Category Archives: Drama

Risen

Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 107 minutes
Director: Kevin Reynolds (Waterworld, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves)
Cast: Joseph Fiennes, Tom Felton, Peter Firth, Cliff Curtis
Theatrical Release: February 19, 2016
Blu-ray Release: May 24, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin investigates the Biblical drama of Risen.


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The Choice

Drama For the Girls On Blu-ray / DVD Romance


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 111 minutes
Director: Ross Katz (Adult Beginners)
Cast: Benjamin Walker, Teresa Palmer, Maggie Grace, Alexandra Daddario, Tom Wilkinson, Tom Welling
Theatrical Release: February 5, 2016
Blu-ray Release: May 3, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin travels to the coast for the latest Nicholas Sparks romance, The Choice.


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The Finest Hours

Action / Thriller Biography Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 117 minutes
Director: Craig Gillespie (Million Dollar Arm, Fright Night)
Cast: Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Holliday Grainger, Ben Foster
Theatrical Release: January 29, 2016
Blu-ray Release: May 24, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin goes out to sea with Disney’s The Finest Hours.


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Anomalisa

Comedy Drama On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees


Rating: R
Runtime: 90 minutes
Director: Duke Johnson, Charlie Kaufman (Synecdoche, New York)
Cast: David Thewlis, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan
Theatrical Release: January 22, 2016 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: June 7, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin checks into the Fregoli Hotel with Anomalisa.


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The Lady in the Van

Comedy Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 104 minutes
Director: Nicholas Hytner (The History Boys, The Object of My Affection)
Cast: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent
Theatrical Release: January 15, 2016 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: April 19, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin moves in with a lonely writer and his unlikely companion in The Lady in the Van.


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Son of Saul

Drama Foreign On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees


Rating: R
Runtime: 107 minutes
Director: László Nemes
Cast: Géza Röhrig
Theatrical Release: December 18, 2015 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: April 26, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin follows a man on a mission through Auschwitz in 1944 in the Hungarian drama Son of Saul.


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45 Years

Drama On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees


Rating: R
Runtime: 95 minutes
Director: Andrew Haigh (Greek Pete, Weekend)
Cast: Charlotte Rampling, Tom Courtenay
Theatrical Release: December 23, 2015 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: June 14, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin faces unexpected marital upheaval with Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay in 45 Years.


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The Revenant

Action / Thriller Drama On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees


Rating: R
Runtime: 156 minutes
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu (Birdman, Babel)
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, Domnhall Gleeson
Theatrical Release: January 8, 2016
Blu-ray Release: April 19, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin joins Leonardo DiCaprio on a quest for survival in The Revenant.


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Point Break

Action / Thriller Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 113 minutes
Director: Ericson Core (Invincible)
Cast: Luke Bracey, Édgar Ramírez, Ray Winstone, Teresa Palmer
Theatrical Release: December 25, 2015
Blu-ray Release: March 29, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin remakes a beloved ‘90s crime thriller with the updated Point Break.


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Joy

Biography Comedy Drama On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 124 minutes
Director: David O. Russell (Silver Linings Playbook, American Hustle)
Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper, Diane Ladd, Virginia Madsen, Isabella Rossellini, Édgar Ramírez
Theatrical Release: December 25, 2015
Blu-ray Release: May 3, 2016

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin reunites with David O. Russell’s go-to cast for Joy.


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