What’s New at Redbox This Week?

by | Nov 17th, 2011 | 1:57PM | Filed under: DVD Reviews, Movie Lists, Movies, Redbox Insider

Nine new movies and one returning favorite hit Redbox kiosks this week!

Here’s the scoop on the whole lot of ‘em:

Pirates of the Caribbean On Stranger TidesPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

Captain Jack is back! In the fourth installment of the Pirates franchise, Sparrow reunites with a woman from his past and is not sure if it’s love… or if she’s a ruthless con artist using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen Anne’s Revenge, the ship of the formidable pirate Blackbeard, Jack finds himself on an unexpected adventure and isn’t sure who to trust—or fear.

Genre: Action, Adventure

Starring: Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Geoffrey Rush, Ian McShane, Kevin McNally

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Monte Carlo movieMonte Carlo

While on a trip to Paris with her best friend and soon-to-be-stepsister, Grace is mistaken for a British socialite, resulting in all three young women flying to Monte Carlo for a charity ball, auction, and the chance for international romance. However, when a million-dollar necklace goes missing, Grace and her friends must scramble to find it before the auction is ruined and their identities are exposed.

Genre: Comedy

Starring: Selena Gomez, Katie Cassidy, Leighton Meester, Cory Monteith, Andie MacDowell

Reserve a copy of Monte Carlo, on DVD and Blu-ray


Batman Year OneBatman: Year One

When Gotham City is in desperate need of heroes, two men take a stand for justice…but on opposite sides. Bruce Wayne returns home after years abroad to become a crime-fighter, just as honest cop Lt. James Gordon moves to Gotham and finds corruption at every level. When Bruce becomes the masked vigilante Batman, the city explodes as his new nemesis Catwoman, the mob and Gordon all close in.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation

Featuring the voices of: Bryan Cranston, Benjamin McKenzie, Eliza Dushku, Katee Sackhoff, Jon Polito

Reserve a copy of Batman: Year One, on DVD and Blu-ray


Christmas with the KranksChristmas with the Kranks

When their only daughter leaves the family nest, Luther and Nora Krank decide to just skip the holidays and book an island cruise to beat the yuletide blues. But, of course, nothing really goes as planned on their “relaxing” vacation!

Genre: Family, Comedy, Holiday

Starring: Tim Allen, Jamie Lee Curtis

Reserve a copy of Christmas with the Kranks


The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That! Told from the ColdThe Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That! Told from the Cold

In four wintry adventures, The Cat and his friends discover how water can turn into snow, that penguins don’t fly, how bears get ready for a long winter’s nap and ways to dig through the snow.

Genre: Family, Kids, Animated

Featuring the voices of: Martin Short, Jacob Ewaniuk, Alexa Torrington, Rob Tinkler, Tracey Hoyt

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Good NeighborsGood Neighbors

Neighbors Spencer and Louise have bonded over their fascination with a recent string of murders terrorizing their community. When a new tenant named Victor arrives in the building, all three quickly hit it off. However, they soon discover that each of them has their own dark secret. As the violence outside mounts, the city retreats indoors for safety. But the more time these three spend together in their apartment building, the clearer it becomes that what they once thought of as a safe haven is as dangerous as any outside terror they could imagine.

Genre: Drama, Suspense

Starring: Jay Baruchel, Scott Speedman, Emily Hampshire, Anne-Marie Cadieux, Micheline Lanctot

Reserve a copy of Good Neighbors


The Reunion movieThe Reunion

The Cleary brothers take dysfunctional families to a new level. Sam and Leo have grown up hating each other… and neither likes their juvenile kid brother, Douglas, to whom they’ve only recently been introduced. Their father died a rich man and when they’re brought together by their sister Nina to learn which one of them will inherit his fortune, they’re handed an unpleasant surprise: a requirement of the will is that the three estranged siblings go into business together.

Genre: Action

Starring: John Cena, Ethan Embry, Amy Smart, Michael Rispoli, Boyd Holbrook, Gregg Henry

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The Righteous and the WickedThe Righteous and the Wicked

Hobbs, a notorious bandit, gets caught up in a violently competitive hunt for stolen cash when he finds out outlaws have robbed the local bank. While trying to get back what’s his, he must saddle-up to stop these outlaws… leaving whomever stands in his way dead.

Genre: Action, War and Western

Starring: Craig Myers, Justin Tade, William Garberina, Jeremy Owen, Phil Duran

Reserve a copy of The Righteous and the Wicked


2012 Ice Age2012: Ice Age

With just over a month left in 2011, what better time to start fearing 2012?

When a volcanic eruption in Iceland sends a glacier hurtling toward North America, a family struggles to escape the onslaught of the coming ice age.

Genre: Action, Sci-Fi and Fantasy

Starring: Patrick Labyorteaux, Julie McCullough, Ted Monte, Sean C. Cooper, Brandon Slagle

Reserve a copy of 2012: Ice Age


Mask MakerMask Maker

A young couple purchases a 19th century plantation home and invites friends over for the weekend to celebrate. As they dig up the mystery surrounding the death of the former residents, it becomes apparent that the plantation home’s previous owners have not left… and the unlucky youths suddenly find themselves running for their lives.

Genre: Horror

Starring: Nikki Deloach, Stephen Colletti, Anabella Casanova, Ross Britz, Terry Kiser

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Fadies of the CriesFading of the Cries

Jacob, a young man with a mighty sword, saves Sarah from Mathias, a mean and dangerous entity who terrifies the little village they live in. Mathias is looking for a necklace that belonged to Sarah’s uncle. Jacob does his best to protect Sarah, always being followed by demons. When both flee, Sarah starts realizing why she hates her mother and Jacob discovers the secret of his past.

Genre: Action

Starring: Brad Dourif, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Mackenzie Rosman, Elaine Hendrix, Hallee Hirsh

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One Response to “What’s New at Redbox This Week?”

  1. Angel
    Posted on November 19, 2011 at 9:04 am

    Loved “Christmas with the Kranks!” “Good Neighbors” looks good and reminds me of the way S. King puts his people in odd situations.