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December
The Blue Angel on dual format from Masters of Cinema in January
Onibaba on Blu-ray from Masters of Cinema in February
The Woodsman and The Rain on Blu-ray & DVD in January
Room 237 on DVD in February
Network bags the rights to 450 films from the Studiocanal archives
False Trail (Jägarna 2) on Blu-ray and DVD in January
Alps on DVD in March
Django uncut on Blu-ray in January
247°F on DVD and Blu-ray in January
The Foreign Duck, The Native Duck & God in a Coin Locker on DVD in January
Ashes on DVD in January
Stitches on DVD and Blu-ray in February
The Horror-on-Sea Film Festival launches in January
The Kinoteka Polish Film Festival returns in March 2013
Eureka announce their March/April 2013 Masters of Cinema releases
A Liar's Autobiography on DVD and Blu-ray in February
Dark Nature on DVD in December
Holy Motors on DVD and Blu-ray in January
Sinister on DVD and Blu-ray in February
The Hunters (Jägarna) on DVD in December
Take This Waltz on DVD and Blu-ray in January
Dance Hall restored on DVD and Blu-ray in January
Joe Dante's Piranha on Blu-ray in January
From the Sea to the Land Beyond on DVD in January
The Blue Angel on dual format in January
November
Kubrick's Fear and Desire on DVD and Blu-ray in January
American Mary on DVD and Blu-ray in January
Hit So Hard on DVD in November
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie 35th Anniversary Editon on DVD in January
Soka Afrika on Blu-ray and DVD in January
Rise of the Footsoldier – Extreme Extended Edition on double-play in December
Four René Clément classics on DVD (and one on Blu-ray) in January
Partners in Crime and You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet on DVD in January
Piranhaconda on DVD in January
The Colditz Story on DVD and Blu-ray in December
Dear God No! on DVD in January
360 on DVD and Blu-ray in January
Fairy Tales: Early Colour Stencil films from Pathé on DVD in December
Berberian Sound Studio on DVD and Blu-ray in December
October
Jo Nesbø's Jackpot on DVD in January
A Simple Life on DVD and Blu-ray in November
Kore-eda's Air Doll on DVD in November
The Dardennes Collection on DVD in December
Ealing double on DVD and Blu-ray in November
Killer Joe on DVD and Blu-ray in November
Southern Comfort on Blu-ray and DVD in November
Kim Ki-duk double of Crocodile and Arirang on DVD in November
Floating Weeds [Ukigusa] on dual format and DVD in December
Return to Burma on DVD in November
Gate of Hell [Jigokumon] on dual format and DVD in December
Battleship Potempkin and Drifters on dual format in November
The Soul of Flies on DVD in October
Eureka confirm their January/February 2013 line-up
My Neighbour Totoro and Castle of Cagliostro on double-play in November
Santa Sangre on DVD and Blu-ray in November
Sick: The Life and Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist on DVD in November
La Gloire de Mon Père and Le Château de Ma Mère on DVD and Blu-ray in November
Trouble in Paradise on DVD in November from Masters of Cinema
Robert Bresson double on DVD in December from Artificial Eye
Maîtresse uncut on dual format in November
September
Excision on DVD and Blu-ray in November
The Hunter on DVD and Blu-ray in October
Être et Avoir on Blu-ray in November
Searching for Sugar Man on DVD and Blu-ray in November
Jia Zhang-ke's Hometown Trilogy on DVD in November
César et Rosalie and Casque D’Or on Blu-ray in November
The Curse of Frankenstein on 3-disc double-play in October
The Passion of Joan of Arc on DVD, Blu-ray and dual format in November
Breaking Glass Pictures launches in the UK in October
Ghost Stories, Volume 5 on DVD in October
Fritz Lang's Die Nibelungen on DVD and Blu-ray in October
Restored Hammer trio on double play in October
Isn't Anyone Alive? on DVD in October
El Bulli and Rien ne va plus on DVD from Artificial Eye in September
Alexander Dovzhenko's War Trilogy on DVD in September
Jacques Tati's Jour de fête and Mon Oncle on dual format in October
Human Centipede 4-disc dual format Limited Edition in October
Kubrick's Fear and Desire coming to Masters of Cinema on DVD and Blu-ray
In Your Hands on DVD and Blu-ray in November
Samuel Fuller's Park Row on DVD in October
London: The Modern Babylon on DVD in October
The Arcata Promise and The Scales of Justice on DVD in September
The Edgar Wallace Mysteries, Volumes 3 & 4 on DVD in September
The line-up for the 56th London Film Festival is announced
The Turin Horse on DVD and Blu-ray in September
Hell is a City on DVD in October
Sing Your Song on DVD in September
In the Dark Half on DVD in October
Apartment 143 on DVD in October
Late September on DVD in, erm, late September
August
Monstro! on DVD in October
Hal Ashby's The Landlord on DVD in October
Ninja Task Force to target bad behaviour in cinemas (maybe)
Basket Case – The Trilogy on DVD in October
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry on DVD and Blu-ray in October
Shin'ya Tsukamoto's Kotoko on DVD and Blu-ray in October
Tetsuo: The Iron Man and Tetsuo II: Body Hammer on DVD and Blu-ray in October
Lovely Molly on DVD (and possibly Blu-ray) in October
Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection on Blu-ray in October
Cecil B. DeMille's Cleopatra on dual format and DVD in September
Criterion announce their November DVD and Blu-ray line-up
Hitchcock's The Lodger on DVD and Blu-ray in September
Ultimate Zombie Feast on DVD in October
Breathing (Atmen) on DVD and Blu-ray in September
Blade of Kings (aka The Twins Effect II) on DVD in August
A Night in the Woods in cinemas and on DVD in September
Grigori Kozintse's Don Quixote on DVD in September
White Vengeance on DVD and Blu-ray in August
Kill Zombie! on DVD in September
The Lost Coast Tapes on DVD in September
Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse on dual format in September
Gyo: Tokyo Fish Attack on DVD in August
BBC Ghost Stories volumes 3 & 4 on DVD in September
The Harsh Light of Day on DVD in October
Bereavement on DVD in October
The Pact on DVD and Blu-ray in October
Welles, Buñuel and Carné on Blu-ray in September
Jimmy McGovern's Accused on DVD in August
July
Les Enfants Du Paradis - The Restored Edition on DVD and Blu-ray in September
Armchair Theatre Volume 3 on DVD in August
Livid on DVD and Blu-ray in August
Pasolini's Oedipus Rex on dual format in September
London on the Move on DVD in September
Anton Corbijn Inside Out on DVD in September
The Alexander Sokurov Collection on DVD in September
The Arrival of Wang on DVD in October
Genghis: The Legend of the Ten on DVD in August
The Assault on DVD and Blu-ray in August
The Raid on DVD and Blu-ray in September
The Victim on DVD and Blu-ray in September
The Walking Dead complete second season on DVD and Blu-ray in August
Woman in a Dressing Gown on DVD in August
Filthy, Rich & Catflap 25th Anniversary Edition on DVD in September
Borgia on DVD in August
Monster Pictures expand in the UK
The Island President on DVD in August
The Girl on DVD in August
Return on DVD in August
Undermind – The Complete Series on DVD in July
Eureka confirm their fourth quarter Masters of Cinema line-up
La Havre on DVD and Blu-ray in August
Sion Sono double on Blu-ray in August
The Reverend on DVD in August
Orlando on Blu-ray in August
Ghost Stories for Christmas come to UK DVD starting in August
MisinforMation on dual format in August
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie on DVD and Blu-ray in July
June
Wonderful London on DVD in July
Free Men on DVD and Blu-ray in September
Mitsuko Delivers on DVD in July
Corpo Celeste on DVD in September
Revenge of the Electric Car on DVD in August
Thai horror The Victim on DVD in August
Goodbye First Love on DVD and Blu-ray in September
The Children's Film Foundation – London Tales on DVD in July
The Lacey Rituals: Films by Bruce Lacey (and friends) on DVD in July
XXY on DVD in June
The Night Porter on DVD and Blu-ray in July
Trapeze on DVD in July
Moustapha Akkad double on DVD and Blu-ray in July
Endurance on DVD in July
Once Upon a Time in Anatolia on DVD and Blu-ray in July
Howl's Moving Castle and Tales From Earthsea on double play in June
Airborne on DVD in July
Michael Winterbottom's Trishna on DVD and Blu-ray in July
May
Odd Man Out on Blu-ray in June
Bonsái on DVD in June
The Belly of an Architect on dual format in June
Giorgio Moroder's musical Metropolis on DVD in July
Three Melodramas by Yasujiro Ozu on DVD in June
The Woman in Black on DVD, Blu-ray and digital download in June
Exit Humanity on DVD in July
Avé on DVD in May
Pasolini double Pigsty & Hawks and Sparrows on DVD in July
Juan of the Dead on DVD in June
Revolution: The Director's Cut on dual format in June
In Darkness on DVD in July
Absentia on DVD in July
John Gilling Hammer double on dual format in June
Double Indemnity on Masters of Cinema Blu-ray in June
The Lost Weekend on Masters of Cinema Blu-ray in June
The Squad (El páramo) on DVD in June
Blackthorn on DVD and Blu-ray in June
A Bronx Tale on Blu-ray in June
Hollywoo on DVD in June
David Lynch Blu-ray box set in June
Three features from Jan Švankmajer on DVD in June
You Only Live Once 75th Anniversary Edition on DVD in June
April
Eureka announce their July, August and September releases
The House by the Cemetery on dual format and Limited Edition Blu-ray in May
Transit on DVD and Blu-ray in May
Loser (aka The Grand) on DVD and Blu-ray in April
Roll Out the Barrel – The British Pub on Film on DVD in June
Igor Maslennikov's The Hound of the Baskervilles on DVD in May
Boys on Film: Cruel Britainnia on DVD in May
Nightbirds on dual format from BFI Flipside in May
Crime or Punishment?!? on DVD in May
Bruno Dumont's Hadewijch on DVD in May
Tape 407 in DVD in May
Return of the Living Dead special edition DVD and Blu-ray in June
Tiny Furniture on DVD in May
Chronicle comes to Blu-ray and DVD in May
The Black Panther on BFI Flipside dual format in May
The Wicker Tree on DVD and Blu-ray in April
Jaws swims its way onto Blu-ray in September
Il Boom on DVD in April
Griff the Invisible on DVD and Blu-ray in April
Forbidden Zone on Blu-ray in May
The Story of Film: An Odyssey on DVD in April
The Execution of Private Slovik on DVD in April
Freud on DVD in April
Deadball on DVD in May
March
Demons and Demons 2 special editions on DVD and Blu-ray in April
Two rarely seen Dickens adaptations on DVD in May
Island of Lost Souls on dual format in May from Masters of Cinema
Carlos Saura's Flamenco Trilogy on DVD in April
The Complete Humphrey Jennings, Volume 2 on dual format in April
The Cassavetes Collection launches in April with Shadows and Faces
The Nine Muses on DVD in April
Murder by Decree on DVD in April
The Lakes complete series 1 & 2 on DVD in April
Mockumentary double from Safecracker Pictures in April
A Midnight Clear on DVD and Blu-ray in April
Mondovino Marathon at The Real Wine Fair
The Deep Blue Sea on DVD and Blu-ray in April
German survival horror Break on DVD in April
Being Shakespeare on DVD next week
Las Acacias on DVD and Blu-ray in April
Two more retitled films in DVD from Metrodome in April
February
Wreckers on DVD in March
The Theo Angelopoulos Collection, Volume 3 on DVD in March
Ugetsu Monogatari and Sanshô Dayû on Masters of Cinema dual format
Hitchcock's Lifeboat on dual format in April from Masters of Cinema
Corman's World: Exploits Of A Hollywood Rebel on DVD and Blu-ray in March
Two Bruce Lee documentaries on DVD in March
Mitsuko Delivers to be screened in March in memory of Fukushima
Mysteries of Lisbon on DVD in March
Scandinavian thriller ID:A on DVD in April
Greg Araki's The Doom Generation on DVD in March
Arrow to release two 80s exploitation horror faves on DVD in March
Encounters on DVD from the BFI in March
The Erotic Films of Peter de Rome on DVD from the BFI in March
Two restored films from Wojciech Has on DVD in March
Parked on DVD in March
Dracula: Prince of Darkness on double-play in March
This Our Still Life on DVD in March
Resistance on DVD and Blu-ray in March
Booked Out in cinemas and on DVD and Blu-ray in March
Samurai Warrior on DVD in February
Love on a Pillow (Le repos du guerrier) on DVD in March
Ken Russell's The Devils on 2-disc DVD Special Edition in March
Don't be Afraid of the Dark on DVD and Blu-ray in February
Eight dual format releases of previous Eureka titles in February
Raid on Entebbe on DVD in March
January
Miracle in Milan on DVD and Blu-ray in March
We Need to Talk About Kevin arrives on DVD and Blu-ray in February
Jack Goes Boating comes to DVD in February
The Sniper (Sun cheung sau) on DVD in March
The Shrine on DVD and Blu-ray in February
American Evil (aka Older Than America) on DVD and Blu-ray in March
Eureka announce their Spring 2012 line-up
Adrift in Tokyo on DVD in February
Red Light Revolution on DVD in February
Revenge: A Love Story on DVD in January
Weekend on DVD and Limited Edition Blu-ray in March
Dellamorte Dellamore - The Cemetery Man on DVD in February
Urban Explorers on DVD and Blu-ray in March
The Uninvited chills its way onto DVD in May
Renoir's La Grande Illusion in cinemas and on DVD and Blu-ray in April
Tyrannosaur on DVD and Blu-ray in February
A Horrible Way to Die on DVD and Blu-ray in March
The Yellow Sea on DVD and Blu-ray in March
Bertolucci's The Conformist comes to DVD and Blu-ray in February
50 years of Bond in a (big) Blu-ray box set
BFI to release Ozu's Student Comedies on DVD in February
Yakuza Weapon on DVD and Blu-ray in March
Masters of Cinema to release Pasolini duo on dual format in March
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy on DVD and double-play in January
Her Private Hell on dual format from BFI Flipside
Sid James stars in Citizen Sid on DVD in February
The Greatest Movie Ever Sold comes to DVD in February
Lisandro Alonso's Liverpool comes to DVD in January