Welcome to ComingSoon.net’s March 23 Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD column! We’ve highlighted this week’s releases in detailed write-ups of different titles below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon!
New Movies on Blu-ray/DVD
Soul Jamie Foxx leads an all-star cast in this hilarious, heart-filled adventure. Pixar’s SOUL introduces Joe, who lands the gig of his life at the best jazz club in town. But one misstep lands Joe in a fantastical place: The Great Before. There, he teams up with soul 22 (Tina Fey), and together they find the answers to some of life’s biggest questions.
News of the World A Civil War veteran (Tom Hanks) agrees to take a child to her rightful family. Together they travel into the unforgiving wilderness, searching for a place they can call home.
Breaking News in Yuba County When an overlooked pencil-pusher (Allison Janney) catches her husband in bed with another woman, he dies of a heart attack; so, she buries his body and takes advantage of the growing celebrity status that comes from having a missing husband.
Songbird In the terrifying thriller SONGBIRD, the COVID-23 virus has mutated and the world is in its fourth year of lockdown.
Cosmoball Life on earth is desolate after a brutal intergalactic war, brightened only by the dangerous, high-flying sport Cosmoball…but no one knows that at each match, four gifted humans are actually fighting to save humanity.
Sherlock Holmes and The Great Escape (DVD) The great dog-tective, Sherlock Holmes, is on the case to catch Mack, a notorious outlaw! But plans changes when Mack’s daughter is kidnapped.
World of Wong Kar Wai With his lush and sensual visuals, pitch-perfect soundtracks, and soulful romanticism, Wong Kar Wai has established himself as one of the defining auteurs of contemporary cinema. Joined by such key collaborators as cinematographer Christopher Doyle; editor and production and costume designer William Chang Suk Ping; and actors Tony Leung Chiu Wai and Maggie Cheung Man Yuk, Wong (or WKW, as he is often known) has written and directed films that have enraptured audiences and critics worldwide and inspired countless other filmmakers with their poetic moods and music, narrative and stylistic daring, and potent themes of alienation and memory. Whether they’re tragically romantic, soaked in blood, or quirkily comedic, the seven films collected here are an invitation into the unique and wistful world of a deeply influential artist.
Exploring Gotham City Explore Gotham City, home of the mysterious crime fighter the Batman! From the depths of the Batcave to Wayne Manor, Arkham Asylum, and beyond, these pages take you on a fully illustrated journey through the crime-riddled city. Inside you’ll learn all about Gotham City’s shadowy history, encounter infamous villains from The Joker to the Penguin, and find out what the Batman, Robin, and other heroes are doing to stop them.
Godzilla (4K) This spectacular adventure pits Godzilla, the world’s most famous monster, against malevolent creatures that, bolstered by humanity’s scientific arrogance, threaten our very existence.
Gattaca (4K) Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman star in this futuristic sci-fi thriller about a world where genetic engineering is used to perfect the human species.
Event Horizon A space rescue crew enters a world of nightmarish evil when they happen upon a spaceship lost more than seven years earlier.
Best Picture Essentials 10 Movie Collection 10 Best Picture winners from Paramount, including Wings, My Fair Lady, The Godfather, Terms of Endearment, Forrest Gump, The English Patient, Titanic, American Beauty, Gladiator, and No Country for Old Men!
Doc Stacy Keach, Haris Yulin and Faye Dunaway give riveting performances in this controversial and myth-shattering reexamination of the darker side of gunslinger Doc Holliday and the actions that led to the infamous showdown in Tombstone, Arizona.
Showdown Two childhood friends – who drifted apart after courting the same woman – find themselves on opposite sides of the law years later when one must do his duty as sheriff and track down the other.
Shoot Out A cowboy, just out of prison and looking for revenge against a double-crossing partner, must take care of a little girl presumed to be his daughter while three gunman wait in the wings. Directed by Henry Hathaway (“True Grit”).
The Kaiser of California On the surface, The Kaiser of California appears to be a cinematic anomaly: an epic Western produced under the state-controlled cinema of the Third Reich. But the film’s novelty value is quickly eclipsed by its dazzling visual aristry: striking compositions and stunning location photography worthy of John Ford (who was still three years away from making his signature Western, Stagecoach).
Ice Cold In Alex During World War II in North Africa, a medical field unit must cross the desert in their ambulance in order to reach the British lines in Alexandria.
The Dam Busters An epic war story of World War II. Scientist Dr. Barnes Wallis believes World War II can be shortened by destroying the Ruhr dams, thus paralyzing the enemy’s industrial nerve center. In spite of the difficulties caused by the critical situation at the time, he works steadily to perfect a special bomb of his own invention for the purpose.
Dunkirk A dramatization of the British Expeditionary Force’s 1940 retreat to the beaches of France and the extraordinary seaborne evacuation that saved it from utter destruction by Nazi Germany.
Nightbeast An alien with an appetite for blood and disembowelment is set loose on a small town when its spacecraft crashes and explodes!
Honor Killing When a young woman is brutally attacked, she seeks the aid of her own flesh and blood, but her Father has other plans for her – a bullet to her head. Now she lives, lives for vengeance. You can’t keep a good woman down.
Women Without Men (DVD) The story chronicles the intertwining lives of four Iranian women during the summer of 1953; a cataclysmic moment in Iranian history when an American led, British backed coup d’état brought down the democratically elected Prime Minister, Mohammad Mossadegh, and reinstalled the Shah to power.
New On Digital HD
Doors (exclusive clip) When numerous mysterious alien “doors” appear around the globe, humanity must come together to understand their purpose.
Enhanced (exclusive clip) (on VOD March 26) George Shepherd is part of an elite private military unit that specializes in capturing mutant fugitives. When David, a super mutant, claims vengeance against the government, he gains power by eliminating his enhanced allies, getting stronger each time he kills others like him. On the cusp of total domination, George must join forces with an unlikely partner to end David’s killing spree.
Happily A happily married couple (Joel McHale and Kerry Bishé) discover their friends are resentful of their lustful relationship. When a visit from a mysterious stranger leads to a dead body, they begin to question the loyalty of their so-called friends.
TV on Blu-ray and DVD
Austin City Limits Country (DVD) Austin City Limits is the longest-running music show in television history, and since the beginning it has held a special connection to country music. Beloved by artists and fans alike, Austin City Limits is known for authentic music presented in live and uncut performances. This collection has been hand-selected from over 40 years of Austin City Limits archives to find the greatest country performances.
The Undoing In this HBO limited series, a successful therapist, wife and mother tries to survive in the wake of a spreading and very public disaster.