March 2020 New DVD Releases

All of our March 2020 DVD releases are now in store.

Finke – There And Back

The Finke Desert Race, which spans from Alice Springs to Apatula, is more than just a race. It is a venue where riders bond together and risk their lives in uneven terrains that test their limits. Riders have their own stories to tell: a paraplegic who attempts to finish the race, a bike owner who wants to complete a bucket list, and race teams who vie for the number one spot. This is more than just a good Sports DVD.

Doc Martin Season 9

Martin Clunes returns as the eponymous character in this ninth season.

There are still some people who can only roll their eyeballs at Doc Martin’s bedside manners, and Dr. Rebecca Hedden enters to assess if our protagonist is still fit to practice. Louisa notices that their son James seems to have a hard time coping up at nursery school, so plans of an additional baby comes up. However, with Doc Martin trying to save his career, and Louisa still new on her work, it seems like that plan is going to take a back seat. And will there be a wedding in Portwenn after an accidental proposal?

Rise of Skywalker

The Skywalker saga comes to an end. This is the latest movie from the Star Wars franchise.

Emperor Palpatine suddenly returns, making the First Order cement and augment their power across the galaxy. Rey heads the frontline after ending her training as a Jedi. She goes head-to-head against Ken Kylo, who is holding a deep personal secret of his own. Rey discovers a secret from her past. In the end, the remaining members of the Resistance go up against Palpatine and the First Order.

Fear The Walking Dead Season 5

Morgan Jones and Alicia Clark set out to search for survivors in an unknown territory, but there are still uncertainties—and walkers—lurking. One of their own goes missing, and their mission is tested. A misunderstanding with a frantic survivor causes trouble, but the group is set to fulfill the mission to get everyone, including a recluse survivor, to safety. With the clock ticking and supplies running out, there are only two options for survival: each person against another, or cooperation.

Bluey: Camping And Other Stories

The adventures of our lovable Blue Heeler puppy Bluey continues in this fifth volume. Bluey: Camping and Other Stories should be added to your collection. Your kids will enjoy all nine episodes everyday.

February 2020 DVD releases in store now

This month’s new releases are now all in stock. Check out these highlights.

Frozen 2

This sequel to the 2013 animated Disney film has been on the watch list of fans. Our favourite characters return.

Queen Elsa and Princess Anna enjoy a life of peace in Arendelle. However, a mysterious voice beckons Elsa into an enchanted forest, which holds the secret to the sisters’ past. Elsa, Anna, Olaf, Kristoff, and Sven travel into the mystic woods to find the answers to the mystery and the source of that intriguing voice, while trying to restore the balance between Elsa’s kingdom and the people from Northuldra.

Fisherman’s Friends

This movie is based on the actual group made up of Cornish fishermen from Port Isaac, Fisherman’s Friends.

A music executive from London happens to be in Cornwall where his boss pranks him into signing up a group of fishermen in Universal Records. The fishermen have a love for singing but are skeptical about being in the music industry, as they hold dear their friendship over fame. Although these fine folks are eventually signed up as a professional music group, the executive finds himself drawn into the traditional values cherished by the fishermen. He begins to examine what really matters in life.

Ford v Ferrari

“Ford v Ferrari” is an unlikely sports drama film you have ever encountered. The movie stars Christian Bale and Matt Damon.

The 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans is approaching, and Henry Ford II wants a race car that will finally defeat the racing car from Ferrari. Automotive designer Carroll Shelby is joined with British racing engineer and driver Ken Miles team up to create the Ford GT40.

Together, these two battle and overcome professional, legal, corporate, scientific, and personal circumstances which will forever be written in the car racing history. The racing car from Ford eventually dominates over Ferrari in the next few years, becoming the only American manufacturer to win in the prestigious Le Mans race.

Terminator: Dark Fate

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton are back for the continuation of this iconic movie series. This flick is more action-packed with more special effects.

A young girl whose fate is a critical setting in the future is being hunted by a shapeshiting liquid Terminator. Sarah Connor, a cybernetically-enhanced human, and a humanised T-800  join forces to protect the young girl.

Promised

One of the practices in decades of old is the practice of arranged marriage. This is the premise of the movie starring Tina Arena, Paul Mercurio, Antoniette Iesue, and Daniel Berini.

In 1953, two Italian fathers make an agreement to have their children marry each other. Twenty-one years has passed. The times have changed and tradition is fading. However, the betrothed are expected to get married or face the repercussions of breaking off the agreement.

Emu Runner

Nine-year-old Gem Daniel, who is in despair after the passing of her mother, befriends an emu. She eventually is attached to the animal, but skips school and steals food to feed her winged friend. This does not escape the attention of Heidi, the new social worker in town. Gem’s father tries his best to be a good father and prove the white community wrong by raising his three children well. Jay Jay must balance between being a good provider and a good parent, but all of these are tested by the shenanigans done by his children.

Parasite

The winner of the Academy Award for Best Picture is the Parasite DVD. This South Korean blockbuster is a masterpiece indeed. After its world premiere in 2019 Cannes Film Festival, this movie continues to grab attention the world over. This is directed by filmmaker Bong Joon-ho, who is also behind “The Host” and “Snowpiercer.” The fact that this movie gains nominations and accolades left and right is enough to rouse the curiosity of people who are not familiar with K-pop, Korean dramas, and Korean movies.

The Kim family is so poor that they struggle to make ends meet even with temporary jobs. Their luck changes when a friend of Ki-woo, the son of the Kim household, tells him to take on the job of tutoring the teenage daughter of the wealthy Park family. Ki-woo’s success in being hired by the Parks ultimately leads to the Kims planning their entrance using fake identities, fake jobs, and pretending to be total strangers. What seems to be a chance to taste a life of luxury goes awry when the plan unexpectedly fails.

Suzi Q

When you think of rock n’ roll, you would often think of male groups. But one woman had broken that notion back in 1973: Suzi Q.

Watch this amazing documentary about Suzi Quatro, her roots, and how she rose to stardom in the world of rock n’ roll. The first female bass player to become a rock star, Suzi Q serves as an inspiration to other women out there who are treading the path of disciplines which are usually male-dominated.

Knives Out

If you love Agatha Christie and her mystery stories (and any intriguing and mind boggling mystery stories for that matter), we highly recommend “Knives Out.” This movie stars an amazing cast, including Christopher Plummber, Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Ana De Armas, Michael Shannon, Katherine Langford, Jaeden Martell, and LaKieth Stanfield.

Crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is dead just after he turned 85 years old. Detective Benoit Blanc is hired to dig into the case. Every family member and every staff are suspects. Each person holds secrets, lies, and self-serving motivations, and it is up to Detective Blanc to uncover the identity of the criminal.

Fans are sure to keep their attention on the film the whole time, deduce, and guess, “Whodunit?” 

The Queens Corgi

Families looking for great movies to enjoy together will never go wrong with “The Queen’s Corgi.” This hearty film is based on the story of Queen Elizabeth II and her corgis.

The film is about Rex, the cute and mischievous corgi of the Queen. Though he is the favourite dog of the Queen, he dishonours the Queen after a mishap during the official visit of President Donald Trump and Melania Trump. This eventually leads to Rex being thrown out by a jealous royal dog. Soon, Rex embarks in an adventure that opens his point of view to the world outside the palace. Finally, his wandering ends when he returns home to Buckingham Palace.

Martha: A Picture Story

This documentary is a must-see for those who are into history and the arts.

People have different opinions when it comes to visual arts. Graffiti has evoked different impressions from the crowd. During the time when New York had decided to wage war against street art, Martha Cooper, a photojournalist for the New York Post, captured the colourful and understated life in the streets. Her compiled works were put in the backburner following a commercial failure. Fast forward, the graffiti world has become a global movement, and many people have elevated Cooper to legendary status.

Doctor Sleep

Horror fans will always have a favourite Stephen King title or two. Or three. Add “Doctor Sleep” to your list.

“Doctor Sleep” continues where “The Shining” has left off. Dan Torrance, now an adult, is a man who has psychic abilities. He takes notice of another girl with a shining more powerful than the one he possesses. But Dan steps up from his “hibernation” to protect the girl from The True Knot, a cult which feeds on children to live forever.

Swamp Thing Season 1

DC fans have another superhero to look out for: The Swamp Thing. If you are curious, you better check Swamp Thing Season 1. The Swamp Thing is a plant-elemental humanoid living in a Louisiana swamp. The swamp holds a lot of secrets, which is investigated by CDC Investigator Abby Arcane.

Abby will soon find out the past of the Swamp Thing.

The Tick Complete series

You seldom encounter superhero series and movies in the comedy genre. If you love both comedy and superhero flicks, then The Tick is for you. You better get the complete season to enjoy watching in your own homes.

An accountant without superpowers realizes (or so he thinks) that the city he is living in is owned by a super villain. He thinks that there is a conspiracy within this, so he teams up with a strange superhero in a blue suit with feelers.

The Inmate Season 1

This American adaptation of “El Marginal” (an Argentinian television series) is another thriller drama that will get you hooked.

Biggest releases of 2020

What will be the biggest releases of 2020?
Here are the things you need to watch out for this new year

Mulan (2020)
Disney fans will be thrilled to watch the live action adaptation of the 1998 animated classic. Both are based on the beloved Chinese folklore “The Ballad of Mulan.”
In the days of old, the battlefield was solely a man’s world. However, a young maiden disguises herself and takes up her aging father’s place in the army. Not only does her heroic feat brings honour to the entire country, it also brings honour to her family. It’s such a valiant way to show filial piety.

Onward
Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures bring you the most hilarious 3D fantasy comedy animated movie of the year. “Onward” will bring you on one heck of a ride in a purple van.
When the modern world depends mostly on logic, Science, and anything that makes use of the brain, is there still some room for belief in intangible stuff like magic? Our two brother heroes embark on a journey to bring back magic and their father, even for just a day.

Black Widow
Before “Avengers: Endgame,” Marvel fans had been voicing out that the installment will be reaching its end, and yet there is no standalone film for Natasha Romanoff. This is a dream come true for every Marvel fan, as “Black Widow” is set to take the screen in 2020. Scarlett Johansson returns as the eponymous character. The movie occurs between “Civil War” and “Infinity War.”
Natasha Romanoff is the epitome of a strong, independent woman. But for all those strengths, she will find herself coming face to face with people and events from her past without any assurance that help will come for her. This will be one of the best Marvel DVDs.

Outlander Season 5
The love story between Claire Randall and Jamie Fraser continues in this fifth season.
The last season saw Jamie and Claire live life together and owned a piece of land which they call Fraser’s Ridge. Brianna goes back in time for her parents, with Roger following her. What surprises will fill us on this current season? Will Brianna and Roger ultimately live happily, or will they get into another argument? Will Jamie and Claire continue living their lives peacefully in their property? There’s so much to catch up especially if you haven’t seen this current season on TV

Heartland Season 13
This is a Canadian show that Aussies love with all their hearts. And who would not love this show? The storyline and the ratings prove just how much this show is highly regarded. And now, it’s on its thirteenth season.
Amy and Ty have a problem in their business because of a discontented horse owner. Amy’s skills with horses is put to the test when she is made to tame wild horses. The family is not sure how to help Jack who is disturbed with memories of the past. And with problems faced by each character, each person makes it through because of the family. It’ll be one of the most popular of the year Heartland season 13 DVD.

The Outsider
Stephen King’s masterpiece comes alive in “The Outsider” TV series. When it’s Stephen King, expect the mystery and the chills.

Will one of these DVDs be the most popular or is there something else coming no one knows about. Stay tuned, we’ll let you know.

December 2019 releases in store now

It’s that time when we hustle about, getting gifts for our favourite people. Do you have some gifts in mind? If you haven’t yet, here are exciting titles that make good presents. And oh, giving yourself a gift is counted, so you can splurge for yourself and watch at the comfort of your own home.

Game Of Thrones Season 8

Winter is finally here, but that will also means that our favourite characters will have to say goodbye.

A great war is looming over Winterfell. Many of the main characters band together to fight against the Night King and his minions. The battle ends, but Westeros has yet to undergo further unrest as the battle for the Iron Throne continues to the end. Everyone loves a Game Of Thrones DVD.

Catherine The Great

Helen Mirren shines as she portrays the influential Russian empress Catherine The Great in this mini-series. The series is based on the empress’s last years of life from around 1764 to 1796.

Russia experiences expansion under the leadership of Catherine The Great, the longest-ruling female leader in the country. Politics is a thorny road filled with controveries, intrigues, and conflicts. However, the expansion through wars and diplomacy is also with the help of the military men and nobles, but most especially Grigory Potemkin (Jason Clarke) who is dedicated and loyal to the empress.

Downton Abbey 2019

For you avid fans of the historical TV series, we are very certain that you’re going to love the movie. This movie is a continuation of the storyline of the final season of the TV series. Did you miss the Crawley family? We’re sure you do because we do too.

The movie is set in 1927, a year and a half following the end of the sixth season. Downton Abbey receives a surprise with an announcement that King George V and Queen Mary will come for a visit. With the arrival of the members of the royal household, routines are throne away, and the resident servants are at a disadvantage. Preparations are taken for the arrival of the royalty, but not without defiance. Will things turn out grand just in time for the dinner with the King and Queen?

Danger Close: The Battle Of Long Tan

This Aussie masterpiece is highly recommended for viewers who love drama and war films. Another reason why this movie is a good suggestion: international fans will get to know a not-very-well-know story during the Vietnam War.

September 2019 DVD releases now in store

September 2019 DVD releases

Do you think this weekend might be boring? Or do you still have no idea what to give to your partner as birthday present? Take a look at these new DVDs.

Chicago Fire Season 7

Chill out and ignite the excitement with “Chicago Fire Season 7.”

Fire is a double-edged sword. As a benevolent force, it provides warmth at the beach bonfire and cooks our food. As a malevolent force, it causes fires which brings about casualties, both in lives and properties. And the paramedics and firefighters of Firehouse 51 answer to call of duty. Despite the many challenges each personnel faces, ranging from professional to personal, the team have forged connections and consider each other as family.

A little hint, you say? Because we’re nice, let’s give you a little peak of this season’s events: someone is replaced in Ambulance 61, and a series of explosions lead Firehouse 51 to the scene.

Chicago PD Season 6

Policemen put their lives on the line. It’s appreciation on our part when we understand and get to look deep into how police work is done in the field. But of course, police procedural dramas are always exciting, don’t you think?

The city is where everything goes, everyone does business. With some sinister acts in the background, such as heinous crimes, safety and security are issues. It’s great we have the Intelligence Unit, headed by Detective Sergeant Hank Voight and his team, to maintain peace and order.

We’re not giving away many details this time, but here are a few snippets for this season: an apartment fire leads to a missing Chicago Med patient.

Law and Order SVU Season 20

Modern society has scene worse crimes than ever before. So the specialty of the Special Victims Unit is definitely an answer to that. It’s headed by the courageous Lieutenant Olivia Benson, and peopled by passionate personnel like Assistant District Attorney Peter Stone, and NYPD Detectives Sonny Carisi, Odafin Tutuola, and Amanda Rollins. These people are modern-day superheroes who must enforce the law.

Here is what to expect for this season: Things get complicated for the investigators after a sexual assault victim refuses to name his attacker. There’s also that case of a father-and-daughter murder, while the son wanders around with stab wounds. And of course, each character faces challenges outside of the police unit.

Aladdin (2019)

Yes, it’s “a whole new world” in live action! If you had loved the animated version of “Aladdin,” we’re sure you’ll love this one too. We assure you, the storyline, the effects, the costumes—they’re all stunning! We’re calling it the best Disney DVD of the year.

We all know the Genie in the lamp grants three wishes, but he only grants it to the person who possess the lamp, the master. Shall he grant it for the kind-hearted Aladdin, or to the sinister Jafar?

This live action film features Mena Massoud as Alladin, Naomi Scott as Princess Jasmine, Marwan Kenzari as Jafar, and Will Smith as Genie.

John Wick 3

Keanu Reeves puts on his John Wick persona for the third time. If you like the first 2 movies, you’re gonna love this final movie of the trilogy.