The list of On Demand DVD New Releases April 1-7 features more documentaries than usual, with subjects ranging from Venus and Serena Williams to the survival of animals around the world to the current obesity epidemic. For those looking for something a little more escapist, Tomorrow You’re Gone, 13 Eerie or maybe Noobz might be more appealing.
One Life Daniel Craig narrates this nature documentary that focuses on the survival behavior of several animals across the globe. (NR, 1:25) 4/1
The Perfect Human Diet A global quest for a solution to the current obesity epidemic. It explores modern dietary science, previous historical findings, ancestral native diets and the emerging field of human dietary evolution. (NR, 1:30) 4/1
13 Eerie Six ambitious forensic undergrads are pitted against one another on a scientific expedition to a remote island, vying to win an esteemed trainee position with the FBI. Unbeknownst to everyone, the site was formally used as an illegal biological testing grounds for life-term criminals who were left for dead. Katherine Isabelle, Brendan Fehr, Brendan Fletcher (NR, 1:27) 4/2
Noobz Four friends hit the road to LA to compete in the Cyberbowl Video Game Championship, but will they be able to compete with the worst hangovers of their lives? (R, 1:30) Blake Freeman, Mindy Serling, Jason Mewes 4/2
Venus and Serena This film provides unprecedented access into their lives during the most intimidating year of their career. Over the course of 2011, Venus grappled with an energy-sapping autoimmune disease while Serena battled back from a life-threatening pulmonary embolism. (PG-13, 1:39) 4/4
The Story of Luke An autistic man in his 20s who has lived a sheltered life with his grandparents must suddenly find a way to be independent. Lou Taylor Pucci, Seth Green, Cary Elwes (NR, 1:35) 4/5
Tomorrow You’re Gone A recently released convict is obliged to carry out a murder to pay a debt to his jailhouse mentor. But when the hit goes horribly wrong, he finds shelter with an eccentric woman who sees the good in him. Stephen Dorff, Michelle Monaghan, Willem Dafoe (NR, 1:31) 4/5
In addition, the following titles are also coming out this week:
The Kick 4/2 and Wuss 4/2, and for horror/slasher fans: Kill Zombie! 4/1 and Infected 4/2. For kids: Fireman Sam: Mighty Mountain Heroes 4/2, and Pingu: Igloo Adventures 4/2
Availability dates subject to change. Check your cable provider for ordering information. 3-D movies require a 3-D TV.
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