Hirokazu Koreeda’s – FAMILY VALUES COLLECTION – released on Blu Ray

family valuesFAMILY VALUES: THREE FILMS BY HIROKAZU KOREEDA (PG) 206 JAPAN BLU RAY ONLY £45.99
Contains – I Wish (2011), Like Father, Like Son’ (2013) and After the Storm (2016).

I WISH (2011)
Two brothers in different towns are torn apart by their parents’ divorce and dream of reuniting their family. A new train line will soon link the two towns, is this also the time for the brother to re-unite.

LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON (2013)
Hard-working businessman Ryota who has a loving wife and a six-year-old son, but finds his life turned upside down when he finds out that his son was actually accidentally switched at birth with another baby.

AFTER THE STORM (2016)
Former writer and now private detective, Shinoda Ryota, is addicted to gambling and his life is spiralling out of control. However when a storm traps him in his mother’s house with his ex-wife and son, Shinoda is given an unexpected second chance to reconnect with his family

Special Features

Interactive Menus

Bonus Footage

Trailers

Interviews: Hirokazu Koreeda (Director)

Making Of Documentary

Other Documentary: ‘What Would Your Wish Be?’

In Japanese with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at
http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/japanese-films-on-dvd

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Mexican movie – LA REGIÓN SALVAJE/UNTAMED – released on DVD and Blu Ray

UntamedLA REGIÓN SALVAJE/UNTAMED (18) 2016 MEXICO ESCALANTE, AMAT DVD – £15.99 BLU RAY – £19.99
Disillusioned  factory worker Ale lives with her macho husband Angel and their two sons. Angel is also having an affair with Ale openly gay brother Fabian. Their lives becomes more complicated when a meteorite lands in a nearby forest bringing with it a mysterious force which may be able to solve their problems and change their lives forever.

In Spanish with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –
http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/spanish-latin-american-films-on-dvd

 

Federico Fellini’s – LA VOCE DELLA LUNA/VOICE OF THE MOON – out on Dual format Dvd/Blu Ray

Voice of the MoonLA VOCE DELLA LUNA/VOICE OF THE MOON (15) 1991 ITALY FELLINI, FEDERICO DUAL FORMAT DVD/BLU RAY £22.99
Comedy drama about recently released patient from a mental institution
embarks on an epic adventure where he meets a man who meditates on rooftops, an oboist who sleeps in a cemetery and a paranoid man obsessed with conspiracy theories.

In Italian with English subtitles

 

LA LEGGENDA DEL SANTO BEVITORE /LEGEND OF THE HOLY DRINKER – available on Dual Format DVD/BLU RAY

Legend of the Holy DrinkerLA LEGGENDA DEL SANTO BEVITORE /LEGEND OF THE HOLY DRINKER (PG) 1988 ITALY OLMI, ERMANNO DUAL FORMAT DVD/BLU RAY £24.99
Based on Joseph Roth novella, Kartak is a homeless alcoholic in Paris who is given 200 Francs by an elderly man and told it must be repaid to the Shrine of St Therese. Although Kartak, is a man of honour, his will is weak and he spends the money on drink. With no means to replay the money he has visions of St Therese chiding him for his failure to settle his debts.

In Italian with English subtitles

 

 

 

Italian film -LE STREGHE/WITCHES – out on Dvd and Blu Ray

witchesLE STREGHE/WITCHES (12) 1967ITALY DVD £15.99 BLU RAY £19.99
Anthology featuring five short stories – La Strega Bruciata Viva/witch Burned Alive (Luchino Visconti), Senso Civico/Civic Sense (Mauro Bolognini), La Terra Vista Dalla Luna/the Earth As Seen from the Moon (Pier Paolo Pasolini), La Siciliana/The Sicilian Belle (Franco Rossi) and Una Serata Come Le Altre/an Evening Like the Others (Vittorio De Sica).

The following short films are featured –

 

LA STREGA BRUCIATA VIVA/WITCH BURNED ALIVE (LUCHINO VISCONTI)
A famous actress as she spends an evening with friends at a chalet in the Alps.
When she falls into a drunken sleep her friends remove her makeup to look at the imperfections of her face.

SENSO CIVICO/CIVIC SENSE (MAURO BOLOGNINI)
A man is injured in a road accident and a woman stops her car to take him to hospital. However he motive is not humanitarian but as a way of bypassing the traffic.

LA TERRA VISTA DALLA LUNA/THE EARTH AS SEEN FROM THE MOON (PIER PAOLO PASOLINI)
Comic episode follwing a widowed man as he searches for a new wife.

LA SICILIANA/THE SICILIAN BELLE (FRANCO ROSSI)
Sicilian woman tells her father that a man has made a pass at her and the father sets out to confronts those who wronged his daughter.

UNA SERATA COME LE ALTRE/AN EVENING LIKE THE OTHERS (VITTORIO DE SICA)
Clint Eastwood is a western movie lover, who tries to rekindle his relationship by dressing as a cowboy, however this act finally convinces his wife that their relationship is over.

In Italian with English subtitles

Indian movie – HOTEL SALVATION – out on dvd and Blu Ray

hotel salvationHOTEL SALVATION (PG) 2016 BHUTIANI, SHUBHASHISH IN HINDI DVD – £19.699 BLU RAY – £19.99
Comedy in which elderly Daya has a dream concerning his death which leads him to seek out the holy city of Varanasi where Hindus believe salvation awaits those who die.

Requesting his son Rajiv to accompany him, they both arrive at the city of Varanasi, as father and son mingle with other visitors to the city Daya seems no closer to death’s door.

In Hindi with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/indian-pakistani-films-on-dvd

Swedish crime series – JORDSKOTT I & II – out on dvd

Jordskott I & IIJORDSKOTT I & II (15) 2017 SWEDEN 7 DISC SET £34.99
Following the death of her father, Stockholm police investigator Eva Thörnblad returns to her hometown of Silverhöjd where her daughter disappeared seven years previously and uses her time to continue her investigations into her disappearance.

 

Also available –

JORDSKOTT I (15) 2015 SWEDEN £15.99
All ten episodes from the first series of the Swedish crime drama.
JORDSKOTT II (15) 2017 SWEDEN £24.99
All eight episodes from the second series of the Swedish crime drama.

In Swedish with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/scandinavian-films-on-dvd

 

 

Vietnamese gothic romance – THE HOUSEMAID – out on dual format Dvd/Blu ray

HousemaidTHE HOUSEMAID (15) 2016 VIETNAM NGUYEN, DEREK DUAL FORMAT DVD/BLU RAY £15.99
Hardworking orphaned girl, Linh, get a job as a housemaid in a mansion haunted by the late wife of the French captain who owns the estate, in this bold update of the gothic-horror genre.

First-time director Derek Nguyen makes a captivating debut with The Housemaid, a haunting gothic romance which blends bold eroticism with a pervasive sense of dread.

In Vietnamese with English subtitles

Available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/korean-thai-vietnamese-films-on-dvd#TOC-VIETNAMESE-DVDS

 

Norwegians supernatural thriller – THELMA- out on dvd and Blu Ray

ThelmaTHELMA (15) 2017 NORWAY TRIER, JOACHIM DVD £19.99 BLU RAY – £22.99
Supernatural thriller about a young student, Thelma, who suffers from seizures, which seem to be caused by a mystery supernatural ability.

As her unexplained powers become stronger and more dangerous by the day, Thelma must do her best to find a solution as those closest to her are put in grave danger.

In Norwegian with English subtitles

 

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/scandinavian-films-on-dvd

 

Greek comedy drama – SUNTAN – out on dvd

Suntan.jpgSUNTAN (18) 2016 GREECE PAPADIMITROPOULOS, ARGYRIS DUAL FORMAT DVD/BLU RAY £15.99
Comedy drama about a middle-aged overweight doctor on a small Greek island who quickly becomes obsessed with youthful tourist Anna who visits his surgery.

 

 

In Greek with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/africa-middle-east-mediterranean-cinema-on-dvd

Japanese movie – AFTER THE STORM – released on DVD and Blu Ray

After the StormAFTER THE STORM (PG) 2016 JAPAN KOREEDA , HIROKAZU DVD – £15.99 BLU RAY – £19.99
Former writer and now private detective, Shinoda Ryota, is addicted to gambling and his life is spiralling out of control. However when a storm traps him in his mother’s house with his ex-wife and son, Shinoda is given an unexpected second chance to reconnect with his family

In Japanese with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at
http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/japanese-films-on-dvd

 

German psychological thriller – HOMESICK – issued on dvd

HomesickHOMESICK (15) 2017 GERMAN ERWA, JAKOB M. £15.99
German psychological thriller about a troubled musician.

After receiving an invitation to represent her country in a prestigious international contest, cellist Jessica Klug, practices relentlessly in her Berlin flat.  However the  pressure placed upon her, begins to  weight her down and causes her mental health to deteriorate.

As fear and paranoia take hold of her mind, Jessica becomes convinced that one of her new neighbours, Hilde, has a vendetta against her, leading to tragic consequences.

In German with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/german-films-on-dvd

 

 

Federico Fellini’s – PROVA D’ORCHESTRA/ORCHESTRA REHEARSAL – out on Blu Ray

Orchestra RehearsalPROVA D’ORCHESTRA/ORCHESTRA REHEARSAL (PG) 1978 ITALY FELLINI, FEDERICO BLU RAY ONLY £23.99
Satire and about a rebellious orchestra and their tyrannical conductor.

In this political allegorical, an Italian television crew’s arrive at a 13th-century church to make a documentary about an orchestra assembling to rehearse .

The TV crew witness the petty squabbles, the different factions that make up the orchestra, the tyranny of the German conductor,

In Italian with English subtitles

 

 

Carl Theodor Dreyer classic – MICHAEL – out on dvd and Blu Ray

Michael MICHAEL (U) GERMANY 1924 DREYER, C T DVD £19.99 BLU RAY – £16.99
Based on Herman Bang’s 1902 novel, the film is a fascinating study of fin-de-siècle study of a “decadent” elderly artist driven to despair by his relationship with his young protégé and former model.

In German with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/german-films-on-dvd

 

Henri-Georges Clouzot documentary – HENRI GEORGE CLOUZOT’S INFERNO – issued on Blu Ray.

infernoHENRI GEORGE CLOUZOT’S INFERNO (E) 2009 FRANCE BROMBERG,S/MEDREA, R BLU RAY ONLY £24.99
Documentary in which film archivist Serge Bromberg tells the story of an unfinished film by French auteur Henri-Georges Clouzot: ‘L’Enfer’ starring Romy Schneider.

In French with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/french-dvds