The second of three epic instalments in director Peter Jackson's blockbuster prequel to 'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy. Set in Middle-Earth 60 year before events in 'The Lord of the Rings', the story follows the adventures of Hobbit Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), who, at the instigation of the wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen), suddenly finds himself co-opted into joining a company of 13 Dwarves LED by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) to help reclaim the lost kingdom of the Lonely Mountain from the clutches of Smaug the dragon (voice of Benedict Cumberbatch).
In this film, while Gandalf heads south on his own, Bilbo, Thorin and the Dwarves enter the treacherous Mirkwood Forest on their way to the mountain. When they reach Lake-town Bilbo will have to perform the role he was assigned at the start of the quest - to find a secret door that will lead him to the lair of the dragon. Contains 1 disc. Cert 12.
The second of three epic instalments in director Peter Jackson's blockbuster prequel to 'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy. Set in Middle-Earth 60 year before events in 'The Lord of the Rings', the story follows the adventures of Hobbit Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), who, at the instigation of the wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen), suddenly finds himself co-opted into joining a company of 13 Dwarves LED by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) to help reclaim the lost kingdom of the Lonely Mountain from the clutches of Smaug the dragon (voice of Benedict Cumberbatch). In this film, while Gandalf heads south on his own, Bilbo, Thorin and the Dwarves enter the treacherous Mirkwood Forest on their way to the mountain. When they reach Lake-town Bilbo will have to perform the role he was assigned at the start of the quest - to find a secret door that will lead him to the lair of the dragon. Contains 2 discs. Cert 12.
Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness Blu-ray
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Star Trek: From the creator of 'Lost' and 'Alias', J.J. Abrams, Star Trek is part prequel, part reboot and all action! One of 2009's best blockbusters, this sensational movie captures the series' classic sci-fi spirit but ramps up the spectacle - you've never seen Kirk and Spock quite like this before!
Star Trek Into Darkness: Abrams returns to direct from a script by Damon Lindelof and the writing team of Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman. The crew of the Enterprise engages in an epic battle of good versus evil after being summoned home to discover Starfleet in ruins, and venturing into a war zone to find the powerful villain (Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch) responsible for the devastation.
Contains 2 discs. Cert 12.
Two astronauts (Sandra Bullock and George Clooney) find themselves stranded on a space station after a disastrous accident wipes out the crew and most of the structure. Alfonso Cuaron directs from his own script, which was co-written by his son Jonas Cuaron. Contains 1 disc. Cert 12.
Action adventure sequel which sees Chris Hemsworth reprise his role as the Marvel Comics superhero Thor, based on the mythical Norse God of Thunder. After the events of 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' (2012), Earth and the Nine Realms come under attack from the powerful Malekith (Christopher Eccleston) and his age-old army that have existed since even before the creation of the universe. With the enemy proving near impossible to defeat, Thor approaches his adoptive brother Loki (Tom Hiddleston) for help, despite his villainous past. Meanwhile, the hero becomes reacquainted with the woman he loves, astrophysicist Jane Foster (Natalie Portman), and takes her to Asgard in an attempt to protect her from harm. Includes 2D version. Contains 2 discs. Cert 12.
Intelligent, funny, adorable, and beautifully animated, Monsters Inc. will delight fans of Shrek and Toy Story, while drawing a new audience of curious, kid-friendly viewers. Billy Crystal and John Goodman make a fiercely funny comedic team as job partners and best friends, Mike (Crystal)- a little green guy with one huge eyeball, and Sulley (Goodman)- a big purple and blue fuzzy guy with dinosaur spikes down his back. Mike and Sully work at Monsters Inc., a gigantic corporation that captures the screams of little children and turns them into energy. To make the children scream, the monsters must enter each child's bedroom through the closet door, then deliver a frightening affront. The only problem is, kids aren't scared anymore. And because of this problem, Monsters, Inc. is in a jam. But when one little girl, Boo (Mary Gibbs), follows Sully through her closet door and into the factory, she brings an even more dire issue to the fore: the monsters are actually terrified of children. From Pixar Animation Studios, Monsters Inc. is an exciting adventure with a sweet, happy ending. Contains 1 disc. Cert U.One colour
It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act. But everything will change with the arrival of a cunning cat burglar with a mysterious agenda. Far more dangerous, however, is the emergence of Bane, a masked terrorist whose ruthless plans for Gotham drive Bruce out of his self-imposed exile. But even if he dons the cape and cowl again, Batman may be no match for Bane.Extra Content: The Batmobile - Witness all Batcave with time-lapse photography. Beneath Gotham - Director Christopher five Batmobiles together for the first time in history. Dive deep into every aspect of the most awe-inspiring pinnacle of technology as the most awe-inspiring weapon in birth and evolution of this technological marvel and cultural icon. The Prologue: High-Altitude Hijacking Production - Ending the Knight - See how Christopher Nolan and his filmmaking team staged the film's high-flying opening sequence Return to the Batcave. Production - Witness the reconstruction of the Nolan and the production designers discuss the design and build of Bane's lair. The Bat Pod - Director Christopher Nolan gives Batman a new mode of transportation in The Dark Knight Rises. Batman vs Bane - The filmmakers and actors reveal how they planned and shot the epic fight sequence between Batman and Bane. Armoury Accepted - See how special effects and a miniature unit were used to simulate the demolition drop of the Tumbler through the ceiling Gameday Destruction -The filmmakers describe the production plan that went into executing the jaw-dropping demolition sequence at Gotham Stadium Demolishing a City Street- Learn how a series of practical special effects.
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey: 3D Blu-Ray
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The creative team behind The Lord of the Rings trilogy returns to Middle-earth with this adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic precursor The Hobbit. Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh share writing duties with Guillermo del Toro, and Martin Freeman stars as Bilbo Baggins, with Ian McKellen reprising his iconic role as Gandalf the Grey. Contains 4 discs. Cert 12.
The BBC's universally-acclaimed Sherlock offers a 21st century set updating of Arthur Conan Doyle's famous detective tales. This release contains every episode from the first, second and third series which featured Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman as the iconic Holmes and Watson. Contains 6 discs. Cert 12.
Includes all 4 films:
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl,
Pirates of the Caribbean 2: Dead Man's Chest,
Pirates of the Caribbean 3: At World's End,
Pirates Of The Caribbean 4: On Stranger Tides.
Contains 4 discs. Cert 12.
Leonard and Sheldon are brilliant physicists, the kind of "beautiful minds" that understand how the universe works. But none of that genius helps them interact with people, especially women. All this begins to change when a free-spirited beauty named Penny moves in next door. Sheldon, Leonard's roommate, is quite content spending his nights playing Klingon Boggle with their socially dysfunctional friends, fellow Caltech scientists Wolowitz and Koothrappali. However, Leonard sees in Penny a whole new universe of possibilities ... including love.
The true story of Richard Phillips, the cargo ship captain who surrenders himself over to Somali pirates so that his crew could be let free is adapted by screenwriter Billy Ray in this Paul Greengrass-directed docu-drama starring Tom Hanks. Contains 1 disc. Cert 12.