August 21, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: August 22nd 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: August 22nd 2016

The Jungle Book, Miles Ahead, Brooklyn Nine Nine and Jane Got A Gun are among this week's new releases on DVD.

The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book

Disney

Jon Favreau, director of the first two Iron Man movies, takes on Rudyard Kipling's classic children's adventure and ropes in the vocal talents of Bill Murray, Idris Elba, Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong'o, Ben Kingsley, Christopher Walken and Giancarlo Esposito, with young newcomer Neel Seethi playing Mowgli. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 3

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Universal Pictures

The third series of Andy Samberg's hit comedy about the cast of characters within a Brooklyn police unit comes to DVD this week. 

Miles Ahead

Miles Ahead

Icon Home Entertainment

Don Cheadle writes, direct and stars in this gritty biopic about jazz pioneer Miles Davis. Click here to watch our interview with Cheadle. 

Jane Got a Gun

Jane Got a Gun

Lionsgate

Natalie Portman and Joel Edgerton star in this western, which follows Jane Hammond, a woman who asks her ex-lover for help in order to save her outlaw husband from a gang out to kill him.

Click here to read our full preview. 

Knight of Cups

Knight Of Cups

StudioCanal

Terence Malick directs Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett in this experimental drama about a screenwriter in the midst of a life crisis. 

Geordie Shore: The Complete Eleventh Series

Geordie Shore

MTV

The 11th season of the hugely successful reality series hits shelves today. 

The Colony

The Colony

Signature Entertainment

Florian Gallenberger directs Emma Watson and Daniel Brühl in this emotional drama set in 1970s Chile about a young woman searching for her boyfriend, who has been kidnapped and is being held in the infamous Colonia Dignidad. 

WWE: Money in the Bank 2016

WWE: Money in the Bank 2016

World Wrestling Entertainment

Matches between Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns and John Cena and AJ Styles are among the highlights on this new collection of WWE mayhem. 

Take Down

Take Down

Spirit Entertainment

Jeremy Sumpter, Phoebe Tonkin, Sebastian Koch and Ashley Walters star in this brutal thriller about a group of spoilt, rich kids who are sent to a tough boot camp by their parents to learn some life lessons. Sadly, on the camp on a remote Scottish island, they are soon kidnapped...

Tank 432

Tank 432

Kaleidoscope Home Ent

Rupert Evans, Steve Garry and Michael Smiley star in this British action thriller about a group of mercenaries who take refuge in a tank after being ambushed by their enemies, only to discover that one of them might be playing both sides...

Great British Railway Journeys: The Complete Series 7

Great British Railway Journeys

BBC

All 20 episodes from the seventh season of Michael Portillo's epic series of rail journeys is released this week. 

Redeemer

Redeemer

StudioCanal

Marko Zaror and Noah Segan star in this action thriller about a former hitman who vows to protect the inhabitants of a small village from the tyranny of an American drug lord. 

Identicals

Identicals

Arrow Films

Simon Pummell directs this low-key sci-fi thriller about a sinister organisation which finds better lives for clients by inserting them into the lives of other people

The Amazing Spider-Man (hmv Exclusive)

The Amazing Spider-Man

Sony Pictures

The Amazing Spider-Man and its sequel are both re-release this week as Blu-Ray steelbooks, complete with a matt laminate finish, includes embossing on the film title, spot UV on Spider-man, spot UV on webs on the back and includes a 3D lenticular magnet, exclusively at hmv.