November 14, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: November 14th 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: November 14th 2016

Game Of Thrones, The Secret Life Of Pets, Independence Day: Resurgence and Better Call Saul. 

Game of Thrones: The Complete Sixth Season

Game Of Thrones

Warner Bros

The sixth season of the all-conqeuring fantasy drama hits shelves this week. 

Click here to take our fiendish Game Of Thrones quiz. 

The Secret Life of Pets

The Secret Life Of Pets

Universal Pictures

This animated family adventure centres around a menagerie of animals living in the same building in New York, whose blissful existence comes under threat when a villainous bunny rabbit named Snowball begins to amass an army of strays and abandoned pets, with the intention of mounting a revenge-fuelled attack on the animals lucky enough to be living the good life. The movie, which is from the company behind Despicable Me, features a voice cast that includes Kevin Hart, Ellie Kemper, Louis C.K., Dana Carvey, Lake Bell and Steve Coogan.

Click here to read our full preview. 

Independence Day: Resurgence

Independence Day: Resurgence

20th Century Fox

Set 20 years after the original movie, which told of earth's fightback after a deadly alien invasion, the sequel finds an earth that has used the technology left behind after the invasion to build an immense defense program, but, when the aliens return once again, that it won't be enough to save the planet and the fight must taken to them. 

The sequel stars The Hunger Games' Liam Hemsworth, It Follows' Maika Monroe, rising star Jessie Usher, with Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A Fox, Bill Pullman and Judd Hirsch all returning to the reprise their roles. Usher's role is to play the son of Captain Steven Hillier, the role played by Will Smith in the original blockbuster, who is not returning for the sequel. Hemsworth plays the son in law of President Whitmore, played by Pullman. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Better Call Saul: Season 2

Better Call Saul

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

The second season of the Breaking Bad spin-off tumbles onto DVD shelves this week. 

Castle: The Complete Eighth Season

Castle

Disney

The eighth season of the hit detective show comes to DVD shelves today. 

Billy Connolly: High Horse Tour

Billy Connolly: High Horse Tour

Universal Pictures

The beloved Scottish comedian's 2016 tour is captured on this new DVD. 

Chevalier

Chevalier

StudioCanal

Athina Rachel Tsangari directs this oddball Greek comedy who head out on a fishing trip like no other. 

Mrs Brown's Boys: Crackin' Christmas

Mrs Brown's Boys: Crackin' Christmas

Universal Pictures

Mrs Brown's two Christmas specials are brought together on this new DVD. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

How to Get Away With Murder: The Complete Second Season

How to Get Away With Murder

Walt Disney Studios

The second season of the Viola Davis-led crime drama about a scheming law professor and her students hits DVD shelves this week. 

The Level

The Level

RLJ Entertainment

Karla Crome, Laura Haddock, Rob James-Collier and Noel Clarke star in this ITV crime drama about a police officer's complex search for the murderer of a drugs trafficker. 

Dark Angel

Dark Angel

ITV

Joanne Froggatt stars in this gritty drama about the life of Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton. 

Red Dwarf XI

Red Dwarf

2Entertain

The revived sci-fi sitcom's 11th series comes to DVD shelves this week. 

Cabin Fear

Cabin Fear

Safecracker Pictures

A young couple's dream wedding quickly turns nightmarish when they discover that the wedding party is being picked off one by one by a maniacal killer in this low-budget slasher. 

Kill the King

Kill the King

Universal Pictures

Emily Browning and Luke Grimes star in this thriller about a young couple who escape a mental institution to travel to Los Angeles in a bid to kill Elvis Presley. 

Ängelby

Ängelby

ITV DVD

This 12-parth Swedish drama about a woman who moves to the remote town of Ängelby to start a new life hits DVD shelves this week.