The story follows Issei Hyodo, a dim-witted, lecherous second-year high school student who is killed by a girl on his first date ever. Issei is reincarnated as a devil, and from that day forward, he serves as an underling of Rias Gremory, a high-level devil who is also the prettiest girl on Issei's campus.
For the sake of his siblings, and to save every ability-wielder on Earth, Yu makes a momentous decision. It is a choice that provides salvation to all of them, but at the same time, it is a choice that makes him pay a huge price in return. Contains episodes 8 to 13 on DVD with both the English dub and the original Japanese track with English subtitles.
Two Films by Lino Brocka (Limited Edition 4-disc DVD + Blu-ray set) Manila in the Claws of Light (1975) + Insiang (1976) Filipino director Lino Brocka was a force of nature in world cinema, his powerful work illuminating the harsh social realities of life in his home country. His films have been largely unavailable on DVD and Blu-ray but now, thanks to Martin Scorsese's World Cinema Project, his two finest works have been rescued from obscurity and restored in 4K. A fascinating portrait of life in Manila's corrupt, teeming urban jungle, Manila in the Claws of Light finds Julio, a 21-year-old rural fisherman, arriving in the Filipino capital to look for his girlfriend. Robbed of his cash, he struggles to survive drifting through the city in search of his beloved. Insiang is the story of a girl who, having been raped by her mother's boyfriend, seeks comfort in the arms of her would-be suitor Bebot. Finding him little better than her attacker, she is forced to return home where she sets about exacting her revenge. Special features: New 4K restorations of both films Manila... A Filipino Film (Mike de Leon, 1975, 33 mins): fascinating making-of documentary featuring interviews and behind-the-scenes footage Manila stills and collections gallery Visions Cinema: Film in the Philippines (Ron Orders, 1983, 40 mins): Tony Rayns interviews Lino Brocka and other prominent Filipino directors. Signed: Lino Brocka (Christian Blackwood, 1987, 84 mins): award-winning, feature-length documentary exploring the director's life and work The Guardian Lecture: Lino Brocka in conversation with Tony Rayns (1982, 62 mins, audio only) Illustrated booklet featuring a new essay by Cathy Landicho Clark, an archive interview with Lino Brocka and full film credits.
**Complete Season 2 Collection DVD/Blu-ray Combo Pack** Includes 4 x DVD and 3 x Blu-ray discs. High-energy battles and intense action explode in this continuation of A Certain Scientific Railgun! Something sinister is going on in Academy City. The shadows are filled with whispers of an organization cloning super-powered students known as espers. High-ranking master of electricity, Mikoto Misaka, laughs off these stories until she comes face to face with a copy of herself. After learning that these clones - her sisters - are being systematically murdered in a series of experiments designed to turn a sadistic killer into the strongest esper in history, Misaka vows to save her copies and destroy the organization responsible for the project. As Misaka prepares to face off against the organization's power-hungry esper, she discovers that she wasn't the only victim of the scientific forces conspiring within the city - and that's something Misaka and the girls of Judgement simply won't stand for. It's time to get even, in A Certain Scientific Railgun S! Contains episodes 1-24. Special Features: Episode Commentaries, Textless Openings, Textless Closings, U.S. Trailer, Trailers Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, English Subtitles
Famously, Rashomon - which won both the Golden Lion in Venice and the Oscar for Foreign-Language Film - introduced Western audiences to Japanese cinema in general and to the thrilling artistry of Akira Kurosawa in particular.
It's the moment of truth in the studio of India's smash hit TV show 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?' as a young orphan from the slums of Mumbai finds himself on the verge of winning 20 million rupees!
Shoya Ishida starts bullying the new girl in class, Shoko Nishimiya, because she is deaf. But as the teasing continues, the rest of the class starts to turn on Shoya for his lack of compassion. When they leave elementary school, Shoko and Shoya do not speak to each other again... Until an older, wiser Shoya, tormented by his past behaviour, decides he must see Shoko once more. He wants to atone for his sins, but is it already too late...? Contains the film on DVD with both the English dub and the original Japanese track with English subtitles.
From the creators of Animatrix comes this visually-stunning new anime film based on a popular Japanese manga written by Taiyo Matsumoto. In Treasure Town where the moon smiles and young boys can fly life can be both gentle and brutal. This is never truer than for our heroes Black and White two street urchins who watch over the city doing battle with an array of old-world Yakuza and alien assassins vying to rule the decaying metropolis. Tekkonkinkreet is a dynamic tale of brotherh
A landmark of Italian neorealism and often cited as one of the greatest films ever made Roberto Rossellini’s portrait of life under the Nazi occupation remains remarkable for its sheer immediacy tension and power. Rome Open City tells the story of an Italian partisan Francesco (Marcello Pagliero) his fiance Pina (Anna Magnani) one of the heads of the Italian resistance Manfredi and a Catholic priest Don Pietro (Aldo Fabrizi). The groundbreaking film is the first part of Rossellini’s celebrated War trilogy (followed by Paisà and Germany Year Zero). Features: Remastered presentation
Saitama only became a hero for fun, but after three years of special training, he finds that he can beat even the mightiest opponents with a single punch. Though he faces new enemies every day, it turns out being devastatingly powerful is actually kind of a bore. Can a hero be too strong? Special Features: Exclusive Rigid Box containing 84-page booklet Includes 6 Uncut OVA Episodes Special Interviews with the Director, Character Designer and US and Japanese Voice Cast Interview with JAM Project - The band responsible for the Opening Theme Song, The Hero
Following the events of K Missing Kings, the Green Clan JUNGLE has been spreading its influence, causing friction with the Red Clan HOMRA and the Blue Clan SCEPTRE 4. The war escalates when the Green King, Nagare Hisui, sends his men to attack Kuro and Neko, forcing the return of the Silver King, Yashiro Isana. Reunited with his friends, Shiro reveals his plans for dealing with the Green Clan an alliance of the Red, Blue and Silver Clans! But the Green King carries his own wild cards! Will the combined power of three kings be enough to stop Nagare Hisui from fulfilling his dark ambitions? Contains the series on Blu-Ray with both the English dub and the original Japanese track with English subtitles. Episodes: Episodes 1-13
Today a cult film The American Friend is based on the novel Ripley's Game by Patricia Highsmith and won the German Critics Prize in 1977. Frame maker Jonathan (Bruno Ganz) believes he is dying from a blood disease and his American friend displaced cowboy Ripley (Dennis Hopper) decides to use his illness to his advantage. Ripley introduces him to a gangster who proposes to the dying man that he should become a professional mob assassin assuring a large legacy for his wife and children. Since he is facing death anyway what has he to lose? Ripley had originally intended to allow Jonathan to do the dirty work that he didn't feel like doing but has second thoughts when he becomes friends with the doomed man.
Kokone should be diligently studying for her university entrance exams, but she just can't seem to stay awake. Aside from stealing precious study time, her napping is even more distracting, as it brings on strange dreams with warring machines that hint at family secrets that have been dormant for years. She can't ask her father, a hipster mechanic more talented and artful than his job requires, as he's always busy modifying motorcycles and cars in flights of fancy. What are these visions that lead Kokone at once closer to and farther away from her family? Contains the film on Blu-Ray with both the English dub and the original Japanese track with English subtitles
IN A WORLD FILLED WITH MAGIC, ONE BOY WILL PROVE THAT REAL POWER LIES IN NEVER GIVING UP! Abandoned as a baby, Asta grew up in the poor, backwater village of Hage with one dream: to become the Wizard King. The only problem? He doesn't have any magic! While his rival, Yuno, excels at magic, Asta is completely powerless but not hopeless. Training his body (and drinking weird concoctions!), Asta prepares for the moment his abilities might awaken. But on the day he's supposed to receive his magical grimoire, the unexpected happens! To reach his goal, Asta will find his own path to greatness with or without magic. Features: Includes Episodes 110 Episodes 4 & 7 Commentaries Black Clover: Inside Studio J Inside the Episode: Black Clover Highlights Episodes 19 Clover Clips Special Edition
Pepijn and George's steady, the seven-year relationship is shaken up after they allow a hot young student named Cas to sleep on their couch whilst he finds a place of his own. Gradually, both men fall head over heels for Cas' laconic charm, forcing them to reconsider their many long-term plans. Is Cas' presence endangering their relationship or is he actually a blessing in disguise? Features: DVD package also includes two fabulous bonus shorts that further examine the different effects the addition of a third party has on a modern gay relationship (TRI-CURIOUS and BED BUDDIES)
Landmark French movie that turns the tragi-comic story of small time criminal Michel Poiccard/Laszlo Kovacs (Belmondo) obsessed with both Bogart and an aspiring American journo (Seberg) into a major masterpiece of fickle hedonism. Cigarettes hats sunglasses and determined unconformity make Belmondo a true cinematic icon playing against the stunning Seberg to a sharp jazz score in the coolest of cities. Crafted with elusive spontaneity Godard's nervy style still looks as good as ever.
After spending years in California, Amir returns to his homeland in Afghanistan to help his old friend Hassan, whose son is in trouble.
On a Friday night after hanging out with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a nightclub, alone and on the pull...
Prepare to enter the realm of fantasy and imagination -- where reality and dreams collide in a kaleidoscopic mindscape of sheer visual genius. The magical tale centers on a revolutionary machine that allows scientists to enter and record a subject's dream. After being stolen, a fearless detective and brilliant therapist join forces to recover the device -- before it falls into the hands of a 'dream terrorist' in this gripping anime thriller from acclaimed director Satoshi Kon.
Saitama only became a hero for fun, but after three years of special training, he finds that he can beat even the mightiest opponents with a single punch. Though he faces new enemies every day, it turns out being devastatingly powerful is actually kind of a bore. Can a hero be too strong? Special Features: Includes 6 Uncut OVA Episodes Special Interviews with the Director, Character Designer and US and Japanese Voice Cast Interview with JAM Project - The band responsible for the Opening Theme Song, 'The Hero'