Welcome to ComingSoon.net’s January 9 Digital HD, Blu-ray and DVD column! As you can see, we’ve added a video player at the top highlighting this week’s releases, and you can find more detailed write-ups of different titles and exclusive clips below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon!
New Movies on Blu-ray/DVD
IT Stephen King’s bestseller became the highest-grossing horror film of all-time this year, and now’s your chance to revisit the terror with Pennywise and The Losers Club on Blu-ray. Includes a great featurette in which King himself talks about his influences in writing the original novel.
My Little Pony: The Movie Emily Blunt lends her voice to the other denizens of Equestria as Tempest Shadow, a broken-horned unicorn who Twilight Sparkle must stop. The Blu-ray release is loaded with special features, including a deleted scene, an Equestria Girls short, a music video and much more!
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (exclusive clip) Liam Neeson portrays the notorious whistleblower Mark Felt, better known as “Deep Throat,” whose work as a tipster helped bring down the Nixon administration. ComingSoon.net has an exclusive clip from the Blu-ray documentary “The Secrets of Making Mark Felt,” in which director Peter Landesman discusses the scene in which Bob Woodward meets Felt in the parking garage. Check it out below!
Bullet Head (exclusive deleted scene) Adrien Brody, Antonio Banderas and John Malkovich star in this crime drama about three career criminals trapped in a warehouse fighting for their lives. ComingSoon.net has an exclusive deleted scene featuring Adrian Brody pulling off a rare book heist, which you can check out below!
The Foreigner Jackie Chan plays a former special forces guy who seeks revenge after his daughter is killed in a bombing perpetrated by former IRA terrorists. Pierce Brosnan co-stars as a former IRA member turned politician that Chan’s character suspects. Blu-ray bonus features include “The Making of The Foreigner,” interviews with the stars and more.
Friend Request Evil is trending as a college girl becomes tormented by a dead girl she friends online who sets in motion a supernatural curse. The Blu-ray includes the digital copy plus a making-of featurette titled “Friend Request: The Social Nightmare.”
68 Kill Criminal Minds star Matthew Gray Gubler plays a guy so in love with his girlfriend (AnnaLynne McCord) that he agrees to accompany her on a heist. Unfortunately, the simple heist turns into a blood-drenched crime spree.
Crazy Famous (exclusive clip) Bob is an average Joe whose obsession to be famous lands him in a mental hospital. When a patient claims Bin Laden is still alive, Bob escapes with a band of misfits in a last-ditch effort to get Bin Laden and the fame he so deeply desires. Check out ComingSoon.net’s exclusive clip from the film featuring Catherine Curtin (Stranger Things)! The film is available on DVD as well as VOD and Digital HD.
The Garden of Allah This 1936 David O. Selznick production comes to Blu-ray from Kino Lorber and is a perfect buy for fans of classic cinema. The story of a woman (Marlene Dietrich) who falls in love with a runaway monk (Charles Boyer) is shot in gorgeous, eye-popping three-strip Technicolor, and is truly something to behold.
New on Digital HD
Jigsaw After bringing in over $100 million worldwide, this eighth installment in the Saw franchise comes home to digital, and features the return of Tobin Bell as John Kramer/Jigsaw.
Stratton Dominic Cooper stars as Stratton, a Special Boat Service operative for MI6 whose mission goes spectacularly wrong, and he must hunt down a rogue operative. Tom Felton, Connie Nielsen and Derek Jacobi co-star in this action-packed spy thriller.
TV on Blu-ray and DVD
Girlfriends: The Complete Series All eight seasons of the groundbreaking sitcom, which aired from 2000 to 2008 on UPN, comes to DVD in a terrific box set package that includes select commentaries, a feature on the creation of the show, a bonus episode from spinoff The Game and much more!