This week on home video, we’ve got a number of fairly decent smaller films and a handful of popular TV shows, but we kick things off with a sports drama directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Kevin Costner. Then, for all of you horror buffs getting ready for Halloween, Universal is releasing a number of collections dedicated to their iconic monster lineup, including a 30-film set that gathers some of the best stuff in one place. Read on for details:
Also available this week:
- Kelly Reichardt’s Night Moves (85 percent), starring Jesse Eisenberg and Peter Sarsgaard in a Certified Fresh drama about three environmental activists who come together to destroy a hydroelectric dam in protest.
- David Wain’s They Came Together (69 percent), starring Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd in a romantic comedy that specifically skewers rom-com conventions.
- For No Good Reason (64 percent), a documentary looking back at 15 years of acclaimed illustrator Ralph Steadman’s work.
- 14 Blades (64 percent), starring Donnie Yen in a martial arts film about a skilled assassin who attempts an uprising against a powerful eunuch who has usurped imperial power.
- Moms’ Night Out (18 percent), starring Sarah Drew and Patricia Heaton in a comedy about a group of mothers who head out for a night without their families and leave their husbands in charge.
- Season nine of hit FX comedy It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (100 percent) is available on Blu-ray and DVD.
- Season three of Fox comedy New Girl (93 percent), starring Zooey Deschanel, is available on DVD.
- Season five of FX comedy The League (83 percent) is out on DVD and Blu-ray.
- The first season of pirate drama Crossbones (61 percent), starring John Malkovich, is available on DVD.
- The first season of the CW’s Vampire Diaries spinoff The Originals (56 percent) is also available on Blu-ray and DVD.