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XpatDvd.com, home to all the great British and American TV series both classic and new, comedy and drama. From Only Fools and Horses, Yes Prime Minister, Inspector Morse etc to the more recent series such as Downton Abbey, Scott and Bailey, Foyles War, Poirot, Wallander, Doc Martin, Gavin and Stacey and so on. There are also loads of films again that you generally won't find around here ! Enjoy !!
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The Indian Doctor - Series 3 / 2 Discs 600 Baht
Inspired by real events The Indian Doctor is the award winning BBC One drama that is a warm and humorous fish out of water story of a high flying doctor who moves to the UK with ambitions to work in a top London surgery, only to find himself in a small Welsh village. It's now 1966, three years after Prem and Kamini's arrival, and they have become very much a part of the Trefelin community. But their lives and those of everyone in the village are about to change when its highflying 'prodigal sons' Basil and Robert Thomas, return to bring a first real taste of the swinging '60s. A shiny American sports car zooms into the sleepy Valleys village of Trefelin, carrying with it Basil and Robert Thomas, sons of the old local mine owner. The high-achieving brothers are greeted with joy by everyone from Siân the shopkeeper to the miners in the pub. But for others, like the Indian doctor Prem Sharma, his wife Kamini and newlyweds Emlyn and Megan, the brothers' return spells confusion and frustration as their dreams are dashed and they face the prospect of becoming outcasts once again.
The White Queen - Complete / 4 Discs 800 Baht
Based on Philippa Gregory's best selling The Cousins' War series, The White Queen is a stunningly rich tale of love and loss, seduction and deception, betrayal and murder, vibrantly woven through the stories of three different yet equally driven women - Elizabeth Woodville, Margaret Beaufort and Anne Neville. The year is 1464 and England has been at war for nine years battling over who is the rightful King of England. This is a war between two sides of the same family, The House of York and The House of Lancaster in The War of the Roses. The House of York's young and devilishly handsome Edward IV (Max Irons - Red Riding Hood) is crowned King of England with the help of the master manipulator Lord Warwick The Kingmaker (James Frain - True Blood, The Tudors). But when Edward falls in love and secretly marries a beautiful young widow, the commoner Elizabeth Woodville, played by newcomer Rebecca Ferguson, Warwick's plan for control over the English throne comes crashing down around him. Frustrated by the new Queen's influence he will stop at nothing to maintain his grip on the crown. The most beautiful woman in the land, Elizabeth Woodville, marries for the love of her King, with the help of her mother Jacquetta (Academy & Tony award nominee Janet McTeer) a self proclaimed sorceress. Elizabeth's most fierce adversary is the staunchly loyal Lancastrian Margaret Beaufort (Amanda Hale - The Crimson Petal & The White) - a damaged and highly religious woman who would willingly lay down her life to see her young son Henry Tudor take the throne. And then there is Anne Neville (introducing Faye Marsay), Lord Warwick - the Kingmaker's daughter - a pawn in her father's battle for control; who finds her strength and ambition when she takes control of her destiny and marries Edward's younger brother Richard Duke of Gloucester (Aneurin Bernard - Ironclad). The White Queen is based on Philippa Gregory's The White Queen, The Red Queen and The Kingmaker's Daughter set against the backdrop of the turbulent War of the Roses - the real life inspiration for George R R Martin's Game of Thrones. This complete series boxset collection comes with bonus extra features including 'A Conversation with Philippa Gregory' and 'The Making of The White Queen' exclusive to DVD
Mr Sloane / 1 Disc 300 Baht
Its December 1969 in Watford, England, and JEREMY SLOANE (Nick Frost) is at the end of his rope -- literally. His failed attempt to end it all has just joined a growing list of recent setbacks, which include getting sacked from his accounting job, and a separation from his wife JANET (Olivia Colman), who has left to find herself. The one remaining constant in his life are his evenings at the pub with childhood mates ROSS (Peter Serafinowicz), REGGIE (Brendan Patricks) and BEANS (Lawry Lewin). While the gang makes plans for the approaching decade, Sloane simply longs for employment and the return of his wife. Although a parttime job as a supply teacher goes ludicrously wrong, Sloane may luck out romantically, due to a chance encounter at a hardware shop with a free-spirited, young American woman called ROBIN (Ophelia Lovibond), who might just help Sloane get his life back on track as the new decade approaches. By turns hilarious and heartbreaking, Mr. Sloane is an everyman muddling through the human comedy as best he can, learning lessons about love, longing, and loyalty along the way.
CI5: The New Professionals - Complete Series / 4 DIscs 800 Baht
CI5, the British squad formed by George Cowley, has developed into an international force with operatives hired from around the world. With connections to the FBI, CIA and other law-enforcement agencies, CI5 operates outside borders with a group of specialists under a similar brief. Their world is a battlefield against terrorists, deadly hit-men, Neo Nazi's, the mafia and diabolical masterminds intent on taking over the world.
Mammon / 2 Discs 600 Baht
Making history as the first Norwegian series to air on UK TV, Mammon is an uncompromising suspense filled conspiracy thriller in the vein of State of Play and All the Presidents Men. Follows six days in the life of uncompromising journalist, Peter Verås (Jon Øigarden), who works for Norway s most respected newspaper. In a dense, multi-layered plot reminiscent of All The President s Men, Verås uncovers evidence of a financial fraud involving Norway s political and financial elite evidence that points to his own brother. He makes the fatal decision to pursue the story, which leads to his brother s suicide. Verås then turns his attention to the anonymous tip that sparked the mystery, only to discover that the source was his brother himself. Bewildered and grief-stricken, Verås presses on but the closer he gets to the truth, the more dangerous it becomes for him and his family. English subtitles.
Underbelly - Squizzy / 3 Discs 700 Baht
The name Squizzy Taylor will go down in history. Long before Gangitano, Moran, Trimbole and Williams hit the headlines; Squizzy was the most infamous crime tsar Australia had ever seen. Driven by an insatiable appetite for money, power and fame, Squizzy ruled it all and played the game like no other- courting the press, entertaining the masses and baffling the police. And he would do anything to stay on top- betraying or extinguishing anyone who stood in his way. Loved by women, feared by men, Squizzy was a master manipulator... and his legend lives bold and strong in the pantheon of Underbelly anti-heroes. Now watch in awe as Squizzy comes to life in this shocking, glittering and adrenalin-fuelled series that takes the world of Underbelly to a whole new era
The Smoke / 2 Discs 600 Baht
From the makers of Broadchurch and Spooks; high-octane, gripping, adrenaline-fuelled drama at its best. What is it to be a hero in everyday life? What is it to be a man? The White Watch crew set screens alight in this stunning series that defies all expectations. Jamie Bamber stars as Kev, a veteran firefighter searching for justice after the most traumatic call-out of his career causes him to question himself, both as a hero and as a man. Jodie Whittaker plays Trish, Kevs girlfriend, who is striving to hold on to love and hope against the odds, while Rhashan Stone is Kevs best mate Mal, whose loyalty is tested to the extreme. This two-disc set contains all eight episodes of this gripping, non-stop drama along with a thrilling behind the scenes feature and interviews with cast and crew.
Matt Helm Lounge / 4 Discs 800 Baht
Dean Martin stars as the original swinger agent, Matt Helm, in this four-disc set including: THE SILENCERS, MURDERERS ROW, THE WRECKING CREW, and THE AMBUSHERS.
THE SILENCERS: The first of the series of Matt Helm films, the big cheese of Big O, an organization that wants to sabotage the American atomic missile system. It's up to secret agent Helm to save the day.
MURDERER'S ROW: The handsome top agent Matt dies a tragic death in his bathtub - the women mourn about the loss. However it's just faked for his latest top-secret mission: He shall find Dr. Solaris, inventor of the Helium laser beam, powerful enough to destroy a whole continent. It seems Dr. Solaris has been kidnapped by a criminal organization. The trace leads to the Cote D'Azur.
THE AMBUSHERS: A government space saucer is hijacked mid-flight by a powerful laser beam under the control of Jose Ortega, who then proceeds to rape the female pilot, Sheila Sommars. ICE sends agent Matt Helm to Acapulco with Sheila to recover the saucer, under the guise of Matt taking fashion photographs of beautiful models. Matt is temporarily sidetracked, falling prey to the seductive charms of enemy agent Franceca Madeiros.
THE WRECKING CREW: The count has stolen enough gold to cause a financial crisis in the world markets so I.C.E. sends in ace spy Matt Helm to stop him. As Matt works alone, the British send in Freya to aid Matt, but it seems that Freya causes more problems than she solves.
15 Storeys High / 2 Discs 600 Baht
Two very different blokes. One small flat. One huge apartment block. It's bound to go wrong, isn't it? Especially when one is morose, sullen and mean-spirited and the other is a bright-eyed innocent with a lot to learn about life. Far from expressing the depressing and futile existence commonly associated with high-rises, 15 Storeys High reveals the many idiosyncrasies and hilarious antics of the diverse residents. There's the man who uses his pitbull as a dumbell, the table-tennis obsessed brothers, the over-the-hill punks and the country and western poet who also fixes washing machines. And of course there's South London's very own answer to the Odd couple, Vince and Errol: a match truly made in heaven
Elementary Season One / 6 Discs 980 Baht
Season One Review: It would be hard to go wrong with Sherlock Holmes as your base story but the writers have captured even more than the original with this series. The 2 main players Sherlock (played exceptionally well by Jonny Lee Miller) and Watson (played just as well by Lucy Liu)just add depth to an already interesting story each week. This can be called a bromance, but one of the bros just happens to be a woman. He said that from the very beginning and I think it's really an apt description. There's this idea that a man and a woman can't be together on a show especially without needing to be together sexually or in love or whatever, and this is really about the evolution of a friendship and how that happens. Watching that should be as much the story of this show as the mysteries that you see week in and week out about who killed who. I just know that after 3 episodes I am already addicted. The addition of Aidan Quinn as Captain Tobias Gregson of the New York City Police Department was genius. He genuinely likes Holmes and the two have mutual respect for each other so we get to avoid the good cop bad cop plot lines that many shows that have talented citizens playing at detectives, I love The Mentalist but this show takes the genre to a new level of entertainment.
Elementary Season Two / 6 Discs 980 Baht
Season Two Review: This is really an exceptional TV show. You have to accept the premise that here we have Sherlock Holmes in present day New York, accompanied by Dr. (Joan ) Watson , solving mysteries for the NYPD.
The writing is really great and Johnny Lee Miller is outstanding in the role of Sherlock. There's Moriarty and Mrs. Hudson and all of the elements of the Classic story, updated sometimes to an hilarious degree. Very creative, and you won't be sorry you got it.
Occupation / 1 Disc 300 Baht
This powerful, compelling 3 part drama traces the fraught interwoven journeys of three British soldiers who take part in the invasion of Iraq in 2003, return to Manchester, but are then inspired to revisit the chaos of Basra.Danny, Mike and Hibbs, friends in the same army regiment, have their own very different reasons to return: Danny (Stephen Graham) sees rich financial pickings in private security work, in a land awash with billions of dollars of reconstruction money, Mike (James Nesbitt) has fallen in love with Iraqi doctor Aliyah, and Hibbs (Warren Brown) goes back because he believes in the mission to rebuild the country and help the Iraqi people. Life in the new Iraq however is unpredictable, chaotic and dangerous. Over the course of five years, the friendship of the three men comes under fierce pressure, as they pursue their dreams against the backdrop of growing fundamentalism, sectarian violence, and corruption in the world of privatized security.Occupation is a darkly humorous and emotionally involving story, which slowly builds to a gripping and moving finale, as their conflicting ambitions come to define not just their own lives, but the war and the occupation of Basra itself.
The Professionals MK1 / 5 Discs 800 Baht
Long-awaited, long-overdue: The Professionals as you have never seen them before.
Bodie and Doyle need little by way of introduction but if the series had at all escaped you since its debut in 1977, their boss George Cowley, head of CI5 couldn't put it more succinctly than his opening gambit "anarchy, acts of terror, crimes against the public. To combat it I've got special men experts from the army, the police, from every service. These are The Professionals".
Featuring the perfect ensemble cast of Martin Shaw, Gordon Jackson (completely against type here) and the much-missed Lewis Collins, the series ran for 57 action-packed episodes and made an immediate impact on British and then international audiences which has sustained 35 years. But the series has never looked this good. Painstakingly restored from the camera-original negatives the series could have been made yesterday. No matter how many times you have seen The Professionals, this is a new experience, like seeing it for the first time.
Brand new high definition restorations of the first thirteen episodes from the camera-original negatives
Brand new 5.1 tracks from original sound elements
Remastered original as-broadcast mono tracks
Remastered music-only tracks featuring Laurie Johnson's original scores
Photo galleries featuring hundreds of rare and previously unseen images
Reinstated original main and end titles
Without Walls documentary from 1996 featuring interviews with the creative driving force behind the series
PDF material featuring scripts, rare paperwork
Footage archive featuring additional material, raw titles, advert break bumpers and more
English HOH subtitles
The Widower - Mini Series / 1 Disc 300 Baht
Three-part ITV drama about real-life killer Malcolm Webster and the crimes he committed in the 1990s. When his wife Claire (Sheridan Smith) becomes suspicious about unpaid bills and credit card debts, Webster (Reece Shearsmith), at the time working as a nurse, poisons her and deliberately crashes their car, setting it on fire and leaving her inside. Three years later he marries Felicity Drumm (Kate Fleetwood) in New Zealand and soon after begins plotting her murder in order to receive money from forged life insurance policies. His plan fails, however, and with Felicity now aware of Webster's true nature, he leaves the country and moves onto a potential third victim, Simone Banarjee (Archie Panjabi). Will investigating Detective Inspector Charlie Henry (John Hannah) catch Webster before it's too late?
Happy Valley / 2 Discs 600 Baht
A new six-part drama for BBC One, written by Sally Wainwright and starring Sarah Lancashire as police sergeant Catherine Cawood. Catherine Cawood (Sarah Lancashire) is the sergeant on duty when flustered and nervous accountant Kevin Weatherill (Steve Pemberton) comes into her West Yorkshire police station to report a crime.
He's reticent about the details and Kevin loses his nerve. The crime he was trying to report was Kevin's own brain-child, a plot to kidnap his boss's daughter and keep enough of the ransom to put his kids through private school. And now local drug king-pin Ashley Cowgill (Joe Armstrong) has put the plan into action, and Kevin's fantasy has become a grim and dangerous reality.
The botched kidnapping of Ann Gallagher (Charlie Murphy) and its fallout unfolds... Catherine is used to picking up the pieces of everyone else's lives, but the hunt for Ann Gallagher will get right under her skin. Catherine becomes convinced that only by finding Ann alive and bringing her captors to justice can she avenge the death of her daughter.
From there to here / 1 Disc 300 Baht
According to Daniel Cotton (Philip Glenister), there are three battles that shape our lives: nature versus nurture; free will versus destiny; and City versus United. Saturday 15th June 1996, an ordinary day in Manchester. England is preparing to play Scotland in the Euros. Daniel has brought together his adoptive brother Robbo (Steven Mackintosh) and father Samuel (Bernard Hill) in the hope of healing a family rift, when they are caught up in a massive terrorist attack and from this moment Daniels life changes forever. In helping Joanne (Liz White) escape the debris Daniel realises he wants to be someone else, someone more exciting
The trigger for major changes in Daniels life and the reinvention of Manchester City Centre, the bomb does much more than cause devastation. Spanning four years, From There to Here brings to life a family, a city and an era in a way that no one who watches it will ever forget. For contractual reasons music edits have been made from the original transmitted version. Starring Philip Glenister, Bernard Hill, Steven Mackintosh, Saskia Reeves, Liz White, Morven Christie, Daniel Rigby
Games of Thrones 4 / 3 Discs 700 Baht
Game of Thrones is a fantasy drama television series created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss which premiered on HBO on April 17, 2011. The series is based on the A Song of Ice and Fire novels by author George R. R. Martin. The series takes place on the fictional continents of Westeros and Essos and chronicles the power struggles among the noble families as they fight for control of the Iron Throne of the Seven Kingdoms. Season 4, TV Version.
Criminal Minds 8 / 6 Discs 980 Baht
CRIMINAL MINDS revolves around an elite team of FBI profilers who analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again. The Behavioral Analysis Unit's most prominent agent is David Rossi (Joe Mantegna), a founding member of the BAU, who returns to help the team solve new cases, while pursuing some unfinished business of his own. Each member brings his or her own area of expertise to the table as they pinpoint predators' motivations and identify their emotional triggers in the attempt to stop them.
Prey Mini Series / 1 Disc 300 Baht
Police Man, Family Man, Wanted Man.
Prey is ITVs new high-octane three-part thriller, lead by BAFTA nominated actor John Simm. Prey follows the story of a man on the run, who is desperate to clear his name for the sake of his family.
Detective Sergeant Marcus Farrow (John Simm) is a well-liked Manchester copper who is wrongly accused and arrested for an inhumane crime. Narrowly escaping police custody Farrow becomes an outlaw and begins a high-stakes game of cat and mouse across the city with Acting Detective Chief Inspector Susan Reinhardt (Rosie Cavaliero). As a wanted killer, Farrow has few allies, however one thing is certain, for the sake of his family, Farrow is prepared to do things he never thought possible. And he wont rest until he knows the truth.
Joining the cast alongside John Simm are Rosie Cavaliero, Craig Parkinson, Anastasia Hille and Adrian Edmondson
Heartbeat Series 15 / 7 Discs 980 Baht
Set in rural North Yorkshire during the 1960s, Heartbeat's combination of crime and medical storylines, charismatic regular characters and wonderfully nostalgic soundtrack made it staple Sunday-night viewing for two decades, with the series' many prestigious awards including Best Performing Peak-Time Drama and several ITV Programme of the Year awards. Attracting a peak audience of 14 million, Heartbeat has garnered a devoted following and remains prime-time viewing world-wide.
This series sees more challenging situations arising for Aidensfield's police and medical staff, as PC Phil Bellamy faces personal trauma during a hunt for two escaped prisoners, Dr Helen Trent finds herself under suspicion in a suspected case of mercy-killing, and Sgt Miller is involved in a tragedy that leaves his career hanging in the balance. Guest stars include Peter Vaughan, George Cole, Elizabeth Spriggs, Leslie Phillips, Phyllis Logan and Tim Brooke-Taylor.
Special Feature - Heartbeat Christmas Album documentary from 2005
Stella Series 3 / 3 Discs 700 Baht
We return to the fictional town of Pontyberry in the South Wales Valleys and the home of Stella Morris who continues to juggle the ups and downs of her family, ex-husbands, lovers and friends. After her love life rollercoaster ride of series 2, Stella has renounced men and embarked on a new nursing career. With all her children and grandchildren plus a dog now living at home, Stellas house is bursting at the seams. Just as she likes it! But an encounter with a new neighbour rocks Stellas already chaotic boat
in more ways than one.
Extras: Contains exclusive interview, out-takes and behind-the-scenes
Vera Series 4 / 2 Discs 600 Baht
The indomitable DCI Vera Stanhope, assisted by her trusted colleague, DS Joe Ashworth, steps up for another series of challenging cases. She investigates the mysterious death of a pensioner on a busy commuter train (On Harbour Street), unearths a thirty year mystery after a brutal murder on the sands of a seaside resort (Protected), unpicks the tragic last months of a failed novelist gunned down on a remote Northumberland moor (The Deer Hunters), and delves into the tangled life of a businessman found floating in the water under the Gateshead Millennium Bridge (Death of a Family Man).
Inspired by the novels written by renowned crime writer Ann Cleeves, and filmed against a backdrop of outstanding Northumberland landscapes and atmospheric production, each enthralling story is enhanced by the captivating performance of Brenda Blethyn as this shambolic yet brilliant detective.
Rev 3 / 1 Disc 300 Baht
The contemporary comedy about an inner city London vicar returns for a third series that asks big questions of the Reverend Adam Smallbone as he and his wife Alex adjust to life as new parents. How will Adam deal with parenthood on top of his small but demanding Church congregation? The new series brings a host of new characters to meet St Saviours band of lost but loveable misfits as Adam is pushed to the limit by the dilemmas of modern priesthood: is the popular local Imam friend or foe? Should he stick to the Church of Englands ban on gay marriage against his own better judgment? And with his Church in imminent financial peril can he continue to fight the good fight against indifference, the worst aspects of his institution and his own tendency towards temptation?
The Good Wife Season 5 / 6 Discs 980 Baht
Drama starring Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick, a politician's wife who transforms herself into a career woman when a scandal surrounding her husband turns her life upside down.
Endeavour: The Complete Second Series / 2 Discs 600 Baht
Shaun Evans returns to duty at Oxford City Police as Colin Dexter's cerebral Endeavour Morse, with four new gripping murder mysteries set amidst the turning tides of 1960s Britain. His partnership with DI Fred Thursday (Roger Allam) now firmly cemented, the two men must band together to crack this fresh quartet of dazzingly complex cases, shaking the highest pillars of Oxford society as they go. A parade soured by suspected suicide; a girls' school haunted by memories past; a strangler stalking the foggy autumn twilight; and conspiratorial whisperings in the corridors of power. Endeavour must risk all if he is to bring those responsible to justice, and escape with brain and body intact.
George Gently Series 6 / 4 Discs 900 Baht
Its 1969, one year on from the harrowing shootings at Durham Cathedral that nearly claimed both Gentlys and Bacchuss lives. Having pushed himself to full fitness, Gently has returned to duty while Bacchus is still recovering in a police convalescent home. Shocked to receive his sergeants resignation, Gently insists Bacchus works his one months notice.
He then sets about trying to change Bacchuss mind and help him overcome the barriers, both real and imagined. Following a death in custody, Gently resolves to find the mans identity and uncover the mystery of his existence. With a police officer in hospital, Gentlys investigation is surrounded by anger, hatred, violence and fear. In a time when police officers roles and attitudes towards them are rapidly changing, Gently struggles to gain the trust of either the public or the other police officers. Amidst colourful social change, Gently investigates a murder at the Bluebird Holiday Camp, unveiling a seedy undercurrent within the more permissive of society; he is forced to dig deep within himself when entering the cloak and dagger world of military clinical trials, facing strong ethical questions; he also explores how the closure of the collieries can rip apart tight knit communities when a mysterious death in the mine leads to infighting and betrayal.
Guest stars include LEE BOARDMAN, EMMA FIELDING, PIXIE LOTT, OLIVER MILBURN, ROBERT PUGH, LISA RILEY and JEMMA REDGRAVE.
Midsomer Murders / The Killings of Copenhagen
Britains best-loved detective series starring Neil Dudgeon as DCI John Barnaby, who continues to fight crime in the beautiful but deadly villages of Midsomer. Eric Calder, the chairman of Calders Biscuits in Badgers Drift, is killed in a hotel room on a business trip to Copenhagen. Barnaby and Nelson are called in to assist in the investigation and soon find Calder had more than biscuits linking him to the Danish capital. When another body is found they travel to Denmark to join forces with the Copenhagen cops.
This special edition features the 100th episode of Midsomer Murders, an interview with Director Alex Pillai and a special Behind the Scenes bonus feature.
Midsomer Murders / The Flying Club 1 Disc 300 Baht
Britains best-loved detective series starring Neil Dudgeon as DCI John Barnaby, who continues to fight crime in the beautiful but deadly villages of Midsomer. Bernard King is killed in his own plane at Finchmere Airfield. When his dumped body is discovered in the reservoir having been dropped from a great height, Barnaby and Nelson find themselves immersed in the thrilling world of flying and aerobatics. However, Finchmere also plays host to underhand tactics, deception and long standing grudges. A protest group, led by Eddie Rayner, is trying to close the airfield but is this justification for murder? Or has history finally found its revenge? SPECIAL FEATURES: Interview with Gwilym Lee Cast Filmographies Picture Gallery Biography of the Writer Broadcast Dates Subtitles
Silk Series 3 / 2 Discs 600 Baht
Martha is now an experienced QC at the height of her powers and should be enjoying the high-profile cases and media attention that implies. But as her cases become ever more morally complex Martha questions whether her role as a defence barrister is enough. Her close relationships are put to the test when her ambitious colleague and rival Clive Reader finally becomes QC, challenging her to confront her feelings for him. As Head Clerk Billy Lamb struggles to keep the huge secret hes been concealing he makes plans to secure the future of Chambers, with or without him. Effective new Practice Manager Harriet has other ideas and wants chambers to prosecute more and defend less potentially isolating Martha. As she struggles with her conscience her faith in the justice system is tested to breaking point. Where does she really belong?
Mr Selfridge - Series 2 / 3 Discs 700 Baht
Back for a second series, the ITV hit Mr Selfridge brings to life the spectacular rise of the American retail genius, Harry Selfridge, in a lavish and seductive series, set in glamor of bustling London at the emergence of modern retail. Harry, his family, friends, lovers and staff open up a rich cross section of London life. From the fashionable Mayfair society to the bright lights, grease-paint, glamour and backstage intrigue of London's theatres; from business board rooms, private poker games and smoky jazz halls to the back-street cafes of the working men and women. It is the story of turn of the century ambition, eccentricity and commercial enterprise against the remnants of stuffy Victorian and Edwardian values.
Line of Duty Series 2 / 2 Discs 600 Baht
Line of Duty returns for a second series, featuring a new police corruption story told over six one-hour episodes. The series opens explosively with the ambush of a police convoy in which three police officers are killed and a protected witness seriously injured. The sole surviving police officer is Detective Inspector Lindsay Denton (Keeley Hawes). Deputy Chief Constable Mike Dryden (Mark Bonnar) takes personal charge, assigning AC-12 to the case. Detective Sergeant Steve Arnott (Martin Compston), Detective Constable Kate Fleming (Vicky McClure) and Superintendent Ted Hastings (Adrian Dunbar) are joined by newly-appointed Detective Constable Georgia Trotman (Jessica Raine) to investigate a complex case rich in unexpected twists and turns.
Banshee - Seasons 1 and 2
This exciting new Cinemax action drama charts the twists and turns that follow Lucas Hood (Antony Starr), an ex-convict who improbably becomes sheriff of a rural, Amish-area town while searching for a woman he last saw 15 years ago, when he gave himself up to police to let her escape after a jewel heist. Living in Banshee under an assumed name, Carrie Hopewell (Ivana Milicevic) is now married to the local DA, has two children (one of whom may be Lucas'), and is trying desperately to keep a low profile until Lucas arrives to shake up her world and rekindle old passions. Complicating matters is the fact that Banshee is riddled by corruption, with an Amish overlord, Kai Proctor (Ulrich Thomsen), brutally building a local empire of drugs, gambling and graft. With the help of a boxer-turned-barkeeper named Sugar Bates (Frankie Faison), Lucas is able to stay on even footing with Kai and his thugs, and even manages to bring a measure of tough justice to Banshee. But eventually, Lucas' appetite for pulling heists pulls him and Carrie into a dangerous cauldron of duplicity, exacerbated when Mr. Rabbit (Ben Cross), the NY mobster they once ripped off, closes in with vengeance on his mind.
Strike Back, Shadow Warfare / 3 Discs 700 Baht
All ten episodes from the fourth series of the action drama based on the novel by former Special Forces operative Chris Ryan. In this series, when a Section 20 operative is executed in Lebanon by Leo Kamali (Zubin Varla), a member of Al-Zuhari's terrorist organisation, Scott (Sullivan Stapleton) and Stonebridge (Philip Winchester) travel to Columbia to try and take him alive.
Battlefield Series One and Two / 6 Discs Each @ 908 Baht
SIX CLASSIC TWOHOUR EPISODES FROM THE ACCLAIMED TVSERIES DEVOTED TO WW2'S MOST MOMENTOUS BATTLES. SERIES ONE -
1) The Battle of France Blitzkrieg's most astonishing triumph, establishing Hitler as unassailable within continental Europe.
2) The Battle of Britain The two mightiest air fleets in the world clashed in tumultuous mortal combat. At issue was Britains very survival.
3) The Battle of Midway The stakes were no less dramatic when Americans met Japanese in this enthralling carrier-to-carrier battle of Midway. Both sides knew that the victor would rule the Pacific for years to come.
4) The Battle of Stalingrad The annihilation of an entire army amidst the charred and frozen ruins of Stalingrad was catastrophe for Nazi arms. Thereafter, the colossus of the Red Army was never to lose the initiative in the East.
5) The Battle of Normandy D-Day was the biggest amphibious operation in history. But even after the Allied troops had successfully forced a landing in strength, they still had to face a foe whose tenacity and resilience in defence was legendary.
6) The Battle of Berlin The furious, climatic last battle of Hitlers war. Over half a million lives were lost as the Red Army finally crushed the last Nazi citadel.
Series Two THE BATTLES THAT WON THE SECOND WORLD WAR - Six classic two-hour episodes from the acclaimed TV series - 1) The Battle for North Africa The long struggle for North Africa provided US forces with invaluable battle experience, paving the way for the eventual re-conquest of Europe. 2)The Battle of the Atlantic For the British the longest and most critical battle of the entire war. The German intention was to sever Britain's trading links with the world, guaranteeing her capitulation. 3) The Battle for Russia Hitler's plan for the conquest of Russia called for a classic Blitzkrieg offensive, which would be pressed ruthlessly to its conclusion within the course of a single season's campaign.
4) The Battle for Italy When victory in North Africa seemed assured,Allied Planners turned their attention to Italy. The objective was to seize Rome, knock Italy out of the war and push north towards Austria. 5)The Battle of Leyte Gulf To restore American prestige in the Pacific, Roosevelt authorised an invasion of the Philippines, a former US territory and the scene of a humiliating defeat at the hands of Japan in 1942. 6) The Battle of the Rhine During the last months of 1944 the British and Americans pressed steadily through France and Belgium to the western frontiers of the Third Reich.
He Who Dares / 1 Disc 300 Baht
HE WHO DARES is a tense and brutal tale of six SAS soldiers who are called in to infiltrate a building which has been taken over by a gang of ruthless terrorists.
With the terrorists barricaded deep within the building, and holding the Prime Ministers daughter hostage, the elite team of SAS troops are left with only one way in and one way out. With the odds of coming back out of the building alive stacked against them, their only option is to take the fifteen-storey building one floor at a time in the hope of reaching the hostages before its too late.
Starring Tom Benedict Knight (Kick Ass 2), Ben Lloyd Thomas (Skyfall), Simon Phillips (The Fall of the Essex Boys) and martial arts bombshell Zara Phythian, HE WHO DARES is an explosive action-packed thriller that keeps the tension on a knife edge.
Hinterland Season 1 / 2 Discs 600 Baht
From the windswept sand dunes of the coastline to the badlands of the hinterland, Aberystwyth is the setting for this brand new 4 part drama series, as seen on the BBC. Into this world steps DCI Tom Mathias (Richard Harrington). On the run from his London past, a brilliant but troubled man, he isolates himself on the outskirts of town a town filled with secrets as dark and destructive as his own. Partnered with the intelligent and complex Di Mared Rhys they form an engaging relationship as they embark on solving cases that involve the ultimate anti-social crime, murder.
Veronica Guerin / 1 Disc 300 Baht
Golden Globe winner Cate Blanchett (The Lord of the Rings, Elizabeth) stars in Veronica Guerin, the critically acclaimed, powerful and poignant true story about a journalist who risked her life in search of the truth. In the mid-1990s, Dublin was nothing short of a war zone, with a few powerful drug lords battling for control. Their most fearsome opponent was not the police but the courageous Veronica Guerin (Blanchett), who investigated and exposed the pushers, balancing her home and family against her responsibility to her readers and her country. Because of her intense efforts, she became a national folk heroine and changed Ireland forever. From producer Jerry Bruckheimer (Pearl Harbor) and director Joel Schumacher (Bad Company), Veronica Guerin is a suspense-filled and thrilling story that will have you on the edge of your seat.
Scandal Season 3 / 5 Discs 900 Baht
When Olivia is called to protect the president again, she and her firm need to look over all the evidence to try to squash the scandal before it hits mainstream media. This takes her on a journey to find the truth and cover it. Created by Shonda Rhimes (Grey's Anatomy) comes this new and fresh drama that focuses on the Scandals that hit Washington and the people who are employed to fix things before they get bad.
Philomena / 1 Disc 300 Baht
Falling pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena (Judi Dench) was sent to the convent of Roscrea to be looked after as a "fallen woman". When her baby was only a toddler, he was taken away by the nuns for adoption in America. Philomena spent the next fifty years searching for him but with no success. Then she met Martin Sixsmith (Steve Coogan), a world-weary political journalist who happened to be intrigued by her story. Together they set off to America on a journey that would not only reveal the extraordinary story of Philomena's son, but also create an unexpectedly close bond between Philomena and Martin. The film is a compelling narrative of human love and loss that ultimately celebrates life, showing that there is laughter even in the darkest places.
Outsourced / 1 Disc 300 Baht
Todd Anderson (Josh Hamilton) spends his days managing a call centre in Seattle until he gets the bad news from his boss his job has been outsourced to India. Adding insult to injury, Todd must travel to India to train his new replacement. He expects the worst experience of his life, and it certainly begins that way! As he navigates through the chaos of Bombay and an office paralyzed by constant cultural misunderstandings, Todd yearns to return to the comforts of home. But it is through his team of quirky yet likable Indian call centre workers, including his friendly and motivated replacement, Puro (Asif Basra), and the charming, opinionated Asha (Ayesha Dharker), that Todd realizes that he too has a lot to learn - not only about India and America, but about himself. He soon discovers that being outsourced may be the best thing that ever happened to him.
The Indian Doctor - Series 2 / 2 Discs 600 Baht
Inspired by real events, The Indian Doctor is the award-winning BBC One drama that is a warm and humorous fish out of water story of a high flying doctor who moves to the UK with ambitions to work in a top London surgery, only to find himself in a small Welsh village. The second series picks up Prem and Kamini s story nine months later, in the early summer of 1964. With Beatlemania now an international phenomenon and British pop music storming the US charts, the 60s have really started to swing....in London. But in the South Wales valleys, life for most people carries on as usual. Settled in their new home, the doctor and his wife are waiting anxiously for the arrival of his mother-in-law from India who upon arriving is not impressed by their surroundings. The village also becomes home to an evangelist minister, whose campaign against the evils of the permissive society are somewhat overridden by the activities of his beautiful and spoilt daughter. However the doctor s greatest challenge comes when the village finds itself in the grips of a deadly disease, and it s a race against the clock to discover the source of the outbreak and vaccinate the villagers against infection before it s too late.
The Paradise series 2 / 3 Discs 700 Baht
The ladies of The Paradise are back. The popular series, adapted from the much-loved classic French novel by Emile Zola, follows the smart, ambitious and big-hearted Denise Lovett played by Joanna Vanderham, who arrives in the city to find work. The second series sees The Paradise reopen its doors a year after the dramatic events of Series 1. We see old and new faces battling for control of the business alongside the complicated love triangle of Moray, Denise and Catherine.
The Worricker Trilogy (Page Eight / Turks & Caicos / Salting the Battlefield) / 3 Discs 700 Baht
Since September 2001, the public every day reads of encroachments on their liberty which are justified in the name of security. David Hare's trilogy, ripped from the headlines, focuses on the internal divisions and arguments which have been raging inside an increasingly controversial intelligence community.
Johnny Worricker (Bill Nighy) is a long-serving MI5 officer. His boss and best friend Benedict Baron (Michael Gambon) dies suddenly, leaving behind a contentious file whose explosive contents threaten the stability of the organisation. Meanwhile, a seemingly chance encounter with Johnny's striking next-door neighbour and political activist Nancy Pierpan (Rachel Weisz) seems too good to be true. Johnny is forced to walk out of his job, and then out of his identity to find the truth.
Turks & Caicos
Johnny Worricker is hiding out from his work at MI5 on the tax-exile island paradise Turks & Caicos. Trouble comes knocking when an encounter with a CIA agent (Christopher Walken) forces him into the company of some dubious American businessmen. Claiming to be on the islands for a conference on the global financial crisis, Worricker soon learns their shady activities extend far beyond luxury hotels.
When one of them turns up dead, it's their financial PR (Winona Ryder) who seems to know more than shes letting on. But will she help Johnny come to an understanding of what these men do and why theyre here? As evidence linking them to Prime Minister Alec Beasley comes to light, Worricker must act quickly if he is to survive.
Salting the Battlefield
Johnny Worricker and Margot Tyrrell are now on the run together across Europe, going from town to town in Germany. But Worricker knows his only chance of resolving his problems is to return home and confront his nemesis - the prime minister, Alec Beasley. To do this, hes going to have to bring to light some unsavoury facts about the prime ministers financial and business arrangements. But Worricker is haunted by the suspicion that hes not the only person out to undermine the prime minister.
The Wrong Mans / 1 Disc 300 Baht
Two lowly office workers are caught up in a deadly criminal conspiracy after discovering a ringing phone at the scene of an horrific car crash. Answering this phone turns their world upside down as they realise it is up to them to step up and save the day. They are in the wrong place, at the wrong time, with the wrong skills. They are THE WRONG MANs. Very funny!
Lucan / 1 Disc 300 Baht
The incredible story of a high society murder and the most famous fugitive of all.
On 7th November 1974, Sandra Rivett, nanny to the aristocratic Lucan family, was found bludgeoned to death. Soon after, prime suspect Lord Lucan disappeared, never to be seen again. It was the scandal which rocked the establishment. Lucan portrays the glamorous world of the attractive Earl and tells the incredible true story of the dark life which lay behind the public image.
Lucan blows away the myth of a gentleman fugitive to reveal the corruption and lies of the elite protecting an old friend. The gripping, original drama from the makers of Mrs Biggs and Appropriate Adult answers one of the greatest mysteries of modern times. What happened to Lord Lucan?
Featuring an all star cast including performances from Rory Kinnear, Christopher Eccleston, Catherine McCormack and Michael Gambon.
Jo / 2 Discs 600 Baht
Joachim Jo Saint-Clair, Jean Reno ( Leon Ronin ) is a veteran detective in Paris elite Criminal Brigade tackling the city s most challenging murder cases.
Jo takes the audience behind the scenes of Paris' most iconic locations the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, the Catacombs, Place Vendome as we follow St-Clair in his relentless pursuit of justice. Brilliant and brutal, St-Clair matches wits with pathological killers to solve a series of shocking murders.
Fighting crime alongside Reno are Tom Austen ( The Borgias ) as Jo's rookie partner and Jill Hennessy ( Crossing Jordan ) as his adviser and friend.