On DVD This Week: Mockingjay Part 2, Daddy's Home, Turn, and The Letters

by | March 21, 2016 | Comments

This week on DVD and Blu-ray, we’ve got the concluding chapter of the Hunger Games saga, plus a family comedy, a spy series, and a biopic of a famous humanitarian. Read on for details on the rest of the new releases.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) 70%

In this satisfying — if occasionally overly grim — conclusion to the blockbuster franchise, Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) leads a guerrilla army to eliminate the despotic President Snow (Donald Sutherland) — and discovers that some within the rebellion may have agendas of their own.

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Turn: Washington's Spies: Season 2 (2015) 90%

Jamie Bell stars in AMC’s historical espionage drama, set during the American Revolution.

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Daddy's Home (2015) 31%

Will Ferrell stars as a straight-laced radio executive whose struggle to connect with his wife’s children is thrown painfully out of whack when the kids’ cooler bio-dad (Mark Wahlberg) makes a surprise reappearance, sparking a battle for paternal supremacy in which each man makes progressively more elaborate attempts to win the kids’ affection.

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The Letters (2015) 29%

This biopic of humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize winner Mother Teresa stars Juliet Stevenson, Rutger Hauer, and Max von Sydow.

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  • Vits/Vicente Torres

    MOCKINGJAY PART 2 – 6/10

    Maybe I’ll watch DADDY’S HOME and THE LETTERS.

  • I’d give Part 2 an 8-9/10. Already got my pre-ordered-in-January four-film collection Blu-ray set, and I’ll order the Target edition very soon as well.

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