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Various Composers - Walter Felsenstein Edition | DVD | (28/01/2008)
from £140.68 | Saving you £39.31 (21.80%) | RRP
Wagner - Der Ring Des Nibelungen (Boulez) | DVD | (11/07/2005)
from £51.48 | Saving you £10.84 (16.70%) | RRP
Working closely with video director Brian Large Chereau re-rehearsed his staging for the films taped at that time to recreate the experience on screen and to preserve career-defining performances from the original cast headed by Donald McIntyre Gwyneth Jones and Manfred Jung.
Michael Caine Collection | DVD | (06/10/2008)
from £59.99 | Saving you £-35.00 (-140.10%) | RRP
Titles Comprise: Sleuth: Wealthy mystery novelist Andrew Wyke (Laurence Olivier) invites lower-class hairdresser Milo Tindle (Michael Caine) to his elegant English mansion to discuss Milo's affair with Wyke's wife. But when Andrew proposes that Milo participate in a robbery scheme to benefit them all the two rivals find themselves locked in an increasingly devious duel of wits and deceptions. Who is the player? Who is the pawn? And in the shocking and wicked final twist who will win the deadliest game of all? Three decades after its original release Sleuth remains beloved for the virtuoso performances by Laurence Olivier and Michael Caine its brilliant script by playwright Anthony Shaffer (Frenzy The Wicker Man) and as the final film of legendary director Joseph L. Mankiewicz (All About Eve). Now experience this classic thriller like never before as Sleuth is presented in a sparkling new widescreen transfer created from original vault materials. The Italian Job: Charlie Croker is out of jail and on the make with an ingenious plan for the heist of the century. Aided and abetted by top criminal mastermind Mr. Bridger Charlie sets off with an ace team of villains and three very special minis to lift 000 000 from under the noses of the Turin Polizi. The trouble is with the cops and the Mafia on his tail Charlie finds that grabbing the money is kid's stuff compared to getting away with it...This action packed comedy drama is an all time cult classic of the 60's with the craziest car chase in movie history and an incredible cliff hanger finale The Italian Job is the caper movie to beat them all! Alfie: Alfie is a good-looking charmer who finds that the Swinging Sixties are a great time to be around in. He's always able to sweet-talk women into bed and he just doesn't care about the consequences. The film charts Alfie's complex and amoral amour while he offers his own perspective addressing the camera with his observations on life and love. Zulu: The year: 1879. The place: Natal Africa. One British garrison has already fallen to a huge army of Zulu tribesmen. The fearless native warriors are now heading for the isolated colonial outpost of Rorke's Drift which is manned by no more than a hundred South Wales Borderers. A stirring tale of courage under fire Zulu boasts fine performances from Michael Caine and Stanley Baker as conflicting British officers and an unforgettable rendition of Men of Harlech. Funeral in Berlin: A British spy is responsible for arranging the defection of a Russian officer in charge of Berlin war security. When his plan goes very wrong he must rely on his own Cockney cunning to escape the morass of double-dealing intrigue and beautiful but deadly women.
Alfred Brendel Plays & Introduces Schubert: Late | DVD | (17/09/2007)
from £42.28 | Saving you £20.24 (22.50%) | RRP
Brendel Plays Late Schubert (5 Discs)
Miles Davis The Definitive Miles Davis At Montreux DVD Collection 1973-1991 | DVD | (24/10/2011)
from £98.06 | Saving you £10.87 (9.00%) | RRP
This historically important 10 DVD set captures all of Miles Davis’ performances at the renowned Montreux Jazz Festival between 1973 and 1991, the last being less than three months before his death. It is an unparalleled archive of live Miles Davis performances and is now being released on a visual format for the first time ever. Although many tracks are repeated across the years the concerts are strikingly individual with extensive improvisation and frequent rearrangements. The final concert from 1991 sees Miles Davis paying tribute to his collaborator and close find Gil Evans who had died in 1988. With Miles’ philosophy of “never look back” it was extraordinary that he would agree to perform such a show and it was a truly unique occasion captured here for posterity. Miles Davis is undeniably one of the most important and successful jazz figures of the 20th century. This unrivalled DVD box set of his live performances at Montreux is a release to be truly cherished. Bonus Features On disc one there are full interviews with Claude Nobs, Carlos Santana and Herbie Hancock plus shorter interviews about Miles Davis with Monty Alexander, Helen Merrill, Betty Carter, Charlie Haden, Gil Goldstein, Stanley Clarke, Jean Luc Ponty and Al Di Meola and Michel Petrucciani.
Wagner - The Ring | DVD | (14/07/2008)
from £52.69 | Saving you £18.30 (25.80%) | RRP
Seven-DVD set of Wagner's gargantuan Ring Cycle - the celebrated critically-acclaimed production at the Royal Danish Opera come to be known as the Copenhagen Ring. Striking memorable and controversial staging by Kasper Bech Holten. The action experienced as an extended flashback presents Wagner's epic as a family saga from a feminist perspective. The production is visually stunning disturbing and at times explicit.
Leonard Bernstein: Beethoven - Cycle 7 | DVD | (18/11/2008)
from £37.23 | Saving you £41.21 (42.90%) | RRP
Lawrence of Arabia (Restored Version) | Blu Ray | (12/11/2012)
from £50.31 | Saving you £19.68 (28.10%) | RRP
Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture of 1962, Lawrence of Arabia stands as one of the most timeless and essential motion picture masterpieces. The greatest achievement of its legendary, Oscar-winning director David Lean (1962, Lawrence of Arabia; 1957, The Bridge on the River Kwai), the film stars Peter O'Toole - in his career-making performance - as T.E. Lawrence, the audacious World War I British army officer who heroically united rival Arab desert tribes and led them to war against the mighty Turkish Empire. Newly restored and re-mastered at 4K resolution, the massive scope and epic action of the Director's Cut of Lawrence of Arabia can now be experienced like never before in this landmark 50th Anniversary Edition Collectors Box Set. Box Set Includes: 88 page Coffee Table Book - With rare behind-the-scenes photos 70mm Film Frame - Individually numbered 3 Blu-ray Discs - Includes feature film and special features with new Blu-ray exclusives Soundtrack CD - With 2 previously un-released tracks and original score from the film Click Image To Enlarge
Lucerne Festival Orchestra - the First 5 Years | DVD | (13/08/2007)
from £36.33 | Saving you £17.70 (23.60%) | RRP
Lucerne Fest Orch: First 5 Years (5DVD)
Barenboim on Beethoven | DVD | (05/02/2007)
from £54.12 | Saving you £8.87 (14.10%) | RRP
In 2005 Daniel Barenboim performed the complete Beethoven piano sonatas over eight concerts in two weeks at the Staatsoper in Berlin. These magnificent performances were captured on film and are now presented in a stunning 6 DVD set. The product includes a comprehensive booklet which includes notes on all 32 sonatas and interactive Beethoven and piano timelines which make it a fantastic educational tool. Also included are 6 master classes with some of the world's most notable young pianists where the legendary man imparts his wisdom to the next generation. Lavishly filmed and beautifully produced this is the definitive edition of the Beethoven piano sonatas on DVD.
Leaving Home - Orchestral Music In The 20th Century - Vols. 1 To 7 | DVD | (27/02/2006)
from £77.25 | Saving you £22.74 (22.70%) | RRP
Box Set Volume 1-7A conducted tour by Sir Simon Rattle and the City of Birmingham OrchestraThe entire 7-CD Leaving Home series is released in a boxed set this month available at a special price.A remarkable diversity of expression developed - not all of the difficult or discordant variety commonly associated with modern music. The range is wide and this series samples the work of over thirty composers discovering new and challenging sounds as well as some unexpectedly familiar music. It present an extraordinary kaleidoscope of orchestral images full of contrasts and surprises.
British Home Front at War Set | DVD | (22/10/2007)
from £59.90 | Saving you £0.09 (0.20%) | RRP
This 5 DVD boxset contains no less than 60 wartime films taken from the preserved archives of The Imperial War Museum. Of great historical importance uncut and many available for the first time these films offer an incredible insight into wartime Britain. Women and Children at War looks at the vital contribution to the war effort by women and the evacuee children. London Can Take It takes an intriguing look into wartime London from the start of the Blitz to the V-Bomb menace. Words for Battle Writers at War contains stirring and inspirational films urging the nation to fight on! The Home Guard and Britain's Citizen Army follows the Home Guard movement in Britain through to contributing scrap items and 'Digging for Victory'.
Mozart At Drottningholm | DVD | (02/10/2006)
from £77.19 | Saving you £22.80 (22.80%) | RRP
Arthaus is proud to present this new Mozart boxset containing the full series of reissues from the Drottingholm Theatre, available for the special price of 6 DVDs for the price of 4.This intimate setting, dating back to 1766, provides a perfect stage for the operas of Mozart and features excellent casts and superb directors, accompanied by period instruments for a truly authentic experience.Includes:- Cosi Fan Tutte (1984)- La Finta Giardiniera (1988)- La Clemenza Di Tito (1987)- Idomeneo (1991)- Die Zauberflote (1989)- Die Entfuhrung Aus Dem Serail (1990)
Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen (Lisa Gasteen/Robert Gambill/Stuttgart Opera/Lothar Zagrosek) | DVD | (27/09/2010)
from £50.25 | Saving you £15.60 (22.30%) | RRP
Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen
Deanna Durbin | DVD | (07/11/2011)
from £54.46 | Saving you £45.53 (45.50%) | RRP
From the late 1930s to the mid 1940s,Deanna Durbin was one of the most popular singing stars in the world. HerHollywood musicals were a hit with the critics and the public alike and she was adored by countless millions offans.The world reeled when, in 1948, Deanna suddenly announced that she was to retire from fi lm-making at the ageof just 27 and her name has since passed into Hollywood legend.Blessed with the voice of an angel, Deanna Durbin is now best remembered for her superb performances as asinger, but she was also an exceptionally gifted actress and comedienne.The 19 fi lms in these collections capture Deanna at the height of her career, singing many of her best-loved songsand leaving us with performances to cherish.Titles comprise:100 Men & A GirlMad About MusicThree Smart GirlsBecause Of HimChristmas HolidayFirst LoveThree Smart Girls Grow UpCan't Help SingingFor The Love Of MaryThe Amazing Mrs HollidayIt Started With EveUp In Central ParkHers To HoldNice Girl?His Butler's SisterI'll Be YoursLady On A TrainSomething In The WindThat Certain Age
Gunter Wand | DVD | (27/02/2006)
from £50.27 | Saving you £9.72 (16.20%) | RRP
CONTAINS:Ludwig van Beethoven - Overture 'Leonore III' Op. 72aAnton Bruckner - Symphony No. 4 in E flat major 'Romantic'.Recorded live at The Dom Lubeck 24 June 1990.Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 8 in B minor D759 'Unfinished'/Symphony No. 9 in C major D944 'The Great'.Recorded live at The Musik- und Kongresshalle Lubeck 20 August 1995.Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 5 in B flat major D485.Johannes Brahm - Symphony No. 1 in C minor Op.68Recorded live at The Kieler Schloss Kiel 24 August 1997.Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 7 in E major.Recorded live at The Musik - und Kongresshalle Lubeck 28 August 1999.
Kent Nagano Conducts Classical Masterpieces - Vols. 1-6 - Complete | DVD | (29/10/2007)
from £57.65 | Saving you £17.34 (23.10%) | RRP
Six master composers, six symphonies, a star conductor and a leading orchestra make Kent Nagano Conducts Classical Masterpieces a first-class music documentary.
Berliner Philharmoniker - 125 Years | DVD | (02/01/2007)
from £69.75 | Saving you £20.24 (22.50%) | RRP
125 Years BPO: Jubilee Celebration (5DVD)
Testament To The 70's | DVD | (23/03/2009)
from £77.75 | Saving you £20.24 (20.70%) | RRP
All your favourite hits from the 70's spread over 5 DVD's and 10 CD's.