This week’s new Blu-ray and DVD movies include: Admission (Tina Fey, Paul Rudd), The Host (Saoirse Ronan), Spring Breakers (James Franco, Selena Gomez, Vanessa Hudgens), Tyler Perry’s Temptation (Jurnee Smollett-Bell), Dead Man Down (Colin Farrell, Noomi Rapace), Barney: Imagine With Barney (animated), and Ben 10 Omniverse – Heroes Rise 2 (animated). I loved Stephenie Meyer’s book, so I want to see The Host. Admission looks worth watching too because it’s probably funny. My kids will want to see Ben 10. Read on for a summary of the new film releases.
Blu-ray and DVD movie coming out the week of July 9, 2013
Tina Fey and Paul Rudd star in this hilarious and heartwarming comedy about the unexpected detours we encounter on the road to happiness. Year in and year out, Princeton admissions officer Portia Nathan (Fey) has lived her life by the book. But during her annual recruiting trip, she finds herself reconnecting with a former college classmate, free-spirited teacher John Pressman (Rudd). As she bends the entrance rules for one of his very unconventional students, Portia puts at risk the future she thought she always wanted, and finds her way to a surprising and exhilarating life she never dreamed of having.
- The Host
From Stephenie Meyer, the creator of the worldwide phenomenon The Twilight Saga, comes this daring and romantic thriller based on The New York Times #1 bestselling novel. When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over humans’ bodies and erasing their minds, Melanie Stryder (Saoirse Ronan) risks everything to protect the people she cares about most, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world. The Host is a passionate and powerful epic love story co-starring Diane Kruger, Jake Abel, Frances Fisher, Max Irons and William Hurt.
- Spring Breakers
Four frustrated college girlfriends (Selena Gomez, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Benson and Rachel Korine) plot to fund their best spring break ever by burglarizing a fast-food shack. But that’s only the beginning during a night of partying, the girls get arrested. Hungover a nd clad only in bikinis, the girls appear before a judge and get bailed out unexpectedly by Alien (James Franco), an infamous local dealer who takes them on the wildest spring-break trip in history.
- Tyler Perry’s Temptation
An explosive romance about forbidden desires, Tyler Perry’s Temptation tells the provocative story of Judith, an ambitious married woman whose temptation by a handsome billionaire leads to betrayal, recklessness and forever alters the course of her life.
- Dead Man Down
Victor (Colin Farrell), a professional killer and the right hand man to an underground crime lord in New York City, is seduced and blackmailed by Beatrice (Noomi Rapace), a crime victim seeking retribution. Their chemistry and intense relationship leads them to execute a violent and cathartic plan for revenge.
- Barney: Imagine With Barney (giveaway)
Come along for an imagination extravaganza! Join Barney and his friends as they use their imaginations to visit places near and far, and explore their creativity through drawing, song and dance! The dinos explore a tropical island paradise when they bring a painting to life, and go for a ride when they build their very own bus and airplane using imagination and teamwork! The dinos always know how to have a tee-rific time with creativity and good friends!
- Ben 10 Omniverse – Heroes Rise 2
Ben 10 Omniverse is the latest television series in the global juggernaut Ben 10 franchise and the latest original series from Cartoon Network Studios. It’s time to take the action home with the new DVD release, Ben 10 Omniverse Volume 2. This DVD includes 10 all-new action packed episodes from series’ first season on two discs along with the “Alien Reveals” and “Alien Database” bonus features. With an all-new look at kids’ favorite alien-changing star, including an all-new Omnitrix new aliens, a new partner and underground world filled with intergalactic life, it’s Ben like you’ve never seen him – a little older but not always a little wiser.