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  • The Importance Of Being Earnest [2002] The Importance Of Being Earnest | DVD | (21/07/2003) from £9.99  |  Saving you £4.07 (25.50%)  |  RRP £15.99

    Oscar Wilde's The Importance Of Being Earnest revolves around the clever scheming of two friends Algernon Moncrieff (Rupert Everett) and Jack Worthing (Colin Firth) both of whom lead double lives in order to increase their opportunities for pleasure. Jack who lives in the country comes to London as often as he can to look after his wicked invented brother Earnest while Algernon creates an invalid friend called Bunbury whose constant illnesses allow him to escape family pressures

  • The Lizzie McGuire Movie [2003] The Lizzie McGuire Movie | DVD | (02/02/2004) from £4.99  |  Saving you £11.96 (66.50%)  |  RRP £17.99

    The Lizzie McGuire Movie spins around the axis of Disney Channel starlet Hilary Duff, whose glossy good looks and rather mature figure are balanced by a sweetly bashful persona and an endearing klutziness. On a school trip to Rome, Lizzie is discovered to be the virtual twin of an Italian pop star named Isabella--and her dreamy former partner wants Lizzie to take Isabella's place at an award show to avoid a lawsuit. Only Lizzie's loyal best friend Gordo (Adam Lamberg) suspects that Paolo may not be all that he seems. The Lizzie McGuire Movie is competent fluff, with the most fun to be had coming from Lizzie's pesky little brother (Jake Thomas) and his Machiavellian friend Melina (Carly Schroeder), who plot to humiliate Lizzie for fun and personal gain. It also features Alex Borstein as Lizzie's tyrannical principal and chaperone. --Bret Fetzer

  • Chicken Run [2000] Chicken Run | DVD | (04/12/2000) from £5.59  |  Saving you £7.40 (57.00%)  |  RRP £12.99

    As warming as a nice cup of tea on a cloudy day, Chicken Run is that charming singularity, a commercially successful British family movie that has near-universal appeal without compromising its inherent British pluckiness (that will be the first and last poultry-pun in this review). It invites us into the Plasticine-world of Tweedy's farm, a far-from-free-range egg factory ruled with an axe of iron by greedy Mrs.Tweedy. One intrepid chicken, Ginger (voiced by Julia Sawalha) sets her sights on breaking out the whole flock, a cast of beautifully individuated chicken characters including ditsy Babs (voiced by Jane Horrocks), matronly Bunty (Imelda Staunton) and practical-minded Mac (Lynn Ferguson). Each effort is thwarted, and Ginger repeatedly reaps a spell in the coal bunker for her troubles, prompting the first of many allusions to The Great Escape, one of several World War II films name-checked throughout. (Grown-ups will have a ball playing Spot-the-Allusion Game here.) When an American rooster named Rocky (Mel Gibson) literally drops in from the air, the hens are set all a-flutter with excitement thinking he'll help teach them to fly away at last. But Rocky is not all he seems. Although the action sags just a fraction around the 40-minute mark, it's the set pieces that really lift this into the realm of cartoon genius: the montage of inept flying attempts, Rocky and Ginger's narrow escape from Mrs Tweedy's new pie machine (an horrific contraption of chomping steel and industrial menace) and the magnificent, soaring climax. Despite the fact British animators (such as the directors, Nick Park and Peter Lord, themselves) regularly scoop Oscars for their short films, our record in full-feature length cartoons has been scrappy at best. There have been a few highlights--Animal Farm (1955), The Yellow Submarine (1968), Watership Down (1978)--and, er, that's about it really, unless you count The Magic Roundabout: Dougal and the Blue Cat. ChickenRun, made by the Aardman production house who produced the delightful Wallace and Gromit shorts among many other treats, has proved that Britain can compete with the most calculated, merchandised and screen-tested Disney production and win. --Leslie Felperin

  • The Santa Clause 2 [2002] The Santa Clause 2 | DVD | (17/11/2003) from £4.29  |  Saving you £13.70 (76.20%)  |  RRP £17.99

    Considering how lame this sequel could have been, The Santa Clause 2 makes for a pleasant seasonal diversion. It's got the familiar smell of Disney marketeering, and more than a few parents will object to this further embellishment of the St Nick legend, but Tim Allen's amiable presence provides ample compensation. As a divorced dad who inherited the jolly man's job in The Santa Clause, Allen now faces another Yuletide challenge. According to the "Missus Clause" in his North Pole contract, he can't continue to be the real Santa until he gets married. As luck and five credited screenwriters would have it, Allen falls for the Scroogey principal (Elizabeth Mitchell) of his son's school, while a phoney, power-hungry duplicate Santa wreaks havoc on the North Pole's overworked elves. It's all as sweet as spiced eggnog, with that warmed-over feel of a mandated sequel, but the Christmas spirit does prevail with the sound of sleigh bells and Allen's rosy-cheeked "Ho, ho, ho!". --Jeff Shannon

  • Encounters at the End of the World [Blu-ray] [2008] Encounters at the End of the World | Blu Ray | (31/08/2009) from £8.79  |  Saving you £13.20 (60.00%)  |  RRP £21.99

    There is a hidden society at the end of the world. One thousand men and women live together in unbelievably close quarters risking their lives and sanity in search of cutting-edge science. Now for the first time an outsider has been admitted. In his film adventure since Rescue Dawn and Grizzly Man Werner Herzog travels into the vast expanses of Antarctica - a land of fire and ice nearly twice the size of Australia. Using what are at times life endangering filming techniques Herzog discovers a previously unseen world above and below the ice cap that is teeming with awe-inspiring and seemingly alien life. Delivering scenes reminiscent of the BBC's Planet Earth series the Oscar ' nominated Encounters at the End of the World is a truly epic exploration of our planet's last great frontier.

  • Penelope [2007] Penelope | DVD | (23/06/2008) from £3.89  |  Saving you £14.10 (78.40%)  |  RRP £17.99

    Penelope is afflicted by a secret family curse that can only be broken when she is loved by one of her own kind. Hidden away in the family's majestic home she is subjected to meeting a string of blue-bloods through her parent's futile attempt to marry her off and break the curse. Each suitor is instantly enamored with Penelope (and her sizable dowry)... until the curse is revealed. When a willing mate cannot be found mischievous tabloid reporter Lemon (Peter Dinklage) hires Max (James McAvoy) to pose as a prospective suitor in hopes of snapping a photo of the mysterious 'Penelope.' Max who is really a down-on-his-luck gambler finds himself drawn to Penelope and not wanting to expose or disappoint her disappears and leaves Lemon in the lurch. Fed up by this latest betrayal and determined to live life on her own terms Penelope breaks free from her family and goes out into the world in search of adventure - curse be damned.

  • Mr Blandings Builds His Dream House [1948] Mr Blandings Builds His Dream House | DVD | (04/05/2007) from £7.99  |  Saving you £2.00 (20.00%)  |  RRP £9.99

    Cary Grant and Myrna Loy draw up a blueprint for hilarity! New York adman Jim Blandings is ready to say goodbye to his cramped city apartment and build from the ground up a Connecticut home with room enough for his growing family and dreams. All it will cost him is his time and money... and perhaps his job marriage happiness and what's left of his sanity. Goodbye Manhattan. Hello comedy. As Jim Cary Grant is a flustered poster boy for homeowner anxiety in this gleeful laughfest. Myrna Loy her voice and line phrasing like musical chimes plays Jim's ever patient wife. Louise Beavers is the sunny housemaid whose enthusiasm for Wham Ham saves Jim's career bacon. And Melvyn Douglas is the perhaps too friendly family friend. ""Drop in and see us sometime "" Jim says. Invitation accepted.

  • Space Chimps [Blu-ray] [2008] Space Chimps | Blu Ray | (01/12/2008) from £4.00  |  Saving you £19.82 (82.60%)  |  RRP £23.99

    Space Chimps is a computer animated comedy adventure starring Jeff Daniels Stanley Tucci Cheryl Hines and Andy Samber. When an expensive NASA probe disappears into an intergalactic wormhole the agency recruits Ham III (Andy Samberg) grandson of the first chimpanzee in space to help retrieve the wayward craft. But Ham is a free-spirited circus performer more interested in zero gravity high jinks than living up to his illustrious heritage. The simian slacker becomes a reluctant hero and learns the true meaning of courage as he and his crewmates the fearless Lt. Luna (Cheryl Hines) and their uptight commander Titan (Patrick Warburton) risk everything in an effort to save the peaceful inhabitants of a distant planet from the evil dictator Zartog (Jeff Daniels).

  • The Secret Life of Pets [DVD] The Secret Life of Pets | DVD | (14/11/2016) from £14.95  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £N/A

    From the creators of the blockbuster Despicable Me franchise comes the animated feature-film that finally answers the question: what do your pets do when you're not home? When their owners leave for the day, pets from the building gossip with their friends, satisfy their sweet tooths, and throw outrageous parties. But when a pampered terrier and his unruly new roommate from the pound get lost in the urban jungle of New York City, they must put aside their differences to survive the epic journey back home. Bonus Features: The Humans That Brought You Pets: Meet The Team {Play All, Chris Meledandri, Janet Healy, Chris Renaud, Yarrow Chaney, Brian Lynch} Animals Can Talk: Meet the Actors All About The Pets Hairstylist To The Dogs How To Make An Animated Film Anatomy Of A Scene The Best of Snowball Lovely Day Lyric Video Hot Dog Sing Along Brian the Minion on Pets {Part #1, Part #2, Part #3} GoPro - The Secret Life of Pets SING Trailer Mini Movies -NTV Norman Television Mini Movies - Weenie Mini Movies - Mower Minions The Making Of The Mini-Movies Sing Trailer Land Before Time: Journey of the Brave Trailer Click Images to Enlarge

  • You Again [DVD] [2010] You Again | DVD | (28/03/2011) from £4.29  |  Saving you £5.70 (57.10%)  |  RRP £9.99

    When a young woman realizes her brother is about to marry the girl who bullied her in high school she sets out to expose the fiance's true colors.

  • The Importance of Being Earnest [DVD] The Importance of Being Earnest | DVD | (02/05/2011) from £5.15  |  Saving you £14.84 (74.20%)  |  RRP £19.99

    Oscar Wilde's The Importance Of Being Earnest revolves around the clever scheming of two friends Algernon Moncrieff (Rupert Everett) and Jack Worthing (Colin Firth) both of whom lead double lives in order to increase their opportunities for pleasure. Jack who lives in the country comes to London as often as he can to look after his wicked invented brother Earnest while Algernon creates an invalid friend called Bunbury whose constant illnesses allow him to escape family pressures in London. The pairs' deception leads to complications in their romantic lives when they are discovered by Cecily (Reese Witherspoon) Jack's ward whom Algernon is pursuing and Gwendolyn (Frances O'Connor) Algernon's cousin whom Jack adores. Looming over everything and everyone is Gwendolyn's mother Lady Bracknell (Judi Dench) a tyrannical figure with plots of her own to hatch. The pursuit of love sex money and social position lead all the characters into a series of hilarious entanglements.

  • Bringing Up Baby Bringing Up Baby | DVD | (04/06/2007) from £7.99  |  Saving you £2.00 (20.00%)  |  RRP £9.99

    A dog belonging to an eccentric heiress (Hepburn) steals a dinosaur bone from David (Grant) an absent-minded Zoology professor. David follows the heiress to her home and all hell breaks loose when he loses his pet leopard known as 'Baby'. Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn give fantastic performances in one of Hollywood's finest screwball comedies superbly directed by Howard Hawks.

  • Cave Of The Yellow Dog [DVD] Cave Of The Yellow Dog | DVD | (05/07/2010) from £7.48  |  Saving you £9.51 (56.00%)  |  RRP £16.99

    The Cave of the Yellow Dog tells the story of the age-old bond between man and dog a bond which experiences a new twist through the eternal cycle of reincarnation in Mongolia. Nansal (6) the oldest daughter of a Mongolian nomad family finds a small dog one day while out in the fields. When she brings him home her father is afraid he could bring bad luck and demands that she immediately get rid of him. Despite her father's orders she keeps the puppy and tries to hide him from her skeptical father. When the family uproots to move to another camp the father leaves the puppy behind tied up to a post. Only when the dog proves himself to the father by protecting the family's baby boy from a flock of threatening vultures does the father accept hi m and welcome him into their family.

  • A Matter of Taste [DVD] A Matter of Taste | DVD | (06/08/2012) from £7.45  |  Saving you £8.50 (53.20%)  |  RRP £15.99

    An intimate look at the British celebrity chef, Paul Liebrandt, who at 24 was the youngest chef to be awarded three stars by the New York Times, whose infamous critic William Grimes likened him to a pianist who seems to have found a couple of dozen extra keys.The film follows Liebrandt over a decade and reveals his creative process, as well as the dedication it takes to be a culinary artist. Exploring the complicated relationships between critics, chefs and restaurant owners, the film delves into the life of an uncompromising, thought provoking, young chef ahead of his time.

  • Nativity Combi Pack [Blu-ray + DVD ] Nativity Combi Pack | Blu Ray | (22/11/2010) from £5.39  |  Saving you £17.60 (76.60%)  |  RRP £22.99

    Starring Martin Freeman Ashley Jenson Alan Carr and Mark Wootton comes the ultimate British feel-good Christmas film for the whole family. This Christmas primary school teacher Paul Maddens (Martin Freeman) is being charged with the biggest challenge of his life - mounting the school's musical version of the Nativity. Competing against the posh local school for the honour of best reviewed show in town the stakes are raised when Paul idly boasts that his ex-girlfriend Jennifer (Ashley Jenson) a Hollywood Producer is coming to see his show with a view to turning it into a film. The only trouble is - they haven't spoken in years. With eccentric assistant Mr. Poppy (Mark Wootton) fuelling his 'little white lie' Maddens suddenly finds himself a local celebrity and at the centre of quarrelling parents and over-excited children desperate in their bid for fame and fortune. Now Maddens' only hope is to get back in touch with Jennifer and lure Hollywood to town so that everybody's Christmas wishes come true.

  • Mad Hot Ballroom Mad Hot Ballroom | DVD | (20/03/2006) from £3.87  |  Saving you £16.12 (80.60%)  |  RRP £19.99

    Ordinary Kids. An Extraordinary Journey. Mad Hot Ballroom is an inspiring look inside the lives of New York City school kids on a journey into the world of ballroom dancing an unexpected arena where they discover new frontiers about attitude movement style and commitment. Told from the candid sometimes hilarious perspective of the boys and girls themselves the picture chronicles their transformation from typical urban kids to 'ladies and gentlemen ' as their school

  • Cave Of Forgotten Dreams [DVD] Cave Of Forgotten Dreams | DVD | (17/10/2011) from £10.99  |  Saving you £0.00 (0.00%)  |  RRP £10.99

    Iconic director Werner Herzog (Grizzly Man, Rescue Dawn) once again takes us on an incredible adventure, going behind the frontier of an extraordinary place. Overcoming considerable challenges, Herzog captures the stunning majesty of the Chauvet Cave in southern France, where the world's oldest cave paintings have been discovered.Herzog reveals a breath-taking subterranean world including the 32,000-year-old artworks in his own inimitable style. With humorous and engaging narration Herzog reflects on our primal desire to communicate and represent the world around us, evolution and our place within it, and ultimately what it means to be human.

  • Vanishing of the Bees [DVD] [2009] Vanishing of the Bees | DVD | (01/02/2010) from £4.99  |  Saving you £10.00 (66.70%)  |  RRP £14.99

    Imagine half a million adults skipping town and leaving their children behind. Picture an opened suitcase filled with bundles of cash at a bus stop and yet no robber wants to snatch it. The apiary science mystery known as Colony Collapse Disorder displays these very symptoms. Not only do the bees abandon their hive but the queen and the brood as well. Unnatural. Unheard of. Even the predators that usually raid the hive for honey stay far away. At first this occurrence sounds like an urban legend or an exaggerated tale. Except it's not. The situation is both dire and all too real. Bees are disappearing all over the planet and no one knows why.

  • My Favourite Wife [1940] My Favourite Wife | DVD | (04/04/2005) from £6.87  |  Saving you £9.12 (57.00%)  |  RRP £15.99

    The funniest fastest honeymoon ever screened! Ellen Arden (Irene Dunne) has been shipwrecked for seven years but returns to discover her husband Nick (Cary Grant) has had her declared dead and remarried. She wants her man back and makes him jealous over Stephen (Randolph Scott) a man with whom she was shipwrecked. After all these years can true love still find its way? Leo McCarey's My Favourite Wife puts the wide-ranging comedic talents of Grant and Dunne to hilarious use.

  • The Penguin King (DVD) The Penguin King (DVD) | DVD | (19/11/2012) from £4.57  |  Saving you £11.42 (71.40%)  |  RRP £15.99

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