November 20, 2017

This Week's New DVDs: November 20th 2017
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: November 20th 2017

Spiderman: Homecoming, Cold Feet, Gunpowder and some top stand-ups are among this week's new DVDs. 

Spider-Man - Homecoming

Spider-Man - Homecoming

Sony Pictures

Tom Holland gets his first standalone film as the web-slinger after he made his debut in Captain America: Civil War and the first standalone Spider-Man since the character returned to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Starring alongside Holland are Michael Keaton, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Jacob Batalon, Jon Favreau, Angourie Rice, Laura Harrier, Tony Revolori, Tyne Daly, Bokeem Woodbine, Marisa Tomei, and Robert Downey Jr. Cop Car director Jon Watts is in the director's chair.

In this new movie, we find Peter Parker trying to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City with fighting crime as his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man. His biggest challenge comes from Keaton's Vulture, the movie's key villain.

Click here to watch our interview with Watts. 

Micky Flanagan: An' Another Fing Live

Micky Flanagan: An' Another Fing Live

Spirit Entertainment

The comedian's hugely successful UK tour is captured live at the O2 Arena for this new DVD.

The French, marriage, Saga holidays with his dad, his relationship with his dog and his new-found passion for Mary Berry are all on the agenda this time round...

89

89 - How Arsenal did the impossible

Universal Pictures

Dave Stewart directs this loving look at the story of the 1988/89 season and Arsenal's journey to snatch the Championship title from Liverpool at Anfield in the last minute of the last game. 

Tony Adams, Lee Dixon, George Graham, Paul Merson and Nigel Winterburn are among those on duty to share their memories. 

Red Dwarf XII

Red Dwarf XII

2 Entertain

The rebooted comedy goes from strength to strength as its 12th series arrives on DVD shelves. 

DanTDM On Tour

DanTDM On Tour

2 Entertain

YouTube megastar DanTDM's sold out show at Hammersmith Apollo is captured on this new DVD. 

Kenny

Kenny

Spirit Entertainment Limited

The life and career of Kenny Dalglish is celebrated in this loving documentary, which includes interviews with Alan Hansen, Ian Rush, and John Barnes as well as one of his greatest rivals Sir Alex Ferguson.

Cold Feet: Complete Series Seven

Cold Feet

ITV Studios Home Entertainment

Now back and in business, the much-loved drama followed the life and times of Adam, Pete, Jenny, Karen and David, gets a seventh series. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Roy Chubby Brown: The Second Coming

Roy Chubby Brown: The Second Coming

Universal

Having retired in 2015, the rotund comedian is back by popular demand for a brand new DVD, he might be older, but he's still just as controversial. 

Sean Lock: Keep It Light - Live

Sean Lock: Keep It Light

Universal

The 8 Out Of 10 Cats regular takes his sardonic humour on tour and is caught live for this new DVD. 

Conor McGregor: Notorious

Conor McGregor: Notorious

Universal Pictures

McGregor's journey from unemployment to one of the world's famous athletes is captured in this warts and all documentary. 

Adam Hills: Clown Heart

Adam Hills: Clown Heart

Universal Pictures

Hills, best known for his key role on The Last Leg, entertains a sold-out crowd at London's Hammersmith Apollo in this new DVD. 

The Beguiled

The Beguiled

Universal Pictures

Sofia Coppola follows up The Bling Ring with a new take on Thomas P. Cullinan's novel A Painted Devil, which was previously adapted for a 1971 movie that starred Clint Eastwood.  

The movie stars Elle Fanning, Nicole Kidman, Colin Farrell, Kirsten Dunst and Angourie Rice and takes us to the heart of the American Civil War with an injured Union soldier who has been taken prisoner and locked up in Confederate girls' boarding school.

Seeing an opportunity, he attempts to worm his way into each of the lonely women's hearts, causing them to turn on each other, and eventually, on him...

The Big Sick

The Big Sick

Studiocanal

Kumail Nanjiani, star of Silicon Valley and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, stars in this romantic comedy, which he has written with wife Emily V. Gordon.

The movie is inspired by the couple’s own story. Beginning with his traditional Muslim family, who are unhappy with his relationship with Emily, an American. When Emily is waylaid by a mysterious illness, Kumail must take charge of the crisis with her parents, Beth and Terry.

Starring alongside Nanjiani are Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Aidy Bryant and Ray Romano.

The Wall

The Wall

Studiocanal

Doug Liman directs Aaron Taylor-Johnson and John Cena in this tense military thriller about two soldiers who are trapped by a lethal sniper, with only an unsteady wall between them.