January 25, 2016

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

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This Week's New DVDs: February 1st 2016

Sicario, Macbeth, The Walk and The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Sicario

Sicario

Lionsgate

Emily Blunt, Benecio Del Toro and Josh Brolin star in this tense thriller about an idealistic FBI agent enlisted by an elite government task force official to aid in the escalating war against drugs in Mexico. Click here to read our full preview. 

Macbeth

Macbeth

Studiocanal

Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard and Sean Harris star in Justin Kurzel's dark take on Shakespeare's iconic tragedy. Click here to read our full preview. 

Maze Runner: Chapter II - The Scorch Trials

The Maze Runner: Chapter II

Fox

Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario and Thomas Brody-Sangster return to star in this post-apocalyptic sequel. The gang have escaped the maze, but their new surroundings move to be even more deadly. Click here to read our full review. 

Guy Martin: The Last Flight of the Vulcan Bomber

Guy Martin: The Last Flight of the Vulcan Bomber

Spirit Entertainment Limited

In this feature-length documentary, Guy Martin pays homage to the greatest engineering masterpiece of the Cold War, The Vulcan XH588 Bomber.

The Walk

The Walk

Sony

Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars in this biopic of Phillipe Petit, who on August 7th 1974, walked between the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center an incredible eight times. Click here to read our full preview. 

Regression

Regression

EiV

Ethan Hawke and Emma Watson star in this dark thriller about a detective who is called in to investigate a father who is accused of sexual abusing his daughter, a crime he has no memory of. 

Sparks and Embers

Sparks and Embers

Bulldog Films

Kris Marshall and Annelise Hesme star in this romantic comedy about two friends who reconnect and discover that old sparks may not be extinguished quite yet...

Thunderbirds Are Go: Volume 2

Thunderbirds Are Go: Volume 2

ITV

The second season of ITV's new take on Gerry Anderson's classic adventure series comes to DVD this week. 

Stick Man

Stick Man

BBC

Martin Freeman, Jennifer Saunders, Rob Brydon and Russell Tovey are among those who lend their voices to this charming adaptation of Julia Donaldson's best-selling children's book. 

Miss You Already

Miss You Already

Entertainment One

Catherine Hardwicke directs Toni Colette and Drew Barrymore in this touching comedy about best friends who struggle to maintain their bond as one falls pregnant and the other battles cancer. You can read our interview with Hardwicke here. 

Endeavour: The Complete Third Series

Endeavour

ITV

The third season of ITV's adventures of the young Inspector Morse are released on DVD this week. 

Captive

Captive

Universal Pictures UK

Selma's David Oyelowo and House Of Cards' Kate Mara star in this thriller which sees a single mother struggling with drug addiction is taken hostage in her own apartment by a man on the run from the law. 

Life

Life

Entertainment One

Robert Pattison and Dane DeHaan lead this powerful drama about the strange friendship between Magnum photographer Dennis Stock and movie star James Dean. 

The Last Saint

The Last Saint

Soda

This gritty drama follows Minka, a boy with ambitions of a better life, but who finds himself led into the dark and dangerous world of meth dealing.