January 11, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: January 11th 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 11/01/2016

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This Week's New DVDs: January 11th 2016

Straight Outta Compton, True Detective, Sherlock: The Abominable Bride and We Are Your Friends are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Straight Outta Compton - Director's Cut

Straight Outta Compton

Universal Pictures

The smash-hit biopic of N.W.A.'s rise from the streets of Compton to musical icons comes to DVD, Blu-Ray and exclusive hmv Blu-Ray Steelbook. Click here to read our interview with star Corey Hawkins. 

True Detective: Season 2

True Detective: Season 2

HBO

Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams, Taylor Kitsch and Vince Vaughan star in the second season of the much-acclaimed drama. Click here to read our interview with Timothy Murphy, who played Osip Agranov in the series. 

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

BBC

Benedict Cumberbatch's Sherlock and Martin Freeman's Watson are transported back to Victorian times in this one-off special. Click here to read our full review. 

We Are Your Friends

We Are Your Friends

Studiocanal

Catfish's Max Joseph directs Zac Efron, Emily Ratajkowski and Wes Bentley in this coming of age drama about a young DJ trying to make his way in a music industry packed with sharks. Click here to read our interview with Efron, Ratajkowski and Joseph. 

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Fox

Thomas Mann and Olivia Cooke lead this heartbreaking comedy about eccentric high-schooler Greg whose life is turned upside down when he befriends a cancer-striken Rachel. 

No Escape

No Escape

Entertainment One

Lake Bell and Owen Wilson star in this thriller which follows a family who relocate to Asia and suddenly find themselves caught up in a violent political uprising. 

And Then There Were None

And Then There Were None

BBC

Poldark's Aidan Turner, Game Of Thrones' Charles Dance and Pacific Rim's Burn Gorman star in this tense adaptation of Agatha Christie's murder mystery. 

The Returned: Series 2

The Returned: Series Two

Universal Pictures UK

The second season of the much-loved French supernatural drama comes to DVD this week. 

Prey: Series 2

Prey - Series Two

Spirit

Philip Glenister stars in this tense drama series about a prison officer who is forced to go on the run after the life of his daughter is threatened. 

Black Or White

Black Or White

Signature Entertainment

Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer star in this family drama about a grieving widower who is drawn into a custody battle over his granddaughter

45 Years

45 Years

Artificial Eye

Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay star in this acclaimed drama about a couple celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary who receive an unexpected letter that changes everything. 

Standoff

Standoff

101 Films

Laurence Fishburne and Thomas Jane face-off in this action thriller which pits a troubled veteran against a deadly assassin. 

June

June

Signature Entertainment

Casper Van Dien leads this horror about an orphan who discovers she has a remarkable supernatural gift. 

Guns for Hire

Guns For Hire

Tricoast

Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Ben Mendelsohn star in this quirky drama about a very eccentric assassin. 

Love

Love

Artificial Eye

Gaspar Noé's latest sensory overload is released this week.