Nepali film – BLACK HEN – available on dvd

Black Hen.jpgBLACK HEN (12A) 2015 NEPAL BHAM, MIN BAHADUR £15.99
During a fragile ceasefire in the 2001 Nepalese Civil War, young Prakash and Kiran go in search for their missing hen which provides them with their income by selling the hens eggs.

In Nepali with English subtitles

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

German film – THE INTERROGATION – issued on dvd

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THE INTERROGATION (15) 2016 GERMANY  PERY, EREZ £15.99
Warsaw in 1946 Nazi Auschwitz commander Rudolf Höss awaits trial and a Polish judge is sent to interrogate him about his involvement in the Holocaust.
The interrogation is a  tense  dissection of the nature of those who were in charge of the extermination camps and their self-justification.

In German with English subtitles

ENGLISH LANGUAGE NOTES TO INTERROGATION

DVD available to buy at –

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French animated film -PHANTOM BOY – issued on dvd

phantom-boyPHANTOM BOY (PG) 2016 FRANCE ALAIN GAGNOL,A/FELICIOLI, J-L £19.99
Animated film about young cancer patient who’s treatment gives him the ability to leave his body and float around New York City as a spirit and use his new powers to defeat crime.

In French with English subtitles

PHANTOM BOY FRENCH LANGUAGE PRESS KIT

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French drama – MÉDECIN DE CAMPAGNE /IRREPLACEABLE – released in dvd

IrreplaceableMÉDECIN DE CAMPAGNE /IRREPLACEABLE (12) 2016 FRANCE LILTI, THOMAS £15.99
Irreplaceable country doctor Jean-Pierre Werner (François Cluzet) becomes ill and a young doctor, Natalie, comes from the city to help him. But can she adapt to this new life and be able to replace such a respected doctor.

In French with English subtitles.

FRENCH LANGUAGE PRESS KIT FOR MÉDECIN DE CAMPAGNE

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Pedro Almodóvar’s films re-issued on dvd and Blu Ray

ENTRE TINIEBLAS/DARK HABITS (15) 1983 SPAIN ALMODOVAR, PEDRO DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
Pedro Almodovar’s deadpan comedy set in a convent.
LA FLOR DE MI SECRETO/FLOWER OF MY SECRET (15) 1995 SPAIN ALMODOVAR, PEDRO DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
A mixture of melodrama and comedy.
JULIETA (15) 2016 SPAIN ALMODÓVAR, PEDRO DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £27.99
Told over 30 years and based on Alice Munro’s short stories ‘Chance’, ‘Soon’ and ‘Silence. Recently bereaved, 55 year old teacher, Julieta, writes a long letter to her estranged daughter Antía, explaining the secrets she has kept from her and then sets out to mend their fractured relationship.
KIKA (18) 1994 SPAIN ALMODOVAR, PEDRO DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
Kika, a make-up artist is involved in a web of intrigue.
LABERINTO DE PASIONES /LABYRINTH OF PASSION (18) 1982 SPAIN ALMODOVAR, PEDRO DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
Lots of pleasurable bits and pieces but it hasn’t the coherence of his best films.
LA LEY DEL DESEO/LAW OF DESIRE (18) 1987 SPAIN ALMODOVAR, PEDRO DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
Outrageous tale of lust, passion and jealously.
MUJERES AL BORDE DE UN ATAQUE DE NERVIOS/WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN (15) 1988 SPAIN DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
A highly stylised and frantic comedy.
¿QUÉ HE HECHO YO PARA MERECER ESTO!/WHAT HAVE I DONE TO DESERVE THIS? (18) 1984 SPAIN DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
Bizarre but liberating comic exploration of a woman in modern Spain.

In Spanish with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –
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Korean Zombie movie – TRAIN TO BUSAN – out on dvd and Blu Ray

train-to-busanTRAIN TO BUSAN (15) 2016 YEON, KOREA SANG-HO DVD – £19.99 BLU RAY – £24.99
Following the sudden outbreak of a deadly virus throughout the country, a high-speed train is overrun by a swarm of frenzied zombies. Seok-woo a divorced city trader and his young daughter Su-an are on the train battling the Zombies.

In Korean with English subtitles

 

Available to buy at –http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/korean-thai-vietnamese-films-on-dvd

Danish triller -THE IDEALIST – available on dvd

idealistTHE IDEALIST (12) 2014 DENMARK ROSENDAHL CHRISTINA £15.99
Thriller about investigative journalist Poul as he attempts to uncover the truth behind a nuclear accident in Greenland in 1968 when a American bomber carrying four hydrogen bombs crashed.

Two decades later, with many of the team that help recover the bombs suffering with radiation sickness, Poul tries to find out what really happened in the aftermath of the crash.

In Danish with English subtitles

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

 

German classic film – VARIETÉ – out on dual format dvd/blu ray

varieteVARIETÉ – THE MASTERS OF CINEMA SERIES (PG) 1925 GERMANY DUPONT, E.A. DUAL FORMAT DVD/BLU RAY £19.99
Boss Huller (Emil Jannings) tells his story from prison about how he and his lover Bertha-Marie (Lya De Putti) become famous trapeze artists. However at the height of their fame legendary trapeze artist Artinelli (Warwick Ward) seduces Berta-Marie .

In German with English subtitles

 

DVD available to buy at –

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Japanses thriller – CREEPY – THE MASTERS OF CINEMA SERIE – out on Dual format

creepyCREEPY – THE MASTERS OF CINEMA SERIES (15) 2016 JAPAN KUROSAWA, KIYOSHI DUAL FORMAT BLU-RAY/DVD £19.99
A retired detective Koichi takes a new job as a criminology lecturer and is convinced by a former colleague to reopen a six-year-old, unsolved case in which three members of the same family disappeared without a trace.

With the family’s daughter Saki the only witness, Koichi’s investigation leads him to become increasingly suspicious of his new neighbour Masayuki Nishino.

In Japanese with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at
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Israeli romantic comedy – THROUGH THE WALL – issued on dvd

through-the-wallTHROUGH THE WALL (U) 2016 ISRAEL BURSHTEIN, RAMA £15.99
Heartwarming romantic comedy about an orthodox Jew, Michal, as she desperately searches for a husband after her intended pulls out of marriage .

In Hewbrew  with English subtitles

DVD available to buy from – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/africa-middle-east-mediterranean-cinema-on-dvd

Classic Chinese film – THE SPRING RIVER FLOWS EAST – issued by the BFI on dvd

spring-river-flows-eastTHE SPRING RIVER FLOWS EAST (U) 1947 CHINA CHUSHENG,C/ZHENG, J IN MANDARIN £19.99
Set in the Japanese occupation of China in the 1930s, the film is in two parts. The first part o covers the early life and marriage of a young working-class couple, Sufen (Bai Yang), and Zhang Zhongliang (Tao Jin) and his flight to Chungkin . In the second part Zhang Zhongliang’s return to Shanhai, now married into a wealthy bourgeois family whom Sufenis forced to work as a maid.
Originally released in two parts in 1947, The Spring River Flows East is generally considered one of the great Chinese films of the period.

In Mandarin with English subtitles.

DVD available to buy at –
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Vittorio de Sica’s – LADRI DI BICICLETTE/BICYCLE THIEVES – issued on dvd

bicycle-thievesLADRI DI BICICLETTE/BICYCLE THIEVES (U) 1948 ITALY SICA, VITTORIO DE £15.99
Oscar winning story of a poor man whose bicycle is stolen and he and his son search Rome for it.

Part of neorealist cinema movement that  shows the urban poverty in post-war Italy.

Antonio and his family are living on the breadline until Antonio lands a job as a bill-sticker.

However as a bicycle is need to carry out his new job  he is devastated when it is stolen.

Antonio sets out with his son Bruno across the city of Rome to look for it.

In Italian with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –

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THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER

childhood-of-a-leaderTHE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER (12A) CORBET, BRADY IN ENGLISH AND FRENCH £17.99
Loosely based on Jean-Paul Sartre’s short story about a young American boy living a dysfunctional and unhappy childhood with his diplomat father in France just after the end of the First World War. Here he becomes seduced by fascism.
In French with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/french-dvds

 

French mystery – LA FILLE INCONNUE/UNKNOWN GIRL – out on dvd and Blu ray

unknown-girlLA FILLE INCONNUE/UNKNOWN GIRL (15) 2016 FRANCE   DARDENNE, LUC & JEAN-PIERRE DVD – £15.99 BLU RAY – £19.99
Dr. Jenny Davin  refuses a patient treatment, however when the patient is found dead the next day, the   Police turn to the doctor  for clues but without any useful information and feeling guilty about ignoring the woman’s pleas the night before, Devan takes it upon herself to find out more about the woman in question.
In French with English subtitles
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Argentinian horror film – EL DÍA TRAJO LA OSCURIDAD/DARKNESS BY DAY – issued on dvd

darkness-by-dayEL DÍA TRAJO LA OSCURIDAD/DARKNESS BY DAY (15) 2013 ARGENTINA DE SALVO, MARTIN £12.99
Horror film set in a Argentinian village plagued by an outbreak of rabies.

This well paced film, which for the first 50 minutes, is set in the icy calm of a remote part of Patagonia. Phone lines go dead and strange things happen at night.

In Spanish with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at –
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