MacGyver (Richard Dean Anderson) is a contemporary hero and role model who applies his scientific knowledge to ordinary items to create for himself and others a means of escape from impending doom.Season 1: He's everyone's favorite action hero... but he's a hero with a difference. Angus MacGyver (Richard Dean Anderson) is a secret agent whose wits are his deadliest weapon. Armed with only a knapsack filled with everyday items he picks up along the way, he improvises his way out of every peril the bad guys throw at him.Making a bomb out of chewing gum? Fixing a speeding car's brakes... while he's riding in it? Using soda pop to cook tear gas? That's all in a day's adventures for MacGyver. He's part Boy Scout, part genius. And all hero.Season 2: MacGyver is no ordinary secret agent. He never carries a gun. His drinks aren't shaken or stirred. And he fights for justice using the most dangerous weapon of all: his intelligence. Richard Dean Anderson stars as television's favorite boy scout-turned-action-hero: Angus MacGyver.When an American pilot is shot down over Central America or a top-secret missile is stolen, the authorities call on MacGyver, a former Special Forces agent, to save the day. When all other means of solving problems are exhausted, a call goes out for MacGyver!Season 3: Get ready for good, old-fashioned adventure. Richard Dean Anderson stars as Angus MacGyver - the legendary secret agent whose wits are his most trustworthy weapon. MacGyver is a one-manned unarmed force who can find his way out of any danger using everyday items he's picked up along the way.The third season of MacGyver finds him doing what he does best - confronting dangerous foes, overcoming unbelievable odds, and rescuing innocent victims. It's all in a day's adventure for MacGyver.Season 4: There's never been another hero like MacGyver. Brilliantly brought to life by Richard Dean Anderson, MacGyver is the ultimate all-American good guy.In the action-packed fourth season, old friends and old enemies return to complicate MacGyver's life, including strong-willed Penny (Teri Hatcher), an murderous Murdoc (Michael Des Barres). Not to mention the usual drug smugglers, terrorists, rebels and killers Mac must bring to justice. It's more edge-of-the-seat adventure from one of the most exciting television series of all time.Season 5: This season offers up some unexpected surprises for MacGyver and his fans: a mysterious trip back in time, an unexpected partnership with his nemesis (Michael De Barres), and much more.Once again, every entertaining episode of MacGyver is always worth watching again and again.Season 6: When all else fails...call in MacGyver to save the day. And in the sixth season, he faces his toughest obstacles. How will MacGyver outwit a serial killer, an unstoppable assassin and an enemy agent who endangers a friend's life? In every exciting episode, the problems are deadly...but the solutions are pure adventure.Season 7: With his inventive mind and nice-guy approach, it's no mystery that MacGyver (Richard Dean Anderson) always pulls off the assignment he's given. But TV's favorite action hero isn't quite done...In the seventh and final season of MacGyver, our hero faces off against criminals with the most outrageous schemes - nuclear terrorists...a mad arsonist...even a voodoo priest! Plus a time-travel adventure and an emotional series finale with the biggest surprise yet! Running Time: 6255 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: Danish|Dutch|English|Finnish|French|Italian|Norwegian|Swedish|Spanish Release Date: 30 Aug. 2010
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THE STORY OF THE RED ARROWS For over 40 years The Red Arrows have been thrilling crowds at air shows both across the UK and internationally. They are quite simply the best at what they do. The Red Arrows, officially the Royal Air Force Display Team, are the public face of the RAF, formally promoting recruitment, as well as providing inspiration to significant numbers of those who join the Royal Air Force. Through fantastic archive and display footage, we tell the story of The Red Arrows from their beginnings in 1964 right through to today. STORY OF THE SPITFIRE Is there any other plane in the world that is so loved by its pilots? World War II veterans say it is a pleasure to fly, there was a magic about this magnificent plane. While Spitfires couldn t fly at night and there was a lack of communication what the Spitfire couldn t do was dramatically outweighed by what it could! Ever wanted to know more...
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Ronit Elkabetz co-directs and stars in this Israeli domestic drama. In Israel, divorces can only be legitimised by the rabbinical court, which must gain the consent of both husband and wife before a decision can be made. The film follows Viviane Amsalem (Elkabetz), who must fight, over the period of five years, for her freedom from her distant and uncompromising husband Elisha (Simon Abkarian) and the courts who seem unwilling to listen to Viviane's reasons for separation. Running Time: 116 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 8 Dec. 2014
Under The Stars contains 24 tracks and guest appearances by the South African Soweto Gospel Choir, The Harlem Gospel Choir, the St. Petersburg trio and local act 'Ziesjoem. Oscar-winning actor Sir Anthony Hopkins and his wife flew in a private jet to Maastricht to attend the concerts. The Hollywood-based star is a great admirer of Andrá Rieu and wrote a piece called "And The Waltz Goes On" specially with Rieu in mind. Andrá Rieu recorded it earlier in 2011 and performed it in Maastricht for the first time for such a large crowd. "I thought: This is extraordinary. I'm sitting here - this little boy from South Wales. I can't believe I wrote this!" says Sir Hopkins. "Andrá Rieu is such a great musician. And I think his love for music transmits itself to thousands of people. Running Time: 111 minutes Region: All Regions Subtitles: Portuguese|Spanish|German|French|Dutch Release Date: 10 Sept. 2012
Romantic comedy drama based on the successful stage play. George (Alan Alda) and Doris (Ellen Burstyn) meet by chance over dinner at a California inn in the 1950s. Although both are married to others, they find themselves in the same bed the next morning wondering how they got there. This romantic encounter leads the seemingly mismatched pair to agree to meet on the same weekend each year. As those years grow into decades, the two are seen changing and ageing, always in the same room in different scenes. Each helps the other with the challenges and crises that life throws up, and their relationship deepens as history's tide rolls on. Running Time: 113 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 11 Feb. 2008
Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie were among the most successful acts of the alternative comedy show Saturday Live/Friday Night Live and after a Christmas pilot in 1987, the BBC commissioned a series in 1989. My father wouldn't have a television in the house, so we used to gather round every night and watch it on the lawn.? Fry and Laurie explored a seemingly inexhaustible list of subjects with a delicious turn of phrase and elaborate wordplay. The hilarity-included regular acts such as not so super spy Tony Mercheson and his boss Control, yuppies, John and Peter, as well as the concluding cocktail recipe to the accompaniment of Mr Music with plenty of Vox Pops. With four brilliant series of great satire, comic genius and an hilarious use of language, Fry and Laurie are definitely at the top of the comedy tree. Running Time: 767 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 30 Oct. 2006
Collected edition of seven BBC adaptations of the classic detective stories featuring the great Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr Watson. Peter Cushing stars as Holmes in the first five adaptations, with Nigel Stock as Dr Watson, broadcast by the BBC in 1968. In 'A Study in Scarlet', Holmes first meets Watson, and the two men investigate the death of a man in a locked room, with no signs of a struggle. In 'the Boscombe Valley Mystery', Holmes is not convinced that a young man murdered his father, and searches for more clues. In 'the Hound of the Baskervilles', Holmes unearths the truth behind a sinister family legend. In 'the Sign of Four', Holmes deals with some dark and sinister characters, including a murderous pygmy, and a pair of deadly twins. In 'the Blue Carbuncle', Holmes holds the key to freeing an innocent man. The 2002 adaptation of 'the Hound of the Baskervilles', stars Richard Roxburgh...
David Lean made a comeback after a 12 year absence with this Oscar-winning adaptation of E.M. Forster's novel. Judy Davis plays Miss Quested, a young English woman, recently arrived in India, who accuses the seemingly humble Dr Aziz (Victor Banerjee) of raping her during a trip to the Marabar caves. The subsequent trial lays bare the tensions which exist between the native population and the British colonialists, as well as the sexual repression which lurks under the surface of the polite society the British attempt to recreate on foreign soil. Running Time: 160 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 06/05/2013
Collection of features starring the debonair British gentleman with a penchant for seaside-comedic gags and an eye for the ladies, Leslie Phillips. In 'Please Turn Over' (1959) a town is driven to insurrection when a local girl publishes a sexy novel with characters quite plainly lifted from among local personages, including her mum and dad! 'Watch Your Stern' (1960) is a navy lark featuring many of the 'Carry-On' crew in which a ship's steward convinces his admiral he is the brain behind a homing torpedo, but he finds himself in deep water. In 'No Kidding' (1960) a young couple inherits a large estate and decides to turn it into a kids' camp - to predictably riotous results. In 'Crooks Anonymous' (1962) a former lag trying to go straight joins a rehabilitation scheme using much the same methods as AA. Through the process, he takes work as a department store Santa, where the endless parade of goods...
This edition contains English and Welsh language with English subtitles for Welsh Language only. The Welsh language edition 'Y Gwyll Season 2 (Hinterland)' ASIN B01DW7X86U contains English subtitles throughout. In this new series, Mathias is under pressure. Meg Mathias, his wife, has turned up in Aberystwyth, and he's under investigation by the IPCC following the death of Mari Davies. When a bus driver's body is found shot on an isolated mountainside, the investigation provides a welcome escape for DCI Mathias. Running Time: 445.00 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 30 May. 2016
After 40 years, Sir Terry Wogan returns to Ireland, stepping back into his past to explore how the country helped shape him, and looking at what it means to be Irish in the 21st century. Running Time: 118 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 14 Mar. 2011
Mel Gibson directs this highly controversial and brutally visceral film about the suffering of Jesus Christ in the twelve hours leading up to his crucifixion. Betrayed by Judas Iscariot, Jesus is arrested and accused by the Pharisees of blasphemy, punishable by death. He is handed over to Roman soldiers who flagellate him until he is unrecognisable, then ordered to carry the heavy wooden cross through the streets of Jerusalem to Golgotha, where he is nailed to the cross. As he dies he experiences his last temptation: to momentarily doubt the presence of God, his Father, and to ask if he has been forsaken. Running Time: 126 minutes Region: Region B/2 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.) Subtitles: English Release Date: 22 Mar. 2010
In ancient China, in a time of inter-clan warfare, Drizzle is the top assassin of a gang known as The Dark Stone. In order to escape from The Dark Stone and rid her life of violence and bloodshed, Drizzle decides to undergo a drastic procedure to alter her appearance, to change her name to Zeng Jing (Michelle Yeoh), and to move to the Capital. Keeping a low-profile as a shopkeeper, she falls in love with and marries a messenger (Jung Woo-Sung). However, their peaceful life is soon disrupted when Zeng s identity as Drizzle is unveiled in a dramatic fight and confrontation with The Dark Stone, who will stop at nothing in their efforts to rule the martial arts world. Running Time: 103 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 25 Feb. 2013