DVDs available from 22nd June


Stonehearst Asylum..cert 15

Kate Beckinsale, Jim Sturgess and Ben Kingsley star in this thriller based on Edgar Allan Poe’s short story ‘The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether’. Set in 1899, the film follows medical school graduate Dr. Edward Newgate (Sturgess) as he arrives at Stonehearst Asylum, an institute for the mentally insane. There he meets the leader of the organisation, Dr. Silas Lamb (Kingsley), and one of his patients, Eliza Graves (Beckinsale), who Newgate becomes enamoured with. Shocked by the unconventional methods Lamb uses to treat his patients, Newgate decides to leave the asylum, determined to take Eliza with him. However, he discovers that everything is not as it seems and escaping turns out to be more difficult than he imagined… The film also stars Michael Caine, David Thewlis and Brendan Gleeson.

Evacuate Earth..cert exempt
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What would we do if the Earth we know was about to be erased forever? Evacuate Earth examines this terrifying possibility by exploring a number of distinct, scientifically plausible world-threatening events and the methods that humanity would use to fight to survive against the odds. In this series Earth is threatened by the spread of highly contagious rabies, nano-technology running out of control, a four-century rainfall that triples the volume of the oceans, runaway climate change that creates a permanent global storm, a worldwide volcanic cataclysm and a slow freezing of the entire planet. In each scenario humans devise strategies for survival, bringing ingenuity and hope to each horrifying event.

Pound Of Flesh..15

In China to donate his kidney to his dying niece, Deacon (Van damme), a former black-ops agent, awakes the day before the operation to find he is the latest victim of organ theft. Stitched up, Deacon descends from his opulent hotel in search of his stolen kidney and carves a blood-soaked path through the darkest corners of the city brothels, fight clubs, back-alley black markets, and elite billionaire estates. The clock is ticking for his niece and with each step he loses blood. Pound Of Flesh sees Van Damme back to what he does best – nonstop, hardcore action.