CATEGORIES Movie NewsMoviefone's Blu-ray of the Week "Cloud Atlas" What's it about? Cloud Atlas delves into how the consequences of one's actions can travel farther than we know - through time and space, impacting lives even in the distant future. Why we're IN: Aside from its its all-star cast and dynamic action, Cloud Atlas has a plot that will put your brain through the wringer.
Moviefone's New Release of the Week "Back to 1942" What's it about? Starring Adrian Brody, this film portrays the Henan Province famine of 1942 against the backdrop of a war-torn China at a time when the country was partially occupied by Japan. Why we're IN: Filmmaker Feng Xiaogang is considered to be one of the greats, which is enough to get our attention, but Best Actor Oscar Award winner Adrian Brody gives this dark epic extra appeal.
New on DVD & Blu-ray "Frankie Go Boom" What's it about? A promisingly hilarious cast including Chris O'Dowd and Lizzy Caplan portrays misadventures in deeply dysfunctional brotherly love and the consequences of uploading humiliating footage to the internet. In or Out: IN.
"A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III" What's it about? Roman Coppola directs Charlie Sheen, Bill Murray, an afro-and-beard-sporting Jason Schwartzman and the lovely but deadpan as ever Aubrey Plaza in a bizarre romantic comedy. In or Out: IN.
"Liz & Dick" What's it about? Lindsay Lohan plays Elizabeth Taylor in this made-for-TV biopic focused on Taylor's well-publicized romance with Richard Burton, played by Grant Bowler. In or Out: OUT.
"Leonie" What's it about? The true life story of writer Leonie Gilmour as she follows her lover, a famous Japanese poet, from America to Japan, portrayed by Emily Mortimer, Christina Hendricks and Shido Nakamura. In or Out: IN.
"Texas Chainsaw" What's it about? The grisly saga of remakes and sequels based on the 1974 slasher flick The Texas Chainsaw Massacre gets another update. Not recommended for the faint of heart or for those capable of empathy. When will the killing stop?! In or Out: OUT.
New to Blu-ray "3:10 to Yuma" - The Criterion Collection (1957)