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Oscar winners line up for Blu-ray release

Tweet Academy Award for Best Picture nominees Arrival, Lion, Manchester by the Sea, and the winner Moonlight, have all been given UK Blu-ray release dates. Arrival, starring Amy Adams, Forest Whitaker and Jeremy Renner, will land on Blu-ray in the UK on 20th March, following its US release. As twelve spaceships appear around Earth, an […]

Unbroken

Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken heading to Blu-ray

Tweet 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 […]

Foxcatcher

Foxcatcher is a revelation on Blu-ray

Tweet 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 […]

Birdman

Birdman to soar on Blu-ray

Tweet Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) won the 2015 Oscar for Best Picture; and rightly so. It’s an artful black comedy that tells the story of a washed-up former action hero Riggan Thomson (Michael Keaton), and his attempt to restart his career on Broadway in an ill-conceived adaptation of a Raymond Carver story. […]

The Artist

Blu-rays for the Weekend: The Oscars’ Best Picture

Tweet The 87th Academy Award was a glamorous affair, with Birdman taking home this year’s coveted Best Picture prize. But we’re not quite ready to close the door on award season just yet. If you’re still in the red carpet mood, why not set aside a weekend to enjoy worthy winners of Best Picture gongs […]

Budapest

Blu-ray Monday: Grand Budapest Hotel

Tweet For this week’s Blu-ray Monday we’re giving away a copy of Grand Budapest Hotel on Blu-ray. Wes Anderson’s ruritanian fable won four technical awards at last night’s glittering Oscars ceremony: best costume design, makeup, production design and score.  This unadulterated fun film was also nominated for Best Picture. While it lost out to Birdman […]

12 Years a Slave

Blu-ray Monday: 12 Years a Slave

Tweet This Blu-ray Monday we’re giving you the chance to get your hands on Twelve Years A Slave, the Best Picture winner at this year’s Oscars. The film tells the true story of Solomon Northrup, a free black man in pre-Civil War America who is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty, as well as […]

Dallas Buyers Club

Dallas Buyers Club heading to Blu-ray

Tweet One of the most critically acclaimed movies of the year so far, Dallas Buyers Club, is set to be released on Blu-ray in the UK from 2nd June. Matthew McConaughey won an Oscar for his deeply moving performance as Ron Woodrof, a redneck cowboy and self-confessed homophobe diagnosed with Aids in the 1980s. When […]

Frozen

Blu-ray Monday: Frozen

Tweet Officially now the highest-grossing animated film of all time, Disney’s Frozen is a perfect piece of high-definition family entertainment this Easter. And we have a copy to give away for this week’s Blu-ray Monday contest.   Beautifully animated comedy adventure Frozen sees fearless optimist Anna set off on an epic journey — teaming up […]

12 Years

Award-winning 12 Years A Slave heading to Blu-ray

Tweet One of the biggest success stories from the 2014 awards season, 12 Years A Slave, is due to hit Blu-ray across Europe from May 12th. The winner of Best Picture at both the Oscars and the BAFTAs, director Steve McQueen’s unflinching look at slavery in America’s Deep South is one film fans won’t want […]