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Blu-rays for the Weekend: Benedict Cumberbatch

We’re in the thick of awards season – a time to escape all things dreary, and revel in some Hollywood glitz and glamour. To celebrate the great talent on the silver screen, our next few Blu-rays for the Weekend posts will feature some of the big-ticket Oscar nominees. The first weekend kicks-off the very well-dressed, […]

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Get ready for a trip Into The Woods on Blu-ray

                    If you go “Into the Woods” today you’re sure for a big surprise. Mainly the best of Brothers Grimm’s fairytales, deliciously and sumptuously served up on Blu-ray. Into the Woods, in cinemas now, reminds us why our perennially favourite childhood fables have stood the test […]

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Mr Turner’s brush strokes get the Blu-ray treatment

Mike Leigh’s BAFTA nominated Mr Turner is coming to Blu-ray in February and is available for pre-order now. The film stars Timothy Spall as Joseph Turner, the iconic British artist who challenged the art world with his approach to painting. The film explores Turner’s eccentricities; his difficult relationships and personal demons. The end result is […]

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Blu-ray Monday: The Boxtrolls

To ward-off the January blues, we’ve decided to give away The Boxtrolls – a heart-warming, fantasy-comedy film and a highlight of 2014. In fact it was so good The Boxtrolls has been nominated for an Oscar in the animated feature film category. It’s about to be released as part of a 2D and 3D Blu-ray […]

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Blu-rays for the Weekend: There’s a chill in the air

It’s been very cold in the northern parts of America – day time temperatures have plummeted to well below freezing. This cold weather then crossed the Atlantic, causing Jet streams to pass through the UK, whipping up gusts of wind at around 90mph and downpours of rain. The weather is not only a favourite talking […]

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Horrible Bosses 2 brings the laughter to Blu-ray

February 24th marks the Blu-ray release of Horrible Bosses 2 in the US; the genius successor to the equally riotous Horrible Bosses. Starring Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Chris Pine, Jennifer Aniston, Christoph Waltz, Kevin Spacey and Jamie Foxx, it’s a laugh out-loud, deliciously naughty workplace inspired comedy. It offers up a fast-paced plot. […]

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Big Hero 6 heading to Blu-ray

Great news – Disney/Buena Vista will be bringing Big Hero 6 to Blu-ray in the US on 24th February. A European release date hasn’t yet been confirmed but can’t be too far away. This 3D computer-animated superhero fantasy-comedy film (bit of a mouthful) received critical acclaim, was nominated for an Annie Award for Best Animated […]

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Blu-ray Monday: Boyhood

Fresh from its success at last night’s Golden Globes, Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the prize in this week’s Blu-ray Monday competition. Picking up Golden Globes for Best Dramatic Film and Best Director, coming of age tale Boyhood is a ground-breaking cinematic experience following the life of a family. At the centre is Mason (Ellar Coltrane), […]

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Blu-ray Monday: The Lego Movie

Happy New Year! To welcome you to 2015, we decided to give away one of the most popular films from 2014. And with its combination of wit, charm, heart and incredible visuals, we thought that The Lego Movie was the perfect choice. The Lego Movie sees an ordinary guy named Emmet (Chris Pratt) mistaken for […]

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The best of Blu-ray in 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, we wanted to take a look back at some of our favourite Blu-rays from the last 12 months. It’s not a comprehensive list, and with so many great titles released this year we’re bound to have missed some of your favourites – so sound off in the comments if […]

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Blu-rays For the Weekend: Classic Christmas with a modern glow

The holidays wouldn’t be the same without our favourite heart-warming Christmas classics to evoke some good old fashioned festive cheer. And now on Blu-ray viewers can enjoy crisp detail and bright festive colours like never before. This year, you can absolutely have your cake and eat it. So if you’re looking for some inspiration on […]

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Keanu Reeves comes back to Blu-ray with John Wick

John Wick, the action thriller starring Keanu Reeves, is set for a Blu-ray release early next year. Featuring Keanu Reeves in full on action mode, John Wick (Reeves) is an ex-hitman who is forced to come out of retirement to track down a group of gangsters who take everything from him. Using New York as […]