Thought by many to be director John Ford's masterpiece, 'the Searchers' tells the story of Ethan Edwards (John Wayne), an ex-confederate soldier who swears revenge after his brother's family is butchered by Comanches and his niece (Natalie Wood) is kidnapped. Accompanied by Martin Pawley (Jeffrey Hunter), a young foundling raised by the family, Ethan sets out on a epic seven-year search for the missing girl. But as their quest draws to a close, Martin begins to realise the extent to which Ethan has been dehumanised by his own thirst for revenge. Running Time: 113 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 6 Feb. 2012
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Documentary focusing on the steam locomotives that formed the backbone of the early British Railways. From the 'Britannia' to the 'Evening Star', the locomotives are shown working all over Britain, from the Scottish Highlands to the Welsh coast and London. Running Time: 50 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 18/05/2009
Gently humorous four-part drama series loosely based on Jane Austen's classic novel, 'Pride and Prejudice'. Jemima Rooper plays Amanda Price, a 21st century Jane Austen fan who is shocked when she discovers 'Pride and Prejudice' character, Elizabeth Bennet (Gemma Arterton), in her bathroom. Elizabeth leads Amanda through a hidden doorway and suddenly she finds herself trapped in the 'real' fictional world of 'Pride and Prejudice'. While Elizabeth is more than happy to live Amanda's life, Amanda must make sure that in Elizabeth's world the events of the novel unfold in the correct manner. Synopsis Amanda Price (Jemima Rooper) is a devoted Jane Austen fan; often immersing herself into a world of dashing gents, elegant corsets and picturesque manor houses. Unsatisfied with her life and relationship in modern day London, Amanda's ordinary existence is changed forever when she discovers Elizabeth Bennet...
BAFTA® and Golden Globe® nominee Jane Horrocks (Absolutely Fabulous, Little Voice) and Mark Addy (Game of Thrones, The Full Monty) and from the producers of The IT Crowd and The Office, comes Trollied, a new and original British comedy. And it's definitely one to check out... Set in Valco, it finds the funny in one of our most familiar surroundings and focuses on the types of characters we all recognise: bored checkout staff, ineffectual managers and a range of customers, from the irate to the downright bizarre. Acting deputy manager Julie (Horrocks) struggles to assert her authority whilst trying desperately hard to make a good impression on store manager Gavin (Jason Watkins, Being Human). Her people skills are significantly lacking for a start, often to the amusement of butchery double-act Andy (Addy) and Kieran (Nick Blood, Material Girl). The butchers enjoy winding each other up and, while Andy's...
Produced by Oprah Winfrey, Brad Pitt's company Plan B (12 Years A Slave ) and Christian Colson (Slumdog Millionaire ), the acclaimed film Selma tells the gripping and moving true story of the pivotal moment in Dr Martin Luther King Jr's epic civil rights struggle - the 1965 protest march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama to secure voting rights for African-Americans. Starring British actor David Oyelowo (The Butler, A Most Violent Year) as Martin Luther King Jr alongside Tom Wilkinson, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth and Oprah Winfrey, the 2015 release of Selma celebrates the 50th anniversary of the passing of the voting rights act and this triumphant story of the power of the people. Running Time: 128 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 15 Jun. 2015
For the cowboy and cowgirl in us all. Reissued by popular demand this fabulous collection features songs and ballads of good times and bad times in the old wild west. Sit back and remember those old western movies with galloping tunes from Marty Robbins, Frankie Laine, Gene Autry and Tex Ritter. Release Date: N/A