February 8, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: February 8th 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 08/02/2016

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This Week's New DVDs: February 8th 2016

The Martian, PAN, Gemma Bovery and War and Peace are among the new releases on DVD this week. 

The Martian

The Martian

20th Century Fox

Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Kate Mara lead an all-star cast in this smash-hit sci-fi drama that follows astronaut Mark Watney, who is left behind on Mars after his crew mates presume him dead and are forced to abandon the planet. Click here to read our full review. 

Pan

PAN

Warner Bros

Hugh Jackman, Rooney Mara and Garrett Hedlund star in Joe Wright's epic re-imaging of Peter Pan. Click here to read our full preview. 

Gemma Bovery

Gemma Bovery

SODA Pictures

Gemma Arterton and Jason Flemyng star in this modern-day re-working of Flaubert’s 19th century novel, Madame Bovary. 

The Lobster

The Lobster

Spirit Entertainment

Rachel Weisz and Colin Farrell star in this quirky dark comedy, set in a strange near future where single people are arrested and then transferred to The Hotel. Once they arrive they have 45 days to find a mate or they are turned into an animal. Click here to read our interview with star Ashey Jensen. 

War and Peace

War and Peace

BBC

Paul Bettany, James Norton, Tuppence Middleton, Lily James and Jim Broadbent star in this lavish BBC adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's epic novel. 

NCIS New Orleans: The First Season

NCIS New Orleans: The First Season

Paramount Home Entertainment

The first season of the NCIS spin-off, starring Scott Bakula and Lucas Black, comes to DVD this week. 

Life Happens

Life Happens

Lionsgate

Rachel Bilson, Krysten Ritter and Kate Bosworth star in this low-key comedy about a single mother struggling to find love. 

Vegucated

Vegucated

Final Cut Entertainment

This documentary follows three committed meat and cheese eaters who are challenged to undertake a vegan diet for six weeks. 

Maya the Bee

Maya The Bee

Enchanted Animation

Kodi Smit-McPhee, Richard Roxburgh and Miriam Margolyes lend their voices to this animated adventure about a bee who leaves her small hometown with dreams of the big city. 

WWE: The Best of Raw and Smackdown 2015

WWE: The Best of Raw and Smackdown 2015

Fremantle Home Entertainment

The WWE's finest matches 2015 are rounded up on this huge new collection. 

The Cyberbully

The Cyberbully

IMC Vision

Game Of Thrones' Maisie Williams star in this dark drama as Casey Jacobs, a troubled teenager battling against a malicious and terrifying cyber stalker. 

The Young Montalbano: Series Two

The Young Montalbano: Series Two

Acorn

The Sicilian crime solver returns for six more outings. 

The Librarians: The Complete First Season

The Librarians: The Complete First Season

4Front

X-Men star Rebecca Romijn leads a group of gifted individuals as they try to stop an ancient conspiracy which threatens to destroy technology and bring back the age of magic. 

Ice and the Sky

Ice and the Sky

Artificial Eye

This touching documentary follows Claude Lorius, a man who has committed to over 22 polar expeditions since the 1960s as he undertakes his final mission. 

Space Dog

Space Dog

High Fliers Film

This family adventure follows a young boy who loses his beloved dog and discovers it has gone through a portal which leads to another dimension of our universe, meaning he must find a way to get it back...