"Director: Destin Daniel Cretton"

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  • Just Mercy [DVD] [2020]Just Mercy | DVD | (25/05/2020) from £5.99   |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)   |  RRP £N/A

    A powerful and thought-provoking true story, Just Mercy┬Ł follows young lawyer Bryan Stevenson (Jordan) and his history-making battle for justice. After graduating from Harvard, Bryan had his pick of lucrative jobs. Instead, he heads to Alabama to defend those wrongly condemned or who were not afforded proper representation, with the support of local advocate Eva Ansley (Larson). One of his first, and most incendiary, cases is that of Walter McMillian (Foxx), who, in 1987, was sentenced to die for the notorious murder of an 18-year-old girl, despite a preponderance of evidence proving his innocence and the fact that the only testimony against him came from a criminal with a motive to lie. In the years that follow, Bryan becomes embroiled in a labyrinth of legal and political manoeuvrings and overt and unabashed racism as he fights for Walter, and others like him, with the oddsand the systemstacked against them.

  • Short Term 12 [DVD]Short Term 12 | DVD | (10/03/2014) from £6.99   |  Saving you £9.00 (128.76%)   |  RRP £15.99

    Told through the eyes of Grace (Brie Larson) a twenty-something supervisor at a foster-care facility for at-risk teenagers Short Term 12 is written and directed by Destin Cretton. Passionate and tough Grace is a formidable caretaker of the kids in her charge and in love with her long-term boyfriend and co-worker Mason (John Gallagher Jr). But Grace's own difficult past and the surprising future that suddenly presents itself throw her into unforeseen confusion made all the sharper with the arrival of a new intake at the facility: a gifted but troubled teenage girl with whom Grace has a charged connection. While the subject matter is complex and often dark Short Term 12 finds truth and humour in unexpected places.

  • The Glass Castle [DVD] [2017]The Glass Castle | DVD | (05/02/2018) from £3.99   |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)   |  RRP £N/A

    Based on one of the longest-running New York Times bestsellers, 'The Glass Castle' tells the story of Jeannette Walls' unconventional upbringing at the hands of her deeply dysfunctional and uniquely vibrant parents.

  • Short Term 12 [Blu-ray]Short Term 12 | Blu Ray | (10/03/2014) from £7.99   |  Saving you £12.00 (150.19%)   |  RRP £19.99

    Told through the eyes of Grace (Brie Larson) a twenty-something supervisor at a foster-care facility for at-risk teenagers Short Term 12 is written and directed by Destin Cretton. Passionate and tough Grace is a formidable caretaker of the kids in her charge and in love with her long-term boyfriend and co-worker Mason (John Gallagher Jr). But Grace's own difficult past and the surprising future that suddenly presents itself throw her into unforeseen confusion made all the sharper with the arrival of a new intake at the facility: a gifted but troubled teenage girl with whom Grace has a charged connection. While the subject matter is complex and often dark Short Term 12 finds truth and humour in unexpected places.

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