Film DVD round-up: The Dark Knight Rises, New Year’s Eve, The Bourne Legacy…

A handful of sequels from the worlds of superheroes, action heroes and flash-mobs, plus something more seasonal if you’re planning to see out the year with a night in


The Dark Knight Rises (Cert: 12)
4 stars


The Caped Crusader returns in another suitably moody venture

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: Blu-ray features a documentary on the Batmobile, a comprehensive behind-the-scenes and making-of, plus trailers and art galleries. DVD only has an eight-minute featurette The Journey of Bruce Wayne

Read our review for The Dark Knight Rises


New Year’s Eve (Cert: 12)
2 stars

An all-star cast enact a montage of stories taking place in New York on, you guessed it, New Year’s Eve

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: Commentary by director Garry Marshall and gag reel. Blu-ray also includes deleted scenes (with optional director’s commentary), plus three featurettes

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The Bourne Legacy (Cert: 12)
3 stars

Jeremy Renner picks up where Matt Damon left off in this action sequel

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: Blu-ray includes filmmakers’ feature commentary, three deleted scenes and seven featurettes looking at behind-the-scenes, deconstructing action sequences and examining the legacy of the Bourne film series.

Read our review for The Bourne Legacy


Step Up 4: Miami Heat (Cert: 12)
3 stars

This fourth installment of the dance-romance series turns performance into protest with flash-mobs galore

Formats: DVD, Blu-ray and 3D Blu-ray (includes standard copy)

Extras: Blu-ray features commentary by director and cast, music videos from J-Lo and Timbaland, deleted scenes, and four featurettes/behind-the-scenes.


Read our review for Step-Up 4: Miami Heat