The Touching Evil - The Complete Series 1-3 box set contains five discs and every episode from the first three series of the dark and gritty crime drama from acclaimed writers Paul Abbott ("Cracker") and Russell T. Davies ("Casanova"). Robson Green takes the lead role of Detective Inspector Creegan--a maverick agent in the Organised and Serial Crime Unit, which was specially created to tackle the growing spectre of serial crime in the UK. Synopsis In Touching Evil, Detective Inspector Dave Creegan and his partner Susan Taylor--of the Organised and Serial Crime Unit--deal with crimes involving the seamier side of human nature, like a serial killer with a predilection for the scalps of young women, a tortured relief-worker bent on exorcising demons carried back from Bosnia, and an international ring of black-market adoption agencies. This box set includes every episode from the first three series of the show. Running Time: 809 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 4 Feb. 2008
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The Great Jack Palance in a Powerful War Film From the Back Cover December, 1944. Rumours are flying among the battle-weary infantrymen of the Fragile Fox Company: they're being sent to the rear! But the rumours vanish in the dust of the approaching tanks as Germany unleashes a savage surprise counter-attack. The Battle of the Bulge is underway. Oscar winner Jack Palance stars as Lieutenant Joe Costa, a heroic soldier fighting on two fronts. One pits Costa and his men against the thundering Panzer 88s and spitting machine guns of Nazi armoured units. And the other – a cowardly and incompetent captain (Eddie Albert) is perhaps even more destructive than the enemy's elite troops. Breeding uncertainty and alarm within the ranks, his lack of leadership forces Costa into a fateful choice – continue to risk the lives of his men or take the life of the captain! The director of The Dirty Dozen guides an...
All six of the popular stand-up comedian and impressionist's ITV specials, recorded between 1973 and 1982, featuring comedy routines and his highly successful send-ups of popular films and television programmes. Running Time: 250 minutes Region: Region 2 Release Date: 15 Oct. 2007
The complete ninth and tenth series of Roy Clarke's long-running comedy set in the Yorkshire Dales. The episodes are: 'Why Does Norman Clegg Buy Ladies' Elastic Stockings?', 'The Heavily Reinforced Bottom', 'Dried Dates and Codfanglers', 'The Really Masculine Purse', 'Who's Feeling Ejected, Then?', 'The Ice-Cream Man Cometh', 'Set the People Free', 'Go With the Flow', 'Jaws', 'Edie and the Automobile', 'Wind Power' and 'When You Take a Good Bite, Yorkshire Tastes Terrible'. Also included are the New Year/Christmas specials from 1986 and 1987: 'Uncle of the Bride', 'Merry Christmas Father Christmas' and 'Big Day at Dream Acre'. Actors: Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Michael Aldridge, Jonathan Linsley, Jane Freeman Format: PAL, Colour, Full Screen, Mono Language: English Subtitles: English Dubbed: None Subtitles For The Hearing Impaired: English Audio Description: None Region: Region 2 Aspect Ratio: 4:3...
Set in the near future, Frank, a retired cat burglar, has two grown children who are concerned he can no longer live alone. Against the old man's wishes his son buys Frank a walking, talking humanoid robot programmed to improve his physical and mental health. Slowly, and with a fair bit of reluctance, Frank begins to accept his new digital companion, seeing an opportunity to use Robot's unique skills to try their luck as a heist team.Special Features: Audio Commentary Interview with Director Jake Schreier and Frank Langella Trailer Running Time: 85 minutes Region: Region 2 Subtitles: English Release Date: 15/07/2013
Beloved leader of Russia, father of Communism and legendary philosopher Vladimir Lenin is one of the best known figures in Russian history. Yet almost 80 years after his death, much of what we think we know about Lenin is shrouded in mystery and intrigue. Running Time: 101 minutes Region: Region 2 (This DVD may not be viewable outside Europe. Read more about DVD formats.) Release Date: 4 Sept. 2017