Let's take a peek at what is coming out (Jan 13 - Jan 19, 2015) and see what's landing on Blu-ray and DVD. Movies showing up in the near future "yes, we have a crystal ball and we are using it"!
Quick List: (details for each below)
Gone Girl (directed by David Fincher and based upon the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn), A Walk Among The Tombstones (Liam Neeson stars in this action-thriller based on Lawrence Block's bestselling series of mystery novels), Young Ones, Capricorn One (1978), Scorpion King 4, The: Quest For Power (Lou Ferrigno), The Two Faces of January (Viggo Mortensen & Kirsten Dunst), The Identical ( Ray Liotta, Ashley Judd, Seth Green), Revenge Of The Green Dragons (Ray Liotta), Dead Man (1995, Lance Henriksen, Johnny Depp), Boardwalk Empire: The Complete Fifth Season
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Editorial Review: GONE GIRL -- directed by David Fincher and based upon the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn -- unearths the secrets at the heart of a modern marriage. On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) reports that his beautiful wife, Amy (Rosamund Pike), has gone missing. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick's portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone asking the same dark question: Did Nick Dunne kill his wife?
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Editorial Review: Liam Neeson stars in A Walk Among the Tombstones, an action-thriller based on Lawrence Block's bestselling series of mystery novels. Neeson plays Matt Scudder, an ex-cop turned unlicensed private investigator who reluctantly agrees to help a heroin trafficker (Dan Stevens, TV's Downton Abbey) hunt down the men who brutally murdered his wife. When the PI learns that this is not the first time, nor will it be the last, that these men have committed this sort of twisted crime, he must blur the line between right and wrong as he races to track the deviants through the backstreets of New York City before they kill again.
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Editorial Review: In a post-apocalyptic future when water has become the world s most precious resource, those hardened few left alive must do whatever it takes to survive. Done with fighting off raiders to protect what little he has, Ernest Holm (Michael Shannon) makes a play to bring a water pipeline to his family's land... but when betrayal comes from those closest to him, it sets off a vicious chain cycle of greed, murder and revenge.
Manufacturer: Shout! Factory / Timeless MediaList Price: $17.19 Amazon - Buy New For: $15.79 | Used For: $12.49More Info...
Mankind's Greatest Achievement...or Mankind's Biggest Hoax?
It was supposed to be the crowning moment in the history of space travel. But when the first manned flight to Mars is deemed unsafe and scrubbed on the launch pad, anxious authorities must scramble to save face and retain their funding - and so an unthinkable plot to fake the mission is hatched. Only an intrepid journalist stands in the way of the cover-up, but the powers that be will stop at nothing to keep their secret from going public.
Director Peter Hyams helms this conspiracy thriller with an all-star cast. Bonus content: Original Theatrical Trailer, Photo Gallery. BD/DVD
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Editorial Review: Join an exciting new chapter in the action-packed series from the Producers of The Mummy! After the king of Norvania is assassinated, the legendary Scorpion King Mathayus is framed for the crime and must fight off an entire kingdom of soldiers. Now Mathayus (Victor Webster) and his only remaining allies, a mysterious woman and her unconventional father, are the last hope to stop the evil heir to the throne on his quest for an ancient and almighty mystical power. Featuring Lou Ferrigno (“The Hulk”) and an all-star cast of fighters, including Roy “Big Country” Nelson (Winner of “The Ultimate Fighter”), Royce Gracie (UFC Hall of Fame) and Don Wilson (Three-time World Kickboxing Champion).
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Editorial Review: From the author of The Talented Mr. Ripley and the producers of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy comes a stylish and breathtaking thriller following the charismatic Chester MacFarland (Viggo Mortensen) and his alluring wife Colette (Kirsten Dunst) as they befriend a young guide (Oscar Isaac) during a European trip. Their friendship quickly takes a dangerous turn when it morphs into a love triangle rife with envy, obsession, and murder.
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Editorial Review: The Identical is a redemptive movie about a young man, the son of a preacher, who rejects his father s desire for him to join the ministry and instead embarks on a career as a rock singer. As he struggles to pursue his dream and rise to stardom, he finds love, pain, success, failure and ultimately uncovers a hidden family secret that reveals who he really is. The Identical is a captivating story about a family restored and a life discovered that lifts your soul and warms your heart! (Jeffrey K. Howard, VegasFilmCritic.com)
DVD BONUS FEATURES:
THE MUSIC OF THE IDENTICAL
BLU-RAY BONUS FEATURES:
THE MAKING OF THE IDENTICAL
BEHIND THE SCENES WITH CAST COMMENTARY
THE MUSIC OF THE IDENTICAL
ZAXBY S PROMOTIONAL VIDEO
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Editorial Review: In the vein of crime classics like MEAN STREETS and INFERNAL AFFAIRS, REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS follows two immigrant brothers Sonny (Justin Chon) and Steven (Kevin Wu) who survive the impoverished despair of New York in the 1980s by joining Chinatown gang "The Green Dragons," The brothers quickly rise up the ranks, drawing the unwanted attention of hard-boiled city cops. After an ill- fated love affair pits Sonny against his own brother, he sets out for revenge on the very gang who made him who he is. From acclaimed Director Andrew Lau and Andrew Loo, and legendary Executive Producer Martin Scorsese comes a brilliant mix between a Hong Kong action film and a New York City crime thriller, portraying the never-before-told true story of "The Green Dragons,"
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Editorial Review: Circumstances transform a mild-mannered accountant into a notorious Old West gunslinger.
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Editorial Review: Boardwalk Empire: The Complete Fifth Season (BD+Digital Copy)]]>