Posts by: CultBox Editor

Our Girl disc release confirmed for end of July

After spending most of its recent run being kicked around in the schedules to accommodate football and tennis, the full series three boxset of Our Girl is arriving later this month. That way, fans of the show can watch it in a manner that’s not at the behest of the sporting schedules! Furthermore, the full...

Doctor Who: new hints as to what to expect in series 11

Mild spoilers ahead for Doctor Who series 11. The BBC is revealing more and more about Doctor Who series 11 this week, as it prepares to showcase footage from Jodie Whittaker’s upcoming first run in the show at San Diego Comic-Con. The Who panel is set for Thursday, and ahead of that, the new issue...

Sherlock and Doctor Who are getting 4K releases in America (but not in Britain yet)

The BBC is supporting the Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray format, that’s slowly making some headway in the UK too, with a pair of new releases. These follow its earlier releases of Blue Planet II and Planet Earth II. The premium disc format offers, as its name suggests, 4K transfers of films and TV shows, up to four times...

Still Game is to end, it’s been confirmed

We’re soon to get the final series ever of Still Game, it’s been announced, with the news that the upcoming series of the show will be its last. It marks the end of a 21 year journey for the show, that started at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. More recently, the gang – led by Ford...

BBC One releases trailer for big new autumn dramas – Doctor Who included!

The BBC is taking the wraps off the big dramas it wants us to be watching this autumn, with the release of its brand new drama trailer. Key highlights of the trailer? Look out for the first footage of Andrew Davies’ Les Miserables adaptation, starring Dominic West and Lily Collins. Then, the next Agatha Christie...

Les Miserables: first pictures from BBC’s big new drama adaptation

Following the news that landed last year (see below) that the BBC is pressing ahead with a major new drama adaptation of Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables, we now have the first images from the production. They look like this… The impressive cast for the adaptation has now been confirmed, too. Dominic West (The Wire) and David...