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On Demand DVD New Releases: June 17-23

On Demand DVD New Releases: June 17-23 Hotel Mumbai (pictured above) Hotel staff risk everything to keep guests safe during a heinous attack on their glamorous facility. Based on the true story of the 2008 Taj Mahal Palace hotel terrorist attack. Dev Patel, Armie Hammer, Nazanin Boniadi (R, 2:03) 6/18 The Beach Bum Moondog was a lovable eccentric millionaire — until the money ran out. Now he must pull himself up and finish the novel that he is working on to get back on top. Matthew McConaughey, Snoop Dogg, Isla Fisher (R, 1:35) 6/18 Us A simple vacation turns terrifying […]

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New to On Demand and DVD: Captive State

Through the years we have seen a variety of alien invasion films. We have witnessed many of the fights for survival and vicariously fended off the attackers. In the film Captive State, we focus on the aftermath of an invasion as a powerful alien race known as the Legislators are trying to unite the population they have controlled for years. In this future Chicago, citizens work endlessly for the Legislators. The rarely seen creatures who run this city are both revered and vilified by the residents. Some are excited for the Unity Rally that promises to fill Soldier Field and […]

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New to On Demand and DVD: Captain Marvel

Origin stories: As the Marvel Cinematic Universe has evolved over the years, we’ve witnessed the birth of Iron Man, Captain America and Thor, among other amazing superheroes. Our latest origin story features another powerful hero, Captain Marvel. Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) has a history as a pilot for the Air Force, but she only understands some of her past — her memories are lost. As she is caught in the middle of a war between two alien factions — the Kree and the Skrulls — Vers (as Carol is known within the Kree) is tormented by memories and tries to […]

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On Demand DVD New Releases June 10-16

On Demand DVD New Releases June 10-16   Captain Marvel Set in the 1990s, this film tells the origin story of Carol Danvers as she becomes the noble warrior hero Captain Marvel. Danvers finds herself on Earth and caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn (PG-13, 2:03) 6/11 Captive State Nearly a decade of occupation by an alien force has consumed this Chicago neighborhood. A revolution is coming, but can it succeed? John Goodman, Ashton Sanders, Vera Farmiga (PG-13, 1:49) 6/11 Five Feet Apart Teenagers fall in love […]

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Jill Wagner on her Family-Friendly Western, ‘The Legend of 5 Mile Cave’

For families, it can be a challenge to find a film that is exciting and appropriate for both kids and adults. In The Legend of 5 Mile Cave, premiering June 9 and re-airing June 29 on  Western-inspired network INSP, the past and the present collide when a young boy believes that a tale of long-lost gold could be the key to saving his family’s farm. In the family flick, while Tommy’s (Jet Jurgensmeyer) widowed mother (Jill Wagner) struggles to avoid foreclosure, a mysterious stranger (Adam Baldwin) arrives looking for a room to rent. A bond with the boy grows as […]

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On Demand DVD New Releases: June 3-10

On Demand DVD New Releases: June 3-10 Gloria Bell Gloria is a recently divorced free spirit in her 50s who loves to dance and enjoys the clubs, all the while looking for a little love to add to her life. Julianne Moore, John Turturro, Sean Astin (R, 1:42) 6/4   Availability dates, titles and schedule subject to change and may vary by system. Check with your cable provider for ordering information. HD and 3D not available in all systems. Coming Soon: 6/11: Captain Marvel, Captive State, Five Feet Apart 6/18: Hotel Mumbai, The Beach Bum, Us, Wonder Park 6/25: Dumbo […]