Blu-ray/DVD Releases

One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest

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Director: Milos Forman
Cast: Jack Nicholson, Louis Fletcher, Danny DeVito, Brad Dourif, Christopher Lloyd, Will Sampson
Genre`: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 1975 128 mins. (18)
Released by BFI

'One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest,' Milos Forman's award winning adaptation of Ken Kesey's 1962 novel, re-released to celebrate Jack Nicholson's 80th birthday - it's his role of a lifetime as Randle Patrick McMurphy.

Mulholland Drive

5
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Director: David Lynch
Cast: Laura Harring, Naomi Watts, Justin Theroux
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2001 147 mins. (15)
Released by StudioCanal-ICO

David Lynch's dark and bizarre Hollywood dreamscape.

A car crash on Mulholland Drive, an empty apartment, Rita (Laura Harring), a brunette amnesiac meets Betty (Naomi Watts), a blond aspiring actress. Who is she? Love, jealousy and revenge. A neo-noir trip through Hollywood.

Mysterious, self-indulgent, unsettling, erotic. Naomi Watts hits all buttons.

The Student (Uchenik)

4
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Director: Kirill Serebrennikov
Cast: Petr Skvortsov, Victoria Isakova, Aleksandr Gorchillin
Genre: Drama
Language: Russian with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Russia 2016 118 mins. (15)
Official Selection 2016 Cannes International Film Festival, Un Certain Regard
Released by Matchbox Films

A surreal, satirical touch runs through writer-director Krill Serebrennikov's adaptation of Marius Von Mayenburg's play 'Martyr' which he transfers to contemporary Russia and sets it in the city of Kalingrad on the Baltic coast.

Paterson

5
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Director: Jim Jarmusch
Cast: Adam Driver, Golschifteh
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 113 mins. (15)
Official Selection Competition 2016 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by Soda Pictures

A Jim Jarmusch cinematic triumph that charms, delights, captivates and drops into my 'should see, must see' box.

A United Kingdom

5
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Director: Amma Asante
Cast: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport, Terry Pheto
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2016 105 mins. (12A)
Released by Pathe UK

An emotionally gutsy, true love story that reminds us of a not too distant past when a mixed race marriage was a forbidden love.

Arrival

4
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Director: Denis Villeneuve
Cast: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Michael Stuhlbarg
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 106 mins.
Released by e One

Nocturnal Animals

5
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Director: Tom Ford
Cast: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon,
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 116 mins. (12A(
Winner Jury Prize 2016 Venice International Film Festival
Released by Universal Pictures

I, Daniel Blake

4
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Director: Ken Loach
Cast: Natalie Ann Jamieson, Mark Burns, Colin Coombs
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK, France, Belgium 2016 100 mins.
Winner Palme d'Or 2016 Cannes Film Festival
Released by e One

Ken Loach's Palme d'Or winner 'I Daniel Blake' is a hit hard, powerful and damning critique of a Kafkaesque system that places bureaucracy above people.

Christine

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Director: Antonio Campos
Cast: Rebecca Hall, Michael C. Hall Tracy Letts
Genre: Drama, Biography
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 120 mins. (15)
Grand Jury Prize Nominee 2016 Sundance Film Festival
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

Rebecca Hall is mesmerising as Christine Chubbuck, a 29-year-old news reporter at WZRB's station in Sarasota, Florida who killed herself on TV in 1974.