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OnVideo's Weekly Guide to Home Video Releases

Tuesday, February 6 -- Monday, February 12

All DVD Releases

  • A Bad Moms Christmas

    photo for A Bad Moms Christmas Three under-appreciated and over-burdened women rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for moms: Christmas. And if creating a more perfect holiday for their families wasn't hard enough, they have to do all of that while hosting and entertaining their own mothers. By the end of the journey, our moms will redefine how to make the holidays special for all and discover a closer relationship with their mothers. Sequel to 2016's sleeper hit "Bad Moms." Vitals: Director: Scott Moore, Jon Lucas. Stars: Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn, Christine Baranski, Susan Sarandon, Cheryl Hines, Jay Hernandez, Wanda Sykes, Peter Gallagher. 2017, CC, MPAA rating: R, 104 min., Comedy, Box office gross: $71.358 million, Universal. Extras: Gag reel, additional scenes, crew music video, trailers. 3 stars


  • Suburbicon

    photo for Suburbicon Suburbicon is a peaceful, idyllic, suburban community with affordable homes and manicured lawns -- the perfect place to raise a family, and in the summer of 1959, the Lodge family is doing just that. But the tranquil surface masks a disturbing reality where nothing is as it seems, and husband and father Gardner Lodge (Matt Damon) must navigate the town's dark underbelly of betrayal, deceit and violence when a break-in leads to the shocking murder of his wife. Gardner must now figure out how to protect his family from further harm. This is a tale of very flawed people making very bad choices. Vitals: Director: George Clooney. Stars: Matt Damon, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Julianne Moore. 2017, CC, MPAA rating: R, 105 min., Mystery, Box office gross: $5.775 million, Paramount. Blu-ray extras: Commentary by George Clooney and writer Grant Heslov, "Welcome to Suburbicon" featurette, "The Unusual Suspects: Casting," "Scoring Suburbicon." 2 stars

  • LBJ

    photo for LBJ After Lyndon B. Johnson (Woody Harrelson) loses the 1960 Democratic presidential nomination to John F. Kennedy (Jeffrey Donovan), he agrees to be his young rival’s running mate. Once they win the election, and despite his extensive experience and shrewd political instincts, Johnson finds himself sidelined in the nearly impotent role of vice president. But, that all changes on Nov. 22, 1963, when Kennedy is assassinated and Johnson is suddenly thrust into the presidency. As the nation mourns, Johnson must contend with adversaries as he seeks to honor JFK’s legacy by championing the historic Civil Rights Act of 1964. Vitals: Director: Rob Reiner. Stars: Woody Harrelson, Michael Stahl-David, Richard Jenkin, Bill Pullman, Jeffrey Donovan, Jennifer Jason Leigh. 2017, CC, MPAA rating: R, 98 min., Bio-Drama, Box office gross: $2.470 million, Sony. 3 stars

  • Only the Brave

    photo for Only the Brave Based on the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, the heroic team of local firefighters who -- through hope, determination and sacrifice -- become one of the most elite firefighting teams in the nation. The firefighters forge a unique brotherhood that comes into focus as they fight a fateful fire -- the Yarnell Hill Fire in Yarnell, Arizona, in 2013 -- to protect the town from destruction. Vitals: Director: Joseph Kosinski. Stars: Josh Brolin, Miles Teller, Jeff Bridges, James Badge Dale, Taylor Kitsch, Jennifer Connelly. 2017, CC, MPAA rating: PG-13, 134 min., Drama, Box office gross: $18,602 million, Sony. Extras: Deleted scenes; audio commentary with director Joseph Kosinski and Josh Brolin; three featurettes: “Honoring the Heroes: The True Stories,” “Behind the Brotherhood: The Characters” and “Boot Camp: Becoming a Hotshot”; Dierks Bentley featuring S. Carey’s “Hold The Light” music video & featurette. 2 stars

    Digital Releases

    February 6:

    Daddy's Home 2: Father and stepfather Dusty and Brad from "Daddy's Home" join forces to make Christmastime perfect for the children, but their newfound partnership soon gets put to the test when Dusty's old-school, macho dad and Brad's gentle father arrive to turn the holiday upside down. (DVD, Blu-ray release: February 20)

    Darkest Hour: During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds. (DVD, Blu-ray release: February 27)

    House of Demons: Chilling tale of four old friends who reunite at a remote rental house once used by a Manson Family-like cult and which now has the power to manifest its inhabitants’ deepest fears and darkest demons. (DVD: Day & date)

    Inoperable: Scream queen Danielle Harris stars as Amy, a patient who must battle nature and the supernatural before she ends up trapped in the hospital for eternity. (DVD: Day & Date)

    LBJ: Brings to life both the complexity and the humanity of Lyndon B. Johnson (Woody Harrelson) as he goes from being a powerful Senate majority leader to a powerless vice president before he becomes the president of the US following the assassination of JFK. (DVD, Blu-ray release: Day & Date)

    RV: Resurrected Victims: Terrifying tale of the Resurrected Victims Phenomenon, where murder victims come back to life to avenge their murderer and a prosecutor is suspected of his mother’s murder when she returns from the dead. (Digital Only)

    Same Kind of Different as Me: International art dealer Ron Hall must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife, a woman whose dreams lead all three of them on the journey of their lives. (DVD, Blu-ray release: February 20)

    The Star: A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the first Christmas. (DVD, Blu-ray release: February 20)

    The Tag-Along 2: “The Little Girl in Red” returns to terrify a social worker looking for her pregnant teenage daughter. (DVD, Blu-ray release: April 3)

    24 Hours to Live: New regeneration surgery gives an ex-mercenary a second chance at life -- and one last shot at redemption -- after he's killed during a brutal firefight. (DVD, Blu-ray release: Day & date)

    February 9:

    Basmati Blues: Musical romantic comedy about a sheltered but brilliant young scientist who is sent on a work trip to India. (VOD only)

    Signature Move: Zaynab, a thirty-something Pakistani, Muslim, lesbian in Chicago takes care of her sweet and TV-obsessed mother. As Zaynab falls for Alma, a bold and very bright Mexican woman, she searches for her identity in life, love and wrestling. (VOD)

    February 12:

    Vice: Season Five: In a wide-ranging mix of international and domestic stories, VICE brings some of today’s most pressing stories to light in the fifth season, which takes viewers from conflict zones in the Middle East and Africa, to the frontlines of lifesaving breakthroughs in medical technology around the world. (Digital Only) Read more.

    Blu-ray Debuts

  • Elevator to the Gallows (1958 -- France) (Criterion)

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All DVD Releases

Accident Man (2017) Scott Adkins, Ashley Greene, Ray Park, Ray Stevenson, Michael Jai White, David Paymer. Based on the underground British comic "Toxic!" by Pat Mills (creator of the “Judge Dredd” comic) and Tony Skinner. Mike Fallon is the Accident Man -- a stone cold killer and the best at what he does. But when a loved one is dragged into the London underworld and murdered by his own crew, Fallon (Adkins) is forced to rip apart the life he knew in order to avenge the one person who actually meant something to him -- and face off against a rogue’s gallery of ruthless assassins. Formats: DVD, Digital. Extras: “Assassin’s Roll Call,” “Violent Ballet: Filming The Fights,” commentary with Scott Adkins and Stu Small. (Sony).

photo for A Bad Moms Christmas A Bad Moms Christmas (2017) Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn, Christine Baranski, Susan Sarandon, Cheryl Hines, Jay Hernandez, Wanda Sykes, Peter Gallagher. As their own mothers drop in unexpectedly, three under-appreciated and over-burdened moms rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for mothers: Christmas. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, Blu-ray/DVD Combo, VOD, Digital. Extras: Gag reel, additional scenes, crew music video, trailers. (Universal).

Batman: Gotham By Gaslight (2018) A steampunk Batman hunts Jack the Ripper through the shadows of turn-of-the-century Gotham City. New animated adventure takes place at the turn of the century as America’s continued industrial revolution is to be showcased at a World’s Fair hosted by Gotham City. But while the world prepares to witness the glittery glory of Gotham’s technological advances, there is a killer loose in the city’s darkest shadows. Preying on the city’s women, this killer is as precise as he is cruel. As Police Commissioner James Gordon tries to calm the fears of Gotham’s citizens regarding the butcher called Jack the Ripper, the masked vigilante Batman enacts his own detective work -- with the help of confident, capable Selina Kyle -- to stop the Ripper’s murderous spree. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, 4K Ultra HD/Blu-ray Combo. Extras: “Caped Fear: The First Elseworld featurette; "Batman: Gotham by Gaslight" commentary with executive producer Bruce Timm, director Sam Liu and writer Jim Krieg; sneak peek at the next DC Universe Movie, "Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay"; From the DC Vault: “Showdown” episode from "Batman: The Animated Series" and “Trials of the Demon!” episode from "Batman: The Brave and the Bold." (Warner).

Cruel and Unusual (2017) A profound documentary telling the story of three African-American men -- Robert King, Herman Wallace, and Albert Woodfox, known as the Angola 3. Wrongfully convicted for murdering a prison guard in 1972 at the Louisiana State Penitentiary, these men have spent longer in solitary than any other prisoners in the US. On his release, Albert Woodfox had spent 43 years in a six foot by nine foot cell for a crime he did not commit. For over 40 years, the Angola 3 have maintained their innocence and have been fighting to correct the terrible human rights injustice they have endured. Attorneys, civil rights advocates, friends, family, and strangers have joined together with the Angola 3 in a fight against the U.S. criminal "injustice" system, arguing for their innocence, fighting for their freedom and against their unprecedented long term solitary confinement. This confinement was never ordered by any judge, but exacted by the Louisiana department of corrections for decades, in spite of the U.S. Constitution’s prohibition of "cruel and unusual punishment." Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, VOD, Digital. (FilmRise).

Day of the Dead: Bloodline (2017) Johnathon Schaech, Sophie Skelton. Fear goes viral in this terrifying retelling of George A. Romero’s zombie horror classic. Five years after an epidemic nearly wiped out the world’s population, Dr. Zoe Parker lives in an underground bunker among a small group of military personnel and survivalists, working on a cure while fighting armies of the undead. When a dangerous patient from Zoe’s past infiltrates the bunker, he just might hold the key to saving humanity ... or ending it. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, VOD, Digital. Extras: “Day of the Dead: Bloodline: Reviving Horror” featurette. (Lionsgate).

photo for Duckman: The Complete Series Duckman: The Complete Series (1994-97) He’s crude. He’s rude. He’s lewd. Yes, he’s the total dick: Duckman (Jason Alexander), the slovenly, smart-mouthed, private eye ladies don’t like and men don’t want to be like. Together with Cornfed, his portly, porcine partner in crime-solving, this defective detective amazingly manages to solve crimes and be a single parent to his hilariously dysfunctional sons at the same time. Now, every irreverent episode from all four outrageous seasons of this Emmy-nominated series is available in this collection. You have been warned. Ten-disc set. Formats: DVD. Extras: "What the Hell Are You Staring At?: A Special Investigation Inside Duckman, Private Dick/Family Man"; "Duckman: Inside the Creation of an Anti-Hero From Comic Book Character to Screen Star"; "Six Degrees of Duckman" (interactive); video of the original animatic drawings and animation from the unaired pilot; walk cycles, expressions, storyboards and pencil tests. (Paramount).

Elevator to the Gallows (1958) For his feature debut, 24-year-old Louis Malle brought together a mesmerizing performance by Jeanne Moreau, evocative cinematography by Henri Decaë, and a now legendary jazz score by Miles Davis. Taking place over the course of one restless photo for Elevator to the GallowsParis night, Malle's richly atmospheric crime thriller stars Moreau and Maurice Ronet as star-crossed lovers whose plan to murder her husband (his boss) goes awry, setting off a chain of events that seals their fate. A career touchstone for its director and female star, Elevator to the Gallows was an astonishing beginning to Malle's eclectic body of work, and it established Moreau as one of the most captivating actors to ever grace the screen. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc with new 2K digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray. Extras: Interview from 2005 with Moreau; archival interviews with Moreau, Malle, actor Maurice Ronet, and original soundtrack session pianist René Urtreger; footage of Miles Davis and Malle from the soundtrack recording session; program from 2005 about the score featuring jazz trumpeter Jon Faddis and critic Gary Giddins; Malle's student film "Crazeologie," featuring Charlie Parker's song "Crazeology"; trailers; a booklet featuring an essay by critic Terrence Rafferty, an interview with Malle, and a tribute by film producer Vincent Malle. (The Criterion Collection).

photo for Extraordinary Mission Extraordinary Mission (2017 -- China) Huang Xuan, Yihong Duan, Jiadong Xing. Lin Kai is an undercover officer assigned to penetrate the Twin Eagles drug cartel. To gain cartel boss Eagle’s trust, Kai is forced into gradual drug addiction while attempting to locate the cartel’s production base. Stakes are further complicated when Kai realizes Eagle has been plotting a violent revenge against his supervisor Li Jianguo for over a decade, and his loyalties are put to the test. From the direcors of the great 2002 cop/gangster film "Infernal Affairs," which Martin Scorsese remade as "The Departed." Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, Digital. (Cinedigm).

A Fanatic Heart: Bob Geldof On W. B. Yeats (2017 -- UK -- TV) Musician and advocate Bob Geldof examines the life and work of one of the 20th century's greatest poets, William Butler Yeats. "A Fanatic Heart" is the extraordinary story of revolution, nation-birth, mythology and disillusion and how one poetic genius dreamed and sang an entire country into being from the ravages of poverty and famine and into the raw dawn of a modern state. With over 30 unique performances of W. B. Yeats' epic poetry by leading Irish and British cultural figures, Geldof argues why Yeats and his circle built the cultural scaffolding of a modern, pluralist Ireland but was pushed aside by the narrow-minded Catholic elite of the new Free State -- the "Banana Republic" that Geldof in turn rebelled against half a century later. Written by Geldof and biographer Roy Foster, this incisive and moving documentary features readings by celebrity contributors Sting, Noel Gallagher, Elvis Costello, Edna O'Brien, Bono, Van Morrison, Shane MacGowan, Olivia O'Leary, Liam Neeson, Stephen Fry, Dominic West, Richard E. Grant, Bill Nighy, Anne Enright, Colin Farrell, Ardal O'Hanlon and many others. Formats: DVD/CD Combo. Extras: Over two hours of additional commentaries and readings by dozens of celebrities; two songs based on Yeats' poems by: Bono "Mad as the Mist and Snow," and Elvis Costello "A Drunken Man's Praise of Sobriety"; "Yeats Remembered" soundtrack by Pete Briquette; 73 poetry readings and 23 discussion pieces. (MVD Entertainment). Due February 9

From Hollywood to Rose (2017) Eve Annenberg stars as the focal point of a group of interconnected eccentric strangers over the course of one long night on the LA Metro system. Annenberg leads a talented cast of Angeleno artists, including Bradley J. Herman, Maxx Maulion, stage actress Nija Okoro, local standup Isadora O'Boto, MMA champion Krzysztof Soszynski, Linda Bisesti and Chia Chen. In the city of Angels, everyone is on a quest. A disheveled, middle-aged woman in a bridal gown boards a Metro bus on Hollywood Blvd in the middle of the night. As the bus heads further west, she meets an assortment of eccentrics and social outcasts who make her question where she's been and where she's going. Each person she meets is at their own personal crossroads, who in turn shape the course of her bizarre journey. Formats: DVD, VOD. (Random Media).

photo for The Gruesome Twosome The Gruesome Twosome (1967) Chris Martell, Rodney Bedell, Gretchen Wells, Karl Stoeber. After dabbling in the unlikely world of children's entertainment with the likes of "Jimmy, the Boy Wonder" and "The Magic Land of Mother Goose," in 1967 "Godfather of Gore" Herschell Gordon Lewis returned to the genre he helped create with the delightfully depraved "The Gruesome Twosome." The young women of a small-town American college have more than just split-ends to worry about ... Down at the Little Wig Shop, the batty Mrs. Pringle and her socially-inept son Rodney are procuring only the finest heads of hair -- by scalping the local co-eds. Can they be stopped before they clear the entire campus of luxuriant-haired ladies? Formats: Blu-ray. Extras: Bonus Feature: HG Lewis' Dracula-inspired 1967 vampire epic "A Taste of Blood"; introductions to the films by HG Lewis; archive audio commentaries for both films by HG Lewis; "Peaches Christ Flips Her Wig!": San Francisco performer Peaches Christ on "The Gruesome Twosome"; "It Came from Florida": Filmmaker Fred Olen Ray ("Scalps," "The Alien Dead") on Florida filmmaking; "HG Lewis vs. the Censors": HG Lewis discusses some of the pitfalls of the blood-and-guts business including local censorship and angry moviegoers; trailers and radio spot; reversible sleeve featuring original and newly-commissioned artwork by The Twins of Evil. (Arrow VIdeo/MVD Entertainment).

photo for The Guardian: The Complete Series The Guardian: The Complete Series (2001-04) Eighteen-disc set with all 67 episodes. Simon Baker ("The Mentalist") stars as Nick Fallin, a handsome hotshot attorney busted on a drug charge and ordered to perform 1500 hours of community service. Just when Nick thought he had lost everything, he finds a true calling to help the less fortunate. However, making a difference isn’t always easy. Nick is caught between his father (Dabney Coleman), the founder of Pittsburgh’s legendary law firm Fallin & Associates, and Alvin Masterson (Alan Rosenberg), who runs the firm where Nick follows his passion as a child advocate lawyer. To help him through, Nick leans on his girlfriend Lulu (Wendy Moniz) and his friend and colleague Jake (Raphael Sbarge). Formats: DVD. (Paramount).

Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno (2009) In 1964, Henri-Georges Clouzot, the acclaimed director of thriller masterpieces "Les Diaboliques" and "Wages of Fear," began work on his most ambitious film yet. Set in a beautiful lake side resort in the Auvergne region of France, "L'Enfer (Inferno)" was to be a sun-scorched elucidation on the dark depths of photo for Henri-Georges Clouzot's Infernojealousy starring Romy Schneider as the harassed wife of a controlling hotel manager (Serge Reggiani). However, despite huge expectations, major studio backing and an unlimited budget, after three weeks the production collapsed under the weight of arguments, technical complications and illness. In this compelling, award-winning documentary, Serge Bromberg and Ruxandra Medrea present Inferno's incredible expressionistic original rushes, screen tests, and on-location footage, while also reconstructing Clouzot's original vision, and shedding light on the ill-fated endeavor through interviews, dramatizations of unfilmed scenes, and Clouzot's own notes. Formats: Blu-ray with original 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio. Extras: "Lucy Mazdon on Henri-Georges Clouzot": The French cinema expert and academic talks at length about the films of Clouzot and the troubled production of "Inferno"; "They Saw Inferno," a featurette including unseen material, providing further insight into the production of "Inferno"; filmed introduction by Serge Bromberg; interview with Serge Bromberg; stills gallery; original trailer; reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Twins of Evil; First Pressing Only: Illustrated collector’s booklet featuring new writing on the film by Ginette Vincendeau. (Arrow Academy/MVD Entertainment).

Homeland – The Complete Sixth Season (2017) Twelve episodes. Now living in New York City, Carrie (Claire Danes) gets swept up in the aftereffects of the U.S. presidential election as she struggles to deal with an injury-ravaged Peter Quinn (Rupert Friend) and an increasingly suspicious Saul Berenson (Mandy Patinkin). When the president-elect battles the CIA during her transition to power, Carrie finds herself caught in the crossfire. Formats: Four-disc DVD, three-disc Blu-ray. (Fox).

House of Demons (2018) Amber Benson, Dove Meir, Chloe Dykstra, Morgan Peter Brown, Tiffany Smith, Taliesin Jaffe, Whitney Moore, Jeff Torres, Kaytlin Borgen. Four old friends, torn apart by a terrible tragedy, reunite 10 years later in a rented house for a destination wedding. What they don't know is that in the late ‘60s, the house was home to a Manson Family-like cult run by Frazer, a charismatic former scientist pushing the boundaries of human consciousness. His experiments echo through time and manifest everyone's darkest fears and memories, blurring time as Frazer's cult and the present day collide over the course of one long night, where everyone must confront their darkness or be destroyed by it. Formats: DVD, Digital. Extras: Deleted scenes, director’s commentary, behind-the-scenes featurettes “Meet the Cast & Crew,” “Bringing the Story to Life,” and “Composers of House of Demons.” (Sony).

photo for Inoperable Inoperable (2017) Danielle Harris, Jeff Denton, Katie Keene, Chris Hahn. Scream queen Harris stars as Amy, a young woman who wakes up in a seemingly evacuated hospital with a hurricane approaching. She realizes the storm has awakened malevolent forces, trapping her in a time loop. She must escape the hospital before the storm passes or she will be trapped in its halls forever. Formats: DVD, VOD, Digital. Extras: Commentary with writer-producer-director Christopher Lawrence Chapman, writer-producer Jeff Miller, actors Jeff Denton and Katie Keene; trailers. (ITN Distribution).

The Jackie Gleason Show in Color Everything about Jackie Gleason was big: his huge talent, his outsized personality, and his expansive waist line. Even bigger was "The Jackie Gleason Show," his successful TV Variety show, taped in color from beautiful Miami Beach from 1966 to 970. "The Jackie Gleason Show" had been broadcast live and later taped in New York City since 1952, but in 1964, Gleason wanted to be based where he could play golf all year round. Hank Meyer, a longtime South Florida publicist, knew just the spot and convinced Jackie photo for The Jackie Gleason Show in Color1to bring his show to Miami Beach, the sun and fun capital of the world. However, back in the '60s, it was a novel undertaking to broadcast from Miami Beach, and more than a hundred families relocated to stay with the show. Plus, there was barely any production infrastructure in South Florida, which all had to be created by Jackie and his team. However, it all paid off and the revamped show was a huge success. Gleason was everyone's working-class hero, and his smash-hit show delivered an hour of non-stop entertainment every single week. Enthralled home audiences were treated to entertainment of the highest order -- singing, dancing, hilarious comedy and Jackie at his very best as Ralph Kramden and on stage with all his famous friends -- Milton Berle, Red Buttons, George Carlin, Nipsey Russell, Phil Silvers and more -- and all in brilliant color. This single disc release features four never-before-released, remastered episodes of the show -- including three unreleased Honeymooners sketches -- all unseen for more than 50 years since the master tapes had resided in a vault in South Florida ... until now. Formats: DVD. (Time Life).

Keep Watching (2017) Bella Thorne, Chandler Riggs, Natalie Martinez, Ioan Gruffudd. A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of “Kill or Be Killed.” As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is streaming live to riveted viewers all over the world, who are photo for LBJcompelled to KEEP WATCHING ... not knowing if what they're seeing is real or staged. Formats: DVD, VOD, Digital. (Sony).

Kill Order (2017) Chris Mark, Daniel Park, Denis Akiyama, Melee Hutton, Jessica Clement, Jason Gosbee, Reuben Langdon, Alain Moussi. Chaos erupts when a group of armed men break into a high school classroom. They target David, a quiet kid who secretly suffers from unexplained memories of a horrifying past. Tapping into a previously unknown strength, David fights off his attackers and goes on the run. With his life and the lives of his loved ones in jeopardy, David must master the use of his new superhuman strength and fighting skills to find the people responsible and get his revenge. Formats: DVD, VOD, Digital. (RLJE Films).

LBJ (2017) Dir.: Rob Reiner; Woody Harrelson, Michael Stahl-David, Richard Jenkin, Bill Pullman, Jeffrey Donovan, Jennifer Jason Leigh. Brings to life both the complexity and the humanity of Lyndon B. Johnson (Harrelson) as he goes from being a powerful Senate majority leader to a powerless vice president before he becomes the president of the United States following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, VOD, Digital. (Sony).

Only the Brave (2017) Josh Brolin, Miles Teller, Jeff Bridges, James Badge Dale, Taylor Kitsch, photo for Only the BraveJennifer Connelly. Based on the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, a group of elite firefighters who risk everything to protect a town from a historic wildfire. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, VOD, Digital. Extras: Deleted scenes; audio commentary with director Joseph Kosinski and Josh Brolin; three featurettes: “Honoring the Heroes: The True Stories,” “Behind the Brotherhood: The Characters” and “Boot Camp: Becoming a Hotshot”; Dierks Bentley featuring S. Carey’s “Hold The Light” music video & featurette. (Sony).

Red Dog: True Blue (2016 -- Australia) Levi Miller, Bryan Brown, Jason Isaacs. The heartwarming tale of an 11-year-old boy (Miller) who is shipped off to his grandfather’s ranch, where he finds adventure and friendship with a scrappy one-of-a-kind dog that will change his life forever. Prequel to the 2011 Australian hit film "Red Dog." Formats: DVD, VOD, Digital. Extras: “Discover Pilbara” featurette, “Koko’s View on a Red Dog Sequel” featurette, deleted scenes and alternate ending, storyboards, still gallery. (Lionsgate).

photo for Reset Reset (2017 -- China) Yang Mi, Wallace Huo, King Shih-Chieh, Liu Chang, Hummer Zhang, Wang Lidan. In the near future, scientist Xia Tian (Yang Mi) is on the verge of a major discovery: time travel. After she successfully sends living tissue back in time by 110 minutes, her years of work seem to have paid off, but everything unravels when her young son is kidnapped and held for a hefty ransom -- all of her research. When the drop goes sour and her son is killed, Xia Tian desperately sends herself back in time using her prototype, where she discovers multiple versions of her future self. Now, all of the Xia Tians must band together to save their son in this action-packed sci-fi thriller from producer Jackie Chan. Formats: Blu-ray Disc, VOD, Digital. (Well Go USA).

Resolution Song (2017) Lester Speight, Torrei Hart, Kennedy Slocum, John J. York, Ella Joyce, Cedric Williams. An inspiring drama about two families torn apart by tragedy. When misfortune strikes, a young man’s family begins rebuilding trust and seeking healing through the only thing that speaks through pain: the healing power of music. Formats: DVD, Digital. (Sony).

Sebastian (2017 -- Canada) James Fanizza, Alex House, Brian "Katya" McCook, Guifré Bantjes-Ràfols, Amanda Martinez. In this urban gay love story, sexy Argentinian hunk Sebastian (House) arrives in Toronto on a one week visit and meets his cousin's boyfriend, Alex (writer-director, Fanizza). Instant attraction leads Alex to question his rocky relationship with his boyfriend. As he and Sebastian decide to explore their forbidden passion, they connect deep in emotion. Alex must confront his conflicted feelings for his boyfriend and Sebastian, as well as some surprising, long buried secrets from his past. Formats: DVD, VOD, Digital. (Wolfe Video).

Shimmer and Shine: Beyond the Rainbow Falls (2017) In this fantastical collection of seven episodes from Nickelodeon, Shimmer, Shine and Leah travel beyond the Rainbow Falls for all-new magical adventures where they explore wondrous locales and meet exciting new friends. Whether they're recovering a magical Genie Gem, searching for Zac in the forest, or rescuing Zeta from a wild whirlpool, Shimmer, Shine and Leah are always ready to work together and lend a helping hand. Formats: DVD. (Paramount).

photo for Suburbicon Suburbicon (2017) Dir.: George Clooney; Matt Damon, Oscar Isaac, Josh Brolin, Julianne Moore. The idyllic town of Suburbicon is the perfect place for Gardner Lodge (Matt Damon*) to make a home. But beneath this tranquil surface lies a disturbing reality, where nothing is as it seems. When a break-in leads to the shocking murder of his wife, Gardner must navigate the town’s underbelly of deceit and violence to protect his family from further harm. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, VOD, Digital. Blu-ray extras: Commentary by George Clooney and writer Grant Heslov, "Welcome to Suburbicon" featurette, "The Unusual Suspects: Casting," "Scoring Suburbicon." (Paramount).

Thirsty (2017) Scott Townsend, Deirdre Lovejoy, Jonny Beauchamp, Cole Canzano, Christopher Rivera, Malina Weissman. Award-winning, post-queer musical. The true-life story of Scott Townsend, who, from a tender age, was ruled by his slippery gender. Growing up a girly-boy in the projects of Cambridge, Mass, under the watch of Doris, his dysfunctional, single mom, Scott was prey to bullying and assault. Already a talented singer and performer, Scott grew up to be revered drag queen Thirsty Burlington, and to delight club-goers in Provincetown, Mass, with her spot-on impersonation of Cher. But even in a gay mecca, being Thirsty comes at a price. Inspired by events in Scott/Thirsty's life. Formats: DVD, VOD, Digital. (Breaking Glass Pictures).

24 Hours to Live (2017) Ethan Hawke, Paul Anderson, Liam Cunningham, Rutger Hauer. Travis Conrad (Hawke) is a former special-ops marine turned mercenary who is lured out of retirement by the covert company that used to employ him. After Travis is killed during a brutal firefight, a new regeneration surgery gives him a second chance at life—and one last shot at redemption. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, VOD, Digital. (Lionsgate).

Victor Crowley (2017) Set a decade after the events of the "Hatchet" series' first three films, this sequel reunites "Hatchet" mainstays Kane Hodder and Parry Shen for an all-new journey into the haunted, blood-drenched bayou. In 2007, over 40 people were brutally torn to pieces in Louisiana's Honey Island Swamp. Over the past decade, lone survivor Andrew Yong's claims that local legend Victor Crowley was responsible for the horrific massacre have been met with great controversy, but when a twist of fate puts him back at the scene of the tragedy, Crowley is mistakenly resurrected and Yong must face the bloodthirsty ghost from his past. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc, VOD, Digital. (Dark Sky Films).

photo for Walking Out Walking Out (2017) Josh Wiggins, Matt Bomer. An estranged father and son are forced to rely on one another to survive an unforgiving wilderness in this thriller. Once a year, 14-year-old David travels from his mother’s home in Texas to visit his loner father, Cal, in the remote mountains of Montana. There, the two embark on their annual hunting excursion, during which the taciturn Cal attempts to connect with his smartphone-addicted son. But when a terrifying turn of events leaves Cal critically wounded, it’s up to the teenage David to summon enough strength for both of them. Formats: DVD, Blu-ray Disc. Extras: Behind-the-scenes footage, trailer. (IFC Films/Shout! Factory).

Woody Woodpecker (2018) Timothy Omundson, Thaila Ayala, Graham Verchere, Jordana Largy, and Eric Bauza as the voice of Woody. Woody Woodpecker is a legendary icon created by Walter Lantz in 1940, and "Woody Woodpecker & Friends" has entertained kids for more than photo for Woody Woodpecker75 years. Woody Woodpecker cartoons first appeared in theaters until they debuted on television in 1957. Now Woody Woodpecker is back with his signature laugh, wacky antics and wisecracks in his first ever live-action/animated film. Woody must protect his forest home from Lance Walters (Omundson), who starts building his dream mansion in the forest with his son, Tommy (Verchere), and fiancée, Vanessa (Ayala). To make matters worse, Woody must avoid the clutches of two grizzly poachers. With a series of crazy hijinks to sabotage their plans, Woody proves he’ll stop at nothing to defend his turf. Formats: DVD, VOD, Digital. Extras: "Guess Who? The Evolution of Woody," "The Making of Woody Woodpecker" behind-the-scenes featurette, "Working with Woody." (Universal).

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