Category Archives: Drama

The Wind Rises

Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 126 minutes
Director: Hayao Miyazaki (Castle in the Sky, Ponyo)
Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, John Krasinski, Emily Blunt (English version)
Theatrical Release: February 28, 2014
Blu-ray Release: November 18, 2014

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin explores the dark but beautiful biography of Studio Ghibli’s The Wind Rises.



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In Secret

Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: R
Runtime: 101 minutes
Director: Charlie Stratton
Cast: Elizabeth Olsen, Tom Felton, Oscar Isaac, Jessica Lange
Theatrical Release: February 21, 2014 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: May 20, 2014

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin mourns romance gone wrong in 19th century Paris with In Secret.



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Pompeii

Action / Thriller Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 98 minutes
Director: Paul W. S. Anderson (Resident Evil, Death Race)
Cast: Kit Harington, Emily Browning, Kiefer Sutherland
Theatrical Release: February 21, 2014

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin travels back in time to witness the ancient catastrophes of Pompeii.



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The Monuments Men

Action / Thriller Comedy Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 118 minutes
Director: George Clooney (Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, The Ides of March)
Cast: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman, Cate Blanchett
Theatrical Release: February 7, 2014
Blu-ray Release: May 20, 2014

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin hunts for hidden treasure in George Clooney’s The Monuments Men.



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The Invisible Woman

Drama On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees


Rating: R
Runtime: 111 minutes
Director: Ralph Fiennes (Coriolanus)
Cast: Ralph Fiennes, Felicity Jones, Kristin Scott Thomas
Theatrical Release: December 25, 2013 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: April 15, 2014

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin uncovers a forbidden literary romance in The Invisible Woman.



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Gimme Shelter

Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 100 minutes
Director: Ron Krauss (Amexica, Alien Hunter)
Cast: Vanessa Hudgens, Rosario Dawson, Brendan Fraser, James Earl Jones
Theatrical Release: January 24, 2014
Blu-ray Release: April 29, 2014

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin takes to the streets with Vanessa Hudgens in Gimme Shelter.



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Reel Re-Discovery: Short Term 12

Drama On Blu-ray / DVD


Rating: R
Runtime: 96 minutes
Director: Destin Cretton
Cast: Brie Larson, Kaitlyn Dever, John Gallagher, Jr.
Theatrical Release: August 23, 2013 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: January 14, 2014

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin takes another look at the surprising indie Short Term 12.



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