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Movies are checked out for one week - unlike music and books.

November list by Nanette Alderman
Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo
Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo
Warner Oland, Keye Luke, and Virginia Field, 1937, not rated

Lee and Charlie become caught up in a feud between rival financiers which involves the Chans in a web of murder and blackmail.

Goldstone
GoldstoneAaron Pedersen, Alex Russell, Jacki Weaver, David Wenham, David Gulpilil, and Cheng Pei-Pei, 2016, rated r

Detective Jay Swan arrives in the frontier town of Goldstone on a missing persons inquiry. What seems like a simple investigation opens a web of crime, corruption, trampling of indigenous people's land rights, and human trafficking. Jay must pull his life together and bury his differences with young local cop Josh, so together they can bring justice to Goldstone.

Harper
HarperPaul Newman, Lauren Bacall, Janet Leigh, and Julie Harris, 1966, not rated

Hard-boiled private investigator Lew Harper is hired to locate a missing millionaire.

Hidden
Hidden. Series 1Sian Reese-Williams, Rhodri Meilir, Gwyneth Keyworth, and Ian Saynor, 2018, not rated

In this noir thriller from the team behind Hinterland, DI Cadi John investigates a string of disappearances in the mountains of Wales.

No Offence
No Offence. Series 2Elaine Cassidy, Joanna Scanlan, Alexandra Roach, Will Mellor, Paul Ritter, and Colin Salmon, 2017, not rated

DI Vivienne Deering returns to work from bereavement leave after her husband's death, but only Viv's impulsive subordinate, DC Dinah Kowalska, knows the brutal truth of what really happened to him. Then in her first week back, a bomb blast at a funeral plunges Deering and her team headfirst into a gang war inflamed by a crime family matriarch who is just as ferocious as Deering herself.

Picnic at Hanging Rock
Picnic at Hanging Rock
Natalie Dormer, Don Hany, Samara Weaving, Anna McGahan, and Yael Stone, 2018, not rated

A reimagining of the iconic Australian novel that plunges us into the mysterious disappearances of three schoolgirls and their governess on Valentine's Day, 1900. Exploring the event's far-reaching impact on the students and staff of Appleyard College, their enigmatic headmistress and the nearby township, theories soon abound, paranoia sets in, long-held secrets surface, and the mystery deepens.