Archive for September, 2013

New on DVD for September 24 – This week’s releases include a chilling portrayal of one of the most disturbing illusory serial killers; an imaginative coming-of-age story; an enduring animated series; and a new horror anthology.

New on DVD for September 17 – This week’s releases include an intimate portrait of a glitzy celebrity and another of an ill-tempered artist; profiles of several lawbreakers and enforcers; and a number of exciting ventures into the wild.

New on DVD for September 10 – This week’s releases include a number of the latest seasons from a variety of TV shows; a real-life ocean adventure; a charismatic WWI miniseries; an intergalactic fight; an unsettling horror movie; and an illogical but entertaining shark picture.

‘Beyond the Edge’ takes audiences to incredible heights – Director Leanne Pooley’s ‘Beyond the Edge’ chronicles Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay’s conquest of Mt. Everest in 1953.

‘Oculus’ is cutting-edge horror drama – In ‘Oculus,’ a woman tries to convince her brother to help her destroy the supernatural being that killed their parents years earlier.

‘Starred Up’ gives prison films an upgrade – ‘Starred Up’ is about a troubled, violent teenager who is transferred to adult prison where he meets his father for the first time in more than a decade.

‘Canopy’ is a silent triumph – In ‘Canopy,’ an Australian fighter pilot is shot down over Singapore during WWII and unites with a Chinese soldier to survive.