The Aaron Spelling -produced television series CHARMED follows the adventures of three modern-day witches juggling their supernatural abilities with the demands of everyday life. The Halliwell sisters, Pheobe (Alyssa Milano) , Piper (Holly Marie Combs) and Prudence (Shannon Doherty)- later replaced by Rose McGowan as half sister Paige- use their magical powers to protect innocent people from demons while struggleing to rise above the childish bickering of sisterhood to work together as a team. This definitive collection contains every episode from the shows 8 series. Contains 48 discs. Cert 15.
Series 1 - 5, The Last Shout, The Gay Special, The White Box Christmas Special. Centred around the hip London fashion scene, Absolutely Fabulous follows Edina (Saunders) and Patsy (Joanna Lumley), two women who refuse to grow up and are constantly on a mission to lose weight, gorging themselves with cocaine and/or champagne, endlessly throwing parties (or throwing up at parties), and sporting outrageous outfits which were the height of fashion at the time - honestly sweetie! The superb comic performances offered star status to Julia Sawalha as Edina's straight-laced daughter and Jane Horrocks as the sublimely dippy Bubble, and re-invented the careers of Joanna Lumley and June Whitfield. Saunders meanwhile secured her status as one of the top female comedians Britain has ever produced. Although its consciously chic clothing looks a little dated now, its mad characterisations endure and the jokes remain as hilariously slick and apt as ever. Special features: Over four hours of special features, How To Be Absolutely Fabulous - A behind the scenes look at Ab Fab, Absolutely Fabulous: A Life - Edina looks back on her life, Modern Mother and Daughter - The sketch that started it all, Behind the scenes interviews with Joanna Lumley, Jennifer Saunders, Jon Plowman and June, Whitfield, Pilot Episode - Mirror Ball, Rare Outtakes, Photo Galleries, Audio Commentary by Jennifer Saunders and Jon Plowman. Contains 10 discs. Cert 15.
North And South -The Complete Collection DVD
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Adapted from the best seller by John Jakes', North and South covers the two decades prior to the Civil War, beginning in 1842. Real-life historical events are filtered through the eyes of two rival clans: the Mains, a South Carolina plantation-owning family, and the Hazards, a family of Pennsylvania industrialists. The starring role goes to Kirstie Alley as Virgilia Hazard; most of the footage is devoted to the fluctuating friendship between Orry Main (Patrick Swayze) and George Hazard (James Read). The A-List guest features includes Gene Kelly, Elizabeth Taylor, Leslie-Anne Down, David Carradine, Robert Mitchum, Jean Simmons, Hal Holbrook (as Abe Lincoln) and Johnny Cash (as abolitionist John Brown). The recipient of seven Emmy nominations, this DVD contains the complete North and South collection. Contains 8 discs. Cert 15.
A collection of five films starring Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks:
Castaway, Saving Private Ryan, Catch Me If You Can, Forrest Gump, And The Terminal.
Contains 5 discs. Cert 15.
With epic action sequences, stunning CGI and terrifying new monsters comes the fourth series of Merlin featuring the familiar blend of magic and mayhem this time with revealing secrets and old friends choosing new battles it becomes clear that the conflict for Camelot is just the beginning. Contains 5 discs. Cert 12.
In the fourth Season, Melinda meets Eli James after a fire at Rockland University and says goodbye to her close friend Rick Payne, who leaves Grandview for a research trip for the University. After experiencing her own personal tragedy, Melinda discovers her life will never be the same again. Ghost Whisperer plunges into new territory by literally rocking the foundations of the series with a new mythology - love transcends death. 4 discs. Cert: 15.
Based on the series of graphic novels from Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead stars Andrew Lincoln as Rick, a lawman who wakes up from a coma to discover that a cataclysmic event has transformed much though not all of humanity into zombies. He goes searching for his wife and child, using his intelligence and training to stay alive. Eventually he reunites with his loved ones, who have gone on the run with a motley crew of survivors that include Rick's former partner on the force (Jon Bernthal), who has fallen in love with Rick's wife. Written and executive produced by Frank Darabont. This collection features every episode from the first series. Contains 2 discs. Cert 15.
Contains the films: The Patriot, A Knight's Tale, and Ned Kelly, all of which star Heath Ledger.
The Patriot, a reformed American soldier is forced to abandon his happy rural life with his family when they are personally threatened by the British during the American Revolution. He and a group of others contribute in a major way towards the cause.
A Knight's Tale is the story of William Thatcher, a peasant squire, who has a real talent for jousting. Loosely inspired by Geoffrey Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales and set in the 14th Century, during this time only Knights of noble birth are eligible to joust and so William enlists the help of his three friends Wat, Roland and Geoffrey to adopt a false identity and compete in high level competitions.
Ned Kelly is a film about Australia's most notorious outlaw. It is 1871 and Ned, along with his brother Dan and two other men, Steve Hart and Joe Byrne, form a gang, the Kelly Gang, and set out to rob banks using primitive armour as protection. Kelly soon finds himself being seen as a Robin Hood figure by the local population and a price on his head and the police chasing him. However, whilst hiding out in a pub, the gang are betrayed by a local teacher and the scene is set for a dramatic showdown with dozens of armed police who are taking no chances.
Contains 3 discs. Cert 15.
Step Up star Channing Tatum gives up dance shoes but not his fast-moving feet for this action-filled film. Shawn MacArthur (Tatum) finds New York City is an unfriendly place when he moves to the metropolis from a small town, but conman Harvey Boarden (Iron Man's Terrence Howard) sees Shawn's potential to be a great street fighter. Shawn battles big names and brutal brawlers on his way to the top, but he soon realizes the world of New York street fighting may be impossible to escape. Contains 1 disc. Cert 15.