What’s New at Redbox This Week?

by | Dec 28th, 2010 | 10:15AM | Filed under: Movies, Redbox Insider

Here are today’s new releases! Hold on tight, because we’ve got a double-dose of Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz comin’ your way…

Knight and DayKnight and Day

A rogue agent (Cruise) brings an unwitting accomplice (Diaz) into his dangerous world of global espionage. There will be high-speed chases! There will be stuff blowing up!  There will be hand-to-hand combat and impressive spy kicks! There will be motorcycle chases in the midst of the Running Of The Bulls! (Didn’t see that last one coming, did you?)

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring: Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz, Peter Sarsgaard, Viola Davis, Paul Dano

Available on both DVD and Blu-ray


Resident Evil: AfterlifeResident Evil: Afterlife

The fourth installment in the Resident Evil franchise has Alice continuing to kick Undead butt and take names. Zombies, watch your back! Not even you can hide from Milla, her badass outfits and her many, many guns.

Genre: Action/Adventure, Horror, Sci-fi

Starring: Milla Jovovich

Available on DVD and Blu-ray


Going the DistanceGoing the Distance

After six great weeks together, a couple tries to do the “long-distance thing” while fending off advice from their friends. And yes, “sexting” is involved.

Genre: Comedy, Romance

Starring: Drew Barrymore, Justin Long, Christina Applegate, Jason Sudeikis

Available on DVD


Vampires SuckVampires Suck

From the twisted minds behind Scary Movie comes a spoof of the Twilight franchise! Here’s a film that both Twi-hards and anti-Twilighters can enjoy — does that mean there’s hope for world peace?

Genre: Comedy

Starring: Ken Jeong, Jenn Proske, Matt Lanter

Available on DVD


Legendary AssassinLegendary Assassin

A martial-arts master (and assassin… who’s legendary!) is stranded on an island and becomes the prime suspect in a murder investigation. When in doubt, always blame the assassin, right?

Genre: Action/Adventure

Starring: Wu Jing, Celina Wade

Available on DVD


The Special RelationshipThe Special Relationship

Ever wonder how and why British Prime Minister Tony Blair and U.S. President Bill Clinton became such good buds? Spoiler alert: It’s not because they’re both saxophone enthusiasts.  (And yes, this is the 1,235th time Michael Sheen has portrayed Tony Blair…)

Genre: Drama

Starring: Michael Sheen, Dennis Quaid

Available on DVD


Vanilla SkyVanilla Sky

What in the heck is going on? Is everything really as it seems? Those are just some of the questions Tom Cruise is asking himself — and you will be, too — in this trippy psychological thriller from Cameron Crowe (which is a remake of the Spanish film Open Your Eyes).

Genre: Drama, Romance, Suspense, Redbox Replay

Starring: Tom Cruise, Cameron Diaz, Penélope Cruz, Jason Lee, Kurt Russell

Available on DVD

5 Responses to “What’s New at Redbox This Week?”

  1. dave stein
    Posted on December 28, 2010 at 11:47 am

    i think most of the movies that have come out recently, including this week’s new ones, are terrible. It’s just my opinion, but I won’t watch them. Salt was ok,the trial was ok the children are all right was fair. Not enough drama, thrillers out, without the espionage side.

    • Currently 4/5 Stars
    Posted on December 28, 2010 at 6:20 pm

    TOny blair is a right winger who does not admit he is one,the only good movie this week is vanilla sky,the rest dumb movies such as knight and day

    • Currently 5/5 Stars
    Posted on January 10, 2011 at 5:49 am

    i liked day and night however reminded me of bird on a wire movie with mel gibson.

    • Currently 3/5 Stars
    Posted on January 18, 2011 at 8:21 pm

    One of Cruise’s lamest flicks.