Five new movies, one acclaimed TV series, and three returning fan favorites hit redbox kiosks today!
Here’s the story on the latest arrivals:
I think the DVD cover says it all: Jeff is a BIG-TIME loser. A walking mess from the Upper East Side of Manhattan (that’s Gossip Girl territory!), he needs someone to help him get it together. Enter Lynn—a gold-digger who has many reasons to give (the well-off) Jeff the push he needs.
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Starring: Seann William Scott, Gretchen Mol, Jeff Garlin, Paul Scheer, Deidre O’Connell
Reserve a copy of American Loser
Based on heartbreaking true events, this faith-based drama follows a high school football player after he returns to the field following his brother’s death. He motivates his team to a winning season in his brother’s honor.
Starring: Ryan Merriman, Aidan Quinn, Andie MacDowell, Stacy Earl, Michael Harding
Reserve a copy of The 5th Quarter
For Ritchie Wheeler, “Skateland” is more than just a local roller rink… it’s a fading symbol of friendship and good times. Now everything’s changing and the only thing Ritchie can hang on to is his budding romance with the sweet and beautiful Michelle (better known as Alice from the Twilight films). But one fateful night will force Ritchie to face the future and make the most important decision of his life.
Starring: Shiloh Fernandez, Ashley Greene, Heath Freeman, Brett Cullen, Haley Ramm
Reserve a copy of Skateland
Bring on the zombies! This critically acclaimed, award-winning TV series follows police officer Rick Grimes, who awakens in a hospital to find the world he knew gone—ravaged by a zombie epidemic of apocalyptic proportions. Nearby, on the outskirts of Atlanta, a small encampment struggles to survive as “the dead” stalk them at every turn. Can Rick and the others hold onto their humanity as they fight to live in this terrifying new world? And, amidst dire conditions and personal rivalries, will they ultimately survive one another?
Genre: TV Series, Horror, Drama
Starring: Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Jeffrey De Munn
Reserve a copy of The Walking Dead (Season 1)
A redbox exclusive!
A young farmer’s son inherits a strange talking cat with magical boots. With his cunning wit, Puss helps the boy win the heart of the princess while also battling devious suitors who are after the throne.
Genre: Animated, Kids, Family
Featuring the voices of: William Shatner (BEST VOICE EVER), Yolande Moreau, Louise Wallon, Arthur Deschamps, Jean-Claude Bolle-Redat
Reserve a copy of The True Story of Puss ‘n Boots
When all of Sid’s friends come over for a play date, they quickly put their science minds together and decide to throw a show in the backyard. They each take turns rocking out as they sing their favorite science songs for a very appreciative audience of Mom, Dad, and Zeke.
Genre: Animated, Kids, Family
Featuring the voices of: Drew Massey, Julianne Buescher, Victor Yerrid, Donna Kimball, Alice Dinnean
Reserve a copy of Sid the Science Kid: Sid’s Sing Along
And don’t miss these three returning favorites:
- Footloose: Prepare for the remake (which hits theaters October 14) by watching the toe-tappin’ original, starring Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Sarah Jessica Parker, and lots of other famous faces you’ll recognize!
- Striking Distance: Here’s Sarah Jessica Parker again, starring alongside Bruce Willis in this action-thriller about a cop tracking a serial killer who might just be a fellow officer.
- Hocus Pocus: What is going on?!? Sarah Jessica Parker is in this one, too! Get in the mood for Halloween with SJP, Bette Midler and Kathy Najimy in this bewitching comedy.