New This Week on DVD, March 8, 2016

 The Benefactor (UR)

A philanthropist meddles in the lives of newly-married couples in an attempt to relive his past. Starring Theo James, Dakota Fanning, Richard Gere, Cheryl Hines

 Community: The Complete Sixth Season (TV-PG)

A suspended lawyer is forced to enroll in a community college with an eclectic staff and student body. Starring Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs, Danny Pudi, Alison Brie

 Grease: Live! (TV-14)

After enjoying a summer romance, high school students Danny and Sandy are unexpectedly reunited when she transfers to Rydell High. There Sandy must contend with cynical Rizzo and the Pink Ladies in attempt to win Danny’s heart again. Starring Julianne Hough, Aaron Tveit, Vanessa Hudgens, Carly Rae Jepsen, Eve Plumb, Ana Gasteyer, Mario Lopez, Joe Jonas, Jessie J, Boys II Men

 In the Heart of the Sea (PG-13)

A recounting of a New England whaling ship’s sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson

 Macbeth (R)

Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself. Starring Jack Madigan, Frank Madigan, Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard

 The Peanuts Movie (G)

Snoopy embarks upon his greatest mission as he and his team take to the skies to pursue their arch-nemesis, while his best pal Charlie Brown begins his own epic quest back home to win the love of his life. Starring Trombone Shorty, Rebecca Bloom, Anastasia Bredikhina, Kristin Chenoweth

 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Season One (TV-14)

A woman is rescued from a doomsday cult and starts life over again in New York City. Starring Ellie Kemper, Tituss Burgess, Carol Kane, Jane Krakowski

 Victor Frankenstein (PG-13)

Told from Igor’s perspective, we see the troubled young assistant’s dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Viktor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man – and the legend – we know today. Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Jessica Brown Findlay, Bronson Webb, James McAvoy

 Beyond Beyond (PG)

Beyond Beyond is a story about wanting the impossible. A story about a little rabbit boy not old enough to understand the rules of life, who takes up the fight against the most powerful force. While doing so, he learns more and more about life. Starring Edvin Ryding, Tuva Novotny, Gustaf Hammarsten

 Break Point (R)

Two estranged brothers reunite to make an improbable run at a grand slam tennis tournament. Starring Jeremy Sisto, David Walton, Adam DeVine, J.K. Simmons, Amy Smart

 Kingdom: The Complete Second Season (UR)

Centers around Alvey, a former MMA fighter turned trainer who struggles to keep his gym running, along with his relationships with his sons and his fighters. Starring Frank Grillo, Kiele Sanchez,  Matt Lauria, Nick Jonas, Joanna Going

 Manhattan: Season Two (TV-14)

Set against the backdrop of the greatest clandestine race against time in the history of science with the mission to build the world’s first atomic bomb in Los Alamos, New Mexico. Flawed scientists and their families attempt to co-exist in a world where secrets and lies infiltrate every aspect of their lives. Starring Rachel Brosnahan, Michael Chernus, Christopher Denham, Katja Herbers, John Benjamin Hickey, Harry Lloyd, Olivia Williams, Ashley Zukerman

 Rookie Blue: The Final Season (NR)

The stakes are high for five young cops fresh out of the Academy and ready for their first day with one of the most elite units in the city. Under the watchful guidance of their officers, Andy McNally and her four fellow rookies quickly learn that no amount of training could prepare them for this new world where every day is a first. Each case they tackle and choice they make will impact their lives, but it’s their personal relationships that may play an even greater role in defining the cops they become. Starring Missy Peregrym, Gregory Smith, Enuka Okuma, Travis Milne, Charlotte Sullivan, Matt Gordon, Ben Bass

 The Spoils of Babylon: Season 1 (NR)

Cynthia and Devon are two siblings whose intense love drives everything and everyone around them to ruin. Starring Tobey Maguire, Kristen Wiig, Will Ferrell, Doris Burke

Synopsis by IMDB.

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