New on DVD/Blu-ray: The Awakening, Cold Light of Day, Downton Abbey: Season 3, Hotel Transylvania, Paranormal Activity 4
DVD/Blu-ray releases for January 29, 2013.
Florence Cathcart (The Town’s Rebecca Hall) lives in post-World War One England and helps the government uncover hoaxes. When she is sent to a boarding school to look into a mysterious “ghost” haunting the students, Florence uncovers much more than expected. The Awakening also stars The Wire’s Dominic West and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1’s Imelda Staunton.
Cold Light of Day
Bruce Willis and Sigourney Weaver star in JCVD director Mabrouk El Mechri’s action-thriller about a family that is kidnapped while vacationing in Spain and held ransom until a specific briefcase is recovered.
Downton Abbey: Season 3
This British period drama centres around the Crawley family and their hired help. Downton Abbey features Maggie Smith, Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Michelle Dockery, and more.
Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Fran Drescher, Selena Gomez, and Steve Buscemi lend their vocal talents to Hotel Transylvania, an animated family film about a high-end resort owned by Dracula. Many monsters, including Frankenstein and werewolves, are guests at the hotel; however, when a human boy (voiced by Andy Samberg) drops by—and takes a liking to Dracula’s teenage daughter Mavis—the world of Hotel Transylvania is turned upside down.
Paranormal Activity 4
The fourth installment in this horror franchise details strange events after a mysterious woman and child move into a suburban neighbourhood.