While January seemed to last forever, February has flown by and we’re already moving into March! But don’t miss out on these wonderful titles – from action-remakes to award-nominees and plenty for the whole family – let’s check out just some of the titles hitting the library shelves in March.
M | Action | March 11
The new Angels are working for the mysterious Charles Townsend, whose investigative agency has expanded internationally. Under the guidance of Bosley, the Angels have to protect a revolutionary technology from becoming weaponised. They will have to rely on each other as their assignment becomes increasingly treacherous and even those closest to them can no longer be trusted.
Cast: Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, Ella Balinska
M | Drama| March 11
The circumstances surrounding the death of crime novelist Harlan Thrombey are mysterious, but there’s one thing that renowned Detective Benoit Blanc knows for sure–everyone in the wildly dysfunctional Thrombey family is a suspect. Now, Blanc must sift through a web of lies and red herrings to uncover the truth.
Cast: Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Ana de Armas, Michael Shannon
Playing with Fire
PG | Comedy | March 25
When firefighter Jake Carson and his team rescue three siblings in the path of a wildfire, they quickly realise that no amount of training could have prepared them for their most challenging job yet – babysitting. While trying to locate the children’s parents, the firefighters have their lives, jobs and even their fire station turned upside down and learn that kids – much like fires – are wild and full of surprises.
Cast: John Cena, Keegan-Michael Key, John Leguizamo
M | Comedy | March 25
Writer director Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok, Hunt for the Wilderpeople), brings his signature style of humor and pathos to his latest film – a World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother is hiding a young Jewish girl in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler, Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.
Cast: Taika Waititi, Roman Griffin Davis, Scarlett Johansson
The Dead Don’t Die
MA15+ | Horror | March 11
In the sleepy small town of Centreville, something is not quite right. The moon hangs large and low in the sky, the hours of daylight are becoming unpredictable and animals are beginning to exhibit unusual behaviour. No-one foresees the strangest and most dangerous repercussion that will soon start plaguing the town: The Dead Don’t Die – they rise from their graves and savagely attack and feast on the living – and the citizens must battle for their survival.
Cast: Bill Murray, Adam Driver, Tom Waits
The Good Liar
MA15+ | Drama | March 18
Career con man Roy sets his sights on his latest mark: recently widowed Betty, worth millions. And he means to take it all. But as the two draw closer, what should have been another simple swindle takes on the ultimate stakes. Legendary actors Mirren and McKellen star together on screen for the first time in this suspenseful drama about the secrets people keep and the lies they live.
Cast: Helen Mirren, Ian McKellen, Russell Tovey
PG | Animated | March 4
Why was Elsa born with magical powers? The answer is calling her and threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, she’ll set out on a dangerous but remarkable journey. In “Frozen,” Elsa feared her powers were too much for the world. In “Frozen 2,” she must hope they are enough.
Cast: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad
The Addams Family
PG | Animated| March 25
Members of the mysterious and spooky Addams family – Gomez, Morticia, Pugsley, Wednesday, Uncle Fester and Grandma – are readily preparing for a visit from their even creepier relatives. But trouble soon arises when shady TV personality Margaux Needler realises that the Addams’ eerie hilltop mansion is standing in the way of her dream to sell all the houses in the neighbourhood.
Cast: Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz
Finke: There and Back
M | Documentary | March 18
For the riders, the spectators and the town of Alice Springs, the Finke Desert Race is more than a race. Finke: There and Back delves below the surface to uncover what makes them tick, what drives them to put their lives on the line when they strap their helmets on. Paraplegic Isaac Elliott is attempting to complete the race that he started a decade earlier. Scruff Hamill, who lives in a shed full of bikes in Sydney, makes the trip to tick off a bucket list event. Meanwhile, the factory race teams at the head of the field fight for pride and to be named ‘King of the Desert.’
PG | Documentary| March 11
Many tales have been told of Africa, but this is the intimate story of the animal families who live there, told from inside their world. A drama where the characters’ lives are as entwined as their stories and it all plays out across the Serengeti’s magnificent Pride Lands. there’s passion and devotion, friendship and loss, jealousy and rivalry, tragedy and ultimately triumph. For the characters it is an emotional story of a year that would change all their lives forever.
Anne Frank: Parallel Stories
M | Documentary| March 11
In this documentary film, Helen Mirren introduces audiences to Anne’s story through the words in her diary: an extraordinary text that has made the tragedy of Nazism known to millions of readers all over the world and revealed the brilliant, enlightening intelligence of a young girl who wanted to become a writer. Anne’s story is intertwined with that of five Holocaust survivors, teenage girls just like her, with the same ideals, the same desire to live, the same courage.
Dirty John: Season 1
MA15+ | Drama| March 11
Debra’s seemingly perfect life is disrupted as she falls for a handsome doctor who sweeps her into a whirlwind romance. But her handsome new beau pulls Debra into a sinister game of psychological manipulation.
Cast: Connie Britton, Eric Bana, Julia Garner
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