It’s New Release Tuesday for all your BluRay and DVD needs! Each week for the next two months as we get ready for Halloween the BluRay/DVD Gods will be bringing out many horror films for your pleasure and this week is some of the best. If horror isn’t your thing, this week is also loaded with some great comedy that can lighten any scary mood. Huzzah!
New Releases: Tuesday September 24th
When Tony Stark/Iron Man finds his entire world reduced to rubble, he must use all his ingenuity to survive, destroy his enemy and somehow protect those he loves. But a soul-searching question haunts him: Does the man make the suit or does the suit make the man? Check out our original review to see out thoughts on the film.
Marvel’s BluRay/DVD sets are typically pretty good in what features they load up on the disc, so this disc should be pretty with fun features to dive into.
This unique coming-of-age comedy about three teenage friends: Joe (Nick Robinson), Patrick (Gabriel Basso) and the eccentric and unpredictable Biaggio (Moises Arias), who, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. Free from their parents’ rules, their idyllic summer quickly becomes a test of friendship as each boy learns to appreciate the fact that family, whether it is the one you are born into or the one you create, is something you can’t run away from. One of the best movie of 2013, check out our review with our thoughts on why you should just buy this movie.
Anyone who’s ever watched a horror film in the last 35 years knows the story of Michael Myers, who as a child, butchered his sister with a kitchen knife. Committed to a mental institution and watched over by Dr. Loomis (Donald Pleasance), he engineers his escape 15 years later, returning to his hometown of Haddonfield, Illinois on Halloween night to terrorize anyone who gets in his way, including babysitter Laurie Strode (Curtis).
The slasher masterpiece that started it all is 35 years sold. This is the perfect masterpiece BluRay that walks you though everything you have ever wanted to know about John Carpenter’s Halloween. Loaded with old, but great features and brand new ones all fans of this series can enjoy: All-new audio commentary with writer/director John Carpenter and star Jamie Lee Curtis. New feature entitled “The Night She Came Home”, a documentary-style piece showing Jamie Lee Curtis attending a fan convention. If you’re a fan of this movie and love all things horror get this new set before Halloween is here.
The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector’s Edition
It’s here the ultimate Batman experience when it comes to Christopher Nolan’s Batman universe. With amazing special features that walk you though the film making process that follows all three films. A must own for any fan of this trilogy
Prince Of Darkness (Collector’s Edition)
Master of Horror John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) directs this terrifying battle between mankind and the ultimate evil. Prince of Darkness weds supernatural horror with quantum weirdness, when a group of theoretical-physics students, led by their professor, Birack (Victor Wong), joins forces
with a priest (Donald Pleasence) to forestall the coming of the Dark Lord.
Good special features: Audio Commentary with John Carpenter, Sympathy For The Devil: An all-new Interview with Writer/Director John Carpenter, Alice at the Apocalypse: An all-new interview with Actor & Rock Legend Alice Cooper, The Messenger: All-new interview with Actor & Special Visual Effects Supervisor Robert Grasmere and much more.
From the innovative minds that brought you last year’s V/H/S comes V/H/S/2, an all-new anthology of dread, madness, and gore. Searching for a missing student, two private investigators break into his abandoned house and find a collection of mysterious VHS tapes. In viewing the horrific contents of each cassette, they realize there may be terrifying motives behind the student’s disappearance.
TV Seasons on BluRay/DVD
Lets step inside a madhouse with the chilling new incarnation of TV’s most horrific series. The sins of the past haunt the present at the notorious Briarcliff home for the criminally insane, ruled with an iron fist by Sister Jude. Forbidden desire and terrifying evil lurk around every corner from alien abduction to demonic possession to a skin-wearing psychopath known as Bloody Face.
Get ready before season 3 starts and this scary show will take you right into the Halloween season just right. Filled with the most terrifying and mess-up characters ever to be seen on TV: Mass murders, a killer Santa, sideshow human oddities and maybe even the devil himself. This is one hell of a season filled with one surprised after another.
It’s Matt Smith as the Eleventh Doctor in thirteen awesome episodes plus two specials, each a brand new epic adventure with new monsters and familiar foes like you’ve never seen them before. The first part of series seven sees the Ponds (Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill) in their final voyage with The Doctor. Then Christmas brings The Doctor a new friend (Jenna-Louise Coleman) but how, where, and when will he meet her? And the final eight episodes see The Doctor and his new companion begin their tenure of adventures though time and space.
Loaded with special features for every episode of the series, new interviews with the cast hosted by Chris Hardwick, The Nerdist himself. New insights into the TARDIS with new companion Clara and the two Christmas specials never before release in a box set before. This is a great set that all Who fans will need.
FBI Agent Will Graham (Hugh Dancy) hunts the most notorious serial killers. Graham is both gifted and cursed with an extraordinary ability: he can think like his prey, seeing what they see and feeling what they feel. What he doesn’t know is that his new partner is the most notorious serial killer of all: Dr. Hannibal Lecter (Mads Mikkelsen). Dr. Lecter tests Graham every step of the way, toying with him and playing a game all his own, while they work to unravel the mystery and catch the killer.
One of the best new shows of this year. Brought to life by genius Bryan Fuller (Pushing Daisies, Dead Like Me) who brings his amazing dark sense of humor to the world of Hannibal like you’ve never seen before. Loaded with great features and amazing acting this is one of the best shows ever and needs to be watched!
HAWAII FIVE-0 is a contemporary take on the classic series about a new elite federalized task force whose mission is to wipe out the crime that washes up on the Islands’ sun-drenched beaches.
The laughs just keep on coming for the #1-rated comedy, winner of three consecutive Emmy Awards for Outstanding Comedy Series. This season finds Jay and Gloria’s baby on the way and Haley going off to college, the entire Pritchett/Dunphy clan faces some major surprises as they bicker and bond over house-flipping headaches, unwanted play dates, and everything from hot-tempered hormones to in utero karaoke. Featuring a stellar array of guest stars including Matthew Broderick, Shelley Long and Elizabeth Banks, Season Four takes a heartfelt and laugh-out-loud hilarious look at what it means to be a Modern Family.
All fourteen episodes from the 16th season are jam-packed into this exclusive three-disc DVD set and 2-disc Blu-ray set. Join Cartman, Kyle, Stan and Kenny as they hunt down the mythical Jewpacabra, `sketti wrestle with reality stars, and go jackin’ it in San Diego. Pile on never-before-seen deleted scenes and a healthy dose of cat breading, and you’ve got a box set that could just “raise the bar”.