BBC Home Entertainment is releasing two new Doctor Who Adventures early in 2017 – Doctor Who: The Return of Dr. Mysterio and Doctor Who: Power of the Daleks. Both adventures will be available in Blu-ray and DVD. Doctor Who: The Return of Dr. Mysterio is this year’s Christmas special featuring Peter Capaldi as Doctor Twelve, […]
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Shakespeare lovers will definitely want to add The BBC Shakespeare 400th Anniversary Gift Set to their collections. The collection includes: Bill (Shakespeare’s lost years as a lute player – think Pythonesque farce), Hamlet (the Royal Shakespeare Company TV film starring Patrick Stewart and David Tennant), Shakespeare ReTold (exactly what it says on the tin), and […]
Whether you, or someone you know, loves William Shakespeare, The Doctor, Swedish detective Kurt Wallander or Douglas Adams’ Girk Gently, BBC Home Entertainment has a DVD or Blu-ray set for you. Just in time for the holidays, the company is releasing several gift sets that cover all your bases, including The BBC Shakespeare 400th Anniversary […]
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is a classic re-imagining of the creation myth that has been adapted to film many (possibly too many?) times. Now, from BBC Home Entertainment comes a modern take on the classic tale – starring Helen McCrory (Penny Dreadful) as Dr. Victoria Frankenstein, a leader in using stem cells to create replacement human […]
From the day that Sherlock premiered, there some fans, like me, who wondered how series creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat would handle a more traditional, Victorian adventure featuring the Great Detective. Now we know (kind of) and the verdict is: wonderfully!
Holmes and Watson’s Victorian adventure – Sherlock: The Abominable Bride – will be released on home video (Blu-ray and DVD) on January 12th. The feature length adventure is accompanied by a number of extras – including an interview with writers Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss. For further details, follow the jump.
Despite his best efforts to leave the madness of humanity’s darker side behind, Luther is once again drawn back to deal with a case involving a cannibalistic serial killer in Luther 4. Luther 4 premiered on BBC America and BBC Canada on December 17, 2015. It comes to DVD on Tuesday, January 5th. Follow the […]
One of the two masterstrokes in the creation of Doctor Who is a machine that can take its pilot anytime in the universe (and to some points outside it), thus opening up the possibility of telling any/every kind of story imaginable. The other is the idea that when The Doctor gets too old/damaged, he can […]
BBC America’s Intruders – about a secret society devoted to the pursuit of immortality via body snatching – is coming to DVD and Blu-Ray just in time for Christmas. The ten-episode first season will be in stores on December 23rd – making it the perfect last-minute gift for those who love moody, intelligent sci-fi. Further details […]
There are few TV shows that warrant an almost unanimous love both critically and from its audience. Orphan Black is one of those rare few. Anchored by terrific writing, a superb cast and a one-of-a-kind (or is it seven-of-a-kind) performance from its star, Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black has built up a fanatic following for its […]
One of the best parts of the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary celebrations was the the docudrama An Adventure in Space and Time which chronicled the creation of the series. Now, An Adventure in Space and Time is getting a very special Blu-Ray release in a 3-disc combo-pack (2 DVD/1 Blu-Ray) with the very first Doctor […]