DVD & Blu-ray

Since we began supplying DVDs in 2003 we have built relationships with a large number of suppliers and the wider film and video industry in NZ and internationally. These range from the large wholesale suppliers in NZ (e.g. Roadshow) and in the UK (Gardners), to smaller suppliers and production companies who sell directly to us. 

Lara Croft

Lara Croft

Lara Croft is the fiercely independent daughter of an eccentric adventurer who vanished when she was scarcely a teen. Determined to forge her own path, she refuses to take the reins of her father's global empire just as staunchly as she rejects the idea that he's truly gone. Advised to face the facts and move forward after seven years without him, even Lara can't understand what drives her to finally solve the puzzle of his mysterious death.

Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool

Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool

Based on Peter Turner's memoir, the film follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner (Bell) and the eccentric Academy Award ®-winning actress Gloria Grahame in 1978 Liverpool. What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her young lover quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner being the person Gloria turns to for comfort. Their passion and lust for life is tested to the limits by events beyond their control.

Lady Bird

Lady Bird

Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson fights against but is exactly like her wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mom a nurse working tirelessly to keep her family afloat after Lady Bird's father loses his job. Set in Sacramento, California in 2002, amidst a rapidly shifting American economic landscape, Lady Bird is an affecting look at the relationships that shape us, the beliefs that define us, and the unmatched beauty of a place called home.

“Lady Bird understands late adolescence as the endless accumulations of tiny humiliations and a deep, unutterable yearning for escape.” - Newsweek

Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes For Lizards

Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes For Lizards

The maestro of mules…

An in-depth portrait of MANOLO BLAHNIK, self-confessed ‘cobbler’ and the man regarded by most influential fashion figures as the best shoe-maker of the 20th and 21st centuries. A film for anyone who has ever looked longingly at a pair of ‘Manolos’. Features interviews from many famous fashionistas including Anna Winotur, André Leon Talley, Rihanna and Karlie Kloss.

Manifesto

Manifesto

Manifesto was originally a 2015 Australian-German multi-screen film installation written, produced and directed by acclaimed German visual artist Julian Rosefeldt and starring two-time Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett. and has recently been on display at Auckland Art Gallery.

The film features Blanchett in 13 different roles as she performs a series of striking “manifestos” from 20th Century art movements in monologue form. It was shot over two weeks in December 2014 in locations in and around Berlin. From anchorwoman to homeless man to choreographer to scientist the chameleon-like Blanchett gives it all she’s got as weaves together history’s most impassioned artistic statements in what essentially plays as a contemporary call to action.

The Dragon Spell

The Dragon Spell

A young boy embarks on a fantastic quest to save both the world of humans and the world of magic from a witch possessed by a dragon’s ghost. Together with Eddie, the wanna-be wizard, and Rocky, the feral wild child, he’ll have to prove what it takes to be a real hero!

A Doggone Adventure

A Doggone Adventure

Junior detectives Ricky and David Hill are part of a family that loves a good mystery, along with their mother Amy and their dad Steven who hosts a popular mystery show. They stumble upon Murphy, the whacky canine from A Doggone Christmas and A Doggone Hollywood, and team up to help him unravel the mystery behind his telepathic talents. The adventure continues as they find themselves entangled in a world of UFOs, government conspiracies and secret agents; running from unscrupulous forces chasing after them, seeking out Murphy for their own bizarre ends. Will Murphy and the curious kids discover the secret from his past that explains how he can communicate with humans? Embark on A Doggone Adventure to find out.

Loving Vincent

Loving Vincent

The truth is, we cannot speak other than by our paintings. France, Summer 1891. Armand Roulin, a feckless and directionless young man, is given a letter by his father, Postman Joseph Roulin, to hand-deliver to Paris. He is to deliver it to the brother of his father’s friend Vincent van Gogh who, they have just heard, killed himself. Armand is none too pleased with the mission: he is embarrassed by his father’s association with Vincent, a foreign painter who cut off his ear and was committed to the local asylum.

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

This is a darkly comic drama from Academy Award winner Martin McDonagh (IN BRUGES). After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Dixon, an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing's law enforcement is only exacerbated.

“As with all of McDonagh's work, Mildred's almost Biblical quest for justice is marked by a dark, blistering wit, and a humanity that belies all the deeply flawed characters, hidden under their irreverent humour and often violent interactions.” - Hot Press

Phantom Thread

Phantom Thread

Set in the glamour of 1950's post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and his sister Cyril (Lesley Manville) are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutants and dames with the distinct style of The House of Woodcock. Women come and go through Woodcock's life, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship, until he comes across a young, strong-willed woman, Alma (Vicky Krieps), who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover.

“The attention to detail, the use of certain colors, the lush and vibrant photography of the dresses Reynolds makes and the clothes he wears – they're honestly breathtaking.” - Chicago Sun-Times

Molly's Game

Molly's Game

MOLLY'S GAME is based on the true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested in the middle of the night by 17 FBI agents wielding automatic weapons. Her players included Hollywood royalty, sports stars, business titans and finally, unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob. Her only ally was her criminal defense lawyer Charlie Jaffey, who learned that there was much more to Molly than the tabloids led us to believe.

“Even though this is Sorkin's directing debut, quite a bit of the clarity comes from the visuals, annotated when necessary, precisely shot and edited with nearly every trick known to contemporary filmmaking.” - NPR

Black Panther

Black Panther

"Black Panther” follows T'Challa who, after the events of “Captain America: Civil War,” returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to take his place as King. However, when an old enemy reappears on the radar, T'Challa's mettle as King and Black Panther is tested when he is drawn into a conflict that puts the entire fate of Wakanda and the world at risk.

“One of the year's best films, and one that transcends the superhero genre to emerge as an epic of operatic proportions.”

RogerEbert.com


Blaze And The Monster Machines: Night Riders

Blaze And The Monster Machines: Night Riders

AJ is an 8-year-old techie who drives monster-truck Blaze, the top racer in Axle City. The two go on adventures that have them taking on problems involving science and math.

Peppa Pig: Gerald Giraffe

Peppa Pig: Gerald Giraffe

Gerald Giraffe is a new member of the playgroup, who makes his debut in the episode of the same name. He is the tallest child of the playgroup.

Earth: One Amazing Day

Earth: One Amazing Day

Earth: One Amazing Day, an astonishing journey revealing the awesome power of the natural world. Over the course of one single day, we track the sun from the highest mountains to the remotest islands to exotic jungles. Breakthroughs in film-making technology bring you up close with a cast of unforgettable characters. Told with humour, intimacy and a jaw-dropping sense of cinematic splendour, Earth: One Amazing Day highlights how every day is filled with more wonders than you can possibly imagine- until now.

No Ordinary Sheila

No Ordinary Sheila

If you haven’t already heard of Sheila Natusch, prepare to be inspired. The story of this writer, illustrator, natural historian and outdoors adventurer is a beautiful journey through a unique life, made with love by her cousin and long-time Kiwi filmmaker, Hugh Macdonald. Featuring unique historic footage of the lower South Island in the 1930s and 40s, NO ORDINARY SHEILA offers a fascinating glimpse into Sheila's life, including her childhood on rugged Stewart Island and her education at Otago University, where she became friends with Janet Frame. Sheila's unquenchable spirit, feisty wit and never-give-up attitude are by turns funny, touching and inspiring.

Call Me By Your Name

Call Me By Your Name

Call Me By Your Name is the story of a sudden and powerful romance that blooms between seventeen-year-old Elio and his father's house guest Oliver during a restless summer on the Italian Riviera. Unrelenting currents of obsession and fear, fascination and desire threaten to overwhelm the lovers who at first feign indifference to the charge between them. What grows from the depths of their souls is a romance of scarcely six weeks' duration, and an experience that marks them for a lifetime.

Darkest Hour

Darkest Hour

During the early days of World War II, with the fall of France imminent, Britain faces its darkest hour as the threat of invasion looms. As the seemingly unstoppable Nazi forces advance, and with the Allied army cornered on the beaches of Dunkirk, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the leadership of the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill. While maneuvering his political rivals, he must confront the ultimate choice: negotiate with Hitler and save the British people at a terrible cost or rally the nation and fight on against incredible odds.

Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok

Let The Games Begin

Imprisoned on the other side of the universe, the mighty Thor finds himself in a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against the Hulk, his former ally and fellow Avenger. Thor's quest for survival leads him in a race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home world and the Asgardian civilization.

“The Marvel Cinematic Universe's most audacious entry so far, Thor's third stand-alone movie goes there with wild, bold choices – and it succeeds on many levels.” – Common Sense Media

“This movie is just so much fun, it's a hilarious superhero romp and nigh impossible to watch without a grin on your face.” – Flicks.co.nz

The Man Who Invented Christmas

The Man Who Invented Christmas

The journey that led to Charles Dickens' creation of “A Christmas Carol,” a timeless tale that would redefine the holiday.

“It pushes its hero off his pedestal but delivers him – like Tom Hulce's Mozart in Amadeus – to a much better place, the earthy company of fellow citizens who dream of being inspired.” - Time Out

“Just like Stevens as Dickens, The Man Who Invented Christmas is immensely likeable, and undoubtedly will having you leaving the theatre feeling more festive than when you entered.” - New Zealand Herald

The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's Tale

Facing environmental disasters and a plunging birthrate, Gilead is ruled by a twisted fundamentalism in its militarized “return to traditional values.” As one of the few remaining fertile women, Offred (Elisabeth Moss) is a Handmaid in the Commander's household, one of the caste of women forced into sexual servitude as a last desperate attempt to repopulate the world. In this terrifying society, Offred must navigate between Commanders, their cruel Wives, domestic Marthas, and her fellow Handmaids with one goal: to survive and find the daughter that was taken from her.

“Atwood's story may now be an artifact about an artifact, but it retains its great power as a reminder of the thin tissue between the past and the present.” – Emily Nussbaum New Yorker

My Life As A Zuccchini

My Life As A Zuccchini

After his mother’s sudden death, Zucchini is befriended by a police officer, Raymond, who accompanies him to his new foster home, filled with other orphans his age. With Raymond’s help and his newfound friends, Zucchini eventually learns to trust and love, as he searches for a new family of his own. From its debut in Director’s For­tnight at Cannes to winning audience awards at festivals around the world, this accomplished debut feature from director Claude Barras, based on a script from acclaimed writer/director Céline Sciamma (Girlhood, Tomboy), has now been nominated for both an Academy Award® and Golden Globe Award® for Best Animated Feature. Brought to life through memorable character designs and expressive stop-motion animation, the story soars with laughter, sorrow, and joy.

Ferdinand

Ferdinand

After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure.

“In the title role, wrestler-turned-actor John Cena gives Ferdinand just the right balance of sweetness and strength. He becomes the wholly convincing center of the parable.” - Washington Post

Coast NZ S2

Coast NZ S2

Coast NZ returns, continuing its exploration of the panoramic beauty and history of New Zealand’s coas­tline. This time the new six-part series ventures to Stewart Island, and takes in the West Coast of the South Island, plus Christchurch and Banks Peninsula. In the North Island Taranaki, Hawkes Bay and Coromandel feature in the one hour episodes. Acclaimed Scottish archaeologist, historian, author and broadcaster Neil Oliver comes back to Aotearora to lead this epic exploration of the coast.

The Mountain Between Us

The Mountain Between Us

What if your life depended on a stranger?

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across hundreds of miles of wilderness, pushing one another to endure and discovering strength they never knew possible.

Vipo The Flying Dog

Vipo The Flying Dog

Vipo and his friends get transferred to an unknown place called Time Island! Can the Time Master help them to get back home? Vipo sets out on different quests to fantastic kingdoms where he meets the Four Season Rulers. They stole the four magic stones from the Time Master's amulet. Can Vipo retrieve the stones so that they can return home?

Another Mother's Son

Another Mother's Son

Another Mother's Son is the extraordinary true story of defiance, bravery and betrayal during the Nazi occupation on the Channel Islands during the Second World War. When a Russian soldier escapes the labour camps, Louisa decides to offer shelter, and by doing so risks the lives of friends and family who face the prospect of capture and deportation to Germany.

“This is a story absolutely worth telling, the closing captions leaving us in no doubt about the heroism of average Channel Islanders during those darkest of hours.” – Radio Times

Goodbye Christopher Robin

Goodbye Christopher Robin

GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN gives a rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne, and his nanny Olive, Christopher Robin and his family are swept up in the international success of the books; the enchanting tales bringing hope and comfort to England after the First World War. But with the eyes of the world on Christopher Robin, what will the cost be to the family?

“This solidly acted and directed small-scale family relationship melodrama should have you shedding a tear, or three…” – Flicks.co.nz

The Beautiful Fantastic

The Beautiful Fantastic

Bella Brown is a beautifully quirky young woman who dreams of writing and illustrating a successful children’s book. Despite her abandonment as a child, the all consuming OCD, the unfulfilled dream, her awful boss at the library and her paralyzing fear of flora and fauna, Bella is down but not out. She has a spark, an edge, a talent and a voice that we can feel from the get go. When Bella is forced by her landlord to deal with her neglected garden or face eviction, she meets her nemesis, match and mentor in Alfie Stephenson, a cantankerous, loveless, rich old man who lives next door and is an amazing horticulturalist.

Tulip Fever

Tulip Fever

An artist falls for a young married woman while he's commissioned to paint her portrait during the tulip mania of 17th century Amsterdam. The two invest in the risky tulip market in hopes to build a future together.

“Under close analysis, none of this elaborate subterfuge makes much sense, but the film is so polished in its technical proficiency that I found the absence of logic forgivable.” – Rex Reed – New York Observer