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December
Absolute Power – The Complete Series on DVD in January
Charlie Chaplin: The Essanay Comedies on Blu-ray & DVD in January
Korean zombie horror Train to Busan on Blu-ray, DVD and VOD in February
Vintage drama series Probation Officer – Volume One on DVD in January
War on Everyone on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD in January
Multiple Maniacs and Lone Wolf and Cub on Criterion Blu-ray in March
I Am Not a Serial Killer on DVD, Blu-ray & Digital HD in February
Soundbreaking – The Complete Series on DVD in January
Memories of Underdevelopment restored on Blu-ray in February
Retro horror The Love Witch in cinemas, VOD & Digital HD in March
Na Hong-jin's horror thriller The Wailing on DVD in January
Coming-of-age drama Urban Hymn on DVD & Digital HD in January
Asian comedy-horror Bloody Muscle Body Builder in Hell on DVD in 2017
Arrow announces its March Arrow Academy Blu-ray & DVD titles
House: The Complete Collection on dual format in March
Arrow announces its March 2017 Blu-ray & DVD releases
Charles Burnett's The Glass Shield on dual format in January
John Waters' lost classic Multiple Maniacs in cinemas in February
We Are the Flesh on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD in February
Assault on Precinct 13 to get a standard Blu-ray release in January
Víctor Erice’s El Sur [The South] on dual format in January
Cine Asia returns with Call for Heroes on Blu-ray, DVD & VOD in January
Russian Film Week launches at London's Regent Street Cinema
Cult vampire fave Fight Night on Dual Format in December/April
November
Chess documentary Magnus on Digital, VoD, DVD & Blu-ray in December
80s crime thriller Cohen & Tate on dual format in December
Todd Solondz's Wiener-Dog on DVD and Digital in January
Mildred Pierce & Cul-de-sac on UK Blu-ray from Criterion in February
The Hood Trilogy box set comes to DVD in December
A prestigious trio on Dual Format in February from Eureka
Woody Allen and John Ford on Arrow Academy Blu-ray in February
Indicator announces its January and February Blu-ray & DVD titles
Toshiaki Toyoda: The Early Years on Limited Edition Blu-ray in December
Pedro Almodóvar's Julietta on Blu-ray and DVD in January
Cult movie trio on Blu-ray and DVD from Arrow in February
Black Orpheus and His Girl Friday on UK Blu-ray from Criterion in January
Indochine comes to Blu-ray and DVD in a 4K restoration in January
German silent masterpiece Varieté on dual format in January
La Bamba 30th Anniversary Edition on dual format in January
October
The BFI announces its January – March 2017 Blu-ray and DVD releases
Pioneers of African-American Cinema on Blu-ray & DVD in November
Kiyoshi Kurosawa's dark thriller Creepy on dual format in January
Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari 2-disc Blu-ray Steelbook in January
Mia Hansen-Løve’s Things to Come on Blu-ray and DVD in November
Osamu Tezuka's anime Metropolis comes to Dual Format in January
HBO mini-series The Night Of on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital in October
Abel Gance's Napoleon on Blu-ray, DVD & BFI Player in November
Pablo Larraín's first feature Fuga comes to DVD in October
Eiji Uchida's Lowlife Love on DVD and Dual Format in November
Two Woody Allen titles on Blu-ray from Arrow Academy in January
Arrow Video announces its January Blu-ray and DVD titles
Eureka to release Kôji Fukada’s Harmonium in UK cinemas in 2017
Criterion and Sony announce their December UK Blu-ray titles
Maid Marian and Her Merry Men DVD re-release in November
New Blu-ray & DVD label Indicator launches with 7 cult & classic titles
Cyrano de Bergerac update Roxanne on dual format in November
Biographical drama Jinnah on dual format in November
The Cult of John Carpenter season at the BFI in October-November
Na Hong-jin's The Wailing in Cinemas and On-Demand in November
La Grande Vadrouille 50th Anniversary Blu-ray, DVD & EST in November
Argentinean crime drama The Clan on Blu-ray & DVD in October
Western classic The Man From Laramie on dual format in December
One Million Years BC 4K restoration on dual format in October
September
Takeshi Kitano's autobiographical Kids Return on Blu-ray in October
Catherine Hardwicke's Lords of Dogtown on dual format in December
New label CultFilms launches with Sophia Loren double on DVD & Blu-ray
The Electric Horseman & Looking for Richard on DVD in October
Gerry Anderson's UFO: The Complete Series on Blu-ray in November
The Small World of Sammy Lee on Blu-ray, DVD & EST in October
Classic jazz drama Paris Blues on dual format in October
Quay Brothers: The Collected Animated Films on Blu-ray in October
Noir thriller Odds Against Tomorrow on dual format in October
British road movie Hector comes to UK DVD in October
Assault on Precinct 13 Limited Edition Blu-ray and DVD in November
Body horror Bite makes its UK DVD debut in October
Pablo Larraín's Neruda comes to UK cinemas in December
Home invasion western The Keeping Room on DVD & Digital in October
The World at War in correct aspect ratio on Blu-ray & DVD in October
Arrow Video announces its UK December Blu-ray and DVD titles
Donnie Darko 4k restoration on Limited Edition Blu-ray & DVD in December
Rock 'n' roll gangster fable Blue Money on Blu-ray & DVD in September
The Conjuring 2 on Blu-ray, DVD and Limited Edition Steelbook in October
Carve Her Name with Pride & The Long Dark Hall on DVD in September
Tales of Halloween on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital HD in October
August
Punch-Drunk Love & Akira Kurosawa's Dreams on Blu-ray in November
50s musical milestone Carmen Jones on Blu-ray in September
Don Sharp’s 1973 Psychomania on BFI Flipside dual format in September
The Killing of America uncut on Blu-ray & DVD in October
Kiyoshi Kurosawa's Creepy comes to cinemas and Digital HD in November
Miklós Jancsó's Electra, My Love on Blu-ray in September
Tobias Nölle's noir mystery Aloys on Blu-ray and DVD in October
Horror thriller The Neighbour in cinemas & VOD August, DVD October
The Man Who Fell to Earth 4K restoration on Blu-ray & DVD in October
Horror crime thriller Green Room on Blu-ray, DVD & VOD in September
70s political thriller Twilight's Last Gleaming on dual format in October
Hitchcock, Woody Allen & Peter Fonda on Arrow Academy in November
British 1930s Scarlet Pimpernel double on DVD in August
Arrow announces a further 4 Blu-ray & DVD titles for November
Supernatural horror Stigmata on dual format in October
Mario Bava thriller remake Rabid Dogs on DVD in August
Bipolar romantic drama Touched With Fire on DVD in August
Mimi and British Musicals Of The 1930s: Volume 6 on DVD in August
Ken Loach's coming-of-age masterpiece Kes on Blu-ray in November
Takeshi Kitano's A Scene at the Sea on Blu-ray in September
Wolf Creek TV Series on VOD in September, Blu-ray & DVD in October
Documentary The Closer We Get on VOD in August, DVD in September
Haunting horror The Unspoken on Digital in August, DVD in September
Cyber horror Friend Request on Blu-ray, DVD & Digital in September
Canadian science fiction thriller Prisoner X on DVD in October
John Mackenzie's 1972 Made on Blu-ray and DVD in August
July
Date confirmed for the Blu-ray & DVD release of Abel Gance's Napoleon
Invasion: UFO on exclusive Blu-ray from Network from today
Robert Louis Stevenson's Kidnapped on DVD in August
Italian mafia thriller Suburra on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital in September
The Almodóvar Collection on Blu-ray & DVD in September
Ken Russell's masterful Women in Love on Blu-ray in August
Robert Siodmak’s Cry of the City on Blu-ray and DVD in August
The Criterion Collection UK Blu-ray titles for October
Acclaimed Ibsen adaptation The Daughter on DVD in September
Mark Duggan documentary The Hard Stop on VOD & DVD in August
The Lion in Winter new restoration on Blu-ray, DVD and EST in October
Andrew Grieve's On the Black Hill on dual format in August
Hideo Nakata's Dark Water on dual format in October
Cult 80s comedy-horror movie Vamp on Blu-ray & DVD in October
Two massive Herschell Gordon Lewis box sets on dual format in October
Andrei Tarkovsky's Stalker on Blu-ray and DVD in August
Arrow to release Andrzej Żuławski's Cosmos in UK cinemas in August
Terence Davies' A Quiet Passion comes to UK cinemas in November
Billy Wilder's penultimate film Fedora on dual format in September
Giallo favourite The Bloodstained Butterfly on Blu-ray & DVD in August
Science fiction thriller Identicals on DVD & VOD in August
Suicide bomber documentary Dugma: The Button on iTunes in August
Arrow Video announces its October Blu-ray and DVD releases
Andrei Tarkovsky's Solaris comes to Blu-ray and DVD in August
Ken Loach's feature debut Poor Cow on Blu-ray and DVD in July
The Man Who Fell to Earth new 4K restoration in September/October
Helen Walsh's debut feature The Violators comes to UK DVD in July
Robert Aldrich’s The Flight of the Phoenix on Blu-ray in September
Sion Sono's Love & Peace on Blu-ray, DVD and VOD in July
Highlander 30th Anniversary Edition on Blu-ray & DVD in July
Peter Hall's Akenfield comes to UK dual format in July
Tetsuya Nakashima's The World of Kanako on DVD in August
1974 TV adaptation of Antony and Cleopatra on DVD in July
Andrei Tarkovsky's Mirror on Blu-ray and DVD in July
British psychological thriller The Ones Below on DVD in July
Agatha Christie's Seven Dials Mystery on DVD in July
French comedy-fantasy The Brand New Testament on DVD in August
June
Hit Danish drama Dicte – Crime Reporter: Season 1 on DVD in July
The Commitments Special Edition on Blu-ray & DVD in September
Noir western classic The Ox-Bow Incident on dual format in July
The Samurai Trilogy & Cat People on Criterion UK Blu-ray in September
Woody Allen: Six Films 1971-1978 coming to Blu-ray in September
Around China with a Movie Camera on DVD in July
Patrick McGoohan stars in All Night Long, on Blu-ray & DVD in July
50s crime drama The Night Won't Talk on DVD in June
Jack Hill's The Swinging Cheerleaders on Blu-ray & DVD in July
80s slasher flick Satan's Blade on Blu-ray & DVD in July
Cult sequel Return of the Killer Tomatoes on Blu-ray & DVD in June
Play On! Shakespeare in Silent Film on dual format in July
12-film collection Joshua Oppenheimer: Early Works on DVD in June
Jackie Chan's Police Story: Lockdown on Blu-ray, DVD and digital in July
Children's TV favourite Timeslip – The Complete Series on DVD in June
Early Murnau: Five Films, 1921-1925 on Blu-ray in August
Sid & Nancy restored in cinemas, on EST, DVD & Blu-ray in August
Cult indie neo-noir thriller Suture on Blu-ray & DVD in July
Stanley Kubrick's Paths of Glory on Blu-ray in September
Tobias Nölle’s Aloys comes to UK cinemas in September
Offbeat drama-thriller Couple in a Hole on DVD in July
Arrow announces its September Blu-ray and DVD releases
Classic children's sf serial Masters of Venus on DVD in July
Cult series The Booth at the End: Series 1 and 2 on DVD in July
Chinese historical series Empresses in the Palace on DVD in July
French mini-series Resistance on DVD in September
Swedish political thriller series Blue Eyes on DVD in June
Xavier Giannoli's acclaimed opera drama Marguerite on digital in July
Phone-app horror i-Lived comes to DVD and digital in June/July
Sweet Bean in UK cinemas and on DVD, Blu-ray & VOD in August
Ben Wheatley's High-Rise on Blu-ray, DVD and digital download in July
60s adventure thriller The Face of Eve on DVD in June
Laszlo Nemes's Son of Saul on Blu-ray and DVD in July
The BFI announces its July – September Blu-ray and DVD releases
John Schlesinger's A Kind of Loving on Blu-ray and DVD in August
The Criterion Collection UK Blu-ray titles for August confirmed
Nikkatsu Diamond Guys, Volume 2 on Blu-ray & DVD in June
May
Too Late for Tears & Woman on the Run on dual format in June
Richard III starring Ian McKellen on dual format in June
Cult sf series Terrahawks: Volume 1 on Blu-ray and DVD in July
A Month in the Country on dual format in June from the BFI
Swedish crime drama series The Fjällbacka Murders on DVD in June
Luchino Visconti’s Conversation Piece on dual format in August
Pablo Larraín's The Club on Blu-ray and DVD in May
4-versions of one film in the Bloodbath Blu-ray set from Arrow in May
Buster Keaton - The Complete Short Films 1917-1923 on Blu-ray in July
Queen of Earth in UK cinemas and on VOD & dual format in July
1934 British mystery thriller The Warren Case on DVD in May
Arrow announces its August Arrow Academy titles
Nico Mastorakis’s Hired to Kill on Blu-ray & DVD in May
Netflix series Narcos coming to Blu-ray and DVD from Arrow in August
Arrow Video announce its August Blu-ray and DVD titles
Hirokazu Kore-eda's Our Little Sister on Blu-ray and DVD in June
1971 Sydney Hayers thriller Revenge on Blu-ray & DVD in May
Killer Dames: Two Gothic Chillers by Emilio P. Miraglia on dual format in May
British Comedies of the 1930s: Volume 11 on DVD in May
Documentary feature The Propaganda Game on DVD in May
April
80s fantasy favourite Cocoon 30th Anniversary Blu-ray in July
1930 Brit crime thriller Children of Chance on DVD in May
Alan Clarke's The Firm – Collector's Edition on Blu-ray & DVD in May
The Luck of a Sailor & Street of Shadows on DVD in May
Criterion and Sony announce their June and July UK Blu-ray release slate
David Rudkin and Alan Clarke's Penda's Fen on Blu-ray & DVD in May
Full details of Dissent & Disruption: The Complete Alan Clarke at the BBC
1936 Ireland Troubles drama Ourselves Alone on DVD in April
Daniel Alfredson thriller Go with Me [Blackway] on DVD in June
Russian war epic Battle For Sevastopol on DVD in May
Kurosawa's Ran restored in cinemas & EST in April, Blu-ray & DVD in May
Pink String and Sealing Wax on Blu-ray, DVD and digital in April
The Doomwatch feature film comes to Blu-ray and DVD in June
Peter Watkins’ masterful Edvard Munch comes to Blu-ray in June
Nico Mastorakis’s The Zero Boys on Blu-ray and DVD in April
Hou Hsiao-Hsien's The Assassin on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital in May
3 Criterion Collection titles land a UK Blu-ray release in May
Stanley Kubrick’s Barry Lyndon returns to the big screen in July
Arrow announces its next slate of Blu-ray/DVD releases
Robert Altman's That Cold Day in the Park on dual format in June
Iran set biographical drama Desert Dancer on DVD in May
Toshio Masuda’s Outlaw: Gangster VIP Blu-ray & DVD box set in April
Journey to the Shore to be released thatrically in the UK in May
Thought lost modern gothic horror Symptoms on dual format in April
Paolo Sorrentino's Youth comes to Blu-ray, DVD and Digital in May
Wolfgang Petersen's survival sf Enemy Mine on Blu-ray in June
March
Expresso Bongo grooves onto BFI Flipside dual format in April
Danish supernatural thriller series Heartless on DVD in April
Tobias Lindholm's acclaimed A War on Blu-ray, DVD & VOD in May
Beat Girl comes to BFI Flipside dual format in April
Eureka make their biggest ever film and disc release announcement
Indonesian survival horror Ritual on DVD in May
Retro wuxia fantasy The Nine Demons on DVD in April
Janis Joplin documentary Janis: Little Girl Blue on DVD & VOD in May
Eddie Romero’s Black Mama, White Mama on Blu-ray and DVD in April
Ken Ochiai's Uzumasa Limelight on Blu-ray, DVD and VOD in April
Francesco Rossi's Three Brothers on Blu-ray and DVD in April
Cult horror sequel Bride of Re-Animator on Blu-ray and DVD in April
Limited hardback book Cult Cinema: An Arrow Video Companion in March
Lenny Abrahamson's acclaimed Room on Blu-ray, DVD & EST in May
Danger Tomorrow & British Comedies of the 1930s Vol 9 on DVD in April
Death Walks Twice classic giallo double on Blu-ray and DVD in March
The Rainer Werner Fassbinder Collection on dual format in April
Kiyoshi Kurosawa's Journey to the Shore on dual format in May
Post-apocalyptic thriller The Survivalist on Blu-ray, DVD & digital in April
Urban ghost story The Forgotten on DVD in May
David Lean's The Sound Barrier on Blu-ray, DVD and EST in April
British Comedies of the 1930s Vol 8 & No Time for Tears on DVD in March
Award-winning sibling drama Tiger Orange on DVD in March
Filipino horror The Monster Chronicles: Tiktik on DVD in March
Forbidden and The Drum on 'The British Film' DVD in March
Arrow announce their June Blu-ray/DVD Arrow Academy titles
Selected Criterion Blu-ray titles to be released in the UK by Sony
Arrow Video announce its June UK Blu-ray and DVD releases
Josef von Sternberg’s The Last Command on dual format in May
Peter Watkins' Culloden and The War Game on dual format in March
Best Picture Oscar winner Spotlight on Blu-ray, DVD & digital in May
British comedy Black Mountain Poets on DVD in April
Noirish horror thriller Fire City: End of Days on DVD in April
Ken Russell The Great Composers & The Great Passions on dual format in March
Richard Linklater's Waking Life on Blu-ray and DVD in March
February
Google Glass horror JeruZalem on digital in March, Blu-ray & DVD in April
Nordic political thriller series Occupied on Blu-ray and DVD in March
Alexandre Bustillo and Julien Maury's Among the Living on DVD in March
Jean-Luc Godard classic Bande à part on Blu-ray in March
William Peter Blatty's The Ninth Configuration on Blu-ray and DVD in April
3 more titles from Network's 'The British Film' collection in February
Ian Richardson Sherlock Holmes double on Blu-ray and DVD in April
Anthony Asquith's 1928 debut Shooting Stars on dual format in March
Takashi Miike's Audition on Blu-ray and dual format steelbook in February
The Road Within arrives on digital only from Arrow today
The Iron Maiden and Verdict of the Sea on DVD in February
Eureka acquire UK rights to Kiyoshi Kurosawa's Journey to the Shore
Satirical black comedy Lost in Karastan on DVD in February
Spanish exorcism horror Asmodexia on DVD in March
Farewell My Concubine on dual format Blu-ray and DVD in March
Britfilm duo Background and The Cardinal on DVD in February
Australian mystery thriller Backtrack on DVD in March
Jacques Audiard's The Beat That My Heart Skipped on Blu-ray in March
Animal-amok horror The Pack on DVD in March
Three more 'The Brtitish Film' collection titles on DVD in February
The American Horror Project on Blu-ray and DVD in February
Classic science fiction series Doomwatch on DVD in April
Britfilms Bond Street and Ha'penny Breeze on DVD in February
Bernardo Bertolucci’s 1900 (Novecento) on Blu-ray in April
The BFI announces its April–June Blu-ray and DVD line-up
Conspiracy thriller Three Days of the Condor on dual format in April
Todd Haynes' acclaimed Carol on Blu-ray, DVD and digital HD in March
Vertov's Man With a Movie Camera on 4-disc dual format in April
Dissent & Disruption: The Complete Alan Clarke from the BFI
Stalk-and-slash favourite The Mutilator on Blu-ray and DVD in February
January
Britfilm duo Sensation and Suspected Person on DVD in February
Documentary thriller Welcome to Leith on DVD in March
Pam Grier stars in Sheba, Baby on Blu-ray and DVD in February
Documentary feature Three Days in Auschwitz on DVD in May
British Musicals of the 1930s v5 & Aldwych Farces v4 on DVD in February
Abel Gance's Napoleon in cinemas and on Blu-ray & DVD this autumn
Mario Bava's Five Dolls for an August Moon on dual format in February
Re-Animator and Basket Case – The Trilogy back on Blu-ray in March
Ken Russell's Valentino on Blu-ray and DVD in February
Award-winning crime drama Romanzo Criminale: Season 2 on DVD in February
Three vintage British comedy titles on DVD in January
Guillermo del Toro's Crimson Peak on Blu-ray and DVD in February
Nikkatsu Diamond Guys Vol 1 on Blu-ray and DVD in January
Dario Argento's Deep Red on Limited Edition 3-disc Blu-ray in January
Acclaimed anti-war drama Tangerines on Blu-ray & DVD in January
Nicolas Roeg's Eureka on Blu-ray and DVD in March
Luchino Visconti's Rocco and His Brothers on Blu-ray in March
Acclaimed transgender comedy-drama Tangerine on DVD in March
British double The Teckman Mystery and Offbeat on DVD in January
Curse for Curzon: sign the petition to save London's Cuzon Soho Cinema
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict on DVD and VOD in February
Russ Meyer's Beyond the Valley of the Dolls on Blu-ray & DVD in January
Astronomy road trip documentary Star Men on DVD in January
Ken Ochiai's Uzumasa Limelight hits UK cinemas in February
First-person slasher You Are Not Alone on DVD in February
Argento-esque horror Mark of the Witch (aka Another) on DVD in February