New This Week on DVD, April 19, 2016

 Assassin (NR)

Ruthless killer for hire breaks the rules of his profession and falls for a beautiful young woman. Discovering the notorious gangland brothers had hired him to kill her father, his world breaks down and he must turn against his criminal employers and their gang to save the woman he loves. Starring Danny Dyer, Gary Kemp, Martin Kemp

 Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon (R)

A look at the history of the American comedy publication and production company, National Lampoon, from its beginning in the 1970s to 2010, featuring rare and never-before-seen footage. Starring Danny Abelson, Judd Apatow, Kevin Bacon

 Fifty Shades of Black (R)

An inexperienced college student meets a wealthy businessman whose sexual practices put a strain on their relationship. Starring Marlon Wayans, Kali Hawk, Fred Willard, Mike Epps, Jane Seymour, Florence Henderson

 Ip Man 3 (PG-13)

When a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer make a play to take over the city, Master Ip is forced to take a stand. Starring Donnie Yen, Lynn Hung, Jin Zhang, Mike Tyson

 The Lady in the Van (PG-13)

A man forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her van that’s parked in his driveway. Starring Maggie Smith, Jim Broadbent, Clare Hammond, Dominic Cooper

 Misconduct (R)

When an ambitious young lawyer takes on a big case against a powerful and ruthless executive of a large pharmaceutical company, he soon finds himself involved in a case of blackmail and corruption. Starring Josh Duhamel, Anthony Hopkins, Al Pacino, Malin Akerman, Julia Stiles

 Norm of the North (PG)

When a real estate development invades his Arctic home, Norm and his three lemming friends head to New York City, where Norm becomes the mascot of the corporation in an attempt to bring it down from the inside and protect his homeland. Starring Rob Schneider, Heather Graham, Ken Jeong, Bill Nighy, Colm Meaney

 Pretty Little Liars: The Complete Sixth Season (TV-14)

Four friends band together against an anonymous foe who threatens to reveal their darkest secrets, while unraveling the mystery of the murder of their best friend. Starring Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale, Shay Mitchell

 The Revenant (R)

A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.  Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter

 Sex Ed (UR)

Eddie lands his first teaching gig at an inner city middle school and finds his highly pubescent pupils are receiving no form of sexual education. Eddie isn’t really equipped to teach them…he’s not exactly experienced romantically. Starring Haley Joel Osment, Lorenza Izzo, Glen Powell

 Salem: The Complete Second Season (UR)

Set in the volatile world of 17th century Massachusetts, ‘Salem’ explores what really fueled the town’s infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind the veil of this infamous period in American history. In Salem, witches are real, but they are not who or what they seem. Starring Jeremy Summers, Janet Montgomery, Shane West

 A.R.C.H.I.E. (NR)

ISABEL SULLIVAN has just moved to a small town to live with her uncle PAUL who is the town’s mayor. Isabel has recently lost her parents in a car accident. Feeling very alone and friendless, Isabel befriends a stray robot dog named ARCHIE. Though he looks like a normal dog, he is anything but. He can talk. He can run at blinding speed. He’s got super strength and x-ray vision. Isabel and Archie become fast friends. She teaches him how to be a normal dog while he helps her to fit in with the cool kid clique. Most of all, Isabel can confide in Archie about what happened to her parents. Archie can relate. He’s never had a family – until now. As the summer progresses, things start to get tricky. Paul is up for re-election and finds himself running against VERONICA TAYLOR who happens to be in cahoots with BURGERTROPOLIS – a national fast food franchise that has been trying to buy Paul out for years. What’s worse, an evil man named HUGH JABLONSKI shows up in town claiming to be Archie’s rightful owner. Starring Katharine Isabelle, Michael J. Fox, Jonathan Whitesell

 And Then There Were None (TV-14)

Ten strangers are invited to an island by a mysterious host, and start to get killed one by one. Could one of them be the killer? Starring Maeve Dermody, Charles Dance, Toby Stephens, Burn Gorman, Aidan Turner, Harley Gallacher

 Haven: The Complete Final Season (NR)

She has no past. She has no family. She was raised in an orphanage. So, she lives for what she does best: be an FBI agent. That’s why Audrey Parker is sent to a distant Maine village called Haven, to investigate the crime of a prison fugitive. What she does not know, is that her past is connected to that village, that old threats from the past are coming back, and she is going to be a central piece on everyone’s life… or death. Starring Emily Rose, Lucas Bryant, Eric Balfour

 Silicon Valley: The Complete Second Season (TV-MA)

In the high-tech gold rush of modern Silicon Valley, the people most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success. A comedy partially inspired by Mike Judge’s own experiences as a Silicon Valley engineer in the late 1980s. Starring Thomas Middleditch, T.J. Miller, Josh Brener, Martin Starr, Kumail Nanjiani

 Veep: The Complete Fourth Season (TV-MA)

Former Senator Selina Meyer finds that being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she hoped and everything that everyone ever warned her about. Starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale, Reid Scott, Timothy Simons, Matt Walsh, Sufe Bradshaw

Synopsis by IMDB.

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