This week’s selection of DVD releases includes the fan favorite X-Men character Wolverine in the superhero movie, Logan. If you’re looking for a good scare, you can follow Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) as he prepares to meet his girlfriend’s eccentric parents for the first time in the hit film Get Out. Or maybe you want something you can watch with the whole family? In that case, you should check out the sequel Max 2: White House Hero. ~Brenden Zerihun
Logan – A mysteriously sick Logan (Hugh Jackman) is working in order to pay for illegal medication for Professor X (Patrick Stewart), who is suffering from a brain disease. All of the other X-Men have died, and an organization led by Nathaniel Essex is destroying the planet. Logan is surprised when he comes across an 11-year-old girl (Dafne Keen) with claws just like him. Logan and Professor X decide to take the young girl under their wing, and fight back against Nathaniel.
Get Out – Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and his girlfriend Rose (Allison Williams) decide it’s time for him to meet her parents, so they travel to her family’s mysterious estate where he will meet Missy (Catherine Keener) and Dean Armitage (Bradley Whitford). Upon arriving, everyone is trying to make Chris feel welcome, but he is confused by some of the odd behaviors from the hired staff. By the time Chris realizes this trip wasn’t the best idea, he decides it’s time to “Get Out,” but it may be too late.
Trailer: Get Out
Max 2: White House Hero – Max is a military service dog who is assigned to the White House while the usual Secret Service dog is on maternity leave. Although Max is assigned to work security detail, he manages to meet the President’s 12-year-old son TJ (Zane Austin). TJ immediately falls in love with the dog and his father decides he should be a companion for his son. When the Russian President and his daughter make a visit to the White House, TJ is asked to befriend her. When the kids land in hot water, it’s Max who comes to the rescue.
Trailer: Max 2: White House Hero
The Great Wall – A group of European mercenary warriors are on the search for black powder in China. When they are suddenly attacked by a group of bandits, only William (Matt Damon) and Tovar (Pedro Pascal) survive. Although they are alive, the two are imprisoned within the Great Wall, but they soon discover the mysteries behind one of greatest wonders of the world. With constant waves of attacks from monsters surrounding the massive structure, William’s quest for riches turns into a deadly battle.
Trailer: The Great Wall
XX – XX is a series of horror films that are all directed by females. “The Box” is about a boy who starts to display strange behavior after opening a mysterious box. “The Birthday Party” is about a woman who refuses to let a death ruin her son’s party. “Don’t Fall” takes place on a regular camping trip that suddenly turns deadly. “Her Only Living Son” is a about a mother who is dealing with the child from hell.