All six remaining feature length episodes from the 1960s series that dramatised the gothic works of some of the 19th century's greatest writers. Featuring a cast including Denholm Elliot, Freddie Jones and Ian Holm, the adaptations include Robert Louis Stevenson's 'the Suicide Club', Bram Stoker's 'the Curse of the Mummy' and 'Dracula', 'Sweeney Todd', Sheridan le Fanu's 'Uncle Silas' and Mary Shelley's 'Frankenstein. Also included are two episodes from the 1966 season, 'the Fall of the House of Usher' and 'the Open Door'. Running Time: 580 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: Norwegian Release Date: 05/07/2010
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Nada (Roddy Piper) arrives in Los Angeles, finds work on a construction site and a bed in a homeless camp. He notices the extent to which the people around him seem obsessed with television and obtaining material wealth, and one night, when he stumbles across a cache of special sunglasses, he finds out why. The American middle-classes have been taken over by capitalist aliens who use television and advertising to keep humans docile and ignorant about what is really going on. The sunglasses reveal the aliens as they really are and, with the aid of the glasses and a submachine gun, Nada begins to fight back. Running Time: 89 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 2 Mar. 2015
A collection of films by Spanish auteur Luis Buá±uel. In 'the Diary of a Chambermaid' (1964), Jeanne Moreau stars as Celestine, a beautiful and sharp-witted young maid from Paris who arrives to work on the rural Normandy estate of the wealthy Monsieur Rabour (Jean Ozenne), his daughter Madame Monteil (Franá§oise Lugagne) and her husband Monsieur Montiel (Michel Piccoli), soon becoming conversant with the family's many quirks. A scathing commentary on the fascism that was gaining ground in 1930s France underpins the film, as Celestine realises that, despite their hypocrisy and moral corruption, it is not her dim-witted bourgeois employers that pose a threat so much as the scheming, Jew-hating upper servant Joseph (Georges Gáret), who rules the servants with intimidation and colludes with his bourgeois employers to serve his own interests. In 'Belle De Jour' (1967), a bored doctor's wife (Catherine Deneuve) hears of a brothel operating near her home. Struck by a sudden desire, she goes to the brothel and offers her services in the afternoons. She encounters a wide range of characters, eventually running into a friend of her husband... In 'tristana' (1970), Deneuve plays a young devout woman who goes to live with her male guardian after her mother's death. His intentions towards her are clearly...
A scientist specializing in the study of snakes, believes that human beings will never survive the coming disasters and holocausts he foresees. His solution is to create a composite creature from the DNA of a man and a king cobra that will be better suited for survival. Running Time: 99 minutes Release Date: 5 Jun. 2017
A very grown up Deanna Durbin gives a bravura performance as a sleazy nightclub singer in this intense Film Noir Hollywood classic. An army lieutenant (Dean Harens), recently jilted by his fiancáe, finds himself introduced to a New Orleans bordello by a drinking companion. Here he meets singer Jackie Lamont (Deanna Durbin) - a woman with a dark past and an even darker secret... Her real name is Abigail Manette and her husband, Robert Manette (Gene Kelly), is a convicted murderer serving life in prison - or so she believes. Unknown to her, Robert has broken out of jail and is intent on tracking her down. He's consumed with jealousy, obsessed with the idea she's been unfaithful to him - and has already decided that the hapless army lieutenant is really her secret lover... A rare opportunity to see Deanna Durbin truly excel in an unusual and demanding role, CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY features her singing 'Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year' and the Berlin classic 'Always'. Running Time: 99 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 7 Mar. 2011
Verena Steynton decides to hold a party for her daughter and invite all the high class families from the highlands of Scotland; but she has not counted on them bringing their guilty secrets along with them. Running Time: 171 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 18 Feb. 2008
Digitally RE-MASTERED IN HIGH DEFINITION from restored archive elements approved by the filmmakers, this all-time classic release of `The Battle Of Algiers` also commemorates the 50th anniversary of Algerian independence. This new HD version includes some previously unseen footage, making this the most complete edition ever anywhere. THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS tells the story of the life-and-death struggle between the French colonial government of Algeria and the Algerian Liberation Front, the FLN, who wanted the French out and were willing to set off bombs to do it. The French sent in their elite Paratroopers with the order to use Any Means to break the insurgent torture included. It s a true story, done on location with many of the FLN appearing in it, including the producer who was an FLN leader. This film is a passionate yet completely impartial record of struggle which led to Algeria s Independence. SPECIAL FEATURES - EXCLUSIVE PRESENTATION & INTERVIEW WITH DIRECTOR KEN LOACH - EXCLUSIVE PRESENTATION BY DIRECTOR PAUL GREENGRASS(Bourne films) `BOA IS THE FILM THAT S INFLUENCED ME MORE THAN ANY OTHER..` P Greengrass - THE MAKING OF THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS An exclusive interview with Director Gillo Pontecorvo - THE REAL BATTLE OF ALGIERS Interview with Producer & protagonist SAADI YACEF,...
The international smash-hit, Lord of the Dance, is back with an all-new electrifying show. Filmed LIVE in Dublin and London during the sold out 2011 European Tour, experience the magic, excitement and passion like never before. Starring show creator and Irish dance pioneer Michael Flatley (returning to Lord of The Dance for the first time in 13 years); the breathtaking performance comprises a spectacular new set design, state-of-the-art lighting, special effects and costumes that will captivate audiences both young and old. Featuring unprecedented access to Flatley s performance and exclusive behind the scenes footage, you ll never be closer to the action than this! Don t miss out on the performance film event of the year! DVD Extras include a "Behind The Scenes Feature" and Four additional songs and dances from the show that were not released in cinemas! Review 'A Show Piece Extravaganza' - The LA Times 'truly jaw-dropping' - The Daily Star 'thunderously impressive' - BBC Online 'the Flatley magic is back wholly intact' - The Daily Telegraph --Various See all Product Description Running Time: 91 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: Portuguese|French|Italian|Spanish|Dutch|Danish|Finnish|Norwegian Release Date: 12 Sept. 2011