Featured Acquisitions

Here you will be exposed to many films that are new or unique to Alice, or are the notable re-releases of VHS catalogue films. To earn their shelfspace, they must have demonstrated cinematic longevity, be exceptionally rare, of great interest to central control or have outstanding production values. All may be hired on a weekly basis.

Ferrari: Race to Immortality (2017)

Director: Daryl Goodrich

The true story of the Scuderia Ferrari motor team. Formed by Italian racing driver Enzo Ferrari in the golden years of motor racing, he pushed the tea... Read more

A Woman's Life (2016)

Director: Stephane Brize
Starring: Judith Chemla, Jean-Pierre Darroussin, Yolande Moreau

A fragmented account of the life of Jeanne as she sets out on the path of adult life and gradually experiences the harsh realities of a woman's life i... Read more

Hounds of Love (2016)

Director: Ben Young
Starring: Emma Booth, Ashleigh Cummings, Stephen Curry

In 1987, murderous couple John and Evelyn roam the streets of Perth, Australia, searching for their latest victim. Fate leads them to Vicki Maloney, a... Read more

Creed (Blu-Ray) (2015)

Director: Ryan Coogler
Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Phylicia Rashad, Tessa Thompson, Michael B Jordan, Tony Bell...

Adonis "Donnie" Johnson (Michael B. Jordan) is the illegitimate son of boxing legend Apollo Creed (once played by Carl Weathers) who was born after hi... Read more

Tale of Tales (Blu-ray) (2015)

Director: Matteo Garrone
Starring: John C Reilly, Salma Hayek, Vincent Cassel, Shirley Henderson, Stacy Martin, Tob...

Salma Hayek eating a serpents heart; Toby Jones cuddling a giant flea. Python meets Pasolini in this horrific, hilarious  and very grown up  fairy... Read more

Black Panther Woman (2014)

Director: Rachel Perkins

Marlene Cummins recounts her time with the leader of the Australian Black Panther Party in 1972, and her 40-year fight with addiction. Read more

Timbuktu (2014)

Director: Abderrahmane Sissako
Starring: Toulou Kiki, Abel Jafri

We are the guardians of all deeds since we arrived in this territory. So states one of the self-described jihadists who, with his colleagues and som... Read more

Summer in February (2013)

Director: Christopher Menaul
Starring: Dominic Cooper, Dan Stevens, Emily Browning, Hattie Morahan, Shaun Dingwall, Nic...

Two friends at a 1913 British artists colony compete for the affections of a comely debutante, but the object of their pursuit soon learns to regret h... Read more

Side Effects (Blu-ray) (2013)

Director: Steven Soderbergh
Starring: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Jude Law, Channing Tatum, Rooney Mara

Steven Soderbergh directs this psychological thriller following the effects of one woman's mental breakdown on those closest to her. In the hopes of t... Read more

Sunshine on Leith (Blu-ray) (2013)

Director: Dexter Fletcher
Starring: Jane Horrocks, Jason Flemyng, Peter Mullan, George MacKay, Antonia Thomas, Freya...

This film is a jubilant, heartfelt musical about the power of home, the hearth, family and love. It is the tale of one tight-knit family, and the thre... Read more