July 31, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: August 1st 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: August 1st 2016

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice, Gotham, My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 and The Blacklist are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Batman V Superman - Dawn of Justice (hmv Exclusive) Limited Edition Steelbook

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice

Warner Bros

Ben Affleck makes his debut as The Dark Knight as he faces off against Henry Cavill's Man Of Steel in Zac Synder's new blockbuster. Initially the pair are at odds, with Batman vowing to take down a Superman with his power unchecked, but soon enough the pair are forced to set aside their differences to stop enemies Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying everything. 

Click here to read our full preview, take our special quiz and read more about the utimate edition, which features over 30 minutes of extra footage. 

Gotham: The Complete Second Season

Gotham

Warner Bros

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Universal Pictures UK

14 years after the original, stars Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Michael Constantine and Lainie Kazan return for a sequel to the hit comedy. Click here to read our full preview. 

The Secret Agent

The Secret Agent

BBC

Toby Jones, Vicky McClure and Stephen Graham star in this lavish adaptation of Joseph Conrad's 1907 novel about the troubled life of an undercover secret agent. 

The Blacklist: The Complete Third Season

The Blacklist

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

The third season of the megahit show about the unlikely relationship between a fledgling FBI agent and master criminal comes to DVD today. 

Hardcore Henry

Hardcore Henry

EiV

This POV thriller follows Henry, a man who awakes with no memory and discovers he must save his wife from a telekinetic warlord with a plan to bio-engineer soldiers.

Forces of Nature

Forces of Nature

BBC

Professor Brian Cox seeks out the most astonishing sights on Planet Earth in this all-compassing new documentary series. 

Mapplethorpe - Look at the Pictures

Mapplethorpe - Look at the Pictures

Dogwoof Digital

Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato, the documentary makers behind acclaimed films Party Monster and Inside Deep Throat, turn their attention to iconic photographer Robert Mapplethorpe in this acclaimed new movie, which hits DVD shelves this week. 

We Are Many

We Are Many

Universal Pictures

Amir Amirani directs this acclaimed documentary about the protests that took place over the Iraq War. 

Holding the Man

Holding the Man

Saffron Hill Films

Craig Stott and Ryan Corr star in this Australian coming of age drama.  

Stonewall

Stonewall

Metrodome Distribution

Roland Emmerich directs Jeremy Irvine in this drama about a young man's political awakening and coming of age during the days and weeks leading up to the Stonewall Riots.

Attack On Titan: Part 2 - End of the World

Attack On Titan: Part 2 - End of the World

Manga Entertainment

The second part of Shinji Higuchi's epic action adventure is released this week, including a steelbook exclusive to hmv. 

Sniper - Special Ops

Sniper - Special Ops

High Fliers Video Distribution

Steven Seagal stars in this war thriller that follows an over watch sniper for a special ops mission in Afghanistan to rescue an American prisoner held by the Taliban.