After sifting through all the series that ITV dropped over the last few years, we’ve hand-picked the very best ones to give to your mum this Mother’s Day!
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Who doesn’t love a DVD? it’s easy entertainment, especially as we’re not able to get out of the house as much, plus it makes an ideal gift particularly with Mother’s Day just around the corner, this could be your go-to solution.
From historical series to classic films, hilarious comedy, crime and modern drama, we’ve picked the top 14 ITV DVDs to treat your mum too.
Victoria The Complete Series – £26.99 BUY HERE
This landmark account of the life of one of history’s greatest monarchs begins as Victoria takes her first faltering steps from capricious, hormonal teenager to respected monarch, navigating palace intrigue and constitutional crises alongside an epic romance with her cousin Prince Albert.
Cold Feet Season 1-9 £49.99 – BUY HERE
Absorb yourself in all nine seasons of this heartfelt, truthful comedy drama – including all the classic episodes as well as four new series!
The Bay Season One – £13.99 BUY HERE
When Family Liaison Officer Lisa Armstrong, played by Morven Christie, is assigned to a missing persons investigation, at first it seems like any other – tragic, but all too familiar. But there’s something very different about this particular case. With horror, Lisa realizes she’s got a personal connection with this frightened family; one that could compromise her and the investigation.
Poldark Complete Collection – £39.99 BUY HERE
Starring Aidan Turner, the drama opens in 1783, when Ross Poldark returns home from the American Revolutionary War to find his beloved Cornwall in the grip of recession. His father has died, his mine is in ruins and his childhood sweetheart Elizabeth, is now engaged to his cousin. Salvation comes in the form of Demelza, who Ross employs as a serving maid. Across five gripping seasons, Ross faces battles both at home and abroad.
Vera Series 1-10 £54.00 BUY HERE
Follow all ten gripping seasons as the indomitable Vera and her trusted team investigate tragic and intriguing cases, chasing ruthless killers, unravelling complex mysteries and uncovering secrets that sometimes stray a little too close to home.
Catherine Cookson Collection – £31.99 BUY HERE
The Catherine Cookson Collection presents 23 feature-length adaptations of her most famous books including The Mallen Streak, The Fifteen Streets, Colour Blind and The Moth. Starring big name actors such as Catherine Zeta-Jones, Sean Bean and Robson Green, this boxset is a real must for fans.
Educating Rita – £5.99 BUY HERE
Julie Walters stars as Rita, in her breakout roll in this classic British comedy drama. A witty, working class British hairdresser, Rita decides to seek an education at Open University. Rita needs a tutor, and she selects Dr. Frank Bryant who is played by Michael Caine in a career best performance. Bryant is an alcoholic college literature professor whose life is a shambles.
Schitt’s Creek The Complete Collection – £39.99 BUY HERE
This smash hit comedy, loved by critics and audiences alike, is an award-winning and original character-driven comedy-drama that centres on the ‘reversal of fortune’ story of the once filthy-rich Rose family. Suddenly finding themselves broke, the Roses are forced to leave their pampered lives behind and rebuild their empire in Schitt’s Creek, a small town they once purchased as a joke.
Mum Series 1-3 £15.99 BUY HERE
Offering a refreshingly funny perspective on an often-overlooked stage in our lives, Mum is the story of a woman discovering who she is again and maybe, if she could only see him, finding love second time around.
Harlots Series 1-3 £34.99 BUY HERE
Featuring an all-star cast, Harlots is a powerful drama set against the vibrant, cosmopolitan backdrop of 18th century Georgian London, offering a bold take on the city’s most valuable commercial activity – sex! Starring the award-winning Samantha Morton, Lesley Manville, Jessica Brown Findlay and Liv Tyler.
Noughts + Crosses £14.99 BUY HERE
Two young people, Sephy and Callum, are divided by their colour but united by love. Sephy is a ‘Cross’, a member of the black ruling class and daughter of a prominent politician. Callum is a ‘Nought’, a white member of the underclass. The two have been friends since early childhood but their relationship grows ever more complicated as they come of age.
Honour £12.49 BUY HERE
Starring Keeley Hawes and based on the heartbreaking true story of Banaz Mahmod, a young woman murdered by her family for falling in love, this is a tense and moving drama that brings an important story, and a detective’s unwavering quest, vividly to life.
Fried Green Tomatoes £5.99 BUY HERE
Kathy Bates and Jessica Tandy star in this charming American drama following the story of how Evelyn (Bates), a bored housewife, meets Ninny (Tandy), an old woman who tells stories about her hometown of Whistle Stop.
The Red Shoes – £5.94 BUY HERE
This classic drama follows Vicky Page (Moira Shearer), an aspiring ballerina torn between her dedication to dance and her desire to love. Under great emotional stress, she must choose to pursue either her art or her romance, a decision that carries serious consequences.