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On Demand DVD New Releases April 6-12

On Demand DVD New Releases April 6-12 Cats A ridiculously brilliant cast, dazzling costuming and emotionally fueled songs and dance sequences make up this film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s beloved musical. At the heart of the story is a tribe of cats and one cat’s decision on who gets to ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life. James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, Rebel Wilson (PG, 1:50) 4/7 Little Women This is the beloved story of the March sisters as told by director Greta Gerwig, the writer […]

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What to Watch on AcornTV, Blood Series 2 Episode 5: “Can’t Repeat The Past”

What to Watch on AcornTV, Blood Series 2 Episode 5 “Can’t Repeat the Past” Premiered: March 30 With their relationship now out in the open, Gillian and Fiona plan to go away together with the kids, and Paul wonders if Fiona will leave him for good. Paul tells Jim he cannot keep their secret any longer.   Episodes 1-4 and Series 1 available on AcornTV Don’t have Acorn TV? AcornTV is extending the free trial period for new subscribers to 30 days. Those interested can sign up at acorn.tv. Special code: FREE30 Visit acorn.tv to subscribe. Subscriptions are $5.99/month or […]

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On Demand DVD New Releases March 31-April 6

On Demand DVD New Releases March 31-April 6 The Current War: Director’s Cut This film shines light on the rivalry between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse as they race to power the nation. Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Shannon (PG-13, 1:43) 3/31 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker The final chapter in the Skywalker saga is set just one year after the events of The Last Jedi and finds Rey and Kylo Ren in an epic clash of unresolved business, still trying to understand the dual nature of the Force. Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, John Boyega (PG-13, 2:22) 3/31 VFW-20 […]

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What to Watch on AcornTV: Blood Series 2, Episode 4 “Communion”

What to Watch on AcornTV: Blood, Series 2, Episode 4: “Communion” Premiered: March 23 Tensions run high on the day of the twin’s First Communion when Paul is late coming home and Jim encounters Michael for the first time since returning to town. The situation grows even more tense when an estranged family member makes a surprise appearance before the service. Episodes 1-3 and Series 1 available on AcornTV Don’t have Acorn TV? AcornTV is extending the free trial period for new subscribers to 30 days. Those interested can sign up at acorn.tv. Special code: FREE30 Visit acorn.tv to subscribe. […]

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On Demand DVD New Releases: March 23-30

On Demand DVD New Releases March 23-31 Clemency As she prepares to execute another inmate, prison warden Bernadine Williams (Alfre Woodard) must confront the psychological and emotional demons her job creates. Alfre Woodard, Richard Schiff (R, 1:53) 3/24 Stray In a cold and remote landscape, two strangers struggle to repair their broken pasts. Hailed by critics as one of the best New Zealand films ever made. Arta Dobroshi, Kieran Charnock (TV-14, 1:44) 3/24 The Song of Names Tim Roth and Clive Owen star in an emotional detective story spread over two continents and a half century. Beneath musical revelations burns the […]

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What to Watch on AcornTV: Blood Series 2, Episode 3 “Where This Has Led”

What to Watch on AcornTV: Blood Series 2, Episode 3 “Where This Has Led” Premieres: March 16 After Episode 1, “Deep Water,” and Episode 2, “Grave Digging,” premiered last week, Episode 3, “Where This Has Led” kicks off this week. In the third episode, Paul agonizes over the difficult decision he must make after the gang’s ringleader orders him to help steal Gillian’s prized horse. Gillian has a falling out with her husband before a family golf outing, and Jim interviews for a job in town. New episodes premiere Monday through April 6 Need to catch up? In Ep. 1: […]

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On Demand DVD New Releases March 16-22

On Demand DVD New Releases March 16-22 Richard Jewell (pictured above): You can’t judge a kook by his cover. That’s the lesson of Richard Jewell, the true story of the security guard who pointed cops to a suspicious package at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics — a package that later exploded. Jewell was initially hailed as a hero, but later interrogated as a suspect. That rush to judgement, by the FBI and the media and most of America, is at the heart of Clint Eastwood’s coldly critical drama. Paul Walter Hauser, Sam Rockwell, Kathy Bates, Jon Hamm, Olivia Wilde (R, 2:11) […]

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On Demand DVD New Releases March 9-15

On Demand DVD New Releases March 9-15 Spies in Disguise In this animated film, the world’s best spy is turned into a pigeon, leaving him to rely on his nerdy scientist pal to save the world — and return him to his human state. Voices of Will Smith, Tom Holland, Rachel Brosnahan (PG, 1:42) 3/10 Bombshell Ripped from the headlines and featuring a tour de force of Hollywood talent, this riveting drama tells the story of the women at FOX News (Theron plays Megyn Kelly and Kidman plays Gretchen Carlson) who exposed CEO Roger Ailes for sexual harassment. Charlize Theron, […]