Welcome to ComingSoon.net’s March 30 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
Wonder Woman 1984 Fast forward to the 1980s as Wonder Woman’s next big screen adventure finds her facing a wide array of foes including: Max Lord and The Cheetah.
Our Friend (DVD) After Nicole and Matthew receive life-altering news, the couple finds unexpected support from their friend, Dane, who puts his own life on hold to move into their family home.
The Bloodhound First-time feature director Patrick Picard brings a fresh take to one of the best-known stories from the master of mystery and the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe’s The Fall of the House of Usher, in his new slow-burner horror-thriller.
The Widow In a densely forested area north of St. Petersburg, people have been going missing for three decades. On October 14, 2017, a team of volunteers went out into the woods in search of a missing teenager. Soon, all communication with them was lost.
The Projectionist This documentary portrait of theater operator Nicolas “Nick” Nicolaou moves from 1970s Times Square adult film houses through decades of city regulation, chain takeovers, and cultural shifts, charting a charming odyssey through the history of film exhibition and New York City. Abel Ferrara traces the life and work of friend and fellow cinephile Nicolaou, a Cypriot immigrant who began working as a teenager in small neighborhood movie theaters around Manhattan, defying gentrification, changing viewing habits and corporate dominance in the 1980s, only to emerge decades later as one of New York City’s last independent theater owners.
Minor Premise Attempting to surpass his father’s legacy, a reclusive neuroscientist becomes entangled in his own experiment, pitting ten fragments of his consciousness against each other.
Defending Your Life Albert Brooks stars as a dead yuppie who must defend the choices he made in life in this outrageous comedy.
Jeremy Fifteen-year-old musician Jeremy (Robby Benson) is smitten with an aspiring young dancer (Glynnis O’Connor), and together they discover Manhattan and each other.
The Bermuda Depths What secret lurks 20,000 feet below the waves in the paranormal realm called the Bermuda Triangle? That is the question a scientist (Burl Ives), his student (Carl Weathers) and a young man (Leigh McCloskey) haunted by nightmarish memories of his Bermuda childhood ask themselves.
Isle of the Dead A Greek general accompanied by an American journalist unmasks a murderous female vampire preying on the citizens of a Greek island.
Nosferatu In Venice What was intended to be an unofficial sequel to Werner Herzog’s NOSFERATU instead became one of the most notoriously fascinating productions in EuroCult history: Klaus Kinski – now fully in the grip of the ‘batsh*t crazy’ phase of his career gives his penultimate performance as the legendary vampire resurrected in modern-day Venice with an insatiable hunger for warm blood and rough sex.
The Invisible Man Appears/The Invisible Man Vs. The Human Fly Finally released outside Japan for the very first time, these unique riffs on H.G. Wells classic character (though undoubtedly also indebted to Universal s iconic film series) are two of the earliest examples of tokusatsu (special effects) cinema from Daiei Studios, later the home of Gamera.
The Ten Commandments (4K) The life of Moses (Charlton Heston), once favoured in the Pharaoh’s (Yul Brynner) household, who turned his back on a privileged life to lead his people to freedom.
The Greatest Show on Earth Charlton Heston stars as Brad Braden, the circus manager who lives and breathes to keep the show rolling. With the Big Top about to hit rock bottom, Braden hires The Great Sebastian, a daring trapeze legend, to revitalize the circus.
Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV(4K) The magical kingdom of Lucis is home to the world’s last remaining Crystal, and the menacing empire of Niflheim is determined to steal it.
The Day Of The Beast (4K) Writer/director Álex de la Iglesia delivers the smash hit that remains one of the best horror comedies of our time: When a rogue priest discovers the exact date The Antichrist will be born, he’ll enlist a Death Metal record store clerk and a cheesy TV psychic for an urban spree of “gore, sacrilege and twisted humor” (San Francisco Examiner) to prevent the Apocalypse by summoning Satan himself.
A Scream In The Streets From infamous producer Harry Novak – whose Box Office International Pictures brought the world such classics as AXE, MANTIS IN LACE and WHAM BAM THANK YOU, SPACEMAN – comes the still-startling sickie about a pair of L.A.P.D. detectives hunting a transvestite psychopath through a polyester jungle of massage parlor perverts, suburban sex fiends, violence-crazed cops and one of the worst examples of cross-dressing ever filmed.
Perdita Durango For his English-language debut, writer/director Álex de la Iglesia (DAY OF THE BEAST) chose novelist Barry Gifford’s prequel to WILD AT HEART featuring sociopath priestess Perdita Durango. But when the U.S. distributor saw the finished film, they slashed 10+ minutes of gleefully profane sex & violence and dumped it under the title DANCE WITH THE DEVIL.
Lust, Caution In this daring and provocative thriller from director Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain), a young woman finds herself swept up in a radical plot to assassinate a ruthless intelligence agent.
Hitcher in the Dark Young and handsome Mark Glazer roams around the southeastern United States in his decked out camper, picking up single female hitchhikers. Once he has the unsuspecting travelers trapped inside his RV, Mark savagely assaults and then murders them by slashing their throats, taking photos of the grisly aftermath to add into his macabre collection.
A Serbian Film Milos, a retired adult film actor, leads a normal family life with his wife Maria and six-year old son Petar in tumultuous Serbia, trying to make ends meet. A sudden call from his former colleague Layla will change everything. Aware of his financial problems, Layla introduces Milos to Vukmir – a mysterious, menacing and politically powerful figure in the adult film business.
New On Digital HD
Free Byrd (exclusive clip) Meet JAY BUTLER (Randy Nazarian), a lovable underachiever who works as a van driver at an assisted living community, and HARRY BYRD (Raymond J. Barry, “Justified”) who is being kicked out of the community for general irascibility. At the behest of the home and Harry’s three willful children, Jay is assigned to drive Harry to a new home.
Witness Infection (exclusive clip) Life has always been pretty protected for Carlo Serrelli. But his past is about to come back and bite him. Carlo’s father has kept him out of the deadly mob business by giving him a job at the family dog groomers, while his younger brother, Dominic, has always done the dirty work.
The Oak Room (exclusive clip) During a raging snowstorm, a drifter returns home to the blue-collar bar located in the remote town where he was born. When he offers to settle an old debt with a grizzled bartender by telling him a story, the night’s events quickly spin into a dark tale of mistaken identities, double-crosses and shocking violence.
The Seventh Day A renowned exorcist who teams up with a rookie priest for his first day of training. As they plunge deeper into hell on earth, the lines between good and evil blur, and their own demons emerge.
The Father A man refuses assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and the fabric of his reality.
The Vault Freddie Highmore (“The Good Doctor”) and Famke Janssen (X-Men) star in this action-packed thriller following a high-risk heist. A team of master thieves plan to break into an impenetrable vault to steal the legendary lost treasure locked inside.
TV on Blu-ray and DVD
Journeys Through French Cinema My Journey Through French Cinema (2017), Bertrand Tavernier’s César-nominated three-and-a-half-hour tour through French film history, was too short to introduce audiences to all that he wanted to share.