GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING: Hailed as a masterpiece of restrained erotic tension, Girl With a Pearl Earring is an achingly beautiful tale of forbidden love and tormented talent. Set in cloistered 17th century Holland, Scarlett Johansson is Griet, an innocent young woman sent to work in the household of the mysterious painter, Dutch Master, Johannes Vermeer (Colin Firth).
Despite his wife's protestations about their new maid, Vermeer begins to see intelligence and understanding flickering in her eyes and slowly, tentatively lets her in to his private world of oils, canvasses and concentration.
But the ramifications of this tender and intimate bond will be explosive when Vermeer asks his young muse to secretly pose for his latest painting.
THE BLACK DAHLIA: Her name was Elizabeth Short. She was a beautiful Hollywood starlet determined to be famous but destined to be infamous. It was the most notorious murder in California history. To the public, it was a sensation. To the two police officers investigating, it became an obsession. From master storyteller, Brian De Palma, comes an intriguing tale of corruption, cover-up, dream-crushing and disillusionment the stuff of classic pulp fiction. Inspired by the real events of Betty Shorts brutal murder, The Black Dahlia unravels a riveting story about the corridors of power and the depravity of the streets.
IN GOOD COMPANY: When his company is reorganised, an aging executive gets demoted and finds himself with a much younger, 20-something boss. To further complicate the situation, the boss begins having an affair with the demoted man's daughter.
DON JON: Jon Martello (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) is a strong, handsome, good old fashioned guy. His buddies call him Don Jon due to his ability to "pull" a different woman every weekend, but even the finest fling doesn't the bliss he finds alone in front of the computer watching pornography. Barbara Sugarman (Scarlett Johansson) is a bright, beautiful, good old fashioned girl. Raised on romantic Hollywood movies, she's determined to find her Prince Charming and ride off into the sunset. Wrestling with good old fashioned expectations of the opposite sex, Jon and Barbara struggle against a media culture full of false fantasies to try and find true intimacy in this unexpected.
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.