New This Week on DVD, January 8, 2019

 Hell Fest (R)

A masked serial killer turns a horror-themed amusement park into his own personal playground, terrorizing a group of friends while the rest of the patrons believe that it is all part of the show. Starring Cynthea Mercado, Stephen Conroy, Amy Forsyth

 Mid90s (R)

Follows Stevie, a thirteen-year-old in 1990s-era Los Angeles who spends his summer navigating between his troubled home life and a group of new friends that he meets at a Motor Avenue skate shop. Starring  Sunny Suljic, Katherine Waterston, Lucas Hedges

 Monsters and Men (R)

The aftermath of a police killing of a black man, told through the eyes of the bystander who filmed the act, an African-American police officer and a high-school baseball phenom inspired to take a stand. Starring John David Washington, Anthony Ramos, Kelvin Harrison Jr.

 The Oath (R)

In a politically divided America, a man struggles to make it through the Thanksgiving holiday without destroying his family. Starring Ike Barinholtz, Tiffany Haddish, Nora Dunn

 Spiral (NR)

A look at the rise of anti-Semitism and assaults against Jews in present-day France. Starring  Dieudonné, Richard Spencer

 Frankie Drake Mysteries: Season One (NR)

The series follows Frankie Drake, a female private detective operating in Toronto in the 1920s. Starring Lauren Lee Smith, Chantel Riley, Rebecca Liddiard

 Purge: Season One (TV-MA)

Set in an altered United States, several unrelated people discover how far they will go to survive a night where all crime is legal for 12 hours. Starring Gabriel Chavarria, Hannah Emily Anderson, Jessica Garza

 Poetry in America: Season 1 (TV-PG)

Scholar and host Elisa New travels the country, joining up with distinguished poets, celebrities, and everyday Americans to create a fully immersive experience in hearing, reading, and interpreting American poems. Starring Elisa New, Cynthia Nixon, Shaquille O’Neal

 Castle Rock: Season One (TV-MA)

Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series will intertwine characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock. Starring André Holland, Melanie Lynskey, Bill Skarsgård

 A Chef’s Life: The Final Harvest (TV-G)

Chef Vivian Howard explores farm-fresh cooking, family and community in North Carolina’s low country in this half-hour series from South Carolina ETV. Each episode follows Vivian into cornfields, strawberry patches and hog farms as she searches for ingredients for her seasonal menus at her restaurant, Chef and the Farmer, in Kinston, N.C. As the series opens, Vivian and her husband, Ben Knight, find themselves juggling the new restaurant as they raise their twins and build a new home. Starring Vivian Howard, Ben Knight, Sheri Castle

 Pegasus: Pony with a Broken Wing (G)

When Sydney and a neighbor boy find a mysterious pony that has an injured wing, they secretly heal the creature while racing to save Sydney’s family ranch from developers. Starring  Jonathan Silverman, Charisma Carpenter, Tom Arnold

 The Amazing Race: Season 24 (TV-PG)

Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to ‘amazing’ locations. Starring Phil Keoghan, Jet McCoy, Cord McCoy

Synopsis by IMDB.

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