February 29, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: February 29th 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 29/02/2016

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This Week's New DVDs: February 29th 2016

Brooklyn, Suffragette, Dickensian and Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Suffragette

Suffragette

20th Century Fox

Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter and Meryl Streep star in this much-acclaimed dramatisartion that tracks the story of the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement as they fought for the right to vote. Click here to read our full preview. 

Brooklyn

Brooklyn

Lionsgate

Saoirse Ronan, Domnhall Gleeson and Julie Walters lead this tender adaptation of Colm Tobin's bestselling novel about a young Irisih woman who emigrates to Brooklyn to start a new life. Click here to read our interview with the cast and filmmakers. 

Dickensian

Dickensian

BBC

The BBC's epic 20-part series that brings together characters from across Charles Dickens' canon comes to DVD today. 

The Intern

The Intern

Warner Brothers

Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro star in this romantic comedy about an OAP who decides to return to work as part of a seniors in work program. 

He Named Me Malala

He Named Me Malala

20th Century Fox

This acclaimed portrait of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, the girl who survived a devastating attack by the Taliban and became a leading campaigner for girls’ education, is released this week. 

The Frankenstein Chronicles

The Frankenstein Chronicles

Universal Pictures

Sean Bean, Anna Maxwell Martin and Steven Berkoff star in this dark six-parter based on Mary Shelley's iconic novel. 

Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension

Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension

Universal Pictures UK

The final instalment of the Paranormal Activity franchise comes to DVD this week. Click here to read our interview with creator Oren Peli. 

You, Me and the Apocalypse

You, Me and the Apocalypse

Universal Pictures UK

Rob Lowe, Jenna Fischer and Megan Mullally star in Sky's comedy about a group of people who take to a bunker deep beneath the suburbs of Slough when they discover that a comet is on course to wipe out most of Earth. 

Deathgasm

Deathgasm

Studiocanal

This New Zealand horror comedy follows a death metal band who break into the house of their idol and retrieve some magic sheet music, music that raises an evil entity that they must destroy. 

Burnt

Burnt

EiV

Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller star in this fiery drama about a top chef who is struggling to rebuild his life after a drug-fuelled breakdown. Click here to read our full preview. 

Death in Paradise: Series 5

Death in Paradise

BBC

The BBC's Caribbean detective drama returns for a fifth series. 

All Roads Lead to Rome

All Roads Lead to Rome

Signature Entertainment

Sarah Jessica Parker stars in this family drama about uptight, single mother who attempts to reconnect with her troubled teenage daughter. 

The Condemned 2

The Condemned 2

Lionsgate

WWE wrestler Randy Orton stars as bounty hunter Will Tanner in this gritty action thriller. 

Lost in Karastan

Lost in Karastan

Bulldog

Matthew MacFadyen, MyAnna Buring and Noah Taylor star in this black comedy about a fimmmaker who is hired to direct a movie about the fictitious republic of Karastan.