March 28, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: March 28th 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 28/03/2016

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This Week's New DVDs: March 28th 2016

Bridge Of Spies, The Night Manager, The Night Before and Happy Valley are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Bridge of Spies

Bridge Of Spies

20th Century Fox

Steven Spielberg's much-acclaimed Cold War drama tells the story of James Donovan, a lawyer recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American pilot. The movies stars Tom Hanks and features an Oscar winning turn from Mark Rylance, you can read our full review here. 

The Night Manager

The Night Manager

BBC

Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie lead this lavish adaptation of John le Carré's best-selling novel about a hotel night manager who turns undercover agent to try and bring down a dangerous arms dealer. You can find exclusive interviews with the cast, director and John le Carré here...

Happy Valley: Series 2

Happy Valley

BBC

Sarah Lancashire returns to lead the BBC's second season of the dark drama. We bring you the rundown on the new series and recommend five more of the best British crime dramas...

The Night Before

The Night Before

Sony Pictures UK

Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anthony Mackie star in this comedy about three childhood best friends who reunite in New York City for their annual tradition of going out on Christmas Eve, with much hilarity ensuing, especially from Rogen's Isaac, who decides to celebrate his impending fatherhood by taking a lot of drugs. 

Fall of the Krays

Fall of the Krays

Signature Entertainment

Kevin Leslie, Josh Myers and Simon Cotton star in the sequel to Rise Of The Krays, this time focusing on the brothers' fall from grace. 

Beowulf - Return to the Shieldlands

Beowulf - Return to the Shieldlands

ITV

ITV's new take on the classic folk tale of Beowulf is released on DVD this week. 

100 Code

100 Code

Universal Pictures UK

Dominic Monaghan and Michael Nyqvist star in this gripping drama about a young New York police detective who is paired with a Swedish cop to try and track down a serial killer.

Alan Partridge: Mid Morning Matters - Series 2

Alan Partridge: Mid Morning Matters

2entertain

The second season of Alan Partridge's travails at North Norfolk Digital are brought to DVD this week. 

Tangerine

Tangerine

Metrodome

Sean Baker writes and directs this comedy drama about the life of a transgender sex worker in downtown Los Angeles

Firequake

Firequake

Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment

Alexandra Paul and Zoe Parker star in this action thriller about a scientist who is charged with controlling a revolutionary energy source so powerful it rivals the sun.

War On the Range

War On the Range

Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment

James Badge Dale, Ethan Embry, William Forsythe and Maika Monroe team up for this Civil War drama about a decorated soldier who finds himself embroiled in a conflict between two Southern clans.

Geordie Shore

MTV

The 10th season of the mayhem-filled look at life in the Geordie Shore house comes to DVD this week.