Staff Picks

Broadchurch: Series 3 by David Tennant

"Shortly after the announcement that Chris Chibnall was taking over as showrunner for Doctor Who, myself and many others decided to dive into his ... more
"Shortly after the announcement that Chris Chibnall was taking over as ... more

by Harry
hmv Uxbridge

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story by Gareth Edwards

"Rogue One is a fantastic addition to the Star Wars saga. The initial idea of adding a new chapter to an already brilliant franchise ... more
"Rogue One is a fantastic addition to the Star Wars saga. ... more

by Kris
hmv Workington

Swiss Army Man by Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert

"One of the most original concepts that you will see in a long time - fundamentally a quirky buddy movie but injected with absurdist humour. It is ... more
"One of the most original concepts that you will see in a long time - ... more

by Matt
hmv Dundee

Moana by John Musker, Ron Clements

"Easily one of the most beautiful movies I've ever seen, not just including other titles from Disney. The score is marvelous, the graphics are ... more
"Easily one of the most beautiful movies I've ever seen, not just ... more

by Kar
hmv Wimbledon

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by David Yates

"Fantastic Beasts lives up to the widespread hype of it's roots in the Harry Potter series. It creates that sense of nostalgia we want from a ... more
"Fantastic Beasts lives up to the widespread hype of it's roots in the ... more

by Caitlin
hmv Darlington

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