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New on DVD and iTunes: May 28

What’s new on DVD and iTunes today?

DVD releases are slim today, with just one new release, ‘Dark Skies.’

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Directed by Scott Stewart (Priest, Legion) and starring Keri Russell, ‘Dark Skies’ centers on the Barret family. When this young suburban family begins to encounter a disturbing presence that threatens their safety, they quickly realize that they must take extreme measures to protect themselves.

Dark Skies is also available on iTunes for immediate rental by clicking on the highlighted title above.


New to iTunes:


Identity Thief‘ with Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy finds two of comedy’s rising stars on a cross country battle while Bateman attempts to reign in and bring to justice the woman who has stolen his identity.

The comedy was a surprise hit for director Seth Gordon and also stars Jon Favreau (Iron Man) and Amanda Peet.

Identity Thief (Unrated) is available now on iTunes by clicking the highlighted title above.




A Good Day to Die Hard‘ with Bruce Willis (obviously). Click here for my review. If you liked the original ‘Die Hard’, this latest installment should please fans of the “Blue Collar James Bond” film series.

A Good Day to Die Hard is available to rent on iTunes now by clicking on the highlighted title above.




Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters‘ stars Jeremy Renner (The Avengers) and Gemma Arterton (Quantum of Solace) in a hyper-violent take on the classic tale that finds our brother and sister heroes turning to professional witch slaying as a result of their childhood trauma.

The film also stars Famke Janssen and credits Will Ferrel as one of its producers.

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters is available to rent on iTunes now by clicking on the highlighted title above.