Latest Releases on the Shelf in July
Hocus Pocus Alfie Atkins
> Synopsis Alfie believes he is big enough to get his own dog since he has started school and is about to turn seven, but his dad still thinks he’s too small for such a big responsibility. Alfie does everything he can to convince dad that he is wrong, but it isn’t that easy for a little boy who still uses an imaginary friend to solve his problems. Alfie’s hope is renewed when he encounters a real-life magician. Maybe he can get a dog through magic, he thinks, and jumps enthusiastically into the fantastic world of magic. But eventually Alfie is forced to acknowledge that real problems can’t be solved through magic. When his dream finally comes true in a way he could never have imagined, it almost seems like magic after all. Product Informa...
Lonesome Dove Church
> Synopsis Oscar nominee Tom Berenger delivers frontier justice in this stirring Western based on the true story of the founding of the Lonesome Dove Church. John Shepherd (Berenger) is an itinerant preacher with dreams of building his own church. When his estranged son Isaac is accused of robbery and murder, John puts his faith and future on the line by coming to Isaac’s defence, facing off against a cold-blooded killer in a guns-blazing stand for redemption. Product Information Director: Terry Miles Audio: 2.0 Actors: Tom Berenger; Greyston Holt; Alex Zahara; Andrea Whitburn Aspect Ratio: 16.9 Duration: 94 minutes Language: English Rating: M Subtitles: Nil Consumer Advice: Violence and drug use Re...
> Synopsis Los Angeles is under attack! When a top secret experiment goes haywire, thousands of rampaging raptors are unleashed on L.A. A black-ops unit is mobilised to contain the creatures before they cause city-wide chaos. One truckload of raptors is sent to a nearby prison where a trio of hot sorority girls are getting booked after a prank gone wrong. These girls have to pull all their wits together to battle these blood-thirsty creatures, with a little help from a dangerous mercenary and some death-row inmates who have nothing to lose. They soon discover that these prehistoric monsters are everywhere, and they’re hungry… Product Information Director: Sean Cain Audio: 5.1 Actors: Ray Wise; Kevin Gage; Dana Melanie; Verno...
> Synopsis Lizzie (Radha Mitchell) longs to start a family with her husband Peter but is unable to conceive. Her best friend Andie (Michelle Monaghan), single and adrift, gets pregnant from a one-night stand and offers to give Lizzie the baby. Reluctantly, Peter agrees to be the child’s father, and before he knows it Andie has moved into the guest room for the duration of her pregnancy. When Peter also invites his ne’er-do-well brother to the house, chaos ensues, testing the limits of friendship, family and a marriage. “Expecting” depicts the deeply human struggles of these four people, taking a funny and poignant look at the ways we try to plan ahead when life has something else in mind. Product Information Director: Jessie McCorma...
Pound of Flesh
> Synopsis In China to donate his kidney to his dying niece, former black-ops agent Deacon awakes the day before the operation to find he is the latest victim of organ theft. Stitched up and pissed-off, Deacon descends from his opulent hotel in search of his stolen kidney and carves a blood-soaked path through the darkest corners of the city. The clock is ticking for his niece, and with each step he loses blood. Product Information Director: Ernie Barbarash Audio: 5.1 Actors: Jean-Claude Van Damme; Darren Shahlavi; Aki Aleong; John Ralston Aspect Ratio: 16.9 Duration: 100 minutes Language: English Rating: MA15+ Subtitles: Nil Consumer Advice: Strong themes, violence and sex scene Retail Price (inc G...
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