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Monday, December 28, 2015

DVDs available on Tuesday, December 29th...

Walk in the Woods
A Walk in the Woods - Robert Redford & Nick Nolte star as old friends who make the improbable decision to hike the 2,200 mile Appalachian Trail, and that is when the fun begins. Based on Bill Bryson's bestseller, the movie co-stars Emma Thompson, Mary Steenburgen, Nick Offerman & Kristen Schaal.

Bone Tomahawk

Bone Tomahawk -  When a group of cannibal savages kidnaps settlers from the small town of Bright Hope, an unlikely team of gunslingers, led by Sheriff Franklin Hunt (Kurt Russell), sets out to bring them home. But their enemy is more ruthless than anyone could have imagined. Stars: Kurt Russell, Patrick Wilson, Matthew Fox, Richard Jenkins 
The Dinner

The Dinner - (Foreign) Based on the bestselling novel. An ordinary meal among family turns into a taut morality play as the limits of polite society are tested and two brothers discover just how little they know about each other. Stars: Luigi Lo Cascio, Alessandro Gassman

Far from Heaven

Far From Heaven - Julianne Moore and Dennis Quaid star in this seductive story of a seemingly perfect family, and the forbidden desires that threaten to tear them apart. Also stars: Dennis Haysbert, Patricia Clarkson, Michael Gaston. Directed by Todd Haynes
He Named Me Malala

He Named Me Malala - (Documentary) based on the book,  "I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban" tells the story of the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. A young woman fought for her right for an education against a fundamentalist group, which led to both her nearly being killed and the her becoming a symbol of bravery and inspiration for all.  

Heist [DVD + Digital]

Heist -  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 bus.  Stars: Robert DeNiro, Gina Carano, Summer Altice. Directed by Scott Mann

RestlessRestless - (foreign) Based on the bestselling spy novel by William Boyd. Ruth (Michelle Dockery) is stunned to learn that her mother, Sally Charlotte Rampling has been living a double life. Her real name is Eva (Hayley Atwell), she worked as a spy for the British Secret Service in the 1940s, and now someone is stalking her. Also stars: Rufus Sewell, Michael Gambon. Directed by Edward Hall.

Transporter Refueled

The Transporter Refuled - Frank Martin (Ed Skrein) is the best driver money can buy, willing to deliver anything for a price. But when his father (Ray Stevenson) is kidnapped by a gang of thieves, Frank must shift his skills into overdrive to rescue him. Also stars: Ray Stevenson, Loan Chabanal. Directed by: Camille Delamarre
The Seven Five

The Seven Five - (Documentary) Meet the dirtiest cop in NYC history: Michael Dowd stole money and dealt drugs while patrolling the streets of 80s Brooklyn.  His arrest in 1992 led to the largest police corruption scandal in New York City history. Packed with interviews with both those who broke the law and those who protected it. Directed by Tiller Russell


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