Mildred Pierce: The Collector’s Edition Jan20

Mildred Pierce: The ...

HBO Home Entertainment In shops now It has been said that much of the programming on HBO takes a bit of time to ease into.  If you’ve seen “Deadwood” or “Game of Thrones” then you know this to be true.  The 5-hour miniseries of “Mildred Pierce” is...

Dead Poets Society Jan17

Dead Poets Society

Touchstone Home Entertainment In shops now Over the years there have been more than enough films about inspirational teachers.  “Stand and Deliver,” “Dangerous Minds” and “Freedom Writers” are among them, and they will certainly keep coming.  Peter...

The Help: Blu-ray Dec12

The Help: Blu-ray

The Academy Award nominations are still more than a month away, but I’m rooting for “The Help” to get all the attention it deserves. Kathryn Stockett’s novel topped the best seller list when it was first published, and the film has made almost $200m worldwide, so I’m sure that I...

Friends With Benefits: Blu-ray Nov27

Friends With Benefit...

DVD Sony Pictures Home Entertainment In shops on 2 December Friends with Benefits [Blu-ray] This movie didn’t really get the attention it deserved.  Maybe it was because “No Strings Attached” stole its thunder, or maybe it was because audiences thought the flash mob thing...