July 21st 2020
Bluray Tuesday creeps up once more. First up this week is Scoob! I loved Scooby Doo growing up and I'm excited to own this reboot. Next up is Shudder exclusive psychological / supernatural thriller, The Room (2019) hitting Bluray. This was an interesting film and I enjoyed it overall, will definitely add to the collection. Hulu original series Castle Rock (Season Two) hits shelves this week sadly no 4K release like its first season but I'm looking forward to binging this season. Rounding out the week is Clueless 25th anniversary steelbook, Marriage Story on Criterion and Bloodstone from Arrow Video. What will you buy, rent or skip this week? Let us know in the comments. Until next week!
Scoob!: Amazon - $19.99
4K: Amazon - $27.99
Scooby and the gang face their most challenging mystery ever: a plot to unleash the ghost dog Cerberus upon the world. As they race to stop this dogpocalypse, the gang discovers that Scooby has an epic destiny greater than anyone imagined.
The Room (2019): Amazon - $15.99
While moving into a secluded mansion, a young loving couple, Kate and Matt discovers a strange secret room, whose interior holds the power to make everything they want a reality. Millions of dollars, the original of Van Gogh and the most luxurious outfits - whatever they want, instantly materializes. One day, she decides to ask the room to grant them the child they haven't been able to have. But their initial happiness from this blessing will have unforeseen consequences. As they say: careful what you wish for.
Castle Rock (Season 2): Best Buy
Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series will intertwine characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Clueless (Steelbook): Amazon - $14.99
Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher (Alicia Silverstone) is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school's pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes two teachers into dating each other. Emboldened by her success, she decides to give hopelessly klutzy new student Tai (Brittany Murphy) a makeover. When Tai becomes more popular than she is, Cher realizes that her disapproving ex-stepbrother (Paul Rudd) was right about how misguided she was -- and falls for him.
Marriage Story: Amazon - $22.99
A stage director and his actor wife struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal and creative extremes.
Ghost: Amazon - $19.99
After a man is shot and dies, he -- as a ghost -- teams with a psychic to uncover the truth behind his murder, and to save his sweetheart from a similar fate.
Taste of Cherry: Amazon - $22.99
An Iranian man drives his truck in search of someone who will quietly bury him under a cherry tree after he commits suicide.
You Don't Nomi: Amazon - $14.99
You Don't Nomi is a 2019 American documentary film that discovers the history of the 1995 erotic drama film Showgirls. The documentary is directed by Jeffrey McHale and it features the original cast of the film.
Torment: Amazon - $17.99
A detective sets out to capture a psycho who kills women, but the psycho turns the tables and goes after the detective's girlfriend.
Resistance: Amazon - $14.99
The story of the legendary Mime Marcel Marceau and the French Resistance.
Capone: Amazon - $14.99
The 47-year old Al Capone, after 10 years in prison, starts suffering from dementia, and comes to be haunted by his violent past.
Bloodstone: Amazon - $27.99
When an newlywed American couple goes to India on their honeymoon, little do they realize that they were about to go on the adventure of their life time. A ruby, back from the ages of the Indian Maharajas has been stolen and placed in the backpack of the Americans. When the bad guys realize this, they kidnap the wife.. Now the husband and his Indian friend (played by a famous Tamil Indian actor) must go out to save the wife. But along the way, they are confronted with many challenges, like the Indian bad guys who steal the ruby from them! Overall a great movie, especially if you've ever been to Tamil India! And even if you haven't, here's your chance to see what an American action movie can be like when filmed on the other side of the world!
Samurai Marathon: Amazon - $14.99
The American imperialists are at the door and intruding on Japan. To assess and train his troops the lord of the land announces a marathon through the land crisscrossing shores, forests and the mountain. The shogunate in Edo was not approving and views word of the contest with contempt and suspicion. Spies and moles are dispatched. One mole realizes the misunderstanding and is determined to stop lives and alliances being lost. He runs.
Spartacus (4K): Amazon - $19.99
Best Buy Steelbook: Best Buy - $19.99
The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town, their numbers swell as escaped slaves join their ranks. Under the leadership of Spartacus, they make their way to southern Italy, where they will cross the sea and return to their homes.
Survive The Night: Amazon - $14.99
A disgraced doctor and his family are held hostage at their home by criminals on the run, when a robbery-gone-awry requires them to seek immediate medical attention.