Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Release Dates: Now In Select Theaters, On Demand and Digital
On DVD December 22, 2020
Starring: Alain Moussi, Frank Grillo, Rick Yune, Marie Avgeropoulos, Juju Chan with Tony Jaa
and Nicolas Cage
Directed By: Dimitri Logothetis
Written By: Dimitri Logothetis & James McGrath
Produced By: Martin Barab, Chris Economides, Dimitri Logothetis
Synopsis: An ancient order of Jiu Jitsu fighters faces a vicious race of alien invaders in an epic battle for the survival of Earth.
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Run Time: 102 minutes
Monday, November 23, 2020
Newly Remastered Under the Supervision of Cameron Crowe,
Classic Romantic Comedy Starring Orlando Bloom and Kirsten Dunst
Arrives on Blu-ray™ for the First Time
14th Title in the Paramount Presents Line Debuts on Blu-ray™ February 9, 2021 with New Bonus Content, Including Never-Before-Seen Deleted Scenes and an Alternate Ending
Oscar®-winning* director Cameron Crowe’s beguiling romantic comedy ELIZABETHTOWNarrives for the first time ever on Blu-ray in time for Valentine’s Day gift-giving as part of the Paramount Presents line on February 9, 2021from Paramount Home Entertainment.
The limited-edition Paramount Presents Blu-ray Disc™ includes the film newly remastered from a 4K transfer supervised by Crowe. The disc is presented in collectible packaging that includes a foldout image of the film’s theatrical poster, and an interior spread with key movie moments. TheELIZABETHTOWN Blu-ray also includes a new Filmmaker Focus with Crowe, never-before-seen deleted scenes, and an alternate ending with an introduction by Crowe. Along with access to a Digital copy of the film, the Blu-ray also includes previously released special features, including deleted and extended scenes with an introduction by Crowe, “On the Road toElizabethtown,” “The Music of Elizabethtown,” “Meet the Crew” featurette, “Training Wheels” featurette, a photo gallery and more.
Orlando Bloom (Pirates of the Caribbeanfranchise) and Kirsten Dunst (Spider-Man) star in this heartfelt romance set against a fantastic rock ‘n’ roll soundtrack. Hot-shot designer Drew Baylor’s (Bloom) life becomes completely unraveled when he loses his father and his job on one fateful day. En route to Elizabethtown to visit his family, Drew meets Claire (Dunst). She’s beautiful, unstoppably positive, and just the gal to guide Drew on his journey back home and to teach him what it means to live and love along the way. The film also stars Susan Sarandon, Alec Baldwin, Judy Greer, and Jessica Biel.
Friday, November 20, 2020
HBO Gives Series Order To THE LAST OF US; Craig Mazin And Neil Druckmann Write And Executive Produce
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Warner Bros. Pictures’ WONDER WOMAN 1984 Flies To Historic Simultaneous Release In Theaters And On HBO Max In The U.S. On Christmas Day
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
EXPERIENCE THE INCREDIBLE RISE OF TOP-SELLING BLUES GUITARIST JOE BONAMASSA GUITAR MAN On Video-On-Demand and Digital December 8, 2020
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – Discover the extraordinary story of legendary bluesman Joe Bonamassa in the inspirational documentaryGUITAR MAN, arriving on Video-On-Demand and for Digital purchase December 8, 2020 from Paramount Home Entertainment.
From average Joe by day to guitar hero at night,GUITAR MAN tells the incredible rise of blues-rocker Joe Bonamassa, whose hard work and determination have made him one of today’s top-selling blues artists. With more #1 Blues albums than anyone else in history, Bonamassa pulls back the curtain on his incredible career, allowing us to see his remarkable musical achievements and pioneering style. Featuring behind the scenes interviews and live concert footage showcasing some of the biggest names in music, kick back and enjoy the exhilarating soundtrack of his phenomenal life.
GUITAR MAN showcases Bonamassa’s astounding talent from his childhood as a "wunderkind" discovered and mentored by Blues legend B.B. King. At the age of only 43, Bonamassa has an illustrious career spanning over three decades. Through highs and lows, Joe persevered, taking his musical journey into his own hands to overcome challenges and reach his goals. In 2009, Bonamassa fulfilled a lifelong dream of playing at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall and was joined on stage by Eric Clapton, marking a pivotal moment that elevated his music to the next level.
Filled with an abundance of music, live concert footage, and interviews with music industry legends, GUITAR MAN chronicles a musician growing in his craft, traveling the globe, collaborating with top artists from across the world of music, and ascending to the heights of inevitable success.
Just in time for the 30th anniversary of The Godfather: Part III, director/screenwriter Francis Ford Coppola has re-edited the final film in his epic Godfather trilogy.
This new version, entitled Mario Puzo’s THE GODFATHER, Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone, achieves Coppola and screenwriter Puzo’s original vision for the finale, which has been meticulously restored for the finest presentation of the Corleone saga’s last chapter.
Mario Puzo’s THE GODFATHER, Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone will be available on Blu-ray & Digital December 8from Paramount Home Entertainment.
SYNOPSIS | Mario Puzo’s THE GODFATHER, Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone follows Michael Corleone, now in his 60s, as he seeks to free his family from crime and find a suitable successor to his empire.
Runtime | 157 Minutes
Rating | R for violence and language
Monday, November 16, 2020
Release Dates: Now in Select Theaters, On Demand and On Digital
On DVD December 15
Directed By: Seth Savoy
Written By: Kevin Bernhardt, Jason Miller, Seth Savoy
Starring: Patrick Schwarzenegger, Gilles Geary, Hayley Law, Jacob Alexander, Oliver Cooper, Kate Linder, Lesley Ann Warren, Alex Pettyfer, Michael Shannon
Synopsis: Two-time Academy Award® nominee Michael Shannon (Knives Out) stars in this gripping crime-thriller with pulse-pounding twists and turns. Recent college graduate Lance Zutterland (Patrick Schwarzenegger) leaves school in debt, realizing everything he had worked towards was built on a lie. When he is pulled into a criminal operation, he finds his peers fighting the system by stealing from the rich and giving to…themselves. With nothing to lose, they leave behind a trail of destruction but with the cops closing in, tensions mount and Lance soon discovers he is in over his head with no way out.
Genre: Thriller, Action
Run Time: 94 Minutes
Rating: R for drug use and pervasive language
Friday, November 13, 2020
Oscar winner Anjelica Huston, John Cusack and Annette Bening star in this acclaimed hit, directed by Stephen Frears (The Queen). When small-time cheat Roy Dillon (Cusack) winds up in the hospital following an unsuccessful scam, it sets up a confrontation between his estranged mother Lilly (Huston) and sexy girlfriend Myra (Bening). Both Lilly and Myra are ruthless con-artists playing the game in a league far above Roy... and they're always looking for their next victim. Soon, it's a question of who's conning who as Roy finds himself caught in a complicated web of passion and mistrust.
GENRE: Drama, Thriller
CAST: Anjelica Huston, John Cusack, Annette Bening
KEY QUOTE: Laws are made to be broken, aren't they?
· Independent Spirit Award for Best Film
· Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes
· Directed by Stephen Frears and produced by Martin Scorsese
· Based on the novel by Jim Thompson
Available now on Digital.
Mark Wahlberg stars in this biopic following the remarkable rise of Massachusetts-born lightweight title winner "Irish" Micky Ward. A determined pugilist whose career in the ring was shepherded by his loyal half-brother, Dicky (Christian Bale) -- a hard-living boxer-turned-trainer whose own career in the ring was nearly sent down for the count due to drugs and crime -- perennial underdog Micky rebounded from a disheartening series of defeats to win both the WBU Intercontinental Lightweight title and the WBU Light Welterweight title thanks to a fierce combination of determination and hard work.
GENRE: Drama, Sports
CAST: Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Melissa Leo
KEY QUOTE: This is your time, all right? You take it.
· Golden Globe Winner – Best Picture, Drama
· Directed by David O. Russell (American Hustle)
Available now on Blu-ray™, DVD or Digital.
The beloved anvil-armed sailor of the seven seas comes magically to life in this delightful musical starring Robin Williams as Popeye and directed by Robert Altman (Nashville). Shelley Duvall is Popeye's devoted long-limbed sweetie, Olive Oyl, one of many loveable characters who join the “sailor man” in his adventures in the harbor town of Sweethaven.
GENRE: Family, Comedy, Musical
CAST: Robin Williams, Shelley Duvall, Ray Walston
KEY QUOTE: I yam what I yam.
· Robin Williams’ first starring film role
· Directed by Oscar® winner Robert Altman
On Blu-ray for the first time December 1 with new Bonus Content. Also available on DVD or Digital.
WHAT WOMEN WANT
A successful advertising exec, Nick Marshall (Mel Gibson) has the world and its women at his fingertips. Or so he thinks. The world of advertising is fast becoming a woman's world and slick-talking, chauvinistic Nick is out of touch. Enter Darcy McGuire (Helen Hunt). Darcy is hired by the ad agency as Nick's superior to bring a woman's perspective to the waning firm, in a bid to win new clients from the untapped women's market. But Nick's problems are just beginning. To his dismay, a freak accident allows Nick to hear the thoughts of all the women around him.
GENRE: Comedy, Romance
CAST: Mel Gibson, Helen Hunt, Marisa Tomei, Alan Alda, Judy Greer, Bette Midler
KEY QUOTE: What kind of knight in shining armor would I be if the man I love needs rescuing and I just let him walk out my door?
· $374 Million Worldwide Box Office
· Directed by Nancy Meyers (Something’s Gotta Give)
Available now on DVD or Digital.
One of the most romantic movies of all time is still as impactful as ever. Nominated for seven Academy Awards®, including Best Picture, and based on Erich Segal’s bestselling novel that defined a generation, it’s a timeless, unmatched tale from the heart. Oliver (Ryan O’Neal) and Jenny (Ali MacGraw) come from opposite backgrounds, but they share a chemistry they cannot deny—and a love they can’t ignore. Despite Oliver’s wealthy father threatening to disown him, the young couple marries and begins to build their new life together. But fate has other plans, and soon Oliver and Jenny face a crisis only the strongest of loves can endure.
GENRE: Drama, Romance
CAST: Ali MacGraw, Ryan O'Neal, John Marley, Ray Milland, Tommy Lee Jones
KEY QUOTE: Love means never having to say you’re sorry
· $136+ Million Worldwide Box Office
· The success of this film, and later The Godfather, saved Paramount from bankruptcy
· Nominated for seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture
Newly restored version coming in 2021. Available on Digital now.
ARTISTS AND MODELS
Martin and Lewis run amok with spies, models and Shirley MacLaine! Artist Dean Martin can't come up with ideas for his horror comic-book series. Luckily, his mild-mannered roommate Jerry Lewis dreams 'em up (literally). Jerry talks in his sleep, Dean takes dictation and everybody's happy... until Jerry's dreams turn telepathic and Russian spies get in on the act! Martin and Lewis tear through one of their zaniest comedies, tossing one-liners, songs and sight gags around like confetti.
GENRE: Comedy, Musical
CAST: Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Shirley MacLaine, Dorothy Malone, Eva Gabor
KEY QUOTE: Lady, if I'd known he was going to kiss you, I wouldn't have sent a boy to do a man's job.
· One of the most beloved Martin and Lewis movies
Available now on Digital.
TRUE GRIT (2010)
Reimagined by the Coen Brothers, the powerful story of vengeance and valor earned 10 Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture. Mattie Ross (Hailee Steinfeld) is determined to avenge her father's blood by capturing Tom Chaney (Josh Brolin), the man who shot and killed him for two pieces of gold. Just 14 years old, she enlists the help of Rooster Cogburn (Jeff Bridges), a one-eyed, trigger-happy U.S. Marshall with an affinity for drinking, and hardened Texas Ranger LaBoeuf (Matt Damon) to track the fleeing Chaney. Despite their differences, their ruthless determination leads them on a perilous adventure that can only have one outcome: retribution.
GENRE: Western, Drama
CAST: Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Hailee Steinfeld, Josh Brolin
KEY QUOTE: There is nothing free except the grace of God.
· Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes with a 96% score
· Directed by the Coen Brothers
· Nominated for 10 Academy Awards, including Best Picture
Available now on Blu-ray, DVD or Digital.
WES CRAVEN PRESENTS:DRACULA 2000
Master of horror Wes Craven (Scream) presents a sexy, modern-day, adaptation of the classic gothic thriller. When a team of techno-savvy thieves break into a high-security vault, they don't discover priceless works of art… they find a crypt unopened for 100 years. Suddenly, the ancient terror of Dracula is unleashed, and his first destination is America and the exotic city of New Orleans – a place where he feels right at home.
GENRE: Horror, Action
CAST: Gerard Butler, Christopher Plummer, Jonny Lee Miller, Jennifer Esposito
KEY QUOTE: I don't drink... coffee.
· Cult classic, spawning two additional films
Available now on Digital or in the Dracula 3-Movie Collection on DVD.
In 1871 Dakota, two crooked businessmen oppose the local wheat farmers and the railroad development in order to control the town of Fargo. Under John Devlin's (John Wayne) direction, the farmers organize and engage in a fierce shootout in the midst of wheat fields set ablaze by the gang.
GENRE: Western, Drama
CAST: John Wayne, Vera Ralston, Walter Brennan
KEY QUOTE: Where we're going, there are only two parties: the quick and the dead.
· A John Wayne classic from the Republic Pictures library
Available now on Digital or on Blu-ray or DVD from Kino Lorber.