2 Entertain in August
Here is what 2 Entertain have coming to UK DVD in August...
3rd August 2009
Jam and Jerusalem Series 2 - £15.65 RRP – Written by Jennifer Saunders, this comedy series follows the continuing exploits of ex-practice nurse Sal Vine (Sue Johnston) and the memorable - and not a little eccentric - members of the local Guild.
The Morecambe and Wise Show Series 6 - £15.65 RRP - In their second series of 1971 Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise delivered some classic sketches, including Gardener's Wild with Percy Thrower; Ernie Spots the Ball Every Sunday; Eric’s dog Brutus; Eric and Ernie as backing singers (“Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!”) to Tom Jones and John Mills donning a kilt for his part in Escape From Stalag 54. A host of other fantastic calibre guests starred including Cilla Black, Glenda Jackson, Michael Parkinson, Vera Lynn, Shirley Bassey and Andre Previn.
Psychoville - DVD & Blu-ray - £19.56 RRP - From the comic geniuses that brought you The League of Gentleman, Psychoville is a scary, funny, bloody thriller, populated with bizarre characters.
Tutti Frutti - £24.46 RRP - Robbie Coltrane, Emma Thompson, Richard Wilson, Jake D’Arcy and Kate Murphy star in this series that was first broadcast in 1987. There are no extras.
10th August 2009
Doctor Who: Black Guardian Trilogy - Details here.
The Kevin Bishop Show - Containing six episodes featuring over 200 sketches, The Kevin Bishop Show makes light of all that is called "celebrity", taking great pleasure in spoofing the world of TV, film and popular culture at break-neck speed.
EXTRAS: Pilot Episode, Deleted Scenes, Behind the Scenes and Out-takes.
17th August 2009
Hotel Babylon Series 4 - £29.35 RRP - The doors to the seductive and glamorous world of the five star hotel industry are opened once again in this fourth instalment of Hotel Babylon, and there are some new faces set to stir things up.
Taking The Flak - £19.56 RRP - This sharp BBC comedy drama covers the entire progress of a small African war (just enough dead to pique the interest of Western news networks) through the eyes of the journalists who are sending the nightly reports back for the ten o'clock news.
EXTRAS: Deleted Scenes, Out-Takes, Red Button Featurettes and more!
24th August 2009
East of Ipswich - Michael Palin drew on his own boyhood memories to write this award-winning coming-of-age comedy drama.
Three Men in a Boat - This sparkling adaptation of Jerome K Jerome's comic classic stars Tim Curry, Michael Palin and Stephen Moore as a trio of Victorian gents who find themselves getting into all manner of adventures as they take a trip along the Thames.
It Ain't Half Hot Mum Series 7 - £15.65 RRP - Revisit the hilarious adventures of a group of misfits as they attempt to entertain the troops in the hot and steamy jungles of Burma during World War II in this all time favourite.
31st August 2009
Big Cat Special - £15.65 RRP - This Big Cat Special is an exclusive one hour programme specially edited from 2008’s Big Cat Live Week, the BBC Natural History Unit's most ambitious live project exploring the hidden side of Kenya's Masai Mara Reserve.
Exclusive to this DVD is Tamu’s story – the emotional tale of alone lioness, as she fends for the lives of her cubs. Since 1996 the Big Cat team have been following the adventures of the Marsh lions of Kenya's Masaai Mara. In this one-off special, presented by Simon King, the mother to four young cubs and mistress to the leader of the Marsh pride has been cast out of the pride and has to raise her family alone. A story of one mother's struggle for survival and the tenacity of young lions to survive in the face of incredible odds.
Bergerac Series 9 - £24.46 RRP - John Nettles stars as maverick cop Detective Sergeant Jim Bergerac - Jersey's most famous tourist attraction. One of television’s most popular detectives returns to DVD for the last time in Bergerac Series 9.