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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, […]

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Small Town Vets Bring Some Heart and Humor to ‘Critter Fixers’

Dr. Terrence Ferguson and Dr. Vernard L. Hodges have been friends for 30 years now, so they’ve shared a lot of firsts in their lives. Heading to Los Angeles from their rural Georgia community for the Television Critics Association’s press tour was one of them. Having Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington, Hillary Clinton — all at the same event — was another. Welcome to Hollywood, docs. The vets were there to discuss their fun new Nat Geo Wild series Critter Fixers: Country Vets (airing Saturdays at 10pmET, beginning March 7). The down-to-earth vets originally met during their undergraduate studies at Fort […]

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On Demand and DVD New Releases: March 2-8

On Demand and DVD New Releases: March 2-8 Queen & Slim A couple’s first date goes horribly wrong when a police officer pulls them over. The stop results in unintended consequences and changes lives forever. Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith, Bokeem Woodbine (R, 2:12) 3/3 Dark Waters (pictured above) A corporate defense attorney uncovers a dark secret that connects a growing number of unexplained deaths to one of the world’s largest chemical companies. He soon finds his life and his family’s lives threatened as he tries to expose the truth. Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins (PG-13, 2:06) 3/3 Cabaret Maxime […]

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New to On Demand and DVD: Frozen II

The year was 2013. A little animated film burst on to the scene and left kids and parents alike singing the music of Frozen. “Let It Go” was an anthem for the two sisters who found their way into our hearts. Now they are back, and we are ready to return to Arendelle. Queen Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel) is coming into her own as ruler of Arendelle. The community is thriving and, although Elsa is still learning to understand the depth of her powers, she definitely possesses what it takes to be in charge. Anna (Kristen Bell) is the […]

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New to On Demand and DVD: Knives Out

By Stephen Whitty Murder can be fun. That’s the lethal little idea at the black heart of Knives Out, a surprising mystery that’s one part Clue, one part Agatha Christie, and both charming and chilly. The classic whodunit plot has old Harlan Thrombey — fabulously rich and eccentric, and marvelously played by Christopher Plummer — turning up dead the morning after his 85th birthday. Looking at the slit throat and the knife in his hand, the local police assume suicide. But Benoit Blanc, a Southern-fried sleuth played with a big slice of country ham by Daniel Craig, isn’t quite so […]

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On Demand DVD New Releases Feb. 24-March 1

On Demand DVD New Releases Feb. 24-March 1 Knives Out A star-studded cast is featured in this delightful whodunit. Mystery writer Harlan Thrombey has been killed, but who caused his ultimate demise and which of his eclectic family members stand to benefit? Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas (PG-13, 2:10) 2/25 Frozen II Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven leave Arendelle to attempt to find the origin of Elsa’s powers and save their kingdom. Voices of Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad (PG, 1:43) 2/25 Color Out of Space After a meteorite lands in their yard, the Gardners must […]