DVD & Blu-ray: New This Week

New to Own: Week of August 25, 2015


1.
The Walking Dead (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Sheriff's Deputy Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies. (44 mins.)
“ Buy Season 5 now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
2.
Aloha (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him. (105 mins.)
Director: Cameron Crowe
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
3.
Citizenfour (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden. (114 mins.)
Director: Laura Poitras
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
4.
Iris (2014 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A documentary about fashion icon Iris Apfel from legendary documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles. (80 mins.)
Director: Albert Maysles
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
5.
Two Days, One Night (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Sandra, a young Belgian mother, discovers that her workmates have opted for a significant pay bonus, in exchange for her dismissal. She has only one weekend to convince her colleagues to give up their bonuses so that she can keep her job. (95 mins.)
“ Buy now on Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
6.
Big Game (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A young teenager camping in the woods helps rescue the President of the United States when Air Force One is shot down near his campsite. (90 mins.)
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
7.
Skin Trade (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
After his family is killed by a Serbian gangster with international interests, NYC detective Nick goes to S.E. Asia and teams up with a Thai detective to get revenge and destroy the syndicates human trafficking network. (96 mins.)
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
8.
The Runner (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
In the aftermath of the 2010 BP oil spill, an idealistic but flawed politician is forced to confront his dysfunctional life after his career is destroyed in a sex scandal. (90 mins.)
Director: Austin Stark
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
9.
Where Hope Grows (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A baseball player whose professional career was cut short due to his personal problems is suddenly awakened and invigorated by a young-man with Down syndrome who works at the local grocery store. (95 mins.)
Director: Chris Dowling
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
10.
Lila & Eve (2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Two distraught mothers, whose children were gunned down in a drive-by, team up to avenge their deaths after local authorities fail to take action. (94 mins.)
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
11.
About Elly (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The mysterious disappearance of a kindergarten teacher during a picnic in the north of Iran is followed by a series of misadventures for her follow travelers. (119 mins.)
Director: Asghar Farhadi
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors
 
12.
Welcome to New York (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Mr. Devereaux is a powerful man. A man who handles billions of dollars every day. A man who controls the economic fate of nations. A man driven by a frenzied and unbridled sexual hunger. A man who dreamed of saving the world and who cannot save himself. A terrified man. A lost man. (125 mins.)
Director: Abel Ferrara
“ Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb-Editors