New DVD Releases – 15th February 2010

Up (Pixar – 2009)
Starring: Christopher Plummer, John Ratzenberger & Edward Asner
78 year old Carl Fredricksen has always dreamed of seeing the rainforests of South America. To achieve this, Carl comes up with the spectacular scheme of tying thousands of balloons to his house and floating around the world. However, upon take-off he realises he has a stowaway; Russell, an 8 year old who has the same intrepid instinct as Carl.

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Pandorum (2009)
Starring: Dennis Quaid, Ben Foster & Cam Gigandet
What if you awoke with no memory? What if the world you knew was gone? What if you discovered, that you were not alone…

Pandorum is a terrifying thriller in which two crew members wake up on an abandoned spacecraft with no idea who they are, how long they’ve been asleep, or what their mission is. The two soon discover they’re actually not alone – and the reality of their situation is more horrifying than they could have imagined.

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Flawless (2008)
Starring: Michael Caine, Demi Moore & Nathaniel Parker
Flawless is a thrilling crime drama, set in London in 1960. Michael Caine stars as a retired janitor who convinces a glass-ceiling constrained American executive (Demi Moore) to help him steal a handful of diamonds from their employer, the London Diamond Corporation.

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Ong Bak: The Beginning (2008)
Starring: Tony Jaa, Sorapong Chatree & Sarunyu Wongkrachang
Ong Bak: The Beginning is the epic tale of one boy¿s journey into manhood and the demons he must face in order to accept the loss of his beloved family and exact revenge on those responsible. Set in feudal Thailand 600 hundred years ago, we follow Tien as he evolves into one of the most dangerous warriors in the land.

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Adam (2009)
Starring: Hugh Dancy, Rose Byrne & Peter Gallagher
Romance can be risky, perplexing and filled with the perils of miscommunication – and that’s if you aren’t ADAM, for whom life itself is this way. In this heartfelt romantic comedy, Hugh Dancy (The Jane Austen Book Club, Confessions Of A Shopaholic) stars as Adam, a handsome but intriguing young man who has all his life led a sheltered existence – until he meets his new neighbor, Beth (Rose Byrne, Damages, 28 Week Later, Knowing), a beautiful, cosmopolitan young woman who pulls him into the outside world, with funny, touching and entirely unexpected results. Their implausible and enigmatic relationship reveals just how far two people from different realities can stretch in search of an extraordinary connection.

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Freakshow (2007)
Starring: Rebekah Kochan, Dane Rosselli & Christopher Adamson
When a gang of thieves hiding out in a sideshow circus decides to steal from the wealthy owner, there are horrific consequences.

A modern retelling of Tod Browning’s 1932 classic ‘Freaks’, about a group of criminals on the run. Forced by necessity to lay low for a while, they find jobs as security guards at a traveling circus – but, during their time there, they cannot resist the temptation to scam the circus. The group’s plan involves one of their crew, the wily Lucy (Rebekah Kochan), seducing the circus owner then arranging an ‘accident’ in order to secure the entire circus… fortune. Unbeknownst to the gang, the circus folk discover the plan and seek vengeance in their own way.

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About The Author

Editor, Design Manager

Pete graduated from University in 2003 with a degree in Digital Art. With a real interest in all the creative arts, he then went on to set up his own digital design agency, Elastic Eye - specialising in all forms of graphic design, web design, photography and MoreEyes VJ collective - specialising in VJ'ing, projection mapping and audio-visual performance.

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