300: Rise of an Empire, Jimmy’s Hall, The Wind Rises – 29 September’s new DVDs reviewed

In this week’s releases: Eva Green rules the waves, Ken Loach returns to the Emerald Isle and Hayao Miyazaki bids us sayonara

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300: Rise of an Empire (15)
4 stars

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Another Greek tragedy in the offing

Format: DVD, Blu-ray and 3D Blu-ray

Read our review for 300: Rise on an Empire


Jimmy’s Hall (12)
4 stars

A Irish communist clashes with the Church

Format: DVD

Read our review for Jimmy’s Hall


The Wind Rises (15)
3 stars

Animé magic from a departing master

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for The Wind Rises


Fading Gigolo (15)
3 stars

Woody Allen pimps out John Turturro

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for Fading Gigolo


Lilting (15)
3 stars

Ben Whishaw makes a Chinese connection

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for Lilting


Postman Pat: the Movie (U)
3 stars

Greendale’s favourite son in spanking CGI

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Read our review for Postman Pat: the Movie



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