New DVD Releases April 9th, 2019

DVD movie releases this week include Mirai ( Mirai no Mira ), Holmes & Watson, Vice (2018), and more. Read our latest DVD and Blu-ray releases blog for our picks.

Mirai ( Mirai no Mira )

DVD Release Date: 04/09/2019
Overall Rating: 3.3 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 11/30/2018
Language: Japanese
Genre: Anime/Adventure
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Actors: Haru Kuroki, Moka Kamishiraishi, Gen Hoshino, K˘ji Yakusho, Kumiko As˘, Yoshiko Miyazaki
Plot: A four-year-old boy is finding it difficult to come to terms with the impending arrival of a new little sister. But things take a magical twist when he discovers a mysterious garden in the backyard - one that allows him to travel to time and visit his relatives - his mother as a young girl, his great-grandfather as a young man - with his future little sister acting as his guide. This fantastical adventures give him a new perspective, allowing him to become the big brother he was meant to be.

Holmes & Watson

DVD Release Date: 04/09/2019
Overall Rating: 1.4 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 12/25/2018
Language: English
Genre: Adventure/Comedy
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Etan Cohen
Actors: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Kelly Macdonald, Ralph Fiennes, Rebecca Hall, Hugh Laurie
Plot: You've heard of the iconic detectives Sherlock Holmes and his esteemed colleague Dr. Watson, but you have never seen them quite like this - farm from the sharp mind and deductive reasoning - this dynamic duo are utterly... moronic. And when Queen Victoria herself is targeted by a plot that will wind up in her death, the two will stop at nothing to find the culprit, no matter how much chaos they cause along the way.

Vice

DVD Release Date: 04/02/2019
Overall Rating: 2.9 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 12/25/2018
Language: English
Genre: Biography/Drama
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Adam McKay
Actors: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Sam Rockwell, Alison Pill, Steve Carell, Jesse Plemons
Plot: Explores the influence of Dick Cheney, a Washington insider who became vice president to George W. Bush, and used that position to change the political landscape - with ripples that are still felt today.

Bumblebee

DVD Release Date: 04/02/2019
Overall Rating: 2.9 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 12/21/2018
Language: English
Genre: Action/Sci-Fi
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Travis Knight
Actors: Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Kenneth Choi, Pamela Adlon, Gracie Dzienny, Abby Quinn
Plot: California, 1987, a battle-scarred Bumblebee takes refuge in a junkyard. Recuperating from battle, he is discovered by 18-year-old Charlie Watson, who is trying to find her own place in the world. She soon discovers the beat-up yellow VW Beetle holds quite a secret - one that will change both their lives forever.

The Mule

DVD Release Date: 04/02/2019
Overall Rating: 2.7 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 12/14/2018
Language: English
Genre: Crime/Drama
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Clint Eastwood
Actors: Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Michael Pe˝a, Taissa Farmiga, Laurence Fishburne, Alison Eastwood
Plot: The story of Earl Stone, a 90-year-old WWII vet and horticulturist who finds himself running afoul of the law when he is caught with $3 million worth of cocaine he is smuggling for a Mexican Cartel.

If Beale Street Could Talk

DVD Release Date: 03/26/2019
Overall Rating: 3.0 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 12/14/2018
Language: English
Genre: Drama/Romance
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Barry Jenkins
Actors: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach
Plot: Set in Harlem, a young woman sets out to prove the innocence of her fiancÚ even as she finds herself also preparing to give birth to their first child.

Stan & Ollie

DVD Release Date: 03/26/2019
Overall Rating: 2.9 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 12/28/2018
Language: English
Genre: Biography/Comedy
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Jon S. Baird
Actors: John C. Reilly, Steve Coogan, Nina Arianda, Danny Huston, Shirley Henderson, Rufus Jones
Plot: Long after their golden age has passed, the world famous comedic duo Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy reunite for their final act: a hectic theatre tour of post-war Britain. With the support of their respective wives, Lucille Hardy and Ida Kitaeva Laurel, the pair will solidify their place in history as they embark on one, last adventure for their adoring fans.

Columbus

DVD Release Date: 03/26/2019
Overall Rating: 2.9 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 08/04/2017
Language: English
Genre: Comedy/Drama
MPAA Rating: NR
Director: Kogonada
Actors: John Cho, Haley Lu Richardson, Parker Posey, Jim Dougherty, Rory Culkin, Michelle Forbes
Plot: With his architect father in a coma, a young Korean-born man finds himself drifting through Columbus, Indiana. He bonds with a young woman, who is in Columbus in order to care for her recovering addict mother, who is thinking of staying rather than pursue her own dreams.

Aquaman

DVD Release Date: 03/26/2019
Overall Rating: 2.6 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 12/21/2018
Language: English
Genre: Action/Sci-Fi
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: James Wan
Actors: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson, Willem Dafoe, Nicole Kidman, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II
Plot: Arthur Curry finds himself caught between the world of the surface and the underwater kingdom of Atlantic. When Orm begins to unite the seven kingdoms in order to ignite a war with the surface world, Curry will take on the mantle of ruler in order to prevent destruction and save both his people and those who dwell above.

Second Act

DVD Release Date: 03/26/2019
Overall Rating: 2.4 out of 4 stars
Theatrical Release Date: 12/21/2018
Language: English
Genre: Comedy/Romance
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Peter Segal
Actors: Milo Ventimiglia, Jennifer Lopez, Vanessa Hudgens, Leah Remini, Charlyne Yi, Freddie Stroma
Plot: A 40-year box-store worker in a dead end job, all Maya wants to do is reinvent herself. She gets the chance when a cushy corporate job opens up and, with the help of her tech-savvy friend, Joan, spices up her resume. But when she lands the job thanks to her fake credentials, she will have to do everything she can to keep her new life intact, but will have to decide how far she's willing to go for this newfound security.

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