DVDs available from 29th December


The Guest..cert 15

Adam Wingard directs this US thriller in which an ex-soldier causes mayhem within a family. David (Dan Stevens) knocks at the door of the Peterson family and informs mother Laura (Sheila Kelley) that he was a close friend of Caleb (Chris Harding), the son she lost in combat. Welcomed into the family home, David is initially granted a hostile reception by Caleb’s brother and sister, Luke (Brendan Meyer) and Anna (Maika Monroe). However, David’s handy ability to buy booze and deal out violent retribution to bullies quickly ingratiates him with the teenagers. That is, until an unusual sequence of events raises suspicions that David may not be who he claims. Will any light be shed on the guest’s mysterious past?

 
The Prince..cert 15

Retired New Orleans crime boss and widowed father Paul, (Jason Patric) is forced back into the life he left behind when his daughter Beth (Gia Mantegna) suddenly disappears from university.

When Beth’s friend Angela (Jessica Lowndes) points him towards a violent gang led by a notorious drug dealer, Paul soon discovers that his daughter’s disappearance is personal. If Paul has any chance of keeping his daughter safe, he must confront his former rival (Bruce Willis) and his own violent past; a time when the crime world knew him as “The Prince”.

From the producers of Lone Survivor and Escape Plan comes the unrelenting action thriller THE PRINCE, with an all-star supporting cast, including John Cusack

 
The Equalizer..cert 15

In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can’t stand idly by – he has to help her. Armed with hidden skills that allow him to serve vengeance against anyone who would brutalize the helpless, McCall comes out of his self-imposed retirement and finds his desire for justice reawakened. If someone has a problem, if the odds are stacked against them, if they have nowhere else to turn, McCall will help. He is The Equalizer.