Film DVD round-up: Contraband, We Bought a Zoo, The Source and more

The biggest and best releases of the week reviewed and rated by our team


Contraband (Cert: 15)
4 stars


Mark Wahlberg stars as an ex-smuggler forced to carry out one last job

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: The DVD includes a feature commentary from the director and producer of the film, plus a featurette looking at the stunts. The Blu-ray adds deleted scenes and a making-of documentary, plus a picture-in-picture option

Read our review for Contraband

We Bought a Zoo (Cert: PG)
3 stars

Widow Matt Damon goes animal crackers after moving to a wildlife park

Formats: DVD and Triple Play (Blu-ray, DVD and digital copy)

Extras: The DVD contains a look at the animals on the film, while the Blu-ray boasts an audio commentary featuring director Cameron Crowe, deleted/extended scenes, a gag reel, plus more behind the scenes peeks at the production

Read our review for We Bought a Zoo

The Source (Cert: 15)
2 stars

Arabic comedy drama in which the women of a village threaten to withhold their sexual favours

Formats: DVD

Extras: None

Read our review for The Source

Act of Valor (Cert: 15)
2 stars

Gung-ho action adventure about a team of Navy SEALs tackling a terrorist threat

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: Commentary from directors Mike McCoy and Scott Waugh, deleted scenes, production featurettes and interviews with real-life SEALs

Read our review for Act of Valor

Also out this week:

The Players – Portmanteau comedy from France starring The Artist’s Jean Dujardin, on DVD

Being Elmo: a Puppeteer’s Journey – DVD release for this documentary about Sesame Street performer Kevin Clash

Blood Car – A man invents an engine that can run in human blood in this comedy horror, on DVD


The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie – DVD and Blu-ray re-release for Luis Bunuel’s teasing comedy drama