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Whether it’s movies, music, TV series or documentaries, you’ll find it in our latest DVD collection for kids and adults. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

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Coastal railways with Julie Walters.

DVD

Presenter Julie Walters (Harry Potter films) beguiles with charm, warmth, and wit (Express, UK) in this travelogue of coastal railway journeys around Britain. From Scotland's Highlands and islands in the north to the western reaches of Cornwall and W...

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Memoria.

DVD

From the extraordinary mind of Palme Dor winning director Apichatpong Weerasethakul, and starring Academy Award winner Tilda Swinton, comes a drama about a woman, who, after hearing a loud bang at daybreak, begins experiencing a mysterious sensory sy...

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Judi Dench

DVD

Iconic actress Dame Judi Dench is still a hardworking Hollywood star into her 80s. She has always loved trees but now with failing eyesight she's taking time out to discover what really makes them tick, as she explores the lives of trees, discovering...

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Petite maman.

DVD

8-year-old Nelly has just lost her beloved grandmother and is helping her parents clean out her mothers childhood home. She explores the house and the surrounding woods where her mother, Marion, used to play and built the treehouse shes heard so much...

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How to please a woman.

DVD

Gina is not feeling fabulous. She has lost her job and feels stuck and frustrated in a passionless marriage. She has always lived life on the sidelines that is, until she is met with a groundbreaking business opportunity of converting a team of well-...

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The pursuit of love.

DVD

Set in Europe before World War II, the story follows the adventures of charismatic, fearless Linda Radlett and her best friend/cousin Fanny Logan. Consumed by a desire for love and marriage, each seeks out the ideal husband.

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Father Stu.

DVD

Based on a true story, Father Stu is an unflinchingly honest funny and uplifting story about finding purpose in a most unexpected place. When an injury ends his amateur boxing career, Stuart Long moves to Los Angeles to find money and fame. While scraping...

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Sonic the Hedgehog. 2.

DVD

When the manic Dr Robotnik returns to Earth with a new ally, Knuckles the Echidna, Sonic and his new friend Tails is all that stands in their way.

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Mothering Sunday.

DVD

With her employers out, a maid in 1920s England has a rare chance to meet with her secret lover, the son from a nearby manor. Class issues keep them apart, and although he is about to leave to marry a suitable wife, the events of this weekend could c...

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Blood & treasure. Season one.

DVD

A brilliant antiquities expert and a cunning art thief team up to catch a ruthless terrorist who funds his attacks through stolen treasure. Danny McNamara is a former FBI agent specialising in stolen arts and antiquities. Lexi Vaziri is a resourceful...

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Sunflowers.

DVD

"In an extraordinary exhibition, the Van Gogh Museum took a new and revealing look at the five publicly-owned versions of sunflowers in a vase. And once again, the Van Gogh museum opened its doors exclusively to Exhibition on Screen. They are immedia...

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Raphael revealed.

DVD

Raphael was one of the most extraordinary artists of the Renaissance, indeed one of the all-time greats, but is often misunderstood or mythologized. Featuring over two hundred masterpieces, Exhibition On Screen celebrates the life and work of Raffaello...

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The unbearable weight of massive talent.

DVD

A cash-strapped Nicolas Cage agrees to make a paid appearance at a billionaire mega fan's birthday party, but is really a snitch for the CIA since the billionaire fan is a drug kingpin and gets cast in a Tarantino movie.

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Operation Mincemeat.

DVD

During WWII, two intelligence officers use a corpse and false papers to outwit German troops.

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The lost city.

DVD

Reclusive author Loretta Sage writes about exotic places in her popular adventure novels that feature a handsome cover model named Alan. While on tour promoting her new book with Alan, Loretta gets kidnapped by an eccentric billionaire who hopes she can...

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The Northman.

DVD

Young Amleth idolizes his father, leader of a Viking clan, and swears vengeance after watching his uncle kill his father and kidnap his mother before destroying the clan's village. His vow shapes his life -- from becoming a Berserker, to making the journey...

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The Madame Blanc mysteries. Series 1.

DVD

"When her husband, Rory, dies suddenly while on a business trip abroad, antiques dealer Jean White (Sally Lindsay) is shocked to learn he's left her nearly bankrupt. Grieving and blindsided, she heads to their one remaining asset: a cottage in the Fr...

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The Chelsea detective. Series 1.

DVD

London's Chelsea neighbourhood is a beautiful borough for beautiful people, but it has a dark underside of deception, violence, greed and murder. Bodies have a way of showing up, and things are rarely what they seem. DI Max Arnold (Adrian Scarborough)...

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Doctor Who. Eve of the daleks & Legend of the sea devils.

DVD

Eve of the daleks: Welcome to the New Year’s Eve from hell. Sarah is working – again. Nick is her only customer – again. Same old, same old. Except this year, their countdown to midnight will be the strangest and deadliest they’ve ever known. Why is ...

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Loveland.

DVD

"In the near future, a hired mercenary named Jack lives a lonely and monotonous existence filled with robotic lovers and callous executions. However, everything changes when he meets April, a soulful karaoke geisha. As his heart comes alive for the first...

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Benedetta.

DVD

Based on a true story, a 17th-century nun becomes entangled in a forbidden lesbian affair with a novice. But it is Benedetta's shocking religious visions that threaten to shake the Church to its core.

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Muhammad Ali.

DVD

Muhammad Ali brings to life one of the best-known and most indelible figures of the 20th century, a three-time heavyweight boxing champion who insisted on being himself unconditionally and became a global icon and inspiration to people everywhere. Th...

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Helmut Newton

DVD

Women were clearly at the core of legendary photographer Helmut Newton's work. The stars of his iconic portraits and fashion editorials, from Catherine Deneuve to Grace Jones, Charlotte Rampling to Isabella Rossellini, finally give their own interpretation...

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Quo vadis, Aida?.

DVD

Inspired by true events, writer/director Jasmila Žbanić's gripping, Oscar-nominated thriller tells the story of a United Nations translator attempting to save the lives of her family, whilst pandemonium and escalating conflict rages around them. Bosnia,...

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Ted K

DVD

Ted K lives a life of almost complete seclusion in a simple wooden cabin in the mountains of Montana. But then this former university professor, who despises modern society and its faith in technology, becomes radicalised. What begins with local acts...

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Rabbit Academy

DVD

"Max is the first city rabbit ever to be chosen in the master class for Easter rabbits. When the Easter rabbits' most powerful magical possession, the "golden egg", turns black, Max and his friends must find their very own superpower to protect Easter....

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Umma.

DVD

Umma, which is the Korean word for "mother," follows Amanda (Sandra Oh) and her daughter (Fival Stewart) living a quiet life on an American farm. When the remains of her estranged mother arrive from Korea, Amanda becomes haunted by the fear of turning...

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Elizabeth

DVD

A nostalgic, uplifting, and modern documentary about Queen Elizabeth II the greatest British monarch of all time and longest-serving female head of state in history. For the last nine decades Queen Elizabeth II has been entrenched in our collective.....

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Perfumes.

DVD

Anne Walberg is a celebrity in the perfume world. She creates fragrances and sells her incredible talent to companies of all kinds. She lives as a diva, selfish, well-tempered. Guillaume is her new driver and the only one who is not afraid to stand up...

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Escape from Mogadishu.

DVD

A city in revolt, we must escape. In the late 1980s, at the height of the Cold War, a diplomatic skirmish between North and South Korea breaks out on the African continent over the latter's campaign to join the United Nations. In 1991, three years after...

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Morbius.

DVD

One of the most compelling and conflicted characters--the enigmatic antihero Michael Morbius--comes to the big screen! Dangerously ill with a rare blood disorder and determined to save others suffering his same fate, Dr. Morbius attempts a desperate ...

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Downton Abbey. A new era

DVD

The Dowager Countess reveals she has a villa in the south of France, and many of the family follow her there for a rest while some of the family stay behind to keep an eye on the cast and crew of a film which is shooting at the grand estate.

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Cinderella.

DVD

A modern movie musical with a daring take on the classic fairy tale. The ambitious heroine has big dreams and with the help of her fabulous Godmother, she persists to make them come true.

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Rumble.

DVD

In a world where monster wrestling is a global sport and monsters are superstar athletes, teenage Winnie seeks to follow in her father's footsteps by coaching a loveable underdog monster into a champion.

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PAW patrol. Moto pups.

DVD

The pack is back! The Motorcycle Stunt Show comes to town, bringing famed stunt cyclist Wildcat, and the trouble-making Ruff-Ruff Pack. Wildcat joins the PAW Patrol to help stop the baddies from trashing the town! Then the Moto Pups use their tastiest...

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Mystery 101. Collection two.

DVD

Literature professor Amy Winslow (Jill Wagner) specialises in crime fiction at Elmstead College in the Pacific Northwest, and after years of teaching her Mystery 101 class she's become an expert in figuring out whodunnit. She's also good at sizing people...

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The bad guys.

DVD

After a lifetime of pulling legendary heists, five notorious bad guys--Mr. Wolf, Mr. Snake, Mr. Piranha, Mr. Shark and Ms. Tarantula--attempt their most challenging job yet...going good. Nobody has ever failed so hard at trying to be good as THE BAD GUYS,...

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Studio 666.

DVD

Members of the rock band Foo Fighters move into an Encino mansion steeped in grisly rock 'n' roll history to record their much anticipated tenth album.

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The servant.

DVD

"A pampered playboy acquires an elegant townhouse complete with a dedicated man servant. But when the young man's fiancè becomes suspicious of the servant's intentions, he and his 'sister' thrust the household into a sinister game where seduction is ...

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Silent hours.

DVD

When three women are brutally murdered, private detective John Duval, ex-lieutenant commander in Naval Intelligence, finds himself the prime suspect in a police hunt for the sexual killer stalking Portsmouth's silent hours.

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La Brea. Season one.

DVD

An epic adventure begins when a massive sinkhole opens in the middle of Los Angeles, pulling hundreds of people and buildings into its depths. Those who fell in find themselves in a mysterious and dangerous primeval land, where they have no choice but...

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The last kingdom. Season five.

DVD

Ten years on from the events of the last season, King Edward is still forging ahead with his ambitions to unite the Saxon Kingdoms to fulfill his late father's dream. Although a long-standing peace between Danes and Saxons now exists, that harmony is...

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Call the midwife. Series eleven

DVD

Following an eventful Christmas special, the series continues with an episode set in Easter 1967. Celebrations are underway for a colourful Easter Bonnet parade outside Nonnatus House. Sister Monica Joan and Reggie are excited about the Eurovision song...

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Call the midwife. Series ten

DVD

It’s 1966, and it’s a testing time for the midwives. But there’s excitement, too, as the women’s rights movement intensifies. With Trixie’s help, Sister Julienne is determined to steer Nonnatus House out of its financial quandary. Dr. Turner deals with...

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Spiral.

DVD

A criminal mastermind unleashes a twisted form of justice in this terrifying new chapter from the book of Saw. Working in the shadow of his father, an esteemed police veteran, brash Detective Ezekiel 'Zeke' Banks and his rookie partner take charge of...

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Lair.

DVD

A fractured family are forced to face their demons, metaphorically and literally, as they unwittingly become embroiled in a man's attempt to prove the existence of the supernatural in order to overturn a friend's murder conviction.

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The Ripper untold.

DVD

London, 1888 and the city is in fear. A string of murders have terrified the residents of Whitechapel and Inspector Reid of Scotland Yard has no leads in the hunt for a killer. As the body count rises, and with the city in a state of panic, he must delve...

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Two buddies and a badger.

DVD

A young lady on the run literally drops in on Tootson and Ludiwood, two buddies living in a railway tunnel. Her father, an ingenious scientist, is being held captive by a cruel villain trying to force him to create a serum that turns humans into robo...

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Ambulance.

DVD

Needing money to cover his wife's medical bills, a decorated veteran teams up with his adoptive brother to steal $32 million from a Los Angeles bank. However, when their getaway goes spectacularly wrong, the desperate thieves hijack an ambulance that...

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Reminiscence.

DVD

Nick Bannister, a private investigator of the mind, navigates the past by helping his clients access lost memories. His life is forever changed when he takes on a new client, Mae. As Bannister fights to find the truth about her disappearance, he uncovers...

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In the heights.

DVD

"The creator of Hamilton and the director of Crazy Rich Asians invite you to a cinematic event, where the streets are made of music and little dreams become big... In the Heights. Lights up on Washington Heights... The scent of a cafecito caliente hangs...

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Fatherhood.

DVD

A father brings up his baby girl as a single dad after the unexpected death of his wife who died a day after their daughter's birth.

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Fanny Lye deliver'd.

DVD

Fanny Lye lives a quiet Puritan life with her husband John and young son Arthur, but her simple world is shaken to its core by the arrival of a mysterious young couple in need. An unexpected visit from the local Sheriff causes events to escalate that...

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Belle.

DVD

Suzu is a shy high school student living in a rural village. For years, she has only been a shadow of herself. But when she enters 'U,' a massive virtual world, she escapes into her online persona as Belle, a globally-beloved singer.

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The Duke.

DVD

In 1961, Kempton Bunton, a 60-year-old taxi driver, steals Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London.

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Licorice pizza.

DVD

The story of Alana Kane and Gary Valentine growing up, running around and going through the treacherous navigation of first love in the San Fernando Valley, 1973.

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Flee.

DVD

Animated documentary about Amin Nawabi, who decides to reveal a secret from his past before marrying his husband and share his story about fleeing from Afghanistan to Denmark as a young child with his mother and siblings.

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Blind ambition.

DVD

An unlikely team of Zimbabwean refugees turned sommeliers shake up the international wine establishment when they compete in the World Wine Tasting Championships. Having escaped starvation and tyranny in their homeland of Zimbabwe, four refugees have...

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Drive my car.

DVD

Nominated for 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay! Based on a story by Haruki Murakami, Ryusuke Hamaguchi directs a moving drama of theatre actor Yusuke (Hidetoshi Nishijima) whose beloved wife died sudd...

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Under the vines, Series 1.

DVD

"When Sydney socialite Daisy Munroe (Rebecca Gibney, Winter) and London lawyer Louis Oakley (Charles Edwards, The Crown) inherit a New Zealand vineyard, they quickly learn that neither is the “sole heir” as each believed and that the estate itself is...

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Rosa's wedding.

DVD

Rosa is about to turn 45 and realises that she's always lived her life to serve everyone else. So she decides to leave it all behind and take charge of her life and fulfil her dream of starting her own business.

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Separation.

DVD

8-year-old Jenny (Violet McGraw) is constantly caught in the middle of the feuding between her lawyer mother Maggie (Mamie Gummer) and artist father Jeff (Rupert Friend). She leads a lonely but imaginative life, surrounded by puppets called "Grisly Kin",...

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Moonfall.

DVD

A mysterious force knocks the Moon from its orbit around Earth and sends it hurtling on a collision course with life, as we know it. With mere weeks before impact and the world on the brink of annihilation, NASA executive and former astronaut Jo Fowler...

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The many saints of Newark.

DVD

Tells the story of teenage Anthony Soprano, as he grows up during the 1960s and 1970s in Newark, in the midst of race riots and gang wars.

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Tom & Jerry

DVD

When Jerry moves into a fine hotel on the eve of an important society wedding, the event planner hires Jerry to get rid of him. Unfortunately, the battle which follows is big enough to destroy the wedding, her career, and possibly the hotel -- so the...

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Space jam

DVD

LeBron James and his son are trapped by a rogue AI in a Warner Bros.-themed digital universe where their only chance to free themselves is to form a basketball team out of Looney Tunes characters and compete against the AI's own team.

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Off the rails.

DVD

After best friends Kate, Liz, Cassie and Anna finished university, they didnt have a care in the world. With their whole lives ahead of them, they decided to pack their bags and head off Interrailing around Europe for a month. Their final destination...

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Spencer.

DVD

The marriage of Princess Diana and Prince Charles has long since grown cold. Though rumours of affairs and a divorce abound, peace is ordained for the Christmas festivities at the Queens Sandringham Estate. There's eating and drinking, shooting and h...

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The Batman.

DVD

Two years of stalking the streets as the Batman, striking fear into the hearts of criminals, has led Bruce Wayne deep into the shadows of Gotham City. With only a few trusted allies, Alfred Pennyworth, Lt. James Gordon, amongst the city's corrupt network...

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Ruby.

DVD

"Ruby centers on Ruby Landry, born in the Louisiana bayou and watched over by her loving Grandmere Catherine. Ruby is filled with hope as love blooms with her high school sweetheart Paul Tate, but lingering thoughts of her mysterious father and her m...

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Chronicle mysteries 5 film collection ;

DVD

Recovered: Alex McPherson is a podcast host who returns to her hometown of Harrington in Pennsylvania seeking answers to the disappearance of her school friend, Gina DeSavio, who went missing twenty years. She teams up with the local newspaper, The C...

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Body brokers.

DVD

The true and untold story of a multi-billion-dollar fraud on the healthcare system, where drug addicts and dealers became millionaires overnight. For Utah, a recovering addict, meeting Vin (Frank Grillo Captain America: The Winter Soldier) would change...

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Before we die. Season 1.

DVD

Detective Hannah Laing becomes deeply conflicted when she discovers her son is playing a crucial role as an undercover informant in the investigation of a brutal murder.

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Blue bayou.

DVD

As a Korean-American man raised in the Louisiana bayou works hard to make a life for his family, he must confront the ghosts of his past as he discovers that he could be deported from the only country he has ever called home.

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Angela Black.

DVD

Angela Black's life appears idyllic: a lovely house in suburban London, days working as a volunteer at the dogs' home, two wonderful sons and a charismatic, hard-working husband, Olivier. However, beneath this facade of charmed domesticity, Angela is...

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State of happiness. Season one.

DVD

Set in the small coastal town of Stavanger, Northern Europe in the summer of 1969. In a last-ditch attempt to strike oil, Phillips discovers the largest sub sea oil basin in history, and four friends are thrown into a whirlwind of opportunities.

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A journal for Jordan.

DVD

Directed by Denzel Washington and starring Michael B. Jordan with a screenplay by Virgil Williams, A Journal for Jordan is based on the true story of First Sergeant Charles Monroe King (Jordan), a soldier deployed to Iraq who begins to keep a journal...

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Nitram

DVD

Based on true events, 'Nitram' lives with his parents in suburban Australia in the mid-90s. He lives a life of isolation and frustration at never fitting in. As his anger grows, he begins a slow descent into a nightmare that culminates in the most heinous...

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A magical journey.

DVD

A Magical Journey is a story of an 11-year-old orphan who escapes from home in search of the truth about herself and her family. She has less than 24 hours before midnight of her 12th birthday to figure out the puzzle of events through imaginary worlds...

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Venom. Let there be Carnage.

DVD

Separated from his fiancee Ann and in a rocky relationship with his symbiote, Eddie Brock's life appears to be in a downward spiral until renowned serial-killer Cletus Kasady insists he conduct an exclusive interview. Afterwards, Cletus is sharing his...

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Silent night.

DVD

Follows a group of old friends who, in true British fashion and while the rest of the world faces impending doom, reunite to celebrate Christmas in the comfort of an idyllic country home. Burdened with the inconvenience of mankind's imminent destruction,...

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The Larkins. Series one.

DVD

Set in the late 1950s, the six-part drama follows the story of the Larkin family led by the golden-hearted, entrepreneurial man, Pop Larkin and his wife Ma. Together with their six children, the family are fiercely loyal and hardworking, with a disti...

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Queens of mystery. Series 2.

DVD

"In the picturesque English village of Wildemarsh, Detective Matilda Stone investigates crimes with the aid - or, often, meddling - of her three mystery-writing aunts, who raised her from childhood. Together, they inspect a murder at a health spa, a killing...

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The desert said dance.

DVD

The Baja 1000, this is a place where dreams go to die. Grand visions and hopes, materialized, but rarely sustained. The desert has this mysterious allure, there is freedom, solitude, and opportunity. The desert is the unforgiving canvas of life, and this...

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Limbo.

DVD

Omar is a promising young musician. Separated from his Syrian family, he is stuck on a remote Scottish island awaiting the fate of his asylum request. Ben Sharrock's second feature is a funny and poignant cross-cultural satire that subtly sews together...

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Laura Ingalls Wilder

DVD

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Prairie to Page presents a candid look at the unlikely author whose autobiographical fiction helped shape American ideas of the frontier and self-reliance. A Midwestern farm woman who published her first novel at age 65, Laura ...

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The Aurora Teagarden mysteries. Collection five.

DVD

Till death do us part: Just days before Aurora's wedding, a decades-old skeleton is discovered buried beneath concrete, and she fears her father may have been involved. She and Nick race to solve the cold case before they walk down the aisle.

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My Salinger year.

DVD

It's the mid-90s: idealistic twenty-something Joanna (Qualley) impulsively quits graduate school and arrives in New York to pursue her dream of becoming a published poet. She manages to get her foot in the door, landing a coveted role as assistant to...

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Final account.

DVD

An urgent portrait of the last living generation of everyday people to participate in Adolf Hitler's Third Reich. Over a decade in the making, the film raises vital, timely questions about authority, conformity, complicity and perpetration, national ...

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I'm your man.

DVD

In order to obtain research funds for her studies, a scientist accepts an offer to participate in an extraordinary experiment: for three weeks, she is to live with a humanoid robot, created to make her happy.

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Fabian

DVD

Berlin, 1931. Jakob Fabian works in the advertising department of a cigarette factory by day and drifts through bars, brothels and artist studios with his wealthy and debauched friend Labude by night. When Fabian meets the beautiful and confident Cornelia,...

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Wellington paranormal. Season 3

DVD

Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi's What We Do In The Shadows spinoff, Wellington Paranormal, sees Officers Minogue, O'Leary and Sergeant Maaka back investigating all manner of supernatural events on the streets of Aotearoa's capital city.

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De Gaulle.

DVD

It is May 1940, where the war between Germany and its neighbours has intensified. Shockingly, the French army collapses, and Hitler seizes Paris. The government is in panic and considers accepting defeat, but recently promoted two-star General Charles...

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Botticelli, Florence and the Medici.

DVD

Beauty, creativity, genius: the Renaissance Florence of Lorenzo de' Medici was a powerhouse of art and culture. Among countless shops and government buildings, there was endless beauty coexisting with the dark side of the city, made up of power strug...

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Uncharted.

DVD

Street-smart thief Nathan Drake (Tom Holland) is recruited by seasoned treasure hunter Victor Sully Sullivan (Mark Wahlberg) to recover a fortune lost by Ferdinand Magellan 500 years ago. What starts as a heist job for the duo becomes a globe-trottin...

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