December 15, 2017

This Week's New DVDs: December 18th 2017
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: December 18th 2017

Dunkirk, The A Word and Detectorists are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Dunkirk (DVD)

Dunkirk

Warner Bros

Christopher Nolan’s hugely-anticipated war epic wowed at the box office and now comes to DVD. 

Bringing together an all-star cast that includes Tom Hardy, Cillian Murphy, Harry Styles, Mark Rylance and Kenneth Branagh, the movie sees Nolan depict the real-life events of an infamous battle in World War II where hundreds of thousands of British and Allied troops were surrounded by enemy forces.

Nolan, shooting in IMAX as ever, has delivered a war movie like no other.

Click here to read our full preview. 

Detectorists: Series Three

Detectorists

Spirit Entertainment

The third and final season of the comedy drama, which stars Mackenzie Crook and Toby Jones as two eccentric metal detectorists, who spend their days plodding along ploughed tracks and open fields, hoping to disturb the tedium by unearthing the fortune of a lifetime.

The A Word: Series 2

The A Word

2 Entertain

Morven Christie and Lee Ingleby return for the second series of the BBC drama about a family adjusting to life with their autistic son and the challenges it presents. 

The School of Life

The School of Life

Studiocanal

Nicolas Vanier directs François Cluzet, Jean Scandel and Eric Elmosnino in this tense French drama about a young Parisian orphan sent to stay with a middle-class couple in the quiet countryside. 

Coastal Railways With Julie Walters

Coastal Railways With Julie Walters

Spirit Entertainment Limited

Julie Walters takes four epic journeys as she explores the best of Britain's coastal railways.

The Case for Christ

The Case For Christ

Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment

Jon Gunn directs Mike Vogel, Faye Dunaway and Erika Christensen in this drama about an investigative journalist and self-proclaimed atheist sets out to disprove the existence of God after his wife becomes a Christian. 

The Brokenwood Mysteries: Series 4

The Brokenwood Mysteries

Acorn Media UK

The fourth season of the New Zealand crime drama arrives on DVD this week. We follow Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd as he leaves Auckland to investigate a murder in the fictional, rural town of Brokenwood.