films coming soon
2017 is already shaping up to be a cracking year for new movies. We’ve picked out some of our 2017 highlights that we loved on the big screen, all coming to our stores soon to own on DVD / Blu-ray this summer.
Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, raised on a sheltered island paradise and trained to be an unconquerable warrior.
When an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers…and her true destiny.
In-store: 9th October
From acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola, The Beguiled unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured Union soldier, who then cons his way into each of the lonely women’s hearts, causing them to turn on each other, and eventually, on him.
Starring Nicole Kidman, Colin Farrell, Kirsten Dunst and Elle Fanning, the film premiered at Cannes Film Festival earlier this year and earned Sofia Coppola the award for Best Director.
In-store: 20th November
It Comes At Night
Joel Edgerton and Carmen Ejogo star in this psychological horror written and directed by Trey Edward Shults.
Holed up in an isolated cabin in the mountains, Paul (Edgerton), Sarah (Ejogo) and their teenage son Travis (Kelvin Harrison Jr.) attempt to survive as best they can as a mysterious threat devastates the world around them. Unable to venture far from their hideout or go out after dark, the family’s fragile existence is further complicated by the arrival of Will (Christopher Abbott) and his young family who are desperately looking for refuge.
Despite the best intentions of both families, paranoia soon takes over as the terrors of the world outside close in around them.
In-store: 30th October
A talented, young getaway driver (Ansel Elgort) relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game.
When he meets the girl of his dreams (Lily James), Baby sees a chance to ditch his criminal life and make a clean getaway. But after being coerced into working for a crime boss (Kevin Spacey), he must face the music when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom.
In-store: 13th November
The Big Sick
Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, The Big Sick tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Kazan) after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of Kumail by his traditional Muslim parents.
When Emily is beset with a mystery illness, it forces Kumail to navigate the medical crisis with her parents, Beth and Terry (Holly Hunter and Ray Romano) who he’s never met, while dealing with the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart.
In-store: 20th November