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New DVD and Blu-ray releases this week

This week’s new DVD and Blu-ray releases have Brad Pitt, Robert Downey Jr., Shia LaBeouf and Robert Duvall coming to your small screens this week. Just to name a few.

If you need help picking a film or TV show, I’ve included scores in [] for IMDb user scores, based on a “x out of 10” rating, while scores in {} are Amazon buyer ratings, based on an “x out of 5” scale. (Images are links to products on Amazon)

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Fury

The war time drama starring Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman and many more soldiers,.

Amazon claims this to be a “#1 Best Seller in Drama Blu-ray Discs.” It probably is this week.

[7.8]{4.2}
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The Judge

Starring:Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall and they were Directed by David Dobkin.

[7.5]{4.5}
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Henry V (1989)

Starring Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi and also Directed by Kenneth Branagh.

This looks to be one of Branagh’s first directing gigs that led him down the successful path he’s been on of late. Since then he’s been in or directed 40 other movie projects.

[7.8]{4.5}
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