Film DVD round-up: Dark Shadows, Wrath of the Titans, Woody Allen: a Documentary, Electrick Children

Johnny Depp back from the dead, a second dose of mythological mayhem and a portrait of a king of neurotic comedy – all this and more in the week’s releases


Dark Shadows (Cert: 12)
3 stars


Every family has its demons; just this one has a 200-year-old vampire

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: The DVD includes a five-minute look at the cast, while the Blu-ray boasts deleted scenes and a picture-in-picture option with further insights into the production

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Wrath of the Titans (Cert: 12)
2 stars

Mortals, gods and monsters do battle in this CGI-heavy sequel

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

Extras: The DVD includes deleted scenes, while the Blu-ray adds an interactive movie mode 

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Woody Allen: a Documentary (Cert: 15)
3 stars

Full-length release for this celebration of the cine-auteur

Formats: 2 disc-DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: Allen delivering a 20-minute tour of Brooklyn, plus interviews with Allen and director Robert B Weide

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Electrick Children (Cert: 15)
4 stars

A Mormon teen is seduced by music and falls pregnant

Format: DVD

Extras: Interview with writer/director Rebecca Thomas

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We Are the Night (Cert: 15)
3 stars

A female thief joins a sexy German vampire clique

Format: DVD

Extras: Making-of featurette, deleted scenes and alternative endings


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