On Demand DVD New Releases Sept. 9-15 It’s a light week for premieres, unless you count yourself among the legions of Star Trek fans/J.J. Abrams fans/Benedict Cumberbatch fans (Hands raised? Good!) who have been waiting for the Star Trek Into Darkness release. (You know what? There’s something for all of the above in this film, so if you haven’t seen it, go ahead — check it out).
Premiering this week:
Love Is All You Need After she discovers her husband is having an affair, a hairdresser gets into a car accident with a man she learns is her daughter’s soon-to-be father-in-law. During the nuptials in Italy, they start to grow closer while examining the sources of pain in their lives. Pierce Brosnan, Trine Dyrholm, Sebastian Jessen (R, 1:50) 9/10 [Same as DVD]
Star Trek Into Darkness (3-D) Director J.J. Abrams’ second installment of his Star Trek reboot finds the crew of the Enterprise hunting a former Federation member who has turned terrorist. But the truth of the man’s identity, and his past, proves to be far more complicated. Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Benedict Cumberbatch (PG-13, 2:12) 9/10 [Same as DVD]
The Contractor Elizabeth Chase is busy remodeling her family’s new home. After hiring a contractor to help complete the project, Elizabeth starts to grow suspicious of him and discovers that he’s a threat to her family. Now, in order to save those she loves, Elizabeth will have to take matters into her own hands. Danny Trejo, Christina Cox, Brad Rowe 9/10 [Same as DVD]
How Sweet It Is An alcoholic theater owner needs to put together a successful musical in order to pay off his mob debt, but problems arise when the wise guys want to cast their friends in the production. (Musical) Erika Christensen, Michael Pare, Paul Sorvino 9/10
The Last Keepers When the teenage daughter of a reclusive family of artists falls in love with an unusual boy at school, she awakens mysterious powers and discovers ancient family secrets that will change her life forever. Aidan Quinn, Virginia Madsen, Zosia Mamet (PG-13, 1:25) 9/10
Availability dates subject to change. Check your cable provider for ordering information. 3-D movies require a 3-D TV.
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Credit: Zade Rosenthal