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Matrix

Blu-rays for the Weekend: Computing inspired movies

Last week it was announced that a movie based on Tetris is in development. While this might sound strange, there are plenty of other movies that have been inspired by the world of computers and gaming. Here are some of our favourites, all available to watch on Blu-ray this weekend.   The Matrix Depicting a […]

Dawn of the Plant

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes to rise on Blu-ray

The sequel to the critically acclaimed Rise of the Planet of the Apes is set to launch on Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D from the 24th November.   Director Matt Reeve’s tense, thoughtful sci-fi is set in a post-apocalyptic world inhabited by humans and hyper-evolved apes. Ten years after a deadly disease has ravaged the planet […]

Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles heading back to Blu-ray

The modern remake of the much-loved kids’ franchise Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is set to make an appearance on Blu-ray later this year, while the original big screen outing for the heroes in a half shelf is also coming back to BD very soon.   The lovable turtles, Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Raphael, power up […]

Malificent

Blu-ray Monday: Malificent

For this week’s Blu-ray Monday, we’re giving away a copy of Malificent, the untold story of Disney’s  iconic villain from the 1959 classic Sleeping Beauty. Starring honorary dame Angelina Jolie, Malificient sees a beautiful, pure-hearted young woman growing up in a peaceful, idyllic forest kingdom, until one day an invading army threatens the harmony of […]

Edge

Blu-ray Monday: Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow

For this week’s Blu-ray Monday, we’re giving away a copy of Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow, the sci-fi action adventure starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt. Known in the cinema as just Edge of Tomorrow, the movie – based on the short novel ‘All You Need Is Kill’ by Hiroshi Sakurazaka – was praised by […]

Fox Searchlight

Fox Searchlight brings 20 years of classic films to Blu-ray

Fox Searchlight has announced that it will be releasing a special 20th Anniversary Collection – a 20 disc Blu-ray box set comprising its most iconic releases from the last twenty years. The movies in this one of a kind collection were meticulously handpicked from Fox Searchlight’s impressive back catalogue for their cultural relevance, awards recognition […]

Guardians

Guardians of the Galaxy set to blast off on Blu-ray

It’s the movie many thought was Marvel’s biggest risk to date. A space-set adventure featuring five little-known comic characters, two of which are a walking tree and a talking raccoon. But rather than pass audiences by, Guardians of the Galaxy – the latest addition to the phenomenally successful Marvel Cinematic Universe – defied early expectations […]

Blu-ray Monday: A Million Ways to Die in the West

  This Blu-ray Monday, we’ve got the outrageously funny modern day western, A Million Ways to Die in the West, up for grabs. Directed and produced by Seth MacFarlane (creator of Family Guy, American Dad and Ted), this spoof Western sees him take the lead as sheep farmer Albert. Albert’s world falls apart after his girlfriend […]

Trainspot

Blu-rays for the Weekend: Scottish independence

The UK has been pretty caught up in the fervent debate on Scottish independence in recent weeks. So, whatever your view, we thought this weekend you might want to take a look at some of the best Blu-rays which tell Scotland’s national story.   Trainspotting Danny Boyle’s legendary adaptation of Irvine Welsh’s novel Trainspotting is […]

Alien

Alien 35th Anniversary Edition set to scream on Blu-ray

Ahead of the 35th anniversary of the classic sci-fi horror movie, Alien, Twentieth Century Fox  has announced the release of an all new Blu-ray Edition of the movie.   According to critics, director Ridley Scott redefined the parameters of sci-fi and set the benchmark of extra-terrestrial horror in this thriller. In the role that launched […]

Batman

1960s Batman to spread his wings on Blu-ray

Warner Bros unveiled some utterly “bat-tastic” news this week, with the announcement that all 120  episodes of the iconic 1960s Batman TV show will be available on Blu-ray from the 10th November.   DC Comics’ Batman is now the stuff of legend, but if you haven’t heard the story before, the TV show focuses on […]

Spiderman

Blu-ray Monday: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

This Blu-ray Monday, we are giving away The Amazing Spider-Man 2, one of summer 2014’s superhero highlights. Following the events of The Amazing Spider-Man, this web-slinging sequel sees Brit Andrew Garfield once again don the red and blue suit to defend New York and his girlfriend Gwen Stacey (Emma Stone) from a host of new […]