Get your popcorn ready! Here are the DVD and Blu-Ray movie releases for August 28, 2018.
Actors/Actresses: Ed Helms, Jake Johnson, Annabelle Wallis, Hannibal Buress, Isla Fisher, Rashida Jones, Leslie Bibb, Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner, Jaren Lewison
Synopsis: Although the game of tag may seem as if it’s a game for children, one group of adults challenges this preconception. During the course of their elaborate game, some of these friends may find themselves traveling long distances-both physically and metaphorically. Faced with challenges on both the outside and the inside, they will need to work harder than ever before in order to triumph is this increasingly elaborate game.
Book Club (2018)
Genre: Romantic Comedy
Actors/Actresses: Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, Mary Steenburgen, Craig T. Nelson, Andy Garcia, Don Johnson, Richard Dreyfuss, Alicia Silverstone, Katie Aselton
Synopsis: “50 Shades of Gray” is the kind of cultural phenomenon that most would like to indulge in alone. Filled with S&M, highly suggestive scenes and a lot of romance, understandably, a lot of people are embarrassed to admit that they read the book or watched the movie. The members of this fictional book club are not. To liven up their discussions, four friends decide to take on E.L. James’ erotic book. Reading it might be just the thing these women need to make over their love lives, from the bedroom to getting back into dating and rekindling an old romance.
Mary Shelley (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Actors/Actresses: Elle Fanning, Douglas Booth, Bel Powley, Stephen Dillane, Joanne Froggatt, Tom Sturridge, Ben Hardy, Maisie Williams, Hugh O’Conor, Ciara Charteris
Synopsis: Mary Godwin is a writer and a poet. She stands on the edge of greatness as she struggles to conceive a new story – something shocking that the world has never known before, a tale of a mad galvanist who plays at being god. Her writings are not the only struggle in her life, as she falls in love with the young, handsome Percy Shelly. Their relationship is scandalous, her writings unheard of, and her life a fascinating journey – stranger than fiction.
Starring: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Martin D. Ginsburg, Clara Spera, Jane C. Ginsburg, Nina Totenberg, Gloria Steinem, Antonin Scalia, Bill Clinton, Sharron Frontiero, Orrin Hatch
Synopsis: Ruth Bader Ginsburg has served for more than two decades on the Supreme Court as the second woman to ever be named to the highest bench. A small and quiet woman, Ginsburg has defied stereotypes to become a pop cultural icon for the progressive left. Interviews with many admirers, and a few detractors, highlight Ginsburg’s incredible life. Ginsburg may be diminutive but she made a name for herself with a novel strategy to fight sex discrimination. Her career has seen dramatic changes in the way society views sex discrimination and gender roles.