DVD Reviews

New to View: Aug. 4

The return of LIsa Kudrow's HBO series "The Comeback," the third season of "Strike Back" & Tom Hardy in "Child 44" lead this week's new Blu-ray & DVD releases.
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The Divergent Series: Insurgent

It may be a cut-rate ripoff of "The Hunger Games," but I still prefer the "Divergent" series for its mixture of fun and danger.

Russell Crowe stars in and directs "The Water Diviner," a 2015 Warner Brothers film.

New to View: July 28

Russell Crowe's directorial debut, the second season of SyFy's "Helix" and the innovative "White God" lead this week's crop of new Blu-ray and DVD releases.
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Animated movies are so outstanding these days that merely-good flicks like "Home" have the patina of disappointment about them.

Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Smith Nighy Dench

New to View: July 21

Daniel Day-Lewis's breakthrough performance in "My Beautiful Laundrette" & "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" lead the week's new Blu-ray and DVD releases.
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What We Do in the Shadows

The mockumentary and vampire genres converge (werewolves, too) in this oft-hilarious sendup.