer (and his former wife)!  Rated PG-13

My Favorite Brunette
DVX 282
On death row awaiting execution for a murder he didn't commit, Bob Hope tells reporter Dorothy Lamour, who mistakenly believes he is a private detective. When Hope agrees to help her find her missing uncle, the pair find themselves neck-deep in trouble and laughs.
My Man Godfrey
DVX 272
William Powell is Godfrey, the "bum" who is brought home by society girl Carole Lombard to serve as her eccentric family´s butler, but winds up teaching them a thing or two about life.
The Nutty Professor
DVX 188
Eddie Murphy dons a fat-suit so that his affable character, Sherman Klump, can transform into the svelte but arrogant Buddy Love with the aid of Klump´s secret formula.
Rated PG-13
Parenthood
DVX 35
Steve Martin and Director Ron Howard team up with an all-star cast in this hilarious and touching comedy about family life.
Rated PG
Pygmalion                                                                                        
DVX 454
 
Leslie Howard stars as Henry Higgins, the snob who claims he can turn an ordinary girl into a real Lady! Wendy Hiller plays Eliza Doolittle, the flower girl he takes from the street and tries to pass off as a Duchess.

 
The Producers                                                                                
DVX 442
 
 A shady Broadway producer and his nerdy accountant concoct a scheme to overfinance a huge flop and pocket the excess budget, but the show unexpectedly becomes a smash! Stars Will Ferrell, Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick and Uma Thurman. Rated PG-13 for sexual humor.

 
Raising Helen
DVX 365
 
Touching tale of a professional who suddenly finds herself raising three children after the untimely death of her sister.  Stars Kate Hudson and John Corbett.  Rated PG-13.
Sister Act
DVX 36
This divine hit comedy overflowing with laughs stars Whoopi Goldberg as a sassy, low-rent lounge singer forced to hide out from the mob, disguised as a nun.
Rated PG
Sister Act II: Back in the Habit
DVX 37
Whoopi answers her calling once again and delivers her special brand of habit-forming fun when she goes undercover as Sister Mary Clarence at a troubled inner-city school.
Rated PG
 
The Terminal
DVX 364
 
Comedic tale of an Eastern European who arrives at New York's Kennedy Airport just as his homeland has fallen to a coup.  Stars Tom Hanks and Catherine Zeta-Jones.  Rated PG.
 
Topper
DVX 425
 
Stuck in limbo after being killed in a car crash, a pair of Manhattan socialites decide to earn their way into heaven by teaching their "milk toast" banker how to enjoy life!  Cary Grant and Constance Bennett star with Roland Young, who won an Oscar nomination in this classic comedy.  No Rating.
Three Men and a Baby
DVX 38
The arrival of a baby drastically changes the lives of bachelors Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg and Ted Danson.
Rated PG
Topper Returns
DVX 277
Roland Young plays detective in a haunted house, helping spectral Joan Blondell track down her own killer. Spook-filled comedy/mystery also stars Billie Burke.
Twins
DVX 200
Twins..who look nothing alike..are born and then separated. Years later they meet and set off on a hilarious cross-country adventure to find their mother. Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito.
Rated PG
White Men Can´t Jump
DVX 189
Woody Harrelson and Wesley Snipes star as an unlikely pair of basketball hustlers. Along the way they manage to hustle everyone in their path including each other.
Rated R