Check out what’s releasing on DVD and Blu-ray today, including the drama Tully starring Charlize Theron, the comedy remake Overboard starring Anna Faris, and the inspirational movie The Miracle Season, starring Helen Hunt. ~Alexandra Heilbron
Overboard – When single mom Kate (Anna Faris) is fired from her job cleaning the yacht of spoiled, rich playboy Leonardo (Eugenio Derbez), he refuses to pay her and throws her cleaning equipment into the water. However, after partying too hard, Leonardo falls overboard himself and wakes up in the hospital with no memory. As payback, Kate introduces herself as his wife and tells Leonardo he has three jobs that involve heavy labor.
Tully – Marlo (Charlize Theron) lives with her husband, two young children and a newborn. She’s overwhelmed by the seemingly endless chores. When her brother suggests she get a night nanny, she hesitates. However, when it all seems to be getting the better of her, Marlo changes her mind. Tully, the nanny who arrives, turns out to be surprisingly warm and thoughtful, taking care not only of the baby, but of Marlo too. But who is Tully, exactly?
The Miracle Season – A team of champion high school volleyball players, led by coach Kathy Bresnahan, are at a loss when their star player, Caroline “Line” Found, is killed in a crash. Heartbroken, the team has trouble moving forward. Kathy appoints Kelly (Erin Moriarty), Line’s best friend, as captain, but the girls need to pull it together if they want to be State champions for the second year in a row.
Trailer: The Miracle Season
Kings – Millie (Halle Berry) is trying to raise a family of foster children in South Central Los Angeles in 1992 as the Rodney King trial is taking place. Millie befriends Ollie (Daniel Craig), a loner who is one of South Central’s only white residents. When riots break out in the city following the verdict, Ollie tries to help Millie and the kids get out of the worst of the violence.
Final Portrait – In 1964, during a trip to Paris, American writer and art lover James Lord (Armie Hammer) is asked by Swiss painter and sculptor Alberto Giacometti (Geoffrey Rush) to sit for a portrait. Flattered and intrigued, Lord agrees and an offbeat friendship begins.
Trailer: Final Portrait
LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: Aquaman – Rage of Atlantis – Under attack from Atrocitus and the Red Lanterns, Aquaman realizes he must relinquish his sovereignty and go on a journey to regain his confidence before returning to his rightful throne. Along the way, Aquaman reunites with the Justice League to conquer Atlantis’ latest enemy and reemerge as the ruler of the Seven Seas.
Trailer: LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes: Aquaman – Rage of Atlantis