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Breaking Bad

Five more of the best Blu-ray Easter Eggs

Last week we looked at five secret Easter Eggs hiding in some of your favourite Blu-rays – since we’re on the verge of the Easter weekend, here are five more for you to try! As before, discs do vary from region to region, so there’s a chance these won’t apply to everyone.   Blu-ray: Breaking […]

Unbroken

Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken heading to Blu-ray

Unbroken, Angelina Jolie’s WW2 biopic tells the true story of Louis Zamperini (Jack O’Connell), an American Olympian’s struggle to survive: firstly as a bombardier in a near-fatal air crash; during a harrowing 47 days on a raft, and as a prisoner in a Japanese war camp. He is revered for his refusal to use his […]

frozen

Blu-ray Monday: Frozen

For this week’s Blu-ray Monday we’re giving away a copy of the much loved, global Disney phenomenon Frozen. Why? Because it seems the perfect Easter gift. Frozen is the reason why children (and their parents) are throwing their arms out wide, clenching their fists and singing Let It Go with wild abandonment. Part of the […]

Moon

Blu-rays for the Weekend: The solar eclipse

This time last week, Europe was enthralled by the solar eclipse. If you missed it, or if it simply piqued your interest in celestial bodies, why not try out one of these Blu-rays this weekend? Moon The eclipse was of course caused by the moon moving directly between the Earth and the sun. In Duncan […]

Star Wars

Five of the best Blu-ray Easter Eggs

With Easter just around the corner, we thought we’d mark the occasion by looking at some of our favourite Easter Eggs. However we’re not looking at the chocolate variety – we’re talking about those top secret bonus features that are hidden away on some Blu-ray discs. Here are five for you to look out for. […]

50 Shades

Fifty shades of Grey set to titilate on Blu-ray

Fifty Shades of Grey will be available on Blu-ray from June 22nd, but for the super keen, you can pre-order it now. This steamy romance, directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson, is based on a breakthrough novel of the same name by E. L. James, which sold over 100 million copies. The erotic novel, the first installment in […]

interstellar

Blu-ray Monday: Interstellar

For this week’s Blu-ray Monday we’re giving away a copy of Interstellar, Christopher Nolan’s space spectacle. One of 2014’s most talked about films, Interstellar will truly blow you away on Blu-ray. Interstellar follows humanity’s last-ditch effort to find a new habitable planet after Earth is ravaged by environmental catastrophe. Upon discovering a wormhole which can […]

Memento

Blu-rays for the Weekend: Stars of Neighbours

Helen of Troy was the face that launched a hundred ships. Neighbours is the Aussie soap opera which launched a 100 movie stars. Well maybe not that many, but it’s certainly proved a popular launch pad. On the 8th March it marked its 30th anniversary. To celebrate this milestone, we’ve suggested three Blu-ray films to […]

Inherent Vice

Paul Thomas Anderson’s Inherent Vice coming to Blu-ray soon

Inherent Vice is the seventh feature from Paul Thomas Anderson and the first ever film adaption of a Thomas Pynchon novel. The film is set in Los Angeles in the psychedelic 1970s. Larry “Doc” Sportello, private investigator and “pothead”, receives a visit from his former girlfriend Shasta Fay Hepworth, now having an affair with the […]

Foxcatcher

Foxcatcher is a revelation on Blu-ray

Great news for all quality film lovers – Foxcatcher – described as a revelation by one critic, will be available on Blu-ray from May 18th. Foxcatcher, a multi-Oscar nominated film, is based on a true-life tragedy and recounts the story of rich philanthropist, John du Pont (Steve Carell) who approaches a Gold Medal-winning Olympian Mark […]

Fury!

Blu-ray Monday: Fury

For this week’s Blu-ray Monday we’re giving away a copy of Fury, the World War II drama starring Brad Pitt. The film is set in April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on […]

Saving Private Ryan

Blu-rays for the Weekend: Stephen Spielberg and Tom Hanks collaborations

In the beginning of March Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg announced a new Cold War drama – Bridge of Spies. The film’s title refers to a real bridge that links the outer reaches of former West Berlin to the city centre of Potsdam, previously under the control of East Germany. It was dubbed the “bridge […]