This Week's New DVDs: March 13th 2017
The Accountant, Nocturnal Animals, The Light Between Oceans and Downton Abbey are among this week's new releases on DVD.
Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick and J.K. Simmons lead this action thriller, which tells the story of Affleck’s Christian Wolff, a maths genius who works as a freelance accountant for some of the world’s most dangerous criminal organisations, and who is forced to take on his first legal client, a development which brings deadly consequences.
The Light Between Oceans
20th Century Fox
Michael Fassbender, Rachel Weisz and Alicia Vikander star in this tearjerker from The Place Beyond The Pines director Derek Cianfrance. It follows lighthouse keeper Tom Sherbourne and his wife Isabel who discover a boat washed ashore carrying a dead man and a two-month-old baby. They decide to raise the baby as their own, but it turns out to a decision with devastating consequences.
Tom Ford writes and directs this dark thriller about an art gallery owner is haunted by her ex-husband's novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a veiled threat and a symbolic revenge tale.
Ford takes charge of a great ensemble cast including Jake Gyllenhaal, Amy Adams, Jena Malone, Michael Shannon, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Michael Sheen, Isla Fisher, Armie Hammer and Laura Linney.
The Warsaw Ghetto
Anna Paquin and Marcia Gay Harden star in this tense WWII drama about the true story of German nurse and social worker Irena Sendler who provided support to Poles in German-occupied Poland.
Downton Abbey: The Weddings
In this new special edition release, all five wedding episodes from across the hugely successful period drama are gathered together.
Dominic Monaghan, Ksenia Solo and Jennette McCurdy star in this grimy horror. Monaghan plays Seth, a lonely man who bumps into an old crush and subsequently becomes obsessed with her, leading him to hold her captive underneath the animal shelter where he works.
Beauty and the Beast
Paramount Home Entertainment
The fourth and final season of the glossy TV spin-off from the classic story gets a release this week.
Hidden in the Woods
Patricio Valladares co-writes and directs this bloodthirsty thriller about two girls who have been raised in the wilderness by their drug dealing father who are forced to fend for themselves when he is sent to jail.
High Fliers Video Distribution
A family head to visit the historic town of Pompeii only to discover that Mount Vesuvius is on the brink of a second explosion and they are in its sights.
Massacre in Dinosaur Valley
Michele Massimo Tarantini's classic horror gets a glossy re-release. In this bloody thriller, we follow a group of scientists after their plane crashes on a South American expedition deep in the heart of the Amazon rainforest and are forced to find their way to safety, avoiding hostile slave traders, bloodthirsty cannibals and a variety of the jungle's monsters.
Two Rode Together
Another deluxe re-release, this time John Ford directs James Stewart as a good-for-nothing sheriff who is forced to head out on a risky mission to rescue a group of prisoners.
Lucio Fulci's 1987 gorefest gets a new release. This tells the story of Kathy, a pupil at a prestigious boarding school who falls into a coma after falling victim to a shocking schoolgirl prank and precedes to control a new vulnerable student from her coma using telekinesis.
John Boorman's much-loved fantasy drama retelling the legend of King Arthur gets a lavish re-release as part of hmv's new premium collection.