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New Movie DVD Releases - July

DVD's that are due to be released that the Jerseyville PL may or may not be purchasing. To find out more about any of these titles, just click on the title for a description.

Tuesday Jul 5

  • I Saw the Light Image
    I Saw the Light, the story of the legendary country western singer Hank Williams, who in his brief life created one of the greatest bodies of work in American music. The film chronicles his me… More »
    Starring: Bradley Whitford, Elizabeth Olsen, Maddie Hasson, Tom Hiddleston
  • Stephen Elliot (James Franco), a once-successful novelist paralyzed by writer's block and an escalating Adderall dependency, becomes obsessed with a high-profile murder case as a way to escape… More »
    • PG
    • Limited
    Cuca lives a life of quiet wonder, exploring all that the countryside has to offer. But his cozy life is shattered when his father leaves for the city, prompting him to embark on a quest to re… More »
    Starring: Lu Horta, Marco Aurélio Campos, Vinicius Garcia
    • R
    • Limited
    Roland (Brad Pitt), an American writer, and his wife, Vanessa (Angelina Jolie), arrive in a tranquil and picturesque seaside resort in 1970s France, their marriage in apparent crisis. As they … More »
    Starring: Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Mélanie Laurent, Melvil Poupaud, Niels Arestrup
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A flesh-eating virus makes a meal of 5 teens on spring break in a remote wood cabin in this update of Eli Roth’s classic gorefest, with all-new characters and all-new kills. [IFC Midnight]
    • R
    • Limited
    When his family is murdered, a special-ops operative (Steven Seagal) turns vigilante and wages war on all of criminals in his hometown. Can his former protégé (Craig Sheffer), now an FBI agent… More »
    • PG
    • Limited
    Sara Gold is a rising star at the United Animal Protection Agency (UAPA), a major animal rights organization that conducts animal rescues and lobbies for better animal welfare laws. Handpicked… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Adult siblings Baxter (Jason Bateman) and Annie (Nicole Kidman), scarred from an unconventional upbringing, return to their family home after an unlikely accident. When their parents (Christop… More »
    Starring: Christopher Walken, Jason Bateman, Kathryn Hahn, Maryann Plunkett, Nicole Kidman
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Holidays is an anthology feature film that puts a uniquely dark and original spin on some of the most iconic and beloved holidays of all time by challenging our folklore, traditions and assumptions.
  • An in-depth look at the life and work of American journalist James Foley, who was killed by ISIS terrorists in 2014.
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Xuan's (Deng Chao) real estate project involves reclamation of the sea and threatens the livelihood of the mermaids who live there. The mermaid Shan (Lin Yun) is dispatched to stop Xuan, but t… More »
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    Photographer Rigby Gray (Selma Blair) captures uplifting stories of motherhood, inspiring a decision even she wouldn't expect.
  • It’s 1982, and Taeko is 27 years old, unmarried, and has lived her whole life in Tokyo. She decides to visit her relatives in the countryside, and as the train travels through the night, memo… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    In a remote stretch of the Australian Outback, a sheep rancher, his veterinarian wife, and their two teenage children live in bucolic isolation—until a horrifying night when a pack of fang-bea… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Convinced that his buddy Nardo (Thomas Middleditch) is making the mistake of a lifetime by marrying Tracy (Shannon Woodward), Jason (T.J. Miller) puts a dramatic end to their wedding. When the… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Everyone wants Nick (Vince Vaughn) dead. A desperate man, Nick takes out a life insurance policy on himself, payable to his estranged daughter (Hailee Steinfeld). But the policy doesn't take e… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    When the urban avenger known as The Vigilante (Paul Sloan) terminates a creep with deep connections, it triggers a live-feed bloodbath between the Armenian mob, Mexican cartels, a rogue team o… More »

Tuesday Jul 12

  • The Divergent Series: Allegiant Image
    After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris (Shailene Woodley) must escape with Four (Theo James) and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will lea… More »
    Starring: Jeff Daniels, Shailene Woodley, Theo James
    • Not Rated
    Green Room Image
    Down on their luck punk rockers The Ain’t Rights are finishing up a long and unsuccessful tour, and are about to call it quits when they get an unexpected booking at an isolated, run-down club… More »
    Starring: Alia Shawkat, Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Patrick Stewart
  • Miracles from Heaven Image
    When Christy (Jennifer Garner) discovers her 10-year-old daughter Anna (Kylie Rogers) has a rare, incurable disease, she becomes a ferocious advocate for her daughter's healing as she searches… More »
    Starring: Brighton Sharbino, Courtney Fansler, Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, Martin Henderson
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Claire and Ryan, a newlywed couple, move into a new house across the country, only to find out that their marital issues are the least of their problems. Unbeknownst to them, their grim and la… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Belladonna of Sadness is a mad, swirling, psychedelic light-show of medieval tarot-card imagery with horned demons, haunted forests and La Belle Dame Sans Merci, equal parts J.R.R. Tolkien and… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    An inspiring true story based on the life of charismatic and brilliant chess champion, Genesis Potini (Cliff Curtis). His emotionally-charged story is about finding the courage to lead, despit… More »
    Starring: Barry Te Hira, Cliff Curtis, James Napier Robertson, James Rolleston, Kirk Torrance, Miriama McDowell
  • Set in the world of 1980s college life, Everybody Wants Some follows a group of college baseball players as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised ad… More »
    Starring: Blake Jenner, Ryan Guzman, Tyler Hoechlin, Zoey Deutch
  • Brazilian filmmaker Walter Salles accompanies the prolific Chinese director Jia Zhangke on a walk down memory lane, as he revisits his hometown and other locations used in creating his ever-gr… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Julien and Marguerite de Ravalet (Jérémie Elkaïm and Anaïs Demoustier), son and daughter of the Lord of Tourlaville, have loved each other since childhood. But as they grow up, their affection… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    At once an intimate drama and a decades-spanning epic that leaps from the recent past to the present to the speculative near-future, Jia Zhangke's new film is an intensely moving study of how … More »
    • Limited
    During the never-ending TV taping for a New Year's Eve program, peoples personal lives clash and eventually explode out into the open.
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Arnaud Desplechin returns to the world of My Sex Life, or … How I Got Into an Argument with My Golden Days, the continued story of Paul Dédalus (Mathieu Amalric), now an anthropologist prepari… More »
    Starring: Cécile Garcia-Fogel, Dinara Drukarova, Lou Roy-Lecollinet, Mathieu Amalric, Quentin Dolmaire
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    How to win friends: smuggle $300k of uncut cocaine into your snooty prep school. Toby (Thomas Mann) is a blue-collar scholarship student at an elite boarding school who finds an in with the co… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    On a sunny summer day in the French countryside, drifters Jack (Andrew Simpson) and Véronique (Joséphine de La Baume) hook up and hit the road together. But when they accept a ride from a loca… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    After suffering a heart attack, Bill (Bill Oberst) takes his doctor's advice literally to eliminate the stresses from his life. The plan is working until his killings attract the attention of … More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Years after declaring her eternal virginity and opting to live life as a man in the mountains of Albania, Hana (Alba Rohrwacher) looks to return to living as a woman as she settles into a new … More »
    Starring: Alba Rohrwacher, Bruno Shllaku, Emily Ferratello, Flonja Kodheli, Ilire Vinca Celaj, Lars Eidinger, Luan Jaha

Tuesday Jul 19

  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Image
    Fearing the actions of a god-like super hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles wi… More »
    Starring: Amy Adams, Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Jason Momoa, Jesse Eisenberg
  • The Perfect Match Image
    Charlie (Terrence Jenkins) is a playboy who's convinced that relationships are dead. His two best friends, Rick (Donald Faison) and Victor (Robert C. Riley), bet him that if he sticks to one w… More »
    Starring: Brandy Norwood, Cassie Ventura, Donald Faison, Kali Hawk, Lauren London, Paula Patton, Terrence Jenkins
  • Underdogs Image
    Jake (Matthew Morrison) is a shy, but talented, foosball player. His passion for the game is rivaled only by his love for free-spirited Laura (Ariana Grande). With her encouragement, he beats … More »
    • R
    • Limited
    On a December morning in 1970, the King of Rock ’n Roll, Elvis Presley (Michael Shannon) showed up on the lawn of the White House to request a meeting with the most powerful man in the world, … More »
    Starring: Kevin Spacey, Michael Shannon
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    When an undercover cop gets too close to revealing the mastermind of a drug syndicate, his cover is blown. Double-crossed and under a false identity, he's thrown into a Thai prison, where a gu… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    In the midst of a dazzling and prolific career at the forefront of modern jazz innovation, Miles Davis (Don Cheadle) virtually disappears from public view for a period of five years in the lat… More »
    Starring: Don Cheadle, Emayatzy E. Corinealdi, Ewan McGregor, Michael Stuhlbarg
    • R
    • Limited
    It’s just another day on the job for a band of badass war zone rescue workers as they defy death and confront war’s absurdities. The setting is 1995, “somewhere in the Balkans.” Over the cours… More »
    Starring: Benicio Del Toro, Eldar Residovic, Fedja Stukan, Mélanie Thierry, Olga Kurylenko, Sergi López, Tim Robbins
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    The third episode of the Cities of Love franchise, Rio, I Love You is an anthology, created by 10 visionary directors from across the globe. The story line of each segment focuses on an encoun… More »

Tuesday Jul 26

  • Barbershop: The Next Cut Image
    It’s been more than 10 years since our last appointment at Calvin’s Barbershop. Calvin (Ice Cube) and his longtime crew, including Eddie (Cedric the Entertainer), are still there, but the sho… More »
    Starring: Anthony Anderson, Cedric the Entertainer, Eve, Ice Cube, Nicki Minaj, Regina Hall
  • The Boss Image
    A titan of industry (Melissa McCarthy) is sent to prison after she's caught for insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America's latest sweetheart, not everyone she scre… More »
  • Criminal Image
    In a last-ditch effort to stop a diabolical plot, a dead CIA operative’s memories, secrets, and skills are implanted into an unpredictable and dangerous death-row inmate (Kevin Costner) in hop… More »
    Starring: Alice Eve, Gal Gadot, Gary Oldman, Kevin Costner, Ryan Reynolds, Tommy Lee Jones
  • Hardcore Henry Image
    You remember nothing. Mainly because you’ve just been brought back from the dead by your wife (Haley Bennett). She tells you that your name is Henry. Five minutes later, you are being shot at,… More »
    Starring: Danila Kozlovsky, Haley Bennett, Sharlto Copley, Tim Roth
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Jazz legend Chet Baker (Ethan Hawke) searches for love and redemption when he is approached to star in a movie about his own troubled life in order to mount a comeback in the late 1960s.
    Starring: Callum Keith Rennie, Carmen Ejogo, Ethan Hawke
    • R
    • Limited
    Unemployed engineer Stanley Hill (John Travolta) witnesses the brutal murder of his wife Vivian (Rebecca De Mornay) who was attacked by thugs in a parking garage. When Detective Gibson (Sam Tr… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    In Sicily, Anna (Juliette Binoche) is meeting her son Giuseppe’s French girlfriend, Jeanne (Lou de Laâge), in the lead up to Easter festivities. Young and enchanting, Jeanne arrived with exci… More »
    Starring: Domenico Diele, Giorgio Colangeli, Juliette Binoche, Lou de Laâge
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    A high school senior must choose between enrolling at the college of her dreams and remaining at home to take care of her bipolar mother.
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Part behind-the-scenes documentary, part narrative feature, Paul Verhoeven's Tricked is the result of an ambitious experiment in filmmaking. The first section follows director Paul Verhoeven a… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Fedor Alexandrovich is a radioactive man. He was four years old in 1986, when he was exposed to the toxic effects of the Chernobyl nuclear meltdown and forced to leave his home. Now 33, he is … More »
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    In 1980s Dublin, 14-year-old Conor (Ferdia Walsh-Peelo) is looking for a break from a home strained by his parents’ relationship and money troubles, while trying to adjust to his new inner-cit… More »
    Starring: Aidan Gillen, Ben Carolan, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Jack Reynor, Kelly Thornton, Lucy Boynton, Maria Doyle Kennedy
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Shaul (Ori Pfeffer) is a melancholic dreamer, with a tendency to run whenever things go wrong. He returns to Haifa one day for a reckoning with the father he has not seen in 5 years. But getti… More »

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