Film DVD round-up: Sightseers, Rise of the Guardians, The Hunt and Great Expectations

In 25 March's releases: killer campers, fantasy figures made real, a defamed Dane and Dickens at his darkest

Sightseers (Cert: 15)
5 stars

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Natural born killers… in a caravan

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: A 35-minute on-location production documentary, 11 minutes of movie out-takes, plus two feature commentaries: one with director Ben Wheatley and the cast; and another with Wheatley and cinematographer Laurie Rose.

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Rise of the Guardians (Cert: PG)
4 stars

Santa and his friends team up to keep the faith

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

Extras: The DVD includes a commentary from the film-makers, a ten-minute featurette about the cast and characters, plus a “dream interpreter” guide and Easter-themed DVD-ROM content. The Blu-ray adds a couple of games, plus more than 30 minutes of extra behind-the-scenes peeks.

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The Hunt (Cert: 15)
4 stars

Mads Mikkelsen’s nursery worker stands accused

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: None

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Great Expectations (Cert: 12)
2 stars

The latest – but not the best – adaptation of Pip’s adventures

Formats: DVD and Blu-ray

Extras: Two quickie featurettes discussing the story and the characters, ten minutes of deleted/extended scenes and a photo gallery

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Read our review for Great Expectations