By Heather Turk
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (Action, Adventure, Fantasy)
Witness the mind-bending alternate realities of the multiverse when Marvel Studios’ “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” debuts on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD Tuesday, July 26, from Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The film is also now available on all major digital platforms and streaming on Disney+.
When the MCU unlocks the Multiverse, Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) must enlist help from old and new allies as he traverses mind-bending and dangerous alternate realities in order to confront a surprising adversary.
Bonus features include a brief gag reel of the cast breaking character and dealing with technical difficulties on set; three deleted scenes, including two extended scenes with Bruce Campbell as the Pizza Poppa; an audio commentary with director Sam Raimi, co-producer Richie Palmer and writer Michael Waldron; and three behind-the-scenes featurettes. “Method to the Madness” features various crew members and Marvel employees discussing their love of Sam Raimi and all of the details in the film that make it quintessentially Raimi; “Introducing America Chavez” focuses on America’s humble beginnings in the comics and the complications her character’s unique powers present for the future of the MCU; and “Constructing the Multiverse” dives into the challenges that Waldron faced in creating the twisting and turning story of “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.”
The Lost City (Comedy, Adventure, Action)
Discover thrilling adventure, fabled treasure and epic laughs when “The Lost City” finds its way home on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD Tuesday, July 26, from Paramount Home Entertainment. The film is also now available on Digital and streaming on Paramount+.
Loretta Sage’s (Sandra Bullock) novels are filled with ancient tombs and daring adventures, but that doesn’t mean she’s prepared for them in real life. When she is kidnapped by an eccentric billionaire (Daniel Radcliffe) to locate a legendary lost city, Loretta’s handsome cover model, Alan (Channing Tatum), sets off on a heroic but hapless rescue mission. Thrust into an epic thrill-ride through the jungle, the unlikely pair must work together to survive the elements — and survive each other — to find the city’s fabled treasure before it’s lost forever.
Fans can enjoy “The Lost City” from the comfort of their own home with more than 50 minutes of fun-filled bonus content, including bloopers, deleted scenes and seven behind-the-scenes featurettes. Take a trip to the movie’s exotic Dominican Republic filming location and find out how the crew dealt with heavy rain and mosquitos; see how the incredible action set pieces and crazy stunts were filmed; discover the story behind Loretta’s eye-catching purple sequin jumpsuit; meet the film’s bad guys; and more.
“The Lost City” DVD includes the feature film in standard definition.
A film by Anne Fontaine, “Nathalie…” is now available on Blu-ray and DVD from Cohen Film Collection.
Fanny Ardant, Emmanuelle Béart and Gérard Depardieu star in this story of an unusual love triangle. When Catherine’s husband is unfaithful, she doesn’t want revenge — she’s curious. She wants to share the experience, but in secret, so she hires an elite prostitute to seduce her husband and report back to her. Catherine’s desire to remain in control of the situation is soon tested by other desires.
“Nathalie…” is in French with English subtitles.
Paid in Blood (Action, Crime, Thriller)
“Paid in Blood” hits Digital on Tuesday, July 26, from Well Go USA Entertainment. The action-packed South Korean crime thriller is also now streaming on the martial arts streaming service Hi-YAH!
When a powerful crime ring starts construction on the largest casino in all of Asia, the group is challenged by a young, vicious gangster (Jang Hyuk) from Seoul who will stop at nothing to gain power. In a desperate attempt to stop the newcomer’s plot to kill his way to the top, the gang’s leader declares all-out war on the man and his followers.
Written and directed by Yoon Youngbin, “Paid in Blood” stars Jang Hyuk (“The Swordsman”), Yoo O-Seong (“Beat,” “Champion,” “Spy”), Park Seong-geun (“Stranger,” “Into the Ring”), Oh Dae-hwan (“Deliver Us From Evil,” “Veteran,” “The Great Battle”), Lee Hyun-kyun (“To All the Guys Who Loved Me”) and Shin Seung-hwan (“Vagabond,” “The Battleship Island,” “Veteran”).