Let’s have a look at the best five DVDs released this week.
This week has a variety of DVDs be released. First up we have the Star Wars story Rogue One, then we have Naomi Watts and Jacob Trembley in Shut In, and then followed by the restorations of Caltiki the Immortal Monster and 1976’s L’Innocente.
Our DVD of the week must be the quirky and hilarious Swiss Army Man…
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
The Rebel Alliance makes a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star, setting up the epic saga to follow.
Director: Gareth Edwards
Stars: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk
A heart-pounding thriller about a widowed child psychologist who lives in an isolated existence in rural New England. Caught in a deadly winter storm, she must find a way to rescue a young boy before he disappears forever.
Director: Farren Blackburn
Stars: Naomi Watts, Charlie Heaton, Jacob Tremblay
Caltiki the Immortal Monster
Archaeologists investigating some Mayan ruins come across a blob-like monster. They manage to destroy it with fire, but keep a sample. Meanwhile, a comet is due to pass close to the Earth - the same comet passed near the Earth at the time the Mayan civilization mysteriously collapsed. Coincidence?
Directors: Riccardo Freda (as Robert Hamton), Mario Bava (uncredited)
Stars: John Merivale, Didi Sullivan, Gérard Herter
Tullio Hermil is a chauvinist aristocrat who flaunts his mistress to his wife, but when he believes she has been unfaithful he becomes enamored of her again.
Director: Luchino Visconti
Stars: Giancarlo Giannini, Laura Antonelli, Jennifer O'Neill
Swiss Army Man
A hopeless man stranded on a deserted island befriends a dead body and together they go on a surreal journey to get home.
Directors: Dan Kwan (as Daniel Kwan), Daniel Scheinert
Stars: Paul Dano, Daniel Radcliffe, Mary Elizabeth Winstead
From Adam Ray Palmer, the Editor-in-Chief.
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