New DVDs

Can You Ever Forgive Me?: Based on the true story of Lee Israel, a best-selling celebrity biographer in the 1970s and ’80s. When Lee comes to the realization that she’s no longer en vogue, she spins her art form into a perilous web of lies, deceit and outright crime to get back on top.

God Bless the Broken Road: God Bless the Broken Road tells the inspirational story of a young mother who loses her husband in Afghanistan and struggles to raise their young daughter in his absence. The film focuses on the importance of faith, friends and family, while playing tribute to those who served in the United States military.

A Star is Born: In the new take on the tragic love story, Jackson Maine is a seasoned musician who discovers – and falls in love with – struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of the relationship is breaking down, as Jackson fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

The Favourite: In the early 18th century, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne, and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead, while tending to Anne’s ill health and mercurial temper. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah. Sarah takes Abigail under her wing, and Abigail sees a chance to return to her aristocratic roots.

The Bookshop: Florence Green follows her lifelong dream by opening a bookshop in a conservative coastal town, but ruthless opposition of a local grand dame and the support of a book-loving widower. As Florence’s obstacles amass, she reminds herself that a town without a bookshop is no town at all.

Unbroken: Path to Redemption: Beginning where the hit movie Unbroken concludes, the next chapter brings the rest of Louis Zamperini’s inspirational true story to life. After surviving years of torture as a prisoner of war, Louis returns home from World War II where he meets and marries Cynthia. Haunted by his past, he is driven deep into despair. But when Cynthia turns to God at the 1949 Billy graham crusade, her most fervent prayer for Louis is to find peace and forgiveness.

Bohemian Rhapsody: A critically acclaimed celebration of Queen, their music, and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and convention to become one of history’s most beloved entertainers. Following Queen’s meteoric rise, their revolutionary sound, and Freddie’s solo career, the film also chronicles the band’s reunion, and one of the greatest performances in rock history.

White Boy Rick: Set in the 1980s Detroit at the height of the crack epidemic and the war on drugs, White Boy Rick is based on the moving true story of a blue-collar father and his teenage son, Rick Wershe Jr., who became an undercover police informant and later a drug dealer before he was abandoned by his handlers and sentenced to life in prison.

The Girl in the Spider’s Web: Lisbeth Salander and journalist Mikael Blomkvist find themselves caught in a web of spies, cyber criminals and corrupt government officials, as they race to rescue a dangerous program capable of global destruction held by shadowy figures linked to Lisbeth’s past.

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