August 9, 2016: This Week on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD


August 9 brings home Supergirl, 11.22.63 and A Hologram For the King.

August 9 brings home 11.22.63, A Hologram for the King, Supergirl: Season One and more!

Welcome to’s look at all the top titles arriving this week on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD. Check out the gallery viewer below for a look at the major new releases, catalogue films and television collections hitting shelves and/or VOD beginning Tuesday, August 9, 2016.

It’s a quieter week than most when it comes to home entertainment, but August 9 still sees the release of a few big titles. Be on the lookout for Tom Tykwer’s recent reteaming with Tom Hanks in the Dave Eggers adaptation A Hologram for the King. You can also find director Bob Nelson’s recent drama The Confirmation, starring Clive Owen.

Arriving directly to DVD and Blu-ray is the all ages animated featured Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon.

Warner Archive this week upgrades to Blu-ray Richard Brooks’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof while also offering MOD DVDs for some Edward G. Robinson classics, including 1930’sThe Widow from Chicago, 1939’s Blackmail and 1941’s Unholy Partners.

Shout! Factory‘s Scream Factory this week turns its attention to last year’s Turkish horror thriller Baskin while Synapse Films has their own pair of horror cult classics arriving with Blu-rays of both Basket Case 2 and Basket Case 3.

There are quite a few small screen releases hitting August 9, including Hulu‘s Stephen King adaptation 11.22.63 and, in advance of the show’s second season (now on The CW) the first season of the DC Comics series Supergirl. There’s a number of titles hitting DVD only, too, including the first season of CBS‘ Code Black and the second season of the network’s NCIS: New Orleans. Also arriving on DVD is the second season of AMC‘s period computer drama Halt and Catch Fire and the Perry Mason: Complete Movies Collection.

Debuting via Digital HD is Shane Black’s fantastic comedy noir The Nice Guys and the family friendly DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year.

You can check out cover art for all the August 9 releases in the gallery viewer below alongside a listing of each release’s special features (where applicable).