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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

New DVDs released August 26th...!



"Belle" - based on a true story - Gugu Mbatha- Raw ("Larry Crowne") portrays the illegitimate mixed-race daughter of a Royal Navy captain whose struggle for love and acceptance in the early 19th century place involves her in the fight to end slavery in the United Kingdom - superb supporting cast includes Matthew Goode, Miranda Richardson, Emily Watson, Tom,Wilkinson and Penelope Wilton (TV's "Downton Abbey")

 "Blended" - Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore are together again, this time as survivors of a disastrous blind date who reunite with separate families in tow on an African safari - also starring Kevin Nealon ("TV's Weeds"), Joel McHale (TV's "The Soup") and basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal


"The Double" - that is James, who looks exactly  as Simon yet is more confident, more adept with the ladies and is out to take over Simon's life! - stars Jesse Eisenberg, Wallace Shawn & Mia Wasikowska 


"The Normal Heart" - from HBO travel back to the early 1980s and witness the remarkable true story of how gay activists and their medical allies attempted to educate America about the HIV/AIDS virus - nominated for ten Primetime Emmy Awards - winner of Critic's Circle TV Awards for Best Movie and Supporting Actor (Matt Bomer) - incredible cast includes Mark Ruffalo, Julia Roberts, Alfred Molina and Jim Parsons (TV's "Big Bang Theory")

 "Trust Me" - Howard Holloway (Clark Gregg, "Much Ado About Nothing") was once a top child movie star - now he's an agent for child actors and will have to stop at nothing to represent the screen find of the decade! - all-star supporting cast includes Felicity Huffman, William H. Macy, Amanda Peet, Sam Rockwell, Molly Shannon and Niecy Nash (TV's "The Soul Man")