New Arrivals · DVDs—Domestic Feature Films

July 17, 2018
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Ready player one

July 16, 2018
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, Lena Waithe, T.J. Miller, Simon Pegg, Mark Rylance.
Wide screen.
Title from disc label.
When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune.

Rampage

July 12, 2018
Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (108 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Malin Akerman, Jake Lacy, Jeffrey Dean Morgan.
Wide screen (16x9, 2.4:1).
Primatologist Davis shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. When a greed-fueled corporation's genetic experiment goes awry, George and other animals across the country are mutated into aggressive super creatures that rampage the city. In an adrenaline-filled ride, Davis tries to find an antidote to not only halt a global catastrophe, but to also save the fearsome creature that was once his friend.

6 below : miracle on the mountain

July 12, 2018
©2017
1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Josh Hartnett, Mira Sorvino, Sarah Dumont, Jason Cottle.
Wide screen.
Based on the book "Crystal clear" by Eric LeMarque ; with Davin Seay.
When a snowstorm strands former professional hockey player Eric LeMarque atop the Sierra Nevada Mountains for eight days, he is forced to face his past and come to terms with his personal demons and rediscover the power of faith within him in order to survive.

Escape plan 2 : Hades

July 12, 2018
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 94 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Dave Bautista, Sylvester Stallone, Huang Xiaoming, Jaime King, Jesse Metcalfe, Wes Chatham, Lydia Hull, Pete Wentz, Shea Buckner, Tyler Jon Olson, Chen Tang, Titus Welliver, Curtis Jackson.
Wide screen (2.40).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Years after he fought his way out of prison, Ray Breslin must return to the hell he once escaped from to save his friend from the prison's brutal human battleground, known as Hades.

Freak show

July 12, 2018
© 2018
1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Alex Lawther, Abigail Breslin, AnnaSophia Robb, Ian Nelson, Celia Weston, Bette Midler, Larry Pine, Robb, Laverne Cox.
Wide screen.
Based on the book by James St. James.
Billy bloom is one-of-a-kind: a fabulous, glitter-bedecked, gender-bending teenager whose razor-sharp wit is matched only his by his outrageous, anything-goes fashion sense. When his glamorous mother is forced to send him to live with his straight-laced father, Billy finds himself a diva-out-of-water at his new ultra-conservative high school. Undaunted by the bullies who don₂t understand him, the fearless Billy sets out to make a big statement in his own inimitable way.

Gemini

July 12, 2018
Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (93 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Lola Kirke, Zoë Kravitz, John Cho, Greta Lee, Michelle Forbes, Nelson Franklin, Reeve Carney, Jessica Parker Kennedy, James Ransone, Ricki Lake.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2017.
Anamorphic wide screen (2.35:1).
A heinous crime tests the complex relationship between a tenacious personal assistant and her Hollywood starlet boss. As the assistant unravels the mystery, she must confront her own understanding of friendship, truth, and celebrity.

Keep the change

July 12, 2018
©2018
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jessica Walter, Christina Brucato, Johnathan Tchaikovsky, Brandon Polansky, Samantha Elisofon.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Extras include deleted scenes, Keep the change short film (2013); Q&A at JCC Manhattan, trailer.
When aspiring filmmaker David is mandated by a judge to attend a social program at the Jewish Community Center, he is sure of one thing, he doesn't belong there. But when he's assigned to visit the Brooklyn Bridge with the vivacious Sarah, sparks fly and his convictions are tested. Their budding relationship must weather Sarah's romantic past, David's judgmental mother, and their own preconceptions of what love is supposed to look like.

Oh Lucy!

July 12, 2018
©2017
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Shinobu Terajima (Setsuko/Lucy), Josh Hartnett (John), Shioli Kutsuna (Takeshi), Kaho Minami (Ayako), Koji Yakusho (Takeshi/Tom).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Bonus features: Deleted scenes and New York Asian Film Festival interview with director.
Setsuko is a single, emotionally unfulfilled woman, seemingly stuck with a drab, meaningless life in Tokyo. At least until she's convinced by her niece, Mika to enroll in an unorthodox English class that requires her to wear a blonde wig and take on an American alter ego named "Lucy." This new identity awakens something dormant in Setsuko, and she quickly develops romantic feelings for her American instructor, John. When John suddenly disappears from class and Setsuko learns that he and her niece were secretly dating, Setsuko enlists the help of her sister, Ayako and the pair fly halfway across the world to the outskirts of Southern California in search of the runaway couple. In a brave new world of tattoo parlors and seedy motels, family ties and past lives are tested as Setsuko struggles to preserve the dream and promise of "Lucy."--Container.

Disobedience

July 11, 2018
©2018
1 videodisc (115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, Alessandro Nivola.
Wide screen (2.39:1).
Title from disc label.
A woman returns to the community that shunned her for her attraction to a childhood friend. Once back, their passions reignite as they explore the boundaries of faith and sexuality.

Traffik

July 11, 2018
Santa Monica, CA : Summit Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Paula Patton, Omar Epps, Laz Alonso, Roselyn Sanchez, Missi Pyle, Dawn Olivieri, William Fichtner, Luke Goss.
Wide screen.
Title from disc label.
A couple off for a romantic weekend in the mountains are accosted by a biker gang. Alone in the mountains, Brea and John must defend themselves against the gang, who will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.

You were never really here

July 11, 2018
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Joaquin Phoenix, Judith Roberts, Ekaterina Samsonov.
Wide screen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
A traumatized veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, Joe's nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.

Truth or dare

July 11, 2018
©2018
1 videodisc (100, 101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey, Violett Beane, Hayden Szeto, Landon Liboiron.
Wide screen (2.39:1).
"Includes unrated director's cut and theatrical versions of the movie"--Container.
A harmless game of truth or dare among friends turns deadly when someone, or something, begins to punish those who tell a lie or refuse the dare.

I feel pretty

July 9, 2018
Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Amy Schumer, Emily Ratajkowski, Michelle Williams, Rory Scovel, Naomi Campbell.
Wide screen (2.40:1).
Special features: Deleted scenes; gag reel; being pretty.
A woman struggling with insecurity wakes from a fall believing she is the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. Her new confidence empowers her to live fearlessly, but what happens when she realizes her appearance never changed?

Isle of dogs

July 9, 2018
Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Bryan Cranston, Koyu Rankin, Edward Norton.
Title from disc label.
Special feature: Theatrical feature.
Set in Japan, this follows a boy's odyssey in search of his lost dog.

Super troopers 2

July 9, 2018
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jay Chandrasekhar, Kevin Heffernan, Steve Lemme, Paul Soter, Erik Stolhanske, Brian Cox, Lynda Carter, Rob Lowe.
Title from disc label.
Special features: (Making) Super troopers 2; Kevin Heffernan: Method actor; extended & deleted scenes; theatrical trailers.
When a border dispute arises between the U.S. and Canada, the Super Troopers are tasked with establishing a Highway Patrol station in the disputed area.

Sweet country

July 6, 2018
©2018
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Bryan Brown, Hamilton Morris, Thomas M. Wright, Ewen Leslie, Gibson John, Natassia Gorey-Furber, Matt Day, Anni Finsterer, Tremayne Doolan, Trevon Doolan, Sam Neill.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Anamorphic wide screen (2.40:1)
Sam, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works for a preacher in the outback of Australia's Northern Territory. When Harry, a bitter war veteran, moves into a neighboring outpost, the preacher sends Sam and his family to help Harry renovate his cattle yards. But Sam's relationship with the cruel and ill-tempered Harry quickly deteriorates, culminating in a violent shootout in which Sam kills Harry in self-defense.

Other people's money

July 5, 2018
Burbank, Calif. : Warner Bros. Entertainment, 2013.
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Danny DeVito, Gregory Peck, Penelope Ann Miller, Piper Laurie, Dean Jones, R.D. Call, Mo Gaffney, Bette Henritze, Tom Aldredge.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1991.
Based on a play by Jerry Sterner.
Lawrence "Larry the Liquidator" Garfield has never met a donut he didn't like or a debt-free corporation he didn't want to devour. Yet he may want to think again about New England Wire & Cable. That 81-year-old company's ramrod-straight patriarch has been a fighter all his life, and to arm against a takeover, he's hired an attorney whose high style and high-stakes cunning rival Larry's.

Lean on Pete

July 3, 2018
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Steve Buscemi, Travis Fimmel, Chloe Sevigny, Thomas Mann, Charlie Plummer, Steve Zahn.
Widescreen.
Based on the novel by Willy Vlautin.
Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson arrives in Portland, Oregon with his single father Ray, both of them eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley finds acceptance and camaraderie at a local racetrack where he lands a job caring for an aging Quarter Horse named Lean On Pete. The horse's owner Del Montgomery and his jockey Bonnie help Charley fill the void of his father's absence-until he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter.

The leisure seeker

July 3, 2018
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 112 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Janel Moloney, Joshua Mikel, Kirsty Mitchell, Dana Ivey, Christian McKay.
Wide screen (2.39:1)
Based upon the book by Michael Zadoorian.
Long-term couple John and Ella Robina are experiencing the struggles of growing older. With John having Alzheimer's and Ella undergoing cancer treatment, they decide to abandon their disease-stricken lifestyles and embark on a journey from Boston to Key West in an attempt to fully live what's left of their lives. Their trusty RV, which they've dubbed "The Leisure Seeker", will be their mode of transportation as they enjoy what may be their last adventure together.

Chappaquiddick

July 3, 2018
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 106 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Jason Clarke, Kate Mara, Clancy Brown, Olivia Thirlby, Bruce Dern, Ed Helms, Jim Gaffigan.
Wide screen.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Based on historical events, this suspenseful thriller examines the infamous 1969 death of Mary Jo Kopechne, who drowned after Senator Ted Kennedy drove off a bridge on Chappaquiddick Island, and the moral and legal complexities that play out over the following week.

A quiet place

July 3, 2018
Hollywood, California : Paramount, [2018]
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Noah Jupe, MIllicent Simmonds.
Wide screen.
A powerful and evil force threatens to attack a family whenever they make a noise, causing them to plunge into lives of silence. Any move they make, they live with the terrifying threat of being ambushed at any moment. With their existence on the line, they will need to develop a plan to escape their perilous circumstances. The question is whether or not time has already run out on their aspirations to lead normal lives.

Borg vs. McEnroe

June 29, 2018
New York : Virgil Films, [2018]
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Sverrir Gudnason, Shia LaBeouf, Stellan Skarsgård, Tuva Novotny.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Wimbledon, 1980. The rainiest summer in decades. The world is waiting to see the number one tennis player in the world, Bjorn Borg, claim his fifth Wimbledon title. But few know of the drama behind the scenes: at only 24, Borg is close to the end, run-down, worn out and ridden with anxiety. Meanwhile, the challenger John McEnroe, 20, has decided to replace his former hero on the Wimbledon throne. A story about the price of success.

The cured

June 29, 2018
Los Angeles, CA : Shout! Factory, LLC, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Ellen Page, Sam Keeley, Tom Vaughan-lawlor, Stuart Graham, Paula Malcomson.
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
What happens when the undead return to life? In a world ravaged by a virus that turns the infected into zombies, a cure is found and the wrenching process of reintegrating the survivors back into society begins. Among the formerly afflicted is Senan, a young man haunted by the horrific acts he committed while infected. He attempts to restart his life, but is society ready to forgive him and those like him? Or will fear and prejudice once again tear the world apart?

Journey's end

June 29, 2018
New York : Cinedigm Entertainment
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Asa Butterfield, Sam Claflin, Paul Bettany, Toby Jones, Stephen Graham, Tom Sturridge, Robert Glenister.
Wide screen.
Based on the play by R. C. Sherriff.
The Great War, March 1918. C-company arrives to take its turn in the front-line trenches of northern France, led by the war-weary Captain Stanhope. With a German offensive imminently approaching, the company anxiously awaits their unknown fate.

Finding your feet

June 29, 2018
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
1 videodisc (approximately 111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Timothy Spall, Joanna Lumley, Imelda Staunton, Celia Imrie, David Hayman, John Sessions.
Wide screen (2.39:1).
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
On the eve of retirement, a judgmental middle-class snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile with her bohemian sister who lives on an impoverished inner-city council estate.

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