The Secret Laughter Of Women
Oscar-winning actor Colin Firth stars in the heart-warming cross-cultural romantic comedy The Secret Laughter of Women. Set in the idyllic South of France this uplifting drama stars Nia Long (Friday) as Nimi, a beautiful Nigerian single mother to son Sammy, who is under pressure from her family to find a suitable husband, and who better than the newly arrived handsome Reverend Fola. The Secret Laughter of Women will be released on DVD for the first time on 26 September 2011 courtesy of Second Sight Films.
My Voyage To Italy
Martin Scorsese needs no introduction, helming films such as Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, Goodfellas and Gangs Of New York to name but a few, he is a true cinema legend. The award-winning epic documentary My Voyage To Italy is a truly fascinating insight into some of the greatest Italian films of all time. Presented as a stunning two-disc DVD set it will be released for the first time on DVD on 26 September 2011 courtesy of Mr Bongo Films.
One of the greatest action heroes of all time, Jean-Claude Van Damme, is back for a double dose of action in Double Impact. Double Impact is one of the top action movies of the nineties and comes to DVD on 19 September 2011.
8 Million Ways To Die
8 Million Ways To Die is the gripping final film from legendary director Hal Ashby with a screenplay by Hollywood great Oliver Stone and starring Oscar-Winner Jeff Bridges in the lead role. This cult film stars an outstanding supporting cast led by Rosanna Arquette and Andy Garcia and makes its DVD debut on 12 September 2011 courtesy of Second Sight.
The Last American Hero
Jeff Bridges gives a spellbinding performance in The Last American Hero, as a moonshine smuggler who became one of NASCAR's first champions. Loosely based on a series of Esquire articles by Tom Wolfe, it tells the true story of young hillbilly, Junior Johnson, who became an American car-racing hero. It features an all-star cast including Oscar-winners Gary Busey (Lethal Weapon) and Ned Beatty (Superman) and comes to UK DVD for the first time on 12 September 2011 from Second Sight Films.
25 YEARS ago, Karl Howman as cheeky chappy Jacko, painted his way into the country's hearts when the hilarious Brush Strokes first appeared on BBC TV in 1986. Written by British sitcom creators extraordinaire John Esmonde and Bob Larbey, (Please Sir!,The Good Life), it ran for five series over five years and 40 episodes. Now to celebrate its quarter century anniversary Acorn Media presents Brush Strokes: The Complete Series One & Two: 25th Anniversary Edition DVD boxed set, which will be released on 5 September 2011.
Pam Ayres - Word Perfect
PAM AYRES has been entertaining audiences around the world for more than 35 years with her own inimitable style of poetry and wit. Now, thanks to Acorn Media, Pam Ayres - Word Perfect offers us a new opportunity to enjoy an intimate evening of laughter and poetry, as Ayres entertains us with her truly original style of verse and humour. Originally performed at the Theatre Royal, Windsor, Pam Ayres - Word Perfect is to receive a much deserved and not to be missed DVD release on 5 September 2011 and coincides with the release of her new book The Necessary Aptitude: A Memoir.
The Panic In Needle Park
The hard-hitting The Panic In Needle Park is the film that launched the career of a young Al Pacino and earned him a role in The Godfather. Banned in the UK on its release for its stark portrayal of heroin addicts in New York City, it comes to DVD in its first UK widescreen release complete with some fantastic special features. The Panic In Needle Park Special Edition will be released on 5 September 2011 courtesy of Second Sight Films.