THE FILM YAP » Couch Potato Cinema http://www.thefilmyap.com We Never Shut Up About Movies Thu, 20 Feb 2014 19:39:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.1 Coming to DVD & Blu-ray March 12 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/03/11/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-march-12/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/03/11/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-march-12/#comments Tue, 12 Mar 2013 02:03:37 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=38578 Continue reading ]]> Life of PiLife of Pi

After enduring a shipwreck, one young boy is left to find a way to survive with the help of a few animals who have survived with him and are left by his side. Directed by Ang Lee.

Rated PG

HitchcockHitchcock

The master of horror is the subject of this biopic starring Anthony Hopkins as director Alfred Hitchcock. Helen Mirren stars as Hitchcock’s wife, who worked with her husband behind the scenes as he stood at the helm of what would be arguably his most notorious film. Also starring Scarlett Johannson.

Rated R

Also coming to DVD & Blu-ray this week:

“Rise of the Guardians” (Hugh Jackman, Rated PG)
“Playing for Keeps” (Gerard Butler, Rated PG-13)
“This Must be the Place” (Sean Penn, Rated R)
“In Their Skin” (Selma Blair, Not Rated)
“The Devil’s in the Details” (Ray Liotta, Rated R)
“Miss Dial” (Gabrielle Union, Rated R)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/03/03/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/03/03/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray/#comments Mon, 04 Mar 2013 02:07:50 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=38493 Continue reading ]]> Breaking DawnThe Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part II

Based on the best selling series by Stephenie Meyer, The Twilight Saga comes to an end in Breaking Dawn Part II. In this, the final chapter, the vampires are back and the werewolves are back as Edward and Bella face a showdown with the Volturi. Starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner.

Rated PG-13

The MasterThe Master

The latest film by director Paul Thomas Anderson takes place in post World War II America, the leader of an ever strengthening faith based organization will find a confidant and a right-hand man in an unlikely drifter. Starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Joaquin Phoenix and Amy Adams.

Rated R

Also on DVD & Blu-ray this week:
Chasing Mavericks (Gerard Butler, Rated PG)
Freaky Deaky (Crispin Glover, Rated R)
Border Run (Sharon Stone, Rated R)
Iron Road (Peter O’Toole, Not Rated)
Girls Against Boys (Liam Aiken, Rated R)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Feb. 19 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/02/19/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-feb-19/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/02/19/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-feb-19/#comments Wed, 20 Feb 2013 03:33:50 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=38306 Continue reading ]]> ArgoArgo

See what all the critical acclaim is about… In this Academy Award contender, Ben Affleck directs this film based on the true story of one man’s attempt to rescue six Americans held hostage in Iran by building a mission around a fake movie production. Also starring Alan Arkin, John Goodman and Bryan Cranston.

Rated R

Anna KareninaAnna Karenina

Pulled straight from the pages of Leo Tolstoy’s iconic novel, Keira Knightly stars in the title role in the story of a woman who questions everything she knows about love and finds everything she knows about her world come crumbling down around her.

Rated R

Also on DVD & Blu-ray this week:

Sinister (Ethan Hawke, Rated R)
Factory (John Cusack, Rated R)
Fun Size (Chelsea Handler, Rated PG-13)
Atlas Shrugged Pt. II (D.B. Sweeney, Rated PG-13)
Special Forces (Djimon Hounsou, Rated R)
Small Apartments (Billy Crystal, Rated R)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Feb. 5 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/02/04/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-feb-5/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/02/04/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-feb-5/#comments Mon, 04 Feb 2013 22:31:55 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=38085 Continue reading ]]> FlightFlight

When a seasoned pilot averts disaster and crash-landing an airplane full of passengers – he’s hailed as a hero. But as the story unfolds and more questions arise regarding the circumstances of the incident – the pilot finds the investigation has turned on him.

Rated R

Here Comes the BoomHere Comes the Boom

Biology teacher Scott Voss (Kevin James) mixes things up a little at his poorly performing high school when he decides to save the school’s music program. To raise money, Voss jumps into the martial arts ring putting his reputation and, well, his face – on the line.

Rated PG

Also on DVD & Blu-Ray this week:

Alex Cross (Tyler Perry – Rated PG-13)
Deadfall (Sissy Spacek, Eric Bana – Rated R)
You May Not Kiss the Bride (Dave Annabelle, Katharine McPhee – Rated PG-13)
So Undercover (Jeremy Piven – Rated PG-13)
Celeste and Jesse Forever (Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg – Rated R)
A Late Quartet (Philip Seymour Hoffman – Rated R)
Caught on Tape (Vivica A. Fox – Rated R)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Jan. 22 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/01/21/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-jan-22/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/01/21/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-jan-22/#comments Tue, 22 Jan 2013 03:35:45 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=37999 Continue reading ]]> End of WatchEnd of Watch

On some of the most dangerous streets in L.A., officers Dan Taylor (Jake Gyllenhaal) and Mike Zavala (Michael Pena) see some of the worst the city has to offer when it comes to crime, corruption and gang violence. As they patrol the streets the two struggle to maintain balance in their own personal lives and avoid the dangers of their day jobs.

Rated R

kinopoisk.ruPaperboy

Zac Efron, Matthew McConaughey, Nicole Kidman and John Cusak star in this drama about how the fate of a death row inmate could change the life of a young man who gets too close to the story of the crime as he helps his brother determine whether or not an innocent man is scheduled to die..

Rated R

Also on DVD & Blu-ray this week:

For a Good Time Call (Ari Graynor, Rated R)
Nature Calls (Johnny Knoxville, Rated R)
Hansel & Gretel: Warriors of Witchcraft (Eric Roberts, PG-13)
Hold Your Breath (Katrina Bowden, Rated R)
Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning (Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rated R)
Officer Down (Stephen Dorff, Rated R)
Amazing Racer (Daryl Hannah, Rated PG)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Jan. 8 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/01/07/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-jan-8/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/01/07/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-jan-8/#comments Tue, 08 Jan 2013 03:31:54 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=37832 Continue reading ]]> Hit and RunHit and Run

Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell star in this comedy about a young couple ready for a fresh start at a new life … But there’s the little problem of a few skeletons in the closet that keep chasing them. Also starring Bradley Cooper, Kristen Chenoweth and Tom Arnold.

Rated R

FrankenweenieFrankenweenie

Tim Burton brings to life – no pun intended – the story of a young boy and his best friend in a way only Tim Burton can. When Victor’s dog Sparky dies unexpectedly the young boy does whatever he can to bring him back to life. Featuring the voices of Winona Ryder and Martin Short.

Rated PG

Also on DVD & Blu-ray this week:

House at the End of the Street (Jennifer Lawrence, Rated PG-13)
Dredd (Olivia Thirlby, Rated R)
Guns, Girls and Gambling (Christian Slater, Not Rated)
Compliance (Ann Dowd, Rated R)
Now is Good (Dakota Fanning, Rated PG-13)
That’s What She Said (Anne Heche, Rated R)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Jan. 1 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/01/01/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-jan-1/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2013/01/01/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-jan-1/#comments Wed, 02 Jan 2013 00:47:40 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=37735 Continue reading ]]> CosmopolisCosmopolis

Robert Pattinson stars in director David Cronenberg’s latest film about a young financier who analyzes the value of everything from money to freedom and love in life on one day unlike any other. Also starring Juliette Binoche, Samantha Morton and Paul Giamatti.

Rated R

LooperLooper

In the future, time travel exists only to the rich, powerful and vengeful. When criminals need someone eliminated, they will call on Joe. Joe is skilled in traveling back in time, finding the younger version of his target and providing successful elimination for his employers – until he his next assignment, is him. Starring Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Emily Blunt.

Rated R (released 12/31)

Also on DVD & Blu-ray this week:

The Trouble with Bliss (Michael C. Hall, Not Rated)
Little Birds (Kate Bosworth, Rated R)
War of the Dead (Andrew Tiernan, Not Rated)
The Thompsons (Cory Knauf, Rated R)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Dec. 18 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2012/12/18/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-dec-18/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2012/12/18/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-dec-18/#comments Tue, 18 Dec 2012 13:10:22 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=37367 Continue reading ]]> Total Recall

Total Recall

Douglas Quaid (Colin Farrell) thinks turning thoughts of being a spy into reality for just a short time might be a way to get a break from the mundane routine of his regular life. But when Quaid makes a stop at Rekall, where dreams become memory, something doesn’t go as planned and Quaid will become a hunted man.

Rated R

Pitch PerfectPitch Perfect

Beca (Anna Kendrick) finds an unlikely set of friends in a group of college girls who may not all be cut from the same cloth – but know how to sing. Together they’ll work hard to take their talents to the top of college style competition.

Rated PG-13

Also on DVD & Blu-ray this week:

10 Years (Channing Tatum, Rated PG-13)
Stolen (Nicolas Cage, Rated R)
Trouble with the Curve (Clint Eastwood, Rated PG-13)
Good Doctor (Orlando Bloom, Rated PG-13)
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (Steve Zahn, Rated PG)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Dec. 11 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2012/12/12/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-dec-11/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2012/12/12/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-dec-11/#comments Wed, 12 Dec 2012 15:18:46 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=37255 Continue reading ]]> Ted

When John Bennett was a little boy he had a wish that his teddy bear would come to life. And he did. Many… many years later, Ted is still alive and kicking. And partying. And wreaking a bit of havoc on John’s personal life.

Rated R

The Bourne Legacy

The legend of Jason Bourne serves as a backdrop in the story of Aaron Cross (Jeremy Renner) – who hopes to become an elite government agent. He ends up in the hands of the same organization that developed the likes of Bourne and, subsequently, he also finds himself wanted and on the run.

Rated PG-13

Also on DVD & Blu-ray this week:

Ice Age: Continental Drift (Ray Romano, Rated PG)
Why Stop Now (Jesse Eisenberg, Rated R)
Backwards (James Van Der Beek, Rated PG)
Collision Earth (Diane Farr, Rated PG)
Mansome (Jason Bateman, Rated PG-13)
Heaven’s Door (Dean Cain, Rated PG)

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Coming to DVD & Blu-ray Dec. 4 http://www.thefilmyap.com/2012/12/03/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-dec-4/ http://www.thefilmyap.com/2012/12/03/coming-to-dvd-blu-ray-dec-4/#comments Tue, 04 Dec 2012 03:20:28 +0000 http://www.thefilmyap.com/?p=37083 Continue reading ]]> The Dark Knight Rises

In the latest installment of the franchise, Bruce Wayne, considers coming out of hiding and putting Batman back on the streets of Gotham once again. A cat burglar peeks the crime fighter’s interest and a dangerous terrorist will test the strength Batman has left, presenting a challenge even the caped crusader may not be prepared for. Starring Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Gary Oldman and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Rated PG-13

Hope Springs

Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones are Kay and Arnold, a rather ordinary couple living a quaint life in their quaint town of Great Hope Springs. But while Arnold thrives in the routine of their marriage, Kay can’t stand it and enlists the help of a marriage counselor to spice things up a bit.

Rated PG-13

Also on DVD & Blu-Ray this week:

The Odd Life of Timothy Green (Jennifer Garner, Rated PG)
Butter (Hugh Jackman, Rated R)
Beasts of the Southern Wild (Levy Easterly, Rated PG-13)
Last Ounce of Courage (Fred Williamson, Rated PG-13)
Thunderstruck (James Belushi, Rated PG)
Silent Night (Malcom McDowell, Rated R)

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