There are only two weeks worth of new DVD/Blu-ray releases left in 2011, and as the year winds to a close, finding quality movies on the new release shelves is becoming harder to do.
This week offers movie fans just 19 total new releases to choose from, and of those, we could find nine that interested us, such as Warrior and Midnight in Paris, both four-star films. Mixed with them are a handful of mildly entertaining but ultimately forgettable films – Dolphin Tale, A Farewell to Arms and Margin Call – and a couple of films that don’t quite live up to expectations – Colombiana and Straw Dogs.
Fans of the animated show Futurama will be pleased by the thirteen episodes from season six that have been released, but the list of special features is rather slim and disappointing. Also, with Underworld: Awakening sinking its fangs into theaters on January 20th, 2012 now might be a good time for fans of the series to own the box set trilogy releasing this week.
Let’s see which films we think are worthy of your valuable movie watching time inside: