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Xtro (1982) Blu Ray: Limited Edition Box Set (Second Sight)

Harry Bromley Davenport's cult sci-fi horror amounts to a disjointed collection of weird and gruesome scenes. For all that, it is good fun. If you've ever wanted to see a woman gruesomely give birth to a fully-grown man and an Action Man figure come to life to murder a neighbour, then this is for you.

The alien creature from Xtro (1982)

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​El Sur (1983) Blu Ray & DVD (BFI)

The famously incomplete landmark of Spanish cinema gets a fine dual format release here.

Iciar Bollain in El Sur

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​The Squid and the Whale (2005) Blu Ray (The Criterion Collection)

Worth a dip in the ocean for the extras, even if the film itself has its issues.

Jeff Daniels and Anna Paquin in The Squid and the Whale

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