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The Last Kingdom - Season 1 [DVD]

The Last Kingdom - Season 1 [DVD]

Eight-part historical BBC drama centred around the wars between the Saxons and Danes during the ninth century. Alexander Dreymon stars as the warrior Uhtred of Bebbanburg, the son of a Saxon nobleman who was captured by the Danes as a child and raised as one of their own. After Uhtred is blamed for an English uprising he is imprisoned along with fellow captive Brida (Emily Cox). When they are released the pair flee to Winchester, the capital of Wessex, and pledge allegiance to King Alfred (David Dawson). Uhtred takes on the role of training the Saxon forces but will he remain loyal to the country of his birth or will he turn back to those who raised him? - ...


Bridge of Spies [DVD] [2015]

Bridge of Spies [DVD] [2015]

Tom Hanks stars in this historical drama, set during the Cold War, directed by Steven Spielberg. When Rudolf Abel (Mark Rylance) sits down on a park bench in Brooklyn, New York, a secret message left for him causes the FBI to arrest him under suspicion of being a Soviet spy. When insurance lawyer James B. Donovan (Hanks) is assigned to Abel's defence, he finds his new challenge increasingly difficult as the defendent refuses to co-operate. The cast also includes Amy Ryan, Alan Alda and Domenick Lombardozzi. The film was nominated for five Academy Awards, winning Best Supporting Actor (Rylance). Rylance also won the BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor.Based on: True events Technical Specs: Languages(s): EnglishInteractive Menu


Downton Abbey: The Finale [DVD]

Downton Abbey: The Finale [DVD]

Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play. Final episode of the award-winning ITV costume drama following the lives and loves of those above and below stairs in an English stately home. In this special, set in late 1925 and early 1926, everyone reunites for Edith (Laura Carmichael) and Bertie (Harry Hadden-Paton)'s wedding on New Year's Eve while Anna (Joanne Froggatt) prepares to give birth. Elsewhere, Carson (Jim Carter) reveals to his wife that he suffers from a hereditary illness known as the palsy, which makes him question his role at Downton, and Lord Merton (Douglas Reith) tells Isobel (Penelope Wilton) about his own illness ...


Downton Abbey - Series 6 [DVD] [2015]

Downton Abbey - Series 6 [DVD] [2015]

Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play.  Return to the sumptuous setting of Downton Abbey for the sixth and final season of this internationally acclaimed hit drama series. As our time with the Crawleys draws to a close and we see what will finally become of them all; the family, and the servants who work for them, remain inseparably interlinked as they face new challenges and begin forging different paths in a rapidly changing world. Secrets and rifts threaten the unity of the family, while those below stairs continue to navigate social changes which put their futures in jeopardy. The final season of the ...


Vikings - Season 4 Part 1 [DVD] [2016]

Vikings - Season 4 Part 1 [DVD] [2016]

Vikings returns for a gripping fourth season. Season 3 culminated with the extraordinary battle in Paris, where Ragnar (Travis Fimmel) seized victory from the jaws of defeat-but still returns to Kattegat dangerously ill. Thoughts of his death galvanize the forces who seek to succeed him as king, including his wife Queen Aslaug (Alyssa Sutherland) and his oldest son, Bjorn (Alexander Ludwig). Meanwhile, Lagertha (Katheryn Winnick) continues power struggles with her calculating, former second in command, Kalf (Ben Robson); Rollo (Clive Standen) betrays his Vikings heritage by remaining in Frankia and Floki (Gustaf Skarsgård) is seized for his brutal actions to the Christian priest Athelstan. - Vikings - Season 4 Part 1 [DVD] [2016]


Jesus of Nazareth [DVD] [1977]

Jesus of Nazareth [DVD] [1977]

Jesus of Nazareth [DVD] - Originally made for TV in 1977, this in-depth version of Jesus' life is so thorough that the first hour is devoted solely to the story of his birth. The film doesn't skimp on some of the other landmark events of this famous story either. Director Franco Zeffirelli gives ample screen time each to the Last Supper and the Crucifixion. Passages of the Bible are quoted verbatim, the locations have a Palestine-like authenticity, and, aside from some of the principals (Robert Powell as Jesus, Olivia Hussey as Mary, and Stacy Keach as Barabbas), many of the non-Roman characters are actually played by Semitic-looking actors. Zeffirelli diligently provides the socio-political background that gave rise to Jesus' following ...


The Notebook [DVD]

The Notebook [DVD]

Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play. Behind every great love is a great story. Adapted from Nicholas Sparks best-selling novel, and directed by Nick Cassavetes (the son of legendary director John Cassavettes). A sweeping love story told by a man reading from his faded notebook (James Garner) to a woman in a nursing home (Gena Rowlands - real-life mother of Nick Cassavetes). The Notebook follows the lives of two North Carolina teens from very different worlds (Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams). Though her upbringing takes place in an antebellum mansion, and he grew up in the kind of house where musicians strum on ...


The Book Thief [DVD] [2013]

The Book Thief [DVD] [2013]


Jackie [DVD]

Jackie [DVD]


The Imitation Game [DVD]

The Imitation Game [DVD]