January 9, 2017

This Week's New DVDs: January 9th 2017
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: January 9th 2017

Hell Or High Water, Morgan, Julieta and Witness for The Prosecution are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Hell Or High Water

Hell Or High Water

StudioCanal

Chris Pine, Ben Foster and Jeff Bridges star in this tense drama about two brothers who engineer a series bank robberies in a desperate attempt to save their family's West Texas farm. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Morgan

Morgan

20th Century Fox

Kate Mara, Anya Taylor-Joy, Toby Jones, Rose Leslie, Boyd Holbrook, Michelle Yeoh, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Paul Giamatti star in this brooding thriller from Luke Scott, son of Ridley.

Mara plays a corporate troubleshooter who is sent to a top-secret location to investigate and evaluate a terrifying accident, an accident that it turns out resulted from a genetically engineered being, a mystery that offers up both infinite promise and incalculable danger.

The Witness for the Prosecution

The Witness for the Prosecution

Acorn Media

Toby Jones, Kim Cattrall, and Andrea Riseborough star in this lavish BBC adaptation of Agatha Christie's short story about a young man who looks set to hang after he is put on trial for killing his elderly lover. 

Julieta

Julieta

20th Century Fox

Pedro Almodóvar directs this acclaimed drama about a middle-aged woman who decides to re-evaluate her life and her relationship with her estranged daughter. 

Walliams & Friend: Series 1

Walliams & Friend

2Entertain

The first season of David Walliams' new BBC sketch show, which sees the likes of Jack Whitehall, Harry Enfield, Sheridan Smith and Meera Syal guest star, comes to DVD this week. 

Equity

Equity

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Anna Gunn, Alysa Reiner and James Purefoy star in this glossy Wall Street drama about an ambitious female brother trying to survive among some vicious colleagues. 

Chi-raq

Chi-raq

Vertigo Releasing Limited

Nick Cannon, Wesley Snipes, Samuel L. Jackson and Angela Bassett all star in Spike Lee's complex drama, which takes the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes and moves it to the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago.

Maigret

Maigret

2Entertain

The first run of ITV's drama, which sees Rowan Atkinson star as Georges Simenon's eccentric detective, comes out this week. 

Six Wives With Lucy Worsley

Six Wives With Lucy Worsley

Dazzler

Historian Lucy Worsley chronicles the lives of the six wives of Henry VIII in this in-depth new documentary series. 

Panzer

Panzer

Sony Pictures

An archaeology student and her friends discover a bunker once used by the Nazis while trekking through the forests of the Pyrenees, a discovery that quickly becomes far more trouble than it's worth...

Rupture

Rupture

Signature Entertainment

Prometheus star Noomi Rapace leads this tense sci-fi drama about a group of people who are kidnapped by a mysterious organization and vow to escape and discover they they've been targeted. 

Satanic

Satanic

Soda Pictures

Modern Family's Sarah Hyland and Steven Krueger star in this bloody horror about a group of friends who are on their to a music festival and stop at a hotel rumoured to be the site of a satanic possession and murder. A stop that becomes deadly when a mysterious man shows up with a murderous mission...

Ghosthunters

Ghosthunters

High Fliers Video Distribution

Pearry Reginald Teo writes and direct this supernatural thriller about a team of ghost hunters who search a serial killer's house in the hopes of reconnecting with the spirits of a crew member's dead family.