New on DVD/Blu-ray: Breathless, Community: The Complete Third Season, Glee: The Complete Third Season, The Hunger Games, Monsieur Lazhar
DVD/Blu-ray releases for August 14, 2012
Val Kilmer, Ray Liotta, and Gina Gershon star in Cellmates director Jesse Baget’s gory comedy-thriller about a Texas woman who is sick of her husband’s criminal acts and brainstorms ways to get rid of him with the help of a girlfriend.
Community: The Complete Third Season
The Soup host Joel McHale leads a cast that includes Chevy Chase in this TV comedy about a diverse group of friends attending a community college in a fictional Colorado town.
Glee: The Complete Third Season
On the third season of TV’s most popular musical-comedy, the glee club at McKinley High perform in episodes including a Michael Jackson tribute, a survey of Latin American pop music, and a production of West Side Story.
The Hunger Games
Jennifer Lawrence stars as Katniss Everdeen, a young woman living in a dystopian society who is thrust into an annual televised competition where participants must fight to the death. Based on Suzanne Collins’ bestselling novel, Seabiscuit director Gary Ross’ action flick will be available on August 18.
In this French-Canadian film, an Algerian immigrant seeking political refuge in Quebec must help a group of young students deal with grief when he replaces a teacher at an elementary school who committed suicide. Writer-director Philippe Falardeau’s drama was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the 2012 Academy Awards.