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Low Winter Sun: Season 1 (DVD)
Filmed on location in Detroit, this gritty and provocative crime drama explores the city's many contradictions, from its physical and spiritual decay to its survivors' resilence.
Ja'mie Private Schoolgirl (DVD)
Ja'mie: Private School Girl chronicles the final few months of school for 17-year-old Ja'mie King, her classmates and family, as they're impacted by a series of events that will change Ja'mie's life forever.
Breaking Bad: Final Season (DVD)
It all ends with a bang! In the final episodes, Emmy winners Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul bring the saga of Breaking Bad to a bloody conclusion in their roles as meth kingpin Walter White and his guilt-ridden partner Jesse...
The Walking Dead: Season 3 (DVD)
In the highly anticipated new season, Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) and his fellow survivors continue to seek refuge in a desolate and post-apocalyptic world and soon discover that there are greater forces to fear than just the...
Redesign My Brain: Season 1 (DVD)
See Australian television personality Todd Sampson (Gruen Transfer) put brain training to the test as he undergoes a radical brain makeover in a three-part documentary series on the revolutionary new science of brain plasticity.
Longmire: Season 1 (DVD)
To close murder cases under open skies, he's your man. Out of bestselling author Craig Johnson's mystery novels strides Walt Longmire, the charismatic and unflappable sheriff of Absaroka County and the world-weary yet dedicated...
Homeland: Season 2 (DVD)
As the situation at home and abroad escalates, Carrie and Brody's worlds will collide yet again, deepening a relationship built on lies, suspicion and longing. Will Carrie finally be vindicated for the truth she was so close to...
Downton Abbey: Season 3 (DVD)
Set in 1920 as England recovers from The Great War, the epic third series sees the return of all of the much-loved characters in the sumptuous setting of Downton Abbey.
Borgen: Season 1 (DVD)
A drama series about the fight for political power - and about the personal sacrifices and consequences this has for those involved on and behind the political stage.
Australian Encounters: Heroes Villains & Ratbags (DVD)
Presented with humour and verve, Australian Encounters celebrates ten historic encounters, each between a renowned Australian and an international mover and shaker. It's memorable, informative and often astonishing.
Hannibal Season 1 (DVD)
From the creative mind of Bryan Fuller (Pushing Daisies) and starring Mads Mikkelsen (Casino Royale), Hugh Dancy (Black Hawk Down) and Laurence Fishburne (The Matrix), comes the chilling new series Hannibal.
Veep: Season 1 (DVD)
Former Senator Selina Meyer (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) has accepted the call to serve as Vice President of the United States. The job is nothing like she imagined and everything she was warned about.
The Bridge: Season 1 (DVD)
The body of a woman is found in the middle of the Oresund Bridge between Sweden and Denmark. Half the body belongs to a Swedish politician and the other half to a Danish prostitute. A bi-national team of inspectors is put...
The Fall (DVD)
In her first lead role in an investigative series since The X Files, Gillian Anderson brings the same intelligence and depth of character to her portrayal of Stella Gibson, a successful, highly driven homicide...
Derek: Season 1 (DVD)
A bittersweet comedy-drama about a group of outsiders living on societies margins, Derek centres around Derek Noakes (Gervais), a tender, innocent man whose love for his job at a retirement home shines through. Derek cares deeply...
Mad Men: Season 6 (DVD)
A drama about one of New York's most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s, focusing on one of the firm's most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper.
Borgias: Season 3 (DVD)
Oscar winner Jeremy Irons stars in The Borgias, the saga of history's most infamous crime family. Conspiring with his ruthless sons and poisonously seductive daughter, the charismatic Rodrigo Borgia will let nothing and no one...
The Killing: Season 3 (DVD)
Detective Inspector Sarah Lund (Sofie Grabol) returns in the long-awaited third and final series of The Killing (Forbrydelsen) Trilogy. Kidnappings, multiple murders, an apparent suicide and a government on the verge of collapse...
Detective De Luca (DVD)
Detective De Luca's beat is Bologna, and the Adriatic coastline. He's a hard-bitten cop working in an extremely insecure time in Italian history. He has little time for those battling in power, and sets his sights firmly on the...
Inspector Montalbano: Volume 6 (DVD)
After 5 collections, we reach the end of the novels written by Andrea Camilleri. Could this be Inspector Montalbano's last stand? For nearly a decade, Luca Zingaretti has played the gruff, yet stylish Police Inspector from...
Borgen Season 2 (DVD)
Borgen is a drama series about the political power play in Denmark today, and about the personal costs and consequences for the players - both on and off the political stage.
Lewis: Season 1 - 5 (DVD) (Box-set)
Series 1 - 5 of hit crime drama show Lewis stars Kevin Whately as Detective Inspector Robbie Lewis, ably assisted by his partner DS Hathaway, played by Laurence Fox. Together they investigate more murder mysteries against the...
Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries: Season 2 (Volume 1) (DVD)
The second series of Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries builds on the meticulously constructed world of series one as it follows the independent, glamorous and unflappable leading lady detective Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis).
The Good Wife: Season 4 (DVD)
Alicia Florrick (Emmy and Golden Globe winner Julianna Margulies) brings her sharp mind and signature grace to challenges both in and out of the courtroom. This season, she falls in sync with estranged husband Peter (Chris Noth)...
Ripper Street (DVD)
Haunted by the failure to catch London's most evil killer, Jack the Ripper, Inspector Edmund Reid now heads up the notorious H Division the toughest police district in the East End. Rich episodic storylines meld with the...
The Time Of Our Lives (DVD)
The Time of Our Lives invites you into the sometimes crushing embrace of the Tivolli family as they juggle, fight, love and play their way through the challenges of contemporary family life. Love, work and family are what...
The critically acclaim, Broadchurch, centers on the investigation into the murder of a young boy in a British seaside town. Leading the investigation are two detectives - the strong yet compassionate local Detective Sergeant,...
Portlandia: Season 2 (DVD)
Welcome back to the absurd and embarrassingly familiar world of Portlandia. Starring in the second season of this cult-hit show, Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein continue their comedic assault on hipster culture with all new...
Dancing On The Edge (DVD)
Dancing On The Edge follows a black jazz bands rise to success in 1930s London, before violence and prejudice brings it crashing back to earth. This original drama captures a moment in history where music transcended the divisions...
Breaking Bad: Season 5 (DVD)
In the highly anticipated new season, a newly empowered and increasingly remorseless Walter White (Bryan Cranston) finds himself attempting to control a tenuous empire. But uneasy lies the head that wears the crown.
Inspector Soneri: Fog and Crimes 2 (DVD)
Detective Soneri is a grizzled, battle-weary cop in the tradition of Wallander and Columbo. He's based in Ferarra, and is clearly attempting to srat out afresh after hard times. He's precise, he's measured, and he never seems to...
The Killing: Season 2 (DVD)
The body of a slain woman is found in a Copenhagen park commemorating Danish Resistance in WWII. A symbolic act? An ex-soldier disabled while serving in Afghanistan is savagely killed. A deadly warning? Copenhagen's...
Underbelly: Squizzy (DVD)
Spanning the years 1915 to 1927, Underbelly: Squizzy will chronicle the exploits of Joseph Theodore Leslie Taylor, known to all as Squizzy the vertically challenged crime tsar whose ego and ambition knew no boundaries.
Anthony Bourdain’s The Layover: Season 1 (DVD)
Anthony Bourdain is a seasoned traveler who's hit up all corners of the globe many times over. More often than not, he has time to kill in some of the world's biggest airport hubs. Instead of sitting at the airport hotel, he sets...
A Place To Call Home (DVD)
From the creator (Bevan Lee) of Packed to the Rafters, Always Greener and Winners & Losers comes A Place to Call Home. Set in Australia in the 1950s, it's a compelling and romantic story of one woman's journey to heal her soul...
Monroe: Season 2 (DVD)
Eighteen months since his divorce and maverick neurosurgeon Gabriel Monroe (James Nesbitt) remains at St Matthew s Hospital, still charming his patients into the operating theatre, baffling his two trainees and coming into daily...
Lewis: Season 6 (DVD)
Kevin Whately stars as Detective Inspector Robbie Lewis in four new stories, ably assisted by his partner DS Hathaway, played by Laurence Fox. Together they investigate more murder mysteries against the historic and glorious...
Dream Build: Season 1 (DVD)
Dream Build follows the inspiring and aspirational personal stories of Australians who have turned their dreams of building a home into a spectacular reality. The front door will open to some of Australia's cutting edge homes,...
Dexter: Season 7 (DVD)
Meet Dexter Morgan. By day he's a blood spatter pattern expert for the Miami Metro police department. But by night - he takes on an entirely different persona: serial killer.
Nurse Jackie: Season 4 (DVD)
Nurse Jackie stars Primetime Emmy Award-winning actress Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton, a strong-willed and brilliant - but very flawed - emergency room nurse.
True Blood: Season 5 (DVD)
Returning for its fifth season, True Blood is HBO's sexy, scary, wildly entertaining drama series based on the Sookie Stackhouse novels by Charlaine Harris.
The Thick Of It: Season 4 (DVD)
Rebecca Front and Peter Capaldi reprise their BAFTA-winning roles as Nicola Murray and Malcolm Tucker, now consigned to the opposition benches, but still desperate for power. Roger Allam returns as Peter Mannion, the new Secretary...
The Newsroom: Season 1 (DVD)
From the mind of Aaron Sorkin, creator of The West Wing and screenwriter of The Social Network and Moneyball, comes The Newsroom, a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-news program at the...
House of Cards: Season 1 (DVD)
House Of Cards is a wickedly suspenseful one-hour drama series that slithers behind the curtain of power, sex, ambition, love, greed and corruption in modern Washington D.C.
Miranda: Season 3 (DVD)
Miranda is 6 feet 1 inch tall and gets called Sir all too often. She has never fitted in with her old boarding school friends, and finds social situations awkward, especially around men. She is a constant disappointment to her...
Lilyhammer: Season 1 (DVD)
A New York mobster goes into hiding in rural Lillehammer in Norway after testifying against his former associates.
Gourmet Farmer: Season 3 (DVD)
In Gourmet Farmer Series 3, Matthew's new goal is to become self-sufficient and to generate enough income to support his family.
Call The Midwife: Season 2 (DVD)
The story is about a group of midwives based in East London in the 1950s. It's 1958 and the hard-working midwives of Nonnatus House continue to serve the crowded tenements and slums of Poplar. As they struggle with the challenges...
Prisoners Of War: Season 1 (DVD)
The Israeli drama that inspired the US series HomelandPrisoners of War begins with the return of three soldiers who had been in captivity for 17 years. Two of them come back alive; one...
Parade’s End (DVD)
In the dying days of Edwardian England, English aristocrat Christopher Tietjens finds himself marrying Sylvia, a beautiful but cruel socialite who is pregnant with a child who may or may not be his.Christopher is determined to...
Game Of Thrones: Season 2 (DVD)
In the second season, the coveted Iron Throne is occupied by cruel young Joffrey Baratheon, counselled by his conniving mother Cersei and his uncle Tyrion, who has been appointed Hand of the King. However, the Lannister...
Grand Designs Australia: Season 3 (DVD)
Building your own house is an epic undertaking, drawing on the self-builder's deepest reserves of endurance, determination and cash. Based on the highly successful UK show and hosted by award-winning architect Peter Maddison,...
The Hour: Season 2 (DVD)
Rejoining The Hour a year on in 1957, the team are still striving to broadcast the stories they believe in, grappling with the disturbing threat of the Cold War and a country in the grip of unsettling, rapid change. Bel...
Inspector Montalbano Volume 5 Dvd
From the pen of Sicilian writer, Andrea Camilleri, Inspector
Montalbano's gruff and charismatic style of crime investigations
remains a huge favourite with Australian fans. Inspector Montalbano
resides in a fictional seaside...
The Sopranos: Complete Collection (DVD)
Tony Soprano tries to be a good family man on two fronts - to his wife, kids and widowed mother - and as a capo in the New Jersey mob. The pressures of work and family life give him anxiety attacks, so Tony starts seeing a...
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