On DVD This Week: Get Out, Logan, and More

by | May 22, 2017 | Comments

Two of 2017’s biggest early hits arrive this week — namely Jordan Peele’s near universally acclaimed horror debut and Hugh Jackman’s final outing as Wolverine — but we’ve also got an Oscar-nominated animated film and a couple of well-received indie horror flicks, among other things. Read on for the full list.

My Life as a Zucchini (Ma vie de courgette) (2017) 99%

This stop-motion animated tale — nominated for Best Animated Feature — follows an orphan who moves into a foster home and slowly learns to trust his new family. Special features include a making-of featurette and an additional stop-motion animated short.

Get it Here, Stream it Here

Get Out (2017) 98%

Daniel Kaluuya and Allison Williams star in Jordan Peele’s smash hit directorial debut, a thriller about a black man who’s invited to his white girlfriend’s hometown for a weekend and discovers some disturbing secrets about her family. It comes with deleted scenes, an alternate ending, a Q&A with Peele and the cast (hosted by Chance the Rapper), and more.

Get it Here, Stream it Here

Logan (2017) 93%

Hugh Jackman’s swan song as Wolverine catches up with him as an aging, broken man who takes to the road with Professor X (Patrick Stewart) and a young mutant (Dafne Keen) in hopes of delivering her to freedom. Bonus features include a commentary track featuring director James Mangold, a black-and-white version of the film, deleted scenes, and a behind-the-scenes featurette.

Get it Here, Stream it Here

XX (2017) 70%

This horror anthology film includes four stories all directed by women — including Karyn Kusama and Annie Clark (aka singer/songwriter St. Vincent) — framed by stop-motion animated segments. No information on special features is currently available.

Get it Here, Stream it Here

Rock Dog (2017) 47%

Luke Wilson and Eddie Izzard provide voices for this animated tale about a Tibetan mastiff who moves to the city to pursue his rock ‘n’ roll dreams. Extras include a making-of featurette, behind-the-scenes footage of the voice cast, a look at the animation process, and more.

Get it Here, Stream it Here

The Great Wall (2017) 36%

Matt Damon and Willem Dafoe star in Zhang Yimou’s fantastical action epic about a group of elite soldiers in ancient China whose sole job is to defend against the invasion of vicious monsters. Special features include deleted and extended scenes, a featurette on Damon’s experiences in China, a profile of Yimou, a look at the visual effects, and more.

Get it Here, Stream it Here

Dheepan (2016) 87%

– Criterion Collection

This week from Criterion, we have Jacques Audiard’s harrowing drama about a Tamil soldier who flees war-torn Sri Lanka but finds himself in an equally volatile Paris neighborhood in the midst of a drug war. It comes with a commentary track, new interviews with Audiard and star Antonythasan Jesuthasan, deleted scenes, and more.

Get it Here

Also Available This Week:

  • Arrow Video is releasing a 2-disc Special Edition Blu-ray of Wolf Guy, starring Sonny Chiba in a Japanese cult film about the last surviving member of a clan of werewolves who attempts to solve a vast conspiracy and avoid the shadowy forces hoping to harvest his blood.
  • Also from Arrow comes Cops vs Thugs, a little-seen Kinji Fukusaku (Battle Royale) crime thriller about a detective trying to hold his city together amid a gang war between rival yakuza factions..
  • Finally, also from Arrow, we have a 6-disc Limited Edition collection of Jacques Rivette films that were intended to be a quartet of genre-spanning interconnected tales, but only two of which he completed, due to poor health.

Tag Cloud

71st Emmy Awards romantic comedy Thanksgiving blaxploitation Fox News cancelled TV series universal monsters crime Pop TV Premiere Dates Hulu Cannes Arrowverse Mystery cooking E! zero dark thirty Marvel Television screen actors guild Podcast Heroines Baby Yoda TCA Crunchyroll indie Tarantino TNT Netflix Grammys period drama Biopics YA A24 award winner psychological thriller Trivia IFC Amazon Studios zombies Opinion BBC Apple TV+ Amazon Bravo mockumentary Lifetime cinemax Countdown Writers Guild of America Comic Book Rocky Disney Channel Oscars harry potter Awards Tour Apple Musical Masterpiece Rocketman children's TV Summer doctor who spanish language blockbuster kids casting Family game of thrones Horror nature President Quiz anthology foreign Amazon Prime latino Nickelodeon directors Endgame Schedule breaking bad Mary poppins elevated horror sag awards TV Land Peacock halloween Toys Esquire Christmas book TruTV renewed TV shows scary movies Disney+ Disney Plus Valentine's Day Elton John FX The Witch Lifetime Christmas movies FOX dc hispanic dogs NYCC Showtime NBC FX on Hulu talk show Brie Larson Comedy richard e. Grant LGBT Disney Plus dragons San Diego Comic-Con HBO 45 canceled TV shows diversity Tubi Music FXX Awards TV CMT Warner Bros. Fall TV CNN disaster 007 Academy Awards festivals ABC Family revenge movies 24 frames psycho technology Pirates sports cancelled television Sundance TV ghosts TLC VICE theme song Spectrum Originals Comedy Central what to watch ratings 2017 YouTube adaptation miniseries Star Trek Shondaland OWN name the review AMC Hallmark Christmas movies franchise Cosplay free movies Musicals HBO Max Turner RT History TCA Winter 2020 screenings sitcom TV renewals Women's History Month SundanceTV composers Ghostbusters dramedy Sony Pictures crossover Winners Disney VH1 Red Carpet Nat Geo Paramount TCA 2017 Election The CW hist DGA Polls and Games binge SXSW Food Network Television Academy E3 docudrama Sci-Fi batman TIFF First Reviews comic zombie crime drama DC streaming service SDCC DC Universe MCU medical drama Vudu The Walking Dead science fiction X-Men teaser DC Comics ABC serial killer Song of Ice and Fire spinoff comiccon justice league Black History Month Superheroe movie Extras Winter TV Netflix Christmas movies boxoffice cops true crime Holidays CW Seed Photos Infographic Starz Superheroes The Purge cancelled TV shows Video Games spain GoT streaming CBS USA Network robots game show Amazon Prime Video Funimation 2018 reboot Mary Poppins Returns Dark Horse Comics canceled PaleyFest Mindy Kaling First Look PBS Emmy Nominations 2019 Rom-Com Rock toy story OneApp social media Universal biography APB Chilling Adventures of Sabrina National Geographic tv talk The Arrangement Logo cars Disney streaming service Marvel documentary Lucasfilm travel Spring TV Tomatazos Certified Fresh christmas movies Apple TV Plus TCM Travel Channel south america Fantasy green book Emmys reviews rotten movies we love aliens GLAAD Paramount Network WGN Martial Arts MTV Marathons crime thriller Calendar quibi CBS All Access Trailer war strong female leads mutant Film Festival witnail independent Comics on TV Character Guide Walt Disney Pictures romance Pixar comics Animation sequel Sundance Hallmark Holiday Year in Review based on movie 20th Century Fox Creative Arts Emmys thriller IFC Films RT21 MSNBC spider-man YouTube Premium Columbia Pictures golden globes facebook jamie lee curtis television Nominations dceu Film werewolf anime Pride Month Pop vampires animated Chernobyl Stephen King Classic Film Super Bowl Trophy Talk Epix transformers GIFs Action space Western Shudder DirecTV LGBTQ El Rey Watching Series natural history singing competition Mudbound Pet Sematary See It Skip It WarnerMedia History unscripted Lionsgate Acorn TV USA Tumblr 2020 Black Mirror American Society of Cinematographers ESPN Sneak Peek Set visit Interview Spike BBC America Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Adult Swim BET historical drama Reality Competition A&E Crackle Marvel Studios Mary Tyler Moore Avengers slashers finale cats TBS stand-up comedy Freeform YouTube Red series Cartoon Network Country Box Office 21st Century Fox 2016 discovery cults Binge Guide Best and Worst Star Wars adventure joker versus Sundance Now ITV 2015 Syfy Anna Paquin Discovery Channel Teen political drama Drama supernatural politics Turner Classic Movies Kids & Family Ellie Kemper spy thriller Ovation cancelled New York Comic Con video Britbox Captain marvel cartoon police drama Reality