This Week's New DVDs: May 23rd 2016
Spotlight, The 5th Wave, The Big Short and Dirty Grandpa are among this week's new releases on DVD.
The eccentric sci-fi drama, which stars Rebecca Romjin as the leader of a group of librarians who are tasked to protect the world's most mysterious and ancient artifacts, brings its second season to DVD this week.
Keeley Hawes stars in this ITV drama as Louisa Durrell, a widow who decides to move her entire family from Bournemouth to the Greek island of Corfu and build a new life.
Houdini and Doyle
Stephen Mangan and Michael Weston star as magician Harry Houdini and novelist Arthur Conan Doyle, who team up to solve a series of increasingly tricky mysteries.
The Masked Saint
A professional wrestler, who also works as a church pastor, accepts a position at a struggling church in an effort to help the community both in his official capacity and as his alter ego The Saint.
Hsiao-hsien Hou directs this brutal thriller, which is set in eighth century China and follows 10-year-old general's daughter Nie Yinniang, who is abducted and sent to master martial arts, a process which transforms her into an exceptional assassin charged with eliminating cruel and corrupt local governors.
Adrian Lester and Sophie Okonedo star in this dark BBC drama about British lawyer Maya Cobbina, who returns to the UK after a long-stint in America to take a senior legal role. But, after only a few weeks on the job, she begins to have serious doubts about her husband Nick, an undercover cop with a past he has hidden from her for 20 years.
The Call Up
This British sci-fi thriller about a group of elite online video gamers who are invited to trial new virtual reality technology, technology which soon turns sinister, comes to DVD this week.