Sci-fi thrills, horror chills and a touch of drama are what you can expect from this week’s new Blu-ray and DVD releases. Go back to the future with the sequel to Blade Runner, Blade Runner 2049, or get your scream on with Happy Death Day. If a thrilling murder-mystery is what you need, then be sure to check out The Snowman. Take a look at the full list of what’s new in home entertainment below. ~Alexa Caruso
Blade Runner 2049 – LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling) is on the verge of uncovering a diabolical plan that could affect all of both human- and robot-kind. To stop it, he has to face his real past, and enlist the help of former Blade Runner-on-the-run Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford) — but first, he has to find him.
Trailer: Blade Runner 2049
Happy Death Day – College student Tree (Jessica Rothe) finds herself living the same day over and over — her birthday. While that might sound kind of awesome, it’s quite the opposite because it happens to be the same day on which a masked lunatic stabbed her to death. The only way to stop the murder and hopefully the end the horrific repeat is to solve her own murder.
Trailer: Happy Death Day
The Snowman – Harry Hole (Michael Fassbender) is leading an investigation into the grisly deaths of a number of people, which often involves them being dismembered and a snowman being left as a horrific calling card. But he must work fast as he finds the killer is hitting closer to Harry than he ever could have thought. Based on the novel by Jo Nesbø.
Trailer: The Snowman
Loving Vincent – Take an in-depth look in this animated drama into the life of famed and ill-fated artist Vincent Van Gogh (Robert Gulaczyk), including his struggles with insomnia, mental illness, depression, malnutrition and alcoholism, which afflicted him up until his death.
Trailer: Loving Vincent