Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: Carol, The Peanuts Movie, The Night Before, and More

The Penuts Movie on Blu-ray Announcemnt

Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD for the week of January 16, 2016 includes Carol, The Peanuts Movie, The Night Before, and more. Continue reading

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Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: Spectre, Pretty Little Liars, The 33, and More

Spectre Blu-Ray Releaes Announcement

Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD for the week of January 9, 2016 includes Spectre, Pretty Little Liars, The 33, Secret in their Eyes, and more. Continue reading

Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: Truth, Love the Coopers, Extraction, and More

While we provide you with a list of available new releases Now Available to Own every Tuesday, Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD looks at all of the recent home video announcements. For the week of December 26, 2015 we have the Truth, Love the Coopers, Extraction, and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 2, 2016

Truth (James Vanderbilt) Rated R [121 min] – Newsroom drama detailing the 2004 CBS 60 Minutes report investigating then-President George W. Bush’s military service, and the subsequent firestorm of criticism that cost anchor Dan Rather and producer Mary Mapes their careers. Starring Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Dennis Quaid, and Elisabeth Moss [Watch the Trailer]

Special features include:

  • Featurette: The Team
  • Q&A with Cate Blanchett, Elisabeth Moss and James Vanderbilt
  • Commentary with Director James Vanderbilt, Producers Brad Fischer and William Sherak
  • Deleted Scenes (Blu-ray exclusive)
  • Featurette: The Reason For Being (Blu-ray exclusive)

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Available on Blu-ray February January 12, 2016

The Devil Wears Prada: 10th Anniversary Edition Rated (David Frankel) Rated PG-13 [109 min] – A smart but sensible new graduate lands a job as an assistant to Miranda Priestly, the demanding editor-in-chief of a high fashion magazine. Starring Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, Stanley Tucci, Simon Baker, and Adrian Grenier

Special features include:

  • Audio Commentary with Director David Frankel, Producer Wendy Finerman, Costume Designer Patricia Field, Screenwriter Aline Brosh McKenna, Editor Mark Livolsi and Director of Photography Florian Ballhaus
  • Deleted Scenes with Director and Editor Commentary
  • Gag Reel
  • Trivia Track
  • Digital HD

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Available on Blu-ray and DVD February 9, 2016; Digital HD February 2, 2016

Love the Coopers (Jessie Nelson) Rated PG-13 [107 min] – When four generations of the Cooper clan come together for their annual Christmas Eve celebration, a series of unexpected visitors and unlikely events turn the night upside down, leading them all toward a surprising rediscovery of family bonds and the spirit of the holiday. Starring Diane Keaton, John Goodman, Ed Helms, Alex Borstein, Marisa Tomei, Amanda Seyfried, Alan Arkin, and Timothée Chalamet

Special features include:

  • Making the Coopers” Featurette
  • “Rags the Dog” Featurette
  • “Fun on Set” Featurette
  • Music Video by Alison Krauss & Robert Plant

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 23, 2016

Extraction (Steven C. Miller) Rated R [83 min] – A former CIA operative is kidnapped by a group of terrorists. When his son learns there is no plan for his father to be saved, he launches his own rescue operation. Starring Bruce Willis, Kellan Lutz, and Gina Carano

Special features include:

  • Audio Commentary with Director Steven C. Miller and Actor Kellan Lutz
  • “The Making of Extraction” Featurette
  • Extended Interviews with the Cast & Crew
  • Deleted/Extended Scenes

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Available on Blu-ray and DVD March 1, 2016; Digital HD February 16, 2016

Miss You Already (Catherine Hardwicke) Rated PG-13 [112 min] – The friendship between two life-long girlfriends is put to the test when one starts a family and the other falls ill. Starring Drew Barrymore, Toni Collette, and Dominic Cooper

Special features include:

  • Deleted Scenes with Optional Director Commentary
  • “With Love: Making Miss You Already” Featurette
  • “There’s a Place” Music Video by The All-American Rejects
  • On-Set Selfies
  • Filmmaker Commentary
  • A Director’s Lookbook of Milly’s Party

And that’s it for this week. What are you looking forward to picking up when they release?

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Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: Steve Jobs, Fargo Season 2, Burnt, and More

While we provide you with a list of available new releases Now Available to Own every Tuesday, Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD looks at all of the recent home video announcements. For the week of December 19, 2015 we have the Steve Jobs, Fargo Season 2, Burnt, Our Brand is Crisis, and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 16, 2016

Steve Jobs (Danny Boyle) Rated R [122 min] – Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. Starring Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, Jeff Daniels, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Katherine Waterston

Special features include:

  • Inside Jobs: The Making of Steve Jobs
  • Feature Commentary with Director Danny Boyle
  • Feature Commentary with Writer Aaron Sorkin and Editor Elliot Graham

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 23, 2016

Fargo Season 2 (Noah Hawley) A drifter named Lorne Malvo arrives in small-town Minnesota and influences the population with his malice and violence, including put-upon insurance salesman Lester Nygaard. Starring Kirsten Dunst, Patrick Wilson, Ted Danson, Jeffrey Donovan, Kieran Culkin, and Brad Garrett

Special features include:

  • Lou on Lou: A Conversation with Patrick Wilson, Keith Carradine and Noah Hawley
  • Waffles and Bullet Holes: A Return to Sioux Falls
  • The Films of Ronald Reagan: Extended Fargo cut
  • The True History of Crime in the Midwest
  • Skip Sprang TV Commercial

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 26, 2016

Burnt (John Wells) Rated R [101 min] – Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) is a Chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars. Starring Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Daniel Brühl, and Riccardo Scamarcio [Watch the Trailer]

Special features include:

  • Burnt: In the Kitchen with Bradley Cooper
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Q&A highlights with the Director and cast
  • Feature Commentary with Director John Wells and Executive Chef Consultant Marcus Wareing

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Available on Blu-ray and DVD February 2, 2016; and Digital HD January 19, 2016

Our Brand Is Crisis (David Gordon Green) Rated R [107 min] – An American woman, well-versed in political campaigns, is sent to the war-torn lands of South America to help install a new leader but is threatened to be thwarted by a long-term rival. Starring Sandra Bullock, Billy Bob Thornton, Anthony Mackie, and Joaquim de Almeida [Watch the Trailer]

Special features include:

  • Sandra Bullock: A Role Like No Other featurette.

Paranormal Activity The Marked Ones Blu-ray and DVD

Available on Blu-ray and DVD January 12, 2016; and Digital HD December 18

Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (Gregory Plotkin) Rated R [88 min] – Using a special camera that can see spirits, a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan.Director: Stars: Chris J. Murray, Brit Shaw, Ivy George, and Dan Gill

  • Special features not yet announced

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 9, 2016

Grandma (Paul Weitz) Rated R [79 min] – Self-described misanthrope Elle Reid has her protective bubble burst when her 18-year-old granddaughter, Sage, shows up needing help. The two of them go on a day-long journey that causes Elle to come to terms with her past and Sage to confront her future. Starring Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner, Marcia Gay Harden, and Judy Greer

Special features include:

  • A Family Portrait: The Making of Grandma
  • Q&A with Lily Tomlin, Sam Elliott, and director Paul Weitz
  • Commentary with Lily Tomlin, Sam Elliott, Julia Garner and Paul Weitz

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Available on DVD February 2, 2016

Meadowland (Reed Morano) Rated R [105 min] – In the hazy aftermath of an unimaginable loss, Sarah and Phil come unhinged, recklessly ignoring the repercussions. Phil starts to lose sight of his morals; Sarah takes off on a potentially disastrous journey, falling deeper into her own fever dream. Starring Olivia Wilde, Luke Wilson, John Leguizamo, Ty Simpkins, Giovanni Ribisi, Juno Temple, and Elisabeth Moss [Watch the Trailer]

  • Special features not yet announced

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD March 1, 2016

 Don Verdean (Jared Hess) Rated PG-13 [90 min] – A self-professed biblical archaeologist who has fallen on hard times starts to bend the truth in order to continue inspiring the faithful. Starring Sam Rockwell, Amy Ryan, and Jemaine Clement

Special features include:

  • “Digging In: Behind the Scenes of Don Verdean” Featurette
  • “Behind the Sounds” Featurette
  • Audio Commentary with Director Jared Hess

And that’s it for this week. What are you looking forward to picking up when they release?

Stay tuned for more Blu-Ray and DVD announcements every Saturday.


All plot synopses courtesy of IMDb.com

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Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: The Martian, The Leftovers, and More

While we provide you with a list of available new releases Now Available to Own every Tuesday, Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD looks at all of the recent home video announcements. For the week of December 12, 2015 we have the The Martian, The Leftovers Season 2, Goosebumps, and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 12, 2016

The Martian (Ridley Scott) Rated PG-13 [141 min] – During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Starring Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Kate Mara, Michael Peña, Donald Glover, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Jeff Daniels

Special features include:

  • Signal Acquired: Writing and Direction
    • Learn how the producers brought an acclaimed novel, a master director and a stellar cast together for THE MARTIAN.
  • Occupy Mars: Casting and Costumes
    • Matt Damon and his ensemble of incredibly talented actors discuss their roles in THE MARTIAN.
  • 5 Theatrical In-World Pieces
    • Ares III: Farewell
    • The Right Stuff
    • Ares: Our Greatest Adventure
    • Leave Your Mark
    • Bring Him Home
  • Ares III: Refocused
    • Seven years after the events of Ares 3, take a deeper look at the true story behind Mark Watney’s daring rescue
  • Gag Reel
  • Production Gallery

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 2, 2016

Bridge of Spies (Steven Spielberg) Rated PG-13 [135 min] – An American lawyer is recruited by the CIA during the Cold War to help rescue a pilot detained in the Soviet Union. Starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Alan Alda, and Amy Ryan [Watch the Trailer]

Special features include:

  • “Berlin 1961: Re-creating The Divide” – Experience the Berlin Wall, Checkpoint Charlie and Frederic Pryor’s arrest through a mix of archival imagery, behind-the-scenes moments and firsthand accounts.
  • “U-2 Spy Plane” – Witness the making of the spectacular U-2 plane crash sequence with archival voiceover by U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers, and a cameo by his son, Francis Gary Powers, Jr.
  • “Spy Swap: Looking Back On The Final Act” – Relive a page of Cold War history on the Glienicke Bridge while shooting the historic exchange of Soviet spy Rudolf Abel and U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers.
  • “A Case Of The Cold War: Bridge of Spies” – Delve deeper into the film’s characters and the real-life people on whom they’re based, and discover why the history behind “Bridge Of Spies” still resonates today.

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 9, 2016

The Leftovers Season 2 (Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta) Rated TV-MA [60 min] – Revolves around mysterious disappearances, world-wide, and specifically follows a group of people who are left behind in the suburban community of Mapleton. They must begin to rebuild their lives after the loss of more than 100 people. Starring Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman, Christopher Eccleston, Chris Zylka, Margaret Qualley, and Carrie Coon

  • Special features not yet announced

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 9, 2016

Crimson Peak (Guillermo del Toro) Rated R [119 min] – In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds…and remembers. Starring Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston, and Charlie Hunnam [Watch the Trailer]

Special features include:

  • Feature Commentary with co-writer and Director Guillermo Del Toro
  • Deleted Scenes
  • The Light and Dark of Crimson Peak – Crimson Peak offers a stylized turn of the century with carefully crafted visuals that provide the perfect backdrop for Del Toro’s brand of psychological horror. Follow the phases of production to discover a booming America and a dark and removed England portrayed with a multi-layered sophistication unlike any seen in recent cinema.
  • Beware Of Crimson Peak – Tom Hiddleston (Sir Thomas Sharpe) offers a walking tour of the many secret spaces in Allerdale Hall.
  • I Remember Crimson Peak – A series of interviews with director Guillermo del Toro and his standout cast, Mia Wasikowska, Tom Hiddleston and Jessica Chastain.
  • A Living Thing –An army of artisans was amassed to construct the Sharpe mansion on North America’s largest soundstage. Witness first-hand and in great detail the construction of Del Toro’s most elaborate set to date.
  • A Primer on Gothic Romance – Employing his encyclopedic knowledge and passion for the genre, Guillermo del Toro traces the lineage of Gothic Romance in cinema. Using Crimson Peak as the basis, Del Toro outlines the history of cinematic terror and illuminates the differences between traditional scares and elevated horror.
  • Crimson Phantoms – Del Toro’s approach to make-up effects is discussed by award-winning effects house DDT. In this piece, they offer an exclusive look inside their workshop, where they deconstruct the creation of the film’s most disturbing prosthetic effects. The discussion delves into the mythology of these elegant creatures and how Del Toro’s belief in the supernatural informed the design and narrative of the ghosts.
  • Hand Tailored Gothic – Costume designer Kate Hawley unravels her collaboration with Del Toro and reveals the symbolism constantly at play in the wardrobe’s design.

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Available on 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 26, 2016

Goosebumps (Rob Letterman) Rated PG [103 min] – A teenager teams up with the daughter of young adult horror author R.L. Stine after the writer’s imaginary demons are set free on the town of Greendale, Maryland. Starring Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush, and Ryan Lee [Watch the Trailer]

Special features include:

  • Beginners Guide to Surviving a Goosebumps Creature
  • Strange Things are Happening…On-Set
  • Alternate Opening
  • Alternate Ending
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Cast Blooper Reel
  • All About Slappy
  • Creaturefied!
  • Casting Gallery

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 5, 2016

Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (Christopher Landon) Rated R [93 min] – Three scouts, on the eve of their last camp-out, discover the true meaning of friendship when they attempt to save their town from a zombie outbreak. Starring Tye Sheridan, Logan Miller, Joey Morgan, and Sarah Dumont [Watch the Trailer]

  • Special features not yet announced

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Available on Blu-ray and DVD February 2, 2016; Digital HD January 12, 2016

The Last Witch Hunter (Breck Eisner) Rated PG-13 [106 min] – The last witch hunter is all that stands between humanity and the combined forces of the most horrifying witches in history. Starring Vin Diesel, Rose Leslie, Elijah Wood, and Ólafur Darri Ólafsson

Special features include:

  • “Crafting the Magic: The Last Witch Hunter” Featurette
  • Animated Short Films – The Origins of the Axe and Cross
  • The Last Witch Hunter Sizzle Reel / “Paint It, Black”
  • Audio Commentary with Director Breck Eisner
  • Deleted Scenes

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 26, 2016

The Assassin (2015) (Hsiao-Hsien Hou) Unrated [105 min] – An assassin accepts a dangerous mission to kill a political leader in seventh-century China. Starring: Qi Shu, Chen Chang, and Satoshi Tsumabuki

Special features include:

  • Nie Yinniang
  • The Actors: No Rehearsals
  • The Fights Between Masters
  • A Time Machine to the Tang Dynasty

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 9, 2016

MI-5 (Bharat Nalluri) Rated R [104 min] – When a terrorist escapes custody during a routine handover, Will Holloway must team with disgraced MI5 Intelligence Chief Harry Pearce to track him down before an imminent terrorist attack on London. Starring Kit Harington, Peter Firth, and Jennifer Ehle

Special features include:

  • The Making of MI-5″ Featurette
  • Deleted Scenes

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Available on DVD January 5, 2016

Broad City (Ilana Glazer, Abbi Jacobson) Rated TV-14 [22 min] – Broad City follows two women throughout their daily lives in New York City, making the smallest and mundane events hysterical and disturbing to watch all at the same time. Starring Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, and Hannibal Buress

Special features include:

  • Outtakes & Deleted Scenes
  • Pop-Up Enhanced Episode
  • “Hack Into Broad City” Series
  • “Body By Trey” Videos

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD March 1, 2016

Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League – Cosmic Clash (Rick Morales) Unrated [Time N/A] – The brilliant, hyper-obsessive-compulsive, super-computer Brainiac is combing the universe fornew additions to his collection of worlds when he stumbles upon a ripe planet for his taking –Earth. Starring Nolan North, Troy Baker, Grey Griffin, Josh Keaton, Khary Payton, and James Arnold Taylor

Special features include:

  • Featurette – “The Justice League: Caught On Camera” – They may be the greatest crime fighters, but Superman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Flash, Cyborg and Supergirl test Batman’s patience by flubbing their lines, missing their cues and basically stinking up the screen literally!

And that’s it for this week. What are you looking forward to picking up when they release?

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Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: Snow White, Black Mass, The Intern, and More

While we provide you with a list of available new releases Now Available to Own every Tuesday, Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD looks at all of the recent home video announcements. For the week of December 5, 2015 we have the Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Black Mass, The Intern, Jem and the Holograms, and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

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Available on Blu-ray and DVD February 2, 2016; Digital HD January 19, 2016

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (David Hand, Larry Morey, Wilfred Jackson, Ben Sharpsteen, Perce Pearce, and William Cottrell) Rated G [83 min] – Snow White, pursued by a jealous queen, hides with the Dwarfs, but the queen learns of this and prepares to feed her a poison apple. Starring Adriana Caselotti, Harry Stockwell, and Lucille La Verne

Special features include:

  • In Walt’s Words: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – For the first time ever, hear Walt himself talk about Snow White.
  • Iconography – Explore how this film influences pop culture, art, and fashion.
  • @DisneyAnimation: Designing Disney’s First Princess – Modern day Disney artists discuss the design of Snow White and how it influenced the look of some of your favorite Disney characters.
  • The Fairest Facts of Them All: 7 Facts You May Now Know About Snow White – Disney Channel star Sofia Carson reveals seven intriguing facts about Snow White.
  • Snow White in Seventy Seconds – Rap along with this hip reimagining of the story.
  • Alternate Sequence: The Prince Meets Snow White – A never–before-seen story board sequence where the Prince meets Snow White.
  • And MORE!

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Available on Blu-ray and DVD January 19, 2016; Digital HD December 22

The Intern (Nancy Meyers) Rated PG-13 [121 min] – 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin. Starring Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Rene Russo, Adam DeVine, and Anders Holm

Special features include:

  • Learning From Experience
  • Designs on Life
  • The Three Interns

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Available on Blu-ray and DVD February 16, 2016; Digital HD January 12, 2016

Black Mass (Scott Cooper) Rated R [122 min] – The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf. Starring Johnny Depp, Benedict Cumberbatch, Joel Edgerton, Jesse Plemons, Dakota Johnson, Adam Scott, Kevin Bacon, Peter Sarsgaard, Corey Stoll, David Harbour, and Julianne Nicholson

Special features include:

  • The Manhunt for Whitey Bulger
  • Johnny Depp: Becoming Whitey Bulger
  • Black Mass: Deepest Cover, Darkest Crime

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 2, 2016

Suffragette (Sarah Gavron) Rated PG-13 [106 min] – The foot soldiers of the early feminist movement, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal State. Starring Carey Mulligan, Anne-Marie Duff, Helena Bonham Carter, and Meryl Streep

Special features include:

  • Inside Suffragette
  • Suffragette: Looking Back, Looking Forward
  • Making the VFX for Suffragette
  • Feature Commentary with Director Sarah Gavron and Screenwriter Abi Morgan

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD March 8, 2016

Macbeth (2015) (Justin Kurzel) Rated R [113 min] – Macbeth, a Thane of Scotland, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself. Starring Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, and Jack Madigan

Special features include:

  • Q&A with Michael Fassbender
  • “Making Macbeth” featurette

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 19, 2016

Jem and the Holograms (Jon M. Chu) Rated PG [118 min] – As a small-town girl catapults from underground video sensation to global superstar, she and her three sisters begin a journey of discovering that some talents are too special to keep hidden.Starring Aubrey Peeples, Stefanie Scott, Aurora Perrineau, Hayley Kiyoko, Molly Ringwald, and Juliette Lewis [Watch the Trailer]

Special features include:

  • Gag Reel
  • “Youngblood” Music Video
  • Glam, Glitter, Fashion, and Fame: The Reinvention of Jem
  • Feature Commentary with Producer/Director Jon M. Chu

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 2, 2016

Rock the Kasbah (Barry Levinson) Rated R [100 min] – A down-on-his-luck music manager discovers a teenage girl with an extraordinary voice while on a music tour in Afghanistan and takes her to Kabul to compete on the popular television show, Afghan Star. Starring Bill Murray, Leem Lubany, Zooey Deschanel, and Bruce Willis

Special features include:

  • Richie Lanz: The Man and the Music
  • Bill Murray Rocks

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Available on Blu-ray March 22, 2016

Freaks and Geeks: The Collector’s Edition (Paul Feig) Rated TV-14 [44 min] – After her grandmother’s death, a high school mathlete starts hanging out with a group of burnouts while her younger brother navigates his freshman year. Starring Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco, Seth Rogen, Samm Levine, Jason Segel, and Martin Starr

Special features include:

  • All 18 episodes in both original aspect ratio (1.33:1) and widescreen (1.78:1)
  • Museum of Television & Radio Panel Discussion
  • Complete Script for a Never-Shot Episode
  • Three Full-Episode Table Reads
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Original Cast Audition Footage
  • Raw Footage
  • Mr. Rosso Live in Concert
  • Sober Students Improv Players
  • Tales of the Secret Service
  • NBC Promos and EPK
  • Behind the Scenes
  • Seven Minutes in Heaven
  • Graduation
  • Thanks, Goodbye
  • McKinley High lives on.
  • New booklet packed with a letter and Q&A from creators Paul Feig and Judd Apatow, essays, and memorabilia
  • And More

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 8, 2016

The Lobster (Yorgos Lanthimos) Unrated [118 min] – In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods. StarringJacqueline Abrahams, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Jessica Barden, Rachel Weisz, and Colin Farrell

Special features include:

  • No special features have been announced yet

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Available on DVD and Digital HD January 5, 2016

Little House on the Prairie: The Complete Eighth Season (Blanche Hanalis) Rated TV-PG [60 min] [DVD Only] – The life and adventures of the Ingalls family in the 19th century American West. Starring Melissa Gilbert, Michael Landon, Lindsay Greenbush, Sidney Greebush, Karen Grassle, and Melissa Sue Anderson

Special features include:

  • “Look Back to Yesterday” Movie Special
  • “The Last Farewell” Movie Special

And that’s it for this week. What are you looking forward to picking up when they release?

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Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: The Walk, Freeheld, and More

While we provide you with a list of available new releases Now Available to Own every Tuesday, Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD looks at all of the recent home video announcements. For the week of November 28, 2015 we have the The Walk, Freeheld, Irrational Man, and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

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Available on 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 5, 2016

The Walk (Robert Zemeckis) Rated PG [123 min] – In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the the immense void between the World Trade Center towers. Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Charlotte Le Bon, Guillaume Baillargeon, and Émilie Leclerc

Special features include:

  • Pillars of Support
  • First Steps
  • The Amazing Walk
  • Deleted Scenes

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Available on Blu-ray and DVD February 2, 2016; Digital HD January 19, 2016

Freeheld (Peter Sollett) Rated PG-13 [103 min] – New Jersey police lieutenant, Laurel Hester, and her registered domestic partner, Stacie Andree, both battle to secure Hester’s pension benefits when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Starring Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Steve Carell, and Michael Shannon

Special features include:

  • “The Making of Freeheld” Featurette
  • “Freeheld to Freedom: Ocean County Then and Now” Featurette
  • Oscar-winning Documentary Short “FREEHELD”
  • Audio Commentary with Director Peter Sollett and Actors Julianne Moore and Ellen Page

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 12, 2016

Irrational Man (Woody Allen) Rated R [96 min] – A tormented philosophy professor finds a will to live when he commits an existential act. Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone, Parker Posey, and Joe Stapleton

Special features include:

  • On the Red Carpet: Los Angeles Film Premiere
  • Photo Gallery

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Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 2, 2016

Man Up (Ben Palmer) Rated R [88 min] – A single woman takes the place of a stranger’s blind date, which leads to her finding the perfect boyfriend.Starring Lake Bell, Simon Pegg, and Olivia Williams

Special features include:

  • Gag Reel
  • Simon and Lake Interview Clips
  • “The Seven Beats of Man Up” Featurette

And that’s it for this week. What are you looking forward to picking up when they release?

Stay tuned for more Blu-Ray and DVD announcements every Saturday.


All plot synopses courtesy of IMDb.com

Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD

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2015 Black Friday Deals Guide: Movies, TV Series, and Games

It’s time to brace those bank accounts yet again as another Thanksgiving is upon us. Our 2015 Black Friday deals guide brings you all the best in movies, TV series, and gaming from Best Buy, Target, Walmart, Amazon.com, and GameStop. So strap on your armor and let us help you plan your Black Friday strategic plan this year.

Let’s begin!

Best Buy 2015 Black Friday Deals 

MOVIES AND TV SERIES

$1.99 Each

  • Step Brothers (DVD)
  • Zombieland (DVD)
  • Horton Hears a Who (DVD)
  • Spaceballs (DVD)
  • Project Almanac (DVD)
  • Star Trek Into Darkness (DVD)
  • Vacation (1983) (DVD)
  • The Wizard of Oz (DVD)
  • Good Will Hunting (DVD)
  • Winter’s Bone (DVD)
  • Dirty Dancing (1987) (DVD)
  • End of Watch (DVD)

$3.99 Each

  • X-Men (Blu-ray)
  • X-Men: First Class (Blu-ray)
  • Ghostbusters (Blu-ray)
  • Fight Club (Blu-ray)
  • Hitman (Blu-ray)
  • My Cousin Vinny (Blu-ray)
  • It Follows (Blu-ray)
  • The Family (Blu-ray)
  • The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Blu-ray)
  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes (Blu-ray)
  • Oculus (Blu-ray)
  • Alien (Blu-ray)
  • The November Man (Blu-ray)
  • The Blues Brothers (Blu-ray)
  • Transformers (Blu-ray)
  • Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (Blu-ray)
  • Robocop (2014) (Blu-ray)
  • Fargo (1996) (Blu-ray)
  • Transformers: Dark of the Moon (Blu-ray)
  • Taken (Blu-ray)
  • Taken 2 (Blu-ray)
  • Rain Man (Blu-ray)
  • The Terminator (Blu-ray)
  • A Good Day to Die Hard (Blu-ray)
  • The Princess Bride (Blu-ray)
  • Prometheus (Blu-ray)
  • Quantum of Solace (Blu-ray)
  • The Sandlot (Blu-ray)
  • Skyfall (Blu-ray)
  • Licence to Kill (Blu-ray)
  • Tomorrow Never Dies (Blu-ray)
  • Dr. No (Blu-ray)
  • Goldeneye (Blu-ray)
  • Goldfinger (Blu-ray)
  • Live and Let Die (Blu-ray)
  • Living Daylights (Blu-ray)
  • The Man with the Golden Gun (Blu-ray)
  • Moonraker (Blu-ray)
  • On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (Blu-ray)
  • The Spy Who Loved Me (Blu-ray)
  • Thunderball (Blu-ray)
  • A View to a Kill (Blu-ray)
  • You Only Live Twice (Blu-ray)
  • Diamonds are Forever (Blu-ray)
  • Die Another Day (Blu-ray)
  • The Wolverine (Blu-ray)
  • Sixteen Candles (Blu-ray)
  • The Internship (Blu-ray)

$4.99 Each

  • Orange is the New Black (Season 1) (Blu-ray)
  • Orange is the New Black (Season 2) (Blu-ray)
  • Hannibal (Season 1) (Blu-ray)
  • Django Unchained (Blu-ray)
  • Silver Linings Playbook (Blu-ray)
  • Sin City (Blu-ray)
  • Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (Blu-ray)
  • The Hunger Games (Blu-ray)
  • The Expendables 2 (Blu-ray)
  • The Expendables 3 (Blu-ray)
  • Ex Machina (Blu-ray)
  • Now You See Me (Blu-ray)
  • Pulp Fiction (Blu-ray)
  • Bad Santa
  • Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (Blu-ray)
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of DOOM (Blu-ray)
  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (Blu-ray)
  • Star Trek Into Darkness (Blu-ray)
  • World War Z (Blu-ray)
  • Bad Grandpa (Blu-ray)
  • The Amazing Spider-Man (Blu-ray)
  • American Hustle (Blu-ray)
  • Anchorman (Blu-ray)
  • The Walking Dead (Season 1) (DVD)
  • The Goldbergs (Season 1) (DVD)
  • Family Guy (Vol. 12) (DVD)
  • Dexter (Season 1) (DVD)
  • NCIS (Season 1) (DVD) (DVD)
  • Full House (Season 1) (DVD)
  • Mad Men (Season 5) (DVD)
  • Sons of Liberty (DVD)
  • Batman (1966) (Season 1) (DVD)

$5.99 Each

  • American Sniper (Blu-ray)
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (Blu-ray)
  • The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (Blu-ray)
  • Birdman (Blu-ray)
  • Gone Girl (Blu-ray)
  • Ice Age (Blu-ray)
  • Ice Age: Continental Drift (Blu-ray)
  • Night at the Museum Secret of the Tomb (Blu-ray)
  • Taken 3 (Blu-ray)
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past (Blu-ray)
  • Godzilla (2014) (Blu-ray)
  • How to Train Your Dragon (Blu-ray)
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2 (Blu-ray)
  • Office Space (Blu-ray)
  • The Monuments Men (Blu-ray)
  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (Blu-ray)
  • Captain Phillips (Blu-ray)
  • The Dark Knight (Blu-ray)
  • The Dark Knight Rises (Blu-ray)
  • Vacation (1983) (Blu-ray)
  • Rio (Blu-ray)Rio 2 (Blu-ray)
  • Mr. Peabody and Sherman (Blu-ray)
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (Blu-ray)
  • Exodus: Gods and Kings (Blu-ray)
  • The Best of Me (Blu-ray)
  • 300: Rise of an Empire (Blu-ray)
  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Blu-ray)
  • Divergent (Blu-ray)
  • The Wizard of Oz: 75th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray)
  • Jersey Boys (Blu-ray)
  • Jack Reacher (Blu-ray)
  • Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (Blu-ray)
  • Wild (Blu-ray)
  • Penguins of Madagascar (Blu-ray)
  • 12 Years a Slave (Blu-ray)
  • Earth to Echo (Blu-ray)
  • Joy Ride 3 (Blu-ray)
  • Brick Mansions (Blu-ray)
  • Draft Day (Blu-ray)
  • Maggie (Blu-ray)
  • Whiplash (DVD)

$7.99 Each

  • Entourage (2015) (Blu-ray)
  • Magic Mike XXL (Blu-ray)
  • San Andreas (Blu-ray)
  • San Andreas (Blu-ray)
  • St. Vincent (Blu-ray)
  • The Imitation Game (Blu-ray)
  • Mad Max: Fury Road (Blu-ray)
  • Poltergeist (2015) (Blu-ray)
  • Unfinished Business (Blu-ray)
  • Before I Go to Sleep (Blu-ray)
  • Non-Stop (Blu-ray)
  • John Wick (Blu-ray)
  • Transformers: Age of Extinction (Blu-ray)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) (Blu-ray)
  • The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (Blu-ray)
  • Edge of Tomorrow (Blu-ray)
  • Ouija (Blu-ray)
  • Oblivion (Blu-ray)
  • Jurassic Park III (Blu-ray)
  • Ride Along (Blu-ray)
  • Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (Blu-ray)
  • The Office (Season 8) (Blu-ray)
  • The Fast and the Furious (Blu-ray)
  • Fast & Furious (Blu-ray)
  • The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (Blu-ray)
  • 2 Fast 2 Furious (Blu-ray)
  • Neighbors (Blu-ray)
  • A Walk Among the Tombstones (Blu-ray)
  • Noah (Blu-ray)
  • Hercules (Blu-ray)
  • Survivor (Blu-ray)
  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Blu-ray)
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Blu-ray)
  • Into the Storm (Blu-ray)
  • Annabelle (Blu-ray)
  • Son of Batman (Blu-ray)
  • Batman vs. Robin (Blu-ray)
  • Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (Blu-ray)
  • Jupiter Ascending (Blu-ray)
  • Justice League: Gods and Monsters (Blu-ray)
  • Horrible Bosses 2 (Blu-ray)
  • Interstellar (Blu-ray)
  • Top Five (Blu-ray)
  • Dolphin Tale 2 (Blu-ray)
  • Paper Towns (DVD)
  • Spy (2015) (DVD)
  • Terminator: Genisys (DVD)
  • Southpaw (DVD)
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 (DVD)
  • Pitch Perfect 2 (DVD)
  • Empire (Season 1) (DVD)
  • Kingsman: Secret Service (DVD)

$9.99 Each

  • Inside Out (Blu-ray)
  • Cinderella (2015) (Blu-ray)
  • Home (Blu-ray)
  • True Detective (Season 1) (Blu-ray)
  • Band of Brothers (Blu-ray)
  • The Avengers (Blu-ray)
  • Iron Man 3 (Blu-ray)
  • Paddington (Blu-ray)
  • Paper Towns (Blu-ray)
  • The Theory of Everything (Blu-ray)
  • The Avengers (Blu-ray)
  • Spy (2015) (Blu-ray)
  • Fast Five (Blu-ray)
  • Furious 7 (Blu-ray)
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 (Blu-ray)
  • Pitch Perfect 2 (Blu-ray)
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past (Rogue Cut) (Blu-ray)
  • Kingsman: Secret Service (Blu-ray)
  • San Andres 3D (Blu-ray)
  • Person of Interest (Season 3) (Blu-ray)
  • Person of Interest (Season 4) (Blu-ray)
  • The Pacific (Blu-ray)
  • Silicon Valley (Season 1) (Blu-ray)
  • The Walking Dead (Season 1) (Blu-ray)
  • The Walking Dead (Season 2) (Blu-ray)
  • Black Sails (Season 1) (Blu-ray)
  • Black Sails (Season 2) (Blu-ray)
  • Falling Skies (Season 4) (Blu-ray)
  • The Following (Season 3) (Blu-ray)
  • Game of Thrones (Season 1) (DVD)
  • Game of Thrones (Season 2) (DVD)
  • The Walking Dead (Season 2) (DVD)
  • Vikings (Season 3) (DVD)
  • Homeland (Season 4) (DVD)
  • Modern Family (Season 6) (DVD)
  • American Horror Story: Asylum (DVD)
  • NCIS (Season 12) (DVD)
  • Gotham (Season 1) (DVD)
  • House of Cards (Season 3) (DVD)
  • Arrow (Season 2) (DVD)
  • Arrow (Season 3) (DVD)
  • The Big Bang Theory (Season 7) (DVD)
  • Supernatural (Season 10) (DVD)
  • Fifty Shades of Grey (DVD)
  • Pixels (DVD)
  • The Flash (Season 1) (DVD)
  • Outlander (Season 1 Vol. 1) (DVD)

$12.99 Each

  • Prometheus 3D (Blu-ray)
  • The Book of Life 3D (Blu-ray)
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2 in 3D (Blu-ray)
  • The Wizard of Oz (75th Anniversary Edition) (Blu-ray)
  • Exodus: Gods and Kings 3D (Blu-ray)
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D (Blu-ray)
  • Godzilla 3D (2014) (Blu-ray)
  • Penguins of Madagascar 3D (Blu-ray)
  • Rio 2 in 3D (Blu-ray)
  • Man of Steel 3D (Blu-ray)
  • 300: Rise of an Empire 3D (Blu-ray)

$13.99 Each

  • Cinderella (2015) (DVD)

$19.99 Each

  • Aladdin (Blu-ray)
  • Tomorrowland (Blu-ray)

Blu-Ray BOGO Movies

  • Ghostbusters 1 & 2 – $9.99
  • Hotel Transylvania – $9.99
  • Fury – $14.99
  • The Last Dragon – $9.99
  • Christine (1983) – $9.99
  • White House Down – $9.99
  • American Hustle – $9.99
  • Angels & Demons – $9.99
  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 – $9.99
  • The Monuments Men – $9.99
  • Elysium – $9.99
  • Olympus Has Fallen – $9.99
  • Whiplash – $14.99
  • The Interview – $9.99
  • The Equalizer – $14.99
  • Captain Phillips – $9.99
  • Joe Dirt – $9.99
  • Sex Tape – $9.99
  • The Raid 2: Redemption – $9.99
  • 22 Jump Street – $14.99
  • Godzilla (1998) – $9.99
  • Zero Dark Thirty – $9.99
  • This is the End – $9.99
  • Predestination – $9.99
  • Foxcatcher – $14.99
  • Layer Cake/Snatch – $9.99
  • The Amazing Spider-Man – $9.99
  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – $14.99
  • The Wedding Ringer – $14.99
  • Heavy Metal (1981) – $9.99
  • Bram Stoker’s Dracula – $14.99
  • Stalingrad (2013) – $9.99
  • Annie (2014) – $14.99
  • Insidious: Chapter 2 – $9.99
  • Home Sweet Hell – $9.99
  • Grown Ups 2 – $9.99
  • Burying the Ex – $9.99
  • Spider-Man 3 – $9.99
  • The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2015) – $9.99

VIDEO GAMES

Consoles and Handhelds

  • Xbox One Gears of War Ultimate Edition Bundle – $299.99
  • PS4 500GB Uncharted: Nathan Drake Collection – $299.99
  • PS4 500 GB Star Wars Battlefront Bundle w/ Star Wars Classics- $349.99
  • Nintendo Wii U w/ Splatoon and Super Smash Bros. – $249.99
  • Nintendo 3DS XL – $179.99

$7.99 Each

  • Call of Duty Ghosts (PS4, PS3, and Xbox One)

$9.99 Each

  • Assassin’s Creed Unity (PS4 & Xbox One)

$14.99 Each

  • Wolfenstein: The New Order (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • The Evil Within (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Evolve (Xbox One, PS4, and PC)
  • Watch Dogs (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Far Cry 4 (All Platforms Except Wii U, Wii, and PC)
  • Dishonored: Definitive Edition (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader (Nintendo 3DS)
  • Goosebumps: The Game (Nintendo 3DS)

$19.99 Each

  • Bloodborne (PS4 Only)
  • Final Fantasy Type-O HD (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Until Dawn (PS4 Only)
  • Hasbro Family Fun Pack (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • God of War III Remastered (PS4 Only)
  • Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD (PS4 Only)
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward (PS4 Only)
  • Helldivers: Super-Earth Ultimate Edition (PS4 Only)

$24.99 Each

  • Just Dance 2016 (All Platforms)
  • The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Batman: Arkham Knight (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • The Witcher: Wild Hunt (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Mad Max (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Mortal Kombat X (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection (PS4 & Xbox One)

$34.99 Each

  • Grand Theft Auto V (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Need For Speed (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Assassin’s Creed Syndicate (PS4 & Xbox One)
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (All Platforms Except Wii U, Wii, and PC)
  • Forza Motorsport 6 (Xbox One Only)
  • Splatoon (Wii U Only)
  • Super Smash Bros (Wii U Only)

$39.99 Each

  • Disney Infinity: 3.0 Edition Starter Pack (All Platforms Except Wii and PC)
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops III (PS3 and Xbox 360)
  • Destiny: The Taken King (All Platforms Except Wii U, Wii, and PC)

$49.99 Each

  • Skylanders SuperChargers Starter Pack (All Platforms)

$69.99 Each

  • Guitar Hero Live w/ Free Microphone (All Platforms)

$74.99 Each

  • LEGO Dimensions Start Pack (All Platforms Except Wii)

Accessories

  • PS4 Wireless Controller – $39.99
  • Xbox One Wireless Controller – $39.99
  • Sony Gold Wireless Stereo Headset for PS4/PS3 – $59.99
  • Turtle Beach – Ear Force Xbox One Wired Stereo Headset – $39.99

Continue Reading for the Target’s 2015 Black Friday Deals–>>

Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: Straight Outta Compton, Everest, UnReal, and More

While we provide you with a list of available new releases Now Available to Own every Tuesday, Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD looks at all of the recent home video announcements. For the week of November 21, 2015 we have the Straight Outta Compton, Everest, UnReal, and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

Everest 3D Blu-ray Box Cover ArtAvailable on 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD January 19, 2016; Digital HD December 22

Everest (Baltasar Kormákur) Rated PG-13 ]121 min] – A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm. Starring Jason Clarke, Ang Phula Sherpa, Thomas M. Wright, and Martin Henderson

Special features include:

  • LEARNING TO CLIMB: THE ACTOR’S JOURNEY – Cast members and the two film consultants who helped them prepare for the shoot discuss getting ready for the arduous production. (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • A MOUNTAIN OF WORK: RECREATING EVEREST – Bringing Everest to life required the filmmakers to recreate the mountain through state-of-the-art studio work and visual effects. The teams involved talk about how they made the seemingly impossible possible. (Blu-ray Exclusive)
  • RACE TO THE SUMMIT: THE MAKING OF EVEREST – The trials and tribulations of cast and crew as they journey to the foothills of Everest and beyond, battling the elements and forming deep bonds along the way.
  • ASPIRING TO AUTHENTICITY: THE REAL STORY – Recollections of the tragic events of May 10, 1996, from those who were there, as the cast and filmmakers discuss bringing this harrowing tale to life with authenticity and respect.
  • FEATURE COMMENTARY WITH DIRECTOR BALTASAR KORMÁKUR

Straight Outta Compton Blu-ray Box Cover ArtAvailable on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 19, 2016

Straight Outta Compton (F. Gary Gray) Rated R [147 min] – The group NWA emerges from the streets of Compton, California in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood. Starring O’Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Neil Brown Jr., and Paul Giamatti

Special features include:

  • Deleted Scenes (BD Exclusive)
  • Becoming N.W.A. (BD Exclusive): An in-depth look at how the producers and F. Gary Gray tackled the challenging task of casting these larger than life creators of gangster rap.
  • Never Before Seen Performance (BD Exclusive)
  • N.W.A. The Origins: N.W.A. was a group that changed history. Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, DJ Yella, and many others talk about their start in the 80’s and where it all began.
  • Impact: An exploration of the impact N.W.A. and specifically their breakout album that changed everything.
  • Director’s Journey: Utilizing a large amount of stand up interviews, we follow F. Gary Gray through the streets of Compton as he brings together the story of the founders of gangsta rap.
  • The Streets – Filming in Compton: Take a look through the lens of Director F. Gary Gray as he perfected the authentic feeling of what it was like to walk the streets of Compton.
  • N.W.A Performs in Detroit: We go behind the scenes of what this performance meant to the original members of N.W.A. as they saw their lyrics spark controversy against the corruption of the police in Los Angeles, as well as the thoughts of the actors performing the song on stage for the movie.
  • Feature Commentary with director/producer F. Gary Gray

Hotel Transylvania 2 Blu-ray Box Cover ArtAvailable on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 8, 2016

Hotel Transylvania 2 (Genndy Tartakovsky) Rated PG [89 min] – Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep Mavis from leaving the hotel.Director: Stars: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, and Kevin James

Special features include:

  • Fifth Harmony Music Video: “I’m In Love With A Monster”
  • Character Sketch Gallery
  • Feature Audio Commentary with Adam Sandler, Robert Smigel and Allen Covert
  • Feature Audio Commentary with Director Genndy Tartakovsky
  • Sing Along with Monster Scary-Oke!
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Make the Scary, Silly Sounds of Hotel Transylvania 2
  • How to Throw The Ultimate Monster Party
  • How to Draw Your Favorite Characters
  • The New Guys: Meet Vlad, Dennis, Kakie
  • And More…

The Transporter RefueledvAvailable on Blu-ray and DVD December 8; Digital HD December 1

The Transporter Refueled (Camille Delamarre) Rated PG-13 [96 min] – In the south of France, former special-ops mercenary Frank Martin enters into a game of chess with a femme-fatale and her three sidekicks who are looking for revenge against a sinister Russian kingpin. Starring Ed Skrein, Loan Chabanol, Ray Stevenson, and Lenn Kudrjawizki

Special features include:

  • Frank Martin: The Reluctant Hero
  • The Coeur Brise: Les Femmes of Refueled (Blu-ray Only)
  • Rocketing from 0-60 (Blu-ray Only)

UnReal Season 1 DVD Box Cover ArtAvailable on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 26, 2016

UnREAL Season 1 (Marti Noxon and Sarah Gertrude Shapiro) Rating N/A [42 min] – A behind-the-scenes look at the chaos surrounding the production of a dating competition program. Starring Shiri Appleby, Constance Zimmer, and Craig Bierko

Special features include:

  • Behind-the-Scenes Featurettes:
    •  “Are the Actresses Like Their Characters?”
    • “Constance Zimmer Talks Quinn and Chet’s Relationship”
    • “Faith’s Journey”
    • “How the Contestants Are Manipulated”
    • “Producing the Girls”
    •  “Quinn and Rachel Make a Dynamic Duo”
    • “Quinn-tessentials”
    • “Quinn-tessentials, Vol. 2”
    • Rachel Goldberg, Superproducer”
    • “Shiri Appleby and Ashley Scott Tell Mary’s Story”
    • “Who is Rachel’s Prince Charming?”
    • “Who’s Who on Set”

Captive DVD Box Cover ArtAvailable on DVD and Digital HD January 5, 2016

Captive (Jerry Jameson) [Limited] Rated PG-13 [97 min] – A single mother struggling with drug addiction is taken hostage in her own apartment by a man on the run after breaking out of jail and murdering the judge assigned to his case. Starring Kate Mara, David Oyelowo, Mimi Rogers, and Michael Kenneth Williams

Special features include:

  • Feature film in standard definition
  • Journey Through Darkness: Filming Captive
  • Faith and The Purpose Driven Life

Experimenter Blu-Ray Box Cover ArtAvailable on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 5, 2016

Experimenter (Michael Almereyda) Rated PG-13 [98 min] – Famed social psychologist Stanley Milgram, in 1961 conducted a series of radical behavior experiments that tested ordinary humans willingness to obey authority. Starring Taryn Manning, Winona Ryder, and Anton Yelchin

  • Special features have yet to be announced

 

Heist Blu-ray Box Cover ArtAvailable on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 5, 2016

Heist (Scott Mann) Rated R [93 min] – A father is without the means to pay for his daughter’s medical treatment. As a last resort, he partners with a greedy co-worker to rob a casino. When things go awry they’re forced to hijack a city busStarring Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Dave Bautista, and Robert De Niro

Special features include:

  • Commentary with Director Scott Mann, Actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan, and Writer Max S. Adams
  • Cast and Crew Interviews
  • “The Making of Heist” Featurette
  • Deleted/Extended Scenes

The Graduate Criterion Blu-ray Box Cover Art

Available on Criterion Blu-ray January 22, 2016

The Graduate (Mike Nichols) Rated PG [106 min] – A disillusioned college graduate finds himself torn between his older lover and her daughter. Starring Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, and Katharine Ross

Special features include:

  • New 4K digital restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray
  • Optional 5.1 surround remix, approved by director Mike Nichols, presented in DTS-HD Master Audio on the Blu-ray
  • Audio commentary from 2007 featuring Nichols in conversation with filmmaker Steven Soderbergh
  • Audio commentary from 1987 featuring film scholar Howard Suber
  • New interview with actor Dustin Hoffman
  • New conversation between producer Lawrence Turman and actor-screenwriter Buck Henry
  • New interview with film writer and historian Bobbie O’Steen about editor Sam O’Steen’s work on The Graduate
  • Students of “The Graduate,” a short documentary from 2007 on the film’s influence
  • “The Graduate” at 25, a 1992 featurette on the making of the film
  • Interview with Nichols by Barbara Walters, from a 1966 episode of NBC’s Today show
  • Excerpt from a 1970 appearance by singer-songwriter Paul Simon on The Dick Cavett Show
  • Screen tests
  • Trailer
  • PLUS: An essay by journalist and critic Frank Rich

And that’s it for this week. What are you looking forward to picking up when they release?

Stay tuned for more Blu-Ray and DVD announcements every Saturday.


All plot synopses courtesy of IMDb.com

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Coming Soon to Blu-Ray and DVD: Sicario, Pan, Deathgasm, and More

While we provide you with a list of available new releases Now Available to Own every Tuesday, Coming Soon to Blu-ray and DVD looks at all of the recent home video announcements. For the week of November 14, 2015 we have the Sicario, Pan, Legend, The Diary of a Teenage Girl, and more. Find out when they’ll be out and what special features movie fans can expect below.

Sicario Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 5, 2016

Sicario (Denis Villeneuve) Rated R [121 min] – An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by an elected government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico. Starring Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin, Benicio Del Toro, and Jon Bernthal

Special features include:

  • Stepping Into Darkness: The Visual Design of Sicario
  • Blunt, Brolin, and Benicio: Portraying the Characters of Sicario
  • A Pulse From The Desert: The Score of Sicario
  • Battle Zone: Inside The World of Sicario
  • And More…

Deathgasm Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 5, 2016

Deathgasm (Jason Lei Howden) Unrated [86 min] – Two teenage boys unwittingly summon an ancient evil entity known as The Blind One by delving into black magic while trying to escape their mundane lives. Starring Milo Cawthorne, James Blake, and Kimberley Crossman

  • Special features have yet to be announced

Pan Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on 3D Blu-Ray, Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD December 22

Pan (Joe Wright) Rated PG [111 min] – 12-year-old orphan Peter is spirited away to the magical world of Neverland, where he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destiny — to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan Starring Levi Miller, Hugh Jackman, Garrett Hedlund, and Rooney Mara [Watch the Trailer]

Special features include:

  • Director’s Commentary
  • Never Grow Up: The Legend of Pan
  • The Boy Who Would Be Pan
  • The Scoundrels of Neverland
  • Wondrous Realms

Legend Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 25, 2016

Legend (Brian Helgeland) Rated R [131 min] – The film tells the story of the identical twin gangsters Reggie and Ronnie Kray, two of the most notorious criminals in British history, and their organised crime empire in the East End of London during the 1960s. Starring Tom Hardy, Emily Browning, and Taron Egerton

Special features include:

  • Creating the Legend
  • Feature Commentary with Writer/Director Brian Helgeland

The Diary of a Teenage Girl Blu-ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 19, 2016

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (Marielle Heller) Rated R [102 min] – A teen artist living in 1970s San Francisco enters into an affair with her mother’s boyfriend. Starring Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgård, Kristen Wiig, and Christopher Meloni

  • Deleted Scenes
  • Marielles Journey: Bringing The Diary To Life A Making-of Featurette
  • LA Film Festival Q&A with Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgård, and Marielle Heller

Batman Bad Blood Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD February 2, 2016

Batman: Bad Blood (Jay Oliva) Rated PG-13 [Runtime N/A]– Bruce Wayne is missing. Alfred covers for him while Nightwing and Robin patrol Gotham City in his stead. And a new player, Batwoman, investigates Batman’s disappearance.Director:Writer: J.M. DeMatteisStars: Stuart Allan, Morena Baccarin, Steve Blum

Special features include:

  • An exclusive sneak peek at the next DC Universe Original Movie, Justice League vs. Teen Titans.
  • Putting the Fight in the Gotham – Batman is the world’s greatest detective, but he is also a formidable fighter. This documentary reveals the magic and strategy behind some of the best-choreographed fights in the latest animated film offering, Batman: Bad Blood.
  • Expanding the Family of Batman – From the Golden Age to today’s current super heroes, the Batman family has both increased in numbers and, occasionally and dramatically, lost some of its members. Each family member brings about a new shade to the Batman mythos while providing an exciting new perspective to the storytelling. This documentary is about the introduction of Batwoman and Batwing into the Batman family in this all-new animated film.
  • From the DC Comics Vault – Two 22-minute Episodes
    • Batman: The Brave and the Bold – “The Knights of Tomorrow”
    • Batman: The Animated Series – “Avatar”

The Condemned 2 Blu-Ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD January 16, 2016

The Condemned 2 (Roel Reiné) Rated R [90 min] – A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that’s broadcast to the public. Starring Randy Orton, Eric Roberts, and Wes Studi

Special features include:

  • “Drones” Featurette
  • “Fight for Your Life” Featurette

Extant Season 2 Blu-ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray and DVD December 15

Extant Season 2 (Mickey Fisher) Rated TV-14 [42 min] – An astronaut struggles to learn how she became pregnant while on a 13-month-long solo space mission. StarringHalle Berry, Pierce Gagnon, and Grace Gummer

  • Special features have yet to be announced

Under the Dome Blu-ray Box Cover Art

Available on Blu-ray and DVD December 8

Under the Dome Season 3 (Brian K. Vaughan) Rated TV-14 [43 min] – An invisible and mysterious force field descends upon a small fictional town of Chester’s Mill, Maine, USA, trapping residents inside, cut off from the rest of civilization. The trapped townsfolk must discover the secrets and purpose of the “dome” and its origins, while coming to learn more than they ever knew about each other. Starring Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch

Special features include:

  • Extended and Deleted Scenes
  • Return To The Dome: A Look At Season 3
  • Life Under The Dome: Behind-The-Scenes of Season 3
  • The Season Finale
  • The Device
  • Meet Indy The Dog
  • Gag Reel

Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collection

Available on Blu-ray and DVD November 3

Kick off the holidays with the family favorites from the Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collection featuring Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town 45th Anniversary Collection, Frosty the Snowman 45th Anniversary Collector’s Edition, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 50th Anniversary Collector’s Edition, and The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector’s Edition Gift Set featuring all-new bonus material, including singing, fun facts, crafts, and more.

Santa Claus is Comin’ To Town! 45th Anniversary Collector’s Edition special features include:

  • Be an Artist and Create – Learn to draw Santa and Topper the Penguin from DreamWorks Animation’s Director of Character Animation Joe Vance. Plus, craft activities for the whole family.
  • Kringle Jingle – It’s a holiday tradition to sing carols with friends and loved ones. With this musical feature, some adorable young children lead the singing of the classic holiday song, “Santa Claus is Comin’ To Town.” A delightful way to get into the holiday spirit.
  • Santa Special Delivery – In honor of the 45th anniversary, enjoy a peek inside Santa’s mailbag to learn 45 fun and interesting facts about the Rankin/Bass holiday special and the Christmas holiday.

Frosty The Snowman 45th Anniversary Collector’s Edition special features include:

  • Be an Artistand Create- DreamWorks Animation’s Director of Character Animation Joe Vance teaches viewers how to draw Frosty and Santa from this holiday classic. Later, his wife, Joanie Vance, a Kindergarten teacher, joins in and provides instructions for some fun and festive art projects to create using the newly made character drawings. This is a great way for the whole family to spend time together around the holidays.
  • Magical Melody – Sing along to the thumpety, thump, thump sounds of the popular tune, Frosty the Snowman
  • Frosty Snowflake Surprises – In honor of the 45th Anniversary of the Rankin/Bass holiday special, enter a magical winter wonderland to learn 45 fun and interesting facts about everyone’s favorite snowman and this wonderful time of year. There are also some surprises along the way from an adorable bunch of helpful kids.
  • Also includes the 23-minute holiday special Frosty Returns!

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 50th Anniversary Collector’s Edition special features include:

  • Rudolph Unwrapped – Learn 50 Fun facts about the creation of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.
  • Sam the Snowman’s Sing-Alongs – Sing along with two of the most beloved songs from the TV Special: Holly Jolly Sing Along and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Sing Along.
  • Pop Up Book – Watch the pages come to life as Sam the Snowman tell you the story of Rudolph.
  • Learn to Draw – Sketch classic characters Rudolph, Hermey and Bumble.

The Original Christmas Classics Anniversary Collector’s Edition Gift Set special features include:

  • Santa Claus is Comin’ To Town!® 45th Anniversary Collector’s Edition
  • Frosty The Snowman 45th Anniversary Collector’s Edition
  • Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 50th Anniversary Collector’s Edition
  • Plus Frosty Returns, Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol, Little Drummer Boy, and Cricket on the Hearth!

CSI Crime Scene Investigation The Final Season DVD Box Cover Art

Available on DVD December 15

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation – The Final Season (Anthony E. Zuiker) Rated TV-14 [60 min] – An elite team of police forensic evidence investigation experts work their cases in Las Vegas.Starring Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger, George Eads

  • Special features have yet to be announced

And that’s it for this week. What are you looking forward to picking up when they release?

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