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The best of Blu-ray in 2014

Tweet 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 […]

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Blu-rays for the Weekend: It’s Christmas!

Tweet With the festive season at last upon us, we’ve gathered together a few family friendly Blu-rays that truly capture the magic of Christmas. So this holiday, why not batten down the hatches and take a look at some of these Christmas crackers.   Rise of the Guardians A perfect movie to keep the kids […]

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Stuff Magazine picks its Blu-ray boxsets for Christmas

Tweet Christmas is just a few days away now – so anyone yet to buy their presents better get to the shops quickly! Thankfully, the UK’s Stuff Magazine has put together a guide to some of the best Blu-ray box-sets out there – so whether you’re still looking for those elusive last gifts, or just […]

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The Snowman makes Blu-ray debut

Tweet To celebrate its 30th anniversary, everyone’s favourite snowman is making his Blu-ray debut in time for Christmas. Raymond Brigg’s classic animation The Snowman was nominated for the 1982 Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film, and is also notable for its haunting theme song Walking In The Air. Practically a national institution in the […]

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2011 proves to be a bumper year for Blu-ray

Tweet The British Video Association (BVA) has revealed physical video entertainment sales in December 2011 rose 8.4% to a value of £473.3 million when compared with December 2010. And the reason behind this leap? Well, it seems the plethora of blockbuster titles on offer were just too good to resist, with the likes of Harry […]

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Blu-ray Disc Sales up 35% in 2011

Tweet As Christmas approaches it seems that more and more of us will be tucking into a mince pie whilst watching our favourite movies on Blu-ray, according to recent figures published in Home Media Magazine. Sales of Blu-ray Disc movies in the last four months of the year have skyrocketed throughout Europe (particularly Germany) and […]

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Bridesmaids on Blu-ray gets the thumbs up on WhatCulture

Tweet Back in August, we brought you the news that Bridesmaids was landing on Blu-ray. Now that the bridal-shower blast of brassy hilarity has been officially released, we thought we’d see what those culture vultures at WhatCulture made of it. The film itself is described as ‘Arguably the best comedy of the year’, with the […]

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Digital Entertainment Group study shows Blu-ray is booming

Tweet According to research from the Digital Entertainment Group, the home entertainment industry is booming, with a five percent upsurge in sales in 2011’s third quarter, with sales of Blu-ray Discs cited as a huge contributing factor. So what exactly is it that’s driving audiences to the format? According to the research, new and classic […]