New to Own: Week of February 24, 2014

See the titles new on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video this week.
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1.
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
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When Dr. Jane Foster gets cursed with a powerful entity known as the Aether, Thor is heralded of the cosmic event known as the Convergence and the genocidal Dark Elves. (112 mins.)
Director: Alan Taylor
“  Buy now on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video. ” - IMDb Editors
 
2.
Gravity (2013)
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Two astronauts work together to survive after an accident which leaves them alone in space. (91 mins.)
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
“  Buy now on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video. ” - IMDb Editors
 
3.
Nebraska (2013)
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An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize. (115 mins.)
Director: Alexander Payne
“  Buy now on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video. ” - IMDb Editors
 
4.
Adventure Time (2010 TV Series)
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A human boy named Finn and adoptive brother and best friend Jake the Dog, protect the citizens of the Land of Ooo from foes of various shapes and sizes. (11 mins.)
“  Buy the Complete Third Season now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb Editors
 
5.
Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
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Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire and to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adèle grows, seeks herself, loses herself, and ultimately finds herself through love and loss. (180 mins.)
“  Buy the Criterion Collection Edition now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb Editors
 
6.
Muscle Shoals (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that celebrates Rick Hall, the founder of FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and the signature sound he developed in songs such as "I'll Take You There", "Brown Sugar", and "When a Man Loves a Woman". (111 mins.)
“  Buy now on DVD, Blu-ray and Amazon Instant Video. ” - IMDb Editors
 
7.
The Middle (2009 TV Series)
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The daily mishaps of a married woman and her semi-dysfunctional family and their attempts to survive life in general in the town of Orson, Indiana. (22 mins.)
“  Buy Season Four now on DVD and Amazon Instant Video. ” - IMDb Editors
 
8.
Pulling Strings (2013)
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After a night of drinking, Rachel, a diplomat working in Mexico City finds her world turned upside down after she's saved by Alejandro, a Mariachi singer whose visa was rejected the day before - by Rachel. (111 mins.)
Director: Pitipol Ybarra
“  Buy now on DVD. ” - IMDb Editors
 
9.
Mr. Nobody (2009)
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A boy stands on a station platform as a train is about to leave. Should he go with his mother or stay with his father? Infinite possibilities arise from this decision. As long as he doesn't choose, anything is possible. (141 mins.)
“  Buy now on DVD and Blu-ray. ” - IMDb Editors
 
10.
The Crash Reel (2013 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Fifteen years of verite footage show the epic rivalry between half-pipe legends Shaun White and Kevin Pearce... (108 mins.)
Director: Lucy Walker
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11.
Twice Born (2012)
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A mother brings her teenage son to Sarajevo, where his father died in the Bosnian conflict years ago. (127 mins.)
“  Buy now on DVD and Amazon Instant Video. ” - IMDb Editors
 
12.
Adventures of the Penguin King (2012 Documentary)
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Rex, a young King Penguin, has been away from his home for three years, learning to hunt in the deep oceans, but now he's back - in Penguin City. His mission: to find a mate, settle down and raise a chick - to become a true Penguin King. (77 mins.)
Stars: Tim Allen
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13.
The Wait (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Two sisters decide to keep their deceased mother in their home after being informed that she will come back to life. (96 mins.)
Director: M. Blash
“  Buy now on DVD. ” - IMDb Editors
 
14.
Detroit Unleaded (2012)
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An ambitious Lebanese-American youth is forced to take over his family's gas station after his father's death. (93 mins.)
Director: Rola Nashef
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15.
The Wedding Pact (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
Two best friends in college Mitch and Elizabeth make a pact that if in ten years after graduation they are both not married they will marry each other... (91 mins.)
Director: Matt Berman
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16.
You Will Be My Son (2011)
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A story that focuses on the problematic relationship between Paul Marseul, owner of a prestigious vineyard in Saint Emilion and his son... (102 mins.)
Director: Gilles Legrand
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17.
Hank: 5 Years from the Brink (2013 Documentary)
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For three weeks in September 2008, one person was charged with preventing the collapse of the global economy... (85 mins.)
Director: Joe Berlinger
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18.
Dark Tourist (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A psychological-thriller in the haunting tradition of films like Taxi Driver and Monster, The Grief... (84 mins.)
Director: Suri Krishnamma
“  Buy now on DVD and Amazon Instant Video. ” - IMDb Editors