RT on DVD

On DVD This Week: X-Men: Apocalypse, The Purge: Election Year, Swiss Army Man, and More

by | October 3, 2016 | Comments

This week on home video, we’ve got a superhero blockbuster, a horror sequel, an oddball dramedy, one of the best-reviewed horror films of the year, a ton of television, and more. Read on for the full list.


The Wailing (Goksung) (2016) 99%

This South Korean horror drama centers on a small town reeling from a series of brutal murders after the arrival of a mysterious stranger. The only extras include standard behind-the-scenes and making-of featurettes.

Get it Here, Stream it Here


Penny Dreadful: Season 3 (2016) 93%

Eva Green, Timothy Dalton, and Josh Hartnett star in Showtime’s popular gothic horror drama, which places classic literary characters like Victor Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and Dracula in late 19th century London.  The final season set comes with character profiles for all the major players and inside looks at Dr. Jekyll’s lab and the prosthetics and costumes used in the show, plus more.

Get it Here


Vikings: Season 4 (2016) 92%

Based on the legends of Viking Ragnar Lothbrok, this History Channel original drama focuses on his rise from farmer to warrior, and from raider of England and France to King of the Vikings. This release of the first half of season four includes a pair of featurettes, an interactive piece, and extended episodes.

Get it Here, Stream it Here


Preacher: Season 1 (2016) 89%

Based on the comic book of the same name, this AMC drama centers on a possessed Texas minister who teams up with his ex and a vampire to unravel a mystery involving spirits from another world. The season one set comes with deleted and extended scenes, a gag reel, a look at the filming of the pilot episode, a profile of the stunt work, and more.

Get it Here, Stream it Here


Into The Forest (2016) 76%

Evan Rachel Wood and Ellen Page star in this thriller about a pair of sisters attempting to survive an apocalyptic power outage by retreating into the woods surrounding their home. Included are an audio commentary with writer/director Patricia Rozema and a making-of featurette.

Get it Here, Stream it Here


Swiss Army Man (2016) 71%

Paul Dano and Daniel Radcliffe star in this offbeat dramedy about a shipwrecked man who discovers a gassy all-purpose corpse who might be his ticket back to civilization. Extras include a commentary track, a behind-the-scenes featurette, a look at the design of the corpse dummy, deleted scenes, and a Q&A with the filmmakers.

Get it Here, Stream it Here


American Horror Story: Hotel (2015) 64%

AHS‘s fifth season takes place inside an old haunted hotel, inhabited by vampires, ghosts, and murderers, as well as the unsuspecting victims of a serial killer. Special features include an inside look at the Hotel Cortez and the “Devil’s Night” episode.

Get it Here, Stream it Here


The Purge: Election Year (2016) 56%

This third installment in the Purge franchise takes a more political turn, focusing on a presidential candidate who vows to do away with the Purge and the shadowy government forces threatening her life as a result. Extras include a character spotlight on Frank Grillo returning as Leo Barnes, deleted scenes, and an inside look at the franchise.

Get it Here, Stream it Here


X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) 47%

Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, and Oscar Isaac lead an ensemble cast in this latest installment of the X-Men series, which finds the titular heroes doing battle with a centuries-old mutant who seeks to destroy humanity and remake the world. Bonus features include a commentary track with director Bryan Singer and writer Simon Kinberg, deleted and extended scenes, a gag reel, an hourlong documentary, and more. We also have some new interviews with the cast, as well as a look behind the scenes at Dr. Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters, which you can see here.

Get it Here, Stream it Here


The Venture Bros.: Season 6 (2015) 100%

Season six of this Adult Swim comedy finds Dr. Venture, Hank, Dean, and Brock moving to New York, where they run into trouble with one of their new neighbors, while the Monarch discovers an unwelcome secret about his past. The season six set comes with commentary tracks for every episode, deleted scenes, and a 45-minute bonus special.

Get it Here

Tag Cloud

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