Film DVD round-up: Puss in Boots, 50/50, The Thing, Wuthering Heights, Happy Feet Two, The Awakening

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Film DVD round-up: Puss in Boots, 50/50, The Thing, Wuthering Heights, Happy Feet Two, The Awakening
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Jamie Healy

Puss in Boots (Cert: U)
4 stars

This feature outing for Shrek’s feisty feline sidekick is the cat’s pyjamas

Formats: DVD, Triple Play (DVD, Blu-ray and digital download) and 3D Blu-ray (3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD and digital download)

Read our review for Puss in Boots









50/50 (Cert: 15)
4 stars

Terminal illness is usually no laughing matter, but here’s a movie that proves an exception to the rule 

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for 50/50







The Thing (Cert: 15)
4 stars

There are sub-zero scares aplenty in this sci-fi prequel that leaves off where John Carpenter’s film picks up

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for The Thing












Wuthering Heights (Cert: 15)
3 stars

Andrea Arnold’s stylish and provocative take on the Brontë classic

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for Wuthering Heights









Happy Feet Two (Cert: U)
3 stars

Mumble the penguin gets to show off his latest moves in this pleasing animated sequel

Formats: DVD, Triple Play (DVD, Blu-ray and digital download) and 3D Blu-ray (3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD and digital download)

Read our review for Happy Feet Two








The Awakening (Cert: 15)
3 stars

Rebecca Hall investigates spooky goings-on at a remote boarding school

Formats: DVD and Double Play (DVD and Blu-ray) 

Read our review for The Awakening











Justice (Cert: 15)
3 stars

The need for revenge drives Nicolas Cage to contemplate murder, but can he go through with it?

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for Justice










Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (Cert: 15)
4 stars

The famous – and infamous – pay their dues to moviedom’s chief schlockmeister 

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for Corman's World








Also out this week:

The Big Year - Twitcher comedy with Owen Wilson, Jack Black and Steve Martin, out on DVD and Blu-ray

The Yellow Sea – Violent and twisting Korean thriller, on DVD and Blu-ray

Reissues of Pier Paolo Pasolini’s The Gospel According to St Matthew and Accattone arrive on Dual Format DVD/Blu-ray

Monty Python and the Holy Grail – Enjoy the knights who say "Ni", and other such silliness, on Blu-ray

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