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Happy Death Day (Blu-ray)

January 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Happy Death Day (Blu-ray)

A college student must relive the day of her murder over and over again, in a loop that will end only when she discovers her killer's identity.

Groundhog Day (Ultra HD)

January 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Groundhog Day (Ultra HD)

Bill Murray plays Phil, a TV weatherman working for a local station in Pennsylvania but convinced that national news stardom is in his grasp. Phil displays a charm and wit on camera that evaporates the moment the red light goes off; he is bitter, appallingly self-centered, and treats his co-workers with contempt, especially his producer Rita (Andie MacDowell) and cameraman Larry (Chris Elliot).

The Foreigner (Blu-ray)

January 16th, 2018|Comments Off on The Foreigner (Blu-ray)

The Foreigner, starring Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan, is a timely action thriller from the director of Casino Royale. The film tells the story of humble London businessman Quan (Chan), whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love -- his teenage daughter -- is taken from him in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism.

The Hospital (Blu-ray)

January 16th, 2018|Comments Off on The Hospital (Blu-ray)

Hospital is a black comedy about a bitter, suicidal doctor (George C. Scott) whose hospital is being destroyed by the murders of several staff members, as well as the staff's own ineptness. Eventually, he falls in love with a young woman (Diana Rigg), who just makes his world more confusing. The film is a black satire, and the witty, satirical Academy Award-winning screenplay by Paddy Chayefsky makes it a very entertaining comedy.

Blade Runner 2049 (Blu-ray)

January 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Blade Runner 2049 (Blu-ray)

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

S.W.A.T. (Blu-ray)

January 12th, 2018|Comments Off on S.W.A.T. (Blu-ray)

An imprisoned drug kingpin offers a huge cash reward to anyone that can break him out of police custody and only the LAPD's Special Weapons and Tactics team can prevent it.

The Mountain Between Us (Ultra HD)

January 11th, 2018|Comments Off on The Mountain Between Us (Ultra HD)

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across hundreds of miles of wilderness, pushing one another to endure and discovering strength they never knew possible.

Fitzcarraldo (Blu-ray)

January 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Fitzcarraldo (Blu-ray)

German filmmaker Werner Herzog has never done anything by halves. When Herzog tackled Fitzcarraldo, the story of an obsessed impresario (Klaus Kinski) whose foremost desire in life is to bring both Enrico Caruso and an opera house to the deepest jungles of South America, the director boldly embarked on the same journey, disdaining studios, process shots, and special effects throughout.

The LEGO Ninjago Movie (Blu-ray)

January 10th, 2018|Comments Off on The LEGO Ninjago Movie (Blu-ray)

In this big-screen NINJAGO adventure, the battle for NINJAGO City calls to action young Master Builder Lloyd, aka the Green Ninja, along with his friends, who are all secret ninja warriors. Led by Master Wu, as wise-cracking as he is wise, they must defeat evil warlord Garmadon, The Worst Guy Ever, who also happens to be Lloyd's dad.

The Cat o’ Nine Tails (Blu-ray)

January 10th, 2018|Comments Off on The Cat o’ Nine Tails (Blu-ray)

In this flawed mystery-thriller from flamboyant horror director Dario Argento, Karl Malden portrays a blind man who joins forces with a reporter (James Franciscus) to catch a killer with an extra chromosome. Much of the action occurs at a research hospital, where the killer seeks to conceal the original crime with still more murders.

It (Ultra HD)

January 9th, 2018|Comments Off on It (Ultra HD)

New Line Cinema's horror thriller "IT," directed by Andy Muschietti ("Mama"), is based on the hugely popular Stephen King novel of the same name, which has been terrifying readers for decades. When children begin to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, a group of young kids are faced with their biggest fears when they square off against an evil clown named Pennywise, whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries.

Brawl in Cell Block 99 (Blu-ray)

January 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Brawl in Cell Block 99 (Blu-ray)

A former boxer named Bradley loses his job as an auto mechanic, and his troubled marriage is about to expire. At this crossroads in his life, he feels that he has no better option than to work for an old buddy as a drug courier.

Out of the Past (Blu-ray)

January 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Out of the Past (Blu-ray)

This quintessential film noir made contract player Robert Mitchum a star and set the standard for the genre for years to come. Private eye Jeff Bailey (Robert Mitchum) is hired by notorious gangster Whit Sterling (Kirk Douglas) to find his mistress, Kathie Moffett (Jane Greer), who shot him and ran off with $40,000.

American Made (Ultra HD)

January 5th, 2018|Comments Off on American Made (Ultra HD)

Barry Seal, a TWA pilot, is recruited by the CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoning communist threat in Central America and soon finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert CIA operations in the history of the United States that spawned the birth of the Medellin cartel and eventually almost brought down the Reagan White House with the Iran Contra scandal.

Flatliners (Blu-ray)

January 4th, 2018|Comments Off on Flatliners (Blu-ray)

In Flatliners, five medical students, hoping to gain insight into the mystery of what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring and dangerous experiment. By stopping their hearts for short periods of time, each triggers a near-death experience. As the investigation becomes more and more perilous, they are forced to confront the sins of their pasts, as well as contend with the paranormal consequences of trespassing to the other side.