All sixteen episodes of the cult 1960s detective drama. Anthony Quayle plays Adam Strange, a Home Office criminologist drawn into the investigation of bizarre and baffling cases that are beyond the skills of the normal police. Ably assisted by American graduate student Hamlyn (Kaz Garas) and his dizzy artist neighbour Evelyn (Anneke Wills), Strange investigates against the backdrop of swinging 1960s London. Episodes are: 'Heart: No Choice for the Donor'; 'Racist: A Most Dangerous Proposal'; 'Skeleton: Let Sleeping Heroes Lie'; 'Cult: Murder Shrieks Out'; 'Kidnap: Whose Pretty Girl Are You?'; 'Sniper: When is Your Cousin Not?'; 'Epidemic: A Most Curious Crime'; 'Swindle: Square Root of Evil'; 'Revenge: When a Man Hates'; 'Cover Girls: Last Year's Model'; 'X-Ray: Who Weeps for the Doctor?'; 'Hand: A Matter of Witchcraft'; 'Grenade: What Price Change?'; 'Shrapnel: The Wish in the Dream'; 'Hostage: If You Won't Learn, Die!' and 'Lonelyhearts: Who Killed Dan Cupid?' Running Time: 800 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 1 Jan. 2009
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Four episodes from the documentary series that looks at the past and present of Britain's railways. The episodes are: 'South West Scotland', 'The Lake District', 'The South West' and 'South Wales and the Borders'. Region: Region 2 (This DVD may not be viewable outside Europe. Read more about DVD formats.) Release Date: 11 Sept. 2017
In 1944 the Battle of Tannenberg would become one of the bloodiest conflicts of World War II. The SS are repelling the Russian invasion of Germany, but half of the infantry is made up of eastern Europeans, drafted in from Siberian labor camps and forced to fight their own brothers. 1944 Forced To Fight is the incredible and harrowing true story of one of the darkest periods of World War II. Running Time: 96 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 15 Aug. 2016
Matt Brown directs, writes and co-produces this biographical drama based on the biography of mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan by Robert Kanigel. Dev Patel stars as Ramanujan, an aspiring academic mathematician from a poor family in Madras, India. He applies to study at Cambridge University during World War I and is accepted. Srinivasa is soon shown to be a prodigal genius and is taken under the wing of Professor G.H. Hardy (Jeremy Irons), but he still faces challenges at Cambridge in the form of racism and prejudice. Running Time: 109 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 15 Aug. 2016
It's a gem.?--Daily Mailvery rude, very funny?--London Evening Standard ?there's almost an embarrassment of riches here. Sweet, and studded with moments of cheerful filth?--Daily Mirror Superb?--Daily Telegraph Gavin is an ordinary boy from Billericay, and Stacey an ordinary girl from Barry. After speaking on the phone to each other every day at work - they finally meet and fall in love... I won't lie to you, life is never quite that simple. For a start there are Gavin's parents, Stacey's mum and Uncle Bryn and best mates Nessa and Smithy to consider, as well as the small matter of living in different countries separated by a long bridge and a toll gate. Winner of two Baftas and four British Comedy awards, Gavin & Stacey is poignant, genuine and hilarious “ one of the stand-out comedy series of the 21st Century. Series One: Falling in love causes a ripple effect on Gavin and Stacey's family and friends. And as their wedding day approaches we soon come to realise that there's nothing 'ordinary' about the Shipmans and the Wests after all... Series Two: the honeymoon's over for the newlyweds, and their married life begins in earnest at the Shipman family home in Essex. But, as the reality of living so far away sinks in, Stacey starts missing her home in Barry Island along with her mum and...
Marilyn Monroe, Cary Grant and Ginger Rogers star in this classic comedy about a chemist who discovers the secret of eternal youth. For years, Dr. Barnaby Fulton (Grant) has been working on a youth-restoring serum with little success--until the day a chimpanzee gets loose in the lab and accidentally concocts the exact formula Fulton has been searching for. The hilarity begins when, unbeknownst to anyone, the chimpanzee pours it into the office water cooler. For with each successive drink, everyone gets younger and younger. When Fulton's stunning secretary (Marilyn Monroe) and lovely wife get a taste of the potion, the chemical reaction is explosive and hilarious fun. Running Time: 92 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English|German|French|Italian|Spanish|Danish|Dutch|Finnish|Norwegian|Swedish Release Date: 23/07/2012
**** Something very special indeed Time Out The Dardennes create tension out of human drama and draw believable, excellent performances from their entire cast. Cyril, almost 12, has only one plan: to find the father who left him temporarily in a children s home. By chance he meets Samantha, who runs a hairdressing salon and agrees to let him stay with her at weekends. Cyril doesn t recognize the love Samantha feels for him, a love he desperately needs to calm his rage. This affecting and gripping drama is one of the finest films from the directors of The Child , Rosetta & The Silence of Lorna . Running Time: 87 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 07/23/2012