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New Movie DVD Releases - April

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 Apr 5

  • Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens Image
    A continuation of the Star Wars saga.
    Starring: Adam Driver, Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley, Domhnall Gleeson, Harrison Ford, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, Oscar Isaac
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Cyberbullying goes offline during one deadly night. Inspired by a shocking true story, #Horror follows a group of preteen girls living in a suburban world of money and privilege. But when thei… More »
    Starring: Balthazar Getty, Blue Lindeberg, Bridget McGarry, Chloë Sevigny, Emma Adler, Haley Murphy, Mina Sundwall, Sadie Seelert, Timothy Hutton
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Chronicles a family's hopeful battle to stay together as personal demons and destructive secrets threaten to rip them apart.
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Faith’s world is turned upside down after she finds out that her beloved father is dying. When the mysteriously alluring Sissy Young becomes her new hockey coach, Faith has no idea that Sissy … More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    An ex-con (Chris Zylka) falls for a girl-next-door-turned-stripper in the heart of the South. [IFC Films]
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    When London conservationist Adam (Joseph Mawle) and his wife Clare (Bojana Novakovic) move with their infant son to a remote house near the Irish forest, they quickly find their new neighbors … More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    In 1971, a group of friends sail into a nuclear test zone, and their protest captures the world's imagination. Using never before seen archive that brings their extraordinary world to life, Ho… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    The organization Brand New-U identifies networks of identicals – people who walk like you, talk like you, but are walking through different, better lives - and helps their customers make a lif… More »
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    The journey of a professional wrestler who becomes a small town pastor and moonlights as a masked vigilante fighting injustice. While facing a crisis at home and at the church, the pastor must… More »
    Starring: Brett Granstaff, Diahann Carroll, James Preston Rogers, Lara Jean Chorostecki, Roddy Piper, T.J. McGibbon
    • R
    • Limited
    Thomas (Garrett Hedlund), a brilliant, near-suicidal artist, attempts to escape his privileged existence into the desert only to encounter a homicidal, chameleon-like drifter—Jack (Oscar Isaac… More »
    Starring: Garrett Hedlund, Oscar Isaac
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Anger consumes a squad of combat vets years after they return from the front. The dozen warriors in Of Men and War come home to the United States, but their minds are stuck out on the battlefi… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Prescription Thugs is an expose of Big Pharma, its marketing practices and their impact on the staggering level of addiction to prescription drugs in North America.
    • R
    • Limited
    Deep in the Maine woods, Hannah (Rebecca Hall) is unable to move on after the death of her husband, an acclaimed musician and the subject of a biography she’s struggling to write, when she mee… More »
    Starring: Blythe Danner, Dianna Agron, Griffin Dunne, Jason Sudeikis, Joe Manganiello, Rebecca Hall

Tuesday Apr 12

    • PG-13
    The Forest Image
    Sara (Natalie Dormer), a young American woman, goes in search of her twin sister, who has mysteriously disappeared. Despite everyone’s warnings to “stay on the path,” Sara enters the legendary… More »
    Starring: Eoin Macken, Natalie Dormer, Osamu Tanpopo, Stephanie Vogt
  • A beautiful secretary steals her boss’ sports car to go joyriding in this stylish psychological thriller. She goes to visit a seaside town she swears she’s never been to, but everyone knows he… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Carter (Thomas Jane), a troubled veteran, gets a chance at redemption by protecting a 12 year-old girl from an assassin (Laurence Fishburne) after she witnesses a murder. Holding a shotgun wit… More »

Tuesday Apr 19

  • Fifty Shades of Black Image
    A parody of the popular film/novel 50 Shades of Grey.
    Starring: Affion Crockett, Andrew Bachelor, Florence Henderson, Fred Willard, Jane Seymour, Kali Hawk, Marlon Wayans, Mike Epps
  • Norm of the North Image
    A polar bear of many words, Norm’s greatest gripe is simple: there is no room for tourists in the Arctic. But when a maniacal developer threatens to build luxury condos in his own backyard, No… More »
    Starring: Bill Nighy, Colm Meaney, Heather Graham, Ken Jeong, Rob Schneider
  • The Revenant Image
    In an expedition of the uncharted American wilderness, legendary explorer Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) is brutally attacked by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. In… More »
    Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Forrest Goodluck, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    Sonny (Sam Trammell), a struggling addict, takes on a dangerous underground criminal ring in his small Southern town to retrieve a stolen pendant he believes will save his marriage.
  • From the 1970s thru the 1990s, there was no hipper, no more outrageous comedy in print than The National Lampoon, the groundbreaking humor magazine that pushed the limits of taste and acceptab… More »
    • Not Rated
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    In this explosive third installment of the blockbuster martial arts series, when a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer (Mike Tyson) make a play to take over the city, … More »
    Starring: Donnie Yen, Jin Zhang, Ka-Yan Leung, Kai-Chung Cheung, Karena Ng, Kent Cheng, Lynn Hung, Mike Tyson, Patrick Tam
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    Playwright Alan Bennett forms an unexpected bond with Miss Shepherd (Maggie Smith), a woman of uncertain origins who “temporarily” parked her van in Bennett’s London driveway and proceeded to … More »
    Starring: Alex Jennings, Maggie Smith
    • R
    • Limited
    An ambitious lawyer (Josh Duhamel) finds himself caught in a power struggle between a corrupt pharmaceutical executive (Anthony Hopkins) and his firm’s senior partner (Al Pacino). When the cas… More »
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    In 1952, Ousmane Sembene, a dockworker and fifth-grade dropout from Senegal, began dreaming an impossible dream: to become the storyteller for a new Africa. Sembene! tells the unbelievable tru… More »

Tuesday Apr 26

    • PG-13
    Krampus Image
    When his dysfunctional family clashes over the holidays, young Max (Emjay Anthony) is disillusioned and turns his back on Christmas. Little does he know, this lack of festive spirit has unleas… More »
    Starring: Adam Scott, Allison Tolman, Conchata Ferrell, David Koechner, Emjay Anthony, Krista Stadler, Stefania Owen, Toni Collette
    • PG-13
    Ride Along 2 Image
    As his wedding day approaches, Ben (Kevin Hart) heads to Miami with his soon-to-be brother-in-law James (Ice Cube) to bring down a drug dealer (Benjamin Bratt).
    Starring: Benjamin Bratt, Bruce McGill, Ice Cube, Ken Jeong, Kevin Hart, Olivia Munn, Tika Sumpter
    • R
    • Limited
    Psychologist Peter Bower’s (Adrien Brody) life is thrown into turmoil when he discovers that the patients he has been seeing are ghosts. Risking his own sanity, Peter delves into his past to u… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    Lifelong friends stumble back home after high school when word goes out on Facebook that the most popular among them has died. Old girlfriends, boyfriends, new lovers, parents, your first dead… More »
    • R
    • Limited
    A woman (Natalie Portman) asks her ex-lover (Joel Edgerton) for help in order to save her outlaw husband from a gang of killers.
    Starring: Alex Manette, Boyd Holbrook, Ewan McGregor, Joel Edgerton, Natalie Portman, Noah Emmerich, Rodrigo Santoro, Todd Stashwick
    • Not Rated
    • Limited
    When Apollo astronaut Gene Cernan stepped on the moon in December 1972 he left his footprints and his daughter’s initials in the lunar dust. Only now, over forty years later, is he ready to sh… More »
    Starring: Eugene Cernan
    • PG-13
    • Limited
    Nelly (Nina Hoss), a German-Jewish nightclub singer, has survived a concentration camp, but with her face disfigured by a bullet wound. After reconstructive surgery, Nelly emerges with a new f… More »
    Starring: Felix Römer, Imogen Kogge, Michael Maertens, Nina Hoss, Nina Kunzendorf, Ronald Zehrfeld, Trystan Pütter, Uwe Preuss
    • R
    • Limited
    October 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau. Saul Ausländer is a Hungarian member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from the camp and forced to assist the Nazis in the machine… More »
    Starring: Géza Röhrig, Levente Molnár, Todd Charmont, Urs Rechn