Safe House Ryan Reynolds is a newbie CIA recruit charged with keeping safe a rogue agent who has a target on his back (Denzel Washington) in this thriller. Washington is solid as always. Extras: Making-of, featurettes on the action scenes and rooftop chase sequence and the CIA (DVD/BD); the BD adds more featurettes on the action, the locations, and more.
Win it! We have three (3) copies of the Safe House Blu-ray Combo Pack which includes a Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet discs to watch anytime, anywhere. To enter, type SAFE HOUSE in the comments below and we'll choose a winner at random Sunday, June 10. Winner must be 18, U.S. resident and have valid email or we can't reach you.
John Carter The much-maligned Taylor Kitsch starrer gets a release on 4-disc combo pack which includes the movie in every format you'd ever need: 3D BD, 2D BD, DVD, and digital copy. Extras: "100 Years in the Making" featurette on getting Edgar Rice Burroughs' story to the screen, audio commentary (DVD/BD); the BD adds Disney Second Screen, an interactive John Carter journal; "360 Degrees of John Carter" production details; deleted scenes, director Andrew Stanton commentary; bloopers. A 2-disc combo pack includes the BD and DVD with all their extras.
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island Four years after Josh Henderson and Brendan Fraser went Jules Verne-hunting in Iceland for Journey to the Center of the Earth comes this sequel, which pairs the likeable Henderson with the even more likeable Dwayne Johnson as his stepdad, who tags along on a new adventure to find the kid's long-lost grandfather (Michael Caine) apparently sending coded messages from a mysterious island in the South Pacific. Tiny elephants, giant-bee taxis, a molten gold-spouting volcano and The Rock pec-popping tropical fruit and strumming a banjo all adds up to a silly fun time that kids and parents will happily sit through. Extras: Gag reel, deleted scenes (DVD/BD); the BD adds an interactive featurette on some of the effects, like outrunning a giant lizard.
Act of Valor Navy SEALs take the spotlight in this actionfest about a mission to find a missing CIA operative results in the discovery of a threat to the entire world. Super-secret missions ensue! Extras: Deleted scenes, director commentary (DVD/BD); the BD adds SEAL interviews, featurettes on real-life tactics and weaponry, and more.
New to Blu (Giveaway!)
Few action stars have endured over the years like Chuck Norris, whose three decades in the spotlight spawned movies like the three new this week on Blu-ray: Delta Force, Missing in Action and Missing in Action II. They'll be available for purchase exclusively at Walmart. Want to own them? We have two sets of each BD to give to two lucky winners. To enter, type GO CHUCK! in the comments below and we'll choose a winner at random Friday, June 10. Winner must be 18, U.S. resident and have valid email or we can't reach you.