Notable Releases Out on 4K, Blu-Ray & DigitalHD This Week!
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Available on DigitalHD (Movies Anywhere)
SYNOPSIS: In the brand new adventure Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, the tables are turned as four teenagers in detention are sucked into the world of Jumanji. When they discover an old video game console with a game they’ve never heard of, they are immediately thrust into the game’s jungle setting, into the bodies of their avatars, played by Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, and Karen Gillan. What they discover is that you don’t just play Jumanji –Jumanji plays you. They’ll have to go on the most dangerous adventure of their lives, or they’ll be stuck in the game forever…
Downsizing Available on DigitalHD (Movies Anywhere)
SYNOPSIS:. When scientists discover how to shrink humans to five inches tall as a solution to over-population, Paul (Matt Damon) and his wife Audrey (Kristen Wiig) decide to abandon their stressed lives in order to get small and move to a new downsized community — a choice that triggers life-changing adventures.
Thor: Ragnarok Available on 4K, Blu-Ray, DigitalHD (Movies Anywhere)
SYNOPSIS: The mighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilization.
Lady Bird Available on physical Blu-Ray, DVD, DigitalHD – Oscar Nominated for Best Picture, Best Director (Greta Gerwig), Best Original Screenplay (Greta Gerwig), Best Actress (Saoirse Ronan), Best Supporting Actress (Laurie Metcalf)
SYNOPSIS: Christine “Lady Bird” MacPherson is a high school senior from the “wrong side of the tracks.” She longs for adventure, sophistication, and opportunity, but finds none of that in her Sacramento Catholic high school. LADY BIRD follows the title character’s senior year in high school, including her first romance, her participation in the school play, and most importantly, her applying for college.
The Man Who Invented Christmas Available on physical Blu-Ray, DVD, DigitalHD (Movies Anywhere)
SYNOPSIS: Discover the true story of how Charles Dickens wrote “A Christmas Carol” and created a holiday tradition.
Wonder Wheel Available on physical Blu-Ray, DigitalHD
SYNOPSIS: Tells the story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny (Kate Winslet), an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty (Jim Belushi), Ginny’s rough-hewn carousel operator husband; Mickey (Justin Timberlake), a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina (Juno Temple), Humpty’s long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father’s apartment. Cinematographer Vittorio Storaro captures a tale of passion, violence, and betrayal that plays out against the picturesque tableau of 1950s Coney Island.
Blue Planet 2 Available on physical 4K, Blu-Ray
SYNOPSIS: David Attenborough returns to the world’s oceans in this sequel to the acclaimed documentary filming rare and unusual creatures of the deep, as well as documenting the problems our oceans face.