Summer of British Film
ITV DVD and Optimum Home Entertainment are teaming up this summer to celebrate the best of British film with a collection of classic movie titles to be made available at great prices from 23rd July 2007. ITV and Optimum boast the largest, and the best, library of classic British cinema titles. A Matter of Life and Death, Billy Liar, Brief Encounter, Great Expectations, Henry V, The Red Shoes, 9 Songs, The Third Man, The Wicker Man and The Dam Busters are just a selection from the fantastic range of 100 films being made available to co-incide with the BBC2’s Summer of British Film. Throughout the summer months, BBC2 will feature seven documentaries and movie showcases, as well as theatrical screenings of digitally-re-mastered movie classics like Brief Encounter and The Dam Busters at more than 200 screens around the UK.
Various retailers are selling titles in this promotion at rock bottom prices, including Play and HMV.