Fiction

The below items have "Fiction" as a subject.

Titlesort descending Format Publication Year Call Number Abstract
49 UP DVD 2006 FICTION.49

In 1964, researcher Micael Apted interviewed 14 kids from diverse backgrounds from all over England.

About Schmidt DVD 2002 FICTION.AB

Schmidt tries to stop his daughter from marrying a man he doesn't approve of, but in the process he realizes he

Antonia's Line DVD 1995 FICTION.AN

At the end of WWII, Antonia returns home to small village in the Dutch countryside to raise her daughter.

Assisted Living DVD 2005 FICTION.AS

The story of a young, male nursing home janitor with a lack of direction in life who becomes emotionally attached to

Avalon DVD 1991 FICTION AV

Follows immigrant Sam Kritchinsky and his extended family as they seek the American dream in a town called Avalon.

Avalon Videocassette 1991 FICTION.AV

Follows immigrant Sam Kritchinsky and his extended family as they seek the American dream in a town called Avalon.

Away from Her DVD 2006 FICTION.AW

Married for almost 50 years, Grant's (Gordon Pinsent) and Fiona's (Julie Christie) commitment to each other

Central Station DVD 1998 FICTION.CE

After a young boy's mother dies, a retired school teacher decides to help him find his father.

Cinema Paradiso DVD 2006 FICTION.CI

A famous film director returns home to a Sicilian village for the first time after almost 30 years.

Cocoon DVD 2004 FICTION.CO

Some aliens return to earth on a special mission and give their powers to some senior citizens who weren't expec

Driving Miss Daisy DVD 1989 FICTION.DR

Alfred Uhry's play is brought to the big screen.

Eternity and a Day DVD 1998 FICTION.ET

This film follow a terminally ill man on his last day of life and gives the viewer an underlying message of hope for

Everything is Illuminated DVD 2005 FICTION.EV

Johnathon collects and saves memories of his family and mounts them on the wall in his home.

Facts and research in gerontology 1994. Epidemiology and aging Book 1994 DM8.V10

1994 issue of "Facts and Research in Gerontology" a collection of reports on research in the U.S.

Folks! DVD 1992 FICTION FO

A comedy in which Tom Selleck invites his parents to live with him after his father crashes the car and burns down th

Folks! Videocassette 1992 FICTION.FO

A comedy in which Tom Selleck invites his parents to live with him after his father crashes the car and burns down th

Fried Green Tomatoes DVD 1991 FICTION.FR

Fannie Flagg's best-selling novel becomes a film.

Harold and Maude DVD 1971 FICTION.HA

Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively Maude at a funeral.

How to Make an American Quilt DVD 1995 FICTION.AM

Finn goes home for the summer to live with her grandmother and great aunt.

I'm Not Rappaport DVD 1996 FICTION.IM

This film follows two New York city men's friendship.

Innocence DVD 2002 FICTION.IN

A woman finds herself in a loveless marriage, when an old love from the past comes along.

Iris DVD 2001 FICTION.IR

This film tells the story of English author Iris Murdoch and the loving relationship between her and her husband.

Madadayo DVD 1992 FICTION.MA

This film follows the last two decades of Hyakken Uchida's life.

Nobody's fool DVD 1995 FICTION.NO

Paul Newman plays a working class "stiff" in upstate new york.

Nobody's fool Videocassette 1995 FICTION.NO

Paul Newman plays a working clas "stiff" in upstate new york.

Old Gringo DVD 2002 FICTION.OL

Three people's lives are drawn together during the Mexican Revolution. They all face love, death, and war.

Rhapsody in August Videocassette 1991 FICTION.RH

In Japanese with English subtitles.

Rhapsody in August DVD 1991 FICTION.RH

In Japanese with English subtitles.

Rocket Gibraltar DVD 1998 FICTION.RO

Levi is about to turn 77 and his family come to visit him for his birthday.

Schultze Gets the Blues DVD 2005 FICTION.SC

A retired miner entertains people with his polka music.

Steel Magnolias DVD 1989 FICTION.ST

This movie is about the friendship of six women and how they stick with each other through the happy and sad times.

Strangers in good company Videocassette n.d. FICTION.ST

A delightful story about a group of elderly travelers who, when stranded, turn their escapade into a magical time of

Strangers In Good Company DVD 1990 FICTION.ST

A delightful story about a group of elderly travelers who, when stranded, turn their escapade into a magical time of

Tatie Danielle Videocassette n.d. FICTION.TA

A biting French comedy with subtitles.

Tatie Danielle DVD n. d FICTION.TA

A biting French comedy with subtitles.

The Gin Game DVD 2003 FICTION.GI

Two nursing home residents build a relationship over a game of gin.

The joy luck club DVD 1994 FICTION.JO

Oliver Stone production based on the book by Amy Tan that deals with the lives of 4 Chinese women who immigrate to th

The joy luck club Videocassette 1994 FICTION.JO

Oliver Stone production based on the book by Amy Tan that deals with the lives of 4 Chinese women who immigrate to th

The Last Laugh DVD 1924 FICTION.LA

After a man is forced to retire from his duties of being a doorman, he loses all happiness.

The Straight Story DVD 1996 FICTION.ST

When Alvin's brother Lyle suffers a stroke, Alvin knows it is time to make amends with him .

The Trip to Bountiful DVD 1985 FICTION.TR

This movie follows an elderly woman's journey back to the place she grew up to make amends with her past.

Umberto D. DVD 1952 FICTION.UM

This neorealist film follows Umberto D., an elderly man, as he tries to survive in Italy's postwar economic boom

When I Am An Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple Book 1991 AG1.W20

A collection of writings with the theme of women growing older.

Wild Strawberries DVD 1957 FICTION.WI

Professor Isak Borg travels back to his home town to receive an honorary degree.

Wrestling Ernest Hemingway Videocassette 1997 FICTION.WR

A funny and warmhearted look at retirees in a quiet Florida town. Starring robert Duval and Richard Harris.

Wrestling Ernest Hemingway DVD 1997 FICTION.WR

A funny and warmhearted look at retirees in a quiet Florida town. Starring robert Duval and Richard Harris.

Zorba Book 1964 FICTION.ZO

An English author hires a man to work in a mine he inherited in Greece.

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