Staff Picks

Her by Spike Jonze

The plot of this movie draws you in before you even sit down to watch it. Charming, heartbreaking, and quite weird are words we can use to describe ... more
The plot of this movie draws you in before you even sit down to watch it ... more

by Darya
hmv Milton Keynes

Lone Survivor by Peter Berg

Lone Survivor is one of those movies that you would think far fetched if you didn’t know it was based on a true story. Based on the ... more
Lone Survivor is one of those movies that you would think far fetched ... more

by David
hmv Stirling

True Detective by HBO

Starring the naturally compatible duo of Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, HBO’s True Detective is a fascinating journey through two ... more
Starring the naturally compatible duo of Matthew McConaughey and Woody ... more

by Sam
hmv Colchester

The Wolf of Wall Street by Martin Scorsese

Chaotic, hilarious, beautiful, disgusting: the most triumphant Scorsese/Di Caprio film – The Wolf of Wall Street – was rightfully ... more
Chaotic, hilarious, beautiful, disgusting: the most triumphant Scorsese/Di ... more

by Sam
hmv Colchester

The Punk Singer by The Punk Singer

This is a film documenting the life of Riot Grrrl mainstay and alternative rock icon Kathleen Hanna and her triumphs and struggles with the music ... more
This is a film documenting the life of Riot Grrrl mainstay and alternative ... more

by Gavin
hmv Hereford

Under the Skin by Jonathan Glazer

Sexy Beast director Johnathan Glazer returned earlier this year with his third feature-length, Under the Skin, a haunting, artful film following an ... more
Sexy Beast director Johnathan Glazer returned earlier this year with his ... more

by Sam
hmv Colchester

Riddick by David Twohy

The latest instalment of Vin Diesel's sci-fi franchise, Riddick doesn't disappoint. After being left for dead in a barren desert, Riddick must face ... more
The latest instalment of Vin Diesel's sci-fi franchise, Riddick doesn't ... more

by Jake
hmv Brighton

White House Down by Roland Emmerich

This action blockbuster, from Independence Day director Roland Emmerich, knows exactly what to do. Guns? Check. Explosions? Check. Charming action ... more
This action blockbuster, from Independence Day director Roland Emmerich, ... more

by Jake
hmv Brighton

Orange Is the New Black by Netflix

This is the perfect box set to watch when you're having one of those days off where you don't want to do anything but watch a lots of episodes of ... more
This is the perfect box set to watch when you're having one of those days ... more

by Darya
hmv Milton Keynes

Aliens by Aliens

Back when Pandora and the Na’vi were just a twinkle in his eye, James Cameron had his focus turned to a very different type of alien. The film ... more
Back when Pandora and the Na’vi were just a twinkle in his eye, ... more

by Helen
hmv Selfridges