September 26, 2018

This Week's New DVDs: October 1st 2018
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by Tom Goodwyn

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This Week's New DVDs: October 1st 2018

Bodyguard, Vikings, U.F.O and Supernatural are among this week's new releases on DVD. 

Bodyguard

Bodyguard

ITV Studios Home Entertainment

It gripped the nation during its run on TV and now the hit six-part drama arrives on DVD, which stars Keeley Hawes and one-time Game Of Thrones man Richard Madden.

Created by Line Of Duty man Jed Mercurio, the series follows Madden's David Budd, a war veteran and Protection Command bodyguard, who is assigned to protect Hawes' Julia Montague MP, the ambitious Home Secretary.

As the series goes on, Budd finds himself torn between his duty and his beliefs. He's responsible for Montague's safety, could he become her biggest threat?

Gina McKee, Sophie Rundle, Pippa Haywood, Stuart Bowman, Richard Riddell, Vincent Franklin, Ash Tandon, and Nina Toussaint-White all co-star. 

Click here to read our full preview. 

Supernatural: The Complete Thirteenth Season

Supernatural

Warner Bros

The monster fantasy drama's 13th season arrives on DVD shelves this week, with 23 new episodes. 

Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles return to star as Sam and Dean Winchester with Mark A. Sheppard, Mark Pellegrino and Misha Collins in key roles. 

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Complete Fifth Season

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D

Disney UK

Clark Gregg leads the fifth full season of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D which follows Agent Coulson and his crack team of investigators as they face new and ever dangerous threats. 

Vikings: Season 5 - Volume 1

Vikings

MGM

The first part of the bloody fifth season of this action epic comes to DVD shelves this week.

Chicago P.D.: Season Five

Chicago P.D

Universal Pictures

The fifth season of the popular police procedural starring Jason Beghe, Jesse Lee Soffer and Patrick John Flueger arrives in stores this week. 

Designated Survivor: The Complete Second Season

Designated Survivor

Entertainment One

Kiefer Sutherland, Natascha McElhone, Adan Canto, Italia Ricci and Kal Penn all star in the second season of this gripping drama about a lower-level cabinet member who is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a catastrophic attack on the US Capitol during the State of the Union

Show Dogs

Show Dogs

Entertainment One

Will Arnett, Ludacris, Natasha Lyonne, Jordin Sparks, Gabriel Iglesias, Shaquille O'Neal, Alan Cumming and Stanley Tucci come together for this knockabout comedy. 

Arnett plays Frank, a detective who is forced to go undercover at the world's most exclusive dog show to stop an animal-smuggling scheme that is using the dog show as a front. 

Lethal Weapon: The Complete Second Season

Lethal Weapon

Warner Bros

Damon Wayans and Clayne Crawford unite for the second season of the US crime drama based on the action film series. 

UFO

UFO

Sony Pictures

Ryan Eslinger directs Gillian Anderson, Alex Sharp, Ella Purnell and David Strathairn in this extra-terrestrial drama.

Sharp plays Derek, college student, haunted by a childhood UFO sighting, who believes that mysterious sightings reported at multiple airports across the United States are UFOs.

With the help of his girlfriend and college professor, he sets out to find out the truth, all the while the FBI are on his tail...

Revenge

Revenge

Vertigo Releasing

Coralie Fargeat writes and directs this bloody flick, which stars Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Kevin Janssens and Vincent Colombe.

Three wealthy married men head out for a hedonistic getaway, only for one of their mistresses to tag along. Sadly, for them, she’s not come for a good time, she’s come to hunt, them...

Curse of the Nun

Curse Of The Nun

High Fliers Films

Lacy Hartselle and Jonathan Everett star in this bloody horror.

It follows Anna, a young man who is looking to move out of her house, who encounters the spirit of a deranged nun, Sister Catherine, who wants her soul.

Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451

Warner Bros

Michael B. Jordan and Michael Shannon come together for this lavish take on Ray Bradbury's classic novel. 

Set in an American future where the media is an opiate, internet bots control everyday routines, history is rewritten and brigades of celebrity "firemen" engage in televised search-and-destroy missions to burn books and bring their shamed owners to justice.

Jordan plays Guy Montag, who works under the command of Shannon's Captain John Beatty. Groomed to be his replacement, Montag changes his destiny after meeting rebel informant Clarisse McClellan and starting to question his duty...

Hang Ups: The Complete First Series

Hang Ups

Network

Stephen Mangan, Richard E. Grant, Jessica Hynes, David Tennant and Katherine Parkinson come together for this comedy series.

Mangan stars as Richard Pitt, a therapist trying to relaunch his career after the disastrous collapse of his group therapy practice.

Sadly, his new form of therapy, carried out via quick-fire webcam sessions, brings its own set of problems...

Gloves Off

Gloves Off

Miracle Media

Brad Moore, Denise Van Outen, Alexi Sayle and Ricky Tomlinson all star in this low-key comedy.

Moore stars as Doug, a fantastic fighter but not so fantastic businessman, who must save his beloved gym by training a gentle giant for a bare-knuckle fight.

Rick and Morty: Season 2 (hmv Exclusive) Includes 3 hmv Exclusive Rick & Morty Top Trumps Cards

Rick and Morty

Spirit Entertainment Ltd

All 10 episodes from the second season of Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's hit animation about the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson arrive on DVD shelves this week.