Blu-rays for the weekend – Blu-rays for Christmas (part one)

With the festive season approaching, what better way is there to celebrate with family or friends than a cinematic adventure in your own home? With this in mind, we’ll be listing some of the best recent releases – to give as gifts or simply enjoy at home – over the next four Fridays to get you in the Christmas spirit.

Arthur Christmas (Sony)

So how does Santa deliver all those presents in one night? The answer: Santa’s top secret, ultra-high-tech operation hidden beneath the North Pole. But this year, Santa’s son Arthur has an urgent mission that must be completed before Christmas morning dawns. Starring the voices of James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy and Jim Broadbent, this is one Christmas Blu-ray that the whole family can enjoy.






Indiana Jones: The Complete Collection (Paramount)

Spanning 30 years of film making, this collection of Blu-rays offers something for every member of the family this Christmas. Including Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, this combo pack is a must for any Blu-ray collection.






The Amazing Spider-Man (Sony)

Andrew Garfield swings onto Blu-ray in stunning high definition as Peter Parker and Spiderman in Marc Webb’s reimagining of the Marvel superhero franchise. Also starring Emma Stone as Parker’s high school crush and Rhys Ifans as Doctor Curt Connors and The Lizard, this is a super-powered adventure with real heart, which kids and adults alike won’t want to miss.

What Blu-rays are you on your Christmas list? What will you be watching in HD this weekend? Let us know by commenting below.

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