The Tourist is a new spy caper by Oscar winning director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, where Angelina Jolie, a spy on the run, has to select a patsy to misdirect the people following her. She picks a tourist: Frank (Johnny Depp), a frumpy American math teacher totally unprepared for her world. As the couple are pursued by both the law (Paul Bettany) and a notorious criminal (Steven Berkoff), their journey across Europe blurs their cover-story relationship-- but is their romance real, or just part of life as a spy? With Timothy Dalton. On DVD and Blu-Ray.
Reese Witherspoon is an Olympic athlete whose life is in crisis in James L. Brooks' How Do You Know. She's torn between a wealthy and stable (but self-involved) major league baseball player (Owen Wilson) and a corporate executive (Paul Rudd) whose life is as complicated and confused as her own, but with everything in her world upended, how can she know who to choose? With Jack Nicholson. On DVD and Blu-Ray.
Eric Balfour travels to Los Angeles with his girlfriend (Scottie Thompson) to celebrate the birthday of his rich and successful best friend (Donald Faison)... but while the friends are gathered in the penthouse, an alien invasion descends upon LA in Skyline. Now they all have a choice: stay in the building and try to avoid the mayhem outside, or risk the aliens and try to escape to safety. With Brittany Daniel and David Zayas. On DVD and Blu-Ray.
A group of Paris police (including Jean-Pierre Martins & Aurelien Recoing) storms a gangland hideout to take down Eriq Ebouaney, but the cops and gangsters have to band together in the French The Horde when the zombie apocalypse breaks out. Heavily armed and ready for action, the survivors have to blast through nearly endless waves of the undead and fight their way to safety.
The Japanese Blood is a samurai/vampire film where a detective who specializes in long-unsolved cases finds that one of his chief suspects is a vampire. The investigation leads to centuries-old vampires who began their reign of terror as samurai in the 1600s, and two ancient men who have been locked in a dark gothic battle for the fate of their would-be bride for centuries.
A Royal Thai Policewoman is recruited to join an international anti-terrorism squad in Vanquisher, but barely escapes with her life when the team is "erased." With a new threat on the horizon, she's reluctant to join another anti-terrorism mission... but her former Vanquisher teammates have nefarious plans, and there's no choice to fight back with swords, guns, and explosives until all her betrayers are brought to justice.
Yogi (Dan Aykroyd) and Boo Boo (Justin Timberlake) spend their days a Jellystone causing mischief, stealing picnic baskets, and generally causing trouble for Ranger Smith (Tom Cavanagh) Yogi Bear. When the mayor (Andrew Daly) threatens to close the park, it's up to Yogi, Boo Boo, and the ranger to put together a crazy plan to save the day. With Anna Faris.
Young Arthur is obsessed with magic-style card games, adventures in sewers, and dragons in Adventures of a Teenage Dragon Slayer, which doesn't win him any points with the school bully. When Arthur and his friends discover and befriend a troll, they realize their fantasy games are actually real: trolls, alchemy, potions, and dragons are now part of their lives. With Lea Thompson, Wendie Malick, and Amy Pietz.
Arthur (Freddy Highmore) returns to the land of the Minimoys twice more in Arthur & the Invisibles 2 & 3, reuniting with Princess Selenia (Selena Gomez) and undertaking two new adventures. With Mia Farrow as Granny.
A police detective (Nick Stahl) returns to his hometown with his new partner (Rachel Nichols) in Meskada, investigating a murder in a wealthy community. Looking into the desperate and impoverished workers (including Kellan Lutz and Jonathan Tucker) who've done construction work where the murder took place, he uncovers old tensions and strife that led to tragedy.
Chris Hegedus & D.A. Pennebaker bring us the documentary Kings of Pastry, following chefs who compete in the once-every-four-years French competition to be heralded as the King of Pastry, and The Wildest Dream combines the story of George Mallory (who disappeared on Mount Everest in the 20s) and Conrad Anker (who discovered Mallory's body on Everest in 1999) through photos and letters, with the voices of Hugh Dancy, Ralph Fiennes, and Liam Neeson.
The stand-up comedy DVD Daniel Tosh: Happy Thoughts is an irreverent and politically incorrect stage performance by the host of the popular Tosh 2.0.
New this week to Reckless Video's TV New Releases are part 2 of Season 4 of the cult hit adventure comedy The Venture Brothers. We also have two new BBC mystery /procedural series: the first season of Luther, featuring Idris Elba, and the second season of Agatha Christie's Marple.
Jingle All the Way, Rudy
Broadcast News, As Good As It Gets
Pleasantville, Walk the Line
Batman, The King of Marvin Gardens
La Vie en Rose, Empire of the Wolves
13 Tzameti, Time Out
The War Room, Down from the Mountain
How to Rob a Bank, Sin City
White Chicks, Club Dread
The Passenger, The Flying Scotsman
The Cake Eaters, Gray Matters