New DVD’s 20th-26th November

  • The Matrix Reloaded – In the second chapter of the Matrix trilogy, Neo (Keanu Reeves), Trinity (Carrie-Anne Moss) and Morpheus (Laurence Fishburne) continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army. In their quest to save the human race from extinction, they gain greater insight into the construct of The Matrix and Neo’s pivotal role in the fate of mankind. Library catalogue holdings details
  • Million Dollar Baby – Academy award winning film starring Hilary Swank, Clint Eastwood and Morgan Freeman. A hardened trainer/manager works with a determined woman in her attempt to establish herself as a boxer. Library catalogue holdings details
  • The Day After Tomorrow – is a 2004 apocalyptic science fiction film that depicts the catastrophic effects of global warming. The film starring Dennis Quaid and Jake Gyllenhaal boasts high-end special effects. Library catalogue holdings details
  • Fight Club – A pop culture phenomenon about an underground boxing club created as a radical form of psychotherapy. Starring Brad Pitt and Edward Norton. Library catalogue holdings details
  • Ice Age – Set during the Ice Age, a sabertooth tiger, a sloth, and a woolly mammoth find a lost human infant, and they try to return him to his tribe. Library catalogue holdings details
  • Mad Max– Mel Gibson. In an Australian dystopia of decaying order and violent highways, a police pursuit driver is drawn into a path of vengeance after a motorcycle gang targets him for the death of their former leader. Library catalogue holdings details
  • The Squid and the Whale – Jeff Daniels and Anna Paquin. Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980’s. Library catalogue holdings details
  • Syriana – Matt Damon and George Clooney(winner of Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor). A politically-charged epic about the state of the oil industry in the hands of those personally involved and affected by it. Written by Stephen Gaghan(winner of Academy Award for best original screenplay for Traffic), this film was also nominated for best original screenplay in 2006. Library catalogue holdings details
  • 50 Years of TV – fifty years of entertainment, comedy and news highlights from Australia‚Äôs channel Nine television network. A compilation of golden moments, capturing every era since Bruce Gingell said ‘Welcome to television.’ Library catalogue holdings details