From the talented Colin Ferrell to the tactful Robert De Niro to the tantalizing Selena Gomez and the tasteful John Travolta, our New Release Recap is filled with star talent in blockbuster films you won’t want to miss! See what’s new on the Video Unlimited service this week.
Screen queen Halle Berry starring in a daunting thriller, The Call. She plays veteran 911 operator named Jordan, who takes a life-altering call from a teenage girl (Abigail Breslin). Jordan finds out the girl has been kidnapped and thrown into the trunk of a madman’s car.
The fantastical adventure of Oz The Great And Powerful follows James Franco as Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus magician with dubious ethics. When Diggs is hurled away to the vibrant Land of Oz, he puts magic to work against three witches who are not convinced at him being the greatest wizard that everyone anticipated. Reluctantly drawn into epic problems facing Oz and its inhabitants, Oscar must find out who is good and who is evil before it is too late. See how Oscar transforms himself into the great Wizard of Oz, now available on Video Unlimited service.
At the top this week is Jack the Giant Slayer (plus Bonus Features) available to buy in SD or HD two weeks before it hits DVD and Blu-ray! An age-old war is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the long-banished giants strive to reclaim the land they once lost, forcing the young man, Jack (Nicholas Hoult), into the battle of his life to stop them.
IV Play is the proverbial “psych!” from singer/songwriter/producer The-Dream, who had declared before the release of his 2010 album Love King that it would be his last solo effort outside contributing writing duties (he is responsible for smash singles like Justin Bieber’s “Baby”, Beyonce’s “Single ladies & Rihanna’s “Umbrella” . . . to name a few.)
It’s rare that an artist’s new material becomes a “no brainer,” for most listeners, but in spite of Daft Punk’s notorious elusiveness, they’ve been one of the biggest conversations in the music industry since they ever-so-simply updated their website with their iconic helmets.