The new releases on DVD this week offer a great variety of titles, including the film adaptation of the teen novel Before I Fall and the hilarious comedy Fist Fight starring Charlie Day and Ice Cube. If your loved one needed your help, how far would you go to make sure they get whatever they need? In the action film Collide, Casey (Nicholas Hoult) must battle against time to save the woman he loves.
There’s something for everyone in this week’s collection of new releases on DVD and Blu-ray! Let us know what you will be watching this week in the comments below. ~Brenden Zerihun
Before I Fall – Based on the novel of the same name, this film tells the story about a teenager named Samantha (Zoey Deutch), who seems to have life all figured out. When she dies after a car crash, she’s forced to relive the same day over and over again. Samantha soon realizes the kind of person she has become, and what she needs to do to change herself, if she ever wants to end the time loop she is stuck in.
Trailer: Before I Fall
Fist Fight – High school teacher Andy Campbell (Charlie Day) is just trying to make it through the year. It’s the last day before school is out for the summer, and the seniors are pulling pranks. A budget cut is also threatening his job, but his day suddenly gets worse. When colleague Ron Strickland (Ice Cube) is fired, he blames it on Andy and challenges him to a fight after school. Like any other high school, rumor of the showdown quickly spreads, and Andy has to find a way out of this situation.
Trailer: Fist Fight
The Shack – A family camping trip gone horribly wrong has stunned Mack Phillips (Sam Worthington) into a deep depression. After the abduction and presumed death of his daughter, he receives a note inviting him to the same place the nightmare began. After giving it some thought, he decides to leave for The Shack, and has an experience that will change his life forever.
Trailer: The Shack
Collide – Casey Stein (Nicholas Hoult), a backpacker who is travelling abroad, agrees to hijack a shipment of drugs for his old boss (Ben Kingsley). Casey is stuck in this predicament because he needs to pay for his girlfriend Juliette’s (Felicity Jones) transplant. Unfortunately, Casey quickly learns that this was a big mistake, and must race against time to save the woman he loves before it’s too late.