June 20, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: June 20th 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: June 20th 2016

Trumbo, The Forest, By The Sea and Marcella are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Trumbo

Trumbo

Entertainment One

Bryan Cranston scored an Oscar nomination for his role as screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, a successful scribe whose career is thrown into jeopardy when it is revealed he is an active member of the Communist Party. Click here to read our full preview. 

Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip

Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip

20th Century Fox

Jason Lee returns to star in the Chipmunks' fourth big-screen outing with help from the voices of Justin Long, Matthew Gray Gubler, Jesse McCartney, Kaley Cuoco, Anna Faris and Christina Applegate. Click here to read our preview. 

By the Sea

By The Sea

Universal Pictures UK

Brat Pitt and Angelina Jolie team up for this tense drama about an American writer and his wife who take a vacation in picturesque seaside resort in 1970s France to try and save their marriage. 

Marcella

Marcella

ITV

Annal Friel leads this dark eight-part drama from The Bridge creator Hans Rosenfeldt about a troubled detective who returns to the police after a long absence and becomes embroiled in a murder case that gets all too personal. 

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses

BBC

Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Sturridge, Sophie Okenedo and Keeley Hawes star in the BBC's lavish adaptation of Shakespeare's bloody series of plays. Click here to take our Shakespeare on screen quiz. 

Upstart Crow: Series 1

Upstart Crow

BBC

Ben Elton's new sitcom about the domestic life of William Shakespeare, which stars David Mitchell, Mark Heap and Liza Tarbuck, comes to DVD this week.

The Forest

The Forest

Icon

Game Of Thrones' Natalie Dormer leads this spooky horror movie about a young woman who heads into Japan's notorious Aokigahara Forest in search of her twin sister who has gone missing. 

Breaking the Bank

Breaking the Bank

Universal Pictures UK

Kelsey Grammar, Tamsin Greig and Matthew Horne star in this knockabout comedy about the strange world of investment banking. 

Flowers

Flowers

Spirit Entertainment Ltd

Olivia Colman and Julian Barrett lead this dark comedy about the troubled and warring Flowers family. 

Cuckoo: Series 3

Cuckoo

BBC

Twilight Saga star Taylor Lautner returns for a second run in the British sitcom.  

The Leftovers: Season 2

The Leftovers

Warner Bros UK

The second season of Justin Theroux's dystopian drama gets a DVD release this week. 

It's So Easy (And Other Lies)

It's So Easy (And Other Lies)

Entertainment One

This featue-length documentary about Duff McKagan's rise from living in his car to bassist in the world's biggest rock and roll band, comes to DVD this week. 

The Sweeney - Paris

The Sweeney - Paris

Precision Pictures

Jean Reno stars in this gritty new take on the cult cop drama, which transplants the action to the streets of Paris. 

Blue Eyes: The Complete First Series

Blue Eyes

Arrow Films

The brutal Swedish political drama comes to DVD this week.