September 11, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: September 12th 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: September 12th 2016

Bad Neighbours 2, Our Kind Of Traitor, The Flash and Empire are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Bad Neighbours 2

Bad Neighbours 2

Universal Pictures

The sequel to the smash-hit comedy Seth Rogen's Mac and Rose Byrne's Kelly have a second baby on the way and a house in the suburbs on hold, but first they've got to sell their house, a job that's going to be twice as hard as rowdy female sororiety have now moved in next door. 

The movie stars a returning Zac Efron, Rogen, Byrne and Dave Franco, while Chloë Grace Moretz, Carla Gallo, Kiersey Clemons, Beanie Feldstein and Selena Gomez all join the cast. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Our Kind of Traitor

Our Kind Of Traitor

Studiocanal

Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgård, Damian Lewis  and Naomie Harris lead this thriller, which is adapted from John le Carré's best-selling novel of the same name and has a script from Drive writer Hossein Amini. It follows McGregor's Perry and Harris's Gail, an ordinary couple on holiday who wind up befriending Skarsgård's Dima, a man it turns out is a money launderer for the Russian mafia and who asks for their help in contacting Mi5, a request that turns Perry and Gail's life upside down. 

 

I Saw the Light

I Saw The Light

Sony Pictures UK

Tom Hiddleston stars as country music icon Hank Williams in this warts and all biopic of the singer-songwriter. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

The Flash: The Complete Second Season

The Flash

Warner Bros

The second season of DC's hit series comes to DVD this week. 

Click here to watch our interview with stars Candice Patton and Danielle Panabaker. 

Empire: The Complete Second Season

Empire

20th Century Fox

The second season of the hit hip-hop melodrama comes to DVD this week. 

Chicago Med: Season One

Chicago Med

Universal Pictures

The first season of the hit medical drama set in a busy Chicago hospital comes to DVD this week. 

Resistance: The Complete Series

Resistance

Eureka

The acclaimed French drama, which focuses on the French Resistance movement during the Second World War, gets a release on DVD this week. 

Embrace of the Serpent

Embrace of the Serpent

Saffron Hill Films

Ciro Guerra directs this action adventure which follows an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people as they work with two scientists over the course of 40 years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant.

Cyborg X

Cyborg X

Sony Pictures UK

Danny Trejo and Eve Mauro star in this action thriller which follows a group of mercenaries who face a fight for survival when a radical weapons manufacturer is taken over by a cyber virus. 

The Devil's Woods

The Devil's Woods

Left Films

This gnarly Irish horror follows a group of friends who find thremselves in a rural village and, after a few drinks, decide to camp in the surrounding woods that are rumoured to be haunted, a decision they soon regret...

The Measure of a Man

The Measure of a Man

New Wave Films

Vincent Lindon stars in this French drama about a an unemployed factory worker who is forced to take a job as a supermarket security guard, a job that presents a series of new problems from him.