An ancient vendetta pitches Elba against McConaughey in Stephen King’s hotly-anticipated ‘The Dark Tower’, while Ryan Reynolds & Samuel L. Jackson make for another deliciously mismatched duo in the action-comedy ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’. There’s love in ‘Everything, Everything’ and horror in ‘The Untamed’, plus some big hitting documentaries, including ‘An Inconvenient Sequel’, as Al Gore takes a look at the progress made in tackling the issue of climate change.
Your weekly look at what’s new on Blu-ray & DVD. Starring Academy Award®-winner Jim Broadbent, alongside a stellar cast that includes Charlotte Rampling and Michelle Dockery, The Sense of an Ending is based on the Man Booker Prize-winning novel by Julian Barnes. In Rules Don’t Apply, aspiring young actress (Lily Collins) and her ambitious young driver (Alden Ehrenreich) struggle hopefully with the absurd eccentricities of the wildly unpredictable billionaire, Howard Hughes, (Warren Beatty) for whom they work. Charting the story of Formula One’s most celebrated family, Williams is a thrilling account of how one man built a racing empire and a vivid, heart-rending portrait of the aftermath of a tragedy. One of the most beloved American films of all time, The Graduate celebrates it’s 50th anniversary.
A Ghost Story emerges ecstatic and surreal—a wholly-unique experience that lingers long after the credits roll. A nun and several girls become the target of a dollmaker´s possessed creation in Annabelle: Creation. Her Majesty’s Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton is Atomic Blonde, equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. In a gripping true story, Pawn Sacrifice, set during the height of the Cold War, American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer (Tobey Maguire) finds himself caught between two superpowers when he challenges the Soviet Empire. An unknown accident occurs in Tokyo Bay’s Aqua Line, which causes an emergency cabinet to assemble. Godzilla is back in Shin Godzilla.
Your weekly look at what’s new on Blu-ray & DVD. They created her, but they cannot control her. Ghost In The Shell follows Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid. Viceroy’s House tells the true story of the final months of British rule in India. SHOT! The Psycho-spiritual Mantra of Rock a deep look into the mind of one of rock’s greatest living photographers: Mick Rock. City Of Tiny Lights is a witty gumshoe in contemporary (sub)urban London.
From executive producer Ben Wheatley comes a mind-bending British psychological thriller, The Ghoul, a standout addition to a thriving new wave of British cinema. The Emoji Movie unlocks the never-before-seen secret world inside your smartphone, three unlikely friends embark on an epic “app-venture” through the apps on the phone. England Is Mine, a feature length origins story based on the early life of Morrissey, the outspoken former lead singer of seminal British band The Smiths. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, the new adventure film from Luc Besson, Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe. Back in cinemas this week, Prick Up Your Ears, the story of the spectacular life and violent death of British playwright Joe Orton.
Your weekly look at what’s new on Blu-ray & DVD. Unintended consequences and intelligent extraterrestrials combine in Life. He wears a suit, speaks with the voice and wit of Alec Baldwin, meet The Boss Baby. Chosen by destiny, five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary in Saban’s Power Rangers. Determined to gatecrash her ex-lover’s funeral, a former Hollywood siren and her housewife friend begin an unforgettable journey, and have The Time Of Their Lives.
Laughs and chills a-plenty this week. Kevin Hart lends his voice to a story about a superhero and his underwear in Dreamworks’ ‘Captain Underpants’; Culture Clash comedy ‘The Big Sick’ is based on the true story of a Pakistani comedian navigating his American girlfriend’s mystery illness with her parents-he’s-never-met, and Queen Latifah and buddies find their wild sides in New Orleans in ‘Girls Trip’. There’s a terrifying tale of survival when a shark diving excursion goes wrong in ’47 Metres Down’, while her wits are the only thing keeping her alive when a young girl is randomly abducted by a disturbed couple in the Australian thriller ‘Hounds of Love’, and be careful what you wish for in the fantasy horror ‘Wish Upon’.
Your weekly look at what’s new on Blu-ray & DVD. Monsters comes in all shapes and sizes this week, with the larger than life ‘Kong: Skull Island’ facing off against Jordan Peele’s acclaimed modern horror ‘Get Out’. Charlie Hunnam goes in search of ‘The Lost City of Z’, and Finland’s Aki Kaurismaki returns with another super slick drama-comedy, ‘The Other Side of Hope’.
‘Survival is victory!’ Christopher Nolan’s epic new movie, ‘Dunkirk arrives on the big screen this week, while Lucas finds out he’s not really a human in animated adventure ‘Monster Island. ‘Victim’ set in 1960’s London and starring Dirk Bogarde is re-released, and ‘SHOT! The Psycho-spiritual Mantra of Rock’ takes a deep look into the mind of one of rock’s greatest living photographers.
Your weekly look at what’s new on Blu-ray & DVD. Emma Watson stars as Belle in the live-action re-telling of the Disney studio’s animated classic, Beauty and the Beast. Cynthia Nixon stars as the legendary poet Emily Dickinson in A Quiet Passion. Set against the devastating floods, Catto (Ellie Kendrick) must return home to Somerset in The Levelling. Kristen Stewart stars as a high-fashion personal shopper in the ethereal and mysterious ghost story, Personal Shopper.
‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ sees Andy Serkis’ Caesar in a deadly battle against the humans in the third outing for the blockbuster franchise, meanwhile Sofia Coppola’s award-winning American Civil War drama-thriller, ‘The Beguiled’, sees a trio of southern belles, led by Nicole Kidman, vying for the attention of Colin Farrell’s injured enemy soldier. ‘Cars 3’ races into cinemas and director David Lynch gives an insight to the events that helped shape him into one of the most enigmatic & revered filmmakers today in the documentary ‘David Lynch: The Art Life’.
Your weekly look at what’s new on Blu-ray & DVD. Hugh Jackman bares his claws one last time in ‘Logan’, which many critics have called the best wolverine picture yet. Paul Verhoeven directs Isabelle Huppert in the gripping psychological noir thriller ‘Elle’, and ‘The Age of Shadows’ is a classic action thriller from Japan. Acclaimed French director Francois Ozon’s ‘Frantz’ is a poetic re-imagining of the story behind Ernst Lubitsch’s undersung 1932 drama Broken Lullaby, and Pablo Larrain’s ‘Neruda’ tells of the escape, the investigation and the literary legend of a man once hailed as ‘the greatest poet of the 20th century’.