June 4, 2017

This Week's New DVDs: June 5th 2017
by James
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by James Forryan

hmv London; 04/06/2017

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This Week's New DVDs: June 5th 2017

T2 Trainspotting, Split and Jawbone are amongst this week's new DVD releases...

T2 Trainspotting

T2 Trainspotting

Sony Pictures Home Ent.

Renton, Sickboy, Begbie and Spud are back in the sequel to Danny Boyle's 1996 classic Trainspotting, which sees Renton return to Edinburgh 20 years after running out on his friends with the proceeds of a shady drug deal - and not everyone is pleased to see him.

Click here to watch our interview with Ewan McGregor, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlise and Ewen Bremner.

Split

Split

Universal Pictures

M.Night Shyamalan's thriller stars James McAvoy as a man with a multiple-personality disorder and a dark secret. 

Click here to watch our interview with the director and McAvoy's co-star Anya Taylor-Joy.

 

Jawbone

Jawbone

Universal Pictures

Johnny Harris writes and stars in this gritty boxing drama directed by Thomas Napper, complete with a soundtrack provided by Paul Weller.

Click here to read our full preview.

The Space Between Us

The Space Between Us

EiV

Romance meets science-fiction in this film directed by Peter Chelsom about a boy born on Mars who travels for the first time and finds love. Starring Gary Oldman, Asa Butterfield, Carla Guggino and Britt Robertson.

Gold

Gold

StudioCanal

Stephen Gaghan directs this crime adventure starring Matthew McConaughey, with a story loosely based on the 1993 Bre-X mining scandal in which a huge gold deposit is suddenly discovered in a mine deep in the Indonesian jungle. Also stars Edgar Ramirez, Bryce Dallas Howard and Craig T. Nelson.

My Name Is Lenny

My Name is Lenny

Lionsgate UK

Ron Scalpello's biopic based on the life of infamous London hardman and bare-knuckle boxer Lenny McLean stars Josh Helman as "The Guv'nor" himself, alongside a cast that also includes John Hurt, Nick Moran and UFC star Michael Bisping.

Champs

Champs

The Works Film Group

This documentary from director Bert Marcus examines the lives and careers of three of Boxing's most legendary champions; Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield and Bernard Hopkins.

Denial

Denial

20th Century Fox Home Ent.

Rachel Weisz and Timothy Spall star in this historical drama directed Mick Jackson and following the true story of author Deborah Lipstadt in her court battle against David Irving, who sued her for libel when she critiscised his writing for promoting Holocaust denial.

Prevenge

Prevenge

Kaleidoscope Home Ent.

Alice Lowe directs this British black comedy about a pregnant woman who, believing she is being guided by her unborn child, goes on a murderous rampage. Starring Gemma Whelan, Kayvan Novak, Kate Dickie and Tom Davis.

Midnight Sun

Midnight Sun

StudioCanal

The first season of the Swedish crime drama starring Leïla Bekhti, Gustaf Hammarsten and Albin Grenholm arrives in stores today.