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The films listed below are Alice's Latest Staff Picks, finding their way into this category generally as a result of agreement between staff that they have real merit for one reason or another. Most titles represent a safe choice for those that find choosing a film difficult or are bewildered by Alice's depth and breadth... For personal Staff Picks, you are cordially invited to take a journey into the mind's eye of Alice's movie mavens by clicking on the 'Staff Favourites' link (stage left). Click on the Alice Guide of your choice, and take an ushered journey through the looking glass and into their personal cinematic wonderland.

High Ground (Blu-ray) (2020)

6.5/10
Director: Stephen Johnson
Starring: Simon Baker, Jack Thompson, Ryan Corr

In a bid to save the last of his family, Gutjuk, a young Aboriginal man, teams up with ex-soldier Travis to track down Baywara, the most dangerous war... Read more

High Ground (2020)

6.5/10
Director: Stephen Johnson
Starring: Simon Baker, Jack Thompson, Ryan Corr

In a bid to save the last of his family, Gutjuk, a young Aboriginal man, teams up with ex-soldier Travis to track down Baywara, the most dangerous war... Read more

Bait (2019)

7.2/10
Director: Mark Jenkin
Starring: Simon Shepherd

Martin is a fisherman without a boat, his brother Steven having re-purposed it as a tourist tripper. With their childhood home now a get-away for Lond... Read more

Bait (Blu-ray) (2019)

7.2/10
Director: Mark Jenkin
Starring: Simon Shepherd

Martin is a fisherman without a boat, his brother Steven having re-purposed it as a tourist tripper. With their childhood home now a get-away for Lond... Read more

Synchronic (2019)

6.2/10
Starring: Anthony Mackie, Jamie Dornan, Bill Oberst Jr

Two New Orleans paramedics' lives are ripped apart after they encounter a series of horrific deaths linked to a designer drug with bizarre, otherworld... Read more

Sound Of Metal (2019)

7.8/10
Director: Darius Marder
Starring: Riz Ahmed, Olivia Cooke, Mathieu Amalric

Keeping at bay his inner demons by devoting himself to art, metal drummer, Ruben, has been living for the moment for the past four years. Then, while... Read more

Sound Of Metal (Blu-ray) (2019)

7.8/10
Director: Darius Marder
Starring: Riz Ahmed, Olivia Cooke, Mathieu Amalric

Keeping at bay his inner demons by devoting himself to art, metal drummer, Ruben, has been living for the moment for the past four years. Then, while... Read more

Corpus Christi (2019)

7.7/10
Director: Jan Komasa

Daniel experiences a spiritual transformation in a detention center. Although his criminal record prevents him from applying to the seminary, he has n... Read more

Babyteeth (2019)

7.2/10
Director: Shannon Murphy
Starring: Eliza Scanlen, Ben Mendelsohn, Essie Davis, Emily Barclay, Toby Wallace

Milla, a seriously ill teenager, falls in love with a drug dealer, Moses, her parents worst nightmare. Read more

Uncut Gems (2019)

7.4/10
Director: Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie
Starring: Adam Sandler, Idina Menzel

With his debts mounting and angry collectors closing in, a fast-talking New York City jeweler risks everything in hope of staying afloat and alive. Read more