On Demand DVD New Releases Sept. 2-8:
Now You See Me A team of illusionists use their trickery to pull off bank heists during their performances, giving the money to the audiences in attendance. Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Morgan Freeman (PG-13, 1:55) 9/3 [Same as DVD]
Stories We Tell Sarah Polley (Away From Her, Take This Waltz) directs this intimate documentary in which she interviews members of her own family in order to not only uncover her own truth, but also examine the way we tell stories about our lives. (PG-13, 1:48) 9/3 [Same as DVD]
Additional On Demand/DVD new releases this week:
Arthur Newman Two lost souls — an angsty middle-aged man and a beautiful young woman drifter — meet on the road, and begin breaking into other people’s houses to try on new identities. Colin Firth, Emily Blunt, Anne Heche (R, 1:41)
From Up on Poppy Hill In this animated film, a group of Yokohama teens look to save their school’s clubhouse from the wrecking ball in preparations for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. Voices of: Sarah Bolger, Chris Noth, Anton Yelchin (PG, 1:31)
Heroes Behind the Badge A documentary film featuring some of the brave men and women of law enforcement who put their lives on the line and survived, and those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Narrated by Vincent D’Onofrio (NR,1:30)
The Iceman Michael Shannon delivers a chilling performance in this biopic of notorious mob hitman Richard Kuklinski, whose wife and daughters had no idea about his true identity until he was arrested. Also stars Winona Ryder, Chris Evans (R, 1:45)
Slightly Single in L.A. Dale Squire is a hip, quirky, independent single gal living in the glossy city of Los Angeles. After several failed attempts in quasi-relationships, Dale concludes that finding a meaningful relationship in L.A. is impossible — until an old friend finds his way back into her life. (NR, 1:28) Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Lacey Chabert, Simon Rex
The Stranger Within After a traumatic ordeal, acclaimed actress Emily Moore and her psychiatrist husband escape on a relaxing vacation to a gorgeous remote Mediterranean island. But on the first night at the house, a young woman arrives with blood on her hands and hysterical from the death of her boyfriend in a hiking accident. Robert offers to take in and help the young girl, but her suggestive behavior makes Emily wonder if she might be a threat to their marriage … or her life. Estella Warren, William Baldwin, Katia Winter (R, 1:30) [Same as DVD]
Bounty Killer Bounty killers compete for body count, fame and a fat stack of cash. They’re ending the plague of corporate greed and providing the survivors of the apocalypse with retribution. Matthew Marsden, Kristanna Loken, Christian Pitre (R, 1:32) 9/6
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Credit: Barry Wetcher, SMPSP