July 2, 2017

This Week's New DVDs: July 3rd 2017
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: July 3rd 2017

Hidden Figures, A Cure For Wellness, Homeland and Don't Take Me Home are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

A Cure For Wellness

A Cure For Wellness

20th Century Fox

Dane DeHaan and Jason Isaac star in this dark thriller from Pirates Of The Caribbean director Gore Verbinski. 

It follows an ambitious young executive who is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious wellness centre at a remote location in the Swiss Alps.

Once he arrives he soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they seem, but just when he begins to unravel its terrifying secrets, his sanity is tested, as he finds himself diagnosed with the same curious illness that keeps all the guests here longing for the cure.

Click here to watch our interview with DeHaan. 

Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures

20th Century Fox

Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae and Taraji P. Henson star in this drama inspired by the true story of NASA's ambitious program that helped America beat the Russians to the moon with the help of a group of African-American women with the reputation of being human computers. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Homeland: The Complete Sixth Season

Homeland

20th Century Fox

The sixth season of the hugely successful drama about the life and travails of former CIA agent Carrie Mathison comes to DVD this week. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Don't Take Me Home

Don't Take Me Home

Spirit Entertainment

The story of Wales' journey from unfancied minnows to the semi-finals of the 2016 European Championships is brought to life in this new documentary. 

Prison Break: The Complete Fifth Season

Prison Break

20th Century Fox

Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell return as brothers Michael Scofield and Lincoln Burrows for a final outing. 

Seven years after his suspected death, Michael is now locked up in Yemen's infamous Ogygia Prison with a new name and identity. Lincoln, now a free man, vows to return his brother's kindness and break Michael out of prison for good. 

White Gold

White Gold

2 Entertain

Ed Westwick, Joe Thomas and James Buckley star in this new comedy from Damon Beesley, writer and co-creator of The Inbetweeners. 

Set in Essex in the 1980's it follows as three unscrupulous young men who try to use their smarts and charm to sell cheap double glazing. 

Click here to read our interview with the cast and creators. 

Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage

StudioCanal

Tom Holland and Jon Bernthal star in this Irish drama about a group of monks tasked with transporting a sacred religious relic from Ireland to the Vatican where dangers lurks around every corner. 

Dirty Dancing

Dirty Dancing

Lionsgate UK

Abigail Breslin and Colt Prattes star in this romantic drama remake of the 1987 film. Nicole Scherzinger, Sarah Hyland and Debra Messing also star. 

Trespass Against Us

Trespass Against Us

Lionsgate UK

Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson star in this tense drama about a petty criminal looking to break free of the outlaw life he shares with his father. 

Security

Security

Arrow Films

Ben Kingsley and Antonio Banderas star in this gritty action thriller. 

Banderas stars as a former special ops soldier who is now struggling to make ends meat. Desperate for work he is forced to take a job as a security guard at a run-down mall in a rough area of town. 

On his first night on the job, he opens the doors up to a distraught and desperate young girl who has escaped and fled from a hijacking of the Police motorcade that was transporting her to testify as a trial witness in a big case. Now he must protect her from what's coming...

The Hippopotamus

The Hippopotamus

Network

Matthew Modine, Roger Allam and Tommy Knight star in this comedy thriller based on the novel from Stephen Fry. 

The story follows disgraced poet Ted Wallace who is summoned to his friend's country manor to investigate a series of unexplained miracles.

Drone

Drone

Signature Entertainment

Sean Bean stars as a drone pilot whose life is turned upside down when one of his victims tracks him down. 

The Hollow One

The Hollow One

Sony Pictures

Nathan Hendrickson writes and directs this dark thriller starring Kate Alden and Chelsea Farthing as sisters Rachel and Anna Wade who return home after years away to find the place they once knew has changed beyond recognition and some dark spirits waiting for them. 

Nazi Hell

Nazi Hell

Three Wolves

David B. Stewart III directs this bloody horror about a Nazi officer who himself trapped in hell at the mercy of vicious demons.