The Death Of Stalin. Image shows from L to R: Lavrentiy Beria (Simon Russell Beale), Georgy Malenkov (Jeffrey Tambor).

The Death Of Stalin

2017 British comedy film from Armando Iannucci about the Soviet dictator's last days. Stars Simon Russell Beale, Steve Buscemi, Jeffrey Tambor, Michael Palin, Paul Whitehouse and others.

Win a Blu-ray copy of The Death Of Stalin

The Death Of Stalin. Image shows from L to R: Nikita Khrushchev (Steve Buscemi), Georgy Malenkov (Jeffrey Tambor), Lazar Kaganovich (Dermot Crowley), Nikolai Bulganin (Paul Chahidi), Anastas Mikoyan (Paul Whitehouse), Lavrentiy Beria (Simon Russell Beale).

Arguably the biggest British comedy film of 2017, The Death Of Stalin is now available to order on DVD, Blu-ray and digital download.

Co-written and directed by Armando Iannucci based upon a French graphic novel, the film charts the final days of Russian communist dictator Joseph Stalin, and the immediate days following his death in 1953.

Fictionalising real events, the comedy stars Steve Buscemi, Simon Russell Beale, Jeffrey Tambor, Michael Palin and Paul Whitehouse as Stalin's fellow rulers in the oppressive left-wing regime, as machinations begin to appoint the late leader's all-powerful successor.

As well as plotting amongst and between themselves, the group have to deal with Stalin's drunken, hysterical son Vasily (Rupert Friend), and demanding daughter Svetlana (Andrea Riseborough), plus bombastic military general Zhukov (Jason Isaacs).

Out on Monday 19th February as a download and from Monday 26th February on DVD and Blu-ray, the physical releases also include an audio commentary from the writers, as well as interviews with cast and crew. Details

Sorry, this competition is now closed.

Terms & conditions

This competition is open to UK residents only. One entry per household. The competition closes 23:59, 19th March 2018. The winners will be contacted by email and will have 3 days to respond and accept the prize. Failure to accept the prize in the allocated time will result in a new winner being selected.