DVD Releases: August 2017 (New Zealand)

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August 2, 2017 best movies on dvd and blu-ray

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Fast and Furious 8 is a 2017 action movie released on dvd on 11 July, 2017.
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Now that Dom (Vin Diesel) and Letty (Michelle Rodriguez) are on their honeymoon, Brian and Mia have retired from the game, and the rest of the crew has been exonerated, the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a my...
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Going in Style is a 2017 black/white, comedy, crime movie released on dvd on 1 August, 2017.
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Lifelong buddies Willie (Morgan Freeman), Joe (Michael Caine) and Al (Alan Arkin) decide to buck retirement and step off the straight-and-narrow for the first time in their lives when their pension fund becomes a corporate casualty. Desperate to...
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The Zookeeper's Wife is a 2017 biography, drama, war movie released on dvd on 4 July, 2017.
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A true story about the Warsaw Zoo keepers couple Jan (Johan Heldenbergh) and Antonina Żabiński (Jessica Chastain), who saved many human and animal lives during World War II by hiding them in animal cages....

August 9, 2017 best movies on dvd and blu-ray

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Get Out is a 2017 black/white, mystery, thriller movie released on dvd on 23 May, 2017.
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Now that Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and his girlfriend, Rose (Allison Williams), have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of dating, she invites him for a weekend getaway upstate with Missy and Dean. At first, Chris reads the family's overly acc...
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A Dog's Purpose is a 2017 drama, family movie released on dvd on 2 May, 2017.
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drama, family 2017 film
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A devoted dog (Josh Gad) discovers the meaning of its own existence through the lives of the humans it teaches to laugh and love. Reincarnated as multiple canines over the course of five decades, the lovable pooch develops an unbreakable bond wi...

August 10, 2017 best movies on dvd and blu-ray

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Drone is a 2017 thriller movie released on dvd on 4 July, 2017.
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A drone pilot (Sean Bean) involved in a deadly, covert mission overseas must confront the reality of his actions when a mysterious man seeking revenge holds his family hostage....

August 16, 2017 best movies on dvd and blu-ray

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BIG
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John Wick: Chapter 2 is a 2017 action movie released on dvd on 13 June, 2017.
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Legendary hitman John Wick (Keanu Reeves) is forced back out of retirement by a former associate plotting to seize control of a shadowy international assassins' guild. Bound by a blood oath to help him, John travels to Rome where he squares off...
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BIG
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Alien: Covenant is a 2017 horror, sci-fi movie released on dvd on 15 August, 2017.
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horror, sci-fi 2017 film
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Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, members (Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup) of the colony ship Covenant discover what they think to be an uncharted paradise. While there, they meet David (Michael Fassbender), the synthet...
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King Arthur: Legend of the Sword is a 2017 action, adventure, fantasy movie released on dvd on 8 August, 2017.
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The young Arthur (Charlie Hunnam) runs the back passages of Londonium with his crew, not knowing his royal lineage until he grabs Excalibur. Instantly confronted by the sword's influence, Arthur is forced to make up his mind. Joining the rebell...
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Snatched is a 2017 action, comedy movie released on dvd on 8 August, 2017.
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After her boyfriend dumps her on the eve of their exotic vacation, impetuous dreamer Emily Middleton (Amy Schumer) persuades her ultra-cautious mother, Linda (Goldie Hawn) to travel with her to paradise. Polar opposites, Emily and Linda realize ...
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Table 19 is a 2017 dramedy movie released on dvd on 13 June, 2017.
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Ex-maid of honor Eloise (Anna Kendrick) - having been relieved of her duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text - decides to hold her head up high and attend her oldest friend's wedding anyway. She finds herself seated ...
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Temps is a 2016 romcom movie .
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Jefferson (Grant Rosenmeyer) is a temp worker. His only career goal is to afford an annual ski trip with his best friend and fellow temp, Curtis (Reid Ewing). When Jefferson falls for co-worker Stephanie (Lindsey Shaw), an ambitious go-getter wi...
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Once Upon a Time in Venice is a 2017 action, comedy movie released on dvd on 15 August, 2017.
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When Steve Ford's (Bruce Willis) beloved dog, Buddy, is stolen by local thugs, he makes a questionable alliance with their devious leader, Spider (Jason Momoa) in order to set things straight and get Buddy back where he belongs....

August 23, 2017 best movies on dvd and blu-ray

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is a 2017 action, sci-fi movie released on dvd on 22 August, 2017.
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Peter Quill and his fellow Guardians are hired by a powerful alien race, the Sovereign, to protect their precious batteries from invaders. When it is discovered that Rocket has stolen the items they were sent to guard, the Sovereign dispatch the...
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Unforgettable is a 2017 thriller movie released on dvd on 25 July, 2017.
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Tessa Connover (Katherine Heigl) is barely coping with the end of her marriage when her ex-husband, David, becomes happily engaged to Julia (Rosario Dawson). Trying to settle into her new role as a wife and a stepmother, Julia believes she has f...
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Their Finest is a 2017 romcom movie released on dvd on 11 July, 2017.
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In 1940, a married woman (Gemma Arterton) and a screenwriter (Sam Claflin) develop a growing attraction while working together on a propaganda film about the evacuation of Allied troops from Dunkirk, France....
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Viceroy's House is a 2017 biography, drama movie released on dvd on 12 December, 2017.
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The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change....

August 30, 2017 best movies on dvd and blu-ray

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Free Fire is a 2017 action, comedy movie released on dvd on 18 July, 2017.
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action, comedy 2017 film
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Set in Boston in 1978. Justine (Brie Larson) has brokered a meeting in a deserted warehouse between two Irishmen and a gang led by Vernon (Sharlto Copley) and Ord (Armie Hammer), who are selling them a stash of guns. But when shots are fired dur...
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The Osiris Child is a 2016 sci-fi, thriller movie released on dvd on 5 December, 2017.
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sci-fi, thriller 2016 film
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Set in a time of interplanetary colonization, Sy Lombrok (Kellan Lutz), a former nurse who is now a drifter with a haunted past, forms an unlikely alliance with Kane Sommerville (Daniel MacPherson), a lieutenant who works for off-world military ...
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Chuck is a 2016 biography, drama, sport movie released on dvd on 15 August, 2017.
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In 1975, heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner (Liev Schreiber) challenges the heavyweight champion, Muhammad Ali (Pooch Hall), for the world Heavyweight title....