Joker, Judy, Downton Abbey - The best new box sets and films

From blockbusters to Oscar winners, we've got the best new releases available to buy now and watch on your TV box.

By Alex Fletcher Published: 18 February 2020 - 12.24pm
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We've got all the biggest blockbusters and best bargains in the BT TV Store. From award-winning movies to gripping binge-worthy box sets, we've got something that everyone will love.

Check out the latest films, fresh from the cinema, on BT TV...

From Oscar winners Joker and Judy to family favourites for February half-term such as Abominable, we've got you covered.

 

Joker - Buy and watch now on your BT TV box

Joaquin Phoenix won the Academy Award for his performance as the DC Comics supervillain in this crime drama directed by Todd Phillips.

Set in 1981, the film follows Arthur Fleck (Phoenix), a mentally ill professional clown who aspires to be a stand-up comedian and lives with his elderly mother (Frances Conroy) in Gotham City. When he is fired from his job, Arthur begins a violent descent into madness that culminates in his rebirth as Gotham's clown prince of crime. 

Abominable – Buy and watch on your TV box

When mischievous friends Yi (Chloe Bennet), Jin, and Peng discover a young yeti on their roof, they name him Everest and embark on a thrilling adventure to reunite the magical creature with his family.

On the journey of their lifetimes, Everest helps Yi, Jin, and Peng unlock an inner bravery they didn't know they had. And as they travel across China to return the magical creature to his home, Everest will help them discover where they truly belong, too.

Judy - Buy and watch on your TV box

Renee Zellweger won her second Oscar in the title role of this biopic centred on the later life and career of Judy Garland.

As her private life descends into chaos with child custody issues, financial trouble and an escalating drug habit, Judy moves to London to reinvent herself and give her career one final shot. As her insecurities around her age and her deteriorating health begin to overwhelm her however, Judy must find the strength needed to make her big comeback.

Downton Abbey - Available to buy and watch on your TV box >

Excitement is high at Downton Abbey when the Crawley family learns that King George V and Queen Mary are coming to visit. But trouble soon arises when Mrs. Patmore, Daisy and the rest of the servants learn that the king and queen travel with their own chefs and attendants.

Ad Astra - Available to buy now in the BT TV store >

A paranoid thriller in space that follows Roy McBride on a mission across an unforgiving solar system to uncover the truth about his missing father and his doomed expedition that now, 30 years later, threatens the universe.

Good Boys - Available to buy, rent and watch on your TV box >

The creators of Superbad and Sausage Party are back with another outrageous, raunchy and hilarious comedy - tackling a wild day for a group of sixth graders. Max, Thor, and Lucas skip school and set off on an odyssey of epically bad decisions involving stolen drugs, a frat house, and running from both the cops and girls.

Red, Chuck, Bomb and the rest of their feathered friends return for a second adventure. Thurop Van Orman directs this animated sequel based on the mobile app game, which features the voices of Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad and Danny McBride.

Once Upon A Time in Hollywood - Buy and watch on your TV box >

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Described as "a heartfelt love letter to Hollywood of the late 1960s", Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood is the blockbuster ninth film from Quentin Tarantino that's made $371 million worldwide.

Starring Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and Margot Robbie, the film follows a faded television actor and his stunt double who strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood's Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.

Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood is available to buy on BT TV Store from Saturday, December 7, and to rent from Monday, December 9

The Lion King - Buy and watch on your TV box >

The Lion King was a box office smash hit when it was released in cinemas earlier this year.

And the 2019 Disney remake - directed by Jon Favreau, who was also at the helm of The Jungle Book remake - is now officially one of the biggest films of all time.

With a voice cast that includes Chiwetel Ejiofor, Donald Glover, Beyoncé, Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner, the plot follows Simba, a young lion who must fight for his role as the rightful king of his native land.

Fast & Furious: Hobbs and Shaw - Buy and watch on your TV box >

Hobbs & Shaw

Two years after the last installment in the franchise, spin-off Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw has been exciting fans of the action films once again.

Starring Dwayne Johnson as Luke Hobbs and Jason Statham as Deckard Shaw, the pair form an unlikely alliance when cyber-genetically enhanced villain Brixton Lore (Idris Elba) threatens the future of humanity.

Directed by David Leitch (Deadpool 2), and also starring Vanessa Kirby and Helen Mirren, Hobbs & Shaw has grossed $758,903,770 worldwide to date - making it one of the biggest films of the year so far.

X-Men: Dark Phoenix - Buy and watch on your TV box >

Jean Grey begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt and turn her into a Dark Phoenix. Now the X-Men will have to decide if the life of a team member is worth more than all of humanity.

James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult assemble alongside Game of Thrones Sophie Turner as Jean Grey. Meanwhile, Jessica Chastain joins the franchise as shape-shifting alien Vuk.

Yesterday - Buy and watch on your TV box >

Yesterday stars Himesh Patel (EastEnders) as struggling musician Jack Malik, who realises he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed.

Also starring Lily James (Cinderella, Downton Abbey), Yesterday is directed by Danny Boyle (127 Hours, Slumdog Millionaire) and written by Richard Curtis (Love Actually, Four Weddings and a Funeral).

Raking in more than $100 million at the global box office, according to Forbes, becoming the movie hit of the summer - with movie journalists calling it a 'a toe-tapping pleasure to watch' and a 'glowing tribute to The Beatles and their music'.

Toy Story 4 - Buy and watch on your TV box >

Toy Story 4

A lot of people thought Toy Story 4 wouldn’t happen - but nine years after the last installment, it's delighted fans once again.

Set directly after the events in Toy Story 3, Woody (Tom Hanks) is confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his kid, whether that’s Andy or Bonnie.

But when Bonnie adds a reluctant new toy called Forky (Tony Hale) to her room, a road trip adventure alongside old and new friends shows Woody how big the world can be for a toy.

How to purchase films and box sets in the BT TV Store

It couldn't be easier. If you're a BT TV customer, hit the 'BT Player' button on your remote and scroll across the top menu to either 'Film Store' or 'Box Sets'.

You can then explore across genres, latest releases and the best offers.

If you already know the film or TV show you want, press 'Search' on your remote and type in the name.