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dvds ABOVE SUSPICION 4: SILENT SCREAM (Cert 15, 168 mins) DC Anna Travis (Kelly Reilly) returns to prove her worth in a serpentine case torn from the pages of the novels by Lynda La Plante. When a famous young actress is murdered, Anna is part of the investigating team led by DCI Langton (Ciaran Hinds), who is still smarting from his failure to secure a high-profile promotion. Frustrated by Langton's mood swings and baffled by the complexities of the case, Travis digs deep to unmask the perpetrator. A four-disc box set comprising all four Above Suspicion storylines is also available. DEATH RACE: INFERNO (Cert 16, 106 mins) ROEL Reine directs the third instalment in the Death Race series, which resets the automobile carnage to South Africa. At the end of the second film, driver Carl Lucas (Luke Goss), aka Frankenstein, apparently died. It transpires that he survived and is now just one race away from earning his freedom. British billionaire Niles York (Dougray Scott) informs the drivers that he is relocating the battles to the merciless Kalahari Desert. Lucas plots to outmanoeuvre the others to stay alive. CHAINED (Cert 18, 90 mins) A TRAINED killer wrestles with his gruesome destiny in Jennifer Lynch's taut thriller. When he was nine years old, Tim (Eamon Farren) was kidnapped with his mother (Julia Ormond) by sadistic serial killer Bob (Vincent D'Onofrio), who posed as a taxi driver. Years pass and Tim is kept on a chain by his abductor, forced to watch the rape and murder of countless women. A strong bond forms between the two - so much so, the killer grooms Tim to become his heir.

When the time comes for the emotionally damaged protege to follow in the blood-spattered footsteps of Bob, he deliberates freedom from the psychopath's clutches.
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Wales On Sunday (Cardiff, Wales)
Date:Feb 3, 2013
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