Mike On Movies
New movies on DVD, Blu-ray, pay-per-view and in theaters
O.K., so you’ve got this great high definition TV, and there are literally thousands of movies out there to choose from. Every Friday, I post a quick list of the films that will be coming out on DVD, Blu-ray and pay-per-view on the next Tuesday, and on the Tuesday after that, along the theatrical releases for the next week. In effect, the home entertainment information is repeated for those who want to get a jump on things.
Most Recent Releases on DVD/Blu-Ray/Pay-Per-View
On DVD and pay-per-view March 27
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (PG-13) SF – Rey (Daisy Ridley) implores Luke Skywalker (Mark Hammill) to rejoin the fight. Meanwhile, back at Resistance headquarters, the Empire is attacking. With John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Kelly Marie Tan, Laura Dern and Carrie Fisher in her final role.
In theaters Thursday March 29
Ready Player One (PG-13) SF – In 2045, players in the OASIS virtual reality game compete to free themselves from a grim reality. With Mark Rylance and Ty Sheridan. Directed by Steven Spielberg.
In theaters Friday March 30
Gemini (R) Drama – Personal assistant Lola Kirke tries to help her celebrity boss Zoe Kravitz out of a tough spot. Policeman John Cho is also involved.
Tyler Perry’s Acrimony (R) Drama – Fed up with her no-good, rotten, cheating husband, Taraji P. Henson decides to do something about him.
On DVD and pay-per-view April 3
Insidious: The Last Key (PG-13) Horror – The fourth installment of the extremely popular low-budget series focuses on parapsychologist Elise Rainier (Lin Shaye).