Tue, 05 September 2023
A Day and a Half
This Swedish drama thriller follows a man (Alexej Manvelov) desperate to reunite with his daughter and decides the best way to do that is to arm up and break into a hospital where her mother works.
Caught between her Roma roots and pressure from her friends, a 17-year-old girl aspires to become a hip-hop musician despite her parents’ strict rules.
Top Boy (Season 3)
Two seasoned drug dealers return to the gritty streets of London, but their pursuit of money and power is threatened by a young and ruthless hustler.
It’s no secret that Barbie fever has taken the world by storm in recent months. So, we just had to see what the fuss was all about! Barbie and Ken are having the time of their lives in the colourful and seemingly perfect world of Barbie Land. However, when they get a chance to go to the real world, they soon discover the joys and perils of living among humans.
Audiences have been mesmerised by the colourful sets, doll-like outfits and humorous dialogue, but Barbie has a much deeper message for viewers to unpack. It’s a coming-of-age movie which acknowledges several challenges that women all around the world face including the need to meet impossible beauty standards and being underrepresented. The movie also significantly addresses the effects of patriarchy. At the end of the day, Barbie is an eye-opener which will leave women of all ages feeling inspired and, more importantly, understood.
During World War II, Lt. Gen. Leslie Groves Jr. appoints physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer to work on the top-secret Manhattan Project. Oppenheimer and a team of scientists spend years developing and designing the atomic bomb. Their work comes to fruition on July 16, 1945, as they witness the world’s first nuclear explosion, forever changing the course of history. This dramatisation of his life story sees his life from university days all the way to post-WW2, where his fame saw him embroiled in political machinations.
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart
When Alice Hart, aged 9, tragically loses her parents in a mysterious fire, she is taken to live with her grandmother June at Thornfield flower farm, where she learns that there are secrets within secrets about her and her family’s past. Set against Australia’s breath-taking, natural landscape, and with native wildflowers and plants providing a way to express the inexpressible, this enthralling family drama spans decades.
Harlan Coben’s Shelter follows the story of Mickey Bolitar after the sudden death of his father leads him to start a new life in Kasselton, New Jersey. Mickey quickly finds himself tangled in the mysterious disappearance of a new student at his school, Ashley Kent, which leads to uncovering unimaginable secrets within their quiet suburban community. With the help of his friends, the inventive Spoon, and secretive Ema, Mickey pulls back the sleepy facade of Kasselton to reveal a dark underground that may hold the answers to decades of disappearances, deaths, and legends.
Ahsoka Tano (Rosario Dawson) is on the hunt for the evil Grand Admiral Thrawn in the hope it will help her locate the missing Ezra Bridger, the young Jedi that disappeared with Thrawn many years ago. Based on characters from the Star Wars franchise and a spinoff of the TV series The Mandalorian.
Farm Dreams is a six-part documentary series following farmer/forager Indy Officinalis as she connects aspiring farmers with experts in order to help them live out their dream of living in nature on their own terms. More than just an exploration into the worlds of homesteading, aqua, micro, rooftop and indoor farming, hers is a journey of farmers helping farmers.