On Demand DVD New Releases May 2-8
The American Side When a private eye’s partner is caught in a blackmail scheme gone bad, he trails the prime suspect to Niagara Falls. Thrust into a world of whiskey, intrigue and rogue agents, he joins the quest. Matthew Broderick, Camilla Belle (NR, 1:30) 5/3
The Choice From Nicholas Sparks, the best-selling author of The Notebook and Safe Haven, comes this heart-lifting romance about how far we go to keep the hope of love alive. Benjamin Walker, Teresa Palmer (PG-13, 1:51) 5/3
East Side Sushi Juana, a working-class single mother, decides to take a job at a local Japanese restaurant. Against all odds, she fights to achieve her dream of becoming a sushi chef. Diana Torres, Yutaka Takeuchi (PG, 1:40) 5/3
Emelie A seemingly carefree night with their new babysitter turns into an evening of dread for three children when they discover that their caretaker is not the person she seems. Sarah Bolger, Joshua Rush (NR, 1:19) 5/3
The 5th Wave A series of alien attacks have nearly destroyed the planet. Separated from her family, a teenager is desperate and willing to do anything to save her brother. When she meets a mysterious young man who may be her only hope, can they learn to trust each other? Chloë Grace Moretz, Alex Roe, Nick Robinson (PG-13, 1:52) 5/3
The Family Fang Nicole Kidman and Jason Bateman are siblings Annie and Baxter Fang, who finally confront their unusual childhood when their performance artist parents go missing. (R, 1:46) 5/6 Same day as theatrical release
Joy Joy’s her creative desire has been squashed throughout the years. Her mother lives in a room at Joy’s house watching soap operas all day, Joy’s ex-husband is living in her basement, and her father just decided to move in after his current wife couldn’t take him anymore. While doing everything for everyone that she loves, Joy creates an amazing invention that has the possibility of changing her life forever. Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper (PG-13, 2:04) 5/3
Mothers and Daughters Photographer Rigby Gray captures uplifting stories of motherhood, with an all-star cast of Susan Sarandon, Sharon Stone, Courtney Cox, Christina Ricci and Selma Blair (PG-13, 1:32) 5/6 Same day as theatrical release.
Remember Everything is not what it seems in this riveting revenge thriller, where a relentless man will stop at nothing to find and kill the Nazi officer who murdered his family 70 years earlier in WWII. Christopher Plummer, Martin Landau (R, 1:35) 5/3
A Royal Night Out This charming romantic comedy recounts the celebration of the end of World War II and the evening when young Princess Elizabeth and her sister, Princess Margaret, took to the streets of London. Sarah Gadon, Bel Powley (PG-13, 1:36) 5/3
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (pictured) Set 30 years after Return of the Jedi, the story continues for one of the biggest movie franchises of all time. Legendary Luke Skywalker’s whereabouts are unknown, and it will be up to a new character or two to join forces with another legend to help the Resistance defeat the First Order. Harrison Ford, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega (PG-13, 2:15) 5/4 (May the 4th Be With You!)
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