New on DVD/Blu-ray: The Dark Knight Rises, The Falls, Hope Springs, The Odd Life of Timothy Green, Silent Night
DVD/Blu-ray releases for December 4, 2012
The Dark Knight Rises
For the final installment in his Batman trilogy, director Christopher Nolan assembles a cast that includes Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Anne Hathaway, Marion Cotillard, Morgan Freeman, and Michael Caine. In The Dark Knight Rises, Bruce Wayne reluctantly dons the batsuit in order to protect Gotham City from terrorist leader Bane.
Young Mormon men RJ Smith (Nick Ferrucci) and Chris Merrill (Benjamin Farmer) find themselves falling in love during a year-long mission in Portland, Oregon. Tandem Hearts writer-director Jon Garcia’s drama had its Canadian premiere at the 2012 Vancouver Queer Film Festival.
Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones play a married couple, who after 30 years together, try to find ways to perk up the relationship. Marley & Me director David Frankel’s romantic-comedy also features Steve Carell as the couple’s marriage counselor.
The Odd Life of Timothy Green
In this Disney family movie, Jennifer Garner and The Thing’s Joel Edgerton play a childless couple who are forced into parenthood when a magical, pre-adolescent boy appears in their home one night.
In a small Midwestern town, a murderous Santa Claus is on the loose on Christmas Eve. Sin City’s Jaime King, A Clockwork Orange’s Malcolm McDowell, and Final Destination’s Brendan Fehr star in Under the Bed director Steven C. Miller’s holiday horror flick.