September 4, 2016

This Week's New DVDs: September 5th 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: September 5th 2016

Captain America: Civil War, Florence Foster Jenkins, Arrow and The People V. O.J. Simpson - American Crime Story are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Captain America: Civil War

Captain America: Civil War

Disney

In Marvel's new epic adventure we pick up right after the events ofAvengers: Age Of Ultron and politicians are demanding the gang become more accountable and a body be created to determine when to call in the Avengers. This leads to the fracturing of the team into two opposing factions, Captain America, who wants to continue without regulation, and Iron Man, who is in favour of the proposals, this leads to one almighty showdown.

Click here to read our full preview. 

Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins

Pathe

Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant and The Big Bang Theory's Simon Hellberg star in this touching period drama about Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who maintained her dream of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. 

Click here to watch our interview with Hellberg. 

The People V. O.J. Simpson - American Crime Story

The People V. O.J. Simpson - American Crime Story

20th Century Fox

The gripping story of O.J. Simpson's all too public murder trial and how it unfolded is brought to life with an all-star cast that includes Cuba Gooding Jr, David Schwimmer, Sarah Paulson and Selma Blair. 

Click here to read our feature. 

Friday Night Dinner: Series 4

Friday Night Dinner

Channel 4

The fourth series of the hilarious sitcom about a wonderfully eccentric Jewish family and their weekly Friday night dinner comes to DVD this week. 

Arrow: The Complete Fourth Season

Arrow

Warner Bros

Stephen Amell's fourth season as action hero Oliver Queen is released on to DVD this week. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Limitless: Season One

Limitless

Universal Pictures

The first and only season of the TV series inspired by the Bradley Cooper-led movie comes to DVD this week. It follows Brian Finch, a struggling musician who discovers the powerful nootropic drug NZT-48, a pill able to unlock the full potential of the human brain and dramatically enhance the user's mental capabilities. 

Modern Family: The Complete Season 7

Modern Family

20th Century Fox

The seventh series of the hugely successful sitcom hits DVD shelves this week. 

Suburra

Suburra

Kaleidoscope

Stefano Sollima, showrunner of the Gomorrah TV series, directs this gritty thriller which follows Samurai, a gangster with dreams of turning Rome's waterfront town Suburra into the new Las Vegas. 

Sharknado 4 - The 4th Awakens

Sharknado 4 - The 4th Awakens

Kaleidoscope

The fourth instalment of the much-loved action series finds us in Las Vegas with another Sharknado on the way...

Precious Cargo

Precious Cargo

Signature Entertainment

Bruce Willis and Claire Forlani star in this pacy thriller about a master thief who is forced to carry out a dangerous heist on behalf of a criminal tycoon. 

The Student and Mister Henri

The Student and Mister Henri

Studiocanal

Ivan Calbérac adapts this French comedy drama from his own play about a cantankerous old man who offers a student three months' free rent if he helps break up his son's marriage. 

McCallum: Complete Series 1 and 2

McCallum

Simply Home Entertainment

Every episode of John Hannah's turn as forensic pathologist Iain McCallum gets a re-release this week.