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24th January 2013 11:08:00
Posted by Dave Foster

Studiocanal in February

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Here's a look at what Studiocanal have coming to UK DVD and Blu-ray in February...

The Lookout - February 4 on DVD only
A Parisian police commissioner sets out to track down a deadly sniper in this French crime thriller directed by Michele Placido.

Beasts of the Southern Wild - February 11 on DVD and Blu-ray
Details here

Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning - February 11 on DVD, Blu-ray and a HMV Exclusive Limited Edition 2D & 3D Blu-ray Steelbook
Sci-fi action sequel starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins and Dolph Lundgren. Luc Deveraux (Van Damme) and Andrew Scott (Lundgren) are preparing a rogue company of genetically enhanced UniSols for a final, all-out battle to free themselves from government control. Meanwhile, John (Adkins) awakens from a coma to discover that his wife and daughter have been brutally murdered. Haunted by the attack, John sets out to track down and kill the man responsible, Deveraux, all the while pursued by a merciless UniSol named Magnus (Andrei Arlovski).

Extras include Cast and Crew interviews and the trailer.

The Last Days of Dolwyn - February 18 on DVD only
The first of two classic Welsh titles released on DVD for the first time in the UK this week. Written and directed by Emlyn Williams (The Man Who Knew Too Much), this compelling and tragic British melodrama is known for being one of Richard Burton’s earliest roles on film.

Valley of Song - February 18 on DVD only
The second of the Welsh titles released on DVD this week is sees Cliff Gordon’s celebrated play Choir Practice brought vividly to life in fifties British comedy classic Valley Of Song. Directed by Gilbert Gunn (Operation Bullshine, Girls At Sea), it stars some of British cinema’s most beloved stars including Mervyn Johns (Scrooge), Clifford Evans (Curse of The Werewolf), and Maureen Swanson (A Town like Alice).

Rust and Bone - February 25 on DVD and Blu-ray (plus HMV exclusive DVD and Blu-rays)
From Jacques Audiard (A Prophet) comes this powerful drama about two people from very different worlds, seeking redemption in each other. The film stars Marion Cotillard and Matthias Schoenaerts.

DVD & Blu-ray Extras:
  • Audio Commentary with Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain and Arnaud Calistri
  • Making of Rust and Bone
  • The Special Effects of Rust and Bone
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Trailer

A HMV Exclusive adds the following extras:
  • Exclusive UK Interviews with Marion Cotillard, Matthias Schoenaerts, Jacques Audiard and Thomas Bidegain
  • Exclusive BAFTA Q&A with Marion Cotillard, Matthias Schoenaerts and Jacques Audiard


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About Dave Foster
Dave has been loitering the virtual halls of TDF for a decade now and the majority of that time has been spent as Editor of the Home Cinema section (formerly DVDTimes). He doesn't contribute reviews anywhere near as much as he once did (or indeed would like to) but when he does it will invariably be something in the anime or Asian film area.


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