What’s new on DVD and Blu-ray this week? Check out all the new releases below. From the Denzel Washington film The Equalizer 2 to the Jennifer Garner film Peppermint, there’s a wide selection of options for everyone. ~Marriska Fernandes
The Equalizer 2 – When former covert operative Robert McCall’s (Denzel Washington) longtime friend, Susan Plummer (Melissa Leo) is murdered, he sets out for revenge. The film is a sequel to the 2014 movie The Equalizer, which is based on the 1980s TV series. Click here to buy the Blu-ray.
Trailer: The Equalizer 2
Peppermint – Riley North (Jennifer Garner) awakens from a coma following the tragic murder of her husband and young daughter. She learns that as a result of insufficient evidence, the men who committed the devastating drive-by shooting are freed. Devastated, Riley disappears for five years. On the anniversary of her family’s death, she returns to avenge the murders with her own personal form of justice. Click here to buy the Blu-ray.
Colette – Country girl Gabrielle (Keira Knightley) marries an author, known simply as “Willy” (Dominic West). Willy is famous for his writing, but as Gabrielle soon learns, he puts his name on other people’s work. When he asks Gabrielle to write novels to be published under his name, she dutifully writes a book called Claudine a l’ecole, based her school days. Soon, she realizes she’s not okay with it and discovers she is attracted to women and has affairs of her own. Click here to buy the Blu-ray.
Lizzie – Lizzie is based on the true story of the notorious Lizzie Borden, who stood trial for the infamous murders in 1892 of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts. Click here to buy the Blu-ray.
Smallfoot – In this spin on the classic legend of Bigfoot, Migo (Channing Tatum) is a Yeti who has a chance encounter with the elusive “Smallfoot” (also known as a human) after a plane crashes on the mountain. When Migo tries to convince his community of this, no one believes him. Migo journeys down the mountain to a local village to prove them wrong. Click here to buy the Blu-ray.
Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero – A stray dog named Stubby isn’t having luck scrounging for food and wanders onto a base where American soldiers are training. He’s adopted by the men there. He shows extraordinary bravery, helping not only the soldiers, but innocent civilians. The first canine ever promoted to the rank of Sergeant in U.S. Army history, Sgt. Stubby shows the world the true meaning of dedication, loyalty and bravery. Click here to buy the Blu-ray.
Trailer: Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero
Unbroken: Path to Redemption – Based on Laura Hillenbrand’s bestselling book, the film begins where the hit movie Unbroken concludes, sharing the next amazing chapter of the unbelievable true story of Olympian and World War II hero Louis Zamperini. Click here to buy the Blu-ray.
Trailer: Unbroken: Path to Redemption