VIDEO ROOM

Video Room has been serving the Piedmont Avenue neighborhood since 1988. We carry a large selection of movies on DVD and have an ever growing Blu-ray library. We specialize in hard-to-find and obscure cult classics, TV shows, foreign cinema, and film noir, in addition to the latest new releases. Check out our large Directors section and offbeat categories that make us unique. Kids and dogs are welcome. Senior discounts available. We do same day reservations. Free parking.

Hours:

Sunday-Thurday, 12pm-8pm
Friday-Saturday, 12pm-9pm


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Saturday, August 20, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2016

BLU-RAYS:

HUNTSMAN, THE: WINTER'S WAR http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2381991/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

NICE GUYS, THE [2016] - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3799694/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

DVDS:

ELEMENTARY: SEASON 4 - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2191671/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

ENDEAVOUR: SEASON 3 - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2701582/?ref_=nv_sr_1 



HUNTSMAN, THE: WINTER'S WAR http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2381991/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

INSPECTOR LEWIS: SEASON 8 - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0874608/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

MAGGIE'S PLAN http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3471098/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

MAN WHO KNEW INFINITY, THE - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0787524/?ref_=fn_al_tt_4 


NICE GUYS, THE [2016] - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3799694/?ref_=nv_sr_1

ROOTS [2016] http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3315386/?ref_=nv_sr_1

SUNSET SONG http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2262161/?ref_=nv_sr_1

WALKING DEAD, THE: SEASON 6 - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1520211/?ref_=nv_sr_1

WEINER - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5278596/?ref_=nv_sr_1

R.I.P.:

KENNY BAKER - Actor http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0048652/?pf_rd_m=A2FGELUUNOQJNL&pf_rd_p=2540377602&pf_rd_r=0RJ6WQ68XMJAQQ0HZFWG&pf_rd_s=center-6&pf_rd_t=15061&pf_rd_i=homepage&ref_=hm_nw_tp1_lk1 

FYVUSH FINKEL - Actor http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0277882/

ARTHUR HILLER - Director http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0002137/

JOHN MCLAUGHLIN - Moderator, Actor http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0572349/

MARNI NIXON - Actress, Singer http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0633262/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1  

JACK RILEY - Actor http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0727051/

Saturday, August 13, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, AUGUST 16, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, AUGUST 16, 2016

BLU-RAY:

RAIDERS! THE GREATEST FAN FILM EVER MADE - Highly Recommended! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3551954/?ref_=nv_sr_3

DVDS:

AFFAIR, THE: SEASON 2 - Highly Recommended! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2699110/?ref_=nv_sr_1

ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE, THE http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1985949/?ref_=nv_sr_1


GOTHAM: SEASON 2- Highly Recommended!  http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3749900/?ref_=nv_sr_1

HOLDING THE MAN http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3671542/?ref_=nv_sr_1

OBSERVANCE http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3591988/?ref_=nv_sr_1

RAIDERS! THE GREATEST FAN FILM EVER MADE - Highly Recommended! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3551954/?ref_=nv_sr_3

REQUIEM FOR THE AMERICAN DREAM http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3270538/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

                                                           *****

R.I.P.:

BARRY JENNER - Actor http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0421061/ 


SAGAN LEWIS - Actress http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0507722/

Saturday, August 6, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2016

DVDS:

DUKHTAR  http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3175888/?ref_=nv_sr_1

FATHERS & DAUGHTERS http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2582502/?ref_=nv_sr_1

HIGH STRUNG [2016] http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3451230/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING, A http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2980210/?ref_=nv_sr_1

SWEET BEAN http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4298958/?ref_=nv_sr_1

                                                           *****

R.I.P.:

ERIC BERGREN - Screenwriter http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0075015/?ref_=tt_ov_wr

GLORIA DEHAVEN - Actress  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0002038/

DAVID HUDDLESTON - Actor http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0399663/

Saturday, July 30, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY,, AUGUST 2, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY,, AUGUST 2, 2016

DVDS:

AMERICAN SIDE, THE http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3093286/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

APRIL AND THE EXTRAORDINARY WORLD http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3422078/?ref_=nv_sr_1

BLACKLIST, THE: SEASON 3 - Highly Recommended! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2741602/?ref_=nv_sr_1

CONFIRMATION http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4608402/?ref_=nv_sr_2

FIRST MONDAY IN MAY, THE http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5519566/?ref_=nv_sr_1

HIGH-RISE [2016] http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0462335/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

KEANU - Highly Recommended! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4139124/?ref_=nv_sr_1

KNICK, THE: SEASON 2 - Highly Recommended! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2937900/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

LAST DAYS IN THE DESERT http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3513054/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

LOBSTER, THE - Highly Recommended! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3464902/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

LOUDER THAN BOMBS http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2217859/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

MANHATTAN NIGHT http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3100274/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

MARGUERITE http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4428788/?ref_=nv_sr_2 

MOTHER'S DAY [2016] http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4824302/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

SAVING MR. WU http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4819560/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

SONGS MY BROTHERS TAUGHT ME http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3566788/?ref_=nv_sr_1 


                                                     *****
 

R.I.P.:

JERRY DOYLE - Actor http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0236381/

Saturday, July 23, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016

DVDs:

BARBERSHOP: THE NEXT CUT http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3628584/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

BORN TO BE BLUE http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2133196/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

BOSS, THE http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2702724/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

CRIMINAL [2016] http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3014866/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

HARDCORE HENRY http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3072482/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

HOME FROM HOME: CHRONICLE OF A VISION http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1998204/?ref_=fn_al_tt_2 

L'ATTESA http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3715122/?ref_=nv_sr_2 

LIGHT BENEATH THEIR FEET, A http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3262022/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

PERFECT DAY, A http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3577624/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1 

SING STREET http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3544112/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1 

                                                                *****

R.I.P.:

GARRY MARSHALL - Director/Writer/Producer/Actor http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0005190/?ref_=nv_sr_1

Saturday, July 16, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2016


NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2016

BLU-RAY:

BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE - Superhero/Action. Starring Ben Affleck Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly Hunter, Gig Gadot, Scoot McNairy, Lauren Cohan. Directed by Zack Snyder. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated PG-13. Theatrical Edition: 151 Minutes. Blu-ray Exclusive Ultimate Edition: 182 minutes. US Box Office: $331 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2975590/?ref_=nv_sr_1


DVDS:

BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE - Superhero/Action. Starring Ben Affleck Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly Hunter, Gig Gadot, Scoot McNairy, Lauren Cohan. Directed by Zack Snyder. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated PG-13. 151 Minutes. US Box Office: $331 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2975590/?ref_=nv_sr_1

MILES AHEAD - Music/Drama. Starring Don Cheadle, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Ewan McGregor, Michael Stuhlbarg, Keith Stanfield, austin Lyon. Directed by Don Cheadle. 2016. Rated R. 100 minutes. US Box Office: $3 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0790770/?ref_=nv_sr_1

ORPHAN BLACK: SEASON 4 - Canadian TV/Cult/Suspense/Action/Sci-fi. Starring Tatiana Maslany, Jordan Gavaris, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Kristian Bruun, Kevin Hanchard. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Unrated. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2234222/?ref_=nv_sr_1

                                                                 *****

R.I.P.:

MICHAEL HERR - Writer [Apocalypse Now (Narration), Full Metal Jacket, The Rainmaker]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0380282/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

Saturday, July 9, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2016

BLU-RAYS:

ALLEGIANT [THE DIVERGENT SERIES] - Sci-fi/Action. Starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James,  Jeff Dainels, Naomi Watts, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Jonny Weston, Octavia Spencer, Zoe Kravitz, Daniel Dae Kim, Maggie Q. Directed by Robert Schwentke. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated PG-13. 120 minutes. US Box Office: $67 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3410834/?ref_=nv_sr_1

EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! -  Comedy/Cult. Starring Will Brittain, Zoey Deutch, Blake Jenner, Tyler Hoechlin, Ryan Guzman,  J. Quinton Johnson. Directed by Richard Linklater. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated R. 97 minutes. US Box Office: $4 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2937696/?ref_=nv_sr_1

GREEN ROOM - Suspense/Horror/Cult. Starring Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Alia Shawkat, Callum Turner, Patrick Stewart. Directed by Jeremy Saulnier. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated R. 95 minutes. US Box Office: $4 4 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4062536/?ref_=nv_sr_1

DVDS:

13 CAMERAS - Horror Starring Neville Archambault, Sarah Baldwin, Sean Carrigan, Sarah Baldwin, Jim Cummings, Brianne Moncrief. Directed by Victor Zarcoff. 2016. Unrated. 87 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4392454/?ref_=nv_sr_1 



ALLEGIANT [THE DIVERGENT SERIES] - Sci-fi/Action. Starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James,  Jeff Dainels, Naomi Watts, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Jonny Weston, Octavia Spencer, Zoe Kravitz, Daniel Dae Kim, Maggie Q. Directed by Robert Schwentke. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated PG-13. 120 minutes. US Box Office: $67 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3410834/?ref_=nv_sr_1

DRESSER, THE [2015] - Drama/British Isles.  Starring Anthony Hopkins, Ian McKellen, Emily Watson, Sarah Lancashire, Vanessa Kirby, Edward Fox, Tom Brooke, Ian Cunnigham. Directed by Richard Eyre. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! Unrated. 105 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4247618/?ref_=nv_sr_1

ELVIS & NIXON [2016] -  Comedy/Cult. Starring Michael Shannon, Kevin Spacey, Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters, Tate Donovan, Tracey Letts, Amber Benson. Directed by Liza Johnson. Rated R. 86 minutes. US Box Office: $2 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2093991/?ref_=nv_sr_1 


EVERYBODY WANTS SOME!! -  Comedy/Cult. Starring Will Brittain, Zoey Deutch, Blake Jenner, Tyler Hoechlin, Ryan Guzman,  J. Quinton Johnson. Directed by Richard Linklater. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated R. 97 minutes. US Box Office: $4 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2937696/?ref_=nv_sr_1

GREEN ROOM - Suspense/Horror/Cult. Starring Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Alia Shawkat, Callum Turner, Patrick Stewart. Directed by Jeremy Saulnier. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated R. 95 minutes. US Box Office: $4 4 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4062536/?ref_=nv_sr_1

MOUNTAINS MAY DEPART -  Drama/Romance/China-France-Japan. Starring Tao Zhao, Sylvia Chang, Jingdong Liang, Yi Zhang, Lu Liu. Directed by Zhangke Zia. 2015. Unrated. 131 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3740778/?ref_=nv_sr_1

MY BIG NIGHT - Comedy/Spanish Language/Spain. Starring Raphael, Mario Casas, Pepon Nieto, Bianca Suarez, Hugo Silva, Carmen Machi. Directed by Alex de la Iglesia. 2015. Unrated. 100 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4412362/?ref_=ttrel_rel_tt

MY GOLDEN DAYS - Drama/France. Starring Quentin Dolmaire, Lou Roy-Lecollinet, Mathieu Amalric, Dinara Drukarova, Cecile Garcia-Fogel, Olivier Rabourdin. Directed by Arnaud Desplechin. 2015. Rated R. 123 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4048050/?ref_=nv_sr_1
 

                                                          *****

R.I.P.:

ROBIN HARDY - Director-Writer [The Wicker Man, The Fantasist, The Wicker Tree]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0362736/

ABBAS KIAROSTAMI - Director [Taste of Cherry, The Wind Will Carry Us, Certified Copy]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0452102/?pf_rd_m=A2FGELUUNOQJNL&pf_rd_p=2540377602&pf_rd_r=19WS876DVTTNE8TBHC2H&pf_rd_s=center-6&pf_rd_t=15061&pf_rd_i=homepage&ref_=hm_nw_tp1_lk1  

JOHN McMARTIN - Actor [Sweet Charity, All the President's Men, Brubaker, Blow Out,  Pennies from Heaven, Legal Eagles, Native Son, Kinsey, No Reservations]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0533979/

Saturday, July 2, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2016

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to a shipping error and the holiday, titles are scheduled to arrive Tuesday and some may not be ready until Wednesday, July 6. If you have any questions about a particular title's availability, please call us. Thank you for your patience.

BLU-RAY:

ONCE YESTERDAY - Japanimation/Drama/Romance. Starring the voices of Daisy Ridley, Alison Fernandez, Dev Patel, Toshiro Yanagiba, Youko Honna, Laura Bailey, Jaden Betts, Ashley Eckstein. Directed by Isao Takahata. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 1991 (original release)/2016 (US version release). Rated PG. 118 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0102587/?ref_=nv_sr_1


DVDS:

600 MILES -  Suspense/Drama/Mexico-US. Starring Tim Roth, Krityan Ferrer, Monica Del Carmen, Harris Kendall, Craig Lutz. Directed by Gabriel Ripstein. 2015. Rated R. 85 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3685622/?ref_=nv_sr_1

ADDERALL DIARIES, THE - Suspense/Drama. Starring Amber Heard, James Franco, Christian Slater, Wilmer Valderrama, Ed Harris, Cynthia Nixon, Jim Parrack. Directed by Pamela Romanowsky. 2016. Rated R. 87 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1735907/?ref_=ttrel_rel_tt

BOY & THE WORLD - Family/Animation/Brazil. Starring the voices of Vinicius Garcia, Marco Aurelio Campos, Lu Horta. Directed by Ale Abreu. 2014. Rate PG. 80 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3183630/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

BY THE SEA - Drama/Romance/US-France. Starring Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Melanie Laurent, Melvil Poupad, Niels Arestrup, Richard Bohringer. Directed by Angelina Jolie. 2015. Rated R. 132 minutes. US Box Office: $1 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3707106/?ref_=nv_sr_1

HOUSE OF CARDS: SEASON 4 - TV/Drama/Cult. Starring Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Nathan Darrow, Mahershala Ali, Michael Gill. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Unrated. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1856010/?ref_=ttep_ep_tt 

I SAW THE LIGHT -  Drama/Musical/Biography. Starring Tom Hiddleston, Elizabeth Olsen, Maddie Hasson, Bradley Whitford, David Krumholtz, Cherry Jones, Wrenn Schmidt, Josh Pais, Joshua Brady. Directed by Marc Abraham. 2016. Rated R. 123 minutes. US Box Office: $2 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1490785/?ref_=ttrel_rel_tt

MERMAID, THE [AKA MEI REN YU] - Sci-fi/Romance/China. Starring Chao Deng, Kitty Zhang Yugi, Show Luo, Yun Lin. Directed by Stephen Chow. 2016. Rated R. 94 minutes. US Box Office: $4 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4701660/?ref_=nv_sr_1

MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS - Drama. Starring Selma Blair, Christina Ricci, Courteney Cox,  Sharon Stone, Eva Amurri Martino, Susan Sarandon, Mira Sorvino, Luke Mitchell, Elizabeth Daily, Ashanti. Directed by Paul Duddridge, Nigel Levy. 2016. Rated PG-13. 90 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2395339/?ref_=nv_sr_1



ONCE YESTERDAY - Japanimation/Drama/Romance. Starring the voices of Daisy Ridley, Alison Fernandez, Dev Patel, Toshiro Yanagiba, Youko Honna, Laura Bailey, Jaden Betts, Ashley Eckstein. Directed by Isao Takahata. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 1991 (original release)/2016 (US version release). Rated PG. 118 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0102587/?ref_=nv_sr_1


                                              *****

R.I.P.:

CAROLINE AHERNE - Actress/Writer [The Mrs. Merton Show (British TV), The Royle Family (British TV)]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0013930/

MICHAEL CIMINO - Director-Writer [Thunderbolt and Lightfoot, The Deer Hunter, Heaven's Gate, Year of the Dragon, The Sicilian, Desperate Hours]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001047/?ref_=nv_sr_1#director 


STUART NISBET - Actor [In the Heat of the Night,  Games, How to Frame a Figg, Slither, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Casino]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0632604/

BUD SPENCER - Actor [God Forgives...I Dont!, Aces High, The Five Man Army, They Call Me Trinity franchise, Four Flies on Grey Velvet, A Reason to Live, A Reason to Die, Crime Busters]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0817881/

Saturday, June 25, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016

BLU-RAY:

EYE IN THE SKY - War/Suspense/United Kingdom-South Africa. Starring Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman, Babou Ceesay, Carl Beukes, Phoebe Fox. Directed by Gavin Hood. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated R. 102 minutes. US Box Office: $19 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2057392/?ref_=nv_sr_1

DVDS:

CLOUDS OF SILS MARIA [THE CRITERION COLLECTION] -  Drama/France-Germany-Switzerland. Starring Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Chloe Grace Moretz, Brady Corbet, Johnny Flynn, Lars Eidinger. Directed by Olivier Assayas. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2014. Rated R. 124 minutes. US Box Office: $2 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2452254/?ref_=nv_sr_1

DCI BANKS: SEASON 4 - British TV/Suspense. Starring Stephen Tompkinson, Jack Deam, Andrea Lowe, Caroline Catz. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2014. Unrated.  http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1652216/?ref_=nv_sr_1



EYE IN THE SKY - War/Suspense/United Kingdom-South Africa. Starring Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman, Babou Ceesay, Carl Beukes, Phoebe Fox. Directed by Gavin Hood. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated R. 102 minutes. US Box Office: $19 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2057392/?ref_=nv_sr_1

KUNG FU PANDA 3 - Family/Animation. Starring the voices of Jack Black, Bryan Cranston, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, J.K. Simmons, Jackie Chan, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross, Kate Hudson. Directed by Alessandro Carloni, Jennifer Yuh. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated PG. 95 minutes. US Box Office: $144 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2452254/?ref_=nv_sr_1

RAMS -  Drama/Iceland-Denmark-Norway-Poland. Directed by Grimur Hakonarson. 2015. Rated R. 93 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3296658/?ref_=ttrel_rel_tt

VERA: SET 6 - British TV/Suspense. Starring Brenda Blethyn, Jon Morrisson. 2016. Unrated. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1693592/?ref_=nv_sr_2

WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT - Action/Comedy. Starring Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Sterling K. Brown, Nicolas Braun, Alfred Molina, Cherry Jones, Josh Charles. Directed by Glenn Ficara, John Requa. 2016. Rated R. 112 minutes. US Box Office: $24 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3553442/?ref_=nv_sr_1
 

                                                      *****

R.I.P.:

RON LESTER - Actor [Varsity Blues, Freaks and Geeks (TV), Popular (TV), Not Another Teen Movie]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0504516/?pf_rd_m=A2FGELUUNOQJNL&pf_rd_p=2494921022&pf_rd_r=1C7JNEJYAWPV53BBF1ZJ&pf_rd_s=center-5&pf_rd_t=15061&pf_rd_i=homepage&ref_=hm_nw_tp1_lk1

HARRY RABINOWITZ - Composer/Conductor [Agatha Christie Hour (TV), Reilly, Ace of Spies (TV)]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0704948/#composer


BILL RICHMOND - Screenwriter [The Ladies Man, The Errand Boy, The Nutty Professor, The Carol Burnett Show (TV)]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0725075/

BERNIE WORRELL - Singer/Actor [Parliament-Funkadelic co-founder, Ricki and the Flash]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0941600/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1#actor 
 

ANTON YELCHIN - Actor [Alpha Dog, Charlie Bartlett, Star Trek, Terminator Salvation, Like Crazy, Fright Night, Odd Thomas, Star Trek Into Darkness, Green Room, Star Trek Beyond]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0947338/?pf_rd_m=A2FGELUUNOQJNL&pf_rd_p=2494921022&pf_rd_r=1YT0GPXXQTFQN6Z39VEW&pf_rd_s=center-5&pf_rd_t=15061&pf_rd_i=homepage&ref_=hm_nw_tp1_lk1

Saturday, June 18, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY JUNE 21, 2016

NEW RELEASES - TUESDAY JUNE 21, 2016

BLU-RAY:

MIDNIGHT SPECIAL - Sci-Fi/Cult/Suspense. Starring Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Jaeden Lieberher, Adam Driver, Sam Shepard, Scott Haze, Bill Sparks. Directed by Jeff Nichols. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated PG-13.  112 minutes. US Box Office: $4 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2649554/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

DVDs:

EMBRACE OF THE SERPENT - Action/Drama/Colombia-Venezuela-Argentina. Starring Jan Bijovet, Brionne Davis, Nibbio Torres, Antonio Bolivar. Directed by Ciro Guerra. 2015. Unrated. 125 minutes. US Box Office: $2 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4285496/?ref_=ttrel_rel_tt

HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER: SEASON 2 - TV/Film Noir/Suspense/Cult. Starring Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee, Aja Naomie King, Matt McGorry,
 Karla Souza, Charlie Weber, Liza Weil, Conrad Ricamora, Famke Janssen. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2015-2016. Unrated. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3205802/?ref_=nv_sr_1

I, ANNA - Film Noir/Suspense/United Kingdom-Germany-France. Starring Charlotte Rampling, Gabriel Byrne, Eddie Marsan, Jodhi May, Ralph Brown, Max Deacon, Honor Blackman, Hayley Atwell.  Directed by Barnaby Southcombe. 2012. Unrated. 93 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1587411/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1 

KNIGHT OF CUPS -  Terrence Malick//Drama. Starring Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Cate Blanchett, Teresa Palmer, Joel Kinnaman, Imogen Poots, Brian Dennehy, Antonio Banderas, Freida Pinyo, Wes Bentley, Isabel Lucas, Cherry Jones. Directed by Terrence Malick. 2015. Rated R. 118 minutes. US Box Office: $1 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2101383/?ref_=ttrel_rel_tt

MIDNIGHT SPECIAL - Sci-Fi/Cult/Suspense. Starring Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Jaeden Lieberher, Adam Driver, Sam Shepard, Scott Haze, Bill Sparks. Directed by Jeff Nichols. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2016. Rated PG-13.  112 minutes. US Box Office: $4 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2649554/?ref_=nv_sr_1 

MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING 2 - Comedy/Romance. Starring Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Michael Constantine, Lainie Kazan, Andrea Martin, Joey Fatone, Louis Mandylor, Elena Kampouris. Directed by Kirk Jones. 2016. Rated PG-13. 94 minutes. US Box Office: $60 million. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3760922/?ref_=nv_sr_1

WALLANDER: SEASON 4 [THE FINAL SEASON][BBC] - British TV/Film Noir/Suspense. Starring Kenneth Branagh, Richard McCabe, Jeany Spark, Barnaby Kay, David Warner. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! 2015. Unrated. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1178618/episodes?season=4&ref_=tt_eps_sn_4

WAVE, THE [2015]  - Disaster/Suspense/Norway/. Starring Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, Thomas Bo Larsen, Fridtiov Saheim, Laila Goody, Herman Bernhoft. Directed by Roar Uthaug. Rated R. 105 minutes. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3616916/?ref_=ttrel_rel_tt

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R.I.P.:

Mihaly 'Michu' Meszaros - Actor [Warlock, Big Top Pee-Wee, Alf (TV series)]. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0582361/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1