On Demand DVD New Releases Jan. 6-12
The Act of Killing Indonesian, subtitled in English. This documentary examines a country where death squad leaders are celebrated, challenging them to reenact their mass-killings in the style of movies they love. Anwar Congo (TV-MA, 2:02) 1/7
Back in the Day Unsatisfied with his career, Jim Owens heads home for his high school reunion. Jim tries to rally his friends for some good old-fashioned partying, but finds himself falling for the girl who got away. Available On Demand before DVD. Michael Rosenbaum, Nick Swardson (R, 1:34) 1/7
Closed Circuit In this international suspense thriller, a terrorism case unexpectedly binds together two ex-lovers on the defense team, testing the limits of their loyalties and placing their lives in jeopardy. Eric Bana, Rebecca Hall (R, 1:36) 1/7
Cold Comes the Night A struggling motel owner and her daughter are taken hostage by a nearly blind career criminal to be his eyes as he attempts to retrieve his cash package from a crooked cop. Alice Eve, Bryan Cranston (R, 1:30) 1/10 Available same day as theatrical release.
A Fantastic Fear of Everything Jack is a children’s author turned crime novelist whose research into serial killers has turned him into a wreck, with an irrational fear of being murdered. Simon Pegg, Clare Higgins (R, 1:40) 1/7 Pre-theatrical release
Free Ride Free Ride is a tale about a single mother and her two daughters trying to survive and make a life for themselves amidst the mother’s rise in the glamorous Florida drug trade in the late 1970s. Anna Paquin, Cam Gigandet (TV-MA, 1:26) 1/10 Available same day as theatrical release.
I’m So Excited! Spanish, subtitled in English. When it appears the end is in sight, the flight crew and passengers of a plane look to forget the moment and face the danger which we carry within ourselves. Alex Acero, Benito Moron (R, 1:30) 1/7
Runner Runner A Princeton student travels to Costa Rica to confront the mastermind he believes swindled him in online gambling, only to become part of the con man’s operation. Justin Timberlake, Gemma Arterton, Ben Affleck (R, 1:31) 1/7
Summer In February Dan Stevens and Dominic Cooper star as friends and rivals caught up in a love triangle in this sweeping period romance, played out against the beauty of the English coast. (TV-14, 1:41) 1/7 Available same day as theatrical release.
Other titles scheduled for release this week: Badges of Fury, The Dirties, Gunfight at Yuma, Inequality for All, King Pingu, Murph: The Protector, My Way to Olympia, Pingu: Slipping and Sliding, Riot, Wedding Palace