Staff Picks

Inside No. 9: Series Three by Reece Shearsmith

"The best and certainly most creative show currently on British TV, you spend each episode trying to think what the twist may be. The talents of ... more
"The best and certainly most creative show currently on British TV, you ... more

by Russ
hmv Carlisle

Spy in the Wild by David Tennant

"Spy In The Wild is a unique view of how our world's wonderful creatures go about their daily lives. The ingenious 'Spy Animals' can get right ... more
"Spy In The Wild is a unique view of how our world's wonderful creatures ... more

by Ami
hmv Cheltenham

Arrival by Denis Villeneuve

"At first glance I thought this was another generic alien invasion film, but after the initial interaction with the aliens it became clear this was ... more
"At first glance I thought this was another generic alien invasion film, ... more

by Philippa
hmv Wimbledon

The Accountant by Gavin O'Connor

"Another great film from Ben Affleck. This time he goes in guns blazing - quite literally! Working as an accountant for a local organisation, he ... more
"Another great film from Ben Affleck. This time he goes in guns blazing - ... more

by Kris
hmv Workington

The Light Between Oceans by Derek Cianfrance

"I'm a huge fan of Derek Cianfrance's work, with Blue Valentine being one of my favourite films. He paints such beautiful melancholy scenes in all of ... more
"I'm a huge fan of Derek Cianfrance's work, with Blue Valentine being one ... more

by Hannah
hmv Chester

Jason and the Argonauts: (hmv Exclusive) - The Premium Collection by Don Chaffey

"This film has finally come to blu-ray for the first time, definitely one of my favourites as a kid - worth the money just for the epic battle with ... more
"This film has finally come to blu-ray for the first time, definitely one ... more

by Chris
hmv Carlisle

Doctor Strange by Scott Derrickson

"Scott Derrickson directed some mind-bending and surreal special effects for Marvel's latest installment 'Doctor Strange'. If you've seen Christopher ... more
"Scott Derrickson directed some mind-bending and surreal special effects ... more

by Philippa
hmv Wimbledon

Ballers: The Complete Second Season by Dwayne Johnson

"Everyone loves Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson! The producers and creators of 'The Entourage' series have worked their magic on this one and given it that ... more
"Everyone loves Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson! The producers and creators of ... more

by Dave
hmv Workington

Justice League Dark by Jay Oliva

"Justice League Dark isn't as well known as the Justice League, but this movie will certainly change that. Lead by John Constantine, the group teams ... more
"Justice League Dark isn't as well known as the Justice League, but this ... more

by Kris
hmv Workington

I, Daniel Blake by Ken Loach

"'My name is Daniel Blake, I am a man, not a dog. As such I demand my rights. I demand you treat me with respect.' A heartbreaking, honest, and ... more
"'My name is Daniel Blake, I am a man, not a dog. As such I demand my ... more

by Peter
hmv Carlisle