On DVD This Week: House of Cards Season Four and More

by | July 4, 2016 | Comments

Happy Fourth of July! This week on home video, we’ve got Netflix’s hit political drama, a pair of highly acclaimed animated films, a handful or indies, and a new release from the Criterion Collection. Read on for details.

Only Yesterday (1991) 100%

Daisy Ridley and Dev Patel lend their voices to Isao Takahata’s (Grave of the Fireflies, The Tale of The Princes Kaguya) Certified Fresh animated drama about a woman reflecting on her life as she travels home from Tokyo to the countryside. Special features include feature length storyboards, a making-of doc, a behind-the-scenes look with the voice cast, and more.

Get it Here

Boy and the World (O Menino e o Mundo) (2015) 93%

This Oscar-nominated animated feature from Brazil utilizes an unconventional art style to tell a fantastical story about a child who journeys to a large city in search of his father. Bonus features include a making-of featurette and a music video.

Get it Here

The Mermaid (Mei ren yu) (2016) 95%

Stephen Chow’s (Kung Fu Hustle) latest adventure tells the story of a businessman who falls in love with the mermaid sent to kill him when his latest project inadvertently begins destroying her habitat. Extras include a making-of doc, a behind-the-scenes featurette, and a music video.

Get it Here

House of Cards: Season 4 (2016) 86%

Netflix’s Emmy-winning political drama stars Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright as President and First Lady Underwood, who find themselves under greater scrutiny than ever in season four as Frank ramps up his re-election campaign. No information on special features is currently available.

Get it Here

The Family Fang (2016) 83%

Nicole Kidman and Jason Bateman star in this Certified Fresh drama about adult siblings dealing with the sudden (and possibly staged) disappearance of their parents at a family reunion. No information on special features is currently available.

Get it Here

By The Sea (2015) 34%

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt star in Jolie’s film as a couple struggling to keep their marriage together while vacationing in France. Extras include deleted scenes, a making-of featurette, and a tribute to Gena Rowlands.

Get it Here

I Saw the Light (2016) 18%

Tom Hiddleston stars in this musical biopic about the life of country music legend Hank Williams, Sr. Special features include deleted scenes, a making-of featurette, a look at the film’s premiere with a performance by Hiddleston, and more.

Get it Here

The In-Laws (1979) 88%

And lastly, from the Criterion Collection, we have a new release of Arthur Hiller’s classic 1979 comedy starring Peter Falk and Alan Arkin as soon-to-be fathers-in-law who are forced to work together when one of them wraps the other up in an international conspiracy. Extras include a new interview with Arkin, commentary track with Hiller, Falk, Arkin, and writer Andrew Bergman, and more.

Get it Here


Tag Cloud

stand-up comedy DirecTV TCA Marvel WarnerMedia 007 Spectrum Originals ratings President cancelled TV series 24 frames 2016 Animation romantic comedy Super Bowl HBO Max WGN fast and furious ABC Cartoon Network Baby Yoda dark Syfy Black Mirror DGA Apple Disney Channel Disney+ Disney Plus First Reviews LGBT dragons hispanic dc Turner 72 Emmy Awards talk show Schedule free movies comiccon Vudu Election PaleyFest Shudder SundanceTV anthology AMC Esquire Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Pet Sematary FX Heroines Cosplay Columbia Pictures romance TIFF VICE sitcom classics Biopics Avengers biography casting Universal spain Disney Chernobyl Amazon Prime Warner Bros. TruTV Reality Competition YouTube Red comics MSNBC Drama Song of Ice and Fire CMT series cults Fox News Peacock emmy awards Summer comedies canceled TV shows Star Wars BBC America renewed TV shows elevated horror franchise anime political drama NYCC Turner Classic Movies Comics on TV Paramount zombie Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Box Office independent GIFs Kids & Family Tubi VOD Holiday CNN Podcast cooking Lucasfilm SXSW mutant Trailer technology psychological thriller Arrowverse halloween cancelled DC Universe Tumblr christmas movies History hist APB Lionsgate travel Walt Disney Pictures doctor who police drama Star Trek Epix Nat Geo revenge Creative Arts Emmys cops Premiere Dates Interview Disney streaming service Anna Paquin Television Critics Association strong female leads screenings SDCC Netflix Christmas movies mockumentary The Witch Fall TV thriller versus crime thriller supernatural Quiz reviews spanish language Funimation Food Network 71st Emmy Awards Year in Review BBC theme song YouTube Premium nbcuniversal Oscars Marvel Television cartoon Photos richard e. Grant DC Comics GLAAD sports historical drama Spring TV adventure New York Comic Con Television Academy Martial Arts Set visit Trophy Talk Musical Academy Awards Women's History Month Family Marvel Studios 2018 finale Acorn TV mission: impossible science fiction Apple TV Plus Superheroes Countdown reboot Sundance Elton John ghosts cats Superheroe Hallmark hollywood Film Festival rotten movies we love documentaries Winter TV HBO Go Shondaland disaster book San Diego Comic-Con TNT die hard FOX diversity medical drama Polls and Games Lifetime Christmas movies crime drama zombies Apple TV+ A24 spinoff Pop Dark Horse Comics Nickelodeon quibi American Society of Cinematographers Rock Freeform war Winners Tomatazos animated Horror TV Land Sony Pictures justice league documentary 45 Brie Larson crime concert stop motion Teen Hear Us Out LGBTQ satire screen actors guild Writers Guild of America Discovery Channel criterion space Grammys The Arrangement television Bravo 2020 laika adaptation Binge Guide period drama Marathons Rocketman aliens FXX Starz Classic Film sequel Nominations A&E Pixar movies TBS boxoffice FX on Hulu RT21 superhero tv talk Extras Trivia BET Awards stoner natural history PBS Amazon children's TV Britbox HBO Thanksgiving 2019 Opinion social media BET DC streaming service south america Film TV Black History Month IFC Films canceled latino Calendar Mary Tyler Moore transformers Sci-Fi Christmas Best and Worst Fantasy Mindy Kaling Holidays blockbuster Mystery cars Cannes Lifetime Certified Fresh Sundance TV 2017 dceu Awards Tour Country teaser miniseries batman Character Guide Valentine's Day TV renewals Western Mary Poppins Returns The Walking Dead twilight movie robots kids First Look dogs worst foreign discovery critics CBS All Access CW Seed El Rey all-time Spike The CW 20th Century Fox TCM X-Men Rom-Com 2015 GoT MTV USA Network psycho green book OneApp toy story CBS universal monsters Musicals cinemax name the review Paramount Network Pirates breaking bad BAFTA Crackle Emmy Nominations based on movie vampires rotten Red Carpet festivals Toys Disney Plus obituary golden globes Video Games TCA Awards Action facebook Logo spider-man Awards TCA Winter 2020 directors docudrama video Mary poppins crossover chucky Infographic Netflix blaxploitation IFC YA OWN Sneak Peek Crunchyroll Ovation Comedy Central 21st Century Fox streaming video on demand zero dark thirty jamie lee curtis composers Amazon Prime Video Hulu Comic Book best Adult Swim true crime Ghostbusters news sequels werewolf game of thrones NBC Watching Series a nightmare on elm street Pride Month indie Endgame sag awards Masterpiece Pop TV Rocky TCA 2017 Emmys Reality unscripted spy thriller binge PlayStation child's play Hallmark Christmas movies Captain marvel slashers game show RT History asian-american cancelled TV shows Amazon Studios BBC One Mudbound scary movies cancelled television See It Skip It MCU nature Showtime Music comic harry potter 4/20 The Purge what to watch parents Travel Channel E3 USA witnail Sundance Now Stephen King films singing competition TLC VH1 dramedy YouTube ESPN Tarantino Ellie Kemper politics E! National Geographic award winner Comedy joker indiana jones serial killer ITV ABC Family