New This Week on DVD, August 25, 2015

 Aloha (PG-13)

A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him. Starring Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bill Murray, John Krasinski, Danny McBride, Alec Baldwin

 Citizenfour (R)

A documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden. Starring Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Jeremy Scahill

 Two Days, One Night (PG-13)

Sandra, a young Belgian mother, discovers that her workmates have opted for a significant pay bonus, in exchange for her dismissal. She has only one weekend to convince her colleagues to give up their bonuses so that she can keep her job. Starring Marion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongione, Catherine Salée

 Iris (PG-13)

A documentary about fashion icon Iris Apfel from legendary documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles. Starring Carl Apfel, Iris Apfel

 

 Where Hope Grows (PG-13)

A baseball player, whose professional career was cut short due to his personal problems, is suddenly awakened and invigorated by a young man with Down syndrome who works at the local grocery store. Starring Danica McKellar, Brooke Burns, William Zabka, Kerr Smith

 Big Game (PG-13)

A young teenager camping in the woods helps rescue the President of the United States when Air Force One is shot down near his campsite. Starring Samuel L. Jackson, Onni Tommila, Ray Stevenson, Victor Garber

 Criminal Minds: Season 10 (UR)

The cases of the BAU, an elite group of profilers who analyze the nation’s most dangerous criminal minds in an effort to anticipate their next moves before they strike again.  Starring Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, Thomas Gibson

 Elementary: The Third Season (UR)

A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City. Starring Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Aidan Quinn

 

 The Good Wife: The Sixth Season (UR)

Alicia has been a good wife to her husband, a former state’s attorney. After a very humiliating sex and corruption scandal, he is behind bars. She must now provide for her family and returns to work as a litigator in a law firm. Starring Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry, Christine Baranski

 Harry: Season 1 (NR)

HARRY is a single story, six-part crime drama series set in Auckland which follows the intense psychological journey of Detective Harry Anglesea. Starring Oscar Kightley, Sam Neill, Hunter Kamuhemu

 Lila & Eve (R)

Two distraught mothers, whose children were gunned down in a drive-by, team up to avenge their deaths after local authorities fail to take action. Starring Viola Davis, Jennifer Lopez, Aml Ameen

 The Mindy Project: Season Three (TV-14)

A young Ob/Gyn doctor balances her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small office. Starring Mindy Kaling, Chris Messina

 October Gale (R)

A doctor takes in a mysterious man who washes ashore at her remote cottage with a gunshot wound. Quickly they both learn the killer has arrived to finish the job, while a storm has cut them off from the mainland. Starring Patricia Clarkson, Scott Speedman, Tim Roth

 The Pardon (PG-13)

The true story of Toni Jo Henry, a woman tried for the crime of murder in 1942 in the state of Louisiana. Toni Jo, a product of childhood abuse and neglect, briefly discovers love and happiness that soon turns to despair when her husband Cowboy is sent to prison and she embarks on an ill-fated plan with an accomplice Arkie to free him. Because of her beauty, Toni Jo instantly becomes a notorious celebrity, drawing the unparalleled media attention of two highly publicized and sensational murder trials. Her story is a story of hope, a story of love and a story of redemption, as Toni Jo discovers the true strength within herself and, with the help of a priest, Father Richard is able to face her life with a calm and peace that defies explanation. Starring Jaime King, John Hawkes, Jason Lewis

 Portlandia: Season Five (NR)

A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon. Starring Carrie Brownstein, Fred Armisen

 

 Revenge: The Complete Fourth & Final Season (TV-PG)

An emotionally troubled young woman makes it her mission to exact revenge against the people who wronged her father. Starring Madeleine Stowe, Emily VanCamp, Gabriel Mann, Nick Wechsler

 Skin Trade (R)

After his family is killed by a Serbian gangster with international interests, NYC detective Nick goes to S.E. Asia and teams up with a Thai detective to get revenge and destroy the syndicates human trafficking network. Starring Dolph Lundgren, Tony Jaa, Michael Jai White, Ron Perlman

 The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season (TV-MA)

Sheriff’s Deputy Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies. Starring Andrew Lincoln, Steven Yeun, Chandler Riggs

 

 Welcome to New York (R)

Mr. Devereaux is a powerful man. A man who handles billions of dollars every day. A man who controls the economic fate of nations. A man driven by a frenzied and unbridled sexual hunger. A man who dreamed of saving the world and who cannot save himself. A terrified man. A lost man. Starring Gérard Depardieu, Jacqueline Bisset, Marie Mouté

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