DVD/Blu-ray releases for March 26, 2013.
Killing Them Softly
In The Assassination of Jesses James by the Coward Robert Ford director Andrew Dominik’s crime thriller, enforcer Jackie Cogan (Brad Pitt) is called in after three robbers accidentally crash a mob-related card game. Killing Them Softly also stars Ray Liotta, James Gandolfini, and Jack Reacher’s Richard Jenkins.
In his Oscar-winning Best Actor performance, Daniel Day-Lewis portrays America’s 16th president Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War and his struggle to change the U.S. constitution in order to abolish slavery. Steven Spielberg directs the biographical drama, which also features Sally Field, David Strathairn, Tommy Lee Jones, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
Things go awry when Artie (Billy Crystal) and Diane (Bette Midler) agree to watch over three grandkids whose parents are out of town. You Again director Andy Fickman’s generational comedy also stars Marisa Tomei.
This Japanese animated biography tells the story of artist Yoshihiro Tatsumi, a manga artist credited with starting the alternative manga style called gekiga.
To the Arctic
Meryl Streep narrates this breathtaking documentary that follows a mother polar bear living in the Arctic with her two cubs.