DVD & Blu-rays Released May 28, 2013

Tuesday, May 28

115 mins

Jack the Giant Slayer

A drama that takes an adult look at the Jack and the Beanstalk legend. When a princess is kidnapped, the long-standing peace between men and giants is threatened. A young farmer is given an opportunity to lead a dangerous expedition to the giants' kingdom in hopes of rescuing her.
Ewan McGregor, Nicholas Hoult, Bryan Singer, Stanley Tucci, Ian McShane, Neal H. Moritz, David Dobkin, Bill Nighy
Action Adventure Fantasy
95 mins

Dark Skies

A psychological thriller about a suburban couple whose lives become a nightmare when a terrifying alien presence enters their home each night to prey upon their children. Increasingly isolated from skeptical friends and neighbors, the couple is forced to take matters into their own hands to save their family.
Jason Blum, Scott Stewart, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Dakota Goyo, Keri Russell, Josh Hamilton, Annie Thurman, Trevor St. John
Thriller Suspense

Generation Um...

E.B. White wrote “You have to come to New York prepared to be lucky.” generation Um… is a day-in the-life portrait of what life in the city comes to when you’ve waited too long for your dreams to come true. The end of another night out sets the stage for an intimate unfolding of the relationships John, Violet and Mia have, with each other and the city around them. As the day fades into night, secrets are revealed, compromises are made, loneliness is acknowledged, laughter is cherished, lies are dispelled and disappointment is dealt with - and the unusual circumstance that binds these three late-night characters together comes into focus.
Keanu Reeves, Mark L. Mann, Alison Palmer, Lemore Syvan, Caroline Kaplan, Adelaide Clemens, Bojana Novakovic, Jared Goldman
Drama

Dorfman In Love

Tells the story of a young single suburbanite unknowingly trapped in her role as caretaker of her unappreciative family, who desperately needs to get her own life. When she volunteers to cat sit at her unrequited love’s downtown L.A loft, her world, as she knows it, changes forever. In seven days, she meets another man who appreciates her and she not only transforms the mess of a loft but also transforms the mess of herself. Her journey of self-discovery leads her to find her true love.
Sara Rue, Scott Wilson, Bradley Leong, Wendy Kout, Elliott Gould, Johann Urb, Catherine Hicks, Kelen Coleman
Comedy Romance
108 mins

Lore

Left to fend for themselves after their SS officer father and mother, a staunch Nazi believer, are interred by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, five German children undertake a harrowing journey that exposes them to the reality and consequences of their parents' actions. Led by the eldest sibling, 14-year old Lore (striking newcomer Saskia Rosendahl), they set out on a harrowing journey across a devastated country to reach their grandmother in the north. After meeting the charismatic Thomas, a mysterious young refugee, Lore soon finds her world shattered by feelings of both hatred and desire as she must learn to trust the one person she has always been taught to hate in order to survive.
Saskia Rosendahl, Cate Shortland, Nele Trebs
Drama War Thriller

The Numbers Station

The Numbers Station stars Cusack as Emerson, a disgraced former black ops agent who is tasked with a dead-end job protecting Katherine (Akerman), the code operator for a small CIA broadcast station in a barren region. Emerson's mission is simple: protect Katherine. Keep her safe and keep her secure. When a car bomb outside the station signals an ambush, the pair is forced to take refuge in the station itself, using Emerson's deadly combat skills as their only weapon. Under attack from a group of unknown, but lethal aggressors, Emerson and Katherine find themselves in a life-or-death struggle against a resolute enemy. With the station compromised, an unclear target and no escape, the truth becomes their priority if they want to make it out alive.
Ethan Hawke, Bryan Furst, F. Scott Frazier, Kasper Barfoed, Sean Furst, Malin Akerman, John Cusack, Hannah Murray
Thriller Suspense
104 mins

Erased

When ex-CIA agent Ben Logan (Eckhart) discovers that he and his daughter have been marked for termination as part of a wide-reaching international conspiracy, a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse ensues as Logan tries to outsmart his hunters and uncover the truth.
Olga Kurylenko, Aaron Eckhart, Liana Liberato, Philipp Stölzl, Arash Amel, Neil Napier, Alexander Fehling
Action Thriller

The Numbers Station

The Numbers Station stars Cusack as Emerson, a disgraced former black ops agent who is tasked with a dead-end job protecting Katherine (Akerman), the code operator for a small CIA broadcast station in a barren region. Emerson's mission is simple: protect Katherine. Keep her safe and keep her secure. When a car bomb outside the station signals an ambush, the pair is forced to take refuge in the station itself, using Emerson's deadly combat skills as their only weapon. Under attack from a group of unknown, but lethal aggressors, Emerson and Katherine find themselves in a life-or-death struggle against a resolute enemy. With the station compromised, an unclear target and no escape, the truth becomes their priority if they want to make it out alive.
Ethan Hawke, Bryan Furst, F. Scott Frazier, Kasper Barfoed, Sean Furst, Malin Akerman, John Cusack, Hannah Murray
Thriller Suspense
108 mins

Lore

Left to fend for themselves after their SS officer father and mother, a staunch Nazi believer, are interred by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, five German children undertake a harrowing journey that exposes them to the reality and consequences of their parents' actions. Led by the eldest sibling, 14-year old Lore (striking newcomer Saskia Rosendahl), they set out on a harrowing journey across a devastated country to reach their grandmother in the north. After meeting the charismatic Thomas, a mysterious young refugee, Lore soon finds her world shattered by feelings of both hatred and desire as she must learn to trust the one person she has always been taught to hate in order to survive.
Saskia Rosendahl, Cate Shortland, Nele Trebs
Drama War Thriller

6 Month Rule

6 Month Rule revolves around a bachelor who follows a set of rules in order to avoid emotional attachment, the most important being: there is no woman so perfect that you can't get over her in six months. Knowing that he will get over her allows him to dismiss relationships easily and without regret... Until he meets a girl who changes everything.
Martin Starr, Patrick J. Adams, John Michael Higgins, Jaime Pressly, Blayne Weaver, Natalie Morales, Dave Foley
Comedy

Hellbound?

Does hell exist? If so, who ends up there, and why? Featuring an eclectic group of authors, theologians, pastors, social commentators and musicians, Hellbound? is a provocative, feature-length documentary that looks at why we are so bound to the idea of hell and how our beliefs about hell affect the world we are creating today.
Kevin Miller
Documentary

Tuesday, May 28