2 Entertain in February
In February there is a variety of BBC and ITV productions coming to UK DVD from 2 Entertain, along with one Blu-ray Disc release. Details follow...
2nd February 2009
Consuming Passion – 100 Years of Mills & Boon - £9.78 RRP – Written by Emma Frost (Shameless), this one-off drama delves into the world of romance following the rise of celebrated publishing house Mills & Boon. A single extra – How to Write a Mills & Boon – discover what happens when the literary novelist, Stella Duffy, attempts to write popular romantic fiction for publishers Mills & Boon only to find it much more difficult than first anticipated.
No Heroics Series 1 - £19.56 RRP – Follow the day-to-day trials of four friends who just happen to be off-duty superheroes in this ITV comedy. Extras including a making of, bloopers reel, geek tour, power hour interviews, extended scenes, geek art and photo gallery.
9th February 2009
Bad Girls: The Musical - £19.99 RRP – This musical based on the characters from the television drama was filmed at the Garrick theatre in London. Presented in anamorphic widescreen with DD2.0 and DD5.1 audio and optional English subtitles.
Merlin Volume 2 - Details here.
The Secret Life of Elephants - £9.78 RRP – Three-part series featuring the personal stories of wild elephants in Northern Kenya.
Strictly Come Dancing: The Best of 2008 - £19.56 RRP – 2 discs of highlights plus a ‘Behind the Scenes at the Final’ extra. All content is in anamorphic widescreen with stereo sound and optional English subtitles.
16th February 2009
Whitechapel - £15.99 RRP – Rupert Penry-Jones stars in this ITV thriller that sees a modern-day police force face an age old adversary. The 3 episodes are accompanied by a making-of.
23rd February 2009
Cranford - Blu-ray Disc - £29.35 RRP – Judi Dench stars in the five-part series created by Sue Birtwistle and Susie Conklin for BBC One and written by Heidi Thomas. The only extra is a 30-minute making of documentary.
Doctor Who: The Rescue, The Romans - Details here.
Enchanted April - £15.65 RRP – Adapted from Elizabeth von Arnim’s 1922 novel, this award-winning period film is directed by Mike Newell. Extras are TBC.
The Last Word Monologues - £19.99 RRP – Three contemplative comedy dramas written, produced and directed by Hugo Blick.
Oceans - £29.99 RRP – In this BBC series explorer Paul Rose leads a team of ocean experts on a series of global science expeditions.