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Sheen scores as manager Clough; DVDs.

Byline: MARION McMULLEN

MICHAEL Sheen and Timothy Spall star in the movie about football manager Brian Clough.

Based on David Peace's controversial book, The Damned United chronicles a tempestuous period during the 197475 season.

The movie is an enthralling en·thrall  
tr.v. en·thralled, en·thrall·ing, en·thralls
1. To hold spellbound; captivate: The magic show enthralled the audience.

2. To enslave.
 valentine to the former darling of Nottingham Forest, which shoots and scores on many levels. It is steeped in nostalgia and blessed with an endearing performance from Sheen as the so-called "greatest England manager we never had". Extras include director, actor and producer commentary, deleted scenes and featurettes. HHH HHH Hubert H. Humphrey
HHH Hash House Harriers
HHH Hot Hot Heat (band)
HHH Hunter Hearst Helmsley (aka Triple H)
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DRAGONBALL EVOLUTION (PG) - pounds 15.99.

SCI-FI action adventure about a goofy, awkward teenager with a magical destiny. Dastardly Lord Piccolo (James Marsters) and his sexy sidekick begin by destroying his family homestead looking for one of seven mystical orbs, so-called dragonballs.

Dragonball Evolution pitches itself at a very young, undemanding audience with PG-certificate frs iendly violence, chaste romance and a simple, linear plot that holds no surprises.

Bonus features include featurettes, live action manga, cast yearbook and digital copy of the film. HH

MONDAY MONDAY - THE COMPLETE FIRST SERIES (15) - pounds 17.99. FAYE Ripley, Jenny Agutter, Holly Aird, Morven Christie, Neil Stuke, Tom Ellis and Laura Haddock headline this seven-part ITV (1) See interactive TV.

(2) (iTV) The code name for Apple's video media hub (see Apple TV).
 comedy-drama concerning the trials and tribulations of the staff of a supermarket's head office.

Ambitious new chief operating officer Chief Operating Officer (COO)

The officer of a firm responsible for day-to-day management, usually the president or an executive vice-president.
 Alyson (Aird) takes charge, unaware that her personal assistant Steven (Ellis), who is also her lover, has recently enjoyed a one-night stand with one of the office staff, Natasha (Haddock). DVD DVD: see digital versatile disc.
DVD
 in full digital video disc or digital versatile disc

Type of optical disc. The DVD represents the second generation of compact-disc (CD) technology.
 extras include behind the scenes material, deleted scenes and outtakes.

DAMAGES - THE COMPLETE SECOND SEASON (15) - pounds 34.99/SERIES 1 & 2 DVD BOX SET - pounds 44.99 GLENN Close deservedly won an Emmy award as best actress for her tour de force portrayal of a brilliant litigator in this gripping 13-part legal drama from the creator of The Sopranos.

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GLORY DAYS... Michael Sheen in The Damned United (above) and (below) Chow Yun-Fat in Dragonball Evolution.
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Date:Aug 28, 2009
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